WELCOME TO SOUTH TAMPA
An active and thriving community close to attractions and big city amenities
Welcome to South Tampa, one of the most beautiful areas in Hillsborough County, Fla. The community is on a peninsula surrounded by Hillsborough Bay and Old Tampa Bay. The best part? South Tampa’s easy access to downtown Tampa, St Petersburg or other areas of Tampa Bay. Residents enjoy the best of all worlds without the long commute.
South Tampa is one of the most densely populated areas in Tampa Bay. It is home to many popular attractions and businesses, like the Amalie Arena, the famous Bayshore Blvd (the world’s longest continuous sidewalk), Bern’s Steak House, Hyde Park Village, Davis Islands, the University of Tampa and more for families to enjoy.
What to Love
Quality public schools
Nearby attractions and activities for all ages
Surrounded by water and an outdoor lifestyle
Top restaurants and shopping
South Tampa is a unique and thriving community on the southeastern corner of Tampa Bay, just across the waterway from downtown. The area is known for its top-notch restaurants, shopping, top schools and is close to the city’s best attractions. The community has been growing and evolving over the last few decades.
The area is excellent for raising a family and discovering the best in Tampa’s unique culture, music, and dining. It’s a place where people can live, work, and play in a natural environment, close to the amenities of downtown Tampa. The area is also home to many of the region’s top employers and educational institutions. South Tampa has undergone significant redevelopment recently, with major projects such as the Tampa Convention Center expansion and the new and improved Tampa International Airport.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
J. Alexander’s Restaurant is a contemporary fine dining space that serves wood-fired dishes, like prime rib, steak, seafood, sandwiches, and more. The eatery also has a full-service bar with exquisite beer and wines.
Renzo’s Steakhouse & Seafood is an upscale dining option that hand selects meat for the cut with the highest quality. The restaurant serves European and Latin American-inspired cuisine with bold flavors and fresh ingredients. Terra Gaucha Brazillian Steakhouse offers private and semi-private dining rooms and serves authentic Churrascaria and other Brazilian dishes.
Bern’s Steak House
Hyde Park Village
Things to Do
Ballast Point Park is on the east coast of South Tampa and features many fun amenities like a 600-foot pier, splash pad, boat ramp, wellness center, playground, and more.
Palma Ceia Golf and Country Club is a premier private country club with luxury features, including a beautiful golf course, fitness center, Olympic-sized pool, tennis courts, dining options, social events, and more.
Hillsborough County Public Schools serves more than 220,000 students in South Tampa and surrounding areas. The district has more than 270 schools, including technical colleges, charter schools, and career centers. Students may attend: