There is a variety of Busch Gardens hotels, ranging from affordable to luxurious and from cozy and clean to nasty (according to the visitors' reviews). Here are the Busch Gardens hotels, which are actually good and should be preferred, and which are often criticized - thus, should be avoided.
The Embassy Suites Tampa is a USF hotel, home to the USF Bulls. The hotel is located on the campus of the University of South Florida and the new USF Research Park less than two miles from the Busch Gardens - the Adventure Island Tampa Bay Theme Parks, the Moffit Cancer Center and the Tampa Shriners.
Hilton Honors Reward Category - 4 features an upscale service, though it is located a little bit farther from the Bush Gardens. Here you will have a suite with a private bedroom and a spacious living room. All suites are equipped with two televisions, a refrigerator, a microwave oven, a coffee maker, two telephones with data ports and a dining/work table. The suites are perfectly suitable for a wedding or a honeymoon.
The Doubletree Guest Suites Tampa, one of the finest Busch Gardens hotels, which comes with an average price of one hundred and twenty three dollars. The hotel is designed in a Spanish style and is situated half a mile from the Busch Gardens (a five minute drive) or the University of South Florida & ten miles from the Tampa Airport. The DoubleTree Tampa Guest Suites was renovated in 1995 and is a preferred hotel of Busch Gardens. This Spanish style all suite hotel offers tastefully decorated, clean and comfortable guest rooms. A complimentary breakfast is provided and the Busch Gardens tickets with discounts are available at the front desk. For its impeccable service and comfortable rooms, the hotel is highly recommended to stay at.
The Holiday Inn Express Tampa I-75 is located near the Busch Gardens Amusement Park and the University of South Florida (USF). There are over fifteen restaurants, a twenty-screen movie theater and five golf courses nearby. The hotel's area includes a heated outdoor pool with landscaped grounds, a business center, a fitness center and putting green. One hundred guest rooms at the Holiday Inn Express Tampa I-75 feature a free High Speed Internet access. Twenty seven suites also comprise a wet bar, a microwave and a refrigerator. It is ideal to stay at.
The AmeriSuites Tampa Busch Gardens is located one mile from the Busch Gardens and Adventure Island. The outstanding features of the AmeriSuites Tampa Busch Gardens are complimentary deluxe Continental Breakfast, a heated outdoor pool and a fitness center, a refrigerator, a microwave, a wet bar, a coffee-maker with coffee and free USA Today.
The Baymont Inn & Suites Tampa Busch Gardens is one of the closest Busch Gardens hotels with a good price and clean rooms. The hotel's pros are that it is next to the finest restaurants, there is plenty of parking space and a nice pool. However, the visitors note that the service can be poor here. There can be problems with air conditioning and water taps, while nobody will reply to your repeatable SOS. It can be fine if you do not expect much from the all-around equipment and staff, but better to stay away. There can be more varieties for the same price.
The Econo Lodge at Busch Gardens has an average price of sixty six and is a three-storied inn, located one mile from the Busch Gardens & the University of South Florida. The majority of visitors recommend avoiding this inn.