Marco Island is a barrier island on Florida’s Gulf Coast located just 20 miles south of Naples. Marco Island is a beach and boating resort island community and is home to various resorts and beach clubs including the JW Marriott and Hilton Marco Island Resort, a golf club, a yacht club, a country club, several parks, and nature areas.
The crescent beach on Marco Island spans 6 miles and is one of the largest in Florida, featuring soft white sand and a colorful collection of seashells. The Crescent beach has public access areas with parking and amenities in Tigertail and South Beach, and private beach & parking complexes for residents Offshore island beaches are accessible by boat or ferry tours, including a daily ferry to Key West.
Marco Island is widely recognized for its tropical climate. Thus, its population nearly doubles during the winter season, where seasonal and year-round residents alike can enjoy a vacationer’s lifestyle.