Welcome to Your Tampa Vacation Rental

From coast to coast, this beautiful land unfolds in a spectacle of white beaches, rolling hills, citrus groves, and incredible fresh water springs. Enjoy a variety of activities—fishing, boating, and hunting, to name a few—along with a rich historical heritage dating back to 1513 when Ponce de León first explored Florida.

Not only is the location of our Tampa vacation rentals postcard perfect, we’re centrally located in Tampa near I-275 for easy access to city attractions including museums and restaurants, as well as Central Florida’s most popular spots. Discover what our guests love most about our location and get a glimpse into what’s waiting for you at Erehwon Retreat.


Python at Busch Gardens by ClaudiaTampa39World-Class Theme Parks

From the magic of Disney to the adrenaline-pumping roller coasters of Busch Gardens, central Florida is home to plenty of excitement—all of it within a short drive of our rentals.


Historical Attractions

Explore St. Petersburg’s historic architecture on a moonlit ghost tour, or deepen your knowledge at museums dedicated to everything from automobiles to Salvador Dalí. Or just step outside your front door to admire the historic streetscape of Old Seminole Heights.


Sunset on North Beach at Fort De Soto Park by Christopher Bryan HollisStunning Beaches

Wander the shoreline at Honeymoon Island State Park—a scenic beach known for its variety shells—then stop for dinner in Dunedin, one of the oldest towns on the coast. Or meander between the mangroves on the bluewater beaches of Fort De Soto State Park, then refuel at one of several restaurants in laid back and historic Pass-a-Grille.


Natural Beauty

Relax under sprawling laurel oaks and 90-year-old camphor trees. Take a cool dip in the Gulf of Mexico or Sulphur Springs Pool. Pick up the pace a little and go canoeing on the Hillsborough River or enjoy a round of golf.


Scenic Cruises

Start your adventure early or take a few days to recoup at the end of your trip. Our homes are within easy access of Tampa’s cruise ship terminal.


Tampa Theatre by Gordon TarpleyDowntown Excitement

From brewpubs to fine cuisine to art cafes, Old Seminole Heights is home to a vibrant dining scene. Wander downtown to satisfy your palate and meet locals and like-minded travelers strolling along the Riverwalk or riding the water taxi.


Local Happenings

Take off on a day trip to be part of annual celebrations, like the famous Plant City Strawberry Festival, Tampa Bay Food & Wine Festival or Bicycle Bash by the Bay.

For detailed lists and maps of nearby attractions to assist in planning your stay at our Tampa vacation rentals, please visit our Area Attractions & Events Page.



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Local Dining Options

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Red – within one or two miles of the Retreat.

Orange – elsewhere in Tampa.

Purple – in the neighboring city of St. Petersburg.