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When the winter chill in the northern state sets in, the snowbirds start to head south! Luckily, Uptown Suites offers snowbird rentals in Florida that are perfect for an extended stay.


Uptown Suites offers two locations in sunny Florida, Uptown Suites Extended Stay Tampa FL – Riverview and Uptown Suites Extended Stay Miami FL – Homestead.


There are no leases or agreements when you stay with Uptown, just comfortable living and worry-free low weekly and monthly rates. You’ll also have more space than a standard hotel and a complete kitchen with a full-size refrigerator, microwave, and two-burner stovetop, just like home. We even offer on-demand grocery delivery so you can spend more time enjoying beautiful Florida and less time on errands. 


Other great amenities you’ll have at Uptown Suites (without paying extra) a 24/7 hotel gym, self-serve food and convenience store, free Wi-Fi, Premium TV lineup with SHOWTIME, and more!


Don’t want to leave Fido behind while you flock to warmer weather? Uptown Suites provides pet-friendly rooms at a nominal fee, making finding a snowbird rental a cinch!


While you’re basking in the warmth of 65-70° F weather, we’ve put a list of great places and things to do during your snowbird escape this winter.


Things To Do in Tampa, FL


Tampa Riverwalk

Tampa Riverwalk is a 2.6-mile walk along the Hillsborough River. You can take a leisure stroll and enjoy the views from the riverwalk or dine and shop along the way. The Tampa Riverwalk also hosts events throughout the year, be sure to check out their calendar of events.


Tampa Theatre

If you’re looking for a breathtaking historic building and landmark to visit, head over to the Tampa Theatre. Not only can you participate in a theatre tour, but you could also reserve a seat for one of their film showings, live performances, or annual events. Whatever you decide you’ll be in awe of this phenomenal building and its acoustics.


Hillsborough River State Park

Looking for an outdoor adventure in the winter months? Enjoy all that Hillsborough River State Park has to offer! The park is open year-round from 8:00 am until sundown. Admission into the part is $6 per vehicle, but once in the park, the sky’s the limit. Partake in activities like kayaking, fishing, hiking, geo-seeking, bicycling, or a good old fashion picnic.

Things To Do in Miami, FL


Vizcaya Museum & Gardens

Vizcaya Museum & Gardens is a stunning building with an even more stunning view on the waterway. Here you can tour the museum house and its collection of art or explore the 10-acres of gorgeous gardens. Open Wednesday-Monday from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm; admission into the museum is $22 for adults and $16 for seniors 65 and older.


Art Deco Historic District

Enjoy a tour or take in a ballet or orchestral performance at the Art Deco Historic District! There’s no shortage of culture and art in one of the oldest districts in Miami. You can even just take a stroll and grab a bite to eat from one of the many restaurants, a few of our favorites include Cardozo Bar & Grill, Starlite Cafe, and The Place.


Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

Since the weather will likely be warm, why not take the day to enjoy the beautiful views from the historic lighthouse at Bill Baggs Cape. The park is open year-round from 8:00 am until sundown and is $8 admission per vehicle. Explore Bill Baggs Cape at your leisure and enjoy one of the many activities they have to offer like tours, kayaking, wildlife viewing and more.