ZWest Wing Boutique Hotel - Ascend Collection

ZWest Wing Boutique Hotel - Ascend Collection
Location Icon 2501 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa,  Florida,  33612


Welcome to our near Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Looking for a hotel near the University of South Florida? You've come to the right place. West Wing Hotel is an enjoyable, affordable and cozy hotel in Tampa, Florida where you can receive 5-star experiences from check-in to check-out. Our hotel is in a great location with easy access to popular attractions that will make your travel memories last a lifetime.

You can relish our staff's professional service and exclusive accommodations. West Wing hotel offers WiFi, free hot breakfast, a restaurant and bar, fitness center and robotic butler service perfect for a business trip or family vacation.

Stay Like a Local:

When you book a room with us, you can say yes to new travel adventures. Unload your bags, kick your feet up and let our staff do the rest. In-room amenities include a microwave and refrigerator, premium bedding for that cozy night's rest, flat-screen TV, Keurig coffee maker, and Kitchenettes, only offered in select rooms.

Tampa Attractions:

As a valued guest of our West Wing hotel, you'll be in close proximity to attractions like Glazer Children's Museum and Lowry Park Zoo. The University Mall is across the street making each attraction very accessible and your travel plans easier. Other nearby places to see include:

  • Adventure Island
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
  • MOSI - Museum of Science Industry
  • James A. Haley Veterans Hospital
  • Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa Restaurants:

Tampa's food scene is ever-evolving, positioning it as one of the leading destinations for food-lovers. On vacation, it's acceptable to eat your heart out. In close proximity to West Wing hotel, there are restaurants to satisfy every craving such as Roux, U Poke Spot, Mekenita Cantina, SoFresh, Are Pitas, Pho Quyen, and Rooster & the Till.

Tampa Shopping:

Tampa hosts a variety of shopping experiences from shopping malls and outlets, to quaint, historic shopping districts. Be prepared to walk around, eat a scrumptious meal or just people watch. From Channelside Bay Plaza, University Mall, Westfield Brandon, Westshore Plaza, Tampa Premium Outlets, Ybor City and International Plaza & Bay Street, you will be immersed into multiple atmospheres that are upbeat and tons of fun.

Sports, Recreation and Outdoors:

Get the best of both worlds. With a private water-taxi, you can cruise the coast and make your way to downtown parks, museums, restaurants, and other attractions. E-boats Tampa lets you rent a charming boat and is a great way to explore Tampa's harbor. For the nature fanatic, there are three scenic rivers, Alafia, Hillsborough and Little Manatee, with tidal inlets leading out to open bay water invite endless enjoyment for all ages.

Nightlife and Entertainment:

After the sun sets in Florida, the nightlife heats up. Tampa is the hottest place to be in the evening. The city has multiple sports bars, nightclubs, Irish Pubs and breweries to keep the night young. Club Prana, The Castle, The Honey Pot and The Cuban Club have the best music and atmosphere with marvelous bartenders.

Adventure Island Adventure Island

Adventure Island is a water park located northeast of Tampa, Florida, across the street from Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. The park features 30 acres (12 ha) of water rides, dining, and other attractions. The park opened on June 7, 1980, and is part of SeaWorld Entertainment, a division of Blackstone Group.Set your watch to island time and indulge in a day of fun in the sun. Adventure Island® Tampa's Key West atmosphere invites you to relax and enjoy the delights of soaking it up in the water or on the shore. With an array of wonderful meals and amenities, life on Adventure Island is one carefree experience after another.

Busch Gardens Tampa Busch Gardens Tampa

Busch Gardens Tampa (formerly known as Busch Gardens Africa and Busch Gardens: The Dark Continent) is a 335-acre (136 ha) 19th century African-themed animal theme park located in the city of Tampa, Florida. Busch Gardens Tampa is owned and operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment and is their 2nd largest park in terms of attendance behind SeaWorld Orlando. The park officially features 15 rides, including 8 roller coasters and 2 water rides. Its newest roller coaster, Cobra's Curse, was opened in June 2016.

Museum of Science and Industry Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) is a not-for-profit, science museum located in Tampa, Florida, US. It is a community-based institution and educational resource that is dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge, and understanding of science, industry, and technology. MOSI's core ideology is to make a difference in people's lives by making science real for people of all ages and background. People can experience a scientific playground of more than 450 hands-on activities in the largest science center in the southeastern United States. It is also the location of Florida's only IMAX Dome Theatre, the Florida Hospital Dome Theatre.

University of South Florida University of South Florida

The University of South Florida, also known as USF, is an American metropolitan public research university located in Tampa, Florida, United States. USF is also a member institution of the State University System of Florida. Founded in 1956, USF is the fourth-largest public university in the state of Florida, with a total enrollment of 48,373 as of the 2014-2015 academic year.The USF system comprises three institutions: USF Tampa, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee.Each institution is separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.The university is home to 14 colleges, offering more than 80 undergraduate majors and more than 130 graduate, specialist, and doctoral-level degree programs.

Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Iron/ironing board, Microwave, Refrigerator, Air conditioning, Flat-screen TV, Free Local Calls
ADA Accessible Rooms
The hotel does offers ADA accessible rooms but as this is a third party reservation page so we may not have the inventory available here. Please call the hotel directly to check the availability of the ADA accessible rooms.
Fitness Center, Garden
Food & Drink
Free Hot Breakfast, Breakfast and Dinner, Free Coffee, Restaurant (additional charge)
Free Self parking, Free! Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Business Center, Laundry, 24-Hour Front Desk, Room service, Guest Use Copy Machine
Convenience Store (on site), Air Conditioning, Elevator, 100% Smoke Free Hotel, Interior Corridors
Check In
From 16:00 hours
Check Out
Until 11:00 hours
Min Age for Check In
Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to Rate Program you select. The cancellation policies are mentioned in the rate program details.
Children and Extra Beds
Children cannot be accommodated at the hotel. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
Cards Accepted at this property
American Express, Visa, Euro/MasterCard, Discover
Language Spoken
English, Spanish


  • Downtown Ybor City
  • Statue of Roland Manteiga
  • River Tower Park
  • Davis island
  • Sawgrass Lake County Park
  • The Florida Aquarium
  • Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
  • Morris Bridge Park
  • Manatee Viewing Center
  • Ballast Point Park
  • Henry B. Plant Museum
  • Lettuce Lake Park
  • Big Cat Rescue
  • Dinosaur World
  • Adventure Island
  • USF Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute
  • Busch Gardens
  • Museum of Science and Industry

Convention Centers

  • Tampa Convention Center
  • Tampa Theatre
  • Embassy Suites Convention Center

Popular Areas

  • Murielle Winery
  • Grand Prix Tampa
  • Tampa Port Authority
  • Cruise Line Terminal
  • The Florida Aquarium
  • Ice Palace
  • Hyde Park

Shopping areas

  • International Plaza and Bay Street
  • University Mall
  • WestShore Plaza

Stadiums or Arenas

  • Amalie Arena
  • Raymond James Stadium
  • The University of Tampa - Pepin Stadium
  • Free Hot Breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • 100% Smoke-Free Hotel
  • Fitness Center
  • Accessible Features
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Accessible Hotel
  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • Bus/Truck Parking
  • Free accessible parking
  • Business Center
  • Electronic Vehicle Charging Station
  • Elevator(s)
  • Flat Screen/Plasma TV
  • Free Coffee
  • Free Local Calls
  • Guest Laundry
  • Guest Use Copy Machine
  • Interior Corridors
  • Multi-Lingual Staff
  • Phone for Hearing Impaired
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Restaurant*
  • Sundry Shop*
  • Valet Cleaning Service*
  • * Indicates services/amenities that may require an additional cost.
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