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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Tampa hotel near University of South Florida

Near theme parks

This hotel is located 1 mile from the entrance to Busch Gardens, 2 miles from Adventure Island water park and University of South Florida, and less than 9 miles from downtown Tampa.

Daily breakfast

La Quinta Inn Tampa-Near Busch Gardens serves a complimentary deluxe Continental breakfast with waffles each morning in a tropical-themed breakfast room.

Wireless Internet

Complimentary amenities in all 144 guestrooms at this Tampa-area La Quinta Inn include local calls, premium cable channels, and wireless Internet access; video games are available for a surcharge.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 3-story La Quinta Inn Tampa is across the street from Busch Gardens and 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the theme park's entrance. The Adventure Island water park is 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away. On-site recreation includes an outdoor splash pool and a game room. Complimentary amenities include daily continental breakfast and wireless Internet access throughout the hotel.

  • Free breakfast
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Arcade/game room
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Total number of rooms - 144
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free local calls
  • Video-game console
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
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Where to Eat

A complimentary deluxe Continental breakfast with waffles is provided each morning.

The La Quinta Inn Tampa-Near Busch Gardens does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Red Lobster

Olive Garden

Shell's

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Nearby Things to Do

A large sundeck houses a 40-by-25-foot splash pool, and guests receive discounted access to a health club two miles away.

Within four miles of the hotel, Rogers Park Golf Course has an 18-hole course and driving range. Two miles away, the Adventure Island water park (surcharge) has water slides, playgrounds, and wave pools.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

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