Punta Gorda Apartments for Rent
It’s where sugar-white sand, turquoise waves, and svelte palm trees meet great shopping, historic sites, and yacht clubs. If you’re looking for an apartment to rent in a beachfront paradise, you’ve found the perfect place in Punta Gorda.
Established in 1882, Punta Gorda began as a stop on the Southern Railroad. During the 1890s, Punta Gorda became a shipping hub. Some of the city’s history is chronicled in its historic sites, such as the Punta Gorda Ice Plant, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1891, the ice plant was the first of its kind on the west coast, south of Tampa.
Punta Gorda offers 15 parks with amenities such as basketball and tennis courts, boat ramps, piers, beaches, nature walks, wetlands, picnic areas, and more. The Laishley Park Municipal Marina is located on Charlotte Harbor, the second largest harbor in Florida. Fishing is a favorite pastime for residents and visitors, as is swimming, boating, and jet-skiing. Beautiful Gilchrist Park extends along the southern shore of Charlotte Harbor and contains Fisherman’s Village, an area of shops, restaurants, and a large marina. The park also contains picnic areas, a playground, a fishing pier, tennis courts, and a gazebo.
Rent an apartment in Punta Gorda and you’ll enjoy a beautiful city – in its architecture, public art, and gorgeous location. You’ll have access to endless outdoor adventures, historic sites, and amazing sunsets over Charlotte Harbor.