At the Verandah, you’ll be surrounded by Golf, Resort Style living, River Village and Nature Views.  It’s a place to walk, bike, make new friends or commune with nature.


Verandah is a gated  country club and golf community situated along the Orange River in East Fort Myers. Homes are surrounded by the greens and fairways of two established 18-hole golf courses, plus hundreds of acres of lakes and nature preserves.

Verandah's River Village social and recreation complex features a full-service golf clubhouse, tennis courts, a day spa and fitness center, a junior Olympic swimming pool and a riverside dining and event facility overlooking the oak-lined Orange River.


  • Gatehouse

Gated entry with 24-hour manned security

  • Golf

The Old Orange Course designed by Bob Cupp and Whispering Oak Course designed by Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus II provide an engaging private golfing experience, with rolling terrain, abundant water features and beautiful stands of mature oaks.

  • Clubhouse

The River Village amenity center includes a 6,000-square-foot golf clubhouse and adjacent River House with dining and lounge facilities.

  • Tennis

Five lighted Har-Tru tennis -courts located adjacent to the community pool.

  • Swimming & Fitness

Heated junior Olympic swimming pool and fitness center.

  • Boating & Fishing

Community canoe and kayak launch on the Orange River with free use of kayaks. Sweetwater Landing and other nearby marinas provide access to boating and fishing on the Caloosahatchee River, which flows west through Fort Myers and Cape Coral into the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Conservation Areas

Hundreds of acres of Florida wetlands and woodlands, including neighborhood parks and a nine-mile system of boardwalks and recreational trails winding through the community's grand preserve.

  • Shopping & Dining

Indoor and outdoor dining at the Verandah clubhouse, plus the Shops at Verandah, a 93,000-square-foot commercial center with a Publix, Walgreens Pharmacy, banks and several casual restaurants. The property is convenient to many other retail and restaurant choices in and around Fort Myers.

  • Area Attractions

Verandah is 45 minutes to an hour from superb Gulf Coast beaches and the Sanibel/Captiva causeway, and 20 to 30 minutes from museums, shopping and performing arts venues in downtown Fort Myers. The community is two hours' drive from Tampa, two and a half hours from Miami and three hours from Orlando.

  • Health Care

Two major hospitals, Gulf Coast Hospital and Lee Memorial Hospital, are located 20 to 25 minutes from Verandah. Many additional health care providers and specialized medical practices are available in the Fort Myers area.

  • Airport Access

The community is about 20 miles from Southwest Florida International Airport via Interstate 75.