Moorings Golf and Country Club is located in close proximity to both exclusive private schools and highly rated public schools in the Naples vicinity. The website below gives an idea of what to expect from your local public school district. It is imperative to contact your school district to ensure that the schools on the site are in fact located in your correct district. You can also check out school ratings, class sizes, standardized test scores, school spending etc on the site. http://www.greatschools.org/ Naples High School, Gulfview Middle School and Lake Park Elementary School are the area’s local public schools. Saint Ann School is a private, nearby Catholic School for elementary and middle school aged children. It focuses on excellence across the board and the school encourages its students to walk in faith, exceed academically, excel in sports and give back to the community.
Moorings’ location is only a couple minutes from world famous beaches of the Gulf of Mexico which provide endless days of sandy fun. It is considered to be in the heart of Naples. The sand is soft and its white hue stands out against the turquoise blue of the waters of the Gulf. Beach volleyball, jogging on the beach, swimming, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing and boating are all great activities to partake in while enjoying one of the world’s most beautiful locations. Lounging on the beach with a good book and a cool beverage is always a viable option too. Nearby marinas and yacht clubs offer different options to get you on the water. See Mls listings for homes for sale in Moorings here. There are boats for sale and for rent and slips available for rent, as well as sunset cruises and deep sea fishing charters. The Moorings is also in close proximity to Naples Bay which is a great place to watch the sky fill with majestic colors and fade into the balmy evening. There are nice breezes near the water all year round.
Shopping and Dining
If you want to leave the golf club and check out some of the nearby sights there is a lot to keep you occupied. Try out some new restaurants, sample fresh local cuisine or try a new dish at a hot bistro downtown. There are plenty of places to go shopping, even for the most discerning buyer. The area offers unique vintage shops, designer stores, luxury boutiques and gift shops. The area features a few malls including The Coastland Mall, The Waterside Shops, Mercato and The Village on Venetian Bay. The area lends itself to amazing, fresh seafood given its proximity to the water. There are also great waterfront dining options, both casual and upscale. If you prefer to cook at home there are plenty of gourmet markets, groceries, specialty stores and bakeries to shop at. You can also find fresh produce, flowers and gift baskets.
After you check out the beaches, restaurants and shopping, there are still plenty of things to do in the local area. Naples has a fabulous cultural scene and offers theatres, museums, art galleries, and the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra. The Artis is home to the best visual arts and performing arts in the area and the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra resides there. It has grown in popularity and it started out as a chamber orchestra and over time, it has evolved into a musical force that offers ballet performances, as well as opera, chamber concerts, special event concerts and charity concerts. The Artis is also home to The Baker Museum which is an art museum that can be enjoyed by all ages. It features rotating exhibits, visual arts displays, the option to become a member and it focuses on modern and contemporary art.