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Hyatt Place at the RP Funding Center

A recently updated hotel minutes from the RP Funding Center and bustling Downtown Lakeland dining and shopping.

This modern updated hotel features free Wi-Fi, a complimentary a.m. Kitchen Skillet™, 24-hour gym and dining and an outdoor pool.

But most importantly, a stay at the Hyatt Place at RP Funding Center ensures you are just minutes away from Downtown Lakeland restaurants, boutique shops and nightlife

The Lakeland Center

A four-minute walk leads you to the doors of the RP Funding Center where you can catch an indoor rodeo, ballet, concert or stand-up comedy show from the likes of Kathy Griffith.

Historic Polk Theatre
Historic Polk Theatre

The Polk Theatre

Elvis Presley once played at the Historic Polk Theatre, which has an interior designed to mimic Mediterranean village, complete with a starry night sky for a ceiling. The theatre shows movies, concerts and plays.

Downtown Lakeland

Brooke Pottery
Brooke Pottery

Shopping

Downtown shopping features everything from antique furniture and vintage frocks to locally crafted jewelry and fine men’s attire. Our top picks include: The Black Swan Bazaar, Nathan’s Men’s Store, Two Hens and a Hound, Brooke Pottery and Simple Vintage with Scout & Tag.

You’re also a short drive from fun dining and shopping in historic Dixieland.

Red Door Wine Market
Red Door Wine Market

Restaurants and Cafés

Downtown Lakeland is home to some fantastic dining options including Harry’s Seafood Bar & Grille, Black & Brew Coffee House & Bistro, Mitchell’s Coffee House, The Silver Ring Café, The Terrace Grille, The Purple Onion, Bay Street Bistro, The Chop Shop, and if you stretch the bounds of downtown Lakeland a wee bit, The Red Door Wine Market and Mister Fish.

Lakeland Brewing Company, p.c. The Lakelander
Lakeland Brewing Company, p.c. The Lakelander

Brews and Nightlife

The Lakeland Brewing Company, Molly McHughes Irish Pub, Hurricane Alley and Linksters Tap Room offer good brews and late hours for those of you who like to stay up past their bed time.

Events

Get the “Local” experience with these recurring Downtown Lakeland events.

First Friday - On the first Friday of every month, The Downtown Lakeland Partnership puts on an event known as First Friday from 6-9 p.m. Each month’s First Friday event boasts a new theme, live music and entertainment. Participating shops and restaurants also stay open later to join in on the free, family, fun.

Thursday Squared Food Truck Rally - On the second Thursday of each month, The Tampa Bay Food Truck Rally comes to downtown Lakeland. Food Trucks lineup around Historic Munn Park and patrons grab their favorite meal on wheels. We recommend bringing a blanket or chair and picnicking in the park.

Downtown Farmers Curb Market - Every Saturday morning (except in August) from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., there is a local farmers market in downtown. You’ll find everything from locally harvested honey and duck eggs to custom leather purses and fine jewelry.

Address / Location

525 W Orange St
Lakeland, FL 33815
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863-413-1122

Reviews

5 Star Rating

This place is great!!! I like staying at the Hyatt Place. I have stayed at other Hyatt Plaves and they all have been great!! Good food, good friendly staff and the rooms are very well decorated. I... Read Full Review

5 Star Rating

I have stayed at this hotel several times over the past two years due to the Miss Florida / Miss America Pageant and related Meetings. The staff have always been very nice and accommodating. The... Read Full Review

5 Star Rating

I had such a pleasant experience at the Hyatt. The rooms were spacious and the hotel was extremely modern. The lobby was beautifully decorated as well as the rooms. I can't wait to return to this... Read Full Review

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