Lakeside views and great links to all the major cities of the Tampa Bay metropolitan area are among the benefits of the Echelon Pointe center. At the heart of Carillon Park, it is situated within a five-story class A office building that is constructed to offer hurricane security, including a back-up generator on-site. With ample parking, including some under the building itself, the center is next to a luxury hotel ' St Petersburg Hilton at Carillon ' and is conveniently located close to Carillon town center with its mix of shops, restaurants and businesses. Near the corridor of development along Ulmerton Road, the center is just moments from Interstate 275, which heads north towards Tampa and south to St Petersburg. The Tampa Bay area has long been a vacation destination for American and foreign tourists, but the services industry, retail, finance, insurance, shipping by air and sea, and the military all play a role in the regional economy.