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(239) 944-3755

ac hotel by marriott

Downtown Naples

C Hotel Naples 5th Avenue combines a particular sophistication with a host of practical comforts, bringing modern hospitality to the heart of Old Naples. This Southwest Florida hotel enjoys an ideal location along Naples’ unofficial main street, surrounded by upscale shopping, dining, cultural arts, and entertainment.

455 12th St S, Naples, FL 34102, USA

(239) 944-3755

bayfront

Near Downtown Naples

Strategically located on Naples Bay where Goodlette Frank meets 41 in downtown Naples, there is nothing modest about this upscale oasis. Bayfront’s colorful European architecture is an eye catching and memorable landmark in Old Naples. Strolling on brick-laden pathways lead to rare finds in the galleries and shops coupled with the impeccable cuisine of the restaurants take the Bayfront experience to a new level.

465 Bayfront Place, Naples, FL 34102

(855) 923-8196

bellasera report

Near Downtown Naples

Bellasera provides a sophisticated, tropical retreat with a Tuscan twist. The onsite Claw Bar and close proximity to everything make this a great option.

221 9th St, S, Naples, FL

(855) 923-8196

bike tours

Various Locations

Bike tours can be an excellent option for site seeing while getting some low impact exercise.

Naples Bicycle Tours
(239) 825-6344
http://www.naplesbicycletours.com/home.html

Bike Ride USA
(239) 216-7594
https://www.bikerideusa.com/

boat charters

Various Locations

Blue Dahlia Private Charters
Address: 495 Bayfront Place, Naples, Florida 34102
Phone: (239) 206-9955
thebluedahliaprivatecharters.com/

Island Sailing Naples - Experienced sailors can bareboat Island Dreams, our 31' Catalina.
Address: 800 12th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 398-1483
www.sailnaples.com/

Miss Naples
Address; 550 Port O Call Way, Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 649-2275
www.naplescatamaran.com

Naples Nantucket Yacht Group
Address: 365 5th Avenue South ~ Suite #306 , Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 313-6868
​naplesnantucketyachtcharters.com/

Sailboats Unlimited
Address: 880 12th Ave S ~ Naples City Docks
Phone: (239) 649-1740
SailboatsUmlimited.com

Sweet Liberty is a Catamaran offering water cruises.
Address: 880 12th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 793-3525
www.sweetliberty.com/

(239) 643-7275

botanical gardens

South Naples

Naples Botanical Garden is 170-acre, world-class garden paradise that features plants from around the world. We are also the youngest garden in history to receive the American Public Gardens Association’s prestigious Award for Garden Excellence.

4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, FL 34112

(239) 643-7275

coastland center

Naples

Coastland Center is a shopping mall located in Naples, Florida. Opened in 1976, it features Sears, Macy's, JCPenney, and Dillard's as its anchors. It hosts a food court and many other specialty stores.

1900 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34102

coconut point

Estero

Coconut Point is an outdoor mall located in Estero, Florida. On top of featuring over 140 shops, it is includes of condominiums, restaurants, a movie theater, and other forms of entertainment such as live music and annual festivals.

23106 Fashion Dr, Estero, FL 33928

(239) 659-3500

compass by margaritaville hotel

Downtown Naples

The intersection of upscale and downtime — Compass by Margaritaville is a new upscale boutique hotel concept and is pet friendly.

4805 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, FL 34103, USA

(239) 659-3500

(239) 262-0304

conservancy of naples

Central Naples

At the Nature Center, guests get connected to conservation through hands-on interactive experiences in the Dalton Discover Center, on our famous electric boat tours and in our Little Explorer Play Zone.

1495 Smith Preserve Way, Admission Cost, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 262-0304

(239) 793-4999

coral cay adventure golf

South Naples

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging Naples activity, try Miniature Golf. Our two separate 18 hole mini golf courses, the Cave Course and the Falls Course, are a relaxing and fun way to unwind or spend quality time with your family.

2205 Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL, USA

(239) 793-4999

(239) 348-9151

corkscrew swamp sanctuary

North Naples

Discover the rugged beauty of this famed natural area on Corkscrew's famous boardwalk - a 2.25-mile adventure through pine flatwoods, wet prairie, around a marsh, and finally into the largest old-growth bald cypress forest in North America.

375 Sanctuary Road, Naples, Florida 34120

(239) 348-9151

downtown fifth avenue

Downtown Naples

Fifth Avenue serves as the 'downtown' of Naples where you can find shopping and dining as well as some culture.

5th Avenue S, Naples FL 34102

downtown third street

Downtown Naples

Third Street South, the birthplace of Naples, lies two blocks from the 19th Century Naples Pier, the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and is surrounded by the colorful original beach cottages and lovely houses of Old Naples. The sophisticated and delightful shops, the renowned fine restaurants and bistros, and the courtyards and antique fountains all await—amidst the lush colorful cascading flowers and green landscaping of historic Third Street South.

3rd Avenue, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 435-9600

edgewater hotel

Downtown Naples

This is one of my favorites. The Edgewater is a boutique hotel that sits right on the white sand beaches. There are some rooms that accept pets.

955 7th Ave S, Naples, FL, USA

(239) 435-9600

(239)334-7419

edison & ford winter estates

Ft. Myers

Edison & Ford historic winter homes, acres of botanic gardens, museum, laboratory, Garden Shoppe (Garden Center) and Museum Store.

2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901, USA

(239)334-7419

everglades airboats

Various Locations

A cool experience to jump on a fast moving airboat to take in the natural beauty around. There are several different companies to provide air boat rides. Here is a short list to start with.

http://www.evergladescity-airboattours.com/
https://www.captainjacksairboattours.com/
https://www.wootenseverglades.com/

(239) 992-2591

everglades wonder gardens

Bonita Springs

Established in 1936, this attraction features botanical gardens & wildlife enclosures. Today, the Gardens are home to rescued birds and reptiles nestled among the old growth plants.

27180 Old 41 Rd, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

(239) 992-2591

fishing charters

Various Locations

Whether you want to go deep sea fishing or fishing on the internal waterways, there are plenty of options. There are several different companies to provide air boat rides. Here is some to consider.

www.LegalHookersAdventureCharters.com
https://www.naplessaltwaterfishing.com/
https://www.naples-fishingcharters.com/
http://captainedscharterboats.com/
http://www.offherradar.com/
http://www.aandbcharters.com/
http://www.fishingnaples.com
http://redfishrobs.com

(239) 213-2222

food & thought

Central & North Naples

Food and Thought is a 100% organic grocery store. They have a great café and a nice courtyard with outdoor seating

The second location, Food & Thought 2 is located at 7941 Airport Pulling Rd. N., Naples, FL 34109. Food & Thought 2 takes organic dining to a whole new level, with full-service breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Plus, with our full bar and live music, it’s the perfect place to unwind.

2132 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 213-2222

(239) 430-2444

fresh market

Central Naples

Upscale grocery store chain with an old-world vibe offers local produce, prepared eats, wine & more. Fresh Market stocks many organic and locally grown items.

4129 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34103

(239) 430-2444

galleria shoppes of vanderbilt

North Naples

This North Naples shopping area offers restaurants, boutique shopping and a weekend, year-round farmer's market.

2343 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, Naples, FL 34109

(239) 204-5964

gametime

Ft. Myers

Fun indoor amusements for all ages with over 120 games, simulators and 6 lanes of Mini Bowling. Our beautiful Restaurant and Sports Bar provide both indoor and outdoor seating, a great menu and over 65 TVs to watch the game.

10037 Gulf Center Drive, Ft. Myers

(239) 204-5964

 (239) 514-0084

golisanos children's museum

North Naples

The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples is a museum for children in Naples, Florida, United States, with the mission "To provide an exciting, inspiring environment where children and their families play, learn and dream together"

15080 Livingston Rd, Naples, FL 34109

(239) 514-0084

good mood ranch

South Naples

Good Mood Ranch is a great place to bring your family in East Naples Area. It's Farm, Fun and Educational. There are lots of fun activities like Pony Rides, a Train Ride, Petting Zoo and more!

306 Sabal Palm Road Naples, FL 34114

gordon river greenway park

Central Naples

The 140-acre Gordon River Greenway Park provides an ecological corridor in the heart of urban Naples that offers visitors the opportunity to view wildlife and gain an appreciation for Southwest Florida’s natural beauty. The 2.5 miles of asphalt, mulch, and boardwalk trails meander through six different native plant communities and are designed for passive recreational activities such as: walking, jogging, biking, roller-blading and skateboarding. The park is leashed-dog friendly and contains: fishing and look-out piers, a kayak/canoe laugh with storage rack, bike racks, restrooms with water fountains, a playground with a tree-house, and picnic pavilions.

Entrances at 1590 Goodlette-Frank Road & 1596 Golden Gate Parkway

(866) 462-9653

great wolf lodge

East Naples

Great Wolf Lodge resort in Naples, FL offers a wide variety of fun family attractions from water slides to interactive games.

3900 City Gate Blvd N, Naples, FL 34117

(866) 462-9653

group pedaling tours

Various Locations

Looking for a fun way to spend time with your friends and family while seeing some of the Naples surroundings? You may want to given these fun alternative a try.

NAPLES PEDAL PUB
(239) 877-1988
8957 Tamiami Trail N., Naples, FL 34108
https://www.pedalpub.com/naples-fl/

NAPLES CYCLE BOATS
(239) 219-5119
2880 Becca Ave, Naples, FL 34112
https://www.naplescycleboats.com/

gulf coast town center

Ft. Myers

Gulf Coast Town Center is an outdoor shopping mall in Fort Myers, Florida. Opened in phases between 2005 and 2007, the center features Bass Pro Shops, Belk, Best Buy, Costco, Dick's Sporting Goods, etc.

9903 Gulf Coast Main St, Fort Myers, FL 33913

(239) 261-7529

gulfshore playhouse

Downtown Naples

Rehearsal & performance venue for a professional theater troupe producing their own plays.

755 8th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102, USA

(239) 261-7529

(855) 455-3755

headpinz

South Naples

Headpinz in Naples is a popular entertainment venue offering a range of activities including bowling, arcade games, laser tag, and more. People go to Headpinz for family fun, team building, parties, and casual outings with friends. It is a great place for all ages to enjoy and spend quality time together. There is also a larger Headpinz in Fort Myers you can check out.

8525 Radio Ln Naples, FL 34104

(855) 455-3755

(239) 948-7825

hertz arena

Estero

In addition to hosting Florida Everblades hockey, Southwest Florida’s premier entertainment venue offers a wide variety of choice entertainment.

1000 Everblades Pkwy, Estero, Florida 33928

(239) 948-7825

(239) 775-1000

hyatt hotel

Near Downtown Naples

This is a newer hotel that overlooks the internal waterways. There is a nice pool area overlooking the docks. It is very convenient to Downtown Naples and Tin City. They accept pets.

1345 5th Ave S, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 775-1000

(239) 403-8777

inn on fifth

Downtown Naples

This boutique hotel is right downtown providing ideal proximity to shops, dining, entertainment and beaches.

699 5th Ave S, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 403-8777

(239) 394-2511

j.w. marriott

Marco Island

​If you don't mind a bit of a drive to Naples and you want to enjoy beautiful wide white sand beaches and a newly updated JW Marriott, you may want to check this one out.

400 S Collier Blvd, Marco Island, Florida, USA

(239) 394-2511

jet ski rentals

Various Locations

Jet skis are a great way to explore the waters whether you rent on your own or join a tour group. Take in the wonders and the sea life.

Avi Water Sports
(239) 777-9873
https://aviwatersports.com/

Naples Jet SKi Rental - 1500 Danford St
(239) 216-3512
www.naplesjetskirental.com

(239) 352-5387

kowiachobee animal preserve

South Naples

2861 4th Ave SE, Naples, FL 34117

(239) 352-5387

(239) 597-3123

laplaya beach & golf resort

North Naples

Step onto the beach from your private oceanfront guest room at this beach resort with golf privileges at the course that is a short 15-minutes away.

9891 Gulf Shore Dr, North Naples, FL, USA

(239) 597-3123

mercato

North Naples

Mercato is a great place to grab a bite to eat, catch a movie or enjoy dancing at one of the venues.

9118 Strada Pl, Naples, FL 34108

miromar outlets

Estero

Features more than 140 top designer and brand name outlets with savings of up to 70% off retail prices. Find great savings on top names including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, and more.

10801 Corkscrew Rd, Estero, FL 33928

(239) 227-2182

naples grande

North Naples

Naples Grande is not one of my personal favorites but it is popular. It is near the water but separated from the beach by mangroves. You can take a tram to the beach. Naples Grande has an offsite golf course available so you can enjoy the beach and golf during your stay.

475 Seagate Dr, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 227-2182

naples parks & beaches

Various Locations

Naples has some beautiful parks, some of which are on the beach.

CAMBIER PARK: 755 8th Ave S, Naples, FL 34104
BAKER PARK: 50 Riverside Cir, Naples, FL 34102
FLEISCHMANN PARK: 1600 Fleischmann Blvd, Naples, FL 34102
LOWDERMILK BEACH/PARK: 1301 Gulf Shore Blvd N, Naples, FL 34102
CLAM PASS BEACH: Seagate Drive & Crayton Road, Naples, FL 34108
VANDERBILT BEACH: At the far West end of Vanderbilt Road 34109
WIGGINS PASS BEACH/PARK: 11135 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108
CORKSCREW SWAMP SANCTUARY: 375 Sanctuary Rd W, Naples, FL 34120

(239) 597-1111

naples philharmonic

North Naples

Home of the Naples Philharmonic and The Baker Museum. Artis—Naples is the premier center for the arts in Southwest Florida. The Baker Museum is part of the Artis—It houses a diverse collection of art in a three-story, 30,000-square-foot facility. Over 140 orchestral and chamber concerts, as well as opera and ballet, education, community and special event concerts.

5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples, FL 34108, USA

(239) 597-1111

naples pier

Downtown Naples

Historic pier known for fishing, bird-watching, dolphin-spotting & scenic sunset views.

25 12th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 263-7990

naples players

Downtown Naples

Naples Players continues to celebrate season after season of performances, programs, and classes which are geared towards inspiring our community and defining our culture for the future of the arts in Southwest Florida.

701 5th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102, USA

(239) 263-7990

(239) 263-4949

naples princess

Downtown Naples

Cruise Naples / Pure Florida offers water excursions including fishing trips, casual cruise, jet boat rides, etc.

1200 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 263-4949

(239) 262-7205

naples segway tours

Downtown Naples

The Segway tour will offer a fantastic orientation and give you a great opportunity to see all of the sites. For the locals, we’re sure you will learn new facts and stories about Naples that you’ve never heard.

1010 6th Avenue South | Naples, FL, 34102

(239) 262-7205

(239) 262-7300

naples trolley tours

Downtown Naples

See the very best of Naples on board a vintage Trolley and enjoy our fully-narrated Trolley Tour covering over 100 points of interest.

1010 6th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 262-7300

(239) 262-5409

naples zoo

Central Naples

The Naples Zoo was opened in September 1969 in Naples, Florida, in what was once the gardens for botanist Dr. Henry Nehrling's collection of plants. The gardens were neglected after Nehrling's death, but reopened in 1954 by Julius Fleischmann.

1590 Goodlette-Frank Rd, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 262-5409

(239) 353-3572

ngala wildlife preserve

East Naples

NGALA® Wildlife Preserve is the perfect location for that special birthday tribute, lifetime achievement recognition, retirement party, Christmas Party, Bar Mitzvah, Christening, or milestone event. For any Social Occasion, we specialize in creating only the finest in memories.

2755 Inez Rd, Naples, FL 34117

(239) 353-3572

(239) 261-8164

palm cottage

Near Downtown Naples

The cottage is Naples Oldest home, built in 1895 and just a block east of the famous Naples Pier

137 12th Avenue South, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 261-8164

(239) 323-4653

pop stroke

Ft. Myers

Created from the vision of Tiger Woods and his TGR Design team, the two 18-hole putting courses are built entirely with synthetic turfs, incorporating fairways, bunkers, and rough just as you would see on a traditional golf course. Using only a putter, this unique golf experience can be played by anyone - no matter their age, ability, or whether they’ve ever held a club before.

5531 Six Mile Commercial Ct, Ft. Myers

(239) 323-4653

public golf facilities

Naples

Arrow Head Golf
(239) 596-1000
2205 Heritage Greens Drive.
https://arrowheadgolfnaples.com/

Naples Grande
(239) 659-3700
7335 Premier Drive
https://www.naplesgrandegolf.com/

Tiburón Golf Club
(239) 593-2200
2620 Tiburon Dr
https://www.tiburonnaples.com/

Valencia
(239) 352-0777
1725 Double Eagle Trail, Naples, FL 34120
http://start.valenciagolfandcountryclub.com

Mustang Course
(239) 793-2600
8004 Lely Resort Blvd.
www.lelyresortgolfandcountryclub.com

Hibiscus
(239) 774-0088
5375 Hibiscus Drive
https://www.hibiscusgolf.com/

Old Corkscrew Golf Club
(239) 949-4700
17320 Corkscrew Rd., Estero
http://www.oldcorkscrew.com/

Raptor Bay Golf Club
23001 Coconut Point Resort Dr,Bonita Springs
(239) 390-4600
https://www.raptorbaygolfclub.com/

The Links
(239) 417-1313
16161 Tamiami Trail E
http://linksofnaples.com/

publixs

Various Locations

Publix is a national grocery chain that has numerous locations throughout Naples.

Various Locations

(239) 285-6800

reddawn’s ranch

North Naples

Family owned horse riding that offers lessons as well as events/experiences

3770 12th Ave NE, Naples, FL 34120

(239) 285-6800

(239) 598-3300

ritz carlton beach

North Naples

This luxury hotel sits right on the white sand beaches and may be a nice treat if you want to splurge.

280 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 598-3300

(239) 593-2000

ritz carlton golf

North Naples

If you want to get some golf in, the Ritz allows play on the beautiful Tiburon golf course.

2600 Tiburon Dr, Naples, Florida, USA

(239) 593-2000

(239) 310-7333

seed to table

North Naples

Explore our 75,000 sq. ft. farmer’s market-inspired store in North Naples and find fresh produce from our farms. But more than just a grocery store... Also a great place for date night with live music, drinks and dining.

4835 Immokalee Rd, Naples, FL 34110

(239) 310-7333

(239) 658-1313

seminole casion

Immokalee

Southwest Florida's #1 entertainment destination, Seminole Casino Hotel in Immokalee, Florida. Offering an experience unique to the Paradise Coast, we invite you to indulge in culinary delights, dance the night away or win big in our high-energy casino, all while relaxing in one of our beautifully designed deluxe rooms or suites.

506 S 1st St, Immokalee, FL 34142, USA

(239) 658-1313

(855) SHY-WOLF

shy wolf sanctuary

East Naples

Far more than rescue and sanctuary, Shy Wolf has been offering educational programs and therapeutic animal encounters for more than twenty years. Visits scheduled by appointment with donation.

Naples, FL

(855) SHY-WOLF

(239) 325-6950

sprouts

North East Naples

Sprouts has everything you need for a happy and healthy holiday! Order fully prepared meals, centerpiece meats, including natural and organic turkeys, and artfully arranged catering trays.

2224 Logan Blvd N, Naples, FL 34119

(239) 325-6950

(239) 252-4021

sun & fun laggon

North Naples

This kid-friendly park features waterslides, a lazy river, a kids' water play area & diving pools. The water park is part of a much larger Collier County Park with soccer fields, baseball/softball fields and other outdoor activities.

15000 Livingston Rd, Naples, FL 34109

(239) 252-4021

(239) 659-3466

the escalante

Downtown Naples

The Escalante is a boutique hotel in the historic downtown area of Naples with a cozy poo with lush surrounds. Use of bicycles and shuttle service.

290 5th Ave S, Naples, FL, USA

(239) 659-3466

(239) 659-3466

the trianon

Downtown Naples

The Trianon Old Naples offers a refined style and a truly superb location, just a short stroll from all the excitement of downtown Naples.

290 5th Ave S., Naples

(239) 659-3466

tin city

Near Downtown Naples

Tin City is a specialty shopping district in Naples, Florida. It is open-air, specializing in antiques and local handmade novelties. There are four separate buildings.

1200 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 933-2035

top golf

Ft. Myers

Enjoy the climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round comfort with HDTVs in every bay and throughout our sports bar and restaurant. Using complimentary clubs or your own, take aim at the giant outfield targets and our high-tech balls will score themselves.

2021 Top Golf Way, Fort Myers, FL, USA

(239) 933-2035

(239) 596-5631

trader joes

North Naples

Grocery chain with a variety of signature items, plus produce, dairy & more (most sell wine & beer).

10600 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34108

(239) 596-5631

village on venetian bay

Central Naples

The Village on Venetian Bay is an upscale, waterside open-air shopping district in Naples, Florida. The mall contains myriad upscale shops, mostly specializing in home decor.

4200 Gulf Shore Blvd N, Naples, FL 34103

(239) 529-3908

volcano mountain adventure golf

North Naples

State of the art facility, allows each player to be fully immersed in a fun environment and 18 exciting holes with beautiful tropical landscaping, gorgeous water features, and Volcano Mountain!

9001 Sage Ave, Naples, FL 34120, USA

(239) 529-3908

(239) 430-WAKE

wakeboard naples

Naples

If you are looking for something active to do in Naples, you may want to give wake boarding a try. They also offer wakesurfing, waterskiing, and tubing.

(239) 430-WAKE

water tours

Various Locations

What better way to see all the beautiful surroundings and sea life than by kayak?

DAY STAR CHARTERS
Phone: 239-417-3474
https://www.daystarcharters.com/

DOLPHIN EXPLORER
Address: 951 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island, FL 34145
Phone: 239-642-6899
https://dolphin-study.com/

ECOENDEAVORS
Phone: 239-877-5902
https://ecoendeavors.org/

EVERGLADE NATIONAL PARK BOAT TOURS
Phone (239) 695-2591
www.getyourguide.com/everglades-national-park-l1867/

EVERGLADE TOURS
Phone: 800-860-1472
www.evergladesareatours.com/

FINSEEKER ADVENTURES
Address: 13535 Vanderbilt Dr, Naples, FL 34110
Phone: 239-682-3134
www.finseekerguidedadventuresfl.com

MANTATEE SIGHTSEEING ADVENTURE
Phone: 239-642-6400
www.See-Mantees.com

MARCO ISLAND SEA EXCURSIONS
Phone: 239-642-6400
www.SeaExcursions.com

waterside shops

North Naples

The Waterside Shops is an open-air mall located featuring Saks Fifth Avenue as anchor stores. There are luxury shops and dining establishments.

5415 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34108

(239) 552-5100

whole foods

North Naples

Eco-minded chain with natural & organic grocery items, housewares & other products (most sell wine).

9101 Strada Pl, Naples, FL 34108

(239) 552-5100

(239) 261-7157

wynns market

Near Downtown Naples

Wynns has been a Naples staple since 1938, and is one of the fancier grocery stores in town serving pre-made meals, a great deli and fresh seafood counter.

141 9th St N, Naples, FL 34102

(239) 261-7157

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