Fort Myers-Cape Coral Area, FL 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Set along Florida's southwest coast, the Fort Myers area is known for its fishing, beaches, golfing, and other outdoor recreations. There are attractions to capture the imagination of any active adult, and the sunny climate offers mild winters and hot summers. With both urban and coastal attractions, the area is ideal for homeowners looking for 55+ communities in the Fort Myers Cape Coral area.

Set along Florida's southwest coast, the Fort Myers area is known for its fishing, beaches, golfing, and other outdoor recreations. There are attractions to capture the imagination of any active adult, and the sunny climate offers mild winters and hot summers. With both urban and coastal attractions, the area is ideal for homeowners looking for 55+ communities in the Fort Myers Cape Coral area.

The city of Fort Myers sits on the south bank of the Caloosahatchee River. It is just 15 miles from Fort Myers Beach, which enjoys the warm waters of the southern Gulf coast. The area is about 30 minutes north of Naples which is another popular retirement destination. Moreover it is the same distance south of the quaint communities in Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda.

Outdoor Recreation in the Fort Myers Cape Coral Area

Golf

Golf enthusiasts the Fort Myers' area as there are more than 50 public and private golf courses scattered throughout the region. Golfers looking to relocate to the Fort Myers area will be interested in the spectacular 27-hole championship course at Pelican Preserve. In addition to the beautiful and challenging course, members can enjoy the 25,000 square-foot clubhouse. Clubhouse amenities include a fitness center, private spa, full service dining room and pro golf shop.

Museums and Gardens

Fort Myers is considered by many to be the gateway to the Southwest Florida region. It is also the home of the Edison and Ford winter estates, which are now popular tourist attractions. Visitors can explore 20 acres of buildings and gardens at these adjoining winter estates (which are one shared attraction). The Estates Museum features hundreds of artifacts and special exhibits, while science-minded visitors may prefer Edison's Botanic Research Lab. Visitors easily spend a whole day touring the estates, and local residents will find many reasons to come back again.

Watersports

With both the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico nearby, it's no surprise that boating, fishing and other water activities are popular. Fishermen can take their pick of destinations from deep artificial reefs, to backwater creeks and swamps, to booking a deep sea fishing excursion. A wide variety of recreational cruises and boat tours are also available along the river and out past the sparkling coast.

Dining and Shopping

Both local residents and visiting tourists enjoy all of the fine dining and shopping opportunities found throughout the area. Downtown Fort Myers has many distinct shops, eateries, galleries and cafes. There are also well-known chains and charming local boutiques. Bargain-lovers will particularly enjoy searching for savings at shopping hot spots like Tanger Outlet Center and the Fleamaster's Fleamarket.

Whether planning a sunny beach vacation or looking for a place to retire, active adults are sure to find many appealing options in Fort Myers. Plan a visit for yourself and see why Fort Myers Cape Coral area 55+ communities are so popular with those wanting a Southwest Florida retirement.

 


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24 communities near Fort Myers-Cape Coral Area

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Pelican Preserve

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $1Ms
  • 2500 Homes (65 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2020
  • 4 reviews

Legends Golf and Country Club

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - High $700ks
  • 1294 Homes (24 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2006
  • 6 reviews

Cross Creek Country Club

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - High $400ks
  • 905 Homes (36 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1984 - 1995
  • 1 reviews

Verandah

For Sale
  • High $200ks - Mid $3Ms
  • 1700 Homes (38 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2003 - Present
  • 2 reviews

Magnolia Landing

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $600ks
  • 1100 Homes (10 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2007 - Present
  • 2 reviews

Cinnamon Cove

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - Mid $400ks
  • 770 Homes (26 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1981 - 1992
  • 1 reviews

Seven Lakes

For Sale
  • Mid $100ks - High $300ks
  • 1096 Homes (61 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1970 - 1989
  • 2 reviews

Arborwood Preserve

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $600ks
  • 827 Homes (24 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2016 - Present
  • No Reviews

Del Webb Oak Creek

For Sale
  • Low $300ks
  • 821 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2021 - Present
  • No Reviews

The Hideaway Country Club

For Sale
  • High $200ks - Low $300ks
  • 496 Homes (10 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1984 - 1994
  • No Reviews
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Colonial Country Club

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - High $800ks
  • 1699 Homes (48 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2006
  • No Reviews

Heritage Palms

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $1Ms
  • 1662 Homes (17 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2006
  • 1 reviews

Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Mid $2Ms
  • 1616 Homes (49 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1985 - 2010
  • 2 reviews

Paseo

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Low $1Ms
  • 1158 Homes (38 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2016
  • 2 reviews

The Plantation

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 1100 Homes (36 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2019
  • 1 reviews

Esplanade Lake Club

For Sale
  • High $500ks - Low $4Ms
  • 650 Homes (14 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New Homes Only
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews

Cascades at River Hall

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - High $500ks
  • 575 Homes (24 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2006 - Present
  • 3 reviews

Heritage Cove

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $600ks
  • 529 Homes (13 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2002
  • 4 reviews

The Reserve at Estero

For Sale
  • High $400ks - Low $700ks
  • 494 Homes (16 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2014
  • 1 reviews

Pine Ridge at Fort Myers

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - Mid $200ks
  • 462 Homes (12 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1980 - 1994
  • No Reviews
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Brandywine

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $500ks
  • 351 Homes (15 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1983 - 1988
  • 1 reviews

River Towers

For Sale
  • High $200ks - Mid $400ks
  • 108 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1973 - 1974
  • No Reviews

Woodcrest Village

For Sale
  • Mid $100ks - High $200ks
  • 62 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1982 - 1995
  • No Reviews

El Rio Condominiums

For Sale
  • Low $100ks - Mid $100ks
  • 24 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1969 - 1975
  • No Reviews

$369,000

1056 Southern Hills Drive, Banning, CA

Meadow Ranch Community

  • 3 bed
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  • 3 bath
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  • 2320 SqFt
MLS CV23099287
Call Us: (800) 928-2055

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