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La Quinta Inn
Tampa Near Busch Gardens

9202 North 30th St
Tampa, FL 33612
Phone: 1-813-930-6900
Fax: 1-813-930-0563

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NEW! Samsung Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.

The La Quinta Inn Tampa Busch Gardens is only a mile from Adventure Islands Theme Parks and Busch Gardens theme park. Other family attractions include the Museum of Science and Industry, Lowry Park, and the Zoo. Ride the trolley at exciting Channelside or partake in the encha...see more
Amenities & Services
  • Free Bright Side Breakfast™
  • Free High-Speed Internet Access
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Parking
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Pets Welcome
Free Bright Side Breakfast®
  • Waffles
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Bread and muffins
  • Fresh fruit
  • All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
  • Assorted Pastries

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Hotel Details
  • Floors: 3
  • Rooms: 144
  • Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
  • NEW! Samsung Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming
  • Plug-and-Play TV feature makes it simple to connect electronics
  • Free wireless high-speed Internet access
  • Premium Cable Channels
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron with Ironing Board
  • Dataport Phones
  • Voicemail
  • Alarm Clock
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Location
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Rooms
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Service
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Value
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Cleanliness
Most Recent Reviews:
"Questionable hotel guest"
2 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 26, 2014
JohnnyTraveler85 | Bergen, Norway
The rooms was nothing more then tolerable -. However, there was a lot of family drama at the public area. Fighting and shouting in plain sight. The rooms could have used a refurbishment since there was fungus in the rooms.  
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"Very Comfortable"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 26, 2014
Daniel G | West Palm Beach, United States
The beds are very comfortable. While we were there they were having all the carpets cleaned in the hotel so the rooms were very fresh. We were on a family vacation so we had three rooms. The pool was very nice. Hotel staff was wonderful. The only draw back was we were directly across from the elevator and so every smoker in the building seemed to come smoke in front of our room. Other then that the trip was wonderful! It was so close to Busch Gardens we actually walked. I wouldn't however recommend that with small children.  
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"Convenient to Moffitt Cancer Center"
2 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 25, 2014
mmrock | Sarasota, Florida
We stayed here for 4 nights while having treatments at Moffitt. It was very convenient as it is only two miles away maybe less. There are many food options and a pharmacy near by. The positives were the hot tub and pool area, breakfast and the special Moffitt rate for the room. The negatives were finding two live roaches in the room and we were given the room right next to the construction. They are re-doing one on the entry ways and we were woke up before 8am with banging of equipment and men talking right outside our window. When we went to the front desk we were told they were not suppose to jack hammer until 9am. They did move us but that was the room we found the roaches. They do not have Sunsports so if you are a Rays fan bring your radio. The staff were friendly. I think we will being staying somewhere else next time.  
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"Cheap and cheerful"
3 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 25, 2014
PlumberHull | Hull
We stayed 1 night 20th July. It was a handy stop off to visit Busch Gardens on an evening when queues are more user friendly. I booked a room with 2 double beds for 3 adults. On the down side the beds were not at all comfortable or flat! It had a general feeling of being a little grubby and the bathroom had a nasty black mould at floor level of the bath. On the plus side the staff were friendly and helpful, there is a pool, continental breakfast was included, the room had air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, TV, coffee machine, and it is very close to Busch Gardens with free firework display every night. And we only paid $66 which equates to 40.  
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"Hotel Stay"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 24, 2014
Robert T | Tampa
I am Retired Military and this hotel is Great The Staff is very friendly and even remember my name i stay here at least 14 days a month i stay because it is convienent to the VA medical center. The Rooms are clean and fresh they even give me the same room every time im here.  
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Area Attractions & Landmarks
  • University of South Florida, 2 mi.
  • Museum of Science and Industry, 3 mi.
  • Lowry Park and Zoo, 6 mi.
Area Companies & Businesses
  • Johnson Battery Controls, .5 mi.
  • Moffit Cancer Center, 1 mi.
  • Pepsi, 1 mi.
  • Quest Diagnostics, 1 mi.
  • Yuengling Brewing Company, 1 mi.
Nearby Sports & Recreation
  • Busch Gardens, 1 mi.
  • Adventure Island, 1.5 mi.
  • Ybor City, 8 mi.
Nearby Restaurants
  • Arby's, .2 mi.
  • Burger King, .2 mi.
  • Denny's, .2 mi.
  • Olive Garden, .2 mi.
  • Red Lobster, .2 mi.
  • McDonald's, .5 mi.
  • Sonnys Barbecue, .5 mi.
Entertainment & Shopping
  • University Square Mall, 3 mi.
  • Channelside, 9 mi.
  • International Plaza, 12 mi.
Tampa, FL
Local Time: 4:47 AM (Eastern)
Local Temperature: 80.4°F
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