Naples, Florida is one of the most incredible beach towns you can possibly imagine calling home. The bay front single -family homes in the area are highly sought after and leave the market quickly. These homes offer luxurious amenities fit for anyone looking to live a wealthy lifestyle.

Below are descriptions of a few notable communities in the Naples Downtown area.

Aqualane Shores

This community is south of Old Naples and north of Port Royal. Aqualane Shores consists of single-family homes on deep-water canals. The community is conveniently located near Third Street and Fifth Avenue’s shopping and restaurants and the Naples Pier. The beach is also within walking distance.

The charming and waterfront location of this community brings in boaters from all over the world because it accommodates large powerboats and sailboats. Many homes in Aqualane Shores have unrestricted access to the Gulf of Mexico. Aqualane Shores is commonly referred to as the “friendliest neighborhood in Naples.”


This master-planned community consists of single-family homes conveniently located between Naples and Marco Island. Artesia offers resort-style living with a community club that serves as a gathering place for social events and recreational purposes. The clubhouse houses an aerobics studio, fitness center, four tennis courts, resort-style pool, lap pool and a dining pavilion.

Port Royal

Port Royal is just south of 3rd Street with many beach front properties. This neighborhood is well known for prime boating, natural conservation efforts, bird watching and plenty to experience both indoors and out. The historic and beautifully landscaped streets along the Port Royal neighborhood give the community a unique charm.

Those who choose to make Port Royal their home have the opportunity to join the Port Royal Club. The Club offers a state of the art fitness center, social events and fine and casual dining on the beach. With miles of ocean views and plenty of entertainment, you will fall in love with Port Royal.


The Moorings is a peaceful and relaxing neighborhood just minutes from downtown Naples. The community is conveniently located near 5th Avenue and 3rd Street, just a short drive to shopping, dining and breathtaking views of the water. Life in Moorings is anything but boring with community events such as the Annual Boat Parade, 4th of July Champagne Breakfast, windsurfing regattas, ice cream socials and fishing derbies all taking place within the community.

The beautifully architected homes that fill Moorings along with the relaxing community environment make this spot an exciting and incredible place to call home.

Olde Naples

In this neighborhood you can find exceptional restaurants and incredible shopping venues. This residential area between Naples’ white beaches and the Naples Bay is full of charm and beauty. While Olde Naples is more residential, it is also the downtown area of Naples, with shopping and dining options next to City Hall. You can enjoy small town events and activities year-round.

The neighborhood is only 2 square miles but offers a wide variety of home styles. The homes in Olde Naples range from 400 square foot one bedroom condos to grand estate homes nestled on the beach along with smaller wood frame houses built in the 1930s.

Coquina Sands

Coquina Sands is a great community in a hot location, with the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club to the south, Moorings north, the Gulf of Mexico to the west and US 41 to the east. This community is located near highly rated schools, the white sandy beaches in Lowdermilk Beach Park and the historic downtown Naples. Coquina Sands was Naples’ first beachfront community and is highly popular.

The community is central to everything and has beautiful winding streets lined with palm, ficus and banyan trees. Because of its incredible location, the homes in Coquina Sands sell quickly, so don’t miss the opportunity to make this incredible community your new home.

Let Barry DeNicola Be Your Guide to Naples Downtown Bay Front Single Family Homes

If you are considering living in the heart of the city of Naples just minutes from the beach, let the agents at Barry DeNicola be your guide to finding the perfect Naples Downtown Bay Front single family home. We are always here to help you during every step of the home buying process. Take a look at our current listings and contact us with any questions you have.