Tampa Bay’s tourism industry has achieved a long-sought goal – generating more than $600 million in hotel revenue in a calendar year. To find out more about this major win for Tampa hotels Click Here!
Carnival Miracle joins Carnival Paradise which operates year-round four-to-eight-day voyages from Tampa to the Caribbean and Cuba. Together, Carnival Miracle and Carnival Paradise will carry an estimated 280,000 passengers annually from Tampa. To find out what impact that will have on Tampa's Port, Click Here.
Icelandair announced on Thursday they will be increasing their seasonal non-stop service from Tampa International from twice a week to four times a week. The airline was on-hand at Tampa Bay International to showcase their special northern lights livery, Hekla Aurora. For more information Click Here.
Southwest Airlines announced Feb. 15 new service from Tampa to LAX starting in August. Growing Los Angeles The airline continues to strengthen its service in California by announcing a new nonstop route linking Los Angeles area Customers to Floridawith daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Tampa beginning Aug. 7, 2018. Click Here to read more
US News ranked the top hotels in Tampa based on an unbiased analysis of awards, expert recommendations and user ratings. Out of eight luxury hotels, three were named award winners on the U.S. News list of the Best Hotels in Tampa. The highest ranked hotels are Epicurean Hotel, Autograph Collection and Renaissance Tampa International Plaza [...]
With millennials in mind, the Tampa Marriott Westshore has transformed all of its 310 guest rooms as well as other areas of the hotel in a $20 million renovation of the property. For more information on this remodel Click Here.
Last year, 19,624,284 people flew through TPA, which beats the previous record of 19,154,957 passengers in 2007. For more on this record breaking year, Click Here!
“We are almost entirely sold out with attendees with the NHL All-Star VIPs,” said Chris Adkins, director of sales and marketing for the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina. For more on this story Click Here.
Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran (R-Land O’Lakes) blasted Tampa in his 2018 legislative session opening remarks on Tuesday, taking aim at a $1.50 per-night surcharge on stays at certain downtown Tampa and Ybor City hotels. To read more on his address Click Here.
Tampa and the Hillsborough County Hotel & Motel Association are fighting back hard against a lawsuit by House Speaker Richard Corcoran over what he calls an "illegal tax" on a dozen downtown and Ybor City hotels. The city and the association say the $1.50 per night added to room rentals is actually a fee sought [...]