You'll know that you've found paradise the first time you lay eyes on Boca Grande. Our historic and charming village is one of the most beautiful and relaxing places you'll ever visit. Tropical palms, jewel toned hibiscus, and vibrant teal waters await you on the island. And even if fishing isn't why you're visiting us, you'll find plenty to do with all of our exclusive shops and dining establishments, as well as tennis courts, basketball courts, rollerblading and walking trails, and glorious beaches. We welcome you to our little slice of paradise, and we hope you'll enjoy your stay!

Dining on Boca Grande

Loons on a Limb
Excellent breakfasts served 7:30 - 11:30 am and dinner served 6:00 - 9:00 pm.

Loose Caboose
Lunch, dinner and lite breakfast served in the center of downtown Boca Grande. They will also cook your back bay catch. 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM and 6:00 to 9:00 on Friday and Saturday

Pink Elephant
Serving prime meat and seafood. Food is prepared in the Pinks old traditional favorites and some new dishes. Reservations suggested. Closed Mondays. (Closes for the summer June 11.)

PJ's Seagrill
Fine dining with a casual island atmosphere Lunch 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM Dinner 5:30 to 9:30 PM Closed Sunday
Reef Grill
8501 Placida Road • Across from Don Pedro State Park
The Temptation Restaurant and Bar
The menu at the Temptation is steeped in the island's local fishing. Fresh seafood and top quality steaks cooked to your liking. Reservations suggested. Lunch 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM and dinner 6:00 to 9:00 PM
Boca Grande Accommodations
The Innlet
(941) 964-2294
Located on the Boca Grande Bayou. They have pool, play area for children, grills, and dockage available.
Gasparilla Inn
(941) 964-2201
Established in 1912 this hotel caters to the touches of a bygone era. Excellent service, exceptional food, 18 hole golf coarse, a beach and tennis club and a spa.
The Anchor Inn
(941) 964-5600
Built in 1925 this Inn has one bedroom and efficiency suites right in Boca Grande's Historic District. They offer a tropical splash pool, use of a golf cart and laundry facilities.
Journey's End
(941) 964-2411
Cottages on the beach at 18th street. They offer full kitchens, cable TV, air conditioning, and outdoor beach shower.
Palmetto Inn
(941) 964-0410
Cottage-style apartments makeup this 1900 constructed home-turned-inn situated directly downtown. Fishermen's discount! 

The following offer rental accommodations.

Beachfront Properties of Boca Grande Inc. (941) 964-1618
Boca Bay Properties Inc. (800) 448-6011
Boca Grande Club (941) 964-2211
Boca Grande Real Estate Inc. (800) 881-2622 (800) 881-6287
Gasparilla Properties (877) GO-2-Boca
Grande Island Vacations (800) 962-3314
Gulf to Bay Properties (800) 771-4853
Parsley Baldwin Realty (800) 741-3074
Seale Family Inc. Realtors (941) 964-2210


Gasparilla Inn Marina
(941) 964-2777
The Gasparilla Inn Marina is the only on-island marina offering dry storage, but there is a waiting list. Located on the bayou, the marina can be accessed from the south at channel marker #2, or from the north by heading between markers #4 and #5. In addition to dry or wet storage, the marina has several full-time mechanics on duty and a well-stocked parts department.


Whiddens Marina
(941) 964-2878
Historic Whidden’s Marina, located south of channel marker #7 on Boca Bayou, has the distinction of being on the National Register of Historic Places. Boat rentals are available through Capt. Russ’ Boat Rentals. Fuel, live bait, ice, beverages.

Real Estate

Gasparilla Properties
Kevin Hyde, Realtor
Boca Grande, Florida
941-628-4730 Direct

Getting Here
Located in Lee County, Boca Grande is accessible by Fort Myers International Airport, Sarasota International Airport, and Tampa International Airport.

Coming from Tampa or Sarasota, take I-75 South to exit 194 (River Road SR 777). Follow River Road across US 41 until it becomes Dearborn Street E. and you reach the intersection of Dearborn and Pine St. Turn left onto Pine Street follow along until you reach the intersection of SR 776 and Pine. Go forward as Pine Street becomes Placida Road (SR 775). Follow 775 through Grove City and Placida, until you reach the turn off to the Boca Grande Causeway. Turn right to go through the toll booth ($4.00 per car) and follow Gasparilla Road into Boca Grande.

Coming from Fort Myers Airport, take I-75 North until you reach exit 179 Toledo Blade. Follow Toldeo Blade, cross US 41, and continue on until you reach SR 775. Turn right onto SR 775 heading north and go until you reach the intersection of SR 775 and SR 771. Turn left onto 771 and continue on until you reach the Boca Grande Causeway intersection. Turn right onto the Causeway and pay the toll, then follow Gasparilla Road into Boca Grande.


Boca Grande Seaplane, Inc.
(941) 964-0234 or 800-940-0234
Fly anywhere with Captain Mark Futch, CFI and pilot. Charters on demand. Pick ups/drop offs at any airport.

Boca Grande Fishing Guides Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 676
Boca Grande, Florida 33921