Verandah, Fort Myers, FL
With over 65% of the community encompassed by preserves, parks, golf, and open space, Verandah is a nature lover’s dream come true. This 1,700-acre community is set along the Orange River and consists of 1,500 single-family homes, coach homes, custom homes and detached villas. There are two golf courses within the community – one designed by Robert Cupp and one designed by Jack Nicholas. The club accommodates a general store; a canoe and kayak launch; multiple levels of decks along the banks of the river; a boat house; restaurants; a tennis and fitness center; a nature center; and numerous parks and lakes for outdoor leisure.