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We usually stay at Hampton Inn Hotels, but there wasn't one near Busch gardens so we opted for the Holiday Inn express. We were not pleased with our room.
I will list the Pros first because that list is shorter:
1. Convenient. We were visiting...More
3 Thank Elaina M
Response from IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 12 June 2015
Dear Elaina M,
Thank you for selecting our hotel for your recent trip to Tampa and for writing such a candid and detailed feedback about your stay. Your review is important to us as it will help us monitor the things we need to improve...More
A great place to stay close to Busch Gardens. Free shuttle. Fine breakfast buffet with a great selection. Soft comfy bed. Spacious rooms. Great staff. Good selection of restaurants nearby. Special offers on day passes. Nice swimming pool. Business suite to print passes bought online.
Our review is as simple as this hotel:
1-Very clean--common areas very attractive, more so than the rooms;
2-Paid more than $200 for a 2-bedroom suite, even though Busch Gardens not busy; suite was cramped;
3-Furnishings in the suite inexpensive, but we did have a...More
Response from IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 13 June 2015
Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post a review of our property. I am glad that you find our beds very comfortable, and our hotel very clean. Let me take this opportunity to apologize for the negative impression...More
We always stay at Holiday Inn Express hotels. Everything at this hotel was very good except the airconditioning. There was some kind of sensor on the tstat that raised the temperature when you were out of the room or sleeping at night. I guess it...More
This hotel was slightly cheaper than others of the same type in the Tampa area because it's not in the best part of town. I was staying for business but if you're traveling to Busch Gardens it's literally across the street. You can see the...More