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The Lago Vista neighborhood is an established, moderately upscale residential neighborhood in north Tampa located less than a mile from the North Dale Mabry Highway and Waters Avenue intersection.
The quiet, tree-lined community is a series of interlocking streets and cul de sacs with Lake Silver at its center. A point of interest is the Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery founded on October 13, 1890. The cemetery is located on West Sitka Street that runs behind the Lago Vista neighborhood.
Its close proximity to Waters Avenue, North Dale Mabry Highway, Himes Avenue, Armenia Avenue, and Busch Boulevard allows residents easy access to the many businesses, restaurants, pubs, and other Tampa neighborhoods in the area.
From Lago Vista, it is a convenient drive to Al Lopez Park and Raymond James Stadium via Himes Avenue. Carrollwood Plaza and Emerald Greens Golf Course are accessible via North Dale Mabry Highway. Forest Hills and the Babe Zaharias Golf Course are accessible via Armenia Avenue; Busch Gardens and Adventure Island are 15 minutes away using Busch Boulevard.
At the corner of North Dale Mabry and Waters Avenue, the Fashion Oaks shopping mall has a variety of retail stores, restaurants, businesses, a supermarket, and a police station. A super Wal-Mart is located on the opposite corner.
Accommodations near Lago Vista include LaQuinta Inn & Suites Tampa Central, and Microtel Inn & Suites Tampa Stadium.
Studio Inc Nightclub, located at the corner of Waters Avenue and Himes Avenue, is an upscale dance club for adults.
The closest schools in the area are Twin Lakes Elementary School, Lee Academy, and Oak Grove United Methodist School.
University Community Hospital-Carrollwood is the nearest major medical facility.
Lago Vista, located in zip code 33614, is bordered by West Waters Avenue to the north, West Sitka Street to the south, North Gomez Avenue to the east, and Himes Avenue to the west.