One of the most alluring places to shop and dine right on the waterfront, Naples area residents and visitors are treated to an array of options with the Village Shops on Venetian Bay. With your choice of around 50 different waterside restaurants and retailers, the open-air shopping district is said to offer more options in waterfront dining and shopping than any other location in the area.
Filled with interesting boutiques ranging from fashion to jewelry and home décor, you’ll also find accessories shops in what some fondly refer to as “The Jewel of Naples”. Along with its collection of specialty retailers, the location is also home to everything from cafes and ice cream shops to fresh seafood restaurants and crepes.
One of the true jewels of Park Shore, Bay Shore Place presents luxury living in an upscale setting. This premiere, Naples high-rise building includes around 100 condos, each complimented by large floor plans and the enjoyment of floor-to-ceiling glass windows and doors for taking in the picturesque surroundings.
While the high-rise sits slightly closer to Gulf Shore Boulevard than it does to the sand and water, this non-direct beach building still provides its residents the desirability of a Park Shore address, but at a slightly more affordable price point. Ranging in size from around 1,400 square feet to upwards of 1,600 square feet, the units of Bay Shore Place additionally include private balconies, serving up partial views of the Gulf, plus
Barely two months after its unveiling, members are still relishing in the outcome of the newly redesigned Bay Colony Golf Club in Naples. The club officially reopened late last year, following the completion of millions of dollars in upgrades to the site.
The new upgrades include the addition of dual bocce ball courts, a new wine room and a new boardroom. In addition, the redesigned club now offers an expanded Grille Room, a new outdoor bar and kitchen and features new updates to its ladies lounge.
The entire, multi-million dollar renovation project began about a year ago when a design and architecture team first began making upgrades to the 32,000+ square foot clubhouse. The newly refurbished clubhouse additionally offers its members use of a formal…
With the enjoyment of luxury condos close to downtown, Via Delfino additionally presents high-rise, beachfront living in Naples. Part of the desirable Coquina Sands neighborhood, the nine-story building includes two-dozen residential units, with the peacefulness and privacy of only up to three individual homes per floor.
The spacious floor plans of Via Delfino allow for two- to three-bedrooms, with around 3,700 to 4,000 square feet of lavish living space. Originally constructed in the late 1980s but redesigned and remodeled in more recent years, the elegant building also offers the option of a penthouse unit, complete with soaring, high ceilings and an open design.
In addition, the homes of Via Delfino are noted for containing walls of glass doors and…
A true Southwest Florida treasure, Barefoot Beach exists as one of the region’s final undeveloped barrier islands. While the sandy beach stretches for a mile, the Barefoot Beach Preserve includes a full 340+ acres of natural land.
This unspoiled beach is a favorite of locals and visitors, known for its gentle surf and shallow water, ideal for families, swimmers and those merely hoping to soak up some sun. The fine sand is also a great place to go combing for sand dollars, or to spot area wildlife and marine life, like nesting sea turtles during the summertime and even dolphins out in the distance.
There are five different habitats to explore here, each with its own unique traits, from the beach to the dunes, the maritime hammock to the mangrove
With an array of luxurious amenities and exquisitely designed residences, Cap Ferrat serves up waterfront elegance in the Naples area. This upscale high-rise is part of the Pelican Bay community, with a private setting that includes miles of white sand beaches and scenic views overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the lake, the golf course and nearby preserve.
Starting at around 2,200 square feet in size, some of the penthouse units of Cap Ferrat command around 6,000 square feet of living space. The 22-story structure features more than 100 individual residences, with three-bedroom units outfitted in the most luxurious finishes.
The building itself includes breathtaking views of the waterfront, with a heated swimming pool and spa and two tennis courts. As well,
From sensational views to abundant amenities, Naples Cay presents the luxury of a beachfront lifestyle, right in sunny Naples. This premiere community offers the enjoyment of resort-style conveniences, complimented by a prime address right on the waterfront.
This private, gated community is surrounded by natural preserves and boasts more than a mile of Clam Bay frontage. With private beach access, residents enjoy a relaxing, tranquil environment, with a tropical setting to match.
In addition, the resort-style amenities extend to the swimming pools, tennis courts and a boardwalk to the Gulf. There are also fully stocked exercise rooms, saunas and steam rooms for residents to use, along with other building-specific amenities.
There’s a new record sale price for a condo in Naples, this one tied to a sprawling penthouse unit in Seasons at Naples Cay. The luxury high-rise offers a stunning collection of high-end residences, accented with upscale finishes and surrounded by sensational amenities.
The record-breaking sale comes from a $14.75 million home, complete with five-bedrooms and five-baths. This sophisticated residence was sold fully furnished, with custom designs and fine art included. The home décor also includes the unit’s Italian porcelain flooring, name brand, Sub-Zero and Gaggenau appliances and quartz countertops.
Perhaps even more luxurious, however, is the unit’s private elevator, fitness room and sauna, along with the breathtaking views. The unit is not alone in
A true beachfront paradise, Carlysle at Bay Colony delivers luxury high-rise living right on the beach. This impressively designed building in Pelican Bay is gracefully adorned with 70+ residences, complete with underground parking, an amenities floor and stunning views of the Gulf and nearby conservation areas.
With just four residences per floor, the homes come with either 2,600 or 3,200 square feet of living space, completed by three-bedrooms, screened in terraces, formal dining rooms and custom cabinetry. Other common features of the units include morning kitchens in the master suites, wet bars and built-in wall safes. The building also features two impressively designed, 5,600 square feet penthouse units.
Renowned for its incredible properties and picture-perfect scenery, Naples now also holds the distinction of being named one of the nation’s top beach towns. Travel and Leisure recently declared the city a winner, voted on by readers as one of their favorite beach towns all across the country.
Readers cast a ballot based on things like food plus friendliness of locals. While many awards are delivered based on what travelers think about their own experiences, this particular ranking gives locals a chance to tell the world what makes their home so great.
With that in mind, Naples comes in at number three on the list, favored for its small-town feel and relaxing vibe. Travel and Leisure readers credit Old Naples for showcasing fashionable boutiques and