White Lodging Opens its First Embassy Suites in Florida Market


BRANDON, Fla. (TVLW) – White Lodging is proud to announce the opening of the first Embassy Suites added to its management portfolio with the opening of the Embassy Suites Tampa Brandon. The hotel is located at 10220 Palm River Road in Brandon, Florida and will be managed by White Lodging of Merrillville, Indiana.

“We are truly excited to be opening our company’s first Embassy Suites in the Tampa Brandon area,” stated Regional Vice President Dan Farley. “The combination of its location and its modern amenities make this hotel the number one choice for business travelers or guests visiting the area.”

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The Embassy Suite Tampa Brandon will provide guests with a full complement of services and amenities to satisfy any type of traveler coming to the area. All 147 suites feature private bedrooms and spacious living rooms with two flat screen televisions and high-speed internet access. Additional in-room amenities include refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, iron with board and two telephones with voicemail. The hotel also offers complimentary, full cooked-to-order breakfast and complimentary nightly Manager’s Reception with cocktails and light snacks, both served in the open-air atrium as well as 24/7 business center, outdoor heated pool, fitness center featuring Precor equipment, as well as over 3,000 square feet of meeting space. Travel friendly enhancements include the Embassy Direct Registration Kiosk featuring airline boarding pass printing as well as the opportunity to arrange shuttle service to and from Tampa International Airport.

Besides complimentary breakfast, additional dining options include the hotel’s restaurant, Mango’s, open for lunch and dinner daily. The restaurant features a modern American cuisine concept with emphasis on fresh chef crafted comfort food. The culinary team at Mango’s uses only the freshest seasonal ingredients and prepares them in a traditional manner giving guests the choice of simple recognizable fare to feel right at home.

The Embassy Suites Tampa Brandon is near an array of attractions including Florida State Fairgrounds, Seminole Hard Rock Casino, New Ford Amphitheater, University of South Florida, Tampa Convention Center, Busch Gardens and Westfield Brandon Mall. It is also convenient to downtown Tampa, just seven miles from the city center and 20 miles from Tampa International Airport. Across the Tampa Bay are the exciting offerings of St. Petersburg, Clearwater and gulf beaches.

In addition to the new Embassy Suites Tampa Brandon, White Lodging also manages three additional hotels in the area including the Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites Tampa Brandon. Additional hotels managed by White Lodging throughout the state of Florida include the Renaissance and Residence Inn Ft. Lauderdale/Plantation hotels, the Courtyard and Residence Inn Ft. Lauderdale SW/Miramar and the Fairfield Inn & Suites Key West.