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Located in Downtown Tampa, Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina is within a 5-minute walk of popular attractions such as Tampa Convention Center and Tampa Bay History Center. This 719-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes business and leisure travelers with a marina, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. It's in central Tampa and also a short walk from Port of Tampa and Florida Aquarium.


This hotel is home to 2 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is available for a fee.


All of Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina's 719 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, free newspapers, and safes. LCD TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds sport premium bedding. Phones, ironing boards, and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina have access to a marina, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Valet parking is available for USD 24.00 per day. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a 24-hour fitness center, a spa tub, and a sauna.


  • Walking distance to Tampa Convention Center and Tampa Bay History Center
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Marina

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina

700 S Florida Ave Tampa FL 33602

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in 2000, the high-rise Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina overlooks Garrison Channel and is next door to Tampa Convention Center, a half-mile from both Tampa Art Museum and Florida Aquarium, and minutes from Busch Gardens, and beaches. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and 50,000 square feet of meeting space. Wi-Fi connected work stations, communal booths and workstations are located in the lobby.

The Waterside Spa offers tranquil facials to renew the skin, indulging scrubs and massages to rejuvenate the body, and pampered nail treatments to revive the soul. The 24-hour fitness center has exercycles, treadmills, and free weights. An outdoor pool, pool bar, sundeck, and spa tub overlook the channel, where the hotel has a 32-slip marina.

Restaurants and eateries include Champions and Café Waterside, an on-property Starbucks, and the outside patio makes this hotel a leader in providing guest with cutting edge amenities and surroundings that complement any need. A coffee station is located on the lobby level. Parking is available at the hotel with a surcharge.

  • Luggage storage 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 27 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Express check-out 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Express check-in 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Marina on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 36 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 719 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 4645 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 50000 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 36 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.95 per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina offers 719 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Tampa hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and refrigerators can be requested.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Café Waterside - Casual restaurant and coffee shop overlooking the water. Indoor or outdoor dining. American fare including chicken, steaks, salmon, salads. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Champions Sports Bar - Sports memorabilia, pool tables, and electronic games are part of this casual restaurant and bar. Menu includes quesadillas, salads, hot dogs, and burgers. Open for lunch and dinner.

Pool bar - Specialty drinks, cocktails, and soft drinks served poolside. Guests can order from the room-service menu. Midmorning until late evening (weather permitting, seasonal).

Starbucks - Coffee, pastries. Located on the lobby level.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers an outdoor pool, spa tub, and sundeck overlooking Garrison Channel. The 24-hour fitness center offers has exercycles, treadmills, and free weights. Pool tables and sports-themed electronic games are available at Champions Sports Bar.

Bayshore Boulevard, two blocks from the hotel, offers a seven-mile sidewalk, great for jogging. Waterfront activities abound on Tampa Bay, with jet skiing and kayaking available within one mile of the hotel.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 16.95 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 24.00 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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