Spotlight: Gulf Shore Boulevard

Gulf Shore Boulevard in Naples, Florida, the address itself evokes a picturesque image … a wide avenue adorned with tropical foliage, positioned on the shoreline of the tranquil Gulf of Mexico. Indeed, this exquisite avenue is justifiably an admired and coveted address.

The city of Naples, renowned world-wide as an ideal place to establish a beautiful life, is easily one of Southwest Florida’s most sophisticated coastal cities. Chic Gulf Shore Boulevard embodies a multitude of attributes that create the desirable Naples lifestyle.

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Residences along this meandering Boulevard include buildings from the late 1950s to current construction – a mix that goes from Bahamian-style beach cottages to soaring high-rises. Full of art and culture, it is a sumptuous and spirited place to live and noted as one of the premier residential areas of the city with some very remarkable aspects.

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Interestingly, Gulf Shore Boulevard is more of a community rather than a tourist attraction.  While enjoying dining outdoors along the Boulevard, the friendly spirit of this community becomes evident as you observe bikers, walkers, and people offering a ‘hello.’

Great efforts have been made to ensure that this beautiful beach locale is easily accessible.  There are multiple public access points offering beach-goers easy passageway to the shore and boat-slips conveniently available for rent.

 Along the length of Gulf Shore Boulevard, eye-catching real estate, such as fabulous beachfront homes, condos and villas, present a combination of contemporary styles and old-fashioned Floridian architecture, which make for an inimitable ambiance. Approximately 135 beach and bay front condominiums, ranging from one bedroom units up to four or five bedroom multi-story penthouses, provide a wide variety of lifestyle choices.

Gulf Shore Boulevard condominium developments offer the most desired amenities. You’ll find boat docks, tennis courts, fitness centers, large swimming pools, saunas, Jacuzzis, and clubhouse rooms with kitchens, pool tables and more. Cabanas and special guest residences are often available at the larger Gulf-front high-rises. First-class security and privacy features are also built right into many of these exceptional developments. The ability to leave and return to your home worry-free is a fabulous perk for frequent travelers and seasonal  residents.

Treat yourself to a cruise along Gulf Shore Boulevard and view some of the most beautiful beachfront homes and condominiums that can be found in a tropical paradise anywhere … and you may be tempted to find yourself a home there too!


Nearby Attractions

[title h2=”title_blue”]Artis-Naples Center for the Arts[/title]
Artis-Naples, formerly The Phil, is unique among arts centers in that it features both the performing and visual arts in a single complex and also hosts a resident orchestra.
[title h2=”title_blue”]Everglades Airboat Excursion[/title]
Tour Everglades City while you travel to the airboat launch point. Then take a thrilling airboat ride where you will encounter alligators, manatees, native wildlife and a variety of birds.
[title h2=”title_blue”]Naples Trolley Tour[/title]
See the best of Naples on board a vintage Trolley. Stop to shop, dine, or sightsee, as desired, and then rejoin the tour. Hop on anytime, seven days a week!

Contributing Writer

grout, lynette 2013 bwLynette L. Grout, PA, REALTOR®
Lifestyle Enhancement Specialist, John R. Wood Realtors
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