Consider a Port Charlotte home to join a community that has been hailed as one of the best places to retire by a number of different publications. Port Charlotte is a welcoming place full of fresh air, sunshine, and fun things to do. Make the most of living in a place that has more than 165 miles of waterways. Explore Charlotte Harbor, the Peace and Myakka Rivers, and easily get to the Gulf of Mexico. Land lovers can hike at Tippecanoe Environmental Park. This park spans 380 acres and offers opportunities to view wildlife and natural beauty.
Those who call Port Charlotte home live in a golfer’s paradise. There are seven courses in Port Charlotte and 21 altogether in Charlotte County. A few to check out include Port Charlotte Golf Club, Maple Leaf Golf and Country Club, Kings Gate Golf Club, Kingsway Country Club, and Deep Creek Golf Club.
Port Charlotte Town Center is a popular spot to grab needed items for your Port Charlotte real estate. There are many shops, a variety of restaurants, a movie theater and community events throughout the year. Residents also enjoy coming out to support the Charlotte Stone Crabs, the Single-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, and attending events, shows, and social engagements at The Cultural Center.
Although this is known as a great place to retire, it is also an excellent place to settle in with a family. Charlotte County Public Schools serve the area and there are many opportunities for children to stay active with school activities and programs through the parks and recreation department of Charlotte County. The Charlotte County Library System offers a variety of programs for all ages. There are two skate parks in town, a variety of trails to explore including the Charlotte County Blueway Trails, many parks, fishing piers, boat ramps, and beaches for families to enjoy.