Well-appointed downtown hotel with good access to Tampa and St Pete
Connected to the Tampa Convention Center via a sky walk, the Embassy Suites Downtown Tampa (also known as Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown- Convention Center) offers exclusive access to the venue making it one of the most popular hotels in the region.
As well as the Convention Center, the 3-star establishment is also within a short distance of many of the other citys other popular attractions, including shopping, beaches, sports, and a multitude of others.
Embassy Suites offers guests a range of facilities and services designed to make a stay comfortable and enjoyable. The hotels business center and meeting rooms is ideal for work travelers whilst the stylish swimming pool and well-appointed fitness room is suitable for those looking to work-out during their stay.
Trolleys America Caf offers a number of dining options, including a cooked-to-order complimentary breakfast each morning. Light lunchtime dishes and a full evening menu are also available. The Managers Reception offers complimentary drinks and light snacks.
Each of the 360 guest suites is equipped with a number of facilities to offer a home-away-from-home feeling. The living room is equipped with microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker, as well as a sofa-bed, work desk with additional lighting and ergonomic chair.
Both the living room and bedroom feature large flat-screen televisions with additional cable and premium channels, and direct dial telephones with voicemail. Guests will also enjoy the air-conditioning, soft pillows and linens, and the complimentary toiletries to be found within the marble-top finished bathroom.
The Embassy Suites Downtown Tampa isnt just a convenient accommodation option for those looking to visit the many events that take place at the Convention Center, but also offers easy access to many of the citys other favored attractions.
Located just down the street is the St Pete Times Forum, a multifunctional indoor arena that plays home to the NHLs Tampa Bay Lightning. The Forum isnt the only sporting venue close to the hotel either. Raymond James Stadium, home to the NFLs Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Tropicana Field, where the Tampa Bay Rays play Major League Baseball, are also easily reached using public transport.
This part of western Florida is also a popular destination for those that enjoy a trip to the beach. The Tampa Bay-St Petersburg area is home to many picturesque beaches with clear blue waters and white sands. Some of the most popular can be found in St Petersburg and Clearwater, whilst Egmont Key Beach and Caladesi Island State Park are popular locations on sunny days.
The Port of Tampa is a favored destination for those looking to take to the high seas. Well, the Gulf of Mexico anyway. Boat trips are a popular method in which to see marine life in a natural habitat as well as ideal for a sport of deep sea fishing.
The Florida Aquarium and Busch Gardens are also popular attractions for tourists and offer guests at the Embassy Suites Downtown Tampa the opportunity to see marine life close-up or to enjoy an exhilarating theme park respectively.