All on-site bars and restaurants are currently closed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Welcome to the Floridan Palace Hotel, BW Premier Collection located in the heart of downtown Tampa. Built in 1926, this nineteen-story hotel has been brought back to its original grandeur. Indulge yourself in old-world charm met with the modern comforts of today. With an eye for detail and a dash of flair, flawless service and luxury awaits you at every turn. The opening ceremony and ribbon cutting of this iconic landmark took place on July 28, 2012, making the Floridan once more the 'crown jewel' of the city of Tampa. Meticulously restored with historical expertise and detailed craftsmanship, the hotel's beauty and stature of its original state has been recaptured. The Floridan Palace Hotel, BW Premier Collection is one of the few hotels in the Tampa Bay area that is on the National Register of Historic Places.