Lake Tarpon

(Palm Harbor, FL)

Freedom Boat Club of Tampa Bay

Freedom Boat Club of Tampa Bay is a club that allows full-time members the use of over 1,100 Boats nationwide and locally, unlimited use of over 135 boats at any of our 13 locations.

Lake Tarpon

Our Lake Tarpon offers the opportunity for fresh water tubing, skiing, fishing and cruising. The club is located at the Vista Resort. The hotel offers our members a very nice discount at only $59 for a standard room.  

Lake Tarpon, the "Jewel of Pinellas County" is located about 10 miles west of Tampa in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Lake Tarpon is the largest lake in Pinellas County with a surface area of 2,500 acres. Its watershed encompasses 52 square miles including the two largest tributaries, South Creek and Brooker Creek. Lake Tarpon can be visited at Anderson Park, John Chesnut Park, or several other public access points. The lake is a regional recreational destination and is renowned for its largemouth bass fishing.

Our 13 locations in the bay area are unique in many ways. The Tampa location is at the marina that houses the popular Hula Bay Club and members can enjoy the pool, food and magnificent waterfront views. At our Treasure Island location, we are based out of the Treasure Bay Hotel. Members have full access to the pool and hot tub, as well as a discounted rate if they choose to spend the night and take advantage of John’s Pass and the surrounding area.

The John’s Pass Marina location, with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico, the many stores, restaurants and beaches along Gulf Boulevard. In Tarpon Springs, members can enjoy the short walk from the marina and enjoy the historical Sponge Docks and the many incredible restaurants.  The Clearwater location is located just minutes from the famous Clearwater Aquarium and Clearwater Beach recently awarded the “Best Beach in America” by Trip Advisor.  The Ruskin location is located at the beautiful Little Harbor Marine Resort.  Our members can enjoy 2 restaurants, 2 pools a hot tub and a private beach overlooking Tampa Bay.  St. Pete is conveniently located in the downtown waterfront, boasting great restaurants and the areas’ best shopping.  Our Tierra Verde location is minutes away from Fort De Soto state park and is located at the beautiful Tierra Verde Resort and Marina. Our Hernando Beach location at the Hernando Beach Marina just minutes to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico with the area’s best scalloping. Lake Tarpon is at the Vista Hotel with use of the pool and hot tub, as well as a very nice discount at the hotel. Mt. Dora is as pretty as it gets, with access to the Lake Harris chain of lakes. Many miles of fresh water can be enjoyed.  Each location is ideally located to enjoy the best destination boating and fishing in Florida!

Call Freedom Boat Club of Tampa Bay to schedule your complimentary tour of the boat club and the marina of your choice today. Choose from Family style Bow Riders, Deck Boats, as well as Pontoons or any of our many different style fishing and offshore Center Consoles.

Fishing, Skiing, Tubing, Site Seeing and more…Boating made simple (pets welcome)…Join the Freedom Boat Club of Tampa Bay…the Alternative to Boat Ownership.


Tim Harkins
(727) 518-4148

37611 US Highway N.
Palm Harbor, FL 34684

Dock Master
(727) 735-7282


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