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The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Amidst the chaos of the 2017 College Football National Championship weekend, The Barrymore was a wonderful place to stay and a huge help to my wedding. They shuttled all my guests staying at the hotel to and from the wedding despite a very very busy weekend. The rooms were great, the bar/restaurant was a fun place to get together, and...

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Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Before I arrived, I had problems finding the hotel because of road construction, one way roads, etc. I called for help and Cara was extremely helpful and even offered to send Karen in the shuttle to lead me to the hotel. Lesha has been doing an excellent job with keeping my room clean. I'm with a group of Road Scholars...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent one night in the hotel before a cruise, at least one floor is dorm rooms for college students. The restaurant was subpar- the waitress was rushing us and made comments about everything we were ordering including "how much" we ordered. The room and bathroom were perfect, but wouldn't stay here for more than just the one night, and would...

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Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'll start with the good points of this hotel: the location is great. Our room had a fabulous view of the city, the beds were very comfortable, the pillows were wonderful, and having a refrigerator in the room was a big plus. Our room was immaculately clean, which was greatly appreciated. The hotel offers a free shuttle service which will...

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Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

went to Tampa for one night and chose the Barrymore. After checking in went to the "Water Works" for a light snack and a drink. The service was terrible (and slow) and the liquor selection was limited. I got up the next morning and went to shower and there was now hot water so I called the front desk. I...

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Thank Lenny H
West Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is located in Riverwalk, downtown Tampa area, very near to the Convention Center and Amallie arena. So, locaton wise it is great. But the hotel itself feels outdated, and in need of renovation. The room, although nicely equipped, looks rather old. Cleanliness can be improved, our be sheets were dirty with some indication of prior usage without getting...

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Bristol, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a nice hotel then don't stop here. The hotel is clean but it is outdated. When you pull up the property is not well lit and will make you be cautious. The lobby is not bad and the front employees are very helpful. I like that they always had fruit infused water ready no matter...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited Tampa for the BCS National Championship game and stayed here. We arrived early for our reservation but they were able to get us a room immediately since I was sick from our flight and needed to lay down immediately. We had a nice room with two queen beds and a lovely view of downtown...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for 3 days and it was more than enough time spent in Tampa; the best thing this hotel provides is its exceptional shuttle service. Even if the city itself is an easy riverfront walk down, the shuttle drivers were courteous and helpful - taking me to the nearest Publix, to the bus station for access to Busch...

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Sherri P, Front Office Manager at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience in Tampa with us! It certainly sounds like you had a great time exploring downtown Tampa. Glad to be able to provide the complimentary shuttle to assist. Out complimentary WiFi will be upgraded this summer to ensure faster speeds. We are very sorry the current service was subpar and hope that if you return to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk is located adjacent to the David A Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts and the beautiful Hillsborough River. The hotel is approximately 1 mile from the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Bay Historic Center, Tampa Bay Times Forum, Channelside Dining and Entertainment Complex, and the Port of Tampa Cruise Terminals. The hotel offers a complimentary on-demand shuttle service from 7am until 10pm, 7 days a week. Popular Attractions include Channelside Dining and Entertainment Complex, The Florida Aquarium, and Historic Ybor City. Hotel Amenities Include:- All Non-Smoking Rooms- Onsite Restaurant, WaterWorks Bar & Grill, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.- Free Wireless High Speed Internet Access- Free Local Calls- Business Center- Outdoor Swimming Pool- Onsite Fitness Center- Complimentary Shuttle Service within 2 miles - Tampa International Airport is only six miles from the Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk

Address: 111 W Fortune Street, 275N Ex-44 I-4/275S Ex-45A, Tampa, FL 33602 (Formerly Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown)
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: £89 - £168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk 3*
Number of rooms: 332
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown Hotel Tampa
Tampa Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Tampa
The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk Florida
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#17 Green Hotel in Tampa
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