Sure, things move just a bit slower in Punta Gorda – but that’s just because the residents are busy enjoying the salty breezes and slender, elegant palm trees. When you live in paradise, you just have to take some time to stop and smell the hibiscus.
Punta Gorda (Spanish for Fat Point) juts into Charlotte Harbor, one of the largest natural harbors in the country. Punta Gorda contains all of the things the southwest coast of Florida is famous for: clear, turquoise water, white sugary sand, year-round warm weather, and beautiful buildings painted in soft, colorful hues.
Historic downtown Punta Gorda is a beautiful place to shop, dine, and attend an event or festival. Punta Gorda contains several historic sites, including the Punta Gorda Atlantic Coast Line Depot, the Old First National Bank of Punta Gorda, A.C. Freeman House, the Punta Gorda Ice Plant, and Villa Bianca.
When you rent a Punta Gorda apartment, you are setting yourself up for adventure. This beautiful location is home to world-class fishing, amazing beaches, gorgeous parks, a charming downtown, nearby hotspots such as Sanibel Island and Captiva Island, marinas, golf courses, and more.