Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

720 E Fowler Ave/I-275, Tampa, Florida, United States, 33612  show map
 2 stars
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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

Paid Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Meeting facilities

Business center

No pets allowed

Verified Reviews:

  • Room and bathroom were clean - Plenty of amenities - Breakfast was basic
  • Service was excellent - New beds comfortable, pillow tops - Swimming pool is clean
  • Near busch gardens - Pool area looked excellent - Grounds well kept - Breakfast was good
  • Nice staff - Nice pool area - Room was large and comfortable - Huge bed
  • Room was a bit dated but clean - Beds were very comfortable - Excellent bathroom amenities

Overview

The family Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens is a 2-star property placed 13 km from University of Tampa. Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens was opened in 1968 and offers non-smoking rooms.

The venue is 3.9 km away from Busch Gardens. The city center lies within 10 km from the venue.

The hotel boasts close proximity to restaurants, a theme park and a zoo.

Tampa International airport is 20 minutes' drive away from Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens.

Rooms

The property offers 68 guestrooms appointed with complimentary wireless internet, climate control, a balcony, a microwave and a work desk. Guests will also love a bathtub, a shower and a sink bathrooms equipped with a bathtub, a shower and a sink.

Eat & Drink

Offering various dining options, Taste of India and Jerk Hut are about 10-minute walk away.

Services

Comforts like a free car park and a safety deposit box are provided on site.

Number of rooms:   68.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed

Services

  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens Tampa location
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Hotel Address:

720 E Fowler Ave/I-275, Tampa, Florida, United States, 33612

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City Center
  • Tampa
    9.5 km
Airports
  • Tampa International (TPA)
    11.9 km
  • Saint Petersburg-Clearwater International (PIE)
    28.4 km
Train Stations
  • Amtrack
    11.4 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Taste of India (cuisine: Indian)
    550 m
  • Jerk Hut (cuisine: Caribbean)
    800 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    68

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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Peddlars Mall Flea Market400 m
  • Grand Prix Tampa2.4 km

Places of interest

  • Moffitt Cancer Center3.2 km
  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute3.3 km
  • Skyride3.4 km

Shopping areas

  • University Mall1.7 km

Amusement

  • Pocket Change and Games1.8 km
  • Tampa Greyhound Track3.4 km

Museums

  • Mind's Eye Museum3.0 km

Parks

  • Copeland Park1.1 km
  • Tyrone Park1.9 km
  • University of South Florida Botanical Gardens2.8 km
  • University Area Community Park2.8 km

Halls

  • Islamic Community Ctr Inc700 m
  • University Area Community2.7 km
  • Fireman's Benevolent Assn2.9 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Jean's Guaranteed Electrolysis2.3 km
  • Tampa Technical Institute3.1 km
  • Univ South Florida3.3 km

Theaters

  • Tampa Bay Performing Art Center400 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • James A. Haley VA Medical Center2.7 km
  • James A Haley Veterans Hosp2.7 km
  • University of South Florida College of Medicine2.9 km
  • Shriners Hosps For Children2.9 km
  • University Community Hospital3.1 km
  • H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center3.2 km
  • H Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr3.3 km

Local attractions

  • Grand Prix Fun Center2.5 km
    14320 North Nebraska Ave
  • Yuengling Brewery 2.8 km
    11111 N 30th St
  • Adventure Island 4.1 km
    10001 N. McKinley Drive
  • University of South Florida Botanical Gardens, Tampa 2.7 km
    4202 E Fowler Ave
  • Hillsborough River 4.0 km
    1101 E River Cove St

Restaurants nearby

  • Taste of India550 m

    Address: 1241 E. Fowler Av

    53% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • Crazy Cajun800 m

    Address: 1406 East Fowler Avenue

    65% likes this, based on 12 reviews

  • Jerk Hut800 m

    Address: 1406 E Fowler Ave
    Phone: 813-632-9551

    64% likes this, based on 62 reviews
    Cuisine: Caribbean

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    68
Cities nearby
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  • Brandon hotels - 18 km
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  • Lutz hotels - 22 km
  • Mango hotels - 17 km
  • Safety Harbor hotels - 23 km
  • Ruskin hotels - 26 km
  • Lake Magdalene hotels - 14 km
  • Dover hotels - 25 km
  • Pebble Creek hotels - 25 km

Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

Average guest rating

4.0out of 10
Guest rating
Based on 7 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
2.0
Rooms
3.5
Service
7.5
Value
6.5

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens Tampa location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    720 E Fowler Ave/I-275, Tampa, Florida, United States, 33612

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Tampa
      9.5 km
    Airports
    • Tampa International (TPA)
      11.9 km
    • Saint Petersburg-Clearwater International (PIE)
      28.4 km
    Train Stations
    • Amtrack
      11.4 km
    • Bus stop
      100 m
    Restaurants
    • Taste of India (cuisine: Indian)
      550 m
    • Jerk Hut (cuisine: Caribbean)
      800 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      68