Celebrating the Island Lifestyle
An exquisite estate exemplifies the pinnacle of waterfront living and lifestyle. You'll feel like you have found a magical experience on Marco Island in this luxury micro retreat, renowned for indulgences like an “oh my gosh” that's a beautiful sunset and a glistening glass of champagne. It sounds like fun, and that's just what you'll find on the sun-drenched Marco Island.
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In this storybook setting located between Naples and Fort Myers, Florida, you'll find a unique spot called Marco Island. The idea of a vacation or living means different things to different people. It can be indulgent, relaxing, full of activity, or even experiencing a new history and culture. On Marco Island, we have this fantastic landscape that allows all of that to happen in one place. The scenery is exquisite, the southern charm is turned all the way up, and the award-winning food and beverage in the restaurants close by are among the best in the country. Whether you want this as a permanent residence or a vacation home, you've come to the right place.
The quintessential waterfront home located on the Gulf of Mexico—alluringly featured in both Life In Naples magazine and on global sites—combines gracious living with an active waterside lifestyle. Interior highlights ingeniously orchestrated to dazzle, include water views from every room, voluptuous view-filled rooms, and expansive decks on both levels.
Inspired by the Tuscan architecture of Italy, this property is a sophisticated and luxurious retreat that reflects the magical merging of inspiration and architecture. The estate is a masterpiece of design and craftsmanship with sprawling entertaining spaces that flow from inside out. Designed for both electrifying, delightful, and cozy affairs, this estate is ensconced entirely on an expansive waterfront setting on prestigious Marco Island. Perfect for a large family, corporate entertainment, author, actor, or athlete and friends.
Interior highlights include water views from every floor, balconies, a living room with a spiraling staircase, formal dining room, a chef’s kitchen, butler kitchen, and living area opening onto an outdoor covered terrace with multiple seating and dining areas, waterfront dock, outdoor kitchen, travertine pavers, waterfront heated pool and spa, sun deck, fire pit, lush foliage and gardens, and jet ski lifts. A boating aficionado’s dream.
The Bridge to Paradise
As you cross over the 2.8 mile, Judge SS Jolly Bridge connecting Marco Island to the mainland, views of swaying palm trees, the Marco Island Yacht Club and Isles of Capri to the right, Goodland and wide open spectacular views of Big Marco Pass to the left attract your attention and serve as the welcome mat to Marco Island. The modern new bridge was opened to the public in 2011 and connects Marco Island to Naples and the surrounding area.
Interior First Floor
Designed for lavish entertaining and comfortable indoor-outdoor living, walls of glass frame the seaside, and wrap-around patios provide seamless indoor-outdoor living spaces.
As you enter the grand entryway with double solid hardwood doors, a Palladian window above, wall to wall windows with views of the Gulf, and a sweeping staircase draw you into a voluminous layout made for entertaining. A formal living and dining room with hardwood floors, coffered and tray faux painted ceilings, and decorative crown and baseboard moldings dress the rooms in grand style. To the left of the entry is a sweeping glass staircase to the second floor, and to the right are French glass doors entering into the heart of the home, the kitchen. The hallmark of this kitchen is the harmonious balance between form and function. Professional-grade appliances, smart technology, ambient lighting, elegant finishes, comfortable furnishings, and practical storage are integral to the art of this homes' kitchen and great room theme. Sliding glass doors in the dining/great room area showcase views of the outdoor waterfront patio, while opening up the house to even more light and air. Spilling out to the awe-inspiring travertine terrace, where a fully-equipped outdoor stainless steel kitchen, sun deck, spa, pool with seats and bar, and fire pit with various sitting, dining, and entertaining spaces overlooking the Ten Thousand Islands, and gardens.
A large catering kitchen designed for chefs and entertainers alike adjoins the central kitchen and living area. Miele and other high-end stainless appliances, granite counters, custom cabinetry, islands, a butler's pantry, and more complement the entertaining space on this first floor. Adjacent to the chef kitchen is a laundry room and foyer, leading to automotive housing.
Second Level Master and Guests Suites
Grace the beautifully tiled glass stairwell to the first landing and enter to the left into an ensuite bedroom and the private retreat master suite with seating area, coffee bar and walk-in closet with a shelving system and drawers, and a washer and dryer. Among the custom-designed touches, are handcrafted cabinetry, mosaics, tile finishes, Lutron and HAI controlled lighting, electric blinds, high-tech surround-sound, and security systems. The divine master suite with tile floors presents tray ceilings, massive windows, a terrace overlooking the water and garden, and an opulent ensuite bath with a soaking tub and separate glass shower. Every detail was carefully selected and quality crafted.
Second Level Landing and Retreat Areas
Masterful design and modern luxury are uniquely embodied in this third floor level of living. At the top of the bifurcated stairwell on the tile landing is an exercise area that could be used for a variety of other purposes, depending on the specific preferences of the homeowner. From formal to casual, this area has no limits. Directly across from the landing is a private office or a space that could be used as a library or sitting area. Enter through French doors to a small foyer with a powder room and two ensuite bedrooms. Both with views overlooking terraces, the Gulf, and gardens.
Second Level Kitchen and Living
Enjoy gatherings in the generously-sized living/dining area graced by a pool table, huge windows and glass sliding doors that lead out to the rear decks and overlook the Gulf and gardens. The heart of the home, the kitchen is easily the most-used room in the house. From hosting, parties and entertaining guests to family mealtimes and, the second level kitchen fulfills several purposes. So it makes sense to incorporate practical, stylish interiors that stand the test of time into this multi-functional space. The gourmet kitchen this second level will inspire your inner chef with its granite counters, island with seating, dining area, custom cabinetry, and pantry space, and high-end stainless steel appliances.
Living is comfortable in this impressive, generously spacious area with views of the Gulf all around and unrestricted access to balconies. The open floor plan includes a dining area, game space, extra large living area, and a gallery area for exclusive art or memorabilia. A laundry room and four spacious ensuites invite a long stay.
It's important to stay fit and healthy, and you can do just that without leaving your home. The mini-gym provides a space for exercise equipment all with a view of the gulf and gardens. Built-in surround provides an opportunity to turn up the volume and exercise to songs from your favorite artist.
Outdoor Living and Environmental Excellence
Outdoor kitchens are a hot trend in home design, especially in Florida. With a smart design strategy, the outdoor space in this home is functional and entertaining. The key to this outdoor kitchen design is an ample space with outdoor appliances and a large grill for entertaining. There's an excellent area for undercover seating to shield from the warm sun.
With balconies and various levels of decking, you'll find all of the space you need outside to enjoy full outdoor living. In addition to a beautiful outdoor kitchen, there is an entire living area with electric screens, a heated pool, heated spa, fire pit, and seating areas on a lower deck.
If you're a water lover, you'll love the lift that lowers into the water for sitting with a chair on the platform, launching jet skis, getting your paddle-board into the water, or launching other water toys.
Have a boat? Of course, you can launch it from one of the lifts right from your backdoor.
A large automotive hangar is attached with 14 ft doors on wither end. The hangar can accommodate multiple vehicles, motor toys, boats, dinghy and, general storage. Having 14 ft high doors makes it easy to use a forklift to set jet skis on the lift ready for launching. Doors opening to the drive and to the back lawn terrace adds convenience for getting items from one area to another.
Need a little help to keep things tidy while you enjoy? This home has you covered. A lower apartment with 3 bedrooms, a living area, and a kitchen for staff is ready and waiting. It's always nice to have assistance when you are on vacation or, leading a busy lifestyle. Whether it's your housekeeper, butler, chauffeur or, just a private retreat, this space is available.
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Creative Financing Options
Financing options are available for qualified buyers. Talk to us and let's get creative and help you own a piece of paradise on Marco Island! Email, text or call for more information.
Marco Island: Marco Island is the largest barrier island within Florida's Ten Thousand Islands area, it is the northernmost island that stretches south from Everglades City to Flamingo and the Florida Keys. An alluring attraction for both locals and visitors alike, it's hard to not appreciate its tropical ambiance and idyllic landscapes. With miles of palm-tree lined islands and an array of turquoise waters surrounding its bays, Marco Island is considered a slice of paradise.
Naples: Naples is a stylish community known for its sophisticated downtown, white-sand beaches, and top-rated golf courses. Other highlights include fishing, boating, water sports, arts and culture, and spectacular sunsets. The main metropolitan area on Florida's Paradise Coast, Naples provides rich amenities while retaining an exclusive, intimate, small-town feel. For a city its size, it offers an impressive selection of restaurants, golf courses, shops, and cultural attractions. Visitors stroll the tropically landscaped streets and avenues downtown, dotted with sidewalk cafes, boutiques, and art galleries. Just a few steps away are the lovely sands of Naples Beach and the iconic Naples Pier, perfect for watching colorful sunsets over the Gulf.
The actual city limits of Naples is small, but much of the metropolitan area within the northern and eastern sections of Collier County has the Naples address.