Located south of Englewood are the relaxing, waterfront communities of Cape Haze and Placida. Its perfect proximity to the Southwest Florida coast means residents are consistently treated to heart stopping views of the water. There are also plenty of sandy beaches and palm trees to dazzle you daily.
There's no shortage of water activities to be had in and around the area. With close access to other waterfront islands like Little Gasparilla, Cayo Costa, Boca Grande, Useppa, and Cabbage Key, finding a place to boat, fish, jet ski, or relax is easy.
Don Pedro State Park, which is located on a 100-acres on the Cape Haze Peninsula offers a fishing dock, kayak launch and nature trails. On Don Pedro’s Gulf side you will find one mile of white sandy beaches where you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling and sunbathing.
Nearby Cayo Costa is reachable by boat and provides a relaxing island destination for residents seeking a quiet oasis. Miles of sandy beaches, fishing, hiking, off-road bicycling and camping are just a few of the amenities.