Northwest Tampa Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The northwest Tampa area encompasses a large area of west Tampa utilizing major streets that include Columbus Drive, MacDill Avenue, I-275, North Dale Mabry Highway, Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard, and Kennedy Boulevard.
Northwest Tampa also includes the Courtney Campbell Causeway area and Tampa International Airport.
Because the airport is part of the northwest Tampa region, many hotels, motels, inns, and suites dominate the area. Accommodations in the northwest Tampa area include Embassy Suites, Doubletree Hotel, Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, Residence Inn, Hilton Tampa Airport, Hilton Garden Airport, Tahitian Inn and Spa, and Homewood Suites.
Northwest Tampa has many residential neighborhoods, business districts, medical facilities, bars and restaurants, parks, and adult entertainment establishments.
Sporting venues within northwest Tampa are Raymond James Stadium and Steinbrenner Field.
Two major retail shopping malls in northwest Tampa are Westshore Plaza and International Plaza, both convenient to the airport.
Major medical facilities serving northwest Tampa include St Joseph’s Hospital, St Joseph’s Children’s and Women’s Hospital, and University Community Hospital – Carrollwood.
Jefferson High School, West Tampa Elementary, Blake High School, Stewart Middle School, West Tampa Junior High, MacFarlane Park Elementary, Dunbar Elementary, Eckerd College, and Hillsborough Community College provide quality education.
The northwest Tampa area has a diverse religious community. Churches in the area include Without Walls International Church, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Sacred Heart Church, First Baptist Church of Tampa, New Salem Missionary Baptist, Tampa Spanish SDA Church, Holy Hill Zion Temple, and Church of Christ.
Northwest Tampa provides numerous parks with playgrounds, exercise equipment, walking trails, fishing, picnic areas, and shelters. Al Lopez Park, MacFarlane Park, Rey Park Center Playground, Highland Park, and Plymouth Playground are just a few of the area parks.
With its proximity to Interstate 275 and Interstate 4, the northwest Tampa area is centrally located, allowing convenient access to all areas of Tampa.