Home to some of the world's most beautiful beaches, Marco Island offers access to both the Gulf of Mexico and the mangrove-lined estuaries of the Ten Thousand Islands. Marco Island's mood shifts from sophisticated resort area to historic and funky fishing village. Boating is a way of life here; many homes and rentals are on the water. Bring your appetite for seafood, which you can catch yourself or find at a local restaurant. For hidden gems, seek out the picturesque waterfront restaurants in the communities of Goodland and Isles of Capri. Visitors have their choice of beachfront resort hotels, vacation rental properties and more. See all things to do on Marco Island.