Wild Pines of Bonita Bay
Travel Blogs from Bonita Springs
Casey and I pulled into a very cozy RV park named the "Naples RV Resort". Once again, I find that the term "Resort" is being used very liberally. When I think of a "Resort”, I envision high end amenities, attentive and plentiful wait-staff, a variety of activities and services, and a high level of quality furnishings. The actual definition of "Resort” is “A place that is a popular destination for vacations or recreation, or which is ...
... It always amazes me to see all the tropical plants growing outside down here!! We enjoyed the butterfly garden & a neat container garden using all sorts of different household items!
... at art galleries. This town of 700 or so mostly free spirits is an oft-cited exemplar of "Old Florida." Even the residents routinely use that term to describe their town and its groovy vibe and funky charm.
We were also able to squeeze in a few wildlife outings and capture some pretty amazing pictures of local creatures enjoying the weather. If ...
... both. All the usual stores (Dillard's, SteinMart, Tuesday Morning, Sweetpea, Bealls) within a few miles. EvenBMO/Harris and of course TD for the Canadians. Then came Friday 13th. I can only say that it hit the fan. Went shopping a.m., got home for lunch - no keys. Locked out. Condo Mgmt. office closed for 2 days vacation. Mary Ann ****** (guess who lost the keys! Not Mary Ann). I let myself into the locked up management building (don't ask), let ...
... gator encounters - the canoes are metal so we should be fine....
Wednesday 4th Dec
After a somewhat noisy (various rustlings, buzzings, chirrupings and what I thought might be a toad but I think was another camper snoring...) and slightly restless night (convinced we were going to be visited by rabid cougars), we got ourselves together, realised we'd been eaten alive by Mosquitos so doused ourselves in deet once more, rebuilt the fire ...
Other places to stay in Bonita Springs
5001 Coconut Road, Bonita Springs | 4 star hotelfrom $167
27891 Crown Lake Boulevard, Bonita Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $74
8901 Highland Woods Blvd., Bonita Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $84
3401 Bay Commons Drive, Bonita Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $74
11800 Coconut Plantation Drive, Bonita Springs | 4 star hotelfrom $186
27900 Crown Lake Blvd, Bonita Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $73
28600 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $75
27991 Oakland Drive, Bonita Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $69
9800 Bonita Beach Rd., Bonita Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $71