LocationLocated on the southwest coast of Florida in Collier County
Distance3 hours by plane from New York, NY
Getting HereA brief plane ride gets you there in three hours
"Through the months of January to early April without fail, it delivers sunshine and blue skies."
Naples has the most golf holes per capita than any other city in the US. In fact, it’s known as the, “Golf Capitol of the World”according to the Golf Channel. Naples has earned this title because through the months of January to early April without fail, it delivers sunshine and blue skies, weather not found those winter months elsewhere. We recommend booking your tee times at some of these courses next time you’re down:
· Tiburon Golf Club
· Naples Grande Golf Club
· Old Corkscrew Golf Club (a Jack Nicklaus Signature course)
The Naples Zoo is the only zoo in the southeastern United States to feature the rare Madagascar predator known as the Fossa. Your kids will know the Fossa as the lemur-eating villains in the DreamWorks movie, Madagascar. It has been a landmark in Naples for the past 95 years, established in 1904. Starting as a botanical garden housing over 3000 plant species, in 1964 the gardens were opened to the public, and in 1969 became home to it’s first pack of wild zoo animals. Located at 1590 Goodlette-Frank Rd, Naples, Florida, 34102 the zoo is close to 5th ave, the perfect lunch spot after your zoo adventure.
Like Swamp Buggy Races? Naples is the only place that has them. Just 12 miles from downtown Naples, the Florida Sports Park was built in 1985. Give them a call for any upcoming events: 800.897.2701.
"Naples and the surrounding areas have been recognized worldwide as an angler’s paradise."
The Naples Winter Wine Festival is ranked among the top 10 arts and entertainment events for wealthy Americans. This ranking by the Luxury Institute is based on exclusivity, quality and prestige. (www.napleswinefestival.com) They have raised over $161 million dollars since starting in 2001. All proceeds go to support vulnerable children in Collier County.
So next time you’re planning a vacation, keep Naples, Florida in mind. And if while you’re down here you decide you can’t leave, Chris Resop Realty is here to help with all your real estate needs.