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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.

La Quinta Inn Tampa-Near Busch Gardens

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.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Total number of rooms - 144 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 

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

Nearby Things to Do

A large sundeck houses a 40-by-25-foot splash pool.

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.

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

This property requires a valid credit card at time of check-in for all bookings. Guests without a credit card will not be allowed to check in. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Hotel Name

  • Quinta Inn Hotel Tampa-Near Busch Gardens
  • Quinta Inn Tampa-Near Busch Gardens
  • Quinta Tampa-Near Busch Gardens

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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