Davis Islands

  • 1002 Severn Avenue
    Tampa, FL 33606


Living in Davis Islands, Tampa, FL offers a unique and vibrant lifestyle. Nestled in the sparkling waters of Hillsborough Bay, this exclusive island community provides a perfect blend of natural beauty and modern conveniences. Across the Columbia Drive Bridge from Tampa, in Hillsborough Bay, sits Davis Islands, a pair of islands making up one neighborhood. With its picturesque waterfront views, lush green spaces, and charming tree-lined streets, Davis Islands offers a peaceful and serene environment for residents to enjoy. The neighborhood is made up of  large Mediterranean single family homes, newer contemporary homes as well as townhomes. Most homes are on roads with only residential traffic and feature lawns and private driveways. Many of the properties are listed under the National Register of Historic Places, which adds to the incredible desirability of this area.  Mature trees shade the spacious and paved sidewalks.

The island is home to a close-knit community that takes pride in its well-maintained parks, inviting beaches, and excellent recreational amenities.  Davis Islands truly offers a delightful balance of tranquility and urban connectivity. Residents enjoy Davis Island Beach, Davis Island Park and walk alongside Davis Island Village. 

The island is conveniently located just 2 miles from downtown Tampa, providing easy access to the city's vibrant cultural scene, shopping districts, and employment opportunities. The historic Davis Islands are known for their views of downtown Tampa, as well as lavish, pastel-colored Mediterranean-style buildings dating from the 1920s. Relaxing spots include Dog Beach, a canine-friendly stretch of sand with views of boats and yachts, and Davis Islands Park, a green space with kids’ play equipment. An eclectic mix of cafes and pubs is clustered along East Davis Boulevard. The Davis Island Yacht Club is a private, member-owned yacht club situated at the south end of Davis Islands.

Davis Islands is a mix of beautiful residential and retail areas all encompassed by parks, green-space and stunning water views. Davis Islands is the home to Peter O. Knight Airport, Davis Islands Yacht Club, Tampa General Hospital, Sandra Freedman Tennis Complex and the Roy Jenkins aquatic center. Also on the Islands are the Marjorie Park and Marjorie Park Municipal Yacht Basin. Marjorie Park was donated to the City of Tampa and named by Davis after his wife Marjorie Merritt Davis.