At Floridan Palace, we believe productive collaborations excel in the long term. Collaboration is a key culture at our Tampa hotel.
We selectively partner with like-minded organizations that place integrity, value, and service above all. We create a well-rounded experience for our guests, focusing on building outcome-focused relationships. Here are the entities with whom we share great partnerships.
The David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts (formerly the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center) is the largest performing arts center in the Southeast offering world-class entertainment. Ranging from theatrical performances to children's programs, it provides numerous art forms, including touring Broadway theatrical performances, opera, and orchestra.
Tampa River Center
Home to Boathouse, Tampa River Center is a 2,880 sq. ft. event venue in Julian B Lane Riverfront Park. Being a "home base" to visiting collegiate rowing programs in winters, it offers storage and community rowing programs.
Visit Tampa Bay
The Floridan Palace is proud to be a member hotel of Visit Tampa Bay. It serves as a resource for all things to do in Tampa Bay, including the option to book online tickets and tours to many local attractions and activities.
Amalie Arena is Florida's premier entertainment venue and home to the three-time Stanley Cup champions, Tampa Bay Lightning. Boasting unique features from lightning-throwing Tesla coils to the 11,000 square-foot Budweiser Biergarten with incredible views of the city, it ranks among the best venues in the Southeast United States. The arena has hosted numerous high-profile events, including the 1999 NHL All-Star Game, the 2007 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament, the 2008 NCAA Women's Final Four, and more.
University of Tampa
Overlooking the Riverwalk, The University of Tampa is a private institution having a beautiful campus with a plant hall. Offering more than 200 academic programs, the University of Tampa is home to 9,600 students from all 50 states and 132 countries. It ranks among the best by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, and The Princeton Review.
Tampa General Hospital
Ranked the #1 hospital in Tampa Bay and one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News and World Report, Tampa General Hospital is just a mile from the Floridan Palace.
Moffit Cancer Center
The Moffit Cancer Center is Florida's only National Cancer Institute. It is designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center ranking amongst 30 leading cancer centers in the US. Being a part of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Moffitt is at the forefront of cancer centers worldwide in pioneering advances like CAR T-cell therapy. Moffit Cancer Center is approximately 30 minutes by car from the Floridan Palace.
Rated among the best aquariums in the US, The Florida Aquarium is just a mile away from the Floridan Palace. It welcomes visitors to experience a wide variety of aquatic and terrestrial animals - including sea turtles, sharks, lemurs, otters - with the goal of building awareness and inspiring conservation action.
Lowry Park Zoo
Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park is a 63-acre nonprofit zoo recognized by Florida as the center for Florida wildlife conservation and biodiversity. It includes a collection of native Florida animals, such as the Florida Manatee and the Florida Panther. The conservatory also highlights animals like the "crash" (Think a group of rhinos) of 6 Southern White Rhinoceros, African Penguins, 3 Aldabra Giant Tortoises from Madagascar, and African Elephants.