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Sebring, Florida
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great place to stay in Tampa, close to Moffitt Cancer Center. Offers a discount to family members of patients at Moffitt. Great service, clean rooms, and very comfortable beds! Also close to shopping, and not far from the college campus, as well as lots of entertainment available.

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

Thanks for brightening our day with your kind comments. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again when you are in the area.

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 10 October 2016

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Christa was so concerned about providing us with accommodations because we traveled all the way from Melbourne, FL to flee the hurricane. There were no rooms available all along the way. So, she offered the use of your computers to find a room because none were available at La Quinta when we first arrived. However, during the interim, one became...

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

Thank you so much for your feedback! I am so pleased we were able to help you in your time of need. It is our commitment to serve our guests to the best of our abilities and hope to always exceed your expectations. My team and I look forward to providing you with exceptional service in the future for a...

Florida, United States
Reviewed 5 October 2016

carpets should be cleaner, staff is very nice. and helpful breakfast is ok, the look could be a little brighter over all we a fine with our stay, will be stay at this location again, thank you for caring about our stay!

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

Thank you for your review. I am truly sorry for you experiencing an issue with our carpet. I have shared your comments with our maintenance department so they can take care of that issue. Rest assured we will work to improve. We hope you will give us another chance the next time you are in Tampa. Sincerely, Krista S General...

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went to howl o scream at Busch Gardens. Knowing it did not end until 1am and not wanting to make the 2 hour drive home, I looked for a decently priced close hotel. It was perfect for what we needed. Now I'm not one to complain about chipped paint, or a blemish on the wall. What mattered to me...

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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 and for taking the time to share your experience here with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your time at How O Scream Busch Gardens, an that you found our hotel a clean, comfortable and convenient place to stay. We hope you will choose us again the next time you are in...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stayed at La Quinta Inn & Suites on E. Fowler when my family came down together to help my brother move from Virginia. We had a King room and our little dog stayed too....for free! Very comfortable bed with ample supply of pillows. Our room came with a refrigerator, MW, and coffeemaker, standard from what I was told. The AC...

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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 feedback regarding your recent stay. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Your kind comments are very much appreciated. When your travels bring you back to our area please come and visit us again and bring your little dog too. Sincerely, AGarcia Assistant General Manager

Seffner, Florida, United States
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This was not the fanciest hotel I could find but it was the most reasonable. My trip to Tampa was mainly for Busch Gardens and to visit Ybor City. This place is in the perfect location, close to the highway and only blocks from the entrance to Busch Gardens. The rooms are clean and nice. The free breakfast was very...

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

Sean S Thank you for your recent stay at our property and for your kind comments. We hope to see you when you return to the area to visit Busch Gardens and Ybor City. Thanks for brightening our day! AGarcia Assistant General Manager

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Clean rooms and friendly, helpful staff! Our room was ready before check in which made it convenient. Staff was friendly and very helpful. This was our third stay at this same location. Very close to 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 brightening our day! It is great to know your stay with us at the LaQuinta Inn & Suites Tampa USF was as enjoyable as we hoped it would be. I'll be sure to share your feedback with the staff who takes special pride in the upkeep of the rooms and the service to our guests. We're looking...

Reviewed 3 September 2016

I've stayed in many La Quintas, and they all are the same, as far as design and breakfast.....Stayed for a week...breakfast is true continental.... all carbs...the coffee was watered down (coffee machine, that mixes) you have to pull the cup away when the extra water comings out...rather use the coffee in the room.... room was nice and spacious...tub was clogged...

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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 and for taking the time to share your experience here. We are sorry for the issued you encountered and appreciate you taking the time to write about them. Your feedback will help us correct the issues, and together with my staff we will work hard to provide clean rooms and excellent service. We hope...

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 1 September 2016

not only was the in-room coffee pot broken, but the room had Fleas. sadly, i did not discover this until i woke up in the morning, with no coffee and covered in flea-bites. saw an actual flea (i had my kindle on the floor in the dark room trying not to wake up my daughter, and a flea actually jumped...

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

Thank you kindly for your feedback. I have shared your comments with the staff and we truely regret we fell short of our standards during your stay. I would like to better understand the circumstances of your experience. I'm looking forward to chatting with you in the future. Sincerely, Krista S General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • 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 Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6489
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: €87 - €147 (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
La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens) Tampa, Florida
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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