Roseate Spoonbills are pretty common in the marshlands of Central and South America, and they are amazing photography subjects too.
#usa #tampa #florida #birds Beautiful Jellyfishes Welcome to Tampa! Because my town rocks! Sunset times 😍 Looking for some great book shopping in Central Florida? Stop by the Oxford Exchange in downtown Tampa for a great collection of new releases, classics, and unique reads! Not to be missed! My favorite book store in downtown Tampa! Hanging out in the afternoon sun watching the boats go by. Sun catcher on campus #picoftheweek #Tampa University of Tampa Favorite movie theatre in Tampa. This old historic theatre gets the classics to art-house indie releases, and even some cool love concerts. A beautiful paella dish at Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City, Tampa, FL. This was the BEST paella I have ever eaten. #delicious #foodiefinds My favorite shopping experience in Tampa! Great collection of unique, vintage and artistic items for your home. Famous Cigar district of Ybor City #wanderlust #Florida The water feature around the pool area in this hotel was eye catching. Scenes along the waterway that runs to the Bay downtown #wanderlust #Tampa Metal fish installation art by convention center. If you make it to Tampa, be sure to visit The Florida Aquarium! #blue Gazing down the historic district of Ybor City in #Tampa Beautiful jelly fish Cactus? Beautiful campus, worth touring and visiting! Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations! Unfortunately, torrential rains next day likely cleansed the artwork. This one was 3D with the 3D glasses. Impressive! every year in Tampa they recreate a massive pirate invasion where the fully rigged pirate ship Amazing venue. Is it a cafeteria? A restaurant? A book shop? Doesn't matter...just relax!!! The Henry Plant Museum idea started as a late 19th century and evolved during the early 1900's as a destination known as the Tampa Hotel. But it was it more then a destination. You could go hunting, fishing, play tennis, golf , boating as well elegant dining on meals prepared by culinary chefs from New York City.
Today the museum is a back drop for the campus of University of Tampa. During Christmas season the property is festive with trees, lights and holiday decorations along with a life size Santa in the reading room. Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations! Unfortunately, torrential rains next day likely cleansed the artwork.
Tampa Skyline art. Happy hour all day until 7pm! $2 Finlandia martinis. 1/2 off entrees and pastas from 4-7pm. 3 stories high, beautiful atmosphere.
www.rebeccasroutes.com Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations! Unfortunately, torrential rains next day likely cleansed the artwork. The best little bookshop, tea room, coffee shop, and restaurant in town! Great restaurants, culture, nightlife and more! Experience Cuban culture in Florida style down in Ybor City! Art sculpture in front of the Florida aquarium This place is amazing. Dinner Cruise Huge Goliath grouper on display. Caught him this visit looking right at us. At the Perry Harvey, Sr. Park, James Simon’s sculptures of musicians, dancers, and a jukebox help highlight the importance of music to the history and culture of the historic Central Avenue Business District in Tampa. It’s a great Social Enterprise focused on helping the homeless in Tampa. great food and awesome service Delicious cheese/charcuterie plates! Live jazz several nights throughout the week. Great happy hour specials. On the expensive side, but a great offering of champagnes and sparkling wines.
www.rebeccasroutes.com Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations. Unfortunately, torrential rains next day likely cleansed the palate. Tampa bay riverfront facing north. Cheeseburger with sweet potato rounds and a grapefruit/eucalyptus tea. Post gasparilla sunset! Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations. Unfortunately torrential rains next day likely cleansed the palate. . Local coffee done right. Buddy Brew is the best local coffee brew in town. Tampa is a beautiful city, and can best be enjoyed from Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Stroll the Hillsborough River, visit the Art Museum, catch an outdoor film on the lawn, or grab a beer at a nearby bar. It's a city lover's paradise. A new & unique coffee shop in downtown Tampa's art district of Ybor City. Grab a cup of coffee or tea, and shop for some cool clothes while you are there. RiverWalk In the pavilion of birds, a friendly employee of the company offered us honest advice: do not spend your money on the nectar to feed the birds; it's so hot out that they aren't very interested in eating right now, but come back in a little while once they're cooled down from their baths. We walked into the pavilion, interested in seeing the birds while opting not to try and feed them, and found the birds flying around like wild, bathing in the pools of water gathering from the sprinklers, and drying themselves on bushes. This little guy decided to show off to me, just before he decided to fly up and sit on my boyfriend's head. Great views of Downtown Tampa great history Eggs, gyro meat and feta cheese pressed on Cuban bread. Baked kale chips with dipping sauces. I like Newcastle beer despite regardless of tap size, but it can't hurt to try and get an edge. View back to downtown tampa from sunkruz at sunset. Natural spring leading to Hillsborough river. Now has Water Works park built around it. Looks beautiful Portion of downtown tampa skyline from waterfront park. Jelly fish delight. Sidewalk chalkings at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations! Unfortunately, torrential rains next day likely cleansed the artwork. Day before St Patrick's day 2014 Sidewalk chalk at Hyde park village. Amazing how detailed these artists can get with these tools, canvas, and inspirations. Unfortunately terrestrial rains next day likely cleansed the palate. #macychalks Downtown Tampa. Downton from the harbour!!! Sunset in December My piece at the UT art show!! GO BOLTS!! Segwaying is also fun A true Ybor City Spanish restaurant tradition, established in 1905, with several FL locations. Get the salad made table side, Cuban sandwich, paella, flan, flambe dessert, sangria and many other Spanish favorites in an inside courtyard with fountain. One of two area locations, this authentic Cuban café is as good as Miami Cuban food. Served cafeteria style with all the usual favorites. The tamales are especially good. Tampa cops on horseback Stop in at one of these shops to see the tradition in action of cigars being hand rolled. Jellyfish Gator Ice Sculpture in August on Gators Pub Crawl in early August in preparation for the upcoming football season. Ice didn't last long in Florida summer. Bingo & Drag Show night @ Hamburger Mary's! If you make it to Tampa, be sure to visit The Florida Aquarium! Bern's Steakhouse.......largest private wine collection. Don't forget to have dessert in the dessert room! Great outdoor clothing, shoes, camping, hiking items. Check the sales racks. Come to Publix's upscale grocery store, this is their organic brands store. One of two area locations, in an upscale modern diner space, serves all three meals plus all day breakfast. A truly unique experience at this steakhouse since 1956 in a retro upscale ambience with red walls and flocked wallpaper. Serves dry aged beef, caviar, foie gras, seafood, chicken, duck, good sides, cheeses, and heavenly sweets in their dessert room with private booths with selection of your own music. Take a tour of their kitchen, cheese cave and large wine cellar. Reservations a must. This is original location of an excellent regional chain that offers all types of BBQ: ribs, brisket, chicken, pulled pork, turkey, and sausage. Also has great sides and variety of sauces. However, only compact car parking at this location. Old city hall building of Tampa at night. Tallest building in tampa until mid 1920's.
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Get an overview of this hotelAll-suite hotel linked to Tampa Convention Center

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

1 block from Forum

Connected to the Tampa Convention Center by an open-air skybridge, this atrium hotel is 1 block from the Tampa Bay Times Forum, and close to the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center and Channelside Bay Plaza.

Complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast

This Tampa hotel features complimentary daily cooked-to-order breakfast, a Starbucks coffee shop, a casual restaurant, and an outdoor pool. A daily manager's reception features drinks and snacks.

Two-room suites

Embassy Suites offers spacious suites with separate living rooms, 2 TVs, wired and wireless Internet access, refrigerators, and microwaves.

Languages Spoken

Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Featuring a 20-story atrium with channel-side views, this downtown hotel is connected by skybridge to the Tampa Convention Center. Channelside Bay Plaza and the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center are nearby. The TECO streetcar stops right outside the Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown. Automated kiosks in the hotel's lobby enable guests to check in, check out, and print boarding passes. Guests can also enjoy the television in the lobby.

Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown serves a complimentary daily cooked-to-order breakfast. A Starbucks cafe and a casual restaurant are also on site. The hotel hosts a complimentary manager's reception daily.

Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available throughout the hotel. Other amenities include an outdoor pool and sundeck, a fitness center, a business center, a piano, and multiple conference rooms, which total 9,000 square feet of meeting space.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 836 
  • Free reception 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 9000 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 360 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night ), Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Separate dining area 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • iPod docking station 
  • Separate living room 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • First-run movies 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Trolleys American Cafe - Sports-themed lunch or dinner with eclectic sandwich offerings. Service available indoors or outdoors.

Starbucks Cafe - Pastries, espresso, and tea. Breakfast only.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
Only service animals are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

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 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 25.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Embassy Suites Hotel Tampa Downtown
  • Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown
  • Tampa Downtown Embassy Suites
  • Embassy Suites Tampa - Downtown Hotel Tampa
  • Tampa Embassy Suites

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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