Southwest Florida’s Hammock Bay Golf and Country Club is conveniently located nearby to highly rated public schools and private schools so the choice is up to the parents about where to send their children.It is important to review your home’s location and specifically its address and compare it to what school district you fall in and then research theschools in your area.You can check out school ratings, class sizes, standardized test scores etc. on this site so you are better informed when making an educational decision. http://www.greatschools.org/
Some of the public schools in the area include Tommie Barfield Elementary School, manatee Middle School and Lely High School. All of these schools received high overall ratings based on a variety of academic and environmental factors including teachers and staff, college readiness, test scores, student progress and advanced courses. Royal Palm Academy is a private school in the area. It is associated with the Catholic faith and the Diocese of Venice. Its curriculum focuses on building up students’ character and instilling Catholic values, while keeping up with academic excellence.
Homes for sale in Hammock Bay location is central to both of Southwest Florida’s main attractions: Naples and Marco Island. It is nearby to Marco Island’s world famous sandy white beaches and warm turquoise waters and their quaint restaurant and shopping scene. It is in close proximity to excellent medical facilities, five star resorts and plenty of entertainment venues. It is only a forty minute drive to Southwest Florida International Airport which makes it a convenient and luxurious place to live and play. It is also nice to be surrounded by such natural beauty with different species of plants, wildlife and trees dotted throughout the community. It truly feels like paradise here.
Shopping and Dining
Since Hammock Bay is close to so many great shopping and dining destinations, there is a lot to choose from. The Village on Venetian Bay provides upscale shopping and gourmet dining. Shopping and dining is more enjoyable overlooking the water and that is exactly what you get from the more than forty five shops and restaurants here. Marco Island Esplanade is another amazing shopping and dining destination. They are located among great shops and a marina, all set on Smokehouse Bay. This Italian style village center houses fine, luxury waterfront dining options where the wine is expertly paired with the freshest seafood you have ever tasted. There is covered parking, a waterfront courtyard and beautifully adorned water features throughout the property which make walking around a pleasure. After dinner, enjoy a coffee or tea at a local coffee shop or end the meal with a creamy treat from the ice cream shop. At the Esplanade, you will find two art galleries, specialty shops for children and adults, a hair salon and spa, a bank, jewelry stores and a nice variety of designer shops and local boutiques.
Besides the beaches, shopping, golf courses and the great restaurants,there are also some fabulous cultural attractions that draw visitors and tourists to the area. The resident orchestra at Artis is the Naples Philharmonic.Artis is known as the home for performing and visual arts in Naples and it offers performances for every taste.The Naples Philharmonic was started here in 1982 to perform concerts and be a local chamber orchestra. Since then, it has grown rapidly and now it includes ballets, special event concerts, operas, educational seminars and orchestral and chamber concerts. It hosts internationally recognized guests each year and last year’s guests included The Miro String Quartet and Branford Marsalis on the saxophone. They also perform with other headlining acts including Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth. It makes a great night out for the whole family. Other places to visit in the area include The Naples Zoo which is a charitable institution and a nationally accredited zoo, as well as a fun, engaging place for animal lovers of all ages and the nearby Florida Everglades.