Best Of 2017

BEST NEW CRAZY-ASS POPULAR HOTEL BAR SCENE: W XYZ Lounge at Aloft

BEST NEW CRAZY-ASS POPULAR HOTEL BAR SCENE

Oooh, the sweet smell of vaped sticky-icky. Must be a holiday weekend, and it must be the pool at Aloft, which has become something of a party hotspot for downtown Tampa. Wanna rub elbows with well-to-do city slickers while loud music blares in the background? This is your party spot. alofttampadowntown.com. 100 W. Kennedy Blvd, Tampa. (813) 898-8000. —Ray Roa

alofttampadowntown.com. 100 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa. (813) 898-8000.