Tampa Bay has so much to offer potential visitors and meeting attendees! Especially in meeting space and hotel rooms... Take a look:

Tampa Convention Center
600,000 square feet of waterfront meeting space
 36 breakouts
 200,000-square-foot Exhibit Hall that can 
 accommodate 1,000 10'x10' booths
 36,000-square-foot Ballroom that can accommodate:
      - 3,600 theater style
      - 2,080 banquet style
      - Up to 170 10'x10' exhibit booths

Downtown Hotels:

5 stunning hotels within walking distance of Tampa Convention Center:
Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina - 717 rooms
Hyatt Regency Tampa - 521 rooms
Embassy Suites Downtown - 360 rooms
Westin Harbour Island - 299 rooms
Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel - 277 rooms

Marriott WatersidePlus 5 other hotels within 1-3 miles of convention center, adding even more rooms to the downtown package, for a total of 2,969 rooms!

And don't forget about all of the other meeting venues that offer attendees a unique meeting experience, like the St. Pete Times Forum, Raymond James Stadium, The Ritz Ybor, The Columbia Restaurant, Yacht Starship Dining Cruises, The Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens Africa, MOSI and more!

When it comes to hotels, Tampa Bay's downtown package is only one piece of the pie. There are also three other areas of the city with beautiful hotels and ample meeting space, including Westshore, Brandon/East Tampa and North Tampa. Look for more information on hotels in these areas in the future.

Have you ever held a meeting in Tampa? Did you enjoy the experience? Have friends and relatives that visited you enjoyed their stay in our hotels? I would love to hear stories or comments about your experiences. Tell me EVERYTHING! :) 

Also, please feel to ask me any questions or add any information that you may have about Tampa hotels and meeting space. Thanks for reading! :)