The Tampa Riverwalk
Located next to the entrance of Tampa's Riverwalk, Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel places guests steps from an endless array of things to do. Showcasing the city's top attractions, dining and nightlife, the Riverwalk has something for travelers of all ages and interests. Whether you're going for a stroll with your loved one or exploring the walkway by bike, they are many ways to enjoy the Riverwalk; whatever you do, don't miss it.
Known as Tampa's Latin Quarter for more than a century, Ybor City showcases an exotic blend of aromas, flavors, sights and sounds. Stroll down La Setima, the main street of the Historic District, and choose from a variety of cuisines, including Spanish, Cuban, Italian, Greek and French. Spend a weekend browsing Ybor's eclectic shops, art galleries and interesting museums. Ybor is alive with a variety of entertainment opportunities, making it one of Florida's most popular nightspots. Redbrick buildings, wrought-iron balconies and narrow brick streets give it an old-world charm.
Tampa Bay, one of the world's great secluded harbors, is a vast body of water separated from the Gulf of Mexico by a peninsula that stretches from Clearwater on the north to St. Petersburg on the south. In the center of the huge bay is a peninsula with MacDill Air Force Base at its southern tip.
Port of Tampa
Located less than a mile from the Port of Tampa and offering complimentary shuttle service to the Tampa Port Cruise Terminal, Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel offers travelers seamless access to the many things to do on the waterfront.
Enjoy an array of activities in downtown Tampa during your stay with us. Points of interest in this part of town include the Tampa Museum of Art, the Florida Aquarium and the Tampa Performing Arts Center.
Attractions and Entertainment
Busch Gardens® Tampa
Located only 10 minutes from Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel, Busch Gardens® Tampa invites visitors of all ages to enjoy exciting roller coasters, rides, live entertainment, and more than 12,000 animals at one of North America's largest zoos.
Situated near Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel, the Florida Aquarium is one of the area's most popular things to do. Visitors can discover over 20,000 plants and animals native to Florida and interact with otters, sharks and sea stars at one of the numerous exhibits.
Lowry Park Zoo
Voted the No. 1 Family Friendly Zoo in the U.S. by Parents Magazine and five-time winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, this 63-acre nonprofit zoo promises endless entertainment for every member of the family. Encounter more than 1,200 animals while learning about the importance of wildlife conservation.
Tampa Museums and Historical Centers
Spend a weekend exploring Tampa's eclectic museums and cultural activities.
Glazer Children’s Museum
If you have children with you, be sure to visit this museum. While exploring the museum, watch your children work with the “hands on” exhibits and exercise their imaginations.
Tampa Bay History Center
For an educational glimpse into the city’s past, visit the Tampa Bay History Center. Explore a reproduction of a 1920s cigar store and learn about the Tampa Bay area's first native inhabitants and other historical figures.
Tampa Museum of Art
We are pleased to offer our guests complimentary access to The Tampa Museum of Art! Simply show your room key and give the name under which you made your hotel reservation at the front desk in the museum.
Featuring traveling art from all over the world, The Tampa Museum of Art has been serving the public for the past 30 years and continues to attract famous artists' exhibitions. Located only a 10-minute walk away from the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel, events like "Art on the House", where patrons choose their admission fee, help make The Tampa Museum of Art an cherished destination in our community.
Shopping and Restaurants
Channelside has every kind of entertainment: complimentary catamaran cruises, IMAX movies, extreme games, dance clubs, piano bars, and unique shops and restaurants. Stroll the waterfront and watch the Port of Tampa at work, explore a 3D cave at the IMAX theater, or play state of the art arcade games.
WestShore Plaza is one of Tampa's premier shopping destinations with a mix of shopping, dining, and a luxury 14-screen theater.
Sports & Entertainment
Raymond James Stadium
Sports fans visiting Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel will not want to miss catching a game at Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the South Florida Bulls football teams. The stadium is also home to the Outback Bowl that takes place New Year's Day each year.
The Amalie Arena encompasses 670,000 square feet with three decks and seven separate levels. The arena is home to the Lightning and the Tampa Bay Storm.