Tarpon Point vs. Cape Harbour
Tarpon Point and Cape Harbour have a lot in common. They are both waterfront luxury communities for boating enthusiasts, boasting resort-style amenities in Cape Coral on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Both communities offer many choices in luxury housing options with gated enclaves a stone’s throw from the beautiful white sand beaches and warm Gulf waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Tarpon Point is located north of Naples at the juncture where the Caloosahatchee River flows into the Gulf of Mexico in Cape Coral, minutes from Sanibel and Captiva Islands with immediate access to Gulf beaches and surrounded by freshwater and saltwater canals and inter-coastal waterways offering excellent boating, fishing, kayaking and water sports. Cape Harbour, a luxury yachting community on the southern Gulf Coast of Cape Coral, is another awesome boating community. It is close to Sanibel and Captiva Islands, and a nice drive to Naples. Southwest Florida International Airport is nearby. Tarpon Point Let’s begin with Tarpon Point, offering luxury condos, single-family estate homes and penthouses for homebuyers seeking a luxury waterfront lifestyle. Three high-rise waterfront condominium buildings in a gated enclave comprise Tarpon Landings located within Tarpon Point Marina, boasting dramatic views overlooking Sanibel, the Caloosahatchee River, the deepwater marina and a waterfront nature preserve. The buildings feature 12 floors of luxury residences, and several spacious floor plans. Each condo has its own private 2 or-3 car enclosed garage, semi-private elevator and at least two outdoor living areas. Tarpon Landings is connected by walkways to its exclusive pool and to amenity-rich Marina Village. The condos feature 3 bedrooms, 3 ½ bathrooms, from 2,888 to 3,048 square feet with plenty of decorative finishes and designer fixtures. Tarpon Estates features 47 single-family estates; many offer direct boating access to the Gulf of Mexico. The Tarpon Gardens features more than 100 coach homes in 4 units per building with lake or park views. Amenities at Tarpon Point include a resort-style pool, lap pool, tennis, fitness, putting green and social pavilion with tiki bar. Tarpon Point Marina is a deep-water 200-slip marina with rentals available. Amenity-rich Tarpon Point has a jogging path and nature preserve; private freeform pool with beach entry and spa overlooking the Marina; Clubhouse with a fitness center and Spa services; private poolside cabanas and sundeck; lap pool; and tennis. At Tarpon Point, residents can choose from gourmet dining to casual poolside fare at their signature waterfront bars, bistros, Crab Shack, and Italian bakery. There is also a Day Spa and Salon. Here is a resource to explore Tarpon Point real estate options. Cape Harbour Cape Harbour is full of great shopping, waterfront dining, and marina with deepwater boat slips and a Boat House. Residents have a wealth of activities to explore, such as beautiful beaches, art galleries, cultural venues, but also lots of home-style choices. Most of the Cape Harbour residences have private docks along miles of saltwater and fresh water canals, with direct deepwater access to the Intracoastal Waterway and Gulf of Mexico. The Marina at Cape Harbour offers a prime location close to the Gulf of Mexico and is an extraordinary shopping destination with boutiques, luxury Spa and salon, as well as art galleries and several waterfront restaurants, featuring seafood, cocktails, pastries, and gourmet coffee. Cape Harbour boasts coach homes along the lake in the gated enclave within the Marina neighborhood. There are six buildings with four condos in each, next to the Clubhouse and amenities: pool, fitness center, tennis, basketball and more. Each coach home includes a master suite and two guestroom suites, private entry, screened lakefront lanai and attached garage. All offer 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, ranging from 1,590-1,882 square feet. The Funky Fish Houses of Cape Harbour is the one-of-a-kind cottage community. The new residential neighborhood will be home to 19 unique single-family Key West-style beach cottages on the water’s edge, with permit docks, ranging in size from 1,500-4,000 square feet with elevators and up to 5-stories. Harbour Pointe villa homes feature 3 bedrooms plus den, 2-car garages and 2,085 square feet. Homes have Gulf access dock and a pool. The Condos at Marina South I & II include 220 luxury residences in high-rise condos with spectacular views of the water, featuring 2-3 BR |2 BA | 1,200-1,00 SF. Marina View is a gated 6-story 58-unit mid-rise condominium with 2-4 bedrooms, and 1,500-4,000 square feet with views, lanais, resort-style pool and spa, and private parking. The gated single-family estates at Harbour Preserve are secluded private island homes from 2,500-13,000 square feet; many come with individual docks. Here is a resource to explore Cape Harbour real estate listings.