Coquina Sands is a friendly neighborhood well known for its numerous park spaces and wonderful banyan trees. The tree-lined streets, named with flowers and shells, set Coquina Sands neighborhood apart from other areas of Naples. It is delimited to the north by Orchid Drive and to the south by The Naples Beach and Golf Club, and to the east by Tamiami Trail North and the Gulf of Mexico on the west side. Coquina Sands was one of the original sections of the town of Naples and was named after the tiny mollusks that bury themselves in the sand in the Gulf of Mexico.
Port Royal is located at the end of beautiful Old Naples and is at proximity to many attractions. The Naples Pier is located less than 2 miles from Port Royal and extends in the Gulf of Mexico to allow sightseeing and fishing. The Pier features restrooms, showers, a concession stand with covered eating area, and beach supplies. The Palm Cottage, located near the Pier, was built in 1895 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Cambier Park is a community park in the center of Old Naples where free outdoor movies are shown during the year. The park also has playgrounds, a community building, and a theater auditorium. Cambier Park hosts many art shows and charity events throughout the season. Residents of Port Royal can enjoy the closeness of the famous Fifth Avenue South and Third Street South for a mix of glamour and laid-back shops and restaurants.
Coquina Sands Real Estate Insights
Coquina Sands consists of 228 single family homes and 661 condo units, all at close proximity to the white sands beaches. This area of Naples is distinguished by larger property lots and numerous banyan trees. Coquina Sands is an ideal neighborhood for residents of all ages including families who are looking for privacy, easy access to the beach as well as proximity to downtown Naples.
The Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club is located on 125 tropical acres along the beach of the Gulf of Mexico. It has is the over 300 rooms and suites with private balcony and Gulf views. The Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club offers their guests three restaurants, beachfront pool, four retail shops, six tennis courts, meeting facilities, and a kids club. The Naples Beach Hotel is only beachfront hotel in southwest Florida with onsite 18-holes golf course.
Charleston Square is located in front of the famous Lowdermilk beach park and hosts the popular “First Watch” restaurant opens for breakfast and lunch. The Naples Beach Hotel is home of HB’s on the Gulf, a beachfront experience with fresh regional seafood. The Sunset Beach Bar and Grill, also located in the Naples Beach Hotel, offers cool beverages and delicious sandwiches with beachfront seating. Third Street South, three miles from Coquina Sands, offers delicious menu, wonderful wine lists and beverages for every mood and taste. Great restaurants such as Tommy Bahamas, Campiello, Sea Salt, Jane’s Cafe on Third Street, and Barbatella are located on Third Street South. Fifth Avenue South, in the heart of Old Naples, also proposes casual dining and upscale menus that will please your palate.
From fashion apparel, relaxed clothing to jewelry and art galleries, Third Street South and Fifth Avenue South is the perfect shopping destination for residents of Coquina Sands. Shop and dine in those two historic districts surrounded by fountains and attractive tropical landscaping right in the heart of downtown Naples.
Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club hosts a beautiful semi-private golf course, the oldest course in the area. Jack Nicklaus in collaboration with architect John Sanford, have designed this championship golf course. Jack Nicklaus has a historical tie with the original course. At age 10, he first broke 40 for nine holes on the resort's course, shooting a 37! The par-71 routing plan consists of five tees, ranging from 4,800 yards to over 6,900 yards. In addition, there is a 300-yard practice and teaching range.
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