Charlotte Harbor is home to one of the world’s largest protected marine estuaries with 219 miles of natural shoreline. A unique network of barrier islands and fascinating mangrove forests makes Charlotte Harbor a vibrant coastal wonder. With more than 70 parks and preserves, Charlotte Harbor is the perfect place for observing different species of wild, rare birds and forming a deep appreciation of nature.Fishing is another dedicated pastime with deep-sea, back-bay and flats fishing all popular. Nature enthusiasts will want to hike and bike along nature park paths looking for encounters with birds, turtles and other local wildlife.Guided tours and educational programs are worth taking part in. Ranked the third Best Place in America to Live and Play Golf by Golf Digest, Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands offer year-round golf on more than 20 courses, from executive to championship level. Other popular outdoor sports available are tennis, basketball and waters ports.
Shoppers will enjoy the waterfront shopping in Punta Gorda, urban shopping in downtown Punta Gorda, quaint shops in Olde Englewood Village and traditional mall shopping at Port Charlotte Town Center Mall, including favourites such as Macy’s and Dillard’s. Charlotte Harbor has flea markets and antique shops throughout and Punta Gorda has a 20-booth antique mall, perfect for a browse around spotting bargains.Dining out is a real adventure with a mix of seafood shacks, sidewalk cafes, waterfront eateries and fine dining. Spend an evening at The Fishery Restaurant and sit at the table actor Denzel Washington sat at while filming “Out of Time” or dine at the award winning Golden Spoon. Learn a new cooking skill at the Pies & Plates Culinary Academy, treat yourself to fish and chips, authentic Irish fare and Caribbean Cuisine, it’s all available in Charlotte Harbor.
Our 3 and 4 bedroom tropically furnished Charlotte Harbor homes are a fantastic choice to explore the best of this diving part of Florida’s Gulf Coast with stunning beaches, shops, restaurants and golf courses all within easy reach. Charlotte Harbor homes are enchanting with private swimming pools and a spa can be booked if required. All homes either have a private screened pool perfect for lounging with a cool drink and good novel while the kids play in the pool without a care in the world. Elegant, spacious homes, in peaceful surroundings offer the ultimate getaway with large living areas, TV/DVD, premium cable TV and high speed internet available. The master suite offers a calm retreat with additional bedrooms and bathrooms, plenty of room for everyone. All homes are decorated and furnished to an exceptional standard with many personal touches. Dine out or enjoy the convenience of your own kitchen with all the modern conveniences you could possibly desire. Cook a local dish and enjoy a family meal at the pool, what a lifestyle it doesn’t get any better than this with all the amenities of home.