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Where is Bonita Springs?

When you’re planning your next Florida vacation, you might be interested in popular tourist destinations like Tampa, Orlando, or Miami. However, visiting one of these popular cities will likely have you fighting for a spot on the shoreline and competing with other tourists, hindering you from fully relaxing. Luckily, Florida has plenty of hidden gems that will help you make the most of your getaway. One of the best places to do that is Bonita Springs. This quaint little town will have you mingling with the locals while being perfectly situated to take advantage of surrounding cities and the fantastic day trips they offer. Read on to discover more about the potential of Bonita Springs.

Aerial Shot of Bonita Springs, Florida


Bonita Springs is located in Lee County on the southwestern side of Florida. Here, you will have access to both the Gulf of Mexico and Estero Bay. While the city itself may be small, there are plenty of great day trips near Bonita Springs for you to experience. Some popular stops nearby include Naples, Fort Myers, and Sanibel and Captiva Islands.

Area Information

If you are flying into the area, your best bet will be to land at Naples Airport and drive from there into Bonita Springs. The drive-in from Naples takes only about 25 minutes traveling through US-41 North. You can also reach Bonita Springs by taking I-75 North. While you’re in Naples, be sure to stay awhile and experience everything the city has to offer. Naples boasts the great beaches and an incredible pier, as well as fun shopping on 5th Avenue South and gorgeous sites like the Naples Botanical Garden. You can find all this and more just minutes from our Bonita Bay rentals.

I-75 is the easiest road to take to reach Bonita Springs from many surrounding cities. Fort Myers is about a 30-minute drive along I-75, and Estero is only 15 minutes away on the same road. Sanibel and Captiva Islands are about an hour drive along I-75 as well.

Bonita Beach Club in Bonita Springs, FL

Where to Stay

For the best access to all of these incredible day trips, as well as all of the fun things to do in Bonita Springs, choose from one of our Bonita Springs rentals. Whether you are traveling with your sweetheart or the whole extended family, we have accommodations that will suit your needs.

We have rentals near all of the best things to do in Bonita Springs, like Bonita Beach Park, Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Flamingo Island Flea Market, and so much more. Bonita Springs has something for everyone, so history buffs can explore the Koreshan State Historic Site, or you can head to the Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs for a little culture. Congo River Golf helps you bring out your competitive side, and Lover’s Key State Park is perfect for a photo-op. Indulge in fresh seafood, soak up some fun in the sun, stroll the streets to enjoy the live music, and spend your days exploring one of Florida’s best-kept secrets.

At the end of a long day of sightseeing, our rentals provide the perfect space to relax and unwind. You can choose from a beachfront option to enjoy your evening glass of wine with the view of a lifetime, or select a pet-friendly rental to bring your favorite four-legged friend along for the journey. No matter what rental option you choose, you will have our knowledgeable and friendly staff at your fingertips for any requests or suggestions for the best attractions. For more information on the Bonita Springs area and all of our Bonita Springs vacation rentals, contact us today!