Vista Inn & Suites Tampa
400 East Bearss Ave, Tampa, FL 33613
The Vista Inn & Suites Tampa provides the perfect home base for the Florida vacation that you will never forget!
Conveniently located off I-275, our hotel is central to the Tampa Bay area’s most popular attractions, including Busch Gardens, the Florida Aquarium, the Museum of Science & Industry, ZooTampa at Lowry Park and the University of South Florida.
Featuring spacious guest rooms with bright accents, our hotel offers free continental breakfast and Wi-Fi and is pet friendly. The kids will enjoy our sparkling outdoor pool and the IHOP restaurant right next door, and those in town for work can take advantage of our meeting facilities.
At the Vista Inn & Suites Tampa, you’ll enjoy exceptional service, comfort and quality at a great value.
Free Continental Breakfast
We offer comfort in King, Queen, and Double rooms, with handicap accessible options available. Our non-smoking rooms come standard with:
- Free Wi-Fi
- Flat-screen TV with cable programming
- Coffee/tea maker
- Iron & ironing board
University of South Florida – 3.6 miles
The University of South Florida is located minutes from the Vista Inn & Suites Tampa. It’s ranked as one of the top universities in Florida. Ask about our special rates for alumni, current students and families.
Busch Gardens – 5.8 miles
Busch Gardens and Adventure Island is a must see during your visit to Tampa. It features some of the best animal shows, safari rides and roller coasters in the world. In addition, you can experience up-close encounters with amazing animals in the African-inspired landscape of Busch Gardens.
Museum of Science & Industry – 6 miles
Tampa’s Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) is a scientific playground. There are more than 100 hands-on activities. You can see the stars in The Saunders Planetarium. You can also explore another world in our NASA-funded Mission: Moonbase lunar colony. In addition, you can touch the future in Connectus. MOSI’s innovative exhibits urge you to ask questions and expand your mind.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park – 7 miles
ZooTampa encompasses 56 acres of naturalistic animal exhibits. It’s located in a lush, tropical garden setting. The zoo has many popular educational programming and fun recreational amenities. Also, you can experience up-close animal encounters and engaging seasonal events. ZooTampa is the winner of many accolades as one of the country’s most family-friendly zoos.
Florida Aquarium – 11.4 miles
Downtown Tampa features one of the country’s best aquariums! There are plenty of fun activities to be found at the Florida Aquarium. You can see Close-Up Critters, Penguins: Backstage Pass, Wild Dolphin Cruise and several swimming & diving experiences. Also, the Splash Pad is an outdoor water play area that’s perfect for the children.
Raymond James Stadium – 13.7 miles
Raymond James Stadium is home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of South Florida Bulls. The stadium is often referred to as the “crown jewel” of the NFL.
IHOP – Adjacent to the property
Long-standing chain serving a wide variety of pancakes and other American breakfast and diner fare.
NY Times Square Pizza – 0.2 miles
New York-style pizza, pasta, salad and more.
Plato Latino – 0.2 miles
Simple Cuban cafe providing classic sandwiches, stews and coffee drinks amid upbeat surroundings.
Skipper’s Smokehouse – 1.3 miles
This Tampa Bay landmark has something for everyone; a perfect location for indoor and outdoor dining and live music.
Joe’s New York Diner – 3 miles
An authentic, ‘50s-style diner open 24 hours a day where the food is cooked fresh.
Check-In: 3:00 PM Check-Out: 11:00 AM
Early Check-In / Late Check-Out: Must request from Manager.
Cancellation Policy: Reservations may be cancelled 24 hours prior to check-in. Contact Management for further details.
Discount Rates: AAA, AARP, Corporate, Expedia
Age Requirements: Must be 18 years of age to reserve a room. A photo ID and credit card will be required at check-in.
Extra Adult Charge: $10 per adult
Extra Child Charge: No charge
Family Policy: Children age 16 and under stay free with parent.
Pets: Pets under 15 pounds are welcome with a $25 per night per pet fee. Contact Management directly for further limitations to our pet policy.
Rollaway Bed: No charge
Cribs: No charge