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The Briggs Nature Center on Marco Island

Many visitors come to Marco Island for the isolation and access to nature. It is a home away from home filled with natural treasures and virtually untouched beaches, parks and preserves. The Briggs Nature Center exemplifies all of this and... Read more

4 of the Best Casual Marco Island Restaurants

Marco Island may be most well-known for its natural preserves and enriching wildlife, but there’s no shortage of great places to eat. Some of the most popular Marco Island restaurants are low-key, casual, and filled with some splendid dishes made... Read more

Is Marco Island Still One of Florida’s Best-Kept Secrets? || Clausen Properties

Is Marco Island Still One of Florida’s Best-Kept Secrets?

Until the past few decades, Marco Island fell under the radar of many for a long time, leaving it to be enjoyed by a few generations of residents and select savvy tourists who leaned toward an off-the-beaten-path vacation. In the... Read more

Historic Cottage Dining at the Quaint Café de Marco || Clausen Properties

Historic Cottage Dining at the Quaint Café de Marco

Take a trip to the scenic north end of Marco Island for both the views and the serene dining experience. Café de Marco, an award-winning bistro that prides itself on quality and consistency, is surrounded by stunning water views and... Read more

Visiting Cape Romano on Marco Island || Clausen Properties

Visiting Cape Romano on Marco Island

Marco Island is a remote paradise on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Visitors to Naples often come out to the largest barrier island in the area for a weekend trip. Our private Marco Island vacation rentals make for a truly peaceful adventure... Read more

The Top 3 Marco Island Kayak Tour Providers || Escape to Marco Island || Clausen Properties

The Top 3 Marco Island Kayak Tour Providers

Marco Island is filled with small waterways, epic mangrove forests, and some of the best watersport adventuring on Florida’s west coast. Below are three kayak tours you can take to capture the wildlife, landscapes, and vistas while staying at vacation... Read more

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January Events in Marco Island

Marco Island is the perfect place to wind down after a busy holiday season. The minimal crowds and pristine untouched nature of the island make it a perfect spot for a laid-back new year vacation that is family friendly. Below... Read more

Best Places to Watch the Marco Island Fireworks

Historic, off the beaten path, and filled with both outdoor attractions and manmade entertainment to explore, Marco Island is one of the last bastions for Florida visitors looking for something laid back and fun. The annual New Year’s Eve fireworks... Read more

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Saving Marco Island Sea Life

Whether you enjoy birding, kayaking, hiking, or touring zoos, there are plenty of opportunities to see wildlife on your Marco Island vacation! Our Top 5 Spots range from all kinds of activities like paddling the Marco River or exploring the... Read more

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Marco Island After Irma Impact

There was a period of time where Marco Island was right in the center of would be the most historically cataclysmic hurricane on record- Hurricane Irma. As Miami residents sighed a breath of relief, residents along the Gulf Coast threw... Read more