Tampa Bay's Sober Living for Men - Real Recovery
Open: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Open: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Florida's Premier Sober Community

Tampa Bay’s
Sober Living for Men

Real Recovery is Florida’s best rated and largest
sober living community committed to you and your
loved one’s success in achieving long-term sobriety.

Our Mission is to provide a safe and stable recovery environment with a strong community support system to help men successfully transition back into the real world.

Sober Living in Florida

Real Recovery is more than a structured, drug-free environment designed to help recovering men who are serious about building a better life, free from the shackles of alcoholism and addiction.

We’re a community of strong like-minded individuals that are passionate about lifting each other out of the depths of despair by focusing on 12-Step fundamentals, building healthy relationships, and developing ourselves personally and professionally to achieve a purpose-filled sober life.

We have multiple sober living homes for men throughout the Tampa Bay area. Our goal is to create an environment that promotes accountability, honesty, and long-term recovery. Our community helps build a strong foundation in early recovery so clients can create a new way of life that is full of adventure and fun without drugs or alcohol.

Discover Your Success Story


Trusted by Hundreds of Men & Families.
Nationally Recognized & Certified by Industry Leaders.

Trusted by Hundreds of Men & Families. Nationally Recognized & Certified by Industry Leaders.

Florida Association of Recovery Residences
NARR National Alliance for Recovery Residences
Real Recovery A+ BBB Rating
Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services TPAS
Member of the Association For Addiction Professionals
Member of the National Sober Living Association

Our Sober Living Homes in Florida

Apartment-style Sober Living Homes with the Support You Need to Stay Clean and Grow
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Luxury apartment-style sober living at an affordable price. 🏄‍♂️
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Explore Bradenton’s Old Florida history, vibrant recovery community, and 20 miles of beautiful beaches while building your new way of life at our 60-bed sober living apartment complex, featuring 16 newly renovated apartments and a 5-bedroom house.

Each sober home comes fully furnished with easy access to staff and on-site amenities, including high-speed internet cable. Sobriety is anything but boring, come jump in the pool and enjoy barbecuing with new friends.

Hit the gym, a meeting, and study at USF 🦾
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Located just 18 minutes outside the heart of downtown Tampa, Brandon is known as the “city within a city” of Tampa – close enough to Downtown without being lost in the concrete jungle. Brandon features a well-balanced mix of city and suburban life, with plenty of AA/NA meetings, recovery clubhouses, essential shops, and job opportunities minutes away.

Our two-bedroom luxury sober living townhomes come fully renovated with brand new furniture, washer and dryers, as well as smart TVs and high-speed internet in every unity.

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Central location with SPC across the street 👨‍🎓
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Just minutes away from America’s #1 ranked beach – Clearwater Beach. Our Clearwater sober living property offers a robust recovery community, a low unemployment rate, and a climate that supports an active lifestyle.

With hundreds of nearby meetings weekly, Clearwater is the perfect place to find your sober living home. Whether you are a drug addict, alcoholic or prescription addict, you will be sure to find a supportive community to help you begin your new life in sobriety.

AA/NA meetings, a gym, pool table, and a business center located on-site. 😎
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Whether you’re a student, aspiring student, like to work out, or are eager to get back into the professional workforce. Our North Tampa location is perfect for you.

With 16 fully renovated apartments and tons of amenities including a full on-site gym, business resource center, and high-speed WiFi throughout – you’ll have everything need to achieve your definition of success. Best of all – USF is only 15 minutes away and most residents qualify for a tuition waiver.

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Located off two major transit routes, great meetings, jobs, and meetings nearby. 🏊‍♂️
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Come discover a true community of men dedicated to recovering from drug and alcohol addiction at Real Recovery St. Petersburg. Along with beautiful, award-winning beaches, a rich historic culture, top-rated restaurants, and endless indoor and outdoor attractions, St. Petersburg’s recent economic revitalization means you can expect not only a great place to live but one where you can start a career and build a strong foundation in early sobriety. 

Our St. Petersburg sober living home offers residents access to everything they need to be successful in recovery.

City life without getting lost in the concrete jungle
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Located near the heart of Tampa, our sober living home provides a positive environment for men to begin their journey to recover from substance abuse. As Florida’s third-largest city, Tampa is home to nearly 380,000 residents and filled with thriving local businesses, a growing tech scene, and a job market that continues to attract professionals with irresistible high-paying jobs.

Real Recovery’s Tampa property is the sober living recovery destination for those that love the city lifestyle with easy access to meetings, shops, and great career opportunities.

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See What Our Residents Have to Say About Real Recovery

We could go on and on about why Real Recovery works, what sets us apart, and all the accreditations we have but the story of our success, we believe, can be best summed up by the experiences of our graduates/alumni and their families over the years.

Request a Confidential Callback for Help Today

One of our program managers will give you a call, typically within an hour to discuss our sober living program, answer any questions you might have, and help you decide if Real Recovery is a good fit for your goals in recovery.

If you need immediate help, please call us (727) 290-9156.

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"Half measures availed us nothing." -AA Big Book

Why Ambitious Men Choose Us

Real Recovery is a growing community of sober living homes located in the Tampa Bay area. Our properties are located throughout Hillsborough, Pinellas, Manatee, and Sarasota County). We offer a safe environment where men who are serious about recovering from the seemingly hopeless disease of alcoholism and addiction can build a new way of life filled with purpose, among likeminded sober peers.

Real Recovery provides an affordable and realistic structure built upon the principles of 12-step recovery programs to afford each resident a safe, supportive, and drug-free environment with personalized treatment plans to achieve their long-term goals and lasting sobriety.

Nationally Recognized & Certified Recovery Residence
Real Recovery is a nationally recognized and certified sober living residence with onsite certified recovery specialists that are active members of a 12-step program.
Reinforce Accountability with Random Drug Tests
Random breathalyzers, drug tests, and curfew checks ensures our sober living program provides a clean environment, where everyone is accountable for their recovery.
Modern, Clean & Dignified Apartment-Style Living
Modern renovated apartment and townhome-style sober living homes with all the amenities residents need to succeed in sobriety and maintain gainful employment.
We're Driven To Succeed in Every Aspect of Life
Our clients work, attend school, or volunteer, and participate in Real Recovery’s community events. We are an active sober community with a sense of camaraderie.

Sober Living That Measures Success

As the largest sober living program in Florida, we need to measure the success rates of graduates (alumni) to ensure we are always improving our people, processes, and program to give everyone who walks through our door the best fighting chance at long-term sobriety.

We found that men who actively participate at one of our six sober living communities and complete the 12-step program of their choosing before graduating Real Recovery are significantly more likely to obtain long-term sobriety.

2021 Outcomes Study Stats:

Find The Best Sober Living Home Location

Whether you want to be close to home, work, the beach, or right next door to a university, one of our properties is sure to align with your goals in sobriety.

While we all suffer from a common denominator – the disease of addiction and maladaptive coping mechanisms, many of us have walked different paths to arrive at the doorstep of recovery.

Our highly trained recovery specialists and house managers can help you identify which location may best suit your needs based on your unique experience, goals, work history, and the availability or lack of transportation so you or your loved one has the best opportunity to not only remain sober but rebuild all aspects of their life.

Explore Real Recovery

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We know how to throw a good party! ( and remember it )

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Our Team

Each of our recovery specialists are active members of AA or NA

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We've created tons of resources to help your journey in sobriety

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Are You Ready To Beat Down Addiction?

We can't guarantee that you will stay sober for the rest of your life or be a millionaire in a year.

What you achieve in sobriety is entirely based on your own effort in recovery.

What we can guarantee is that residents who are willing to follow simple suggestions, be honest, and genuinely put in the rigorous effort required... their lives will change for the better, dramatically in a lot of cases.