The finish line is getting closer for the new Seaglass at Bonita Bay tower. The high-rise appears to be headed towards completion as crews install countertops and custom cabinetry, paint the units, hang drywall and install windows in anticipation of a likely summer opening.
As crews put the final touches on the tower, sales of individual units within the building are also in full swing. Already the tower’s more than 60-percent sold, with eventual plans calling for 120 units within the 26-story structure.
The tower residences all offer at least three-bedrooms, with some plans calling for a den or a fourth bedroom. As well, buyers can expect to find multiple private outdoor spaces, complimented too by high ceilings.
With an exclusive address, Esperia South rises up as one of the most luxurious options for high-rise living at Bonita Bay. With a total of more than 100 individual residences and penthouse units, the 27-story tower includes an impressive five different floor plans for prospective residents to choose from.
The homes of Esperia South range from around 2,000 to 2,700 square feet in size, complimented as well by large terraces for outdoor living space. The large penthouse units also offer the desirability of enclosed garage parking and tall ceilings. Views from the private units range from the Gulf, Bonita Beach and Estero Bay to views of the nearby natural areas, parks and golf courses.
The scenic views are made possible, too, by the abundance of
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 about 18-months of construction still to go, the ultra-luxurious Seaglass tower is already 50-percent sold, as new buyers continue to explore all that the new high-rise has to offer in Bonita Bay. A mere 600 feet way from Estero Bay, the new tower is one of the only new construction high-rises in the region to sit that close to the water.
Designed with water, mangrove and sensational sunset views in mind, the tower is said to offer open floor plans within its 120 units. Traditional floor plans range from three-bedrooms and 3.5-baths, along with private terraces and 2,800 square feet of living space to those additionally offering a den and 3,400 square feet, along with private terraces.
In addition, there are also penthouse units with up to 4,600
From a Beach Park and butterfly garden to tennis and fitness, there are countless opportunities to explore with the abundant amenities available within Pelican Landing. This Bonita Springs community is rich with opportunity, whether you enjoy working out or simply lounging on the white sand.
One of the most exceptional options available is Beach Park. Found on the north side of Big Hickory Island, residents reach Beach Park via boat shuttles leaving on a daily basis from Coconut Point Marina. Once here, though, residents have the option of everything from swimming and bird watching to shelling and fishing.
A nearby beach house provides room for picnics and a nature library, while residents also have use of two beach bocce courts. As well, the community
Bordered on two sides by water and creatively planned to incorporate its exquisite surroundings, Pelican Landing is a celebration of nature, a premiere community that masterfully combines sweeping views with top-notch amenities. While the area began with the Pelican’s Nest Golf Club, it has grown substantially over the years to include single-family homes, condos, high-rises, coach homes and villas, all designed to compliment the environment and surpass expectations of prospective homebuyers.
Perhaps one of the most visible attributes of Pelican Landing is Beach Park, accessible via boat shuttle. Here, residents enjoy everything from fishing and swimming to bird watching and shelling. There’s also a Sailing Center offering up lessons and sailboat rides.
A refreshing new look is coming to The Colony Golf & Country Club starting this fall. The community’s clubhouse is being updated with an array of complimentary designs and features, fashioned to not only improve functionality within the 28,000-square-foot building, but also the beauty of the overall structure.
With updates led by Clive Daniel Hospitality of Naples, improvements to the clubhouse will include adding lighter colors to the building’s interior, complimented by warm wood finishes. The team also plans to bring in new lighting fixtures, draperies, furniture and artwork to balance out the overall new design of the club.
Late this summer WCI Communities also plans to make updates to lounges of The Sports Club, home to the development’s
The Seaglass high-rise tower within Bonita Bay will soon begin construction in April, according to reports by the award-winning Ronto Group. Seaglass will be a 26-story condominium offering 120 residential units. This month, the site will be completely cleared, graded and construction of fencing will be installed. An onsite office will be built. The Ronto Group expects construction to take a little over two years, and anticipates completion by the middle of 2018.
Naples-based BCBE Construction has been chosen to lead the project construction. The Bonita Bay Club’s Lifestyle Center includes such amenities as a fitness center, café, spa, and salon. There are three Arthur Hills-designed championship golf courses meandering through the Bonita Bay
The newest (and affordable) gated community of Sorrento features 152 spacious carriage homes in Bonita Springs; it is now selling and two decorated models are open to the public to tour 7 days a week. Homebuilder D.R. Horton’s Southwest Florida Division is presenting the community of Sorrento offering affordable luxury homes, and a striking new amenity center located within minutes of Florida’s famous Gulf Coast beaches and renowned restaurants, world-class shopping, and entertainment options close to I-75 and Southwest Florida International Airport. Located near Bonita Beach Road, other luxury communities surround Sorrento.
Homes in Sorrento are situated around a large central lake, and prices start in the low $200s. Sorrento features handsome open
Embrace Irish charm in Naples this St. Patrick’s Day. There are several places to go for a fun time, authentic Irish ale and smiles all around. One of the most celebrated spots is Paddy Murphy’s Irish Pub on Fifth Avenue South. The interior is festooned with handcrafted mahogany wood and bar rails imported straight from Ireland. Paddy’s has drink specials all day, and many claim it’s the best place to drink and be merry on Fifth Avenue! Open from 10:00 AM-2:00 AM daily, Paddy’s serves lunch and dinner. Entrees include soups, salads, burgers, sautéed shrimp and hand-tossed pizza.
O’Donaghue’s Bar & Grill has established themselves as the place to go locally for true Irish food and atmosphere. The menu highlights favorite traditional Irish dishes