tampa-hotels

Prices Paid to Tampa Hotels Show City’s Popularity Among Travelers

TAMPA is among the 50 Most Popular Cities for both American and foreign travelers in 2014, based on Hotels.com’s report on actual hotel bookings and actual prices paid by travelers per night in the first half of 2014. It ranked 24th in average price paid by American travelers for hotel accommodation and it ranked 31st in average price paid by foreign travelers for hotel accommodation.

tampa-hotels
 

25 MOST POPULAR CITIES FOR AMERICAN TRAVELERS

 

CITY AVERAGE PRICE PAID for HOTEL ACCOMMODATION PER NIGHT
1. Las Vegas, Nevada $116
2. New York, New York $261
3. Orlando, Florida $103
4. Los Angeles, California $162
5. San Diego, California $162
6. Chicago, Illinois $165
7. San Francisco, California $208
8. Washington, D.C. $164
9. Houston, Texas $135
10. San Antonio, Texas $127
11. Atlanta, Georgia $122
12. Boston, Massachusetts $197
13. New Orleans, Louisiana $179
14. Miami, Florida $208
15. Dallas, Texas $126
16. Austin, Texas $154
17. Denver, Colorado $134
18. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $151
19. Seattle, Washington $180
20. Anaheim, California $143
21. Nashville, Tennessee $164
22. Portland, Oregon $136
23. Fort Lauderdale, Florida $154
24. TAMPA, Florida $115
25. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina $145

 

35 MOST POPULAR CITIES FOR FOREIGN TRAVELERS

 

CITY AVERAGE PRICE PAID for HOTEL ACCOMMODATION PER NIGHT
1. New York, New York $263
2. Las Vegas, Nevada $120
3. Orlando, Florida $105
4. Los Angeles, California $167
5. San Francisco, California $211
6. Miami, Florida $209
7. Honolulu, Hawaii $234
8. San Diego, California $147
9. Chicago, Illinois $167
10. Washington, D.C. $168
11. Boston, Massachusetts $201
12. Fort Lauderdale, Florida $157
13. Newark, New Jersey $149
14. Lake Buena Vista, Florida $180
15. Seattle, Washington $180
16. Houston, Texas $137
17. Anaheim, California $145
18. New Orleans, Louisiana $179
19. San Antonio, Texas $127
20. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $152
21. Atlanta, Georgia $123
22. Key West, Florida $311
23. Hollywood, Georgia $236
24. Grand Canyon, Arizona $109
25. Portland, Oregon $136
26. Doral, Florida $143
27. Denver, Colorado $135
28. Austin, Texas $155
29. Dallas, Texas $127
30. Detroit, Michigan $118
31. TAMPA, Florida $116
32. Arlington, Virginia $148
33. Nashville, Tennessee $164
34. Brooklyn, New York $180
35. Monterey, California $166

Note that the average prices paid by both Americans and foreign tourists for hotel accommodations in Tampa were higher than the average price paid to Orlando hotels (check the Culdearn House Hotel prices, as an example).

What could be the reason why domestic and foreign travelers flock to TAMPA?

Tampa provides diverse attractions to tourists, filling the different leisure and entertainment needs of travelers. In Tampa, there are historic sites, themed parks, art centers, sports facilities, nature parks, restaurants and shopping centers. The city is also minutes away to and from Gulf of Mexico beaches that have been rated by travel magazines and review sites as among the best in the U.S. and in the world.

Here are among the most popular attractions in Tampa:

  • Busch Gardens
  • Lowry Park Zoo
  • Big Cat Rescue
  • Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center
  • Lettuce Lake Regional Park
  • Bayshore Boulevard
  • Florida Aquarium
  • Tampa Riverwalk
  • Adventure Island
  • Tampa Theatre
  • Sunshine Skyway
  • Tampa Bay History Center
  • Henry B. Plant Museum
  • Columbia Restaurant
  • Ulele Restaurant
  • Museum of Science & Industry