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Tampa Bay Holidays​

Florida’s most diverse destination is the perfect place for British travellers looking to make the most of their Sunshine State stay. Tampa Bay boasts thrilling rollercoasters, Cuban culture, vibrant nightlife, engaging museums, stunning shows, a sparkling waterfront, tranquil outdoor excursions, creative chefs, and craft beer – all steeped in warm weather and sunshine. Tampa Bay has an experience for every budget and style. 

As the urban heart of Florida’s Gulf coast, Tampa Bay makes an ideal base for day-tripping across the reg​ion. With daily flights from Britis​h Airways, the city of Tampa is the perfect gateway to the Gulf Coast's famously soft, white sands. But before you make a beeline for the beach, why not spend a few days in this buzzing, modern metropolis? Tampa is replete with awesome attractions for families, couples and sports fans ali​ke. Kids of all ages will love Busch Gardens, the Africa-themed adventure park that's home to some of the best roller-coasters in the Sunshine State. Plus with all kinds of up-close animal encounters, it's somewhere the whole family will enjoy.

Elsewhere, come face-to-face with sharks and sea dragons at the world-class Florida Aquarium, or hand-feed giraffes and meet mysterious manatees at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. Spot a dolphin on The Florida Aquarium’s Bay Spirit II. Stroll the Tampa Riverwalk as the sun sets behind the silver minarets of the former Tampa Bay Hotel.Golfers will be spoiled for choice with dozens of excellent courses, there's excellent nightlife in Ybor City, with more in the trendy SoHo district, plus wonderful restaurants all over town, including Bern's Steak House and its record-breaking wine cellar.

So what are you waiting for? Plump for Tampa Bay holidays and give yourself a break. A real break, that is, full of sunshine, good times and whole heap of memories.

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Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens

Tampa Bay's biggest theme park combines animal action and rides mayhem in a huge bundle of fun. Among the 2,000 animals you can get up close to are elephants, cheetahs, lions and meerkats; plus there's a whole host of rides, shows and adrenaline-inducing roller coasters.

Nightlife

Enjoy a night out in Ybor City, whose eclectic mix of cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs has earned it a reputation as "the nightlife capital of Florida's Gulf Coast".

Shopping

Shop till you drop at International Plaza, a high-end mall featuring such desirable brands as Diesel, Hollister and Abercrombie & Fitch. It's very close to Tampa International Airport - so you won't have far to carry those extra bags!

Dining

Get a taste of Ybor City's Latin heritage at the more than 100 year old Columbia restaurant, where delicious Spanish dishes come with a side order of Flamenco dancing.

Fun on the water

Enjoy water based activities including e-boat rentals, sailing, fishing and the amazing Canoe Escape adventure where you can spot otters, alligators and freshwater turtles living wild and free in the amazing Florida wilderness.

 

Our Top Hotels in Tampa Bay

Holiday Inn Express Tampa

Holiday Inn Express Tampa​

3

This Brand New Holiday Inn Express & Suites is the closest Holiday Inn brand to Busch Gardens approx (1/2 mile) and Adventure Island.

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Intercontinental Tampa

Intercontinental Tampa

4

The InterContinental Tampa hotel in Tampa, Florida features superb customer service and a comfortable Florida feeling. Both leisure and business travellers welcome.

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Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk

3.5

Something new is better when shared. Experience the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel. From the lobby and restaurant to meeting spaces—you'll feel a welcome unlike any other.

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Sailport Waterfront Suites

Sailport Waterfron Suites

3

Tampa's only all-waterfront, all-suite resort is located on beautiful Rocky Point Island, just minutes from Tampa's Westshore business district and the Tampa International Airport.

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Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Ybor City

Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Ybor City

3.5

The Hilton Garden Inn Ybor Historic District hotel in Tampa Florida is located one block from Centro Ybor and a trolley car ride away from Channelside.

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Fly Drive Holiday: Gulf Coast to Gold Coast

Tampa Bay - Fort Myers - Miami

Begin your trip spending a few days in Tampa Bay, a town with many attractions to suit any budget and style. Following your stay in Tampa Bay, head to Fort Myers, known as Florida’s unspoiled island sanctuary, and spend your days pursuing one of the many watersports on offer. After your Fort Myers experience, spend the last part of your trip in the vibrant and exciting city of Miami, the USA’s premier playground, with its vibrant arts and cultural landscape, renowned nightlife scene and world-class dining and entertainment.
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Fly Drive Holiday: From Discovered to Undiscovered

Orlando – Tampa Bay – Panama City Beach

Begin your self-drive experience in the USA's biggest playground, Orlando enjoying the various theme parks on offer before heading to Tampa Bay, a town with many attractions to suit any budget and style. Take a scenic drive north to the beautiful undiscovered Panama City Beach, which spans 27 miles of glorious beachfront and is often referred to as the ‘seafood capital of the south'.
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Fly Drive Holiday: The Gulf Coast & Florida’s Everglades

Tampa – Fort Myers – Marco Island

Begin your trip spending a few days in Tampa Bay, a town with many attractions to suit any budget and style. Following your stay in Tampa Bay, head to Fort Myers, known as Florida’s unspoiled island sanctuary, and spend your days island hopping on a charter cruise, pursuing one of the many watersports on offer, or exploring the boho boutiques and galleries. After your Fort Myers experience, spend the last part of your trip relaxing on the white sands of Marco Island, soaking in the stunning Paradise Coast scenery and sampling the exquisite fresh seafood delights.
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Busch Gardens®  
A visit to Tampa isn’t complete without a trip to this action packed adventure park! Busch Gardens is also home to exotic animals like giraffes, lions and tigers! You'll feel like you're on an African safari as your explore the parks 335 acres in search of your favourite animal. From £89 per adult and £85 per child.

Tampa Trio Pass  
See Florida Aquarium - home to fierce Sand Tiger Sharks, Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo – home to over 1000 animals and Tampa’s Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) in this great value combo! From £39pp.

Helicopter Tour
Explore Tampa Bay from the air on this helicopter ride over Davis Island, the Port of Tampa and Hillsborough Bay. This scenic flights takes in the areas beautiful scenery and even offers the chance to see playful bottlenose dolphins swimming bellow. From £52pp.

You can add tickets for activities to your booking later.

Time Difference:
GMT- 5hours

Closest Airport:
Tampa International Airport, (approx. 9 hours and 20 minutes, direct flight) or Sarasota-Bradenton Airport, indirect flights only (approx. 10 hours and 30 minutes, direct flight)

Getting around:
Hire a car and explore the surrounding areas. Check out the great selection of dining options, attractions and local excursions available. Car hire is available from £20 per day.

Insider Tip:
Head over to Ybor City, Tampa’s Latin Quarter – browse eclectic shops, galleries and dine out in one of the neighbourhood’s exotic restaurants. In the evening the area comes alive with live music and vibrant clubs.

You’re going to need an ESTA:
For anyone travelling to the USA, the US authorities have imposed a requirement for passengers travelling under the Visa Waiver Programme (VWP), to register for Electronic Travel Authority. Just fill in the online application form which you can find at https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov. You will need to apply for entry via ESTA at least a minimum of 72 hours prior to travel.

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