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Reviewed 20 February 2014

Despite the renovations and cleaning of the building I had a wonderful two night stay at this property, And regardless of some of the reviews I had no problems at all. Upon arrival I was greeted by the front desk clerk despite her helping someone already. The check in process went smoothly. I was assigned a room in the front...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments out the Holiday Inn Express & Suites! We really appreciate the feedback and the staff were so excited you mentioned them. The entire staff takes great pride in our hotel and I’m thrilled to know that our guests can see that in their actions! Junelle Samblanet, GM

Logansport, Indiana
Reviewed 18 February 2014

My husband and I are IHG platinum members and usually have nothing but good things to say about most IHG hotels, however this was awful from the start. We had booked online for a 4 night stay. Due to weather issues we didn't arrive on time, I called the hotel and advised them that we would be in at 8:00...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

We are sorry we were unable to provide you with the quality of amenities and service you deserved during your recent stay. We apologize for the issues you encountered with your check-in. We are currently going through a complete renovation to improve our property and hope you will consider giving us a second chance if you return to the area....

little staughton u.k.
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We started our 18 night holiday in The Holiday Inn Express Rocky Point and it was our best overall stay. The desk and breakfast staff were very helpful and friendly, the rooms large and clean, the breakfast varied and well stocked, the make your own pancake machine was great, the wi fi the best of all of our hotels and...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we can’t wait to have you join us again soon. Junelle Samblanet, GM

Burlington, VT
Reviewed 11 February 2014

I normally really enjoy Holiday Inn Express hotels. Never had a bad experience since the brand reinvented itself as a high end, moderately priced chain. This location, however, is in dire need of help

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about our hotel property. I apologize for not meeting your expectations. Our hotel is being completely renovated. I do hope you will give us another opportunity in the future so we can exceed your expectations when you return. Thank you for staying with us. Junelle Samblanet, GM

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2014

Located in a nice location. Pleasant helpful staff. Lovely clean large room. Really good breakfast with great variety. Would really recommend this hotel. Stayed for five nights and would definitely stay again.

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking the time to compliment us on our accommodations, amenities and helpful staff. We are grateful for your patronage and hope we can host you again when you return to Tampa in the future. Junelle Samblanet,GM

Fremont, Nebraska
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We have used Rocky Point Holiday Inn for our pre-cruise hotel twice already and have found it to be an excellent spot for access to everything around Tampa, St. Pete and Clearwater. Staff was friendly and courteous.

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and accommodating staff. We hope to see you again in the near future! Junelle Samblanet, GM

Moosomin, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We stayed here overnight on the front and back of our 7-day NCL cruise, and highly recommend this hotel for anyone doing the same. Took the shuttle from the airport, then to and from the cruise terminal; it was fast and prompt each time. The hot breakfast was very good; it had a good choice of items, and provides a...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking the time to compliment us on our accommodations, amenities and helpful staff. We are grateful for your patronage and hope we can host you again when you return to Tampa in the future. Junelle Samblanet

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 January 2014

The hotel is located in a resort-like area with lots of cool restaurants for adults within walking distance. Bahama Breeze has a really nice atmosphere as well as Logan's Beach and Whiskey Joe's (which are all just a short walk away). Ben T. Davis Beach is a nice small private beach area that is awesome for the whole family (and...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Dear ConDZ, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. We always enjoy great feedback and hearing that our guests had a great stay. We sure hope to see you back with again very soon. Thank you again...

Kanata, Ontario
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We arrived two days early for our cruise and first night was a little noisy due to a National Cheerleading convention in town. Shower pressure low but Hotel staff super nice and apologetic about our complaints and second night no noise and good shower. Good variety for the free breakfast. Older hotel but pool was lovely and right on one...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the reviews, we LOVE them! I am please you had such a great time at our hotel and appreciate all of your feedback. We will be doing some updating. We can’t wait until you do come back and see our new look! Junelle Samblanet

Cambridge Springs, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 December 2013

We're in Tampa to stage for an NCL cruise. We were quickly picked up at the airport by the Hotel's free shuttle. On check in we made reservations for the shuttle to the cruise terminal ($10/person). Hotel shows its age, but has the normal HIE amenities. Nice dinner next door at Bahama Breeze followed by drinks on the deck overlooking...

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Scott W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We will be updating our look in the near future and we can’t wait to have you join us again soon. Junelle Samblanet

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Tampa-Rocky Point Island is located 2 miles from Tampa International Airport with complimentary shuttle service from 5 AM - 12 Midnight. Centrally located on the shores of Tampa Bay we are only minutes from Tampa International Airport, Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Westshore Business District and other area attractions. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Tampa-Rocky Point Island features 88 guest rooms with interior corridors. We also provide a complimentary deluxe breakfast bar, 24-hour lobby coffee bar, free Internet access in every room, and free local and 1-800 telephone calls. Our guest rooms all include: two-line speaker telephones with data ports and voice mail, generous desk space with ergonomic chair, 25 inch satellite TV with free HBO, ESPN, CNN, and the Weather Channel. For your dining pleasure, the Bahama Breeze is located right next door. Our hotel also offers complimentary parking as well as a 24-hour exercise room and heated waterfront outdoor pool. Meeting facilities are also available. We warmly welcome Priority Club guests with express check-in and express check-out. Whether your travel is business or pleasure, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Tampa-Rocky Point Island will be your smart stay of choice. Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island

Address: 3025 North Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: €126 - €255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Tampa - Rocky Point Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 88
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