Punta Gorda is centrally located between Sarasota to our North and Fort Meyers to our South, Punta Gorda is a delightful location within a comfortable driving distance from Tampa, Orlando, and Miami. We are blessed with Florida sunshine year-round and attract both tourists and new residents-alike, who come to Punta Gorda to enjoy the lifestyle that we have become famous for. It is a paradise for fisherman, boaters, sun worshippers and shoppers alike. The name, Punta Gorda, comes from the Spanish, meaning "Fat Point." This historic small town is a hidden treasure of Florida and lies as a "Fat Point," sticking out into Charlotte Harbor-one of the US's largest natural harbors. Located in Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf islands,this are has been consistently voted the best place to live in the South. This area boasts an excellent location, pristine waterfront, untouched wilderness and limitless opportunity for dreams to come true. We are Florida's best kept secret, a tranquil coastal getaway for a relaxing lifestyle. The interstate 75 corridor connecting Charlotte County and Tampa to the north, and Miami to the east offers three quarters of Florida's population that can be reached within a 150-mile radius in Southwest Florida.
Punta Gorda has it's own airport and there are three major highways I-75, US 41, and US 17 that will take you anywhere you want to go in Southwest Florida. The addition of the Atlanta Braves Training Center opening March 24, 2019, with it's first game, and the Sunseeker Resort opening in the fall of 2020 with 25 acres of Resort Style Hotels, Condos, Restaurants, Shops, a 25 Boat Full Service Marina, a 1,000 long swimming pool, the longest pool ever made, and the proximity to Punta Gorda just being over the bridge on Charlotte Harbor makes an exciting atmosphere for its residents.
Punta Gorda offers anything from Single Family Homes, Villas, to large Ranches with Agricultural zoning for Horses and Livestock. We have something for everyone!