Very nice --- service could use help A review of Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel
We got a steal of a deal using Priceline for this hotel. It was very nice --- exceptionally clean with lots of nicer hotel amenities. Room was big, great view too. Pool is small but nice --- although extremely cold! Pool bar was great and convenient. We did not use the restaurant or the bakery (which was open less often than times specified). We did use room service and it was very slow. Plus staff was less than accomodating on requests for extras. BIG DRAWBACK--- Valet parking is the ONLY option! You must pay $10 per day to park. Valets were quick and very nice, but one night the hotel hosted a conference (people were not hotel overnight guests) and we were not given any preferential treatment by the staff or valets in getting our car --- so it took an extra half hour. I thought they should have informed guests of the delay or had a separate valet for hotel guests. Otherwise hotel was very convenient to everything --- Busch Gardens, beaches (as convenient as it gets if you stay in Tampa) and Ybor city. It's NOT within walking distance of anything though as advertised. Overall, highly recommend for clean, comfortable, convenient stay in Tampa.