Long days in the Gulf waves make a comfortable place to stay even more wonderful. Our STAY section highlights our favorite ways to make your visit to Naples unforgettable, from luxury transportation options to Insta-worthy resorts and vacation rentals for the ultimate private getaway. And when you decide you never want to leave? Our handpicked selection of real estate experts, developers and moving professionals are here to help you find, build and move into the home that’s just perfect for you.



Finally: Self-storage that’s easy and affordable. Starting at just $7 a month, the super-friendly team at Box It To Me Valet Storage will pick up your items at your door, store them and deliver them back to you when you need them. Plus, you get free unlimited use of their large, sturdy storage boxes, which are all kept in their highly secure, video-monitored, climate-controlled warehouse right here in Southwest Florida. Have something that doesn’t fit in a box? Not a problem—they’ll also pick up and store your furniture, golf clubs, paddleboards and other unwieldy items.



Alexander Daane is not just a real estate broker. Instead, consider him an advisor on all things related to your home and home-buying process, from explaining the ins and outs of the inspection process to recommending a great local painter. A Naples native, Alex launched Daane Properties in 2013 as a boutique residential real estate brokerage in which his attention to detail, level of professionalism, knowledge of the area and passion for selling real estate are reflected in each transaction.




The Holiday Life offers upscale vacation and seasonal home rentals along Southwest Florida’s Paradise Coast. From Marco Island to Naples, coastal beach house to luxurious resort condo, each of their beautifully appointed private properties offers guests a unique and authentically local experience paired with the service and amenities you’d expect at a fine hotel. They value the time you set aside to relax or set out on an adventure, so they select their homes with care to ensure your holiday life is just what you want it to be.




Have heart eyes for good design, but not sure how to achieve it on your own? Enter Angela Hamwey of Mackenzie & Co., an award-winning interior design firm with an emphasis on delivering beautiful spaces on budget and within a timely process. Angela and her team offer a range of customized options, from whole home to just one room. (It’s like bringing your Pinterest boards to life!) No matter which you choose, you’ll receive the same high level of service and attention to detail for a space that’s just right for you.



We get giddy when we see beautifully sleek, clean-lined homes popping up around Naples. So does Melinda Gunther of Naples Modern, a market expert and Naples Realtor with Premier Sotheby’s International Realty who specializes in modern and coastal contemporary architecture and design. Whether you’re shopping for a modern home in Naples or looking for the perfect designer or architect to bring your cutting-edge dream home to life, Melinda has the expertise, knowledge and extensive resources to help make it yours.



Craving sun, sand and warm days on the beach? All the perks of your own vacation home on Marco Island every year—sunning, shelling, swimming, watersports and more—are built in when you choose a Marco Island timeshare from SellMyTimeshareNow. All Marco Island timeshare rentals are offered through private owners and include full kitchens, washer/dryers, living rooms and tons of space for the entire family. Not included? Any worries. You’re on island time, after all.