Pelican Bay / Bay Colony

Regarded as some of the finest and most desirable residential enclaves in South Florida.

Welcome to Pelican Bay / Bay Colony

An oasis for the elite, these nationally revered resort communities loaded with jaw-dropping amenities are the pinnacle of luxury living.
Miles of astonishingly green park space paired with the pristine sweep of powder-white beaches sets the nature-rich tone for the communities of Pelican Bay and Bay Colony, which rest just a few miles north of downtown Naples. Exclusive and distinguished, both Pelican Bay and Bay Colony are regarded as some of the finest and most desirable residential enclaves in South Florida, unrivaled in luxury resort amenities and breathtaking views. 
Home to some of the finest private golf and beach clubs in the nation, Pelican Bay and Bay Colony are at the forefront of upscale living. World-class fitness facilities and recreational offerings, private beach access, spa services, private sports lessons, tram service, and gated access are just a few of the perks of living in these master-planned havens. 
Globally renowned builders and top architects have created residential masterpieces in the Pelican Bay and Bay Colony communities. Multimillion-dollar condos overlooking the emerald waters and magnificent single-family estates make up the majority of the market, each outfitted with the finest luxury accouterments available. No expense is spared in the immaculate design of each enviable abode, and styles can range from Mediterranean villas to swanky contemporary new builds.

What to Love

  • Unparalleled glamor and lavish living
  • Close to many of Naples’ top attractions
  • More than 80 acres of preserve and greenspace 
  • Miles of pristine beaches and beachfront condos

Local Lifestyle

Health, fitness, wellness, and taking advantage of the Florida sunshine — the day-to-day lives of the residents in Pelican Bay and Bay Colony are all about making the most of beauty and taking care of the mind, body, and soul. Beach clubs, expansive green spaces, and private docking allow for a one-with-nature lifestyle, while the presence of 5-star resorts and high-end shopping keeps the communities feeling glamorous.

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Adjacent to Pelican Bay, Waterside Shops stands as Naples’ premier designer shopping destination. The luxury-minded can browse brands like Gucci, Tesla, Peloton, and Louis Vuitton, then satiate their appetite at any of the many low-key restaurants. Exceptional dining is also sprinkled throughout the Pelican Bay and Bay Colony areas, including those found at the Ritz-Carlton Naples 5-star hotel. From sunset cocktails to poolside eats and chandelier-decked steakhouses, the culinary offerings of the Ritz Carlton never fail to impress. Must-try, on-site restaurants include but aren’t limited to The Grille, Dusk, Terrazza, and Gumbo Limbo
Expand your palate by tasting the creative menu at the nearby Namba Ramen & Sushi, whose colorful sushi rolls and Japanese comfort fare embody the spirit of Izakaya dining. Abundance is the name of the game at The Crust Pizza, and their gourmet, Midwestern-style slices come loaded with delectable toppings. 
Casual and invigorating, the ambiance at Rocco’s Tacos is effortlessly fun and pairs well with the menu of top-shelf tequilas and authentic Mexican cuisine. Fine dining is best experienced at locations such as Seasons 52 or Capital Grille, the latter of which is well-known for their Sommelier-selected wines and dry-aged premium steaks.

Things to Do

Locals can stay in shape with ease by taking advantage of the area’s many recreational and fitness facilities. Club Pelican Bay has a myriad of amenities to choose from, and its Pelican Bay Fitness Center offers group classes, private fitness training, and top-of-the-line equipment, and multiple lighted tennis facilities allow for endless game time, day or night.
Private access to North Beach and South Beach via the Pelican Bay Beach Club membership means locals can spend a day at the ocean with limited interference. Bay Colony itself also has several distinguished private clubs, including the Bay Colony Tennis Club, the Bay Colony Beach Club, and the Bay Colony Golf Club, whose 18-hole, championship course was designed by the famed Robert von Haggel.
Those in need of a self-care day will want to visit the nearby Ritz-Carlton Day Spa, one of South Florida’s preeminent relaxation facilities. Customers can unwind into a blissful serenity with services such as the well-aging facial, immunity massage, or calming seas massage, take a dip in the warm mineral pools or steam in the sauna. 
Exploring the verdant scenery is a must when living in Pelican Bay and Bay Colony, particularly the grounds of the Pelican Bay Community Park and the gorgeous Clam Pass State Park. Looking for a casual way to make neighborhood connections? On the third Sunday of each month, local car aficionados gather at the Cars and Coffee 239 at Mercato for a morning of fun.


Pelican Bay and Bay Colony are home to a number of excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:
  • Community School of Naples, PK & K-12, highly rated private school ranked #23 in the state
  • Seacrest Country Day School, PK & K-12, highly rated private school among the best in the state
  • First Baptist Academy, PK & K-12, highly rated private Baptist school among the top in Collier County
  • Mason Classical Academy, K-12, highly rated public school among the top in Collier County
  • The Village School of Naples, PK & K-12, highly rated, private Christian school
  • Sea Gate Elementary School, PK & K-5, highly rated public elementary school ranked #2 in Collier County
  • Gulf View Middle School, 6-8, highly rated public school ranked #2 in Collier County
  • Naples High School, 9-12, highly rated public high school ranked #3 in Collier County

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