Gary & Sandy Elliott
Inland condos on Marco Island come in a variety of sizes, ages and locations. These condos are located close to beaches, close to shopping areas, close to the library and Historical Museum, close to parks and green spaces and just about everything else the island has to offer, but are not located directly on the water. People enjoy swimming, fishing and eating out by walking, bike riding or driving to their favorite island spots.
This week there are 71 inland condos for sale starting at $94,900 for a 1 bedroom 508sf condo at Marco Manor to a 3 bedroom, 2,600sf $795,000 penthouse at Marco Cat Penthouses in Old Marco. On Marco Island there are over 2,700 condos in 57 buildings classified as inland. Some condos like Roman Plaza, right across thestreet from Veteran’s Park and the Farmer’s Market, have as few as 8 units and others like Island Manor close to Residents Beach have 169 units. Mostly these condos are in 2, 3 and 4 story buildings but some have only one floor and some are 7 stories high.
All these condos have inviting crystal clear, warm pools and provide relaxed and friendly island lifestyle amenities for both owners and renters. For instance, inland condos like the Sands and Mariner are situated directly across the street from Residents Beach. Condos along Swallow Avenue like Florentine Villas and Townhouse Square are within walking distance of South Beach. Some owners of south end inland condos opt to take a healthy walk to the beach with a cart full of beach gear accompanied by family and friendsand others drive a few minutes to the county or city parking areas near the beaches.
Olde Town inland condos like Marco Cat Penthouses have great views of the Gulf from the higher floors and are near some of the best restaurants on the island. Many inland condos are close to parks, the YMCA, healthcare services and retail and grocery stores. There are plenty of popular condos like Grandview, Mutiny and French Village along South Collier Blvd. across the street from the Crescent Beach. There are a cluster of condos with names like Aquarius, Southwinds and Seabreeze with efficiency, one and two bedroom designs to enjoy our tropical weather. On the way to Goodland are the gated Vintage Bay condos and the spacious Estuary condos.
Inland condos are another great way to enjoy Marco Island’s climate and beauty.