About Gateway, Florida

Gateway is a vibrant and active community of gated neighborhoods with homes for a wide range of lifestyles and budgets. This 3,000-acre master-planned community boasts fine schools and a booming business park, making it widely viewed as Southwest Florida's most complete community. Gateway's extensive list of amenities is one of the reasons why it's so attractive to potential buyers.

World-Class Golf

Golf enthusiasts will love the Tom Fazio-designed course at The Club at Gateway. It's been ranked as one of the "Top Ten Best Courses to Play in Southwest Florida" by Florida Golf News, and it features 18 championship holes with rolling emerald greens and a thoughtfully designed layout that provides challenging levels of play for golfers of all skills. The course also features a 20-acre practice facility and a revamped "Golf Improvement Center" designed by course architect Ron Garl.

Space to Play, Relax and Enjoy Life

Local Parks

This sprawling community houses over 15 miles of trails for walking, jogging, and biking that meander through the golf course, lakes, and nature preserves in the community. There's even a dedicated dog park that features separate fenced areas for large and small dogs, so everyone is happy. Families can make use of the tot lot and nearby playground, while everyone can relax in one of the shaded picnic areas complete with a BBQ grill.

Fort Myers Outdoor Recreation

Outside the community, the Greater Fort Myers area offers eco-adventures for history buffs and nature enthusiasts from the Calusa Indian Mound to paddling the tidal lagoon in Lovers Key State Park.

The Club at Gateway

Residents can take advantage of the Southwest Florida weather with a variety of recreational activities designed for members of all ages and fitness levels.

Newly Renovated Clubhouse

The Club at Gateway recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation project which expanded the dining facilities and fitness center as well as adding more opportunities for organized play. In addition to golf, the Club now boasts pickle ball, basketball, volleyball, and bocce ball courts at its Gateway Fun Park. The lighted Har-Tru tennis facility continues to provide hours of play as well as an active schedule of tournaments. For water enthusiasts, the Olympic-sized swimming pool area features lap lanes as well as a poolside bar and beach entry. The adjacent soccer complex combines six fields with a baseball diamond to provide convenient options for participation in kid's leagues and other club sports.

Inside the sprawling clubhouse, a newly expanded 24-hour fitness center features an aerobics studio as well as the latest in cardio and strength equipment. An active schedule of dance, yoga, and other conditioning classes ensures members can socialize while receiving guidance from a fitness professional.

Something for Everyone

The Gateway Community has something for everyone, including dining options. Residents can dine al fresco on the Verandah overlooking the 10th tee or enjoy more formal ambiance at the Griffin Dining Room, the site of themed dinners throughout the year as well as celebrations and other seasonal events. Offering half-priced Happy Hours, the Grille & Pub continues to serve as a go-to for a quick breakfast, sandwich, or post-golf libation.


For East Coast visitors and snowbirds, the Gateway Community offers a convenient sneak peek at the Boston Red Sox during spring training. JetBlue Park, which was designed as an exact replica of Boston's Fenway Park, is just one mile from Gateway. The Complex holds 11,000 fans and boasts six lighted practice fields available for use by Lee County's youth sports programs in between spring training.

Perfectly Situated

Gateway's location is also a major draw for many residents. It's located in Fort Myers off Daniels Parkway, east of I-75, and offers quick access to Regional Southwest Airport. This location is close to many Southwest Florida attractions, including Gulf beaches, Whole Foods, Bell Tower Shops, Florida Gulf Coast University, and the Fort Myers River District.

If you're considering a move to Florida and want to live in a community that has it all, Gateway is definitely worth checking out. It's a place where you can enjoy a variety of activities, make new friends, and create memories that will last a lifetime. So, go ahead and explore the pages for each of the subdivisions within this wonderful community. And if you need help pinpointing your search for the perfect Gateway home, we are here to help.