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|Distance to city centre||0,2 km|
|Distance to airport||7,7 km|
|"Nice old hotel, beautifully renovated"||(in 71 reviews)|
|"The staff was very friendly."||(in 54 reviews)|
|"Love the old world look."||(in 8 reviews)|
|"Did not find any vending machines."||(in 11 reviews)|
|"The water pressure was low."||(in 14 reviews)|
|"TV remote didn't work."||(in 7 reviews)|
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|amalie arena||in 8 reviews|
|bar closed||in 85 reviews|
|beautiful building||in 12 reviews|
|cable tv||in 21 reviews|
|closed on sunday||in 12 reviews|
|convention center||in 7 reviews|
|decorated nicely||in 4 reviews|
|desk staff was very friendly||in 29 reviews|
|downtown tampa||in 24 reviews|
|food or drink||in 36 reviews|
|historic feel||in 10 reviews|
|hot water||in 28 reviews|
|huge and the bed||in 56 reviews|
|ice buckets||in 20 reviews|
|large room||in 9 reviews|
|long walk||in 4 reviews|
|old hotel||in 112 reviews|
|restaurant was good||in 35 reviews|
|room service||in 34 reviews|
|staff was friendly||in 74 reviews|
|vending machines||in 19 reviews|
The restaurant was one of the best tasting in Tampa. The steak and crab cakes are wonderful. The staff are very friendly and the location is great for downtown.
The hotel is old and needs updating. They had stains on the carpets and furniture.
This is an old hotel. It is clean but the beds and pillows are terrible. Hard and old. The bathroom has been redone which is nice but for 300 I would have expected nice
Beds pillows no lighting in room. Only 2 lamps for large room
Fabulously restored and preserved and fantastic fo
I loved the delicious lunch I had in the gorgeous dining room
below average experience
I liked the historic feel of the hotel.
Poor check in experience. We were checked into a room already occupied and walked in on young lady. Parking was difficult as we did not get straight forward answer of where the overflow lot was located. There were not any basic amenities in the room such as coffee or additional glassware.
Some good and some bad
The hotel was very nice in appearance and the front office staff was extremely pleasant and inviting. Check-in / Check-out was very quick and professionally handled. The lobby bar service was exceptional and the Bartender, Rod, was fantastic. He handled a large group of people efficiently and friendly. The rooms were large and decorated nicely. Upon first entry everything looked like it was going to be great. Those were the highlights of the stay.
Unfortunately, you could see the massive renovations that were recently completed were either finished in haste or by a group of inexperienced contractors. The floors were extremely uneven and lumpy, the bathrooms tiles were uneven and the shower faucet was not even attached to the wall. The grout in the shower tile was mostly falling apart. Paint and finish work would also be seen as shoddy by someone even without appreciation to detail. Remember, this is supposed to be a stay in a luxury boutique hotel so guests should expect more for the rates charged. The bed was the hardest bed I ever "slept" in, not much sleeping because we were so uncomfortable. I can't begin to explain how hard it was but I actually contemplated laying on the lumpy floor at one point. Amazingly, no breakfast is served at this hotel and it's not in a great location to just walk next door. The lowlight was The Sapphire Room, we attended a private party there. We found the bartenders there to be rude and overwhelmed. Food was good but not great and at the end of the night, "friends of the hotel owners" (AKA, the bartenders friends) raided our food table. When confronted about the food raid, the group at least stopped eating but then the bartender told us that he would call the cops if we started any trouble and that they were friends. Certainly, one of the most ridiculous scenes I've ever experienced and the Manager was of no help. Needless to say, we will not be returning to this place for any reason. I must say, I found it difficult to rate this hotel because there really were some great things about it but the bad outweighed the good that swayed me to the two star rating. This place has so much potential but falls short of standing up to the many surrounding Downtown Tampa hotels there are to choose from. Look elsewhere if you want comfort and service.
With a stay at Floridan Palace Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Tampa, within a 5-minute walk of Tampa Theater and Tampa Riverwalk. Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Tampa? This hotel has facilities measuring 12000 square feet (1080 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
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- Stylish hotel
- Pleasant entrance area
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FAQs when booking at Floridan Palace Hotel
Where is Floridan Palace Hotel located?
Floridan Palace Hotel is located at 905 North Florida Avenue in Downtown, 0,2 km from the centre of Tampa. Tampa Theater is the closest landmark to Floridan Palace Hotel.
When is check-in time and check-out time at Floridan Palace Hotel?
Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Floridan Palace Hotel.
Does Floridan Palace Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, Floridan Palace Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
Does Floridan Palace Hotel offer free parking?
No, Floridan Palace Hotel does not offer free parking.
Does Floridan Palace Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?
No, Floridan Palace Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.
How far is Floridan Palace Hotel from the airport?
Floridan Palace Hotel is 7,7 km from Tampa. Floridan Palace Hotel is 22,9 km from Tampa St. Petersburg.
Can you bring pets to Floridan Palace Hotel?
No, pets are not allowed at Floridan Palace Hotel.
Does Floridan Palace Hotel have a pool?
No, Floridan Palace Hotel does not have a pool on-site.
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Most popular landmarks
- Tampa Theater 173 m
- Glazer Children's Museum 369 m
- Tampa Museum of Art 0,4 km
- Henry B. Plant Museum 0,8 km
- Tampa Riverwalk 0,8 km
- Tampa Bay History Center 1,4 km
|Tampa St. Petersburg||22,9 km|
|Tampa, Florida||0,8 km|
|Pinellas Park St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida||25,7 km|