Located 15 minutes north of Tampa lies Carrollwood, a community known by its lake. Founded in 1959 Carrollwood received its name from Lake Carroll, which is famously named after Charles Carroll, the last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence. Today the community is ranked as one of the best neighborhoods in Tampa for safety and its location to world-class amenities.
Although the community is known for its lakefront, there is no shortage of high quality restaurants, shops, community events, and activities residents can indulge in. Take in Carrollwood’s most popular activity, golfing, on courses such as Babe Zaharias Golf Course or Village Gold and Tennis Club followed by fishing off a pontoon and spending the evening watching the sunset.
Known for its close proximity, Carrollwood’s residents have excess to many of Tampa’s most dazzling entertainment options such as The St. Pete Times Forum, The Florida Aquarium, The Straz Center, Busch Gardens, Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World.
Carrollwood’s easy access to I-275, The Veterans Expressway, Dale Mabry Highway, Fletcher Avenue, Busch Boulevard, Gunn Highway, and Bearss Avenue allow for efficient travel to and from Downtown Tampa, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, and Orlando.
Compliments of Greater Tampa Association of Realtors