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Illinois City, Illinois
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Probably the worst maintained LaQuinta I have ever seen. The staff were as professional and kind as you will find anywhere, but are sattled with a building which (according to employees) LaQuinta is trying to decide whether to demolish and rebuild or completely gut and refurbish. Trim work falling apart in many places... crack in our shower wall let water...

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your stay with us. I would like to apologize for the less than satisfactory state of your room. Since your visit I have focused my maintenance team on repairing damaged trim and inspecting all shower surfaces. We hope that this experience wont keep you from trying us again. If you would like to...

Reviewed 4 December 2016

Room very comfortable. Staff was personable and fun. I especially enjoyed the tropical garden leading to the Pool. It had a little gazebo great for meditation. Hotel had special maps to help me get to my destination, Moffitt Cancer center.

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay at our hotel. We are delighted to hear how you enjoyed the pleasurable service and the amazing gazebo/pool area. We hope that you will once again visit us on your visit to Tampa.

Palm Coast, United States
Reviewed 30 November 2016

everything was great. comfort, cleanliness,quality, friendliness, efficiency. breakfast was nice, everything was clean and kept up. desk clerk very friendly and efficient, fast. Would definitely stay here again but this was not my first time at this particular hotel

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments regarding your stay. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We are even happier to hear that you have stayed with us before and we hope that you continue to choose LaQuinta Inns & Suites for your hotel needs. Thanks again for your kind comments. AGarcia

Reviewed 25 November 2016

We have stayed at this location (hotel) a number of times during the pas 6 yrs. This time we were not to impressed as the nite staff was not friendly. But the morning staff makes up for it as they are happy and helpful. This location needs some updating....breakfast is a good value.

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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Everything we expected. Great room, friendly service personel and great breakfast. our room was large with a king size bed and couch for reading and watching tv. Enjoyed having internet service which was easy to connect to.

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

S3777IMpaulad, Your kind feedback is very much appreciated. My Team and I are so happy to read your kind comments. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we hope that you come and stay with us again soon. AGarcia

Montverde, United States
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My husband and I have stayed at La Quinta Inn in Tampa Florida many times. Our stay has been for medical reasons. He is getting chemo therapy at Moffitt hospital and La Quinta Inn helps the patients there with a discount. We appreciate that very much since we live far and need to stay overnight every time he has the...

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

L2460QQsonias, Thanks for taking the time to submit a review of your recent stay at our hotel. Thank you for choosing to stay at our hotel. We value as a guest and your opinion of our hotel means so much. I am happy that we can provide comfort to you during your medical treatments. Thanks again for your review and...

Bloomington, Illinois
Reviewed 21 November 2016

No shortage of hot water at this place. Spacious room with love seat and comfortable desk. Nice size pool, but no sun after about 3:30pm in mid Nov. Great location to Bush Gardens and USF. Close to 275. Several restaurants, and Winn Dixie close driving distance. Breakfast buffet not much, but good if your in a rush.

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Mike H. Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are all happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry that during your stay in mid Nov you were not able to fully enjoy the Florida Sunshine. Please know that your review has brightened our day like that Florida Sunshine. I hope that...

Merritt Island, Florida
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Manger of facility was Mr. Patel - he was dealing with a Tampa waste water problem, flooded first floor conditions and required evacuation east coast bookings. He demonstrated the best judgements and professional response by Tampa to resolve their cause of this problem and his team cleaning and replacing damages caused, While we may have been delayed in check in...

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Fort Myers, United States
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I use this hotel as I got to Moffitt Cancer Center once a month, it is convenient and you feel welcome. The breakfast buffet is very good and they keep it refilled, rooms are clean and you always feel welcome. I stayed a week with my grand daughter last summer while she was in Busch Gardens camp and she loved...

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Florida
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We live in the area and we were having work done on our house and needed to stay at a hotel for a few days with our doggie. Knowing the area, and after doing some research, we chose this La Quinta. It is across the street from the University of South Florida and close to Moffitt Cancer Center, Busch Gardens,...

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kitkat10410, Thanks for brightening our day with your amazing review of our hotel. The team is happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do strive to make all of our guests have an enjoyable experience at our hotel. We hope to see you again in the near future. Thanks again for the amazing review and feedback....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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 beautiful La Quinta Inn & Suites U.S.F. is newly renovated and located behind Busch Gardens, adjacent to the University of South Florida (host hotel for most USF Sundome functions). There is always plenty to do here: Hard Rock Nightclub at Seminole Casino, Nightlife in Ybor City, Museum of Science and Industry, Florida Aquarium, Adventure Island, Lowry Park Zoo, Florida State Fairgrounds. Don't forget professional sporting events (baseball, football, and hockey). Walk to a variety of great restaurants, or hit the malls (International, University, West Shore). Guests at the La Quinta Inn & Suites U.S.F. are treated with a Free Bright Side BreakfastTM each morning. Enjoy the heated pool and Jacuzzi and 24-hour fitness center. Rooms are spacious and come with free high-speed Internet access and more. We are in north Tampa between I-75 and I-275, just minutes from the area's renowned Hospitals (Veterans, Cancer Center, Shriner's). ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

Address: 3701 East Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL 33612
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: ₹ 6,703 - ₹ 11,060 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
La Quinta Inn And Suites Usf (Near Busch Gardens)
La Quinta Inn & Suites Usf (Near Busch Gardens) Hotel Tampa
La Quinta Tampa
Tampa La Quinta
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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