Stay Close to the Tampa Port Authority and Busch Gardens
Find plenty of things to do in and around Tampa, FL during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites near the Tampa International Airport. You can attend shows at the Tampa Convention Center, ride the roller coasters at Busch Gardens or interact with sea creatures at the Florida Aquarium. Sports fans appreciate being minutes from Tampa Bay Buccaneers football games at Raymond James Stadium and New York Yankees baseball action at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Play golf at Rocky Point Golf Course or Westchase Golf Club, or work on your tan at Tampa's nearby beaches. When your vacation comes to an end, you can catch the complimentary airport shuttle
back to the airport.
Don't miss these popular destinations during your visit:
- Big Cat Rescue Corporation (1 mile)
If you are a lover of big cats, you will appreciate the mission of this local attraction to rescue and rehabilitate lions, tigers, panthers and cougars. Take a guided tour for an up-close look at these incredible animals.
Phone: +1 (813) 920-4130
- Busch Gardens (5.2 miles)
This family-friendly amusement park has something fun for everyone from African safaris and live shows to roller coasters and water rides.
Phone: +1 (888) 800-5447
- Florida Aquarium (8.2 miles)
Relax in the shade at the Cantina bar and grill while the kids explore the outdoor water area. You can also touch a bamboo shark or get up close to aquatic animals on the Wetlands Trail at this popular interactive aquarium.
Phone: +1 (813) 273-4000
- George M. Steinbrenner Field (4 miles)
If you love baseball, get a sneak peek of the New York Yankees as they undergo spring training on the team's practice field at this impressive stadium, built to the exact specifications of Yankee Stadium in The Big Apple.
Phone: +1 (813) 875-7753
- International Plaza (5 miles)
Boost your wardrobe collection with a stop at this indoor mall that features more than 200 stores. With 16 on-site restaurants, you can take a break from shopping to enjoy a great meal.
Phone: +1 (813) 342-3790
- Port of Tampa (8.5 miles)
Before you embark on your ocean cruise, browse the shops, dine and visit the entertainment venues at the Port of Tampa.
Phone: +1 (813) 905-7678
- Raymond James Stadium (4.3 miles)
Cheer on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium as they face opponents with home-field advantage.
Phone: +1 (813) 350-6500
- Rocky Point Golf Course (3.6 miles)
Hit the links with a group of your friends at this beautiful golf course with water features and tropical landscaping.
Phone: +1 (813) 673-4316
- SOHO District (10 miles)
Perfect for a date night, this walkable village in Hyde Park neighborhood offers a plethora of shops, unique restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.
- Tampa Beaches (5 miles)
Make plans to visit one of Tampa's remarkable beaches. Work on your tan, comb the beach for shells or hit the surf for an exciting afternoon.
Phone: +1 (877) 230-0078
- Tampa Convention Center (7.8 miles)
This 60,000-square-foot event center offers waterfront views and hosts a variety of expos and conventions for year-round entertainment.
Phone: +1 (813) 274-8511
- Westchase Golf Club (6 miles)
Get outdoors and surround yourself with scenic greens, natural wetlands and the wooden bridges that make up the Westchase Golf Club.
Phone: +1 (813) 854-2331