Fort Myers is your quintessential all-round holiday destination—it has something for everyone, no matter what type of holiday you're planning to have. Fun in the sun? The Fort Myers area is chock full of beaches. A walk on the wild side? Fort Myers is close to state parks and nature preserves. Nightlife? The city has a vibrant downtown. History? Thomas Edison's and Henry Ford's historic homes are open to the public. Whatever you're looking for on your holiday, you can enjoy it in this Florida city, and you can savor it all from your Fort Myers condo rental.
Downtown Fort Myers Condo Rentals
If you prefer to stay in a Fort Myers condo rental with a central location, you may want to check out the vacation rentals in Downtown Fort Myers. Also known as the River District, Downtown forms the commercial, historic, and cultural heart of the city. In Downtown, you can spend the day browsing the boutiques, antique stores, art galleries, and souvenir shops along the riverfront, and maybe stop for a bite at one of the cafes or restaurants nearby. If you're traveling with kids, you can take them to the IMAG History and Science Center, where they can have a hands-on encounter with wildlife. Or you can visit the Edison and Ford Winter Estates with them to learn more about the innovations of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. You'll find a wide variety of condos in the River District—from mid-range to luxury, from studio types to spacious multi-bedroom units. Many have views of the waterfront and the city below.
Luxury Condos in Fort Myers
If you prefer to be in posh surroundings during your holiday, you can opt to stay in a luxury condo in Fort Myers. There are many high-rise and high-end condominiums scattered all over this city, each with its own character and amenities. Condos in the River District, for instance, may have private riverfront promenades and slips where residents and guests can dock their boats. Condos near country clubs often have direct access to the golf course. Condos in gated communities typically possess a higher level of security and exclusivity. Aside from these, the condos may have on-site deluxe features like spas with saunas or massage rooms, concierge services and valet parking, climate-controlled storage facilities, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, state-of-the-art fitness centers, and a host of other perks. Family-friendly luxury condos may also have playgrounds and dog parks.
Fort Myers neighborhoods with luxury condos
With its own golf course, a spa, tennis courts, and fine dining, the gated community of The Renaissance Golf & Country Club offers a choice of luxury condos, as well as proximity to the beach, fishing, sailing, and entertainment at Fort Myers itself. For more luxury and elegance, The Plantation Golf & Country Club also boasts its own golf course and upscale amenities, including a British colonial-style manor house, a palm tree-lined outdoor pool, and a spa.
Beachfront Fort Myers Condo Rentals
Fort Myers serves as a gateway to the Gulf Coast beach destinations right off the mouth of Caloosahatchee River. These beaches sit on a string of barrier islands and are generally known for their powder-fine, sugar-white sand kissed by clear blue waters. Many of these beaches are counted among the most beautiful in the world. If you've got the beach in mind for your holiday, you can choose a Fort Myers condo rental on the beachfront. From there, you can hop and skip your way to the water and play on the sand. Or you can rent a beach chair, relax, and work on your tan. Many of these beachfront condos have private balconies for enjoying the sunset, as well as swimming pools, tennis courts, and hot tubs. You can also use your condo unit as your base for exploring the nature preserves and state parks nearby. There you can go hiking or kayaking, enjoy a picnic, pick up shells, spot dolphins, or watch birds.
Fort Myers beach destinations with condos
For parasailing, kayaking, and generally lazing around on a beach, the upscale Fort Myers Beach is a perfect destination for vacationers. There's a wide range of condos to be found on this little barrier island, which boasts a sugar-sand beach and many amenities. Within easy reach are the nearby islands of Sanibel and Captiva, where boating and windsurfing is popular. Or look out for Blind Pass Beach, located between Sanibel and Captiva, where shell collecting has become a major pastime in the area.
Fort Myers Condo Rentals in 55+ Communities
If you're a retiree from a place with a colder climate—Europe, Canada, or the northern US states—you may consider spending winter and early spring in Fort Myers. The city attracts snowbirds from all over the world for its year-round warm weather and the variety of senior-friendly activities you can do there. You can find plenty of Fort Myers condo rentals in 55+ communities. There, you can spend the cold months just taking it easy, relaxing at the condo's pool or spa, playing tennis or golf, or simply enjoying the sights Downtown. You will also find plenty of opportunities to socialize with other snowbirds and make new friends at these communities through potlucks, dance nights, bingo socials, and other such activities.
Snowbird communities in Fort Myers with condo rentals
Designed with the mature community in mind, Cinnamon Cove offers condos, villas and apartments in a well-established gated community that's ideal for retirees. With plenty of amenities, it boasts 10 outdoor pools and multiple restaurants, as well as being just 3 miles from Fort Myers Beach. Another 55+ gated community is Pelican Preserve, with its waterfront location, perfect for snowbirds looking for fun, comfort and accessibility.