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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tampa Fairgrounds/Casino

2.5 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

After Bruno Mars concert and traffic, this hotel was a nice, close, quiet location to retire to. Came back thirsty, searched each floor for vending to discover soda only available in lobby. Headed there next... staff apologized, completely out of any diet soda and none would be available until the next day. Twice coffee dispensers were empty, once in evening and during breakfast. Hotel was very clean and beds were comfortable. Only stayed one night but due to proximity, visited Ybor City and Tampa International Plaza next morning before heading home.

This was a great stay with no problems or complaints.

really nice hotel and employee nice. I like I will stay again.

No complaints as such. The only unofficial whine from my side was something I discussed with the hotel staff and that they couldn't have mitigated. The whine was the loud noise that woke everyone up from the ramp near by in the middle of the night for 2 nights in a row. Ended up staying here to attend the GPUG Summit 2016. The hotels near TCC were sold out way before summer. This is a good alternative if you have a rental car. Make sure you get the SUN pass (aka EZPass for New Yorkers), There are 2 WAWAs nearby, a subway, Wendys and a McDonalds. This hotel comes with free breakfast that is open everyday for a reasonable amount of time. This is something I absolutely enjoyed. The staff members were very friendly.

This is a great hotel for getting to most anywhere around Tampa. We were all over the place and virtually all of it was really convenient with the interstate right there. The facilities are in good shape. The beds are alright. The furniture is in good shape. There need to be fridges in the rooms. That was strange for sure. Good value for the money. Nice staff.

The hotel was definitely okay for our needs, we were only staying one night, but it was not as good as I expect from the Marriott brand and price. It is just off the interstate, looked like on the edge of an industrial park, with absolutely nowhere to walk to for a coffee shop, restaurant, or bar, so if you want something, you'll have to get back in your car and drive. We were on the first floor and the ice machine was VERY loud. The room was definitely clean but the sheet were a bit too wrinkled. There were less than the usual toiletries in the bathroom, so I had to get re-dressed and go to the front desk for a shower cap. At breakfast there was no regular cream for the coffee, just three kinds of favored artificial creamer. The fruit salad was inedible, tasted fermented or off.

Good value and near casino and lots of restaurants

In town for game. Close to stadium and casino. Nice breakfast

The hotel was meticulous, quiet and very relaxing. The staff was courteous especially Carl, who went above and beyond the call of duty. Handicapped parking was plentiful which is not usual in most places. The handicapped shower was the best and safest we have ever had.in our travels. I would highly recommend this hotel .

Overall we had a good experience at this hotel. The location was a little iffy but was very close to the Hardrock Casino.

Perfect for staying in Tampa without staying in Tampa. Right next to the Hard Rock Casino. Will be staying again!

The trip was just a trip about touring the Tampa area. The hotel was very clean.

The hotel is very nice. We were there to go the casino and they had a shuttle bus to take us there.

Came to Tampa to see family and to go to Hard Rock Casino. This hotel was so conveniently located. The staff was incredibly helpful and very nice. The room was very clean and very nice. We had a wonderful stay!

I had a good experience at the hotel it was very clean and the staff was friendly and helpful

The hotel was nice and clean. The breakfast was o.k.. My only real problem is that we had a "pet fee" charged to my credit card which was never mentioned. The dog with us is a service dog and was presented as such. It is illegal to charge extra for a service dog. I have called the Fairfield Inn to get it straightened out, but I am still waiting for resolution. I feel I should have been advised at checkout of anything charged to my credit card. I am not fond of businesses which use your card without letting you know.

room w3as fine, could have had a refrig but OK, breakfast hot and OK. Hotel has shuttle to Hard Rock casino till 3AM

Upon check in the clerk was rude and distracted. The room was acceptable at the very best. When getting a towel in the bathroom a hand towel was covered with human feces upon reporting it to the clerk she acted like it wasnt a big deal and refused to give us a reciept for the stay.

everything was great ,breakfast was ok but was out when we went down of eggs and sausage

Hotel very close to fairgrounds! Staff very nice & room was very clean.

6720 Lakevew Center Drive Tampa FL

Hotel highlights

  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tampa Fairgrounds/Casino is located within a few miles (5 km) of Florida State Fairgrounds and Bob Thomas Equestrian Center. This 98-room hotel has conveniences like free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Also nearby are MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre and Eureka Springs Regional Park.


Dining

Free hot/cold buffet breakfast is offered each morning.


Rooms

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tampa Fairgrounds/Casino's 98 air-conditioned rooms provide sofa beds, microwaves, and refrigerators. 37-inch Smart TVs come with cable channels and Netflix, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds grant a restful night's sleep and bathrooms offer hair dryers. Other amenities include coffee makers, free newspapers, and free local calls.


Property features

Guests of Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tampa Fairgrounds/Casino have access to an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free area shuttle. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with dry cleaning/laundry and securing valuables. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Guest reviews for Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tampa Fairgrounds/Casino

Everyone (5) Couples (14) Business (3) Family (6) Friends (4) Other (2)
4

price reasonable, good location

Everyone

After Bruno Mars concert and traffic, this hotel was a nice, close, quiet location to retire to. Came back thirsty, searched each floor for vending to discover soda only available in lobby. Headed there next... staff apologized, completely out of any diet soda and none would be available until the next day. Twice coffee dispensers were empty, once in evening and during breakfast. Hotel was very clean and beds were comfortable. Only stayed one night but due to proximity, visited Ybor City and Tampa International Plaza next morning before heading home.

By , from Florida on Oct 25, 2017

5
Everyone

This was a great stay with no problems or complaints.

By on Aug 29, 2017

5

nice hotel i will stay again.

Everyone

really nice hotel and employee nice. I like I will stay again.

By on Aug 28, 2017

4

great alternative for tampa convention center

BusinessTravelers

No complaints as such. The only unofficial whine from my side was something I discussed with the hotel staff and that they couldn't have mitigated. The whine was the loud noise that woke everyone up from the ramp near by in the middle of the night for 2 nights in a row. Ended up staying here to attend the GPUG Summit 2016. The hotels near TCC were sold out way before summer. This is a good alternative if you have a rental car. Make sure you get the SUN pass (aka EZPass for New Yorkers), There are 2 WAWAs nearby, a subway, Wendys and a McDonalds. This hotel comes with free breakfast that is open everyday for a reasonable amount of time. This is something I absolutely enjoyed. The staff members were very friendly.

By , from Ashburn, VA on Oct 18, 2016

4

convenient, nice hotel

Everyone

This is a great hotel for getting to most anywhere around Tampa. We were all over the place and virtually all of it was really convenient with the interstate right there. The facilities are in good shape. The beds are alright. The furniture is in good shape. There need to be fridges in the rooms. That was strange for sure. Good value for the money. Nice staff.

By , from Palmyra, VA on Apr 10, 2016

3

convenient hotel outside of city center

Everyone

The hotel was definitely okay for our needs, we were only staying one night, but it was not as good as I expect from the Marriott brand and price. It is just off the interstate, looked like on the edge of an industrial park, with absolutely nowhere to walk to for a coffee shop, restaurant, or bar, so if you want something, you'll have to get back in your car and drive. We were on the first floor and the ice machine was VERY loud. The room was definitely clean but the sheet were a bit too wrinkled. There were less than the usual toiletries in the bathroom, so I had to get re-dressed and go to the front desk for a shower cap. At breakfast there was no regular cream for the coffee, just three kinds of favored artificial creamer. The fruit salad was inedible, tasted fermented or off.

By , from Windermere, FL on Apr 5, 2016

4

greate value

Couples

Good value and near casino and lots of restaurants

By on Dec 1, 2015

4

trip

GetawayWithFriends

In town for game. Close to stadium and casino. Nice breakfast

By on Nov 18, 2015

5

freat trip and felt at home.

Families

The hotel was meticulous, quiet and very relaxing. The staff was courteous especially Carl, who went above and beyond the call of duty. Handicapped parking was plentiful which is not usual in most places. The handicapped shower was the best and safest we have ever had.in our travels. I would highly recommend this hotel .

By on Oct 20, 2015

5

weekend getaway

Couples

Overall we had a good experience at this hotel. The location was a little iffy but was very close to the Hardrock Casino.

By on Jun 4, 2015