Located on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida. Marco Island is the largest barrier island within Southwest Florida's Ten Thousand Islands area.  This scenic island getaway, located just minutes south of Naples, Marco Islands boasts an alluring variety of beautiful beaches, recreation opportunities, dining, nightlife, and much more.

If you're a Florida resident looking for a small vacation that won't take up much time or money, but provide an endless variety of activities and attractions, Marco Island is the place to be.

Escape to this quaint island getaway and kick back on the beach before soaking up the sun and basking in the beautiful, serene waters of the Gulf of Mexico.  There are plenty of activities you can enjoy in the water on Marco Island as well.  Up and down the coast, a variety of businesses offer an abundance of recreational activities to enjoy including kayak rentals, Everglades boat tours, dolphin tours, fishing charters, and more.

Once you're tired from a day out in the sun, Marco Island can provide a laid-back fun setting with a variety of great restaurants, bars, and nightlife on the island.  Kick back at The Snook Inn located on the beautiful Marco River and enjoy a world-class dining experience rated as one of the best on the island.  Or, chow down on authentic Irish fare and drinks at Cathy O'Clarke's Irish Pub and Grille.  Get your steak and seafood fix at the classic Old Marco Pub & Restaurant.

This is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to all the great things to do on Marco Island.  Check out our comprehensive Marco Island neighborhood page and start planning your trip today.