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Chesterfield, Virginia
Reviewed 9 February 2014

We found pills on the floor from previous guest, bugs in the room, and a less than friendly staff when checking who also seems to an unstable computer system. They did not check in guest based on the order of arrival, but instead based on who had a reservation. When making a request to stay near our in-laws that were...

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Please accept my sincerest apologies that your stay was not as you anticipated. We certainly try to insure that every guest stay is a pleasant one that exceeds their expectations but it is apparent that we fell short in your case. For this I truly am...

Reviewed 2 February 2014

The place is nice. The staff is good and very accomdating. I would reccomend this hotel to anyone. The hot tub was broken but they were working on it. The shower was awesome! Had a great time while we were there.

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hotel. It always gives me great joy to hear positive things about our hotel and our staff. Once again Thank You very much. Bob Mucklin General Manager

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 31 January 2014

During the processs of relocating from the west to Tampa, I stayed at this Red Roof almost every night. The rooms were clean and Parul at the front desk was exceptional to work with. She made sure that any issues I had with my rooms were immediately taken care of. For the price, this is a great place to stay...

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our property. So often we hear about the negative and not the positives. I'm so glad we were able to offer you a pleasant stay. I will be sure to pass on your comments to thee staff. Bob Mucklin General Manager

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Aside from the ant problem in our room, our bed was infested with fleas. I'm terrified of what I'm bringing home in my luggage. This hotel is disgusting. I'm informing the health department. There is NOTHING else I can add to this review.

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property. I'm so very you had a bug issue while at our hotel. Please rest assured your problem has been addressed. I'm so very sorry. We try to do everything we can to insure every guest has a pleasurable experience and we seem to have fallen...

gainesville, fl.
Reviewed 17 January 2014

This motel was chosen based location, price, and TA reviews. The overall rating is, in my experience, correct. The room was clean, a bit small (not a big deal for me traveling on a business trip and only needing a place to sleep and shower), and the bed / pillows were comfortable. The price was very reasonable, and the staff...

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your stay. It is very important that our guests tell us about their experience because these comments help us to improve and correct issue's so that another guest does not have an unpleasant experience. Thank you

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 14 January 2014

Worst Red Roof I have ever stayed. The so called smoke-free rooms smell so bad. I actually found a empty cigarette box in the room (Room 215). The front desk person was so rude. I think they have a policy not to greet people, it looked like we were staying there for free. We had booked 2 rooms, my family...

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Hello, I'm so very sorry for your unpleasant experience. We do take our guest satisfaction very seriously. Since becoming a 100% smoke free property a little over a year ago one of our biggest challenges has been trying to get guests to only smoke in the designated smoking areas. This is the first I'm hearing an issue with cold water...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 16 December 2013

This has been a great hotel stay. Wonderful service and I would stay here again. Great breakfast, the rooms are very clean, the staff is very helpful and friendly. I love that security 24 hours a day. Great location because it's close to the theme parks.

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hurst213, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Hello, I just want to Thank You for taking the time to review out hotel. It is always a pleasure to hear that a guest enjoyed their stay as much as you did. Once again Thank You. Bob Mucklin, General Mgr.

Key Largo, Florida
Reviewed 11 December 2013

We were impressed by the comfortable firm mattress, shower, and most of all, by an employee, Antoinette. It was evident at first sight that you are lucky to have such a person on your staff. Her walk was purposeful, ready to do her job. She attended our room several days while we were there; she did a good job, was...

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Bob M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is always pleasant to hear from guest who enjoyed their stay and had good things to remark on about the staff. I'll be sure to share your comments with them. Once again I Thank You

CA
Reviewed 7 December 2013

We were very unsure about the area as we were driving Busich Blvd to try to find a grocery store, There is a local one in close driving distance, but they did not have what we were looking for because they are more of a local meat market. It is with a lot of other hotels by Busch Gardens, if...

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hurst213, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

I'm so very sorry that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. And I'm so very sorry that you had to smell smoke at a location that is !00% smoke free. Once again I apologize. Since going smoke free a little over a year ago our biggest challenge has been trying to prevent guests from smoking in the...

Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

I Agree stay away..... my first impression was Damn... , so when I walked into the office the first thing she tell me was, we dont have that many rooms that I can put you in thats clean, ( now to let you know I didnt check in until after 3pm), because we was booked yesterday and we're short of...

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hurst213, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I’m so very sorry that your stay at our Inn did not meet your expectations. We certainly want your visit to not only meet, but exceed your expectations. I’m so sorry that the cleanliness of the room fell short of your expectation. This is something I will be addressing with the housekeeper that was assigned to clean your...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rodeway Inn

Address: 2307 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612-8407 (Formerly Red Roof Inn Tampa Busch)
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: €59 - €116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Inn Tampa Busch Hotel Tampa
Tampa Red Roof Inn
Rodeway Inn Tampa, Florida
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“Ask for a room in the far corner of the property, away from the pool. The rooms near the pool tend to be the noisiest.”
codyp867, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The best rooms are at another hotel”
donalds722, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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