Get an overview of this hotelAtrium-style Tampa hotel near Adventure Island

Adjacent to university

Next to University of South Florida, this atrium-style Tampa hotel is 1 mile from Adventure Island and 17 miles from Tampa's airport.

Area shuttle, breakfast

Complimentary extras at this Embassy Suites include shuttle service within 5 miles, daily cooked-to-order breakfast, and a daily manager's reception.

Kitchenettes, sofa beds

Guestrooms at Embassy Suites Busch Gardens offer separate living areas with sofa beds, kitchenettes, and high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Embassy Suites Tampa Busch Gardens is adjacent to the University of South Florida, one mile from both Busch Gardens and Adventure Island Waterpark.

The Tampa hotel features an atrium lobby with greenery and plenty of seating along with kiosk-style registration. A manager's reception, with drinks and snacks, is held daily. Elevators offer panoramic views.

Many amenities exist on site, including an outdoor swimming pool, fitness equipment, and 23 meeting/conference rooms totaling 18,000 square feet of meeting space. A business center and complimentary wireless Internet access are also available. Shuttle service to destinations within five miles is complimentary. Self parking is available for a surcharge.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free reception 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 18,000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1672 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 23 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 247 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Sofa bed  


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 

Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is offered each morning.

Guests are invited to attend a daily manager's reception with complimentary beverages and light snacks.

Mangrove's Grill - A casual dining venue with an exhibition-style kitchen; limited room service available.

Oak Tree Lounge - A relaxing place for guests to enjoy a cocktail while listening to live piano music.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 10.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 5.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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