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Hotel Description

At Vista Inn Lake Tarpon you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Lake Tarpon and within 15 minutes of Leepa Rattner Museum. Highlights at this Mediterranean hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free continental breakfast.

You can enjoy TVs with cable channels, and all 95 rooms feature free WiFi, patios, and private yards. Microwaves, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls are also available.

The restaurant, Giovanni's, serves Italian cuisine. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own lounge bar. Enjoy the fitness center and pool loungers as well as access to motor boating. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Attractions within a 20-minute drive of this Palm Harbor hotel include Tampa Bay Downs and Bright House Field.

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$102* Per night/room 7 Jun. - 8 Jun.

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (Pet Friendly-fee included in the rate)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

Vista Inn Lake Tarpon offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 1000 square feet (93 square meters) and includes conference space. The business-friendly Vista Inn Lake Tarpon also features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and express check-in. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Mediterranean Palm Harbor hotel.

  • 95 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 1000 sq ft of conference space
  • 93 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1998
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference space
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) (33.3 km / 20.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Vista Inn Lake Tarpon offers 95 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in February 2017.

  • Private patio
  • Private outdoor space
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Giovanni's - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Lake Tarpon Palm Harbor
  • Lake Tarpon Resort
  • Lake Tarpon Resort Palm Harbor
  • Tarpon Lake Resort
  • Tarpon Resort
  • Lake Tarpon Hotel Palm Harbor
  • Palm Harbor Best Western
  • Vista Hotel Lake Tarpon Palm Harbor
  • Vista Hotel Lake Tarpon
  • Vista Lake Tarpon Palm Harbor
  • Vista Lake Tarpon
  • Vista Inn Lake Tarpon Palm Harbor
  • Vista Hotel on Lake Tarpon
  • Vista Inn Lake Tarpon Hotel
  • Vista Inn Lake Tarpon Palm Harbor
  • Vista Inn Lake Tarpon Hotel Palm Harbor

You should know

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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