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The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa

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Kent, Washington, United States
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

As a gold ambassador member always get a one bedroom suite upgrade...mall across the street with shops and restaurants. Gas stations and Walgreens Nearby..restaurant and bar in hotel..was disappointed to learn airport ahuttle does not run until 5am..won't work for a 6am flight so I stay with econo lodge now

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Robb, Thank you for your loyalty to the brand as an Ambassador with IHG. It is sad to read that our transportation methods do not accommodate your needs. We are happy to be a convenient location and hope to see you when your flights permit.

Warwick, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2015

stayed here for one night prior to travelling on to US destination, everything about the hotel is pure decadence and American quality. service, food venue all excellent . however this comes at a price. room exceptional, shulas restaurant provided high end fare for both supper and breakfast. an alround enjoyable curtainraiser to our American adventure.

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Vicki, It is so wonderful to read that your time with us at the InterContinental was a "curtainraiser" to your American Adventure! I am happy you were pleased with the service and food during your time here. Hope you enjoyed your time in the states! -Michelle

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We stayed at this hotel while in town for the Outback Bowl. Below are my observations: Pros: beautiful lobby – friendly and helpful bell staff – updated room decor – comfortable beds and plenty of pillows – great shower head with plenty of pressure – huge floor to ceiling windows – good amenities (in room safe, coffee maker, fridge, bathrobe,...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Your feedback is greatly appreciated with regards to your recent stay with us. We are happy to read about the positive experiences you had with the valet, room décor, shower head pressure, and in-room amenities. We are sorry that your encounter with the toilet and air-conditioning were not up to expectation. Thank you for your review of our hotel. -Michelle

Minneapolis, MN
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We stayed here recently, and really liked it. Bed was very comfortable, rooms were clean and quiet. Shula's Steakhouse and a courtyard lounge right there on property. Many other places to eat within walking distance. Our room looked at the courtyard and was very quiet.

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Steve, Thank you so much for your review of the InterContinental Tampa. It is great to know that you enjoyed your stay with us from the comfy beds to the great location. See you next time! -Michelle

Almere, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Let's start with the positives: There is free parking in a garage around the back of the hotel and staff are friendly. The rooms are somewhat spacious and sleep quality was good. After check-in it took them an hour to get my luggage to my room (even though I had said that I'd do it myself, but they insisted), and...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback of your recent stay with us. It is sad to read that we did not meet your expectations. Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused during your stay. It is great to read that you enjoyed the sleep quality and spacious rooms. Happy New Year -Michelle

Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Picked this hotel because it was near I-275 and centrally located to the activities that we wanted to do while visiting the area. The ease of getting on and off I-275 was a huge plus. We visited places in St. Pete and Busch Gardens, plus it was near the airport. The hotel was clean and well-designed. We utilized valet parking,...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Cary, Thank you for your recent stay with us and your review of the InterContinental Tampa. We are so happy you could take advantage of our great location and spacious rooms. It is wonderful that you were able to enjoy our beautiful city. Our friendly and helpful staff look forward to welcoming you back. -Michelle

Atlanta
Reviewed 26 December 2014

The hotel is sitting in a great location. It has clean rooms and the personal is friendly and professional. We had been here several times. But this time the noise is really bad. We ask 2 times for a room away from the elevators and still got one where we could hear the roar all night long. The rooms in...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

We are grateful for your feedback of your recent stay with us. It is great to read that you enjoyed our location and friendly team. We wish you safe travels in the future.

Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 22 December 2014

We visited Tampa for one night. We stayed at this property due to the great rate we received. Overall the hotel is not bad. It is definitely showing its age. The check-in clerk was very nice, and check-in was quick and easy. The room was decent size and clean. The issues we had were that there was no hot water...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Neil and Christina, It is so great to read that the service you received while you were here was nice and friendly. I am truly sorry for the inconvenience you experienced with regards to your comments about the hot water and ac issues. I will ensure the appropriate department head is aware of the concern. Safe travels through the Holiday...

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Nice hotel clean large rooms, we had a coffee maker in the room, there was a mini bar fridge but you could not use it to store items because you would be charged for mini bar items if they were moved about. Close to a mall and restaurants, but also close to an area lined with strip clubs. Jason at...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Jill, Your kind words about Tammy and Kyle are so wonderful to read! Thank you for your positive comments about the bar and pool areas. We hope to welcome you back on your next trip to Tampa. -Michelle

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Reviewed 18 December 2014

My husband and I stayed there during a trip for my niece's college graduation. The room was very clean, spacious and the bed was extremely comfortable. Staff was very helpful. The hotel has a nice bar with very good service and drinks. We ate at Shula's in the hotel. If you like steak, this is the place to eat. Would...

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Michelle M, Front Office Manager at The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa, responded to this review

Pamela, Congratulations on your niece’s accomplishment! I am so happy that you enjoyed the cleanliness, comfort of the bed and helpfulness of the staff at the InterContinental Tampa. It is wonderful to read you had the opportunity to enjoy Shula’s while you were here. I look forward to your next visit! -Michelle

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  • Pool
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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Shula's Steak House
Shula's Steak House
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Located in the heart of the city, The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa is just minutes from the airport, within walking distance to shopping and centrally located to all area attractions including Busch Gardens, Raymond James Stadium, the Florida Aquarium, the St Pete Times Forum and the beautiful gulf coast beaches. Here is where excellence truly is the standard. The hotel features a rooftop swimming pool with spectacular views of Tampa Bay, complimentary Internet access, a fully-equipped fitness centre, 24-hour in-room dining, 'In the Know' Concierge services and the award winning Shula's Steak House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa

Address: 4860 West Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33609 (Formerly InterContinental Hotel Tampa)
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: ₹ 7,003 - ₹ 14,327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westshore Grand, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Tampa 4*
Number of rooms: 323
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Intercontinental Tampa
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Tampa
#16 Green Hotel in Tampa
#34 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
#41 Business Hotel in Tampa
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