Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Florida Review

April 29, 2023


Situated in Tampa, Homewood Suites by Hilton lies in the heart of the Tampa Business District and is two miles from the Tampa International Airport. 

I indulged in my explorative nature while staying at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa. Thanks to the hotel, I experienced an excellent base for exploring the different sceneries of Tampa. Attractions like the Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Florida Aquarium, and Hard Rock Casino, Tampa Waterfront, are places you’ll love when visiting Tampa.

In this Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Florida review, I let you in on my findings drawn from my experience at one of the best hotels in Tampa, Florida.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Florida Review

Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, USA, offers its guests various on-site amenities to satisfy all its guests. Thanks to the Wi-Fi, I kept in touch with my loved ones during my stay at this Tampa hotel. 

During activities like my Wednesday night gathering with friends, the taxi services available at the hotel made exploring the surrounding areas more convenient. Also, I appreciated the hotel’s free on-site parking because I drove to the hotel. 

Furthermore, Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, offers front desk services like guest safety deposit boxes, luggage storage, and express check-in and check-out. 

Staying for an extended period, or do you just need your clothes clean?

Laundry services at Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, keep your favorite travel outfits clean. And that’s not all. During lazy mornings and nights, conveniences like housekeeping services come to your rescue to keep everything in order. 

Based on my firsthand experience, the Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, has all the desired amenities, and guestrooms guarantee a comfortable stay. 

Images of the hotel facilities


Nothing kick-starts your morning better than a delicious and free breakfast. Homewood Suites by Hilton, Westshore Florida hotel, has an on-site coffee shop, meaning you can enjoy freshly brewed coffee during breakfast or any other time. 

Because I enjoy making my meals, I took advantage of the in-house BBQ grill.


The Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa guestrooms each have LCD TVs with digital channels and Wi-Fi to let you stay connected. Furthermore, the beds come with comforters and premium bedding, and the bathrooms have free toiletries and hair dryers. 

Dining areas, sofa beds, a pull-out couch, and kitchens are available in the rooms, and housekeeping is on request. 

While some reviews highlight very uncomfortable beds, my experience was quite the opposite. I loved how comfortable the bed felt.

The hotel room


At Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Brandon, guests enjoy the following:

  • Outdoor pool

  • 24-hour fitness center

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Free parking

  • Front desk with multinational staff

  • Laundry services

  • Safety deposit boxes

  • Conference facilities

  • 24-hour business center

  • Pet friendly

  • Air conditioning

What are Cleaning and Safety Practices at Homewood Suites?

I felt that Homewood Suites by Hilton, Tampa, prioritizes its guests' and team members' health and safety. Thus, the Hilton CleanStay program offers industry-defining cleanliness standards across all Hilton brands globally. 

 Hilton’s CleanStay key elements include the following:

  • Guest room cleaning before check-in focuses on high-touch areas like remotes, door knobs, and light switches.

  • Increased frequency in cleaning and disinfecting public areas like common restrooms and elevator buttons.

  • A flexible housekeeping policy that allows daily housekeeping on request. 

  • Hilton allows you to experience contactless arrival via the Hilton Honors app, where applicable.

Pros and Cons


  • Free shuttle services
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi in the rooms and common areas
  • Free on-the-go breakfast


  • Limited on-site lunch and dinner options
The hotel facilities


Is Homewood Suites Part of Hilton or Marriott?

Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa is part of the Hilton brand hotels. It’s an exciting investment opportunity offering a balanced Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, portfolio flexible enough to complement different locations. 

Who is Homewood Suites Affiliated With?

Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Brandon, is affiliated with Hilton Worldwide, an American chain running all-suite residential-style hotel facilities. Until December 2019, the chain had 505 hotels spread over 4 countries. 

How Many Homewood Suites are There in the US?

According to ScrapeHero, there are 513 Homewood Suites in the US spread in different locations as of March 13, 2023.

Is the Breakfast at Homewood Suites Free?

Yes, breakfast at Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa-Brandon, Tampa, is free. The hotel offers options like eggs, sausages, potatoes, waffles, and oatmeal. In addition, there are cold items to sample, such as yogurt, fruits, pastries, and cereal, to kick-start your day in a tasty way. 

What Time is Check-in and Check-out at Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa-Florida?

You should check in at the hotel by 3:00 PM and check out by 12:00 PM. Alternatively, you may request early check-in or late check-out, subject to availability. Also, checking in early or checking out late may attract an additional fee.

My Final Thoughts on Staying at Homewood Suites

Homewood Suites by Hilton, Tampa, offers guests residential-style accommodation in Tampa featuring free Wi-Fi access, flatscreen TVs, and fully equipped kitchens. Plus, there’s a hot complimentary breakfast each morning and dinner on select nights.

Another positive attribute I can point out is the top-notch customer service experience at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa. On-site amenities include a basketball court, swimming pool, fitness center, and business center. Plus, there are free Hilton Tampa airport transport services. 

Whether traveling to Tampa for leisure or business, ensure to get the most out of your stay at the Homewood Suites by Hilton, Tampa, Florida. 

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