Ballast Point is a historic, South Tampa neighborhood that offers unmatched views of downtown Tampa, wonderful walkways along the water, and very close access to Bayshore Boulevard. Ballast Point is an elegant and historic community where many of the homes have received showcase renovations and is a close knit neighborhood that offers a tranquil place to call home. Homes in Ballast Point typically have large porches and beautiful features that are timeless and reminiscent of old Florida. The community features one of Tampa's finest parks called Ballast Point Park, which offers fishing piers, designated picnic areas with pavilions to relax under and multiple playgrounds for children.
Residents of Ballast Point enjoy exclusive membership to the neighborhood’s Tampa Yacht and Country Club, which includes use of an Olympic-sized pool, fine dining, facilities for equestrian use and a professionally trained staff. In addition, residents may participate in the Ballast Point Neighborhood Association. Ballast Point is located on the west side of Hillsborough Bay, just north of MacDill Air Force Base and is just a short drive to downtown Tampa and the Channel District, fine dining, sports and entertainment complexes, the Tampa Convention Center and one of the top-rated medical facilities in the nation, Tampa General Hospital.