Stay at This Hotel near Ybor City and Port of Tampa
The Country Inn & Suites Tampa/Brandon offers guests comfortable lodging
and a convenient location near all the famous attractions of the area, including the ever-popular Busch Gardens and the Florida State Fairgrounds. If you’re taking a cruise, the hotel is an easy drive from the Port of Tampa, where your ship awaits you. Families love visiting Adventure Island, the Florida Aquarium and the Museum of Science and Industry, which feature quality entertainment for kids of all ages. Plus, the hotel provides easy access to Tampa International Airport, so travel is stress-free and easy. Stay at this hotel near Ybor City Museum State Park in Tampa and discover a world of fun and excitement right at your fingertips.
Attractions near this Tampa/Brandon hotel include:
- Adventure Island (8.4 miles)
Beat the heat at Adventure Island, the Busch Gardens Water Park, which offers towering water slides, pools, lazy rivers and cabanas.
Phone: +1 (813) 987-5600
- Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World (0.3 miles)
Slated to open in spring of 2015, this popular, 400,000-square-foot sporting goods store will be located right across the street from the Country Inn & Suites.
Phone: +1 (800) 227-7776
- Busch Gardens (14.5 miles)
Take an exciting day trip to Busch Gardens, a world-class theme park which features a zoo and heart-pounding rides.
Phone: +1 (888) 800-5447
- Florida Aquarium (9.2 miles)
Get up close and personal with a host of fascinating sea life like penguins, eels, sharks and otters at this acclaimed aquarium.
Phone: +1 (813) 273-4042
- Florida State Fairgrounds (3 miles)
The State Fair, held in February, is the Fairground's most popular event, you can also attend shows and other events year-round at this venue.
Phone: +1 (813) 621-7821
- Hard Rock Casino (4.5 miles)
Try your hand at poker, craps, slots or other games of chance at this vibrant casino, which promises a great time whether you win or lose.
Phone: +1 (813) 621-1302
- MacDill Air Force Base (21 miles)
Military families, friends and personnel appreciate that this Air Force base is an easy drive from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (813) 828-1110
- Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) (13.2 miles)
Delve into the intriguing world of science with hands-on exhibits about topics like extreme weather, physics and nature at this interactive learning center.
Phone: +1 (813) 987-6000
- Port of Tampa (8.5 miles)
Features state-of-the-art cruise terminals for Carnival, Holland America, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise Lines, the Port of Tampa is Florida’s largest port.
Phone: +1 (813) 315-1777'
- Regency Square 20 AMC Theatres (0.8 miles)
Catch an action-packed blockbuster or a romantic comedy at this nearby cinema.
Phone: +1 (813) 653-3747
- Shopping in Tampa and Brandon
- Brandon Crossing (0.3 miles)
- Plaza at Brandon Town Center (0.8 miles)
- Westfield Mall (1.9 miles)
- Tampa Bay Times Forum (9.3 miles)
Enjoy a fast-paced Tampa Bay Lightning hockey game or a big-name concert at this large Tampa venue.
Phone: +1 (813) 301-6600
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers (14.8 miles)
Cheer on the Buccaneers while experiencing the excitement of NFL football during your stay.
Phone: +1 (813) 870-2700
- Tampa Bay CVB (8.0 miles)
An excellent resource, the Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau can point you towards a plethora of area activities, from beaches to restaurants.
Phone: +1 (813) 223-1111
- Tampa Convention Center (9 miles)
This enormous 600,000-square-foot facility located along the Riverwalk in downtown Tampa.
- Ybor City Museum State Park (8.4 miles)
Named in honor of Ybor City's founder, Vicente Martinez Ybor, this National Historic District features gardens, walking tours and a cigar factory.
Phone: +1 (813) 247-6323
Local travel resources near the hotel's Brandon, FL location:
Directions from Tampa International Airport:
Exit airport, follow signs to SR Hwy 60 East and to I-275 North. Exit right unto ramp to I-275 North, Continue until it merges into I-4. Exit right onto ramp I-4 East. Stay on I-4 East to I-75. Exit right unto I-75 South. Follow I-75 South to Exit 257 right. First light after exit, turn left (Falkenburg Rd.). Cross Palm River Road, and the hotel will be on right side on corner of Falkenburg Rd and Palm River Rd.