Visit Busch Gardens and find other things to do near the Tampa airport

Whether you’re here on vacation with your family or on a corporate trip, you’ll find plenty of things to do during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, Tampa Airport North. You can attend trade shows at the Tampa Convention Center, ride roller coasters with your family at Busch Gardens, or encounter sea creatures at The Florida Aquarium. If you’re a sports fan, you’ll appreciate knowing your room or suite is just minutes from Tampa Bay Buccaneers football games and New York Yankees spring training action. Looking for some relaxation in the sun? Tee off at Rocky Point Golf Course or Westchase Golf Club, or work on your tan at nearby beaches. When your trip comes to an end, you can catch our complimentary shuttle back to the TPA airport for a stress-free commute.

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Adventure Island

8.03 mi / 12.92 km from the hotel
Splash your way through Adventure Island, the Busch Gardens water park, where you can plunge down rides like the Caribbean Corkscrew or take a calm tube trip through lush landscapes on the lazy river.

The Florida Aquarium

8.07 mi / 12.99 km from the hotel
This acclaimed aquarium houses 8,000 intriguing sea-dwelling creatures like eels, sharks, and stingrays. You can also enhance your visit by signing up for an off-site wild dolphin cruise.

Tampa Museum of Art

7.09 mi / 11.4 km from the hotel
Housing one of the largest Greek and Roman antiquities collections in the Southeast, this museum is also known for the wide range of art it features. Leo Villareal’s Sky, a 14,000-square-foot LED installation, has become an iconic piece.

Tampa Riverwalk

4.95 mi / 7.97 km from the hotel
Discover a variety of entertainment opportunities along Hillsborough River at the Tampa Riverwalk, home to numerous restaurants, museums, parks, and attractions like The Florida Aquarium.

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

7.79 mi / 12.53 km from the hotel
Experience a day of thrills at Busch Gardens, the internationally recognized theme park full of exotic animals and exciting roller coasters like the Tigris.

Raymond James Stadium

4.07 mi / 6.56 km from the hotel
A three-time Super Bowl venue, Raymond James Stadium is a dream destination for football buffs. Pick up a pirate flag and get ready to cheer on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in exciting NFL games throughout the season.

George M. Steinbrenner Field

3.72 mi / 5.99 km from the hotel
If you love baseball, get a sneak peek of the New York Yankees as they conduct spring training at this impressive stadium, built to the exact specifications of Yankee Stadium in the Big Apple.

International Plaza

4.53 mi / 7.29 km from the hotel
Update your wardrobe with a stop at this indoor mall that features more than 200 stores. With 16 on-site restaurants, the mall also provides the perfect place to enjoy a great meal.

Rocky Point Golf Course

3.43 mi / 5.51 km from the hotel
Hit the links with a group of friends and enjoy an afternoon at this beautiful golf course with picturesque water features and tropical landscaping.

Westchase Golf Club

4.84 mi / 7.79 km from the hotel
Test your skills as you wind your way through the scenic greens, natural wetlands, and wooden bridges that make up Westchase Golf Club.

Port Tampa Bay

7.8 mi / 12.55 km from the hotel
Before you embark on your ocean cruise, browse the shops, sample the eateries, and visit the entertainment venues at Port Tampa Bay.

Tampa Convention Center

7.7 mi / 12.4 km from the hotel
Situated along the Tampa Riverwalk, the TCC hosts a variety of events and trade shows throughout the year, including the annual Tampa Bay Comic Convention.