As of 2016, things to do near Rotonda West, Florida include visiting Cape Haze Pioneer State Park, taking a tour with Phoenix Rising Kayak Tours, or playing a round or two of golf at the Rotonda Golf and Country Club. The Cape Haze Pioneer State Park is home to the Placida Bunk House, once part of the Charlotte's Harbor and Northern Railroad. This is one of the sites along the roughly three-mile long trail suitable for walking or biking.Continue Reading
The Phoenix Rising Kayak Tours company offers guided tours of Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Englewood and Charlotte Harbor. The guides are certified Master Florida Naturalists, leading kayakers to the best spots to view manatees, dolphins and an assortment of marine birds. Mountain bike tours are also offered through Amberjack Environmental Park and Oyster Creek. Riders must bring their own bikes.
The Rotonda Golf and Country Club is home to five championship courses: Pinemoor, The Palms, The Hills, The Links and The Long Marsh. Memberships are available, but individual reservations and tee times are offered. The Rotonda Golf Academy offers private lessons both on and off the course. The on-site Hills Restaurant offers plated dinners, a buffet, appetizers and a full bar.Learn more about Geography