Plantation is part of Tampa, Florida’s vast Carrollwood neighborhood. This area is ideally situated to nearby shopping, recreational facilities, and family fun. The area boasts shopping centers, movie theaters, public parks, and lakes for fishing and boating. Golf courses are abundant with a variety of quality courses in the Tampa area.
For water lovers, Lake Carroll, Lake Lipsey, Lake Ellen, and Boat Lake are very close. Popular White Trout Lake is just east of Plantation. Just south of this community is Al Lopez Park with its ball fields, picnic areas with public grills, playground, walking trails, and a dog park. Also south is Anderson Park with a playground, picnicking facilities, and jogging trails.
Plantation is conveniently located to several nearby golf courses. Babe Zaharias or “The Babe” has been open since 1926, and is a quaint smaller course. The Babe offers a clubhouse and even riding stables on the premises. The magnificent 27-hole Emerald Greens golf course offers members and guests access to the course and the clubhouse. You can also relax in the junior Olympic swimming pool after a game of tennis on one of their eight tennis courts available.
There is no shortage of shopping near the Plantation neighborhood. Small shops and shopping centers are close by to meet the needs of residents in the area. This is a quiet community ideal for families wanting a private, family-oriented neighborhood not too far from local offerings.