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

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All reviewsfree ice creambusch gardensice cream at nightmovie theater across the streetfront deskpresidential suitepancake machinethe general managerrecommend this hotelhotel is locatedgreat stayyogurtincluded breakfastthe hotel is cleanminute driveeach morningcomfortable stay
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Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

Reasonable price! Near everything! Excellent customer service! No sweat check in! Excellent breakfast! Clean....cleaner...cleanest! Shld be #1 hotel in Tampa! The room with a feel of good vibes! The staff are always smiling!!!!!!!!!More

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Response from georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. DownsResponded 25 August 2014

Dear Mia, Thank you for the nomination for #1 Hotel in Tampa. Your review leaves me smiling! Our team works tirelessly to provide the best in hospitality. Our best reward is when our guests can feel that commitment. I will be sure to share your...More

Reviewed 20 August 2014

We were in town specifically for Busch Gardens and didn't realize the package we purchased from BG put us at this location until we tried to check in at the wrong hotel. So, unfortunately, this review is a bit skewed as we were most upset...More

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Response from georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. DownsResponded 26 August 2014

Dear Gail, Thank you for the recommendation of our hotel, and the detailed review. We are happy to have served you! We understand that our distance from Busch Gardens may be a challenge, but it is our humble opinion that New Tampa offers the best...More

Reviewed 15 August 2014

We can only echo every other fantabulous review left for this hotel. We stayed here for 3 nights as part of a Busch Gardens package. All the staff were extremely friendly, informative and helpful. We met the VERY lovely George every day, he came to...More

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Response from georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. DownsResponded 26 August 2014

Dear Emma, As far as I'm concerned - you're the famous one! You made it all of the way from Swindon, after all. Seriously, though, it was a pleasure to serve your family and to help scrub that "old Tampa" impression and give to a...More

Reviewed 9 August 2014

Beautiful hotel good staff great drinks clean what else is there. Booked online with hotels.com charged 124 per night got an email from aaa, I'm a member, checked them out 79 bucks same room same night. True story, stay here it's really worth the trouble.More

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Response from georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. DownsResponded 27 August 2014

Dear Alarmed, Thanks so much for staying with us! We are grateful to have earned your 5 Star and your hearty recommendation. It is an honor to have served you and we hope you will be back to see us again soon. Happy Travels, George...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Don't let the word "Express" fool you, this is a TOP NOTCH hotel that takes customer service to the highest level!!!! - upon check in they give you a FREE beer! It was by BDay so they gave me 2 - good breakfast in the...More

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Response from georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. DownsResponded 27 August 2014

Dear Traveler, Thank you for your praise! I am glad that we made your birthday better. Our goal is for every guest to feel the red carpet under their feet on arrival. I am so glad that this was your experience. And a little ice...More

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Laundry Service
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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$131 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Family Hotel in Tampa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
#6 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#16 Business Hotel in Tampa
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$131 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#3 Family Hotel in Tampa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
#6 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#16 Business Hotel in Tampa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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When we were there, the hotel did not offer an airport shuttle. They would put you in touch with commercial shuttle companies, but they were pretty expensive. Contrary to internet listings we saw, the hotel also does not... More
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"Sunny side room are the best!"
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"Pick a different Hotel"
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"The rooms were incredibly quiet for sleeping. Also, some rooms were designated pet friendly."
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"Ask for a room away from foot traffic. The doors are super thin and you can hear everything in the hallway."
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