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USA TODAY: Best Destinations for Luxury Travelers | Naples #1

We couldn’t agree more! USA TODAY named Naples, Florida the very best destination for luxury travelers-see why!

The results are in! USA Today has rated Naples, Florida the number one destination for luxury travelers! It’s easy to see why: white sand beaches, a lively downtown, and a casual lifestyle made it a winner long before it placed on any awards list. We’re happy to share what brought Naples to the top of the list. Here are a few highlights and some of the Naples’ favorites.

BiCE

Holding the number one spot on TripAdvisor’s list of Italian restaurants in Naples, BiCE on 5TH Avenue is the place to enjoy an amazing meal and atmosphere and be impressed! The inventive takes on Italian classics add depth to original flavors while retaining their heart and soul. We recommend the sea bass.

The Ritz Carlton

The epitome of luxury, this world-renown hotel is known for going above and beyond to make guests happy. Whether you’re sunning yourself at the white sand beaches, enjoying a round of golf, or having tea in the lobby of the Beach Resort, you know that you will be well taken care of! The Ritz-Carlton is a popular choice for visitors who plan to become permanent residents in Naples. It’s an excellent home base while exploring your options.

Naples Botanical Garden

This gorgeous garden is dedicated to providing the residents and guests of Naples a carefully curated plant haven to escape from the bustle of city life. Master gardeners work year-round to trim greenery, reshape topiary, and keep the garden looking clean and healthy. Visitors rave about the Sea of Grass and the Florida garden! The incredible landscapes provide inspiration for homeowners looking to create their tropical paradise closer in their own backyard

Peninsula Treviso Bay

The best-of-the-best surrounds Peninsula at Treviso Bay, the final estate home neighborhood in this TPC golf community in Naples. This exclusive enclave of 55 residences overlooking the final holes and clubhouse of the TPC course as also created a buzz around town. Set behind the picturesque bridge and gates of Treviso Bay, Peninsula offers an unprecedented combination of new contemporary modern design, exquisite views and a roster of resort-style amenities unparalleled in the region.

Residents at Peninsula receive a free TPC Golf membership with the purchase of their home by Sunwest Custom Homes. In addition to the golf clubhouse, Treviso Bay residents have access to a private resort clubhouse that features a full-service spa and salon, an expansive fitness center, tennis, pickleball courts and a tropical-inspired, lakefront oasis with multiple pools, waterfalls, poolside dining and tiki bar in a lushly landscaped setting.

USA Today does their homework to provide their readers with insight to narrow their travel research. When it comes to understanding the Naples real estate landscape, click here for a free Comparison Guide to see how the area’s top golf course communities stack up. To schedule a tour of the models at Peninsula Treviso bay, call (239) 249-6830, visit PeninsulaTrevisoBay.com or stop by the Treviso Bay Sales Gallery located at 9004 Tamiami Trail East, Naples.

 

It’s A New Year! Check out our favorite events this month on Florida’s Paradise Coast:

January 6-7: Naples New Year’s Art Show

Enjoy this FREE 22nd Annual Naples Art Show with over 250 art vendors around the country. There is art for every taste and budget. You won’t find these unique items anywhere else.

 

January 15: New Model Unveiling at Peninsula

This is something you won’t want to miss. Stop by Naples’ newest, and most prestigious neighborhood, Peninsula Treviso Bay, for the unveiling of their brand new decorator model. Discover the latest creations and designs from Sunwest Custom Homes and DesignWest Interiors and explore their newest floorplan, stocked full of premium features. The views alone will leave you impressed. Call 239.249.6830 to schedule a tour.

 

January 18-21: Naples Boat Show

Located at the Naples Municipal Airport, this boat show will have seminars with great local fishing guides as well as displays by local marinas, boat dealers and marine businesses. There will be a kids club with activities as well so there is something for everyone! Tickets are $10, but kids are free!

 

January 26-28: Naples Winter Wine Festival

Taste the best wine and food in the area while giving to the Naples Children & Education Foundation. This festival is ranked among the 10 best arts and entertainment events for Americans. To purchase your tickets call 239.514.2239, you won’t want to miss this.

 

January 26-28: Mullet Festival

This FREE quirky event will have fresh seafood, arts and crafts and live music all weekend. Try the fried mullet after competing in the dance contest at Stan’s Idle Hour Bar.

 

These January events aren’t the only buzz around town. While you are in the Naples area you may want to check out Peninsula, the newest neighborhood with TPC Golf estate homes overlooking the finishing holes and the spectacular golf clubhouse.

 

Behind the gates of Treviso Bay you’ll find the most comprehensive roster of resort-style amenities in Naples. Two separate clubhouses offer a wide array of diversions including a private salon and spa, tennis, fitness, spin and aerobics rooms, poolside bar and dining, two lakefront resort pools. The TPC golf course and clubhouse provides an elegant setting for dining, bar and lounge, billiards, library and pro shop.  Best of all, its HOA and Membership Fees are remarkably low.  Make the comparison to other clubs in the area, click here to request a comparison guide.