When you’re in the Fort Myers area, you’re at the very epicenter of Florida golf country. A number of wonderful gated golf communities offer championship golf along with a variety of other amenities. Community centers often include swimming pools, tennis courts, and even spa facilities. Here is just a sampling of what awaits you in Fort Myers, Florida golf communities.
This is a gated golf course community that includes an 18-hole championship course that can stretch to 6,652 yards. It has been recently renovated and upgraded to current standards. Residents enjoy lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, bocce courts, and a resort-style pool. The 25,000 sq-ft clubhouse will delight the discriminating home buyer. It includes amenities like a thoroughly equipped fitness and aerobic center and elegant dining facilities. The Legends community offers one of the best values among communities of its caliber. View properties for sale.
This community features 36-holes of true championship golf. The “Long Mean” is an 18-hole layout that plays at 7,077 yards from the back tees. The second course at Fiddlesticks is “Wee Friendly,” a slightly shorter test that has been recently re-designed by Bob Cupp. Fiddlesticks also offers top-rate practice facilities. It is a private community perfectly tailored to the avid golfer. With less than 600 golfers playing 36-holes, members can typically tee it up whenever they want.
This is a fully developed golf course community that first opened in 1983. It includes single family homes, attached villas, and condominiums. Eight lighted Har-Tru tennis courts and two USTA-registered teachers attend to the needs of dedicated tennis players. Fiddlesticks features a massive 40,000 sq-ft clubhouse that offers an array of dining options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. First-rate fitness facilities are available seven days-a-week. View properties for sale.
Gulf Harbour is a 547-acre gated community featuring over 1600 homes. It is only 4.5 nautical miles from the Gulf of Mexico and just 10-minutes from Fort Myers Beach. The championship 18-hole course measures over 6,700 yards form the longest tees. It is a meticulously maintained layout featuring white sand bunkers, undulating greens, and a profusion of lakes and streams.
The very complete facilities at Gulf Harbour include an 8,000 sq-ft fitness center, hot tub, sauna, junior Olympic-size swimming pool, and eight Hydro-Grid (clay) tennis courts. Gulf Harbour may be one of the more prestigious of the gated golf communities in southwestern Florida. View properties for sale.
Estero Country Club at the Vines
Estero Country Club at the Vines is a manned gated community situated on 290 acres of Private Audubon Preserve. There are 440 homes in this community and they consist of single family homes, townhomes, coach homes, and villas attached. This community is located at the corner of Estero Pkwy and 41 and serves as the southernmost border of Fort Myers and is a stone’s throw away from Estero, FL. View properties for sale.
Throughout the greater Fort Myers area, one will find other fine gated golf communities as well. The combination of luxurious gated community living, beautiful beaches, and activities out on the Gulf are appreciated in this area that is a true mecca for Florida golf. A golfing community specialist is on-call 7 days for your inquiries at Hamilton-Franklin Realty by calling 239.236.1239. The contact form below is also available for any questions you may have.