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Vista Hotel on Lake Tarpon

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The hotel is a beautiful, waterfront, hotel, nestled quaintly around our boat basin, which adjoins Lake Tarpon. Lake Tarpon is a 2500 acre (10 Km) sports & recreation lake. All of our spacious rooms have a beautiful waterfront view of our boat basin. Our rooms consist of standard rooms with 2 double beds or 1 king size bed. Relax around the pool after a fun filled day of fishing, boating, golfing, sunning or sight seeing. When the day is done you will sleep peacefully, in a bed so comfortable you will want to take it home with you. We are confident you will return again and again, to enjoy the pleasure and comfort of our hotel. We are located across from Innisbrook Golf Course & Spa, just minutes from the Historic Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks, Brighthouse Baseball Field & Gulf Beaches. Meeting Rooms, Banquet Rooms also available.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Outdoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviews road noise towel animals away from the road sponge docks waffle maker balcony overlooking bit worn new carpet fridge and microwave hot tub nice room would stay here again wonderful stay alligators furniture florida upgrades
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

This was an overnight stay and you could tell that this was once a very nice hotel. It still is but you can tell it is older and past it's "glory days". The room was very spacious with a balcony (patio) overlooking the water at...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank kruzinkate
Response from 360manager, Franchise Admin at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded October 17, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. You'll be happy to know we have leased the restaurant and it will be Italian food.

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here the weekend 9/7. Had 2 adjoining rooms. Very spacious, clean and the beds were super comfortable. Isa and his staff were very professional and helpful. The hotel is very charming with a beautiful view over lake Tarpon. We hosted a private event and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank alohabride30
Response from 360manager, Franchise Admin at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you so much for the compliments, we enjoy having you here.

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

My son & I stayed the night in this hotel bc of a broken water main at our apartment complex. We needed a place w/a low price, clean & local & this fit the bill. Situated at the end of a canal for Lake Tarpon,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Beth C
Response from 360manager, Franchise Admin at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you for staying with us! I apologize for the non-gluten foods and we always have fresh fruit oranges, apples & pears. I will try to get more non-gluten foods to accommodate our guests better.

Reviewed July 4, 2018

Personally saw alligator hanging close to walkway by cement walkway on edge of canal from balcony of my room. Warned at least four guest to stay away as these are aggressive creatures who were within touching range of it. Mentioned it’s presence to front desk...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded July 22, 2018

Christine, There are several signs on property that warn of the alligators. We also have it listed on the registration card that all guest sign as well as on the back of our maps in bold with the wifi info and breakfast hours. We have...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here to be close to friends before cruising out of the Port of Tampa. The rooms have a balcony overlooking an inlet on Lake Tarpon, so the view was nice. Not great looking from the outside but the room was clean and large. Breakfast...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Susan M
Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you for the kind feedback we are thrilled you enjoyed your visit!

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All rooms are exterior corridors.
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"We had a ground floor room that was easily accessible to the car. Very nice landscaping and private."
kruzinkate
Oct. 8, 2018
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"Alligators are not cute pets. Do not approach if seen."
S4521SGchristinee
Jul. 4, 2018
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"pick one as far away from the Road as possible."
localguest2016
Jun. 4, 2018
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"If you want access to the pool area, ask to be in the ‘main’ building. We were in the bldg that was far..."
caprikaren0
Apr. 17, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$75 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lake tarpon hotel palm harborpalm harbor best western
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Lake Tarpon Resort
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaPalm Harbor
NUMBER OF ROOMS
95
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