Places to Stay in Naples, Florida: Neighborhood GuideVisiting Naples? This city has a lot of fun activities and great weather year round. Celebrities, Buzz Aldrin, Bill Gates, Larry Bird and Judge Judy have called Naples home. Located on the Gulf of Mexico in southwest Florida, Naples is a popular tourist destination.

As of 2015, the city’s population was about 20,600. Naples is a principal city of the Naples-Marco Island, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of about 322,000 as of 2015.

Naples is in the far southwestern corner of the state at the intersection of US-41 and SR-84. These were once the main north-south and east-west routes, but have now been supplemented and replaced by I-75.

Naples, with its mild weather and quite seas, is also known for its nature.

The city’s main landmark is the historic Naples Pier, a great fishing destination and the place where you can sometimes see Manatees.

Besides the many amazing beaches, golf courses and restaurants, Naples has a lot of amazing attractions, parks, sanctuaries and preserves for families and travelers alike.

Old Naples

Old Naples is a charming combination of old beach cottages and mansions resting peacefully among hundreds of tall coconut palms and banyan trees.

Moorings Neighborhood

About the Moorings: The Moorings extends from Binnacle Dr. on the north, to just south of Spring Line Dr., and from the Gulf of Mexico on the west to US 41 on the east. There are approx. 875 single family homes, and 82 condo buildings totaling over 4,000 residential units.

Aqualane Shores Neighborhood

About Aqualane Shores: Aqualane Shores is a waterfront community in the City of Naples located between Port Royal and Olde Naples. Its deep water canals and close proximity to the historic Third Street and Fifth Avenue Shopping Districts make it one of the most desirable waterfront locations in Naples. Access to the area’s best restaurants and the Gulf of Mexico beach front is another great feature of this down town Naples community.

Royal Harbor Neighborhood

About Royal Harbor: Royal Harbor is a Naples neighborhood with about 400 single family homes and a few condos, conveniently located on the eastern shores of Naples Bay and connecting channels to the bay.

Port Royal Neighborhood

About Port Royal: Port Royal is a City of Naples neighborhood with about 500 exclusive homes, most having deep water access to the Gulf of Mexico or beach-front locations.

Coquina Sands Neighborhood

About Coquina Sands: Tree-lined avenues and numerous park spaces set the Coquina Sands neighborhood apart from the business areas of Naples.

Naples Park Neighborhood

About Naples Park: This community was first developed in the 1950s and was thought to be a ‘blue-collar neighborhood’. While Vanderbilt beach is a draw for many, other vacationers appreciate the close proximity to shopping, restaurants, and recreational activities. Naples Park stands alone as the only neighborhood of its kind west of 41. Many argue there is no better value in all of Naples.

Lely Resort Neighborhood

About Lely Resort: Enjoy golf access to 54 holes of championship golf, including the private Classics course; outstanding privileges and benefits, and participation in a year-long schedule of exclusive events at Lely Resort.

Park Shore Neighborhood

About Park Shore: The Park Shore neighborhood in Naples is filled with waterways and lies along the Gulf of Mexico west of US41. A community developed by the Lutgert family in the 1970’s and 1980’s, Park Shore has expanded and been rebuilt over the years into a luxury community of homes and condos.

Third Street South

Welcome to Third Street South Third Street South, the birthplace of Naples, two blocks from the 19th Century Naples Pier, the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and is surrounded by the colorful original beach cottages of Old Naples. One of the greatest allures of Third Street South is the great shopping. However, with so
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Royal Harbor

Royal Harbor is located on the corner of U.S. 41 and Davis Boulevard, and is a community of family homes, many of which are new or have been remodeled. Comprised of approximately 420 waterfront single-family home sites with direct access to beautiful Naples Bay, the Inland Waterway and the Gulf of Mexico, many of the
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Port Royal

Hands down, Port Royal is the definitive waterfront real estate community in Naples Florida. Considered by some to be one of the finest living areas anywhere in the world. Named for the famous Jamaican pirate haven, Port Royal is nestled along the Gulf of Mexico, one of Naples’ most treasured neighborhoods. The streets of Port
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Park Shore

Park Shore Naples, Florida is one of the most spectacular communities due to pristine white sandy beaches, private Gulf side boardwalk and the upscale shopping and dining destination called The Village. Some of the best Naples waterfront property is located here because of a unique plan which allowed for much of the beachfront high rise
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Old Naples

Old Naples is a charming combination of old beach cottages and mansions resting peacefully among hundreds of tall coconut palms and banyan trees. The neighborhood known as Old Naples Florida does not have a precise definition, but it’s between the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club and South Golf Drive. Naples Beach Hotel and Golf
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Naples Park

This community was first developed in the 1950s and was thought to be a ‘blue-collar neighborhood’. While Vanderbilt beach is a draw for many, other vacationers appreciate the close proximity to shopping, restaurants, and recreational activities. Naples Park stands alone as the only neighborhood of its kind west of 41. Many argue there is no
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Moorings

Nestled between Olde Naples to the South and Park Shore to the North, the Moorings Naples Florida area is known for excellent Gulf and beach access opportunities in a mature and quiet setting. Originally purchased in 1957 by a development company owned by Milton Link, the Moorings grew into more than 1,300 acres with nearly 4,000 homes and condominiums.
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Lely Resort

Complementing Lely Resort Golf & Country Club’s trio of captivating golf layouts is an array of superb amenities, including stunning Mediterranean-style clubhouses. Worldclass Golf Courses Lely Resort Golf & Country Club is home to 54 holes of spectacular golf designed by three of golf’s most legendary names, with the public access Flamingo Island and Mustang
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Coquina Sands

Coquina Sands Naples, Florida was the first Naples beachfront location to offer condominiums on the Naples beach line. In fact Bahama Club was the first Naples beach co-op built in 1956. Located just north of Old Naples and just south of Moorings and home to the famous Naples Beach and Golf Hotel, you’ll find this
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Aqualane Shores

Aqualane Shores is a waterfront community in the City of Naples located between Port Royal and Olde Naples. Its deep water canals and close proximity to the historic Third Street and Fifth Avenue Shopping Districts make it one of the most desirable waterfront locations in Naples. Access to the area’s best restaurants and the Gulf of Mexico beach front is another great
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5th Avenue South

Welcome to 5th Avenue South What makes Fifth Avenue South such an iconic attraction that is a destination unto its own? You can dine, shop, take art classes, go to the park, visit high end medical boutiques and attend a theatrical performance all in one place. Every great travel destination has its iconic attraction(s) that
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