Westshore is a major business district in Tampa, Florida with around 4,000 businesses and 100,000 employees. In Tampa Bay and all of Florida’s west coast, Westshore is the center of activity with 32 hotels, 2 major shopping malls, and at least 200 bars and restaurants. It is the ideal location and easily reachable by being at the intersection of many major highways and with the award-winning Tampa International Airport. With the finest restaurants, upscale shopping, and positive energy all within Westshore, it makes a terrific neighborhood to live.
Why Live in Westshore?
Location is a key benefit in Westshore because it surrounded by so many advantages. For instance, it is only a 30-minute drive to 75% of Tampa Bay area residential neighborhoods and a 10-minute drive to downtown Tampa’s Convention Center. As stated before, it is also near the Tampa International Airport. It is located close to 2 world class shopping malls, Westshore Plaza & International Plaza and Bay Street. It is also the home of about 40 hotels and more than 250 restaurants. Not only does it have great places to go, but it has absolutely, stunning panoramic water views.
Market Statistics & Major Employers
If you are looking for a great place to be in business, Westshore is the place. With 12.75 million square feet of commercial office space, 4,000 businesses, over 90,000 employees, 15,000 residents, and 26,000 students there are many great opportunities for everyone here. Some major employers here include Amerigroup, Bristol Meyers Squibb, Checkers Drive-in Restaurants, Florida Blue, Humana, LabCorp, Progressive Insurance, State Farm Insurance, and the US Postal Service.
Westshore is a very lively neighborhood with a variety of entertainment. Enjoy many events such as Tampa Bay Buccaneers and University of Florida Football games, the Outback Bowl, the Monster Jam, the Sunset Music Festival and much more in the Raymond James Stadium. For adults and children there are classes available at the North Hubert Art Studio. Visit the tasting room with award-winning handcrafted beers and behind the scenes brewery tours at the Cigar City Brewery Co. Also, you can watch the latest movies at AMC Westshore 14, at the Westshore Plaza, that has an expanded food menu.
Westshore is a growing and thriving area that is the perfect atmosphere to make your new home. Varela Westshore is the perfect choice, with superior spaces, indulgent features, and stunning surroundings to live in. Most importantly, the new community is right near all the Westshore festivities. Schedule a tour at Varela Westshore and see for yourself!