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Marco Island

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Recent Marco Island reviews

  • Amazing Place ...

    "I have stayed in this apartment for the last three years and i love it! The view is spectacular and it is incredible just to sit on the balcony and relax. It is also on the beach and there is a fabulous pool with Tiki huts. The bedrooms are great and very comfortable and all rooms extend to the balcony. Stunning! The kitchen is also fully loaded and we did a lot of cooking here over the stays. I love this condo and tiger tail beach and will be going back each year."
    Guest: Victoria Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: October 13, 2014
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  • Wonderful condo!

    "I rented this condo for my three adult children for the week of Christmas. They ate breakfast there, then hung out at our condo on the beach until time to go back to the condo for sleep, so they didn't spend a lot of time there. The condo was furnished nicely and had everything a family would need for their vacation. It also was very roomy. Bob was very prompt in exchanging information and sending the keys. I would definitely rent this condo again! Thank you Bob for sharing your condo with us!"
    Guest: Marsha M. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 29, 2014
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  • Amazing Time

    "My wife and I have never been to Marco Island. We didn't have high expectations for the island or the house, we were just looking forward to 2 weeks of relaxation and to escape the cold. Marco Island was great and so was the house! We like to travel and don't like to go back to the same places because there are so many places we haven't been. Put it this way, we plan on going back to Marco Island and staying in the exact house within the next year again. It was that great of an experience. We rode the bikes that were furnished(free) everywhere and just had the best time enjoying putt putt, golf, going to the movies, nice dinners you name it!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 18, 2015
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  • Best Vacation Ever!

    "This condo is just beautiful. It has very high end furnishings and amenities, yet felt like home. Everything that you need to enjoy a day at the beach is there, towels, beach chairs, umbrellas...etc. The beach is huge, so even though we were there during high season, it never felt crowded. We will definitely be back."
    Guest: Donna K. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 29, 2015
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Marco Island Travel Tips

Marco Island can be found in the Gulf of Mexico and is the biggest of Florida's "Ten Thousand Islands". With white, sandy beaches and a laid-back atmosphere, relaxation is certainly the name of the game. Enjoy the seemingly endless sunshine while you swim with dolphins, work on your tan, try some water sports or stroll the streets perusing shop windows.

The island itself is small, just 6 miles by 4 miles, but there's tons to do here. Marco Island boasts an excellent restaurant scene where you can sample fresh seafood and other local favorites in between exploring the natural scenery and checking out cultural attractions.

Things to Do on Marco Island

Dolphin Explorer: Dolphin and marine life lovers will certainly want to take a trip on the Dolphin Explorer, a 30-foot catamaran that can carry up to 28 passengers. This boat allows scientists and visitors to the island to get up close and personal with the Gulf's aquatic life. The Dolphin Explorer is used as part of a study called the Ten Thousand Island Dolphin Project looking at the movement, association patterns and behavior of Southwest Florida's bottlenose dolphins. Be part of the action with a trip out on the catamaran and be sure to bring your camera!

Marco Island Historical Museum: If you're hoping to find out about the history of Marco Island, look no further than the Marco Island Historical Museum where you can travel back more than one million years through various exhibits. Learn about the Calusa Indian tribe, the pioneer settlement and development on the island over the years. Peruse the photography, artifacts and more as you stroll through the space and gain a better understanding of what made Marco Island what it is today.

Marco Island Center for the Arts: Experience the culture of the area at the Marco Island Center for the Arts, which provides not only galleries and exhibits, but also offers lectures, classes, workshops and special events. The galleries change monthly and feature works from Floridian artists in a variety of mediums, including painting, sculpture and more. Currently the theme is Planes, Trains and Automobiles, and past galleries include Salon de Garage, Gold Madness, Fun and Funk Teapots and Picture the Music.

South Marco and Tigertail Beaches: Spending time on the local beaches is a must here, and South Marco Beach is an excellent option as it's one of two public beaches on the island. Here you'll find an acre of sandy shores dotted with lovely sabal palm trees, creating a true island feel. It's a great place if you're looking to collect seashells or want to take a swim. Tigertail is the more popular of the two beaches, as it features extra amenities including restrooms and a full-service snack bar. Tigertail is located on a lagoon so the water here is pretty shallow, making it excellent for families with smaller kids. Find the perfect spot of sand to stretch out your beach towel or take advantage of the beach chair and umbrella rentals. Whether you're swimming, sunbathing, catching up on reading or throwing a Frisbee, you'll have a great time. When you need a break from the sun, check out the adjacent butterfly gardens and children's playgrounds.There are even grills and picnic tables for a tasty lunch break.

Dining on Marco Island

Snook Inn: For more than 30 years, Snook Inn has been serving up delicious food while patrons enjoy true waterfront dining. You can drive in by boat or car as this casual eatery offers parking for both. Snook Inn is open seven days a week and on any given day you can enjoy live entertainment while sampling the mahi mahi, fried oysters, deep sea scallops, old-fashioned Reuben, barbecue pork sandwich and specialty drinks.

Sale e Pepe: For a more upscale dining experience, make a reservation at Sale e Pepe for some exquisite gourmet Italian fare. You'll feel like you've traveled to Italy once you step into the dining room outfitted with marble floors, hand-painted frescoes and aged stones. Chef Giuliano Matarese and his team cook everything from scratch every day. Try the pasta options, sea bass, rack of lamb or filet mignon, and be sure to pair it with a delicious wine. While it'll be easy to stuff yourself on the unbeatable main course, be sure to save room for dessert like chocolate mousse, tiramisu cheesecake or homemade gelato.

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