Shared with Sarasota and Charlotte County, Englewood is established in a convenient location just south of Sarasota and 50 miles north of Ft. Myers. Residents here embrace the “Old Florida” feel. Quiet beaches offer uncrowded areas with clean facilities. You’ll most likely catch a glimpse of manatees, dolphins and plenty of wildlife along these gorgeous waters. You won’t want to skip Blind Pass Park where shelling and shark’s teeth hunting are the main event. Lemon Bay Park offers pet friendly trails that cross over bridges and docks. Fishing, boating, parasailing and bird watching are all at your fingertips here in Englewood. Cross over to the center of town onto Dearborn Street and you will find many delightful restaurants and shops, including a Farmer’s Market every Thursday with fresh fruits, vegetables, farm products and loads of baked goods sample. If golfing is where you prefer to spend your days, there are many courses to choose from. Boca Royale Golf & Country Club is one of the most well-known for both their meticulous greens and delicious dining. Consistently being ranked among the Best of Englewood, the award-winning Farlow’s on the Water offers a variety of options on their large menu.

Venice

The City on the Gulf, Venice offers the charm and taste that can be seen in its architectural design. The quaint downtown area of Venice ...