Exquisite Pelican Bay Luxury Homes for Sale: Discover Luxury Living

Pelican Bay is nestled between Vanderbilt beach on North and Park Shore on south. It is more than just a fabulous place to live, it’s a vibrant, welcoming gated community that provides more than most developments. Carefully planned infrastructure, amenities, and green space make this one of Southwest Florida’s best-planned communities, delivering a serene living environment to residents and visitors since its 1972 beginnings. Pelican Bay offers 95 different communities, a mix of single-family homes and condominiums, which are spread out over 3.25 square miles, all having easy access to 88 acres of parks and recreation areas.

To top it off, three pristine miles of white-sandy beaches, with two private beach clubs and beachside dining, make this the ideal place to take in the famous nightly Florida sunsets. With luxury living and exclusive amenities, Pelican Bay redefines what a beachside private community is, delivering everyday conveniences, plenty of housing options at various price points, the natural environment, and some of the friendliest people you will find in South Florida.

We invite you to explore Pelican Bay to its fullest, search and preview properties below as well as read the additional content after the properties/map.

Pelican Bay Naples Properties For Sale

Discover Exclusive Living with Matt Brown

Embark on a journey with Matt Brown, a seasoned real estate expert specializing in Naples luxury properties. Matt Brown boasts two decades of experience and an impressive $600 million in property sales in the luxury real estate market. With a wealth of experience and a keen understanding of the neighborhood’s unique offerings, Matt is your trusted guide to unparalleled living in Pelican Bay. Whether you’re looking for beachfront luxury homes or vibrant tennis and golf communities, let Matt Brown lead the way to your dream residence. Experience Pelican Bay living with Matt Brown by your side.

What Makes Pelican Bay Stand Out?

  • A true community with over 6,500 residences in 95 associations.
  • A diverse range of homes covering everything from condos of all kinds to magnificent private homes in neighborhoods or gated communities.
  • The fabulous private beach club with tram service through Clam’s Pass for easy access, fitness classes, beachside dining at 2 restaurants, and 3 miles of North and South Beach paradise. The clubs are well maintained, attended with lounge chairs and umbrella service, making it easy to relax.
  • A golfing haven – Club Pelican Bay is home to 27 championship holes and is one of the top private golf communities in Naples.

  • A vibrant tennis community with tennis leagues, round-robins, professional instruction, or special events, there is something for every ability level across 18 courts.

  • High-quality community amenities – Owners in Pelican Bay also enjoy a beautiful community center, fitness center, and wellness studio.
  • Natural beauty – Take a trip on the tram North or South and soak in the incredible views, from Inner and Outer Clam Bay, through the fabulous mangrove forest. Teaming with incredible wildlife, Clam Pass Park provides natural beauty everywhere.

Exclusive Amenities

Pelican Bay is a premier luxury community offering diverse amenities.

  • The clubhouse is a social hub, and there’s a 27-hole golf course for enthusiasts. A restaurant and fitness options, including aerobics and dance, cater to residents.
  • Tennis is highlighted with 18 courts and a dedicated Tennis Center. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy walking and biking trails, bocce ball, basketball, softball/baseball, soccer fields, and scenic lakes.
  • Racquetball courts, golf practice areas, and a putting green are available for sports enthusiasts. Leisure spots like the Gazebo, Croquet Court/Lawn, and outdoor patios provide relaxing moments.
  • Community well-being is a priority with three fitness centers, a community center, and a solar-powered tram system for beach access. Two oceanfront beach clubs and a private beach complete the coastal experience.
  • Multi-purpose meeting rooms, arts and crafts studios, and card rooms add to the community spirit.

The Pelican Bay community seamlessly blends luxury living with vibrant amenities, defining a unique living experience.

Elevated Lifestyle Memberships

Pelican Bay residents can access The Club Pelican Bay, a private country club offering various membership choices like equity and non-equity golf, limited golf, or social dining to the Pelican Bay community.

For Bay Colony residents, exclusive memberships include the Bay Colony Beach Club and Tennis Club, with access to a dedicated concierge service. They’re also eligible for membership at the prestigious Estates at Bay Colony Golf Course.

While Pelican Bay amenities are inclusive, membership at the Pelican Bay Golf Club is optional. The initiation fee for golf membership is $130,000, with annual dues just under $14,000, providing an additional layer of choice for residents seeking an elevated experience.

Pelican Bay also extends a summer golf membership for $45,000, with yearly dues below $6,500 which provides access to unlimited golf in the off-season (May through October) as well as a social membership for $25,000, with yearly dues below $4,000. This grants access to dining, events, and various activities.

Contact Matt Brown for more details on the Pelican Bay memberships and waiting lists.

Pelican Bay Real Estate Highlights

The Pelican Bay neighborhood is approximately 3 miles North to South along the Gulf of Mexico and 1 mile from East to West from US 41 to the waterfront. Contact Matt Brown to find waterfront homesluxury condos & homes for sale in Pelican Bay.

  • 6,500 residences in 95 associations at build-out.
  • 3.25 square miles with 88 acres of parks and recreation green space.
  • The Pelican Bay tram system golf cart shuttles make 900,000 trips annually for residents to easily access the 2 private beach clubs and restaurants within Pelican Bay.

  • Pelican Bay real estate consists of 717 single family homes and 5,550 condominiums.

  • 41 single-family homes sold in Pelican Bay in 2023 at an average price of $2,733,125 ($1,031 per square foot) and an average of 2,580 square feet. The highest home sale price of 2023 in Pelican Bay was $4,950,000 for a modern detached villa in Cocobay with 3,059 square feet of living space, 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, and golf course views.
  • 226 condominiums sold in Pelican Bay in 2023 at an average price of $1,605,925 ($775 per square foot) and an average of 1,963 square feet. The highest condo sale price of 2023 in Pelican Bay was $8,750,000 for a 3rd-floor corner unit at Mystique built in 2019 with 5,280 square feet of living space, 5 bedrooms, and 4.5 baths.
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Club Pelican Bay

Established in 1980, Club Pelican Bay is a private, Member-owned gem in Naples, Florida. With 27 championship golf holes divided into three 9-hole courses named Club, Pelican, and Bay, it caters to golf enthusiasts.

It was originally crafted by renowned golf course architect Arthur Hills in 1980. A 2019 renovation by Ron Forse further elevated the course’s stature, ensuring a premier golfing experience.

Spanning nearly 240 acres, the club’s focal point is the 50,000-square-foot Clubhouse, designed in Florida Vernacular style and completed in 2017. This hub offers multiple dining venues for members and their guests, enhancing the overall experience.

In addition to the Clubhouse, Club Pelican Bay boasts a new Spa & Fitness Center, Golf Shop, and locker rooms, enriching the wellness and recreational aspects for its discerning members.

While golf privileges are not an inherent community amenity, Club Pelican Bay extends flexible membership options to residents, making it an exclusive haven for those seeking a refined golfing lifestyle.

Pelican Bay Club Amenities

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Beach Club

In addition to golf, Pelican Bay residents revel in an exclusive beachfront lifestyle with two resident-only beach clubs. These clubs redefine luxury living with fine dining, sailing, paddle boards, and canoes, all set against the backdrop of breathtaking sunsets along 2 miles of natural beachfront.

This master-planned community sets the gold standard for a grand Florida beachfront experience. Residents indulge in the beachside concierge service for lounges, chairs, and umbrellas. The community is adorned with a natural waterway pass and estuary system, creating a serene coastal environment thus completing the picture of a truly luxurious beachfront lifestyle in Pelican Bay.

Pelican Bay Club Beach Club Amenities

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Pelican Bay Neighborhoods

Pelican Bay embodies diversity with 58 unique neighborhoods, featuring 6,500 homes. Pelican Bay properties for sale range from grand estates to high-rise luxury condos, and cozy villas, each residence prioritizes low-maintenance living.

Let’s explore these exquisite Pelican Bay neighborhoods.


  • Cap Ferrat
  • Claridge
  • Coronado
  • Dorchester
  • Glenview
  • Grosvenor
  • Heron
  • Marbella
  • Montenero
  • Mystique
  • St. Kitts
  • St. Laurent
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Maarten
  • St. Marissa
  • St. Nicole
  • St. Pierre
  • St. Raphael
  • St. Thomas
  • St. Tropez
  • Stratford


  • Avalon
  • Barrington Club
  • Breakwater
  • Calais
  • Chanteclair Maisonettes
  • Chateaumere Royale
  • Crescent
  • Glencove
  • Hyde Park
  • Interlachen
  • L’Ambiance
  • Laurel Oaks
  • Lugano
  • Pebble Creek
  • Renaissance
  • Sanctuary
  • Serendipity
  • St. Simone
  • St. Vincent’s
  • Valencia
  • Willow Brook

If you want to have a look at many more luxury condos in and around Naples Fl, check out our dedicated article.


  • Barrington
  • Cambridge
  • Georgetown
  • Jamestown
  • Oakmont
  • Pelican Bay Woods
  • Pinecrest
  • Pointe Verde
  • The Village
  • Waterford


  • Bay Villas
  • Beauville
  • Bridge Way
  • Cannes
  • Carlton Place
  • Chanteclair Manor
  • Cocobay
  • Crown Colony
  • Grand Bay
  • Interlachen
  • Isle Verde
  • Las Brisas
  • Lugano
  • Oak Lake Sanctuary
  • San Marino
  • Sand Pointe
  • St. Andrews
  • The Pointe
  • Tierra Mar
  • Villa Coronado
  • Villa Lantana
  • Villas at Pelican Bay

To discover additional sought-after luxury communities in Naples, feel free to explore our specialized guide. If you’re considering investing in a penthouse, check out our detailed overview on the ‘Investment Potential of Penthouses‘.

Dining, Shopping and Entertainment

Whatever your tastes, there are plenty of places to dine and things to do within Pelican Bay and the surrounding area to ensure everyone is happy. Starting with dining, there are a plethora of choices, but highlights have to be the Sandbar Restaurant at South Commons, along with Marker 36 at North Commons; both offer an unforgettable beachfront dining experience. If you want to grab a bite to eat after you visit the Apple Store or Tesla dealer, the Waterside Shops also has great choices and consistent quality at True Food Kitchen, Bricktops, and Brio. Other nearby dining destinations that provide unique atmospheres and quality experiences are at the northern end of Pelican Bay within the Ritz-Carlton resort: Terrazza, The Grill, and Gumbo Limbo, which happens to also be beachside dining. Restaurants and Dining+

Your everyday grocery needs are taken care of at The Marketplace, where you can find Publix, alongside a variety of other essential stores including Stein Mart, CVS, and banking outlets. Also found close to Pelican Bay is Whole Foods, ensuring plenty of choices when it comes to the essentials.

For your specific shopping needs, the luxury Waterside Shops has you covered. With more than 60 stores set within an elegant outdoor retail environment, including Louis Vuitton, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lilly Pulitzer, and more. Everyday shopping is available throughout Naples, and a quick trip to Coconut Point in Bonita Springs will give you additional options.

Things To Do In Pelican Bay

One of the most vibrant golfing communities in the region is found in Pelican Bay. Club Pelican Bay (private) is championship level, provides access to the exceptional clubhouse, and is a great place to unwind over food and drinks after a day on the course.  Designed by golf course architect Arthur Hill, the course opened in 1980 and has been owned by the residents since 1992. For more information on the Top 15 Naples Private Golf Courses, check out these blog posts.
Another way to keep busy in the beautiful outdoor surroundings, is to get involved in Pelican Bay’s tennis scene which occupies 18 courts around the community (one tennis center to the north and one to the south). The Pelican Bay Tennis Center, among Southwest Florida’s most active, hosts annual events like the Pro Exhibition, Pro League, championships, and the Grand Slam Series. With a variety of competitions and instruction, there is something for every level of tennis player.
Pelican Bay offers three fitness centers within the neighborhood. Residents enjoy beachside indoor/outdoor classes, traditional strength training, and spa services by appointment. For those seeking adventure and a more active lifestyle, there are miles of mangrove-lined estuaries to explore by water and 88 acres of parkland to bike or rollerblade. With over 300 days of sunshine a year, you will have plenty of opportunities to stay active.

Residents can enjoy the serene Gulf waters with sailboats provided by the Pelican Bay Foundation’s Sailing Club. Experienced sailors can glide along the shoreline, while canoes are available for rent to paddle through the tranquil back-bay waters, surrounded by Florida’s impressive natural beauty. Boating+

The beaches within Pelican Bay have two access points via the tram system, which is a great way to see scenic views of the entire bay if you aren’t up for walking. The North Beach offers a more relaxed ambiance and is ideal for quiet morning walks along the pristine beach, dolphin watching, and just taking a step back from daily life to relax.  South Beach is more family orientated, with volleyball, sea kayaks, and a number of eating options to keep you fueled during the day.

With a library and a community center hub, here is yet another reason why Pelican Bay provides a real sense of community. The center itself is over 25,000 square feet and is a host to an array of events and amenities for residents, including a wellness studio and fitness center as well as a dedicated art studio. Every year there are a number of social and cultural events hosted in the community center for those who like to stay socially active.

If you are an art enthusiast, the Artis Naples and Baker Museum are two favorites. Home to the Naples Philharmonic, Artis Naples and Baker Museum also hosts a full calendar of art exhibits and shows, along with a range of cultural activities. Check out Naples Art Scene+ for more information.

Popular for residents and visitors to the area alike, the Naples Grande Beach Resort to the south of Pelican Bay offers exceptional accommodation and a range of amenities, while the Inn at Pelican Bay brings beachside style and lavish accommodation. Visitors can also choose the fabulous beachfront resort Ritz-Carlton Naples which is located north of Pelican Bay, as their base for exploring this fantastic area. This trifecta conveniently offers residents the privilege of hosting guests at these nearby luxury hotels. Delve deeper into these exquisite accommodations in our dedicated article on ‘Luxury Hotels.‘ Regardless of where you stay, make sure you make reservations at Gumbo Limbo or the Turtle Club, both offer beachside dining and incredible sunset experiences.


Naples has an excellent reputation for its education department, with the Collier County Public Schools District winning an “A-” rating from the Florida Department of Education three years running. As of the 2021-2022 school year, there are approximately 54,000 students and over 100 public and private schools throughout Collier County with a wide choice of both public and private schools around the Pelican Bay neighborhood, including:


  • Sea Gate Elementary
  • Pine Ridge Middle School
  • Barron Collier High School
  • Mason Classical Academy (Charter)
  • Naples Classical Academy (Charter)


  • Saint Ann School
  • Community School of Naples
  • Seacrest Country Day School
  • The Village School

Visit GreatSchools.org/florida/naples for more options and information.

Prime Location

Pelican Bay enjoys a prime location, sandwiched between three miles of pristine beaches and U.S. Highway 41. Nestled along the Gulf of Mexico, it’s bordered by Seagate Drive, Tamiami Trail (US-41), and Vanderbilt Beach Road. Conveniently situated in unincorporated Collier County, residents have easy access to renowned spots like Mercato, the Ritz-Carlton, Waterside Shops, and Artis-Naples. Pelican Bay, often recognized as North Naples, lies west of 41, south of Vanderbilt Beach Rd, and north of Pine Ridge Rd, making it effortlessly accessible from multiple routes.

Nearby Places to Visit (Drive time)

  • Waterside Shops – 4 minutes
  • Mercato – 6 minutes
  • Clam Pass Park – 6 minutes
  • Clam Pass Beach – 7 minutes
  • Naples Park – 8 minutes
  • Vanderbilt Beach – 8 minutes
  • The Village Shops on Venetian Bay – 8 minutes
  • The Point Beach – 11 minutes
  • Downtown Old Naples – 12 minutes
  • Delnor-Wiggings Pass State Park – 12 minutes
  • Naples Zoo at Carribbean Gardens – 13 minutes
  • Conservancy of Southwest Florida – 13 minutes
  • Lowdermilk Park – 13 minutes
  • Cambier Park – 15 minutes
  • Elite Carriage – 17 minutes
  • Banyan Tree – 18 minutes
  • East Naples Pickleball Center with 64 Courts – 20 minutes
  • Collier Museum at the Government Center – 21 minutes
  • Naples Botanical Garden – 22 minutes
  • Crews’ Cape – 25 minutes
  • Big Hickory Beach – 25 minutes
  • Lovers Key State Park – 28 minutes
  • Barefoot Beach County Preserve – 28 minutes
  • Mound House – 38 minutes
  • Marco Island – 42 minutes
  • Sanibel Island – 1 hour 7 minutes

Pelican Bay Naples: Proximity to Airports (Drive time)

  • Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) – 33 minutes
  • Naples Airport (APF)- 17 minutes
  • Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) – 1 hour 1 minute
  • Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)- 1 hour 51 minutes
  • Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) – 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Miami International Airport (MIA) – 2 hours 16 minutes
  • Tampa International Airport (TPA) – 2 hours 26 minutes

Embark on Your Pelican Bay Adventure Now

Seize the opportunity to explore Pelican Bay’s luxurious lifestyle with Matt Brown as your dedicated guide. With extensive experience and a commitment to understanding your distinct preferences, Matt ensures a seamless transition to your dream residence. Let’s start this exciting journey together, transforming your real estate aspirations into a reality in the breathtaking community of Pelican Bay.


Pelican Bay FAQs

  1. How many homes are in Pelican Bay?
    Pelican Bay comprises 6,500 residences, including single-family homes, high-rise condos, and luxury apartments, spread across 95 distinct and luxurious associations.
  2. How large is Pelican Bay Naples?
    Pelican Bay covers 2,330 acres. The developer aimed to conserve the Clam Bay ecosystem, now Pelican Bay, and include its three-mile white sand beach, which is accessible to all residents.
  3. Does Pelican Bay have a beach?
    Yes, Pelican Bay boasts nearly 3 miles of pristine beaches. Attentive staff offer assistance with lounge chairs, umbrellas, cabanas, sailboats, kayaks, and other equipment for members and guests.
  4. What is the Pelican Bay tram system?
    The tram system comprises dozens of solar-powered vehicles that shuttle residents to the beach, restaurants, bars, and conservation areas. With eight stations along a raised berm conservation area, it connects to boardwalks through the mangroves.
  5. How many tennis courts does Pelican Bay have?
    Pelican Bay offers 26 hydro tennis courts across three locations. This includes 18 Har-Tru courts at two community locations. Additionally, a Racquets Center is being developed within the adjacent Pelican Bay Community Park, which will feature 8 Har-Tru tennis courts.
  6. How many Pickleball Courts are planned for Pelican Bay Community Park?
    There are plans for 20 pickleball courts, with 50% accessible to the public. The estimated opening is early 2025, subject to change.
  7. Where is the Pelican Bay Community Park located?
    The Pelican Bay Community Park is situated at 764 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples, FL 34108.