When choosing a senior living community, one of the most important factors to consider is location. Aston Gardens At Tampa Bay is conveniently located in Tampa, FL, where you will find everything to meet your lifestyle needs both within and beyond our stylish campus.

About Senior Living in Tampa FL

A major city on the Gulf Coast of Florida, Tampa has a population of approximately 385,000 as per the 2020 census. As the third most populous city in Florida and the largest city in the Tampa Bay area, Tampa is home to a burgeoning arts and culture scene as well as being home to a number of outdoor recreational parks.

Senior-Friendly Recreational Parks Around Tampa

Outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers can find plenty to do in Tampa all year round. Below are some of the recreational parks you can check out:

  • Al Lopez Park: Approximately 132 acres in size, Al Lopez Park is home to a wide range of Floridan wildlife, and with two ponds within the premises, you can even go fishing here.
  • Boyd Hill Nature Preserve: Featuring 245 acres of and 5 distinct ecosystems, you can hike through a subtropical forest and coastal uplands within this park. Here, you can also find the Lake Maggiore Environmental Education Center and a gift shop.

Popular Senior-Friendly Arts & Entertainment Near Tampa

Tampa is home to flourishing art & entertainment scene, and there’s always something to do around town. Below are some popular destinations to check out:

  • Straz Center for the Performing Arts: Are you a fan of theater or music? Whether you wish to catch a classic Broadway show or groove to some rock ‘n’ roll, you can find a number of events going on at the Straz Center at any time.
  • Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Tampa Bay History Center
  • Gasparilla Music Festival
  • … and more!

Recommended Dining and Shopping Outlets for Seniors Near Tampa

Tampa is a popular destination for a day of dining and shopping, and it’s not hard to see why. Regardless of the specific type of cuisine you are craving, you can find it here. Below are some top dining and shopping outlets to check out:

  • International Plaza and Bay Street: Featuring 200 stores including Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and Neiman Marcus in addition to 16 restaurants, be prepared to shop till you drop.
  • Oxford Exchange: You can find delightful home décor pieces and vintage gifts in this shop.
  • Numerous breweries including Barriehaus Beer Co., Rock Brothers Brewing, and Coppertail Brewing
  • Restaurants serving various cuisines including Yeoman’s Cask & Lion for English pub-style dinners and Jackson’s Bistro, Bar & Sushi for waterfront dining

Best Schools Near Tampa

There are a number of schools in Tampa for all ages. They include:

  • Roosevelt Elementary School
  • Bryant Elementary School
  • Plant High School
  • Steinbrenner High School
  • Palm Harbor University High
  • Tampa Bay Tech High School
  • … and more!

Why Choose Aston Gardens At Tampa Bay’s Retirement Community?

Aston Gardens At Tampa Bay offers everything our residents need to lead a comfortable life in a stunning and convenient location. Whether independent or assisted living is more suitable for you, you will have plenty of opportunities to get out and about town, whether on one of our regularly scheduled trips or by yourself. Our complimentary chauffeured transportation services will get you where you need to be timely and safely.

To learn more about living in Aston Gardens At Tampa Bay, contact us or call us at 813.336.2114 today.