Explore Top Rated Gated Communities in Southwest Florida: Tiburón

ritz carlton at tiburonHow many gated communities can say they feature a Ritz Carlton resort and all the luxuries that go along with it? Well, one that I know of is Tiburón in Naples, FL  34109. This WCI community includes golf and other resort amenities as well as fabulous home options. It won’t take you long to see why I’ve chosen Tiburón as one of my favorite Top Rated Gated Communities in Southwest Florida.


greg norman golfGolf

Tiburón offers 36 holes of Greg Norman designed championship golf through the Black Course and the Gold Course. Its home to the Franklin Templeton Shootout and thus, some of golf’s biggest names! There’s also an on-site Golf Academy and 27,000 square foot clubhouse, complete with restaurant, nationally ranked golf shop, locker rooms, and member concierge services. The Tiburón golf club is also open to hotel guests and the public for varying rates throughout the year.


In addition to world class banquets and catering, members and guests can enjoy casual and relaxing dining at Sydney’s Pub. Menus are seasonal and frequently updated. There is also a lounge and bar terrace, perfect for having a drink with friends and neighbors.

Fitness & Spa

With gorgeous views of the Gold Course, the 7,000 square foot state-of-the-art fitness center is well equipped with both cardio and strength training equipment, a full schedule of classes, and personal training. There are also massage treatment rooms, steam rooms, and a full list of other soothing spa services.

tiburon amenitiesBeach Transportation & Concierge

Finally, whether you are vacationing in Tiburón or live here full time, you can take advantage of the Signature Services Concierge® to handle your tee times, beach excursions, airport transportation, and dinner reservations. There is also a luxury motor-coach providing daily roundtrip beach transportation to the members and guests of Tiburón – a hassle free beach experience! Once at the beach, enjoy complimentary towel service, sunscreen, bottled water, and beach chairs.

Residential Options:

The home options in Tiburón are inspired by Mediterranean architecture that celebrates outdoor living with courtyards, expansive lanais, and balconies with gorgeous golf course views. Residences include the Marquesa Royale with 48 condominiums in 8 buildings; The Marsala with 58 oversized home sites; the Castillo with a variety of luxurious condominiums; Ventanas with midrise condominium residences; Serafina with villas, and Escada Estates with custom-built single family homes. Resale properties provide a price and style for just about everyone with condos starting in the mid $200s and custom estate homes reaching upwards of $7 million. There are still plenty of new construction options available so you can customize your new home in this top rated gated community.

What’s nearby?

Tiburón is located in North Naples between Vanderbilt Beach Rd and Immokalee Rd. It’s close to the Gulf of Mexico and the beautiful beaches, 5th Avenue, 3rd Street, Waterside, and the Mercato. Residents are also within a 20 minute drive of the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and several entertainment options in Fort Myers and Estero.


Luxury, resort style living that you can call home is just a click away. Once you learn more about Tiburón, its residential options, amenities, and fabulous golf, I know you’ll understand why I’ve picked it as a top rated gated community in Southwest Florida.