If you’re in the market for a top boating community in Fort Myers, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to explore the many upscale offerings of Jonathan Harbour. This private, gated community contains some of the city’s most prestigious waterfront homes, all centered around a luxury boating lifestyle.
While there are certainly rentals available for people interested in exploring the Sanibel area, why rent when you can buy the Sanibel lifestyle?
Exciting amenities and waterfront views continue to attract new residents to Miromar Lakes. Despite the ongoing pandemic, model homes and homesites are reportedly selling fast in the community.
For an array of upscale amenities, plus the advantage of more affordable water views, consider making The Landings your new home in Fort Myers.
Made up of three high-rise buildings, Palmas del Sol presents a luxury riverfront lifestyle in South Fort Myers. Designed to accommodate upscale living right on the waterfront, residents enjoy sweeping views overlooking the Caloosahatchee River and on to the Gulf.
With some spectacular views and a prime setting, Tarpon Point presents the desirability of waterfront, high-rise living in Cape Coral. Located on the southern tip of Cape Coral, the entire community Tarpon Point is made up of not only a series of high-rise condo buildings but also some coach homes and estate homes.
A new luxury condo project is headed to Miromar Lakes. Developers recently unveiled the Capri neighborhood, consisting of two-and three-bedroom condos and penthouses overlooking the water.
It’s fairly easy to enjoy a waterfront lifestyle in Cape Coral. That’s because the city has more canals than anywhere else in the world!
Top amenities and beautiful home designs mark Estero’s newest lakeside community. Set on more than 3,000 acres in Estero, WildBlue makes room for more than 1,000 homesites, wooded preserves, lakes and amenities.
For prime boating in Fort Myers, consider the exceptional waterfront community of Palmetto Point. Described by some as a “boaters’ paradise”, the highly desirable community is home to some large estate homes with direct gulf access.
Right on the beach, the Estero Beach Club Condos certainly live up to their name. The Fort Myers Beach property offers the option to own or rent a condo in a highly desirable setting.
For high-rise living right on the waterfront, consider the options of St Tropez & Riviera. The development is actually made up of two 27-story buildings, altogether containing around 300 private condos.
Made up of around 130 single-family homes, The Harborage dishes up another desirable option for waterfront living in Fort Myers.
For Gulf-front living on Sanibel Island, you’ll surely want to consider the options available at Sundial of Sanibel.
From golf to dining, a private marina to tennis, amenities are certainly king at The Landings. This premiere yacht, golf and tennis club is easily one of the most coveted in the Fort Myers area, and for a number of good reasons!
Prospective homeowners in Estero are getting their first look at one of the most anticipated new communities of the year. The new Vista at WildBlue enclave features the option of executive, manor or estate homes from Lennar.
For luxury waterfront villas with access to premiere amenities, Portofino at Miromar Lakes presents some fantastic options. This exceptional new home community offers the enjoyment of Mediterranean-style architecture in a prime location.
For luxury high-rise living in Cape Coral, Tarpon Landings delivers an exceptional setting and added amenities.
If you’ve ever dreamed of making your Florida vacation into a lifestyle, you’re sure to find the right fit at The Landings in Fort Myers.
You won’t find modern conveniences like cars, paved roads or even standard electric service on Cayo Costa Island, but you will find a spectacular and pristine setting. This barrier island sits just to the west of Bokeelia, yet feels more secluded than other parts of Southwest Florida.
For a resort-inspired, lifestyle community, Esplanade Lake Club certainly fits the bill. This impressive new community from Taylor Morrison expands upon the company’s Esplanade brand, blending the desirability of resort-style amenities with California-Tuscan designs in Fort Myers.
New home options are now selling in Estero, where homes are currently going up in the new WildBlue community.
With the privacy of a gated community, Barefoot Beach also presents the luxury of a gulf-front lifestyle in Southwest Florida. The impressive homes of this community are joined by easy access to the sand and water of Barefoot Beach itself. Allowing for the desirability of an unspoiled setting, Barefoot Beach[…]
With the peaceful luxury of hundreds of acres of lakes and natural beauty, Corkscrew Shores generates a prime address for those searching for new homes in Estero. One of the area’s newest gated communities, the master-planned development is perhaps best recognized by the massive lake at its center.
Centered on a large lake and wooded preserves, Corkscrew Shores presents the option of a true waterfront lifestyle in Estero. This incredible, master-planned community also boasts a large number of resort-style amenities, making this easily one of the most desired communities in the area.
Hundreds of new homes are coming to Lee County, with the addition of the lakeside community of WildBlue. Already four major homebuilders have signed on to the master-planned community, with eventual plans to construct 1,000 homes within the gated development.
With the enjoyment of waterfront living, the luxury villas of Cortona offer up new construction in a desirable location. Part of the master-planned community of Miromar Lakes Beach and Golf Club, Cortona provides for more than a dozen different floor plans
Cape Coral city leaders are “thinking big” with plans to develop land around the Bimini Basin. Right now leaders are just starting the process of soliciting bids to push forward one of the largest development projects in the area.
For views, location and more, you cannot go wrong with the luxury high-rise development of High Point Place. Overlooking the downtown waterfront, the 32-story high-rise gives a bird’s eye view of the Downtown Fort Myers River District, with an array of options in upscale dining and entertainment easily with reach.
A new luxury neighborhood is coming to Miromar Lakes, presenting upscale villas with direct lake access. Named Cortona, the neighborhood will eventually include just 19 waterfront villas, each with its own unique floor plan.
As visionaries look ahead to the future of Cape Coral, one can’t help but look to the past and the inspirational tourist attraction that helped shaped the area. At one time a bustling site, the Cape Coral Gardens are virtually obsolete these days, yet the memory, for some, can never be forgotten.
With some of the region’s most spectacular waterfront amenities, ONE rises to new heights of luxury in the Fort Myers River District. From its infinity-edge swimming pool with spectacular Caloosahatchee River views to its landscaped promenade, the scenic surroundings of ONE cannot be beat.
A new waterfront community is coming to Downtown Fort Myers, providing yet another option for high-rise living with spectacular amenities and impressive river views. Prima Luce is a planned dual tower complex, with each tower standing 22-stories high and featuring a total of 220 condominium homes.
Waterfront living rises to new heights with a full range of top amenities available for residents within Marina South at Cape Harbour. This gated, yachting community consists of two high-rise condo complexes, Marina South I and Marina South II, filled with 220 separate luxury condominium homes.
Residing within one of the last undeveloped barrier islands along the Southwest Florida coast, Barefoot Beach remains a true gem, popular for its fishing and its natural surroundings.
Just a few miles from the open blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Cape Harbour boasts a vibrant boardwalk filled with interesting boutiques, restaurants, spa services and spectacular views. In fact The Marina at Cape Harbour is truly a destination in itself, a fantastic location for taking a delightful stroll, taking in a scrumptious meal
Surrounding a peaceful lake and encircled by wooded preserves, Corkscrew Shores invites prospective homeowners to tour five impressive model homes within the exclusive Estero community.
With some of the most affordable waterfront properties in Southwest Florida, Cape Coral provides an ideal location, with the advantage of living right along a canal, perfect for a boating lifestyle. Sometimes referred to as the “Venice of America”, the canals of Cape Coral come with either freshwater or saltwater
The Shores in Fort Myers offers a sophisticated and upscale experience in a waterfront setting at one of the top communities in Fort Myers. There is so much to like about The Shores, here are ten of them
Soon to rival the luxury of the Allure condos, One Allure is coming to Four Myers, a smaller yet just as impressive tower slated to go right next door to the originally planned dual towers. Designed to appeal to those seeking a boutique building right on the riverfront, One Allure has the advantage of operating on a smaller scale, possibly completing the new building way ahead of the original Allure towers, moving new residents into the waterfront setting at a faster pace.
The Caloosahatchee River runs between San Carlos Bay in Fort Myers and Lake Okeechobee in Central Florida. This expansive waterway forms the western portion of the Intracoastal and provides the ideal setting for high-rise living in Fort Myers, with several admirable choices.
Already an important part of the Fort Myers River District, some city planners are now eyeing possible future plans for the Fort Myers Yacht Basin. Much like the rest of downtown over the past ten years, efforts are now underway to help transform the location by possibly adding on more retail, a restaurant, plus additional docks and moorings.
For impressive choices in waterfront living right along Bonita Beach, Hickory Boulevard supplies some of the area’s most sensational single-family homes, villas and condominiums. With plenty of options to choose from, this desirable location allows residents a Gulf-front lifestyle without the higher prices often found when home shopping in nearby Naples.
Already coined by some as “paradise in the sky”, the new luxury penthouse units of Allure provide some of the most lavish accommodations and impressive views of the Downtown Fort Myers waterfront. The two loft-style condominium units are perched upon the two towers’ top floors, overlooking the Caloosahatchee River and the historic downtown area.
Buttonwood Harbor is a beautiful waterfront community of 67 homes located along the Caloosahatchee River in North Fort Myers. The gated riverfront community has a private winding entrance, mature manicured landscaping, private, deeded boat docks and slips, a boat ramp, fishing pier, tennis courts and a basketball court.
Emerald Homes is offering a new single-family home floor plan at Savona Bay located in the Iona section of South Fort Myers. The new plan at Savona Bay, the Berkley, takes full advantage of the spectacular views of the community’s lakefront residential lots and offers Gulf-access boating.
The Landings Yacht, Golf and Tennis Club has so many amenities that you never have to leave the grounds. Residents of this social, master-planned community in south Fort Myers can enjoy year-round water sports and the beauty of nature in this community developed on the Riverfront. Located at 4425 S. Landings Drive along the popular McGregor Boulevard, The Landings is a prestigious, gated residential community comprised of well-planned villages to suit every lifestyle.
The waterfront condominiums at the beachfront Positano neighborhood represent a new status of luxury living. Positano is located at Costa del Lago, a private gated enclave within Miromar Lakes. Twenty residences in two buildings provide a maintenance-free lifestyle for residents.
The luxurious Gulf Harbour community enjoys an ideal location along historic McGregor Boulevard, north of Iona Road and south of Cypress Lake Drive, just minutes from the heart of Fort Myers. We’ve taken a close look at the high-rise condo buildings in this development, all featuring magnificent water views, and reveal three top high-rise condo towers that residents embrace for a true southwest Florida lifestyle
Salerno is a new waterfront neighborhood of estate homes in the award-winning Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club community offering privacy, a premium location and luxury waterfront homes. These home sites are adjacent to the marina and nestled around the water providing ample opportunity to live a Florida lifestyle.
The Gold Coast area of Cape Coral offers residents direct sailboat access to the Gulf of Mexico and the Intracoastal Waterway. Boating enthusiasts find the Gold Coast neighborhoods feature terrific values for affordable homes in southeast Cape Coral’ s most highly desirable location.
Punta Rassa is an ideal Florida lifestyle location. The Punta Rassa Condominium Development fronts the waterfront neighborhood in southwest Florida. It is a beautiful area located at the tip of the mainland just before the Sanibel Causeway and has some of the best water views and sunsets in southwest Florida.
Palaco Grande is a waterfront residential community in Cape Coral with direct sailboat access to the Gulf of Mexico. It’s a dream for people who desire waterfront living. In this established boating waterfront neighborhood, 90 percent of the homes are on the water enjoying all Gulf access via 20 neighborhood canals.
Looking for a relaxed and comfortable lifestyle? Whether strolling the large white sandy Fort Myers Beach that overlooks the Gulf of Mexico and discovering beautiful seashells or taking endless nature walks or just sunbathing by the pool, there are endless things to do at The Caper Beach Club. Pool chairs and umbrellas are out all day for residents to use.
Just north of Naples beaches and Vanderbilt Beach is the beautiful barrier island community of Bonita Beach that has a lot in common with affluent Naples beachcombers. The pristine shorelines of Bonita Beach located on Little Hickory Island is a shining upscale beach community with tasteful condominiums and some of the finest modern beachfront homes in the entire Southwest Florida area.
Legacy Harbour Marina, just 17 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and centrally located on the Caloosahatchee River, is a terrific and convenient stopover for the night or extended visit as you dock your boat in one of the slips, relax with a cocktail in the lounge and take a stroll over to downtown Fort Myers.
Three boating communities in Sanibel stand out for their classic yet casual lifestyle that is reminiscent of the glory of Old Florida: Sanibel Isles, Shell Harbor and Sanibel Estates. These communities are treasured by their residents for their relaxed atmosphere for entertaining on their home’s outdoor patio deck and enjoying fabulous water views when residents are not on their boats.
Ooh la la! The luxury resort of South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island is the perfect Valentine’s Day romantic getaway for couples, according to the latest Florida Travel+Life magazine picks for “22 Romantic Resorts in Florida.” It also landed at #1 on USA Today’s “10 Best Florida Romantic Hotels.”
The Cape Coral Yacht Club is quite a gem. Built in 1958 and an original landmark of the city, it is still going strong attracting residents to the full range of facilities and amenities, including the public beach, fishing pier and community pool. With outdoor activities year round, Cape Coral Yacht Club is located at the Community Park in southeast Cape Coral directly on the Caloosahatchee River in a beautifully landscaped setting.
Wet your palette when you come to Cape Harbour in Cape Coral for some of the tastiest eats in Southwest Florida. Resort-style luxury everyday, and foodies will find 4 different top cuisines here: whether it’s fresh fish and steak at RumRunners; stone-fired homemade pizzas at The Joint; gourmet coffee, pastries and gelato made from scratch every day in-house at Run A-grounds; and fabulous cocktails at Longboards Cabana Bar.
Cape Coral is a boating and fishing paradise with its 400 miles of canals, many lakes, the Caloosahatchee River, Matlacha Pass and proximity to the Gulf of Mexico. Cape Coral is also close to the beaches of Sanibel, Captiva and Fort Myers. Cape Coral is celebrated as a waterfront wonderland for good reason: a lot of people use boat ramps to get to these bodies of water for boating and fishing.
Tidewater Island in Fort Myers is a waterfront community of single-family homes with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. Tidewater Island, with cool Key West-inspired style homes, enjoys magnificent views of natural preserves and wildlife ideal for bird-watchers who can expect to see bald eagles, blue herons and egrets.
Local lore has it that a former sailboat captain worked hard, scraped by, and saved to become one of the biggest landowners in Southwest Florida, culminating in the ownership of much of Estero Island. But this isn’t fiction; it really happened. Leonardo Santini once owned all the South end of Estero Island and chose this eye-candy spot for his new venture in 1968, praising the beautiful sunsets and abundance of wildlife.
Cape Coral businesses are rallying behind a proposal to support a multi-million dollar canal development along the Bimini Basin in downtown Cape Coral. Nearly all major Cape Coral business organizations, for the first time, are standing in unison behind one project that could bring in millions of tourist dollars to an ideal commercial waterfront location in Cape Coral with its miles of canals and waterfronts.
Reminiscent of an ultra-modern South Beach development, the owners of the Oasis condo development have been given an extension to develop additional towers on the site. The first two towers are built and filled with residents, yet the 3rd through 5th towers will be built over 10 years rather than the previously agreed to seven years.
Upscale gated country club living at affordable prices can be yours at The Landings Yacht, Golf & Tennis Club, perched on 250 acres on the beautiful riverfront in south Fort Myers. Ideal for enthusiasts of golfing, boating, tennis, fishing and other waterfront activities, The Landings includes several master-planned neighborhoods offering 60 different home styles for 1,200 residences: villas, townhomes, low, mid and high rise condos and single family homes.
Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa is a luxury waterfront resort, including twin high-rise condominium buildings, with breath-taking views across San Carlos Bay and Sanibel and located in Fort Myers between Naples and Sarasota/Tampa. The complex also includes a spa, pool, tennis center with 12 lighted tennis courts, and a marina.
The gala grand opening for Corkscrew Shores took place yesterday. This brand-new gated community in Estero, located miles east of I-75 on Corkscrew Road is highlighted by a magnificent lake. This is no over-sized Florida drainage hole, but rather a lake like you might find in New Hampshire or Wisconsin. If you have been to Miromar Lakes, it is that kind of a lake!
One of the most prestigious master planned gated communities, The Landings Yacht, Golf & Tennis Club is an excellent waterfront country club community in south Fort Myers. The private deep harbor and marina at The Landings is just minutes away from the Gulf of Mexico via the Caloosahatchee River intra-coastal waterway, one of the largest in southwest Florida
On the banks of the Caloosahatchee River in the Fort Myers River District, High Point Place is a luxury high-rise condominium community in an urban waterfront setting. Its convenient location is within walking distance of the downtown River District, featuring shopping, dining, entertainment, boating, museums and a weekly Farmer’s Market.
Right on the water overlooking the Caloosahatchee River is a piece of paradise. Exciting new changes to downtown Fort Myers as it welcomes The Marina at Edison Ford, a new downtown destination. The Marina is now open and gives you a good reason to dock your boat and dine.
The Okeechobee Waterway (OWW) provides an inside passage across the Florida Peninsula. It is the only cross-Florida canal and river system that joins the east coast of Florida to the west coast and is a pleasant way for boaters to pass through the heart of Old Florida. The OWW is 154 miles and stretches from the Atlantic Ocean near Stuart, Florida to the Gulf of Mexico at Fort Myers.
The Gulf Harbour high-rise market continued to show strong results in 2013 with a dramatic 19% increase in average selling price vs. 2012. Buyers of Gulf Harbour high-rise condos are attracted to the luxury finishes, waterfront location, panoramic views and the Gulf Harbour lifestyle.
Tarpon Point is an exclusive gated 148-acre luxury resort-style waterfront community in Southwest Cape Coral with lots of housing options: stunning high-rise condominiums, penthouses, coach home condos or luxurious single-family estate homes with a variety of spacious floor plans.
Boats lit up the waterways this week in the 37th annual Holiday Boat-a-long at Four Freedoms Park in Cape Coral. Approximately 100 illuminated boats participated in this Cape Coral tradition, and all were decorated in merry holiday style with lights, elves, costumes, and jolly captains as Santa Claus.
On a stretch of land less than 15 acres along the Caloosahatchee River, there stands a peninsula lined in palm trees called Punta Rassa. It is a beautiful area on SR 867 just before you cross the bridge for Sanibel Island that is highlighted by county recreational docks, and a boat ramp, condominiums, a yacht club and a 4-star resort and spa. But a rich history of colorful characters marks Punta Rassa, one with Calusa Indians, Spanish explorers, cowboys, soldiers, telegraph operators and commercial fishermen.
A boater’s paradise, Cape Harbour is ideally located on Florida’s southern Gulf Coast in Cape Coral at the mouth of the Caloosahatchee River. Enjoy a resort-like luxury yachting community and a full-service deep-water marina with 76 slips in a location less than three nautical miles from the Sanibel Bridge and the pristine beaches of our barrier islands.
St. Charles Harbour is an upscale, gated yachting neighborhood located in the Iona section of South Fort Myers. This intimate community of just 82 luxury single-family homes on large lots across 145 acres is surrounded by 60 acres of natural woodland preserves, featuring wildlife native to Southwest Florida and 20 acres of glorious lakes, lagoons and waterways.
Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club has won more than 130 awards, including #1 Community in the U.S. and #1 Clubhouse. It is the only Florida community to win this many top awards by the National Association of Home Builders. The awards represent a testimony to Miromar’s fine reputation.
The warm waters of Lake Kennedy and warm weather of Cape Coral attract both athletes and future homeowners to this beautiful area of southwest Florida. Future Olympic athletes practice in Cape Coral with the Canoe Kayak Club. Both international and local athletes come to Lake Kennedy to train for the Olympics and Paralympics.
Several resort-style condominium developments with direct beach access and stunning Gulf of Mexico views are located on Sanibel Island. Three outstanding resort-style developments are Sundial of Sanibel, Loggerhead Cay and Ocean’s Reach. Each offers its own menu of top-shelf amenities but all are exquisite surrounded by the natural beauty of Sanibel Island’s white sand beach, and deliver gulf-front lifestyles to residents who expect the best in luxury living.
As the sun sets and the tide is low, Sanibel beachcombers hunch over the sand, dig and look at lumps in their search for a beautiful variety of seashells. Actually, the search doesn’t take long. The treasure hunt unveils vast amounts of shells of every kind: large and small, cone-shaped and scalloped and spiraled, pink or white or orange. Sanibel Island, and its sister island, Captiva, off the Southwest Coast of Florida are the mother lode for shell hunters, and it is all due to the area’s geography.
One of the questions that we frequently get asked by clients looking at high-rise condos in Fort Myers is when do you think the next new tower will be built? After putting our ears to the pavement and also rubbing the lucky the crystal ball for some guidance…….the answer is…….not anytime soon.
It doesn’t get much better than living on a Spreader Canal in Cape Coral Florida. These 200-foot wide canals form the western border of Cape Coral and are lined on the eastern shores with beautiful waterfront homes and on the western shores with stands of forever protected mangroves.
If you are looking for something fresh, new and completely different in Southwest Florida real estate…….you are in the right place! Who hasn’t had a great time dining or hanging out at Rumrunners while watching the boating traffic pass through the Chiquita Boat Lock?
The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during July 2013 was a single-family waterfront estate home located at Cape Harbour in Cape Coral. This home is located at 5832 Armada Court Cape Coral, FL and features 6 BR / 9 BA / 13,603 SF and 311 ft of sea wall that can accommodate multiple 70 ft yachts.
The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during May 2013 was a gulf front, single-family home located on Sanibel Island. This home is located at 3441 W Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL and features 4 BR / 6 BA / 5,115 SF and expansive water views.
For the first time, Barefoot Beach, one of Florida’s largest undeveloped barrier islands on Florida’s southwest coast, has been named to this year’s list of Top 10 beaches in the US.
The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during March 2013 was a gulf front, single-family home located on Captiva Island. This home is located at 16730 Captiva Drive, Captiva, FL and features 5 BR / 4.5 BA / 5,242 SF and a private boardwalk path to the beach.
The market for riverfront high-rises in Downtown Fort Myers is hot…..we are talking top of the stove…..Sahara Desert…..black car interiors in August hot. The transformation of this market from a bubble-era bust to today’s robust environment is truly remarkable.
Construction is underway for a new upscale waterfront community in the Iona section of Fort Myers. Savona Bay, which was formerly permitted as Caribbean Cove, is located off highly desirable Iona road between the waterfront communities of Catalpa Cove and Jonathan’s Harbour.
While sailboat access in Naples means spending $22M on a Port Royal estate……sailors looking to park their boat out back can comfortably score a home in Cape Coral for under $300,000. Currently, there are even a couple of sailboat access homes still left in the Cape for under $200,000.
The South Fort Myers community of Catalpa Cove deserves a spot at the top of the list of Fort Myers gulf access boating communities. All 79 homes in this intimate community come with a private deeded dock on a canal that leads to the Caloosahatchee River and the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
Honorable mention for 2nd most expensive Lee County residential property sold in December 2012 was a Sanibel waterfront, single-family home. This 5,087 SF home is located at 3705 W Gulf Drive, Sanibel FL and features 5 BR / 7 BA . The selling price was $3.625M / $713 SF, which was 91% of the asking price.
The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during November 2012 was a Sanibel waterfront, single-family home. This 4,316 SF home is located on the East End of the Island at 1191 Bird Lane Sanibel, FL and features 4 BR / 3 BA and is sited on a 1.09-acre gulf front parcel in Richardsons.
The Gulf Harbour high-rise market has been very dynamic in 2012 with escalating buyer interest and significant sales activity. Buyers of Gulf Harbour high-rise condos are attracted to the luxury finishes, waterfront location, panoramic views and the Gulf Harbour lifestyle.
Many of Fort Myers most influential residents have called Gulf Harbour their home…….rock legends……ambassadors……pro athletes……developers……doctors……CEOs and more have chosen to hang their hat at Gulf Harbour. Many consider Longwater Chase Court in the Edgewater neighborhood of Gulf Harbour to be the most prestigious address in Fort Myers.
Like a southern belle making her debutante at a cotillion ball, Fort Myers is unveiling a new waterfront river basin this week. In addition to filtering runoff water before it reaches the Caloosahatchee River, the new basin provides room for new development along the waterfront in Downtown Fort Myers.
The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during October 2012 was a Sanibel gulf front, single-family. This 2,421 SF home is located at 3825 W. Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL and features 3 BR / 3 BA and is sited on a 1.21-acre gulf front parcel. The selling price was $2.3M / $950 SF, which was 98% of the asking price.
While many of the condo developments on Fort Myers Beach are approaching middle age with a few grey hairs and wrinkles, Manatee Bay stands out as the bright and shiny new kid on the block. This 11-story development, located at the very southern (quiet) end of Fort Myers Beach, has 15 new never lived in units available for sale.