Tampa's Epicurean Hotel receives AAA Four-Diamond Award

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Tampa, Florida -- The newly-opened Epicurean Hotel, located in Tampa's Hyde Park neighborhood, has received the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Rating.

The hotel, developed in collaboration with Mainsail Lodging & Development and the legendary Bern's Steak House, is the first newly constructed hotel property in the United States to join the prestigious Autograph Collection of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

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It is also now among the select group of just six hotel properties in Tampa to hold the AAA Four Diamond Rating.

"We knew we had something special here in the Epicurean Hotel and are very proud to see that affirmed with the AAA Four Diamond Rating," said Tom Haines, general manager. "I am truly honored to lead the dedicated and loyal team that has worked tirelessly throughout the opening process to earn this outstanding award." 

According to AAA, the fundamental hallmarks at this rating level include an extensive array of amenities combined with a high degree of hospitality, service, and attention to detail.

The food-focused Epicurean Hotel features a state-of-the-art culinary classroom known as the Epicurean Theatre; Élevage, a restaurant where classic recipes are re-imagined; Edge Social Drinkery rooftop bar; Chocolate Pi pâtisserie; Bern's Fine Wines & Spirits wine shop; Evangeline full-service spa; and 5,200-square feet of flexible event space.

SEE ALSO: High-end Epicurean Hotel to have rooftop bar, theatre

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