Bonita Bay West is a private golf community, part of the massive Bonita Bay Club development, where active lifestyle and nature work together in harmony. Located in Bonita Springs, a beautiful city nestled between Fort Myers and Naples, Bonita Bay West is a neighborhood where natural setting and beauty is preserved making it a unique and great place to live in. Bonita Bay West is a golf mecca with three, 18-hole golf courses. It is near a portion of US 41 and just five minutes away from the Bonita Bay Plaza.
Since its inception in the 1980s, the Bonita Bay Club community has always been envisioned to be a community one with nature. It is a master planned community surrounded by the Imperial River, Estero Bay, and Spring Creek with more than half of its unspoiled ecosystem of 2,400 acres dedicated to open space.
Bonita Bay Real Estate
There are 56 neighborhoods with a variety of homes that would suit different residential needs. Bonita Bay has 2,800 homes that surround most of the area. There are also a few high-rise residences, such as condominiums, near the beachfront. A good number of carriage, villa, and patio homes are also spread out across the neighborhood.
Single-family homes in the Bonita Bay neighborhood normally cost around $425,000 to $6,750,000, whereas condo units around the area are typically at the $199,000 to $6,750,000 range.
Bonita Bay Amenities
Amenities are features of a location that contribute greatly to the community’s enjoyment, therefore increasing a place’s value. As a private golf community, the Bonita Bay West community has its own unique and high-class amenities that its residents can take full advantage of and enjoy using.
Bonita Bay West has three championship golf courses and Bonita Bay East in North Naples has two more, which are open to all of their members. Golf membership initiation fees are at $110,000, with annual dues of $17,100.
Bonita Bay also has two clubhouses on the premises. The main 55,000-square-foot classic clubhouse complements The West Club and serves as the neighborhood’s main area for social activities, fine dining, and casual dining. Another 8,200-square-foot clubhouse with dining room, bar, and golf shop features await at their Tom Fazio-designed Cypress and Sabal courses.
Meanwhile, if you are into tennis, Bonita Bay also has 18 Har-Tru courts (13 lighted) in their new Sports Center. The neighborhood’s sports programming boasts a robust tennis calendar with more than 25 league teams.
Salon & Fitness
Aside from their top-class sports amenities and clubhouses, Bonita Bay also has a Lifestyle Center with a 20,000-square-foot fitness center, complete with strength and cardio equipment. A 9,000-square-foot spa and salon area can also be found downstairs with steam and sauna rooms, a lounge, a whirlpool, and other spa services. A dedicated men’s barbershop and women’s nail and hair salon can also be found inside the Lifestyle Center.
Homeowners’ Association (HOA) fees in the Bonita Bay neighborhood are approximately $2,600 per year.
Bonita Bay Surrounding Area
In addition to Bonita Bay Club’s state-of-the-art amenities and high-class homes, the surrounding area of the neighborhood also gives an awesome experience for every resident.
Across the community is a 12-mile network of walking, jogging, and bicycling pathways connecting neighborhoods, amenities, and parks. Landscaping, lakes, nature preserves, and golf courses are also among those that can be seen along these interwoven paths.
Bonita Bay is surrounded by three waterfront parks, namely Estero Bay State Park, Spring Creek Park, and Riverwalk Park with picnic areas, playgrounds, gazebos, and gardens, among others.
There is also the Bonita Bay Marina, a casual waterfront restaurant offering waterfront dining, a full-service deep-water marina with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico, wet slips, dry storage, and a fuel and ships store.
Aside from that, the area is close to shopping centers, most notable of which is Promenade at Bonita Bay that boasts unique boutiques, high-end salons, mouthwatering restaurants, and some of the finest retail stores in the area. Bonita Bay Club is also just five minutes away from the Bonita Bay Plaza where banking and supermarket services can be found.
The Bonita Bay West is roughly five miles away from the Bonita Beach Park where residents can bask in the sun and enjoy gazebos, picnic tables, grills, and chaise lounges.
Via the US-41 N/S Tamiami Trail, the Bonita Bay West neighborhood is only about 30 minutes away from the Southwest Florida International Airport, making traveling very convenient to its residents.