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      Serving Tampa and Northeast Macfarlane

      Our self storage facility on W Columbus Dr is located north of the I-275 Highway, between N Macdill Ave and N Gomez Ave, near Marti Cemetery. Click here for directions.

      At Life Storage Facility #071, we offer great property security systems and clean, affordable storage units to rent for the residents of Northeast Macfarlane, Old West Tampa, Carver City/Lincoln Gardens, and other neighborhoods in Tampa, FL. Call us with questions, reserve online, or click here to compare other storage units in Tampa.

      Office & Access Hours for Life Storage #71, Tampa

      • Office Hours

        • Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
        • Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
        • Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
        • Sunday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
      • Access Hours

        • Daily: 6:00am—9:00pm
      • Closings

        Life Storage #71, Tampa ‐ Features & Info

      • Storage Facility Features

        • Climate Controlled Storage Units
        • Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!
        • Extended Access Hours
        • Surveillance Cameras
        • Fenced & Lighted
        • Vehicle/Boat Parking
        • 40' Truck Access
        • Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here
        • Customer deliveries accepted
        • Month-to-month storage rental
        • 24-hour emergency service
        • Online account management
      • Rental Requirements

        • Insurance required
        • Storage insurance available (third party)
        • $25 admin fee for new rentals
        • Payments due on 1st of the month
      • Payment Methods

        • Cash
        • Check
        • Visa
        • Mastercard
        • American Express
        • Discover
        • Auto-payment
        • Online payment
      • Vehicle Storage Available

        • Vehicle Title required
        • Vehicle Registration required
        • Must be in running condition/on trailer
      • Climate Controlled Storage Units

        Climate Controlled storage spaces provide a temperature controlled environment for your belongings. These spaces keep your items cool in the summer and heated in the winter, and are ideal for protecting items such as wood, electronics, and plastic that can be damaged from temperature changes and extremes. Learn more about the benefits of climate controlled storage here.
      • Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!

        When you rent storage, we'll rent you our moving van or truck for free! You receive 25 miles free as well. Rental times will vary based on time slot availability, and we allow one use per storage space rented. For further details contact your local storage manager or read our van and truck rental guide here.
      • Extended Access Hours

        Even when our office is closed, you can access your space well before and after our office hours! You enter your personal access code at a keypad to access the property. Your space is secured with a lock, and only you have the key!
      • Surveillance Cameras

        Smile, you're on camera! Surveillance cameras are positioned throughout the facility to create a safer environment by monitoring traffic in and out of the facility and deterring trespassers.
      • Fenced & Lighted

        Fencing around this facility is designed to limit access only to customers with assigned electronic access codes. Grounds, aisles and interior hallways are lighted for safety and convenience.
      • Vehicle/Boat Parking

        This facility offers month-to-month rental of parking for cars, trailers, and larger vehicles such as boats and RVs. Some spaces offer covering for protection from the elements - see specific space details for features. For a quick intro to vehicle storage, click here.
      • 40' Truck Access

        The entrance, aisles, and most drive-up accessible storage units are wide enough to accommodate large vehicles, up to and including 40' moving trucks.
      • Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here

        This Life Storage location carries a full line of moving and storage supplies such as boxes, packing tape, packing materials, and more! Our supplies help move awkward items like wardrobes and big screen TVs and keep delicate items like dishes safe during moving and storage. Stop in our office before the big move for your supplies! For helpful moving and packing tips, visit our guide here.

        Customer Reviews - Life Storage #71, Tampa

      • We at Life Storage want to maintain the best storage facilities in Tampa, and in every city where we do business. That's why we routinely ask our customers about their experience with us and challenge ourselves to make it better. You can read what customers think about us here on our website - over the past four years, we've had over 100,000 customers respond to our surveys and tell us what they think. We publish their reviews here, and we're proud of the result!

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        • Overall Rating for Life Storage in Tampa (#071)
        4.62 out of 5 based on 32 of our most recent Reviews
        • Yoram from Evanston, IL
        4.6 out of 5

        "My parking space was covered by a large tree which gave shade, but the branches stooped too low and scratched my tall van. Needs trimming And when it rained heavy, the area near my van was muddy. Wish it was asphalt, no mud."

        May 24, 2018
        • Mario from Tampa, FL
        4.6 out of 5

        "Staff was very helpful when I needed help paying on line"

        March 26, 2018
        • Lutgarda from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "I was happily surprised that I could rent my space at such reasonable price. The employee was very helpful in getting the best deal for me."

        February 20, 2018
        • Mirta from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "I feel very confident in knowing that my personal items are secured and well taken care of."

        October 01, 2017
        • Imari from Stewartsville, NJ
        5.0 out of 5

        "I will be using you as my storage over the summer again!"

        September 23, 2017
        • Brittany from Brockton, MA
        5.0 out of 5

        "Your company went above and beyond to help us with storing our things and accessing our unit. Thank you very much"

        September 23, 2017
        • Louise from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "When you first changed hands, there was a little time things were not up to par. But you came back great."

        August 23, 2017
        • Abigail from Nashua, NH
        5.0 out of 5

        "Great communications and professionalism from Zack. Very easy to do business with. Thank you."

        April 03, 2017
        • Chris from Steckborn, CH
        4.6 out of 5

        "Very friendly and knowledgeable associates who understood exactly what we needed and helped us to find the ideal solution to our storage needs. "

        March 27, 2017
        • Tonja from Tampa, FL
        4.2 out of 5

        "My were very safe! A great place to store your things!"

        February 23, 2016
        • Cesar from Tampa, FL
        2.7 out of 5

        "I got kicked out with out a warning for sleeping in my rv. I was working on it and got tired after and took a nap. I would of liked a warning at least."

        November 30, 2015
        • Lesley from Allen, TX
        5.0 out of 5

        "Very good experience knowing my car is safely parked up and stored, thank you"

        November 03, 2015
        • Steven from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "Your manager was most efficient and took the time with his associate Nelson to help me get what I needed. It was a most respectful experience . I was most impressed and in fact went back and rented another unit. Thank you for such professional employees. Ryan the manager was superb. I had never rented from your company before and I will continue to use your facility in the future. "

        October 26, 2015
        • Theresa from Plant City, FL
        4.2 out of 5

        "Thank you for going above and beyond. Great experience."

        August 26, 2015
        • H. Toni from Brooklyn, NY
        4.4 out of 5

        "I am satisfied with the facility and service as is. Thank you."

        August 24, 2015
        • Ivy from Tampa, FL
        3.8 out of 5

        "I would like to see better lighting with in the actual unit. My unit is always dark, even during the day. It is very hard to see items when accessing the unit."

        July 29, 2015
        • Tom from Boynton Beach, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "Was treated very well. On the day I moved in a storm rolled in and the next day I called and was told it was being looked. Being from out of town it gave me piece of mind that my daughter's things would be fine for the summer months"

        July 24, 2015
        • Michael from Northfield, NJ
        5.0 out of 5

        "I was thrilled with the customer service that Nelson offered. He was knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. An asset to Uncle Bob's [Life Storage]!"

        May 26, 2015
        • Leeza from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "I was very pleased and happy with service I felt very comfortable talking with the representative and all my questions were answered."

        May 26, 2015
        • DAMITA from Tampa, FL
        4.6 out of 5

        "PRO: Courtesy professional mgt., clean office, quick, reasonable prices and good hours. CON: The storage hallways had no cross-ventilations. It was almost hard to breath in there because it was so hot. "

        April 27, 2015
        • Tom from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "Great experience over-all. I like the bonus of using the truck to move into the unit. Saved a lot of time and money with that process."

        February 26, 2015
        • Tina from Tampa, FL
        4.6 out of 5

        "I am always treated with respect and a friendly smile. The customer service is great! Keep up the good work!"

        February 26, 2015
        • Kevin from Tampa, FL
        5.0 out of 5

        "Patrick and his crew are awesome! I just moved out another storage unit with a company I won't mention. I'm glad I made the change. Wish I had done it sooner!"

        September 26, 2014
        • Linda from Frankfort, IL
        3.8 out of 5

        "It would be helpful if you had more carts instead of just one maybe two."

        August 27, 2014
        • Olarotimi from Tampa, FL
        4.3 out of 5

        "The security of my unit and accessibility to my unit within yuor complex is a great compliment of service."

        June 01, 2014
        • Tod from Tampa, FL
        4.7 out of 5

        "Sometimes electric gate at Columbus Rd location in Tampa did not work correctly when it rained. Also several times I found unwanted items stashed behind my trailer or between my trailer from other customers."

        May 05, 2014
        • Christopher from Tampa, FL
        4.9 out of 5

        "The Experience has been well with my interest of storage..."

        March 09, 2014
        • Takisha from Tampa, FL
        4.1 out of 5

        "I have no where to throw trash away other uncle bobs storage property had a dumpster I could use but property where Im at now told by manager no room in there dumpster "

        March 02, 2014
        • Rhudine from Tampa, FL
        4.7 out of 5

        "I am very happy to have use of this online payment process. Only one time the system was down, but since then, it has been very helpful. Thank you"

        December 31, 2013
        • Janine from Bayside, WI
        4.8 out of 5

        "The staff was so helpful and went out of their way to accommodate my storage needs. I will definitely use Uncle Bob's again for my daughter's summer storage."

        September 23, 2013
        • Bertha from Tampa, FL
        4.6 out of 5

        "I would like to add that the gentleman, name Josh is very accomodating, and helpful. He always treats his customers with the upmost respect. He makes doing business with Uncle Bob's a very pleasant experience."

        August 30, 2013
        • Andrew from Boca Raton, FL
        4.7 out of 5

        "This was our third year renting space for my son's summer break from UT and we expected continued great service AND we got it."

        August 01, 2013

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