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La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens

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North Fort Myers, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I will definitely be back to stay at this hotel again! I've stayed here 3 times and each time is great. The closeness to everything is so convenient. Breakfast has alot to offer. Everyone is extremely nice and easy to deal with.

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St. Marys, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed for 3 nights based on location, which is great and availability. It is right across the street from Busch Gardens. It looks as though they've attempted to update the interior decor recently, but these are the worst mattresses we have ever slept on. Parking can be hard to come by. The coffee is "tasteless" according to my husband,...

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Boynton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I should known upon driving up to the facility that something was wrong. I saw people repairing cars in the parking lot. Cars were upon concrete blocks eithno wheels. Then the front desk had a sign that said, "we photo copy your license and keep it on file in case law enforcement comes looking for you." Okay, my senses were...

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General M, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Rosalind, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am very sorry to hear of your negative experience while at our location. This is definitely not the experience we want you to have. It is only through your feedback that improvements are considered and made, to improve our guest's experience. Our hope is that you will give...

Morganton, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I guess you get what you pay for. Old,tired and run down. It was clean. It was very noisy. The location was great, very close to Busch Gardens. We had to walk outside to the breakfast area through a walkway. No signs indicating where it was located.

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General M, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I apologize you had a negative experience at our location. We strive to make each guest comfortable during their stay, and we didn't do that for you. I will share your review with the staff to help us make improvements. I hope you'll give us another chance in the future. Sincerely, Melanie

Coral Springs, FL, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous lobby, convenient location. Rooms nice, but NO closets! You get a small rack in the middle of your room! We only got ONE trash can too. Someone had left food in the fridge before our stay too. Also, we had to go find our own replacement toilet paper. Other than that, not a bad stay.

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Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very thin walls. Our "suite" was the room immediately across from the check in desk, next to the parking lot and we heard staff and guests talking all night long. The bathroom door did not open all the way because the room was somewhat remodeled and the tile was too high for the door to open/close properly. The bathroom sink...

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General M, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens, responded to this review

I am sorry you had this experience. From your description this doesn't match our location. We strive to make each guest comfortable and I would like to get more information about your stay. Can you please reach out to me at the hotel directly. Melanie

Beckley
Reviewed 1 week ago

For this price point, this La Quinta is a great value. Busch Gardens is across the street (lots of amusement park noise) and Lowry Park Zoo is nearby. The furniture may not match and is a bit outdated, but the staff are on top of things, the rooms pool and public areas are clean, stores and food service for dine...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of young kids hanging out in the lobby. Can hear EVERYTHING that goes on outside your room. Nothing fancy. Breakfast is nothing to wrote home about. Bright side, Front desk staff was nice and helpful.

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General M, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and sharing your feedback. It's reviews such as your that help us improve our guest's experience. I'm glad Front Desk was accommodating and helpful. I will share your comments with them. I am truly sorry you had noise issues during your stay. I hope that you will give us a chance to better serve...

sanford, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was in disrepair. Outlets coming out of wall and room had an odor of wet dog. Area around hotel was sketchy at best. No coffee in lobby early in morning. Floors in room was stained and there were holes in the sheets.

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General M, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Kevin, This is definitely not the experience we want you to have when staying with us. I am sorry your room did not meet our usual cleanliness standards. I will share your feedback with our team so this will not happen again in the future. I appreciate your business, and I hope you'll give us another try in the future....

Gilbert, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to find, primarily there to visit Busch Gardens. But the entrance to Busch is on the next major street, so it was probably about a 15-20 minute walk from the hotel to the front of the park. Room was comfortable; large breakfast area and there was also a game room for the kids. The pool was always busy, and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.The La Quinta Inn Tampa Busch Gardens is only a mile from Adventure Islands Theme Parks and Busch Gardens theme park. Other family attractions include the Museum of Science and Industry, Lowry Park, and the Zoo. Ride the trolley at exciting Channelside or partake in the enchanting ni...See moreghtlife at Ybor City. Busch's Family Sports Bar & Grill is adjacent to the property and Yuengling Brewing Company is only a mile. Shopping destinations include University Square Mall and International Plaza. We are two miles from the University of South Florida. Walk from here to Johnson Battery Controls; it's just a mile to Pepsi-Cola, Quest Diagnostics, and Moffit Cancer Center. Find everything you need for an enjoyable stay at the La Quinta Inn Tampa Busch Gardens. We have a sparkling outdoor swimming pool and a game room. There is a guest laundry facility. All of our clean and comfortable rooms include free high-speed Internet access, a 25-inch TV with free cable, pay-per-view movies, Nintendo game system, and more. Enjoy a delicious Free Bright Side Breakfast every morning. Bus parking available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens

Address: 9202 North 30th Street, Tampa, FL 33612
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: ₹ 5,932 - ₹ 9,322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn Tampa Near Busch Gardens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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