Tampa Hampton Inn opens for business

McKibbon Hospitality, a Tampa, Fla.-based hotel development, management and renovations company, opened its newest hotel, the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport Avion Park Westshore.

“Just three minutes from Tampa International Airport, we are confident this hotel will offer the best stay possible here in Tampa," said Randy Hassen, president of McKibbon Hospitality’s hotel management division.

Located at 5329 Avion Park Drive in the heart of the Westshore business district and across from Tampa International Airport, the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton is a convenient location for both business and leisure travelers offering 178 guestrooms, including 51 suites and over 2,000 square feet of meeting space. Local artwork has been commissioned by McKibbon Hospitality and is displayed throughout the hotel, highlighting the property’s connection and support to the Tampa Bay community.

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The hotel provides a complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport, free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center, complimentary parking, an outdoor saltwater pool and a fitness center. Each guestroom includes amenities such as the brand's signature Clean and Fresh Hampton bed.

Hampton Inn & Suites Tampa Airport Avion Park Westshore is one of four hotels in Avion Park all developed and managed by McKibbon Hospitality. Avion Park is also home to Laser Spine Institute’s headquarters, BioSpine and newly opened World of Beer.

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