Cape Coral is known as the “Waterfront Wonderland” Renowned waterfront living, gulf coast beaches, and verdant golf courses make Cape Coral an appealing destination. Known as the waterfront paradise, Cape Coral is a vibrant and friendly community with all the beauty that you expect from Southwest Florida. Cape Coral has more than 400 miles of canals, boating, fishing and water sports are a significant enhancement to the quality of life. Located near Fort Myers and within sight of the glimmering Gulf of Mexico, and don’t forget the golf courses, tennis courts, athletic parks and nature preserves. Listed in Forbes 2016 top 10 “Best Places to Invest” and Forbes 2016 top 25 “Best Places to Retire“, there are many reasons why its a great area to be in.