Why Marco Island
Marco Island is a place that life moves slow even pace but its real attraction is its crescent-shaped beach and access to nearby waterways which run through a beautiful maze of islands. These combined with it's excellent boating and fishing make it a unique destination. The peace and beauty of these white sand beaches are what brings people back year after year.
The island has beachfront resorts dotting its beachfront offering a range watersports, including kayaks, Jet Skis, and paddle boarding.
Marco's Tigertail Beach is an ideal location for shelling and viewing wildlife. Wading birds and other wildlife can be found in the lagoon that separates the parking area from the beach.
Marco is a great location for seafood if you dine at one Marco's seafood restaurants or catch it yourself on one of the many available fishing charter.
You can dine at a waterfront restaurant in the rustic communities of Isles of Capri or Goodland or one of the beachfront resorts.
On Marco you are surrounded by water the Marco River, the Gulf of Mexico, Barfield and Caxambas bays, and the crisscross of canals throughout the island. Boating is one of the things that defines the community. Marinas offering boat rentals, transient slips, and fishing charters. The nearby Ten Thousand Islands offer shelling, fishing and sightseeing. Marco is a true ecological fantasyland. You have a number of options if you bring your own board
Sightseeing cruise offer a range of sites including dolphins, manatees and sea turtles and gorgeous sunsets. A stop at one of the 10,000 Island for shelling or to walk the sand. You can explore with researchers from the Dolphin Project and participate in gathering information about dolphin behavior. For the nature lover the options are limitless.
Marco real estate is as interesting as the island itself. Everything from canal front homes to high-rise condos cover the island. If water is what appeals to you Marco real estate should be your choice.