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Romantic Weekend Getaways In Tampa Florida

Places To Stay and Cozy Restaurants to Dine In For Romatic Tampa Getaways

Are you looking for a romantic weekend getaway in Tampa Florida? On this page we feature 2 top hotels which offer seclusion and relaxation as well as two top romantic restaurants that will surely make a romantic retreat very memorable.

Safety Harbour Resort And SpaSafety Harbour Resort and Spa
The Best Romantic Hotel

The highlights of this secluded hotel in the Tampa Bay area are relaxation, romance and comfort. Facing the harbor, this Spanish-style resort with mineral springs right on its grounds exudes an aura of tranquility that’s perfect for getaway vacations in Florida.

The hotel is about a 20-minute ride to the center of Tampa, and is within walking distance to Safety Harbour’s restaurants and shops.

Some things to do in this romantic hotel are:

  • A massage for two
  • Relax at any one of its three swimming pools
  • Walk around its well-manicured gardens
  • Sunbathe on deck chairs overlooking the harbor
  • Do the Sunrise Yoga activity together
  • Spend time together at the gym or just chill out in the hot tubs, saunas or indoor pool
  • Go cycling to the parks nearby

Sailport Waterfront SuitesSailport Waterfront Suites
The Best Romantic Accommodation With A Beach

If you want a romantic hotel in Tampa fronting a small beach, this all suite accommodation is the place to go. This hotel has a very tropical ambiance—a small yet appealing beach, beauftiful sunsets and all.

The main attractions of Tampa Bay are also very accessible from this hotel by car, making it a nice getaway for those who want the best of both seclusion and activity-filled weekend getaways.

Some things to do here are:

  • Sit on a chair fronting the bay and catch up on your reading or just soak up the sun
  • Watch sunsets together
  • Relax by the pool that overlooks the water
  • Buy some food and have a barbeque
  • Go to the nearby beach club ( less than 5 minutes away )
  • Sit on the fishing pier and exchange stories

Romantic Restaurants In Tampa Bay Florida

If you’re planning to pop the big question or are simply going to Tampa Bay for a romantic weekend, make sure you spend some time in Tampa’s romantic restaurants.

Listed below are three top restaurants to choose from for both great dining and the best ambiance.

St. Barts Island House Restaurant

For a bit of the French Caribbean food with an American twist, eat at St. Barts. Expect candlelight dinner, great wine and music to the Caribbean beat.

Address: 1502 S Howard Ave, Tampa, Florida
Telephone: (813) 251-0367


This swanky Italian restaurant overlooks Tampa Bay and has a very romantic ambiance especially at dusk when the sun sets. The nights are just as enchanting with the city lights for a view. This is much of a place to see and be seen, but what’s more important is that it serves mouth watering well presented Italian food.

Telephone: (813) 207-6800
Address: 6200 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa

Note: It’s best to make reservations in these restaurants in advance.

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