South Gulf Cove is a waterfront community in the Gulf Coast area of South Central Florida. Situated to the south of Tampa, and north of Fort Myers, the closest major city is Port Charlotte. South Gulf Cove villas will appeal to so many different tastes – whether you’re looking for a home away from home where you can simply relax in the Floridian sun all year round, or you’re somebody who loves being more active, you’ll find plenty of opportunity for either in South Gulf Cove. Families, young and old, couples and friends should enjoy a holiday here.
Holidaymakers who have access to a boat and are renting a villa which has direct water access can enjoy the miles of canals which criss cross through South Gulf Cove. In all there are 126 navigable canals covering about 55 miles! Even if you don’t have access to a boat you can enjoy walking around this scenic community and the South Gulf Cove Nature Reserve. Boating and fishing are in abundance here.
Nearby are miles upon miles of sandy beaches and the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico to enjoy swimming in. Over 20 golf courses are also within easy reach, so a South Gulf Cove villa is great for golf lovers too! Port Charlotte City is about 15 miles (24 km) distant and has everything you would need for your stay in a South Gulf Cove villa. Large supermarkets and department stores are great for your everyday shopping and souvenirs, plus there are many excellent restaurants to eat in too.
Further away from South Gulf Cove there are several other cities you may like to consider for a day visit. Fort Myers is about 40 miles (64 km) to the south, whilst about 100 miles (160km) to the north is Tampa. Tampa has many attractions including the nearby theme park, Busch Gardens.
The southern Florida location of South Gulf Cove means you can enjoy its self catering accommodation in great weather at any time of the year! The subtropical climate provides high temperatures in the low 30’s C (low 90’s F) during the summer, and even in January you can expect highs in the low to mid 20’s C (mid 70’s F).
The closest international airport to your villa in South Gulf Cove is Southwest Florida International Airport, in Fort Myers. You may find a direct or indirect flight to here but might have more choice if you look for a flight to Tampa International Airport. Although further away your overall journey time would be shorter if you found a direct flight to Tampa.