Experience All That Paradise Has To Offer
Voted #1 Island in the U.S. by TripAdvisor’s Reader’s Choice Awards, Marco Island is the largest of the Ten Thousand Islands and is known as the “Gateway to the Everglades.” The resort is just minutes away from championship golf, tennis, fishing, boating and kayaking as well as casual and fine dining, entertainment, the arts and shopping in nearby Naples, Florida’s most sophisticated small city.
Our 24-hour concierge offers a wealth of knowledge about the area and is here to assist you with restaurant reservations, local attractions, theatre and event tickets, transportation, travel arrangements, water sports, outdoor activities and more. No request is too great or small.
Boating & Fishing Adventures
The resort’s Marco Island beachfront location makes it easy to enjoy all types of activities and adventures on the Gulf of Mexico and its inland waters. Spend a day on the water with one of the many easily accessible boat or fishing charters. Or try your hand at kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, jet skiing and parasailing. For more relaxed activities, Marco Island offers excellent shelling, sightseeing, bird watching tours and sunset dinner cruises.
Get back to nature and explore the wilderness of the Ten Thousand Islands. These islands and the surrounding myriad of bay, inlet and channel waterways provide a sanctuary for more than 200 domestic and exotic birds. The famous Florida Everglades, just a short drive from our resort, are ideal for exciting airboat rides and leisurely nature tours.
Other popular excursions include exploring the flora throughout the 170-acre Naples Botanical Gardens and learning about Southwest Florida’s unique natural environment on an eco-cruise through Rookery Bay, our national estuarine research reserve.
Arts & Culture Experiences
Marco Island and Naples have something for everyone. Catch a Broadway show at Artis–Naples, stroll through galleries at Marco Island Center for the Arts, attend a production at one of our numerous local theaters, or take in a live performance by the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra. Visitors of all ages can experience the Florida Everglades and more through the hands-on exhibit galleries at the Golisano Children’s Museum.
Shopping & Dining
From haute cuisine and high-end boutiques to souvenir stands and local seafood eateries, Florida’s Gulf Coast offers a plethora of memorable shopping and dining experiences. Be sure to visit the Esplanade Shoppes in Marco Island and the Waterside Shops, Mercato, 5th Avenue South and Third Street South in nearby Naples, Florida’s most sophisticated small city.