Why Naples?

Naples is often referred to as the jewel of Florida’s Gulf Coast, and rightfully so. Known for its white sugar-sand beaches, warm Gulf waters, and spectacular sunsets,  Naples boasts the feeling of Old Florida while offering big-city sophistication. Naturally, we are so proud of what this community has to offer.

What Makes Naples Wonderful

  • Recently named America’s fourth-happiest city
  • World-renowned sugar sand beaches and warm Gulf waters stretching for miles
  • Home to the Naples City Pier
  • World-class shopping and dining: 5th Avenue South and 3rd Street South Shopping & Dining Districts, Waterside Shoppes and Venetian Village on the Bay, to name a few
  • Home to more than 80 golf courses and recognized by industry leaders as one of the “Golf Capitals of the World”
  • Home to the future Baker City Park and the newly unveiled Gordon River Greenway Preserve
  • Vast and diverse cultural resources including Artis of Naples, home to the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra, and Gallery Row, an extensive collection of art galleries featuring the works of celebrated international and local artists
  • World-class fishing, vast inland waterway systems, and convenient access to the Gulf of Mexico
  • Easy access to Keewaydin Island, the 10,000 Islands, and Everglades National Park
  • Impressive collection of parks: Lowdermilk Park, Delnor-Wiggins State Park, and Clam Pass Park
  • Naples City Zoo and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida
  • The Botanical Gardens of Naples
  • Home to the Winter Wine Festival, considered one of most successful charity wine auctions in the nation, raising more than $123 million for local children’s charities since its founding in 2001
  • Home to “Cars on 5th,” an annual fundraising event on  5th Avenue South, sponsored by the Naples Chapter of the Ferrari Club and showcasing an impressive collection of luxury and exotic cards admired by the most discerning car enthusiasts
  • Extensive medical and heathcare facilities