FAQs

Are the beaches pet friendly?
The public beaches are not pet-friendly; however, our private rentals offer pet-friendly beach access. Please be mindful of other guests as you enjoy the beach.

Are there any sightseeing tours?
Yes please view our page about Sightseeing.

Can BGRE recommend a babysitter?
Yes. We will furnish a list of babysitters upon request. Please contact our office (941) 964-0338.

Can golf carts be charged at the Boca Grande Beach Club?
No. If you’re staying at the Beach Club and rent a cart from Boca Grande Cart Rental (941.964.1818) they offer an exchange program.

Can I get married on Banyan St?
Yes. A permit is required. Contact Lee County Parks & Recreation at 941.964.2564.

Do you have a list of fishing guides?
Fishing Guide

How do we get to the Island from the airport?
Driving Directions

Is there a Bank/ATM and where can those be found?
Yes. Wells Fargo (441 Palm Ave.) and Englewood Bank (301 Park Ave.)

Is there a gas station?
No. The nearest gas station is 2 miles off-island. In the event of an emergency, gas may be purchased at Boca Grande Marina at a high price.

Is there a Hair / nail salon and where can they be found? Is there a day spa?
James Griffith Hair Salon (941.964.4557) and Courtyard Hair (5800 Gasparilla Road. 941.964.2243), Island Style Hair & Nails (480 East Railroad Ave. 941.964.0300).
Oasis Massage Therapy (336 W. Railroad (941) 964-0605), Park Avenue Day SPA (333 Park Ave. (941) 964-6433).

Is there a Library on Boca Grande?
The Johann Fust Community Library is located at 1040 West 10th and Gasparilla Road. For more information about the library, please call 941-964-2488 or click here.

Is there a professional to take family portraits and where can it be found?
Yes. We recommend Heidemarie J. Burke, an experienced professional in the area.

Where are the grocery stores / markets?
Hudson’s Grocery, Gills Grocery, and Publix off-island.

Where can I eat? What do you recommend?
Dining on Boca Grande

Where can I find DVD rentals?
At the Boca Grande Community Center and Publix off-island.

Where can I go to golf?
Golfing

Where can I inquire about Sales?
Boca Grande Real Estate handles sales as well as rentals. If you are interested in Sales, please contact one of our professional sales agents by calling our Main Office at (941) 964-0338 or at our Sea Oats Branch at (941) 964-0987, or by visiting our sales website, here.

Where can I rent a bicycle?

Island Bike ‘N’ Beach
333 Park Ave
Boca Grande, FL
941-964-0711

Bikes and Boards
966 S. McCall Road
Englewood, FL 34223
941-474-2019

Where can I rent a boat?
Boca Boats (941.964.1333)

Where can I rent golf carts?
Golf Cart Rentals

Where can I work out?
At the Boca Grande Community Center. (131 1st Street  Boca Grande, FL
(239) 410-5193)

Where is the nearest walk-in clinic?
The Boca Grande Health Clinic

Port Charlotte Walk-in Medical Center
2450 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL
33952
941-624-2704
Open Seven Days a Week
7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Englewood Walk-In Medical Center
2828 S. McCall Road
Englewood, Florida 34224
941-474-8154
Open Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open Saturday
8:00 a.m. – Noon

Where is the package / liquor store?
The Temptation Liquor Store (941.964.2327) and off-island, BNT Liquors next to Publix.

Where is the pharmacy?
No on-island pharmacies. Off-island: Walgreens, CVS, Wal-Mart, Publix.