All About Rotonda West

Located by Englewood, between Sarasota and Fort Myers, Rotonda West is a master planned golf community shaped like a wagon wheel. With over 30 miles of picturesque canals feeding into a river encircling a community intersperesed with ponds and lakes, Rotonda West is southwest Florida's best kept secret. It is a perfect destination for nature and bird lovers as Rotonda West is a designated bird sanctuary home to many exotic and beautiful birds. Thanks to the protected wetlands, you can also expect to see herons, alligators, egrets, turtles, bobcats and more while walking, running, and/or biking around the community. There is also a natural warm mineral spring located 30 minutes away in North Port, FL. The spring water has the highest mineral content of any spring in the US. It has easy access for swimming and is surrounded by green lawn suitable for sunning and lounging. 
Rotonda West has something to offer for everyone. For the sailing enthusiast, the Charlotte Harbour was voted by Sail Magazine as one of the 10 greatest places to sail. For those who enjoy kayaking and canoeing, you will enjoy hundreds of miles of blueway trails that start with the Peace and Myakka rivers and extend out to the Gulf of Mexico. For the fisherman, there are both fresh and saltwater fishing opportunites ranging from the casual casting off the pier, to deep sea charters chasing after the mighty tarpon, kingfisher, grouper and more. Hikers and nature enthusiasts take pride in the many state parks surrounding the area. Shoppers can dive into retail therapy at the large mall in nearby Port Charlotte. For the Tennis players, there is a free tennis court located in the community park. Last but not least, from the humble to the sophisticated, there are plenty of bars and restuarants to suit all tastes and pockets.