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Welcome to Howard Johnson Express Inn – Tampa North / Busch Gardens hotel, near University Mall. Located off Interstate 275, our hotel in Tampa offers fast access to fun attractions like Busch Gardens and time-saving conveniences like on-site guest laundry to help you make the most of your trip. Start each day with a free Rise & Dine continental breakfast, and use free Wi-Fi Internet access to scout out local sights from your hotel room. When you return, splash around in our seasonal outdoor pool, or kick back with your free newspaper. Free truck and RV parking is available, and kids 17 and under stay free with an adult at our Tampa hotel.
Get ready for fun and excitement when you book your room at our hotel in Tampa. We are just two miles from the incredible Busch Gardens theme park, where you and your family can ride thrilling roller coasters, chow down on tasty food, play fun midway games and enjoy live entertainment. Clearwater Beach is less than an hour away for fun in the sun and water-themed activities like water skiing, jet skiing and snorkeling. If you are in the mood for a shopping trip, head to University Mall, with its 180 stores and restaurants. See amazing animals at Lowry Zoo, just three miles away, or learn about the universe through fun, interactive exhibits MOSI Museum of Science, two miles from our hotel in Tampa. Tampa Aquarium is also close by.
McDonald’s is less than a block away from our Tampa, FL, hotel if you are in the mood for a quick burger, and many popular restaurants are nearby. Try the Caribbean flavors at Jerk Hut, or dig into Asian specialties at China Buffet. Head to The Cuban Sandwich Shop and sample one of their signature Cubans, or an American deli classic like Pastrami on rye. Taste of India is offers exotic flavors and spicy curries.
Breakfast: Complimentary Breakfast offered
Internet: High Speed Internet Access
Truck/Bus Parking: Truck/Bus Parking
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