Along with its picturesque terrain and an endless array of amenities, Southwest Florida features a wealth of high-end properties — from stunning waterfront condos to spacious estates tucked away in private gated enclaves. The area's unique blend of pristine beaches, lush landscapes, abundant outdoor recreation, and vibrant entertainment scenes makes it a coveted destination for luxury homebuyers seeking a sun-drenched coastal escape.
Read on to journey into the luxury lifestyle of Southwest Florida's unparalleled Gulf Coast and look into the world of high-end properties and neighborhoods.
The fact that the three prestigious communities detailed below sit less than 10 miles from Naples' celebrated shoreline is just another perk of this extraordinary coastal enclave.
Mediterra features 950 home sites, divided into smaller, individual neighborhoods that maximize the natural landscape. Backing onto 1,000 acres of preserve space, these enclaves offer access to extensive walking and biking trails. Having won the "Community of the Year" award 11 times in 15 years by the Collier County Building Industry Association, Mediterra is unmatched in its luxurious offerings and natural beauty in the Naples area.
Featured Mediterra Properties
- 15126 Frescott Way
- 15175 Brolio Way
- 10842 Est Cortile Ct
- 15743 Villoresi Way
- 16839 Cabreo Dr
- 16995 Porta Vecchio WAY Unit: 202
Fort Myers Beach
The real estate landscape here ranges from opulent beachfront condos to quaint investment-worthy bungalows to magnificent single-family homes. All are designed to maximize Fort Myers Beach's phenomenal location, promising a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Featured Fort Myers Property
This affluent village is popular among golf enthusiasts who revel in the community's collection of prestigious country clubs and public golf options. That said, Estero's range of high-end properties and neighborhoods highlights various lifestyle options, from gated private clubs to low-maintenance golf villas to exclusive waterfront condos. With its easy access to shopping, dining, and entertainment, Estero is the definition of a convenient, luxury-laden lifestyle.
Within its gated confines, Bonita Bay hosts an impressive real estate scene offering unique charm and upscale living options — high-rise condos with stunning Gulf and golf course views and an array of luxury homes, villas, and grand estate residences.
Far from a passive lifestyle, the community promotes an impressive array of luxury amenities, including those at the member-owned Bonita Bay Club. Here, you’ll find championship golf courses, a sports center with extensive tennis and pickleball facilities, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a full-service spa. Beyond sports, the community thrives with over 30 social clubs fostering strong neighborly bonds. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy the parks, 12 miles of scenic trails, a private beach park, and a Gulf-access marina.
Grey Oaks Country Club
The real estate scene in Grey Oaks is as varied as it is luxurious. The architecture is stunning, with garden homes, grand mansions, and estate residences boasting styles that range from bespoke contemporary and ranch to elegant Floridian and Mediterranean designs. Each home in Grey Oaks is a testament to lavish livability, designed to meet the needs of buyers seeking the pinnacle of luxury living in Naples.
The alluring homes in Quail West are more akin to estates than typical suburban houses, with most properties spanning over 5,000 square feet and more than a few reaching the 10,000 square foot mark. These luxurious homes feature expansive floor plans, professional-grade kitchens, seamless indoor-outdoor living, lavish suites comparable to top hotels, and vast entertaining spaces. Living in Quail West means embracing a lifestyle of grandeur, comfort, and endless amenities.
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