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Tampa Marriott Water Street

505 Water Street

Tampa, FL 33602


A striking silhouette along the Channel Riverwalk, Tampa Marriott Water Street is a bay front hotel in the heart of Downtown. This world class hotel offers elegant amenities for work and play, from 50,000 square feet of newly renovated meeting space and complete business services to a full-service spa and several delicious restaurants.

Part of the Channelside District, Water Street Marriott Hotel & Marina is adjacent to the Tampa Convention Center. Luxury accommodations include refurbished rooms and suites with private balconies and bay or city view options. It’s the perfect blend of city sophistication and classic elegance that’s sure to leave a lasting impression.

After a busy day, unwind in one of Tampa Marriott Water Street’s lounges or enjoy a savory meal. Enjoy other offerings such casual fare at Waterside Cafe and Garrison’s Tavern. For the ultimate relaxation, enjoy the pool, whirlpool, or Spa.

Call to reserve your room at 888-236-2427 or use the link below to book online!

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Check in: 4:00 p.m.
Check out: 11:00 a.m.

We do not have room blocks at other hotels but here is a list of nearby accommodations.


Tampa International Airport (TPA)

Airport Phone: (813) 870-8700
Hotel direction: 9.7 miles SE
Estimated taxi fare: Taxi service by Yellow Cab is available at the curbside outside the Baggage Claim Level at the Ground Transportation Areas, Red 1 and Blue 2. The fares are: $3.50 for the first 1/5 of a mile or part thereof, plus $2.50 per mile. The minimum fee from the airport is $20. There is a flat rate fee of $35 to downtown Tampa and the cruise terminal. For more information, contact Yellow Cab at 813-253-0121.

Visit the Tampa International Airport website

Ground Transportation

A variety of ground transportation options makes it easy to access surrounding areas from Tampa International Airport:

  • Bus service and public transportation is available with the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit (HART) and Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) bus stop is located at the Rental Car Center. Follow signs to Remote Curbside. The route map and schedule are posted at the bus stop. Contact HART at 813-254-4278, or PSTA at 727-540-1900 for more information.
  • Lyft and Uber riders can be picked up at Red Baggage Claim, the Blue Express Curbside, or the Remote Curbside at the SkyCenter One office building. A service fee of $5.00 will be added to the cost of the fare. Guests may be dropped off at any public access location including Ticketing, Baggage Claim or the Remote Curbside at the SkyCenter One office building. picks up in Ride App Zone A
  • Peer-to-peer vehicle sharing is available by taking the SkyConnect train from the Main Terminal to the Economy Parking Garage. Peer-to-peer vehicle sharing parking is available in the Economy Parking Garage. For quick pick-ups or drop-offs, the remote curb located in front of and adjacent to the Rental Car Center is available. Look for signs which read, “Customer Drop Off.” Waiting is not allowed at the remote curb. Access peer-to-peer vehicle sharing with Turo here.

More parking and transportation information from the airport can be provided here Ground Transportation | Tampa International Airport (

Car Rental

Vehicle rental services are available at Tampa International Airport:

ALAMO: 888-826-6893
AVIS: 800-831-2847
BUDGET: 800-527-0700
DOLLAR: 800-800-4000
ENTERPRISE: 800-736-8222
HERTZ: 800-654-3131
NATIONAL: 888-826-6890
PAYLESS: 813-289-6554
THRIFTY: 800-847-4389
ACE RENT A CAR: 813-636-8999
AMERICAN RENT A CAR: 734-494-2444
FOX RENT-A-CAR: 855-849-4215
NEXTCAR: 813-289-6554
SIXT: 813-666-8606
ZIPCAR: 866-494-7227

Driving Directions

Get on E State Rd 60 E. Travel 3.2 miles. Take I-275 N to N Tampa St. Travel 5.6 miles. Take exit 44 from I-275 N. Continue on N Tampa St. Drive to Water St. (0.9 miles). Tampa Marriott is located on 505 Water St.


Valet parking is available at US$45/day. Short Term Valet (Day Time Only) is available at US$30/day. There is an electric car charging station available as well.

Off-site parking is close by at the Pam Iorio Parking Garage just 0.2 miles away located at 301 Channelside Dr.

Additional Parking Information

Please contact the hotel at +1-800-228-9290 for additional self parking options.

What to Know Before You Go

What to Pack

All of our sessions will conveniently be held inside Tampa Marriott Water Street. The attire for the Symposium is business casual. We suggest layering a light sweater or jacket to remain comfortable in the venue.

Check in at Registration

Stop by the ABET registration desk located on the Lobby Level.

Registration hours are as follows:

Wednesday, April 3 – 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 4 – 6:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Friday, April 5 – 6:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 6 – 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.