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Fort Myers Beach

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Recent Fort Myers Beach reviews

  • Best Bargain on the Beach!

    "We stayed in the condo for a week in October. It was our 4th stay at Estero Beach and Tennis Club, and our 2nd stay in condo 207C. We love it!! Ya'll have everything a couple needs for a beach vacation! Beach chairs, umbrella, plenty of beach towels..all of the amenities are covered! The kitchen is well stocked, the place is clean and pretty! Love the view and the access to beach is easier than ever! We also enjoy the great pool and lovely grounds! We think the location is perfect! Joe & Karen, we truly appreciate you making the rental process such a breeze! Sure hope we can get back down there next year. I already having withdrawals!"
    Guest: Amy Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 6, 2014
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  • Great Vacation!

    "This was our second stay at this condo. It a very clean & comfortable ocean front unit with all amenities need. The view of ocean & sunsets from balcony are beautiful,"
    Guest: Grace M. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 10, 2014
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  • what a great vacation!

    "Having stayed here before, I was excited at the opportunity for some true R & R, and the Riptide was just perfect! Conveniently located, comfortable, clean & classy, it was a true vacation. Tom, the property manager was so helpful with every little thing. It was so nice to be within walking distance of so many great shops & restaurants. I would recommend the Riptide to anyone!"
    Guest: suzi/berta Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 24, 2014
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  • Good Condo, Well Stocked, Good Value.

    "We use VRBO for many of our vacations and once again we had a very positive experience with this unit/rental. Condo was well stocked with everything we needed for our week long stay. Easy beach access, nice pool, quiet, relaxing stay. Screened in balcony was the perfect morning coffee setting. Additionally in the master bedroom we could hear the ocean as we fell asleep."
    Guest: KCCO Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 29, 2014
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Fort Myers Beach Travel Tips

More than 6,200 people call Fort Myers Beach home. This town located on Estero Island wasn't officially incorporated until December 1995, making it a newer Floridian hotspot. Although Fort Myers Beach may be small, more than 1.8 million visitors flock there every year to enjoy the beaches, fishing, shopping, dining, golf and entertainment along the Gulf.

There's no undertow in Fort Myers Beach, making it the "World's Safest Beach" and perfect for families who want to get their toes wet. The entire island is 7 miles long, a nice walk or jog for those who want to work in a little exercise on their trip.

The area that was once home to Native Americans and Spaniards is a favorite among tourists who dine on "pink gold" shrimp and celebrate the fishing industry with the week-long Shrimp Festival held in March.

Fort Myers Beach Attractions

There's a lot to do on the tiny island of Estero including water sports, beach activities and outdoor and indoor attractions. There are 25 public beach accesses on the Gulf side of Estero Island that are marked for easy spotting.

You can stop by one of several playgrounds and parks in Fort Myers Beach. Head to Lynn Hall Memorial Park, where you can fish off of a 600-foot pier. Sports lovers can venture over to Bay Oaks Recreation Center for basketball, tennis and volleyball courts.

There are 17 acres of fun on the northern tip of Estero Island at Bowditch Point Regional Park. For more protected wildlife areas, check out the Matanzas Pass Wildlife Preserve with a restored cottage, 42 acres of wilderness and a sanctuary for native plants and animals. Seven acres are developed for a park and the rest remains part of a preservation. There are boardwalks that allow visitors to Estero Back Bay access to observe ospreys and pelicans as they fish for food. Kayaks and canoes are available at Oyster Bay and Lovers Key Barrier Island.

Things to Do in Fort Myers Beach

Lovers Key State Park: Lovers Key is one of four barrier islands that make up the park. Bottlenose dolphins, West Indian manatees, marsh rabbits, roseate spoonbills and bald eagles call these waters and land home. The 2-mile-long beach is popular for shelling, swimming, picnicking and sunning. Over at Black Island you can enjoy 5 miles of hiking and bicycling.

Shopping: Plenty of shopping is available in Fort Myers Beach and Estero Island including antiques, custom-made souvenirs, clothing and jewelry. Tanger Outlet Center features more than 40 brands including Nike, Coach, Coldwater Creek, Gap and more.

Water sports: If you want to get out and channel your inner thrillseeker, try any of the many watersports available in Fort Myers Beach. You can see the town from the sky with a helicopter sightseeing tour or Paradise Parasail Inc. Go on exciting tours with Good Time Charters, Fort Myers Fishing Adventures and FishSkinner Charters.

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