Find the best place to stay — Tampa

Where to stay around Tampa?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,673 vacation rentals near Tampa. From 817 houses to 346 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tampa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Tampa?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Tampa:

  • South Tampa: 69 vacation rentals
  • Beach Park: 15 vacation rentals
  • New Tampa: 23 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Tampa: 199 vacation rentals
  • Seminole Heights: 32 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Tampa?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Tampa. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Busch Gardens: 667 vacation rentals
  • Tampa Convention Center: 979 vacation rentals
  • Amalie Arena: 964 vacation rentals
  • Raymond James Stadium: 1,442 vacation rentals
  • Channelside Bay Plaza: 957 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tampa listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Tampa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 817 houses in Tampa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tampa include:

  • Condos: 346 rentals available
  • Apartments: 159 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 106 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including cottages and more.

Can I rent golf rentals in Tampa?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,000 golf rentals in Tampa. You have also many other possibilities in Tampa area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 448 rentals
  • Near the ocean rentals: 423 rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 228 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tampa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 860 vacation rentals with pool available in Tampa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Making waves in Tampa

    An enduring favorite of travelers the world over, Tampa has been wowing visitors for decades with its cultural venues, world-class restaurants, and family-friendly outings. Consistently ranked among America’s most popular cities, travelers come for the golden beaches and soon discover that this is only the beginning of Tampa’s offerings. Once you find your ideal Tampa vacation rental, you'll find a range of attractions awaiting you, whether it's classical music at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, canoe trips down the Hillsborough River, trawling for deals at the Big Top Flea Market, or marveling at Bok Tower Gardens.

    Making waves in Tampa

    Florida is known for spectacular beaches and Tampa is no exception. Still, there’s more to Tampa’s beaches than lying on the sand, soaking up the sun. From fishing from the pier to the rush of a speedboat ride across the harbor, not to mention water parks to thrill the kids, Tampa's has an ample range of activities in store. A canoe excursion down the Hillsborough River is a lovely way to explore a different side to the region. You’ll see birds, turtles, and alligators as you and your family make your way through this expansive park on a full-day outing.

    An authentic slice of Tampa

    Officially listed as a National Historic Landmark District, Ybor City is the trendiest spot to be seen in Tampa. With several structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places, there are photo ops around every corner, but Ybor City Museum is the best place to start. Here, you can learn about everything from the district’s beginnings as a key player in the cigar industry through to the present-day art scene, which has rejuvenated the area. Once you’re done, hit the streets and check out the art galleries and boutiques for a further taste of its distinct flavor.

    Year-round sunshine in Tampa

    Summer is the perfect time to find Tampa vacation rentals on the beach, with the Floridian climate providing the perfect weather for sunbathing and swimming. Bear in mind that prices are generally a little higher during this period, and you’ll need to book fast to ensure your preferred dates. That said, Tampa’s climate is favorable all year round, with temperatures mild even in winter, so a little flexibility pays dividends. If you’re traveling in winter, and want to keep the kids in top spirit, why not search for a Tampa vacation rental with a pool?

    Out and about around Tampa

    Outside the city limits, you’ll find a number of national parks where you can encounter Florida’s wildlife up close. From spotting gators in the wetlands to strolling under flower canopies in downtown parks, Tampa displays its natural influences proudly. Al Lopez Park spans 132 acres of beautiful scenery, including 2 ponds that are fantastic for fishing, while Alafia State park has bike and horseback-riding trails through rolling hills and hardwood forests. Once your excursion is over, it’s just a quick ride back to your Tampa vacation rental for a well-deserved sleep, before the adventure begins anew.