Bonita Springs Florida Real Estate
As the name connotes in Spanish and Portuguese, meaning “Pretty and Cute” respectively, Bonita is a beautiful place located in Southwest Florida, just between Fort Myers and Naples, and it recently became well known for its history, Parks, the popular Dog Beach Park, the new golf course, and its story of lovers. The most popular activities in Bonita are fishing and outdoor activities.
The beach in Bonita Springs is about 2.5 miles long and has a line up of beautiful homes and cottages that blend naturally with the environment and makes you fall in love with the place at a glance. It also has a lot of natural vegetation by the beach which is great for birding and beachcombing.
Dogs are not allowed to be on most beaches but there’s a particular park named the Dog Beach Park. It is one of the best pet-friendly beaches, and the only beach in Florida where man’s best friends are allowed to move around with no leash. This excites both the residents and visitors for many reasons. If you have ever been to the Dog Beach Park, then you know exactly how this feels, but if you have not, take a pause right here and try to picture a secluded shoreline with shallow waters, now add lots of happy people and their leashless dogs of different color and breed to that picture. It still can’t beat the real thing, but now you have a clue.
The Bonita Springs Historical Society (BSHS) located in one of the downtown districts teach people about the history surrounding the city and the once remote island. The society also gives residents and the visitors the opportunity to embark on seven history walks of different purposes, which are: Downtown Landmarks, Places of Wonderment, Cruising Down the River, How Bonita Got its Name, Ghost Walks From the Past, Monuments, Arts and Culture, and the Land of the Calusa. They also take you on a visit through their historic monuments and buildings, and if interested, they can arrange private socials for you.
Besides history, Bonita Springs is a place where many activities take place. For example, holiday celebrations, art performances, Bonita festivals, movies shown in the park, picnics, etc. take place in different parks, one of which is the Riverside Park located on the Imperial River. This park offers fishing bungalows, art cottages, paintings, sculptures and so on. There is also the Bonita Springs Recreation Center, which is approximately 41.9 acres, and offers amenities like the gymnasium, fitness center, the Bonita Springs Community Pool, tennis courts, swimming pool, playgrounds, and the likes.