14 Jul South Tampa Urban Living. Parkland Estates
Looking for South Tampa Urban Living?
If the perfect neighborhood for you is quiet, stately, urban living you’ll love Parkland Estates. Known for is lush landscaping, beautiful parks and access to tremendous ‘walk to” amenities, Parkland Estates is one of the most desirable neighborhoods in South Tampa.
South Tampa Urban Living
You will love urban lifestyle of this community, with convenient access to beautiful Gulf beaches, the Palma Ceia Country Club and other golf courses, some 35 nearby restaurants, bars and coffee shops, medical facilities, amusement parks, shopping, downtown Tampa and more.
Centered on a picturesque park where residents regularly celebrate holidays with outdoor celebrations, Parkland Estates is a mixture of stately historic homes on over-sized lots and a variety of architectural styles and designs.
The neighborhood is adjacent to Golfview, New Suburb Beautiful, Palma Ceia and Hyde Park with boundaries of Swann Avenue to the north, Morrisson Avenue to the south, Lincoln Avenue to the west and Howard Avenue to the east.
Much of this picturesque neighborhood was built before 1949 in Mediterranean Revival architectural style. Since 2005 the area has seen a building resurgence, often in more contemporary style, incorporating Mediterranean elements. The community is dotted with nice park areas to enjoy the outdoors, and homes are found on lush, tropically landscaped over-sized lots.
Parkland Estates Schools
The Parkland Estates neighborhood offers access to some of the Tampa area’s best schools offers quick access to some of Tampa’s finest schools. Your children will receive a first-rate education from nearby schools, such as Gorrie Elementary School, Wilson Middle School, and St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School.
You can discover more about local education by visiting the Hillsborough County Schools Locator.
Dining and Shopping
The nearby shopping and dining is one of the most attractive features for Parkland Estates residents. Bordering the neighborhood is the SoHo district with an eclectic mix of shopping, dining, and nightlife, including one of Tampa’s legendary, Bern’s Steak House. Renowned for its culinary experience and superlative wine collection (considered the largest in the United States), Berns is a Tampa treasure and a global dining destination. Across the street is the Epicurean Hotel, originally conceived by Bern’s Steak House and designed as a “Foodie Paradise” with well appointed suites, culinary classes, a wine shop, spa and restaurant.
Things to Do
Parkland Estates is near many of Tampa’s finest attractions, including the family friendly Florida Aquarium, the Henry B. Plant Museum for local history buffs, Amalie Arena for the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning Hockey and concert events, and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay for world-class rides and animal exhibits and of course, easy access to Gulf Beaches and bay boating.
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