Best Shopping in Tampa Bay, Florida
Besides topnotch beaches, restaurants, bikepaths, amusement parks, zoos, and museums, Tampa Bay tempts with a standout lineup of shopping districts and malls. As a guest of ours here at the Westshore Grand, you’ve got some world-class opportunities for retail therapy under some very friendly Florida sunshine.
Here are some of the best shopping destinations in our vicinity!
Westshore Plaza (250 Westshore Plaza)
Within shouting distance of our Tribute Portfolio hotel, Westshore Plaza presents better than 100 stores for your shop-till-you-drop pleasure, from big-name department stores and apparel outlets—Macy’s, Sears, JCPenney, Foot Locker, Old Navy, Victoria’s Secret, and others—to specialty retailers.
International Plaza & Bay Street (2223 N. Westshore Blvd.)
From Gucci to Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. to Vera Bradley, Neiman Marcus to Nordstrom, Apple to Bose, the grand retail nexus of International Plaza & Bay Street encompasses some 200 stores covering men’s and women’s fashion, accessories, electronics, home décor, and much more. The mall’s also just a short commute from the Westshore Grand.
Hyde Park Village (744 South Village Circle)
This open-air shopping hub, part of a lovely Hyde Park mosaic of dining and entertainment establishments, includes a range of big-name brands and boutiques alike. Notable stores include Anthropologie, Brooks Brothers, Williams-Sonoma, and Pottery Barn.
From upscale clothing boutiques to art galleries, Tampa’s downtown makes its own pleasurable on-foot shopping destination. You can explore the range of businesses right here.
Westfield Citrus Park (8021 Citrus Park Town Center)
A bit farther afield in the metro area but still easily reached from the Westshore Grand, Westfield Citrus Park offers a galaxy of high-profile stores: Abercrombie & Fitch, Dillard’s, Sunglass Hut, Eddie Bauer, JCPenney, H&M, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Hollister, and many others.
Westfield Sarasota Square (8201 S. Tamiami Trail)
If you’re daytripping around Tampa Bay takes you to the south end of the metro area, meanwhile, you might consider swinging by this large mall, home to such emporia as Bath & Body Works, Wall Street for Men, Kay Jewelers, L.A. Nails, Claire, and Old Navy.
Treat Yourself to a Shopping Getaway in Tampa Bay With Tribute Portfolio Accommodations at the Westshore Grand
Naturally all of the above mentioned shopping malls (and naturally Downtown Tampa) also offer restaurants, bars, cinemas, and other enticements to serve as half-day or all-day destinations. Whatever you’re looking for—a zesty recharge of your wardrobe, a particular gadget, or simply some unhurried window-shopping—Tampa Bay’s retail hubs have plenty to offer, and the Westshore Grand makes an unbeatable launch pad for shopping safaris among them!