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Where to stay in Tampa

Beachfront vacation rentals in Tampa

There are 780 beachfront rentals near Tampa for all manner or mood of traveling to the shoreline, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Tampa Beach vacation, you can find 10% of the available rentals under $75/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Tampa, there are 78 between $381 and $3,117/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 73 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Tampa near the beach to fit your Florida vacation needs. The most popular types of beachfront rentals in Tampa are houses, apartments and hotels. Tampa has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity because of its beaches and other water activities. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of available beach vacation rentals from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Tampa vacation homes for your beach trip.

Where is Tampa

Known for its hip culture, the Tampa Bay area on the Gulf Coast of Florida is the place to go for fun and sun. The waterfront bustles with energy, and the sun seems to shine more often than not.

Quick Guide to Tampa

With a focus on diversity, Tampa Bay promises to be exciting and a little edgy. This urban area is made up of many separate neighborhoods that work together to make the area different and memorable.
  • Downtown Tampa: The expansive mixture of attractions and features sharing space in the Downtown district may amaze you. Historic theaters, parks, outdoor play areas, and sports arenas coexist in harmony here.
  • Ybor City: Nicknamed the "Latin Quarter," Ybor City sits just outside of the downtown district. You'll still find original architecture in this neighborhood, and it's earned inclusion as a National Historic Landmark District.
  • West Tampa: To the west of downtown lies West Tampa, a growing and vibrant neighborhood that's experiencing some redevelopment. Art studios and galleries in this district give it unparalleled character.

More Home-types in Tampa

Tampa has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Tampa:
- Oceanfront780 vacation rentals
- Beach780 vacation rentals
- House387 vacation rentals
- Condo204 vacation rentals
- Apartment204 vacation rentals
- Hotel148 vacation rentals
- Private Room20 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Tampa

Tampa has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Tampa:
- Busch Gardens Tampa Bay: 178 vacation rentals
- Sacred Heart Catholic Church: 38 vacation rentals
- Tampa Bay History Center: 32 vacation rentals
- Tampa Museum of Art: 32 vacation rentals
- Glazer Children's Museum: 31 vacation rentals
- Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park: 30 vacation rentals
- Henry B. Plant Museum: 22 vacation rentals
- The Florida Aquarium: 21 vacation rentals
- ZooTampa at Lowry Park: 15 vacation rentals