Welcome to Estero
A small city with a plethora of luxurious offerings
Despite being labeled a small city in Southwest Florida, Estero has a lot to offer. Plenty of great shops and dining establishments fill the area, along with golf courses and lake communities, perfect for those who are looking to spend time on the green or the water.
Estero is located close to the beautiful beaches of Bonita Springs and the bustling city of Fort Myers. With beautiful year-round weather and a mixture of beachside escapes and waterfront condos, you can live the luxurious life of your dreams here.
What to Love
- Proximity to other beach towns and big cities
- Home to several golf and country clubs
- Great weather
- The site of Koreshan State Park
- Plentiful shopping choices at Miromar Outlets
You can enjoy any lifestyle you desire in Estero. Whether your heart is set on shopping, you prefer water activities and time at the beach, or if a family-oriented community is what you need, this city has it all. It's also located close to Florida Gulf Coast University, which has plenty of its own amenities worth exploring.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
The Miromar Outlets mall provides one of the most sought-after shopping experiences in Estero. This popular mall is home to many boutique shops, established restaurants, and service-based businesses. Adore Organic Innovation, Aerie, Adidas, Calvin Klein, Clarks Bostonian Outlet, Coach, Greg Norman, Guess, and Saks off 5th are just a small sampling of the brand names you'll find here. Alternatively, you can find what you're looking for at the Gulf Coast Town Center in Fort Myers. While shopping is abundant here, the biggest draws are the hotels and movie theaters. Coconut Point is another highly-rated spot in Estero. More than 100 shops and eateries fill this space that offers lake views.
One of the most highly-rated restaurants in Estero is Rodizio Grill Brazilian Steakhouse. They have a salad bar so you can make your own selections, and they carve your meat to perfection right at your table. Hungry visitors love their authentic Brazilian cheese bread and the wide variety of beer and wine selections.
Things to Do
Several worthwhile venues are found near Miromar Outlets. Root for the Florida Everblades out on the ice at the Hertz Arena. The arena also hosts an array of live shows, from music tours to Disney on Ice. The Miromar Design Center is also across the street. The nationally recognized furniture showroom attracts consumers and designers alike who want to up the ante of their home’s style.
Estero is also home to a number of highly-rated golf and country clubs. Estero Country Club is a top choice, with its full fitness center and tennis courts. The Pelican Sound Golf & River Club is another great option. They have additional facilities for pickleball, bocce ball, and boating. The Wildcat Run Golf & Country Club provides an Arnold Palmer signature course spanning the full 18 holes. Renovations to the clubhouse were made in 2018, with course renovations expected in 2023 for an even better challenge.