Hard Rock Hotel Tampa
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa is a lively place where guests will find plenty in the way of entertainment when they're not relaxing in their comfortable rooms. In addition to one of the city's best (and only) casinos, the Tampa Hard Rock Hotel also boasts a full-service spa and more than ten restaurants and bars. Found in the historic Ybor City district, the Hard Rock in Tampa not only offers its own nightlife options, but also proximity to some of the best Tampa nightlife. You don't have to gamble to enjoy a stay at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, as there are a lot of other things to enjoy during your stay, such as the wonderful outdoor swimming pool.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa
The 150,000-square-foot casino at the Tampa Hard Rock Hotel is one of the more popular casinos in the area, and while it doesn't offer a full array of table games, there are more than 3,000 video gaming machines to choose from. There is live poker action on 50 different tables, and all of the machine games feature convenient ticket-in and ticket-out service. While the casino at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa doesn't quite rival the big casinos in Las Vegas, it is large and offers a fun experience for anyone who is looking to enjoy some gambling. If gaming isn't your thing, exploring the dining options at the Hard Rock in Tampa should also prove to be rewarding. Special live performances are held from time to time at the Tampa Hard Rock Hotel, and big-name acts are known to stop by for a performance, so checking the entertainment schedule is always a good idea during your visit, especially if you're debating when to go Tampa.
Tampa Hard Rock
Whether you are in the mood for a burger and a milkshake or a serving of King Crab legs, the restaurants at the Hard Rock in Tampa have you covered. The pool bar and grill and the restaurants found at the hotel's Food Marketplace offer the perfect complement to the hotel's other eateries, which offer an impressive range of cuisines and menu items. At Rock N' Raw, you can savor fresh sushi, while the seven different kitchens at Fresh Harvest turn out such delights as brick-oven pizzas and Chinese dishes. You can essentially take a world cuisine tour at the different restaurants, and finding your favorite drink is easy, between the hotel's nightclub and its four bars. Room service is available around the clock at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, and the extensive menu makes dining in the comfort of your room a true delight.
There is a lot to cover when it comes to the Tampa Hard Rock Hotel, but no discussion of the hotel would be complete without mentioning the accommodations. There are 250 sleek, modern guest units at the Hard Rock in Tampa, and you can choose to book a standard Deluxe Double Queen, a Deluxe King, or a Spa King unit. All of the guest rooms feature plenty of amenities, and comfort is all but guaranteed when it comes to the beds. Standard amenities include a flat-screen television, a CD player, complimentary high-speed internet access, and a large bathroom with good lighting. You'll also enjoy basics such as a mini-fridge, a hair dryer, and an iron and ironing board, which all help make for a convenient lodging experience.
There are relatively upscale Tampa hotels that are comparable to the Tampa Hard Rock Hotel, including the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay and the Intercontinental Hotel, and while they are also fantastic lodging choices, they lack casinos, which helps to set the Hard Rock apart. If you aren't interested in gambling during your Tampa vacation, then you might consider one of the other Tampa hotels, but don't forget that the Hard Rock offers plenty of amenities, comfortable rooms, and easy access to some of the city's best attractions, such as Riverwalk.