4139 East Busch Blvd., Tampa, FL 33617 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Hillsborough County
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Based on 143 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor pool
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 13.2%!
  • 99 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check out: 11.00AM
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group friendly rating of 5.8/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Double Bed Accessible Free High Speed Wireless Safe Coffeemaker in Room
Check Rates1 Double Bed Accessible Room Free WiFi
Check Rates1 King Bed Free High Speed Wireless Safe Coffeemaker in Room Hair Dryer
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Free High Speed Wireless Coffeemaker in Room Safe Hair Dryer
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Check RatesRoom with 2 Double Beds
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed
Check RatesStandard Room 2 Double Beds

Local Attractions

Busch Garden, MOSI, USF, Dog Track, Ybor City, and Downtown Tampa

Customer Reviews of Econo Lodge Busch Gardens

2.0 out of 5. Based on 143 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

Welcome to the Econo Lodge, our hotel have 99 spacious rooms. You can choose from a room with 2 double beds or a large king size bedroom. All of our rooms have a hair dryer, iron and ironing board, free wireless internet, microwave, private bathroom, and a large balcony. Our hotel also has 2 large meeting spaces which is can hold up to 100 people in each room. The meeting is great for sports gatherings, business meetings, baby showers, wedding receptions, play parties, and Avon meetings. We are in walking distance to Busch Garden theme park. Adventure Island, MOSI and USF less than a mile away. We are only 15 minutes to downtown Tampa. Our hotel offers a nice large outdoor swimming pool and Guest coin laundry. We have a free continental breakfast (Muffins, toast, coffee, eggs, meat, waffles, and cereal) Every morning from 6am until 9am.

Green Sustainability

Refresh green program

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3.00. PM
Check Out:11.00AM
Year of Last Renovation:2011
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:99
Handicap Rooms:4
Rooms with 1 Bed:4
Rooms with 2 Beds:85
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1200 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 83 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:2am to 2pm
FEMA Approved:Yes
Pool Info:9am-11pm. Outdoor pool.
Policies / Expenses
4.00pm 1 day prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:0.00
Total Taxes:12.00%
Total Misc Fees:$2.81 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 0.00% (Coffee only)
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00%

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

15 miles from property,one way taxi app.$35.00UBER and LYFT available on your phone.

Local Shuttle Info: No shuttle

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free breakfast 6am-9pm (comes with muffins, toast, eggs, meat, coffee, apple or orange juice, cereal, milk, and water).

Parking Info

Free parking, bus parking, and semi parking.

Internet / WiFI

The Wi-Fi is high speed and at no cost for our guests. The Wi-Fi is secured by a log in page.

About Econo Lodge

  • Easy Starts continental breakfast
  • Offer special promotions and advance purchase deals
  • Free high-speed internet and premium movie channel
  • Convenient locations close to major roads and highways

The Econo Lodge highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Rodeway Inn by Choice Hotels

Group vs. Individual Rates at Econo Lodge Busch Gardens

Rate fluctuations of Econo Lodge Busch Gardens

The chart above shows trends of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was placed. The best group/meeting rate displayed is 30.3% in the month of May 2016 and the highest average individual rate is $99 in the month of May 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Econo Lodge Busch Gardens in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Econo Lodge Busch Gardens

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Econo Lodge Busch Gardens.

Feel free to use the Econo Lodge Busch Gardens meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Tampa event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
meeting room 50 x 20 x 9 100083/8330101620246/5111100100
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meeting room

Perfect place for a wedding, business meetings, and birthday parties.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1000 Sq. Mi
50 x 20 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Photo of meeting room

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