This hotel is an icon of downtown Tampa, Florida. It underwent a complete guestroom and suite renovation in 2007 and offers 521 guestrooms in total. Facilities available to guests at this air-conditioned airport hotel include a lobby with 24-hour reception, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, newspaper stand, café, bar and restaurant. Guests may also make use of the conference facilities, Internet access, room service (fees apply), car park and garage.
This family-friendly eco hotel is located in the heart of downtown Tampa, Florida, only 3.5 blocks from the Tampa Convention Center, making it one of the closest hotels to the Tampa Convention Center. The hotel also has easy access to Channelside Waterfront Entertainment District and Cruise Terminal, Ybor City, Busch Gardens, MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa Performing Arts Center, and Interstate 4 where guests can go to Orlando. The nearest downtown trolley stop is a 5-minute walk from the city hotel, the bus station is 30 minutes away on public transport and the Amtrack train station is around a 20-minute walk away. The sea at Tampa Bay is just a 10-minute walk from the business hotel and Lykes Park is 5 minutes away. The conference hotel is approximately 10-15 minutes from Tampa International Airport.
Each room features an en suite bathroom with shower, bathtub and hairdryer as well as a double or king-size bed, direct dial telephone, satellite TV, radio, hifi and Internet access. Further in-room amenities include a safe, kitchenette with mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, air conditioning and central heating.
No matter if golf is guest's game, or their favourite pursuit is shopping, bar hopping or dancing the night away, this hotel offers everything that guests are seeking. They can take a dip in the heated, outdoor pool with poolside snack bar and work out in the complimentary Stay Fit Fitness Center. They also can indulge in a few hours of quiet time on the sun loungers provided on the rooftop sundeck on the 5th floor or relax in the hot tub. Sun loungers and parasols can also be hired for a fee on the sandy beach.
Lunch and dinner are served as buffets or available à la carte or from set menus.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From Tampa International Airport: Take I-275 N, and take Downtown West exit. Take Exit #45A (Tampa/Ashley). Stay left on the ramp as the road forks. Merge onto Tampa Street, a one-way street. The hotel is 8 blocks down on the left side. Get into the left lane. The hotel is at the SE corner of Jackson and Tampa.
The hotel has earned the two palm, Florida Green Lodging certification in June, 2009 and became the first two palm hotel in downtown Tampa. It has also ranked #8 in customer service and #2 Associates offered assistance to guests within 144 Hyatt hotels in the North America.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
Iron and board
King size bed