Cape Coral is one of the fastest growing cities in the Sunshine State, not to mention one of the fastest growing municipalities in the country. Many people enjoy living in Cape Coral because it retains its small town charm, and has access to big city amenities. It’s also a great place to retire or raise a family. Royal Shell offers a variety of luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral, and they come in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes. We’re going to highlight the upscale communities of Tarpon Point and Cape Harbour. When people think of luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral, these two sophisticated neighborhoods come to mind. We’ll also discuss the perks of living in Cape Coral and what makes it unique.
Some call Cape Coral a “Waterfront Wonderland” because it boasts more than 400 miles of navigable canals, which is more than any other city in the world, including Venice, Italy. Some of the luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral are situated right along the water. If you’re an avid boater or fisherman, you’ll appreciate direct or nearly direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. In 2017, Forbes ranked Cape Coral as the fastest growing city in the U.S., and it’s easy to see why. It is the largest city between Miami and Tampa, its downtown area continues to grow, and Cape Coral has easy access to all of the other sought after vacation destinations in Southwest Florida.
Here’s some insight into two of the most popular luxury communities in the Cape.
Luxury Homes for Sale in Cape Coral at Cape Harbour
One of the most desired communities to live in Cape Coral is Cape Harbour.
Located off Chiquita Boulevard, you’ll find a handful of gated coach home and waterfront condo complexes in addition to single-family home options. As if luxury homes aren’t enough, there are a variety of exclusive amenities in Cape Harbour as well. These include boating access, four outstanding restaurants, upscale shopping, private pools, and a luxury spa.
If you love boating, you’ll love luxury homes for sale in Cape Harbour. The deep-water marina is the heart of Cape Harbour. It has dry and wet slips available. Live in luxury and explore the Gulf of Mexico, Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Pine Island Sound, and Fort Myers Beach. It doesn’t get much better than that.
Many of these luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral have views of the Caloosahatchee River or overlook the marina. Types of homes available in Cape Harbour include lakefront coach homes, estate homes, condos with marina views and waterfront villas. You may also choose to purchase a home on Cape Harbour’s private island, Harbour Preserve. And there’s the gated Harbour Point community, which features single-family homes and villas.
When you get hungry, you won’t have to go far. Cape Harbour boasts a few different delicious options:
Cape Harbour Marina
79 wet slips to accommodate boats up to 60 feet long
8 transient spaces for groups or individual boats, available for one night or up to one month
A large storage box comes with each regular dock
Indoor boat storage facility accommodates boats up to 32 feet
Luxury Homes for Sale in Cape Coral at Tarpon Point
Tarpon Point is another sought after Cape Coral community. The waterfront community boasts high-rise condos, villas, and single-family estate homes overlooking a Gulf-access canal or glistening lake and majestic mangrove preserve.
There are also a handful of wonderful on-site amenities. Try out the resort-style swimming pool, 4,000-square-foot clubhouse, hot tub, media lounge, catering kitchen and recreation area. There is also a state-of-the-art fitness center with separate steam rooms with wet heat for men and women, and co-ed sauna for dry heat.
Luxury homes for sale in Tarpon Point are a short distance from the deep-water marina. There are 216 slips that accommodate boats up to 75 feet long. Special accommodations are available for boats up to 100 feet. Enjoy direct access to the Gulf of Mexico and spend your day exploring the area. The marina also offers charters, boat rentals, sightseeing, fishing, and fuel and pump-out services.
You’re also a quick walk from two restaurants on the water, the marina center and high-end waterfront boutiques.
High-end shops include:
Gulf Coast Fudge
Eva by the Sea
Featured Luxury Homes for Sale in Cape Coral
Cape Coral is one of the best places to call home, whether you’re looking to settle down and retire, or you’re just starting to raise a family. There are three bridges in and out of Cape Coral and each of them features beautiful waterfront vistas.
Downtown Cape Coral is known for its fantastic and eclectic restaurants, as well as its local shops. There are a variety of events to look forward to throughout the year that are perfect for the whole family. One of our favorite happenings is the downtown Cape Coral Farmers Market from October to May. Whether you’re young or old, you’ll also love the variety of parks Cape Coral has to offer. The weather is nice all year round, making them easy to enjoy. In July, people from all over Southwest Florida and beyond visit downtown Cape Coral for Red, White and Boom to celebrate the Fourth of July. The Four Freedoms Park boasts the Taste of the Cape so you can see what the Cape Coral culinary scene has to offer. If you’re a motorcycle enthusiast, you can check out Cape Coral Bike Night in April, February, December and October. There’s also the Cape Coral Arts & Music Festival, which is Lee County’s biggest annual special event.
If luxury living sounds like you and you’re interested in learning more about our luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral, give us a call today or browse the available listings on our website.