Luxury REALTOR'S Opinion of the Best Neighborhoods in Southwest Florida

top rated gated communities in southwest floridaHave you ever been disappointed with a restaurant, hotel, or entertainment hotspot after the experience didn’t live up to the description and pictures you viewed online? On the internet, it can be difficult to evaluate something as small as what you’ll have to eat for dinner, let alone, the neighborhood of your next home.

In an effort to help you evaluate these potential developments, we’ve put together a series of articles that detail the top rated gated communities in Southwest Florida. Here you’ll find information on the amenities, homes, price ranges, and location to nearby shopping and dining.

As a REALTOR®, I get asked common questions regarding quality of life and what a new resident can expect, so it will be my goal to highlight each neighborhood’s features and how they’ll benefit you.

Without further ado, let’s kick off the list of the Top Rated Gated Communities in Southwest Florida (Note: this list is alphabetized by city and then by community).

Bonita Springs FL

  1. Bonita Bay Club, Bonita Springs, FL 34134
  2. Shadow Wood (at the Brooks), Bonita Springs, FL 34135
  3. The Colony Golf & Country Club, Bonita Springs, FL 34134

Estero FL

  1. Bella Terra, Estero, FL 33928
  2. Grandezza, Estero, FL 33928
  3. The Preserve at Corkscrew, Estero, FL 33928
  4. West Bay Beach & Golf Club, Estero, FL 33928
  5. Wildcat Run Golf & Country Club, Estero, FL 33928

Fort Myers FL

  1. Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club, Fort Myers, FL 33908
  2. Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club, Fort Myers, FL 33966
  3. Paseo, Fort Myers, FL 33912
  4. Pelican Preserve, Fort Myers, FL 33913
  5. Renaissance Golf & Country Club, Fort Myers, FL 33912
  6. Shadow Wood Preserve, Fort Myers, FL 33908
  7. The Plantation Golf & Country Club, Fort Myers, FL 33913
  8. Verandah, Fort Myers, FL 33905

Miromar Lakes FL

  1. Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club, Miromar Lakes, FL 33913

Naples FL

  1. Bay Colony Golf Club, Naples, FL 34108
  2. Esplanade, Naples, FL 34119
  3. Grey Oaks, Naples, FL 34105
  4. Heritage Bay Golf and Country Club, Naples, FL 34120
  5. Lely Resort, Naples, FL 34113
  6. Mediterra, Naples, FL 34110
  7. Pelican Bay, Naples, FL 34108
  8. Talis Park, Naples, FL 34110
  9. The Quarry, Naples, FL 34120
  10. Tiburon, Naples, FL 34109
  11. Treviso Bay, Naples, FL 34113
  12. Twin Eagles, Naples, FL 34120
  13. Quail West, Naples, FL 34119
  14. Village Walk, Naples, FL 34109
  15. Vineyards, Naples, FL 34119

Punta Gorda FL

  1. Burnt Store Marina, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

This list is a work in progress. I look forward to adding many more top rated gated communities of Southwest Florida to my list of reviewed, approved, and revered!