Tampa Hotels from Upscale to Budget-Friendly near Raymond James Stadium

Whether you're in town for a NFL football game, a monster truck rally, or a rock concert, there are plenty of hotel options near Tampa's Raymond James Stadium. The Stadium is centrally located in Tampa, close to the airport, Tampa Bay, downtown attractions and the historic district, so visitors can take their pick of the best hotels in town. Listed here are ten of the best options to choose from based on their distance from the Stadium, guest reviews and proximity to other area attractions.

There are a couple of hotel options located within walking distance of Raymond James and are a good choice if proximity is your priority. The Tampa Stadium Hotel is a 15 minute walk from the Stadium and offers all the comforts and amenities you need. In addition, this hotel offers free shuttles to the airport and to attractions within a three mile radius.

If you wish to take in other area attractions during your visit to Tampa, there are many wonderful hotels within a 15 minute drive of Raymond James Stadium. Depending on your taste and budget, choose from options on the Bay, in the historic district or in the heart of downtown. One luxurious option featuring world-class amenities, fine dining and panoramic views of the Bay is the Grand Hyatt located just a 10 minute drive from the Stadium.

Econo Lodge Airport at RJ Stadium


Tampa's Econo Lodge Airport at RJ Stadium is one of the few hotels within walking distance to both Raymond James Stadium and Yankee's Legends Field. Hotel freebies include Internet, coffee, local calls and a hot breakfast. Some rooms offer...  Read More

Rocky Point


The Bay Harbor Hotel is located on Rocky Point Island, convenient to both downtown Tampa and the airport. The 260 spacious guest rooms feature views of either the city skyline or the waters of Tampa Bay. Hotel amenities include a pool and...  Read More



This Hampton Inn is located in the Ybor City historic area of Tampa, close to historic and cultural attractions, eclectic shopping options, and great dining and nightlife. Perfect for both business and leisure travelers, there is a full range of...  Read More



The Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Westshore is located across from the airport and close to great shopping and dining at International Plaza. Complimentary airport transfers are provided. This fresh and modern hotel features all the amenities...  Read More



The Residence Inn Tampa Westshore/Airport is located close to upscale shopping, fine dining, the business district, and Raymond James Stadium. A good option if you are planning a longer stay in Tampa as per night prices are lower for longer...  Read More



The Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore is located in the Westshore business district, convenient to downtown and the airport. This hotel is also walking distance to fabulous shops and restaurants. Major sports venues nearby include Raymond James...  Read More

Tampa Stadium Hotel


Conveniently located a 15-minute walk from Raymond James Stadium, the Tampa Stadium Hotel is perfect for sports fans planning on attending a NFL football game. The Yankee's Legends Field is also quite close by. This hotel features convenient...  Read More



Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Tampa, Le Meridien is one of the most unique luxury hotels in the country. Once a federal courthouse, this impressive 1905 beaux arts building is fronted with soaring columns and a grand staircase...  Read More



Located on the shores of old Tampa Bay, the Grand Hyatt rises splendid and sophisticated from its scenic surroundings. Conveniently located near the airport, this hotel provides luxurious accommodations for both the business and leisure...  Read More



Built in 2006, the Renaissance Tampa is located at International Plaza and Bay Street, very close to Tampa International Airport. Featuring over 200 upscale stores including Nordstrom's and Neiman Marcus, International Plaza is a shopper's...  Read More


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