Most people think in order to get hotels on the water in Tampa Bay, they have to look for hotels in Clearwater or St. Petersburg hotels. This is quite a misconception, however, with Tampa having several options of hotels on the water and others overlooking the Bay. Just because you are in Tampa, does not mean you have to miss out on bay views. Find out which hotels on the water in Tampa are offered here.

Connected to Downtown Tampa on the south side are two beautiful islands with hotels on the water. Davis Island and Harbour Island have more historic buildings that are perfect for visitors looking to experience the rich history of Tampa. 

Other hotels on the water in Tampa, mostly in downtown Tampa, are close to the Riverwalk and TECO Line Streetcar for easy transportation to and from Tampa's historic Ybor City.  All of these are great hotels on the water in Tampa that offer plenty of amenities and are close to dining, shopping and exciting Tampa nightlife!


Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel
5.0  5 Rating (8)
100 West Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa FL, 33602
Aloft Tampa Downtown is the newest hotel to hit the downtown Tampa waterfront scene. We are located in the city center and downtown business district and...
The Westin Tampa Harbour Island
4.8  5 Rating (1)
725 South Harbour Island Blvd, Tampa FL, 33602
The Westin Tampa Harbour Island is downtown Tampa's premiere venue for weddings, special events, conferences and etc... They are conveniently located...
JW Marriott Tampa Water Street
5.0  5 Rating (8)
510 Water St, Tampa FL, 33602
There’s nothing better than having just what you need, exactly when you need it. That’s why at JW Marriott Tampa Water Street we have exceptional amenities...
Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel
200 North Ashley Drive, Tampa FL, 33602
Located along the Hillsborough River in Downtown Tampa, the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel is the perfect place to stay when visiting Tampa. The great...
The Barrymore Hotel
4.1  5 Rating (1)
111 W Fortune St, Tampa FL, 33602
Stay with us at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk in Downtown Tampa! Adjacent to the Straz Center for the Performing Arts we are a few blocks away from...
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
4.9  5 Rating (1)
2900 Bayport Dr., Tampa FL, 33607
The Lobby Bar at The Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay invites all ladies to come sit, sip, and smile every Wednesday from 5-8. Come relax and unwind while sipping...
The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa
4.9  5 Rating (9)
7700 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa FL, 33607
WELCOME TO THE GODFREY HOTEL & CABANAS TAMPA Nestled amid lush tropical grounds at the edge of Tampa Bay, our island-inspired hotel is a waterfront escape...
The Westin Tampa Bay
Travel $$$
7627 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa FL, 33607
On Tampa Bay's Rocky Point island, this sophisticated, modern hotel is 5.3 miles from Raymond James Stadium, and 13.5 miles from Busch Gardens amusement...