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Marco Island

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Recent Marco Island reviews

  • Great Family Vacation Home!

    "My extended family and I stayed at this property for 5 days in early January. It was absolutely perfect for our needs!!! Our group was comprised of my parents (in their 60s), my brothers, myself and our significant others (in our 20s-30s) and two grandchildren (both below 2). Everyone had an absolutely amazing time! The house is well maintained, has everything you will need for a home away from home and is also wonderfully located. I also found the owner and her brother Jay very responsive and easy to communicate with! We can't wait to come back again next year!!!"
    Guest: Anita G Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 16, 2015
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  • Superior Unit

    "My family of 4 stayed during the first week of July. We were so impressed! The owners have thought of all the "extras" to make guests comfortable. The front room is well stocked with chairs, umbrellas and coolers. The rooms are spacious and cozy. The kitchen is the most equipped condo unit that we have ever been in and we have stayed in a variety! We very much enjoyed our vacation on Marco and are hoping to return to this same unit again next year. Highly recommend!"
    Guest: Karen Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 8, 2014
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  • Simply the Best

    "For several years, we have had the pleasure of making an annual visit to Cheri and Kevin’s condo at Sea Winds. The unit is well maintained and is constantly being updated. The work that is put into this unit is very obvious. It is always very clean and well supplied. The furniture is comfortable and the balcony has stunning views of the beach, the sea and particularly the sunset. In comparison to prior rentals we had on Marco, this unit is top notch in all regards. The Sea Winds building itself is well maintained with constant attention to the grounds and swimming pool. It is very secure and the parking is convenient. Sea Winds is at the southern, quiet end of the island. Cheri and Kevin are a pleasure to do business with. Communication is excellent. They are proactive in ensuring that all your needs are met. They are most considerate and really want you to enjoy your visit."
    Guest: Kathy and Charlie Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 17, 2015
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  • Wonderful condo with tons of amenities

    "We adored the Ness' condo. My husband, mother and toddler son had an amazing time. The location is perfect to the restaurants and shopping centers. The building is immaculately maintained. The Ness' are amazing owners and a pleasure to deal with! We will definitely be back sometime in the future!"
    Guest: Jennifer D. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: April 8, 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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