The La Quinta Inn & Suites Tampa Central has been awarded the 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The 100% nonsmoking La Quinta Inn & Suites Tampa Central is centrally located in the heart of Tampa and the Tampa Bay area, near Busch Gardens, Lowry Park Zoo, Florida Aquarium, Raymond James Stadium (home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers), George Steinbrenner Field (home of the New York Yankee Baseball Spring Training), and Ed Radice Sports Complex. It is also close to business parks, including Westshore, the airport, downtown, the convention center, St.Petersburg Forum Arena, and all business districts. The Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa is also just minutes away. After exploring the area, head back to the La Quinta Inn & Suites Tampa Central where the paradise continues with a warm, friendly staff, an outdoor pool w/spa, a fitness center, a guest laundry facility, a meeting facility, and a business center. Free high-speed internet access is available throughout the hotel and in all guest rooms. Speaking of guest rooms - relax and unwind as you sink into the plush pillow-top mattress with upgraded bedding. You'll also enjoy a 32-inch LCD TV with premium channels, microwave oven, refrigerator, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron w/ironing board, and much more. Start your day with a Free Bright Side Breakfast served each morning near the lobby.