Lely Resort

Lely Resort

Welcome to Lely Resort

Where luxury meets leisure in every corner

Tucked away in Naples, FL, Lely Resort exemplifies the very essence of upscale Floridian living. Set against nearly 3,000 acres of azure lakes and pristine preserves, this community is a testament to luxury infused with nature's serenity. Lely Resort is not just about sophisticated homes; it's about an enriched lifestyle. From the plethora of amenity-filled clubhouses to three championship golf courses, the offerings are as vast as they are impressive. The resort-like ambiance extends to every nook and cranny, making each day feel like a vacation.

Within Lely Resort, various housing styles cater to different tastes and needs, ranging from townhomes and villas to custom-built estates. With all these options, residents have the luxury to choose a home that resonates best with their lifestyle. What’s more, the community is non-age-restricted, making it a haven for individuals and families of all ages.

What to Love

  • Resort-Style Living: With clubhouses and world-class amenities
  • Golf Lover's Paradise: Three championship golf courses
  • Community Vibe: Warm, friendly neighborhoods
  • Endless Amenities: A 20,000 square foot Players Club & Spa
  • Diverse housing options: Competitive market with high appreciation

Local Lifestyle

Living in Lely Resort means embracing an active and indulgent lifestyle. It's where you can start your mornings with a rejuvenating yoga session at the outdoor yoga garden, indulge in a mid-day spa treatment, and end your day with a scenic walk around the azure lakes. The community buzzes with energy, be it through aqua fitness classes in the outdoor lap pool or competitive games on the Har-Tru tennis courts. For those who prefer a slower pace, lounging by the lagoon-style pool with a book in hand or sipping tropical drinks at the Tiki Bar makes for a perfect day.

Dining and Entertainment

While the community itself offers numerous dining and entertainment spots, the nearby 5th Avenue South is a bustling route filled with unique boutiques, world-class restaurants, and vibrant entertainment options. A short drive away, residents can indulge in gourmet meals and shopping sprees or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll amidst the lively ambiance.

Things to Do

The heart and soul of Lely Resort is undeniably the Players Club & Spa. This nine-acre tropical oasis promises unparalleled luxury. From a state-of-the-art fitness center and aerobics studio to a full-service spa, the possibilities are endless. For those looking to relax, the lagoon-style pool, adorned with picturesque waterfalls and cabanas, offers the perfect respite. On the flip side, sports enthusiasts can revel in the 12 lighted Har-Tru tennis courts or shoot some hoops at the half basketball court.

Another gem in the Lely Resort crown is its golf courses. These championship courses are perfect for both beginners looking to learn and seasoned players looking to challenge their skills. Scenic views, well-maintained greens, and a community of fellow golf enthusiasts make every round a memorable experience.

Overview for Lely Resort, FL

7,058 people live in Lely Resort, where the median age is 59.4 and the average individual income is $58,297. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

59.4 years

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Around Lely Resort, FL

There's plenty to do around Lely Resort, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweeties at Verona Walk, Nauti Exposures, and Back-Water Adventures.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.54 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.62 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.04 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.81 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.95 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.82 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lely Resort, FL

Lely Resort has 3,646 households, with an average household size of 1.94. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lely Resort do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,058 people call Lely Resort home. The population density is 1,414.8 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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44.62 / 55.38%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
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Schools in Lely Resort, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Lely Resort. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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9th - 12th
Parkside Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Lely Elementary School
PreK - 5th
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