Barefoot Beach is a hot destination to both live and visit in Southwest Florida. With its serene feel and abundance of animal species residing in the area, visitors from around the country love to visit to catch a glimpse of the beach’s natural beauty.

The Barefoot Beach Preserve is 342 acres of natural land and is one of the last undeveloped barrier islands in Southwest Florida. Barefoot Beach is a great spot to live, work and play.

Living in Barefoot Beach

Imagine waking up every morning and having your morning coffee looking out over the ocean without a soul in sight and just the morning ocean breeze and the sunrise to keep your company. Barefoot Beach is the place where you can have all of this and more.

The beach offers over 400 parking spaces, a one-mile nature trail, a picnic area, showers and a concession area where you can rent equipment and purchase food and drinks. The Park Rangers offer programs at Barefoot Beach Park including interpretive programs and lectures to educate the public about the importance of the wildlife in Southwest Florida. You can enjoy a guided walk through the preserve and learn about the history of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle, some of which live at the preserve.

Barefoot Beach is well maintained with plenty of shells to hunt and incredible sea life to watch in action. Locals love to live in Barefoot Beach for its tight-knit community feel and scenery. There is even a small learning center with hands on exhibits that are free to enjoy. If you enjoy hiking, there is a nice hiking trail with plant markers and plenty of wildlife from birds to gopher turtles and black skimmers to take a peek at.

Barefoot Beach is a non-commercial beach, which makes it a true oasis. Visitors can come to the beach to enjoy a day in the sun, but only the locals enjoy the beach all day and all night, making it a true escape. Join The Club at Barefoot Beach to enjoy leisure, fun and plenty of social events. Just one of the many perks of calling Barefoot Beach your home.

Activities to enjoy in Barefoot Beach include:

  • Beachcombing and Shelling – Barefoot Beach offers plenty of treasures to collect in the sand.
  • Aquatic Butterfly Garden – Enjoy the ponds and waterfall in the beautiful butterfly garden.
  • Tortoise Sanctuary – Get an up close look at the habitat of the gopher tortoise.
  • Saylor Nature Trail – Hike the mile long trail that winds through the trees to Wiggins Pass.
  • Osprey Platforms – There are three poles and platforms to view Ospreys. They have also establishes a home in a dead tree on the Saylor Nature Trail.
  • Xeriscape Cactus Garden – View beautiful cacti in the Xeriscape Cactus Garden.

Real Estate on Barefoot Beach

Barefoot Beach is a gate community in Collier County, Florida located between Fort Myers and Naples. The 460-acre development has three miles of beautiful soft, white sand beach along the Gulf of Mexico. The condos, villas and homes in Barefoot Beach all boast spectacular views and/or beach access. Some properties are located on waterways and allow boat access to the ocean. Prices for homes in Barefoot Beach range from $650,000 to $12,000,000.

The boating community boasts homes that are lapped full of extensive amenities, like chef kitchens, grand staircases, dressing rooms, spa bathrooms and luxurious backyards with miles of ocean views. Many properties have over six bedrooms and up to seven bathrooms. There is a property in Barefoot Beach that is perfect for you and your family, for either a permanent home or a vacation home.

We have plenty of listings in Barefoot Beach from condos with dramatic gulf views, to homes with elevators installed. Take a look at our listings in Barefoot Beach to start your home search process.

Let Barry DeNicola Realty Be Your Guide to Barefoot Beach

At Barry DeNicola Realty, we are the experts in Barefoot Beach real estate. Take a look at our listings in the area to get your home buying process started and to make Barefoot Beach your new home. Our agents are the market experts that will be your partner in every step of the home buying or selling process.

Whether you are looking to purchase a condo, single-family home or even lots or land, Barry DeNicola is your real estate partner. Contact us today – we would love to help you find your dream beachfront home in Barefoot Beach.