JW Marriott Marco Island
This breath-taking resort is located on three miles of pristine Southwest Florida beaches. After recently having a $225 million renovation and redesign, the on-site facilities and guestroom amenities are second to none and would be the perfect destination for a Floridian golf break. The 2 championship golf courses associated with this resort offer a unique challenge, fantastic views, and are located only 15 minutes’ drive away from the resort.
The Rookery Course is nestled in shallow wetlands that attract many species of birds. At more than 7100 yards in length, this course has generous fairways, large greens and 5 sets of tee boxes. The slightly shorter Hammock Bay Course has been designed to provide an enjoyable challenge to all golfers and features oak tree-lined fairways and undulating terrain.
Located on the beautiful Marco Island Beach, this luxury resort features 2 outdoor pools and 2 private 18-hole golf courses. The recent renovation has transformed this resort and it now features a private balcony, marble bathroom, and small fridge in every guestroom.
There are a total of 727 luxurious rooms available. All of the guest room balconies have been modernised with floor-to-ceiling tinted windows and sleek new outdoor furniture to relax on while watching the stunning views of Marco Island and the Gulf of Mexico. Rooms available- guest rooms, lanai suites, terrace penthouses, gulf front suites, and presidential suites.
Restaurant & Bars
The numerous dining options at JW Marriott Marco Island include tropical cuisine and south-western Florida charm. If you are looking for a more relaxed meal then head to Tropiks or Quinns for casual beach dining and tropical island food. If you prefer a more formal meal then look no further than Kurrents offering the finest seafood, steak and Asian food, and also Korals which is a very modern cocktail and sushi restaurant. There are also restaurants at the two golf courses (Rookery and Hammock Bay).
Spa & Leisure
The Spa at Marco island is one of Florida’s premier spa resorts and is the perfect place to rejuvenate after a long day playing golf. There are numerous treatments available including massages, facials, body treatments, and salon & nail services.
There are no direct flights from the UK. A 1-stop flight would involve stopping at Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) and then continuing on to Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW). Flight time is approximately 14.5 hours overall. Marco Island Resort is 1 hours’ drive from RSW airport.
On Site Activities
Four tennis courts, basketball and volleyball courts are available for the more active golfers and if you want to relax after a long day on the golf course then look no further than the ‘Chickee Huts’ – thatched roof cabanas located on the beach.
If you are in the mood for some fun in the sun then this resort offers an endless array of activities and recreation options such as sailing, water sports, everglades excursions, and of course the 2 exclusive golf courses. Outside of the resort, Naples Botanical Gardens are definitely worth a visit. If you are into history then head to the Marco Island Historical Museum.
Golf courses at JW Marriott Marco Island
Hammock Bay Course
Hammock Bay Golf Course, located on Marco Island right near Naples, FL, is one of the best golf courses in the area. Designed by Peter Jacobsen and Jim Hardy, golfers will encounter water in play in some shape or form on 14 holes, and 54 bunkers of various shapes and sizes are located near the landing zones and greens. Hammock Bay is a great test of golf for all players.
The Rookery Course
The Rookery Course, located on Marco Island, is a favorite of guests traveling into the Naples area. Recently re-designed by Robert Cupp Jr., this course features big greens, wide fairways and the occasional waste bunker. A great track for high and low handicappers, The Rookery is incredibly playable. As one of the top rated courses in the area, The Rookery is a great stop during your next Naples golf trip.
Book your package at JW Marriott Marco Island
Experience a world of bliss at this magnificent beachfront resort. The lavish spa and fantastic onsite facilities coupled with the two exclusive championship golf courses located nearby will provide everything you need for an unforgettable golfing holiday in Naples.