Paradise Coast Beach Conditions
Top Ranked Beaches
"Dr. Beach" has ranked Barefoot Beach in north Naples as the #6 best beach in the USA for 2013!
Marco Island is ranked #3 in the 2013 TripAdvisor Reader's Choice Poll of the Top Ten U.S. Islands.
Marco Island is also named one of the 100 Places That Will Change Your Child's Life in the new National Geographic Book by the same name. Learn about the amazing Dolphin Explorer trip and enjoy the wonderful beach resorts in this new book by National Geographic Traveler editor-in-chief Keith Bellows.
Naples' beaches ranked No. 13 in TripAdvisor.com's 2011 Travelers' Choice for Best Beaches in the United States.
Did you know that Keewaydin Island, an eight-mile-long barrier island beach between Naples and Marco Island, was named one of the Top Ten Secret Beaches of the South by Southern Living magazine? It's definitely worth a visit, but is only accessible by boat. Rent one, hire a captain or take one of the area sightseeing cruises that includes a stop on these beautiful white sands.
The coast is clear. View the live web cams to see how things look on Naples and Marco Island beaches.
Check the weather on Collier County's Online Weather Center page and see a live view of the bay at Isles of Capri near Marco Island. Insider tip: This is a great kayaking spot!Back to top of page