Rotunda Country Club, Long Marsh in Rotunda West, near Fort Myers, Florida as seen from the air is a vast, circular development of housing and golf courses. Rotunda Country Club, Long Marsh seen from ground level is a beautiful world of gently rolling fairways that meander through more than 300 acres of natural Florida scrubland. Rotunda Country Club’s fairways and greens are bordered by old-growth native pines, live oaks and palms, natural bunkers, lakes and marshes, where each hole is an new adventure all its own; each has its own distinctive character and, with 27 holes to play, Long Marsh will provide an enjoyable day for not only golf, but for spotting the local wildlife that flourishes among it natural wetlands and marshes
This Ted McAnlis-designed course opened in February of 1999 and is enjoyable for golfers of all levels. Four sets of tee boxes provide course distances ranging from 7120 yard to 5257 yards. Amenities include extensive practice facilities, a snack bar and a well-stocked pro shop
Green Fees: from $44 to $60 depending upon the season, day of week, time of day, etc. As always, green fees are subject to change, so please check with the golf club for up to date rates; the number is listed below.
Rotunda Golf Club, 20 White Marsh Rd ., Rotonda West, FL 33947-2181 (941) 698-0918; Fax: (941) 698-7543
Where to Stay
Well, as you probably know, there are a lot of options in the Fort Myers area. My own personal choice would be the Embassy Suites Fort Myers, Estero. It's predictable; you always know what you're getting and it's close enough to the airport and all the local attractions. Compare Prices for nights at Embassy Suites Fort Myers, Estero
Should you wish to try for something that might fit your budget a little better, you can also check out my two area hotel guides:
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How to Get There:
Naples & Fort Myers are served by the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) located about 26 miles north of Naples in Fort Myers which, in turn, is served by almost all major US airlines, including United, Delta, Continental, US Air, AirTran, American, and Northwest.
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