Channel District Real Estate
Tampa’s Channel District is one of the city’s most sought-after destinations for living, working, and playing. The trendy neighborhood has everything you could want in a quality lifestyle plus a high level of exciting things to do and see along with places to go morning, noon, or night just minutes from home.
Located three minutes from downtown Tampa and Sparkman Wharf, six minutes from historic Ybor City, and seven minutes from upscale Harbour Island, residents have easy access to modern to vintage shopping venues, a diverse menu of dining options, a vibrant nightlife scene, museums, and the Amalie Arena for sports and music events.
For those who enjoy the outdoors, the Channel District is busy with scenic walks, biking, or running along the Tampa Riverwalk that runs from Channelside Drive to the Armature Works where you can relax and grab a bite to eat. Also, along the way, enjoy a picnic, view public art, and let the kids play at the splash pad at the 25-acre Julian B. Lane Park.
With its short distance from downtown, there are multiple opportunities for entertaining and engaging activities. Take in a movie at the landmark Tampa Theatre built in 1926. There’s also the Straz Center for the Performing Arts and the Glazer Children’s Museum. Just across the bridge is the University of Tampa, a National Historic Landmark where you can the exhibits and scheduled events at the Henry B. Plant Museum at the University of Tampa. Enjoy a drive along scenic Bayshore Boulevard and stop in at Ballast Point Park.
A day or evening in historic Ybor City offers a look at the past while enjoying all the modern amenities of the present. Take advantage of the many restaurants and cafés for authentic espresso and Spanish fare. At night, Ybor comes alive with an exciting array of bars, clubs, and comedy venues.
If your exploration of the city takes you to Harbour Island, you won’t be disappointed. Along with assorted places to wine and dine, there’s also The Florida Aquarium and across the bridge from the Tampa Convention Center.
The Channel District is less than 10 minutes from Hyde Park, one of Tampa’s premier neighborhoods and upscale Davis Islands. Both offer even more options for dining, shopping, boating and more.
The area is designed with convenience in mind with local grocery stores, markets, and convenience stores, plus a choice of public, private, and charter schools.
From luxury to quaint, there’s something for everyone in and near the Channel District.