The charming beach town of Bonita Springs is located between Fort Myers and Naples in Southwest Florida. Known as “The Gateway to the Gulf”, Bonita Springs offers beautiful white sandy gulf beaches and year round outdoor living.
Barrier Islands, Birdlife and Bears
Explore the surrounding barrier Islands with miles of beaches, nature trails and outdoor activities. Tee off at a nearby championship golf course, kayak or canoe through unspoiled mangroves, cast a line on the backwaters, or simply relax on one of the many pristine beaches. There is no better way to end your day than on a sunset cruise on the Gulf of Mexico followed by live jazz at The Center for the Arts. Bonita Springs harbors Lovers Key State Park. Made up of four barrier islands, the park is a haven for nature lovers with abundant birdlife and wildlife. There are many trails for hiking and biking, acres of mangroves and a 2.5 mile beach for water sports enthusiasts. Visit the nearby Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary home to over 200 birds or trail along the Estero River and through the gardens of the Koreshan State Park. The Everglades Wonder Gardens is home to a botanical garden, natural history museum and wildlife including bears, panthers, alligators and exotic birds.
Nearby towns to explore
Visit the nearby barrier islands of Sanibel & Captiva Island and Pine Island, world renowned for both shelling and the nesting grounds for Loggerhead Turtles. Other nearby towns to explore are: Marco Island, Naples, Fort Myers Beach and Cape Coral.