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Best Tampa Family Hotels

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
Great for families
4 out of 5
2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, FL
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The price is $143 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,359 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Hotel staff were super amazing no problems at all. Room was clean. Bed was a little hard for my comfort but all in all I would stay there again!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
Harborside Suites at Little Harbor
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
536 Bahia Beach Blvd, Ruskin, FL
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The price is $110 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 19
4.3/5Excellent! (2,223 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, kitchen, playground, on the beach
Travelers say...

"The BEST PLACE EVERRRRRRRR!!!!! Everything was as such at a 5 STAR RESORT!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Harborside Suites at Little Harbor
Sailport Waterfront Suites
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
2506 N Rocky Point Dr, Tampa, FL
The price is $110 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.1/5Very Good! (2,762 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, close to beach, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Property was nice, great for a family getaway. Maybe it was area we was located, didn’t hear any noise or partying."…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Sailport Waterfront Suites

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DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Rocky Point Waterfront
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
3050 N Rocky Point Dr W, Tampa, FL
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The price is $93 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
4/5Very Good! (976 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, extra beds/cribs, games and toys
Travelers say...

"Clean and excellent location . Front desk name Angel has great customer services. I will recommend this hotel for sure"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Rocky Point Waterfront
Hyatt Place Busch Gardens
Great for families
3 out of 5
11408 N 30th St, Tampa, FL
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The price is $89 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4/5Very Good! (1,075 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Personally I’ve stayed in a few hotels near Busch gardens but this one has to be my favorite the rooms are big and they are always super clean."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Hyatt Place Busch Gardens
The Inn at Little Harbor
Great for families
3 out of 5
611 Destiny Dr, Ruskin, FL
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The price is $78 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 7
3.9/5Very Good! (985 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, playground, on the beach, outdoor tennis courts
Travelers say...

"What a extraordinarily wonderful time! Staff is remarkable and very quick!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

The Inn at Little Harbor
The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
7700 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL
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The price is $99 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.7/5Good! (1,169 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"We definitely enjoyed our stay here. We have been here before and we will be back again! Love being so close to whisky joes! The rooms are always very clean and the staff is great!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa
Chase Suite Hotel Tampa
Great for families
3 out of 5
3075 N Rocky Point Dr, Tampa, FL
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The price is $88 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.6/5Good! (2,198 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, close to beach, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
Travelers say...

"The property was a lot nicer than I expected but then again I read a lot of bad reviews. Glad none of them were my experience. The check in process was simple. The airport shuttle was much appreciated during quarantine times. The map to the unit was a nice touch. The property was very clean. Only ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Chase Suite Hotel Tampa
Quality Inn & Conference Center
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2701 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL
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3.6/5Good! (1,617 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, waterslide, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"Even though the hotel is on a busy street in interior rooms facing the garden were very quiet no street noise at all"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Quality Inn & Conference Center
Tahitian Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
601 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL
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The price is $89 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.4/5Good! (1,417 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free airport shuttle, laundry
Travelers say...

"Great experience awesome staff I would definitely visit here again"…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

Tahitian Inn
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Four Points by Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore
3.5 out of 5
4400 W Cypress St, Tampa, FL
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The price is $112 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.2/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"No Hot water one night but it was definitely cozy and the pool area was freezing and the water was freezing"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore
Westin Tampa Bay Hotel
4 out of 5
7627 W Courtney Campbell Cswy, Tampa, FL
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The price is $127 per night from Oct 9 to Oct 10
4.3/5Excellent! (972 reviews)

"Nice place. Clean. Beautiful view of tampa bay. Family friendly with restaurant and Starbucks inside hotel. Very convenient."…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

Westin Tampa Bay Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott Tampa Brandon
3 out of 5
10152 Palm River Rd, Tampa, FL
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The price is $79 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
4.1/5Very Good! (394 reviews)

"Nice and clean very friendly pool area was kind of hot"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Tampa Brandon

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Marriott Tampa Westshore
3.5 out of 5
1001 N Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL
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The price is $109 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
4.2/5Very Good! (428 reviews)

"Clase A"…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Marriott Tampa Westshore
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Comfort Suites Tampa Airport North
2.5 out of 5
5421 West Waters Ave., Tampa, FL
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The price is $71 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
4.2/5Excellent! (997 reviews)
Nice!

"Very pleasant staff, nice rooms."…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Comfort Suites Tampa Airport North
Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
3.5 out of 5
2225 N Lois Ave, Tampa, FL
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The price is $110 per night from Oct 9 to Oct 10
4/5Very Good! (988 reviews)

"The rooms were extremely clean. The checkin process was very safe and the staff ensured that all guests were socially distant and remained safe."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
Aloft Tampa Downtown
3 out of 5
100 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL
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The price is $114 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.2/5Very Good! (983 reviews)

"I would have liked to know that there are only 18 parking places for the entire hotel due to the covid outbreak. I was lucky enough to create one final spot in the garage."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Aloft Tampa Downtown

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The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa
3.5 out of 5
7700 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL
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The price is $99 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.7/5Good! (1,169 reviews)

"We definitely enjoyed our stay here. We have been here before and we will be back again! Love being so close to whisky joes! The rooms are always very clean and the staff is great!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa
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Where Should We Stay in Tampa?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Tampa is a good choice. The zoo, entertainment, and festivals are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight), which is the closest airport, or Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is located 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Tampa, you might want to consider one of the 183 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Tahitian Inn: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3-star hotel.

Quality Inn & Conference Center - Features 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and free parking. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

Sailport Waterfront Suites - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 3.5-star aparthotel.

The Inn at Little Harbor - Features 3 outdoor pools, a private beach, and 2 restaurants. This 3-star resort is popular with guests for its central location.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Tampa Bay - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and quiet location at this 3.5-star hotel.

When Should We Visit Tampa?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Tampa.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 53°F
  • Driest months: November, April, May, and October, with an average rainfall of 1.98 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average rainfall of 6.96 inches

What Should We See and Do in Tampa?

While you and your family are vacationing in Tampa, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Tampa Theater and Tampa Museum of Art. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Tampa Bay History Center, Port of Tampa, and Florida Aquarium.

Tampa is also well-known for its:
  • Theater
  • Live music
  • Football
  • Gardens
  • Festivals
  • Entertainment
  • University life

Getting Around Tampa

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Tampa Union Station. Tampa might not have very many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Tampa like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Tampa is a good choice. The entertainment, festivals, and hockey games are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation spot for families. Fly into Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA), which is the closest airport, or Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight), which is located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the center of Tampa.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Tampa?
Chase Suite Hotel Tampa is a top 3-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and free breakfast. Other good options for your family trip include Hyatt Place Busch Gardens and Sailport Waterfront Suites.
How many family-friendly hotels can I expect to find in Tampa?
Expedia has 162 hotels in Tampa that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Tampa?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 64°F. The rainiest months in Tampa are August, July, June, and September, with each month seeing an average of 7 inches of rainfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Tampa?
While you are visiting Tampa, you and the family might want to check out some interesting spots such as Tampa Riverwalk, Amalie Arena, and Port of Tampa. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Florida Aquarium, and Raymond James Stadium.

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