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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs

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Ridgewood, NJ
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I used to live in Tampa Palms, so this is the hotel that I always use when I come back to Tampa to visit friends. It is off Bruce B. Downs so it is quiet, but there are plenty of restaurants nearby. Check-in was quick, I was told I was being given a complimentary fridge (I love having a fridge...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Me and my husband picked this hotel based off my TripAdvisor app. We had spent the day at Busch Gardens and needed a place to sleep before heading to Fort Lauderdale the next morning. When we arrived, Judy at the front desk (I think that was her name?) was AMAZINGLY welcoming. We were offered cold drinks and an efficient check-in...

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Auburn, Alabama
Reviewed 8 July 2013

This Hotel has a great friendly staff! Willing to go above the usual. We had booked through Busch Gardens and they put us in a normal double room for a week, we told the manager we needed a fridge....And She up- graded us to a Suitte at no charge. WOW ,.it was very nice. The hot breakfast was good to...

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Lehigh Acres, Florida
Reviewed 7 July 2013 via mobile

We got away for a little post baby get away! We enjoyed our stay here great staff. Good free breakfast and ice cream treats each night! My husband and I enjoyed a nice quiet lounge by the pool. We also enjoyed the nice comfy bed and catching up on our sleep!

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Lutz, Florida, United States
Reviewed 5 July 2013

I love staying here. George Sandona, the manager, is wonderful! He is so serious about making your stay enjoyable, he has his cell number posted in the elevators to call ANYTIME there is an issue. The staff are so kind and courteous and helpful. I am part of a quilting group that meets about 5 times a year for a...

1Thank Eileen Sands R
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 9 June 2013

This hotel is not bad but they are in full construction mode; the lobby is closed; the halls are a mess and while they are in the process of such a big job, they should have closed. I would simply select another option while this remodeling is being done.

6Thank TWGeorge
georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear TW, I am so sorry to hear that our remodeling was disruptive to your stay. We have worked very hard to limit guest exposure, but I understand that the lobby remodel was impossible to ignore during certain parts of the process. I am happy to let you know that this phase will be complete by the end of the...

Ithaca, NY
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The rooms were just beautiful and spotless, even though the hotel lobby was undergoing renovations. I was given a fourth floor junior suite, a free upgrade that I did not even request! I felt completely pampered. Free ice cream in the evening, extensive tv satellite channels, incredible and friendly service, a great breakfast.... I did not use the pool, but...

3Thank Garden-Cats
Fayetteville, Georgia
Reviewed 26 May 2013 via mobile

We were passing through and getting kind of tired, so we pulled off I-75 and found this Holiday Inn Express. I knew it was highly rated, so we decided to give it a try. The hotel was great. We had a nice and clean room. Beds were comfortable, and we enjoyed the breakfast a lot. Location was great. Right off...

2Thank Caleb J
Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Location: quiet, away the busy highway; Starbucks and a movie theater are within walking distance; Flatwoods Park and Lettuce Lake offer walking trails nearby. Friendly desk staff gave us directions to parks and to a Vietnamese restaurant. The room was fine, with a comfortable bed and wi-fi. Breakfast was OK, though fresh fruit was in short supply. At check-in, we...

3Thank CascadeSalem
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear CascadeSalem, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with your valuable feedback. We certainly do our utmost to make your stay comfortable and pleasant, so we are very pleased to note that you were satisfied with the level of service, facilities and the location of the hotel. It encourages our team members to work even harder and...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Holiday Inn is a great place to stay, good service and good food in nearby restaurants. Went to the pier to catch a cruise and parked at a Premier Parking location on Brush street. Do not park at any of the Premier Parking location. An employee ran over our luggage in another car and destroyed the contents inside and they...

4Thank donloeffler
georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Don, Thanks for your compliments about our hotel and location. We do offer the ability to avoid the terminal parking by leaving your car at the hotel (free). We'll assist you in scheduling a private car to the port. It's a few dollars more than terminal parking, but the service and peace of mind are probably worth it, considering...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Find out why New Tampa is the 'Place To Be' The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is closest in New Tampa to Busch Gardens and University of South Florida (USF). This beautiful Hotel & Suites is located in the pristine 'New Tampa' area of Tampa and is easy to get to at I-75 exit 270. The hotel is close to everything; yet it is nestled in a peaceful nature preserve area. New Tampa is exciting, clean, fresh and new with over 15 restaurants and 5 golf courses. From the hotel you can walk to the new 20 screen movie theater, restaurants and shopping.This Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is recognized as having one of the best guest service ratings of any hotel in the country. It features a heated outdoor pool with lushly landscaped grounds, free high-speed Internet access in all rooms, wireless access in public areas, a business center, fitness center and the hotel s own putting green. The 27 suites also include a wet bar and 47" TV's. Executive suites & presidential suites feature Jacuzzi tubs, glass enclosed showers and multiple TV sets. This is the closest Express in New Tampa to Busch Gardens, USF-University of South Florida, DTCC, T-Mobile, USAA, Verizon, Coca-Cola, Achieve Global, Washington Mutual, JLM Industries, Telecom Park, Hidden River, Highwoods Preserve, Museum of Science & Industry, Moffitt Cancer Center and more. Pets under 35lbs are allowed in a limited number of guest rooms with a $50 deep clean fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs

Address: 8310 Galbraith Rd, I-75 (exit 270) at Bruce B Downs Bl., Tampa, FL 33647-1721
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: ₹ 7,967 - ₹ 11,660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
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#16 Business Hotel in Tampa
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“Top floor away from the elevator tends to be more quiet”
MBVPHASE6, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If it's raining do not stay in the room right by the carport in the front because the metal roof is very loud.”
Dmitriy1987, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I recommend the suite. Nice to have a separate room to lounge and a jacuzzi for relaxing”
heil222, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just enjoy if you don't like anything they will address it they are that good.”
Babesb79, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid being by any ground floor exits as these doors slam and some people leave early.”
sandie954, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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