Welcome to the Channel District

With its industrial history and unmatched location along a working deep–water shipping channel in a lively entertainment district, Channel District offers a unique and coveted new lifestyle. It’s a connected downtown neighborhood vibrant with color, underscored with views of dazzling cruise ships and freighters coasting in and out of port. The community has been thriving with new restaurants and retail opening all the time. With new developments such as Water Street Tampa, The Morsani College of Medicine, and a planned redevelopment of the port in the coming years the growth is sure to continue!

Restaurants, entertainment venues, and retail shopping are all within walking distance from your front door and conveniences like grocery stores, dry-cleaners, salons all in the neighborhood.


  • Unbeatable dining, entertainment and shopping choices at Sparkman Wharf, on the Tampa waterfront

  • Exotic marine life and exhibits at the neighboring Florida Aquarium

  • The hottest concerts, special events and excitement of Tampa Bay Lightning hockey at the Amalie Arena.

  • Just minutes from downtown Tampa, historic Ybor City and the Westshore Business districts

  • Enjoy free transportation in the Downtown and Channel District with The Downtowner (click here for more information)

  • Less than a block to the trolley with service to Ybor City, Channel District, and Downtown Tampa

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