Minto Communities has introduced a whole new lifestyle option to The Isles of Collier Preserve in Naples – the Coastal Cottages Collection. Four fully furnished model homes were opened in June and additional residential sites were launched in July. The initial sale of 16 pre-designed homes, starting at $500, was booked by home buyers during opening weekend.
The new Coastal Cottages neighborhood is located on 150 residential sites near the entrance to the Collier Islands Preserve and offers convenient access to the Cormorant Nature Trail, one of many walking trails in the community.
Fully furnished Coastal Cottages models are now open for viewing. Designed in the classic coastal architectural style seen throughout the community, Coastal Cottages feature charming porches, rear-entry garages, and open spaces that are thoughtfully planned for relaxing at home as well as entertaining guests.
“We are very excited to introduce Minto’s new Coastal Cottages at The Isles of Collier Preserve,” said Steve Svopa, president of Minto Communities USA Southeast Division. “Coastal Cottages welcome our buyers who want to downsize and enjoy the freedom of a housekeeping-inclusive home while taking advantage of the beautiful natural surroundings and many luxury resort-style amenities offered at The Isles of Collier Preserve. ”
The floor plans of the Coastal Cottages are named after the beautiful islands in the area: Captiva, Marco, Sanibel and Useppa. All models feature two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage, with some floor plans including a den/hobby room. Home designs feature high ceilings and transom and dormer windows to maximize natural light. Additional distinctive design elements include vaulted and beamed ceilings that define the spaces, recessed lighting and more.
Spacious living rooms open to dining rooms that can accommodate six to eight people. The well-appointed kitchens include double sinks, 42-inch upper wooden cabinets, a pantry and a large serving and seating island. The master suites have walk-in closets and a luxurious master bathroom with double sinks, large walk-in shower and private toilet.
The Marco is 1,806 square feet total with 1,204 square feet under air, and the Sanibel is 1,924 square feet total with 1,321 square feet under air. These two models have two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a two-car garage. The Captiva is 2,119 square feet total with 1,466 square feet under air, and the Useppa is 2,094 square feet total with 1,378 square feet under air. These two models include an additional recreation/hobby room.
Just four miles from downtown Naples, the Collier Islands Preserve has more than 1,300 acres of the community’s 2,400 acres dedicated to natural habitat and nature preserves connected by miles of scenic recreational trails for biking and hiking and waterways for kayaking.
Amenities include The Isles Club which features a zero-entry pool, separate lap pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, pickleball, tennis and bocce courts with lighting for nighttime games and more Again. The residents-exclusive Overlook Bar & Grill, modeled after an Old Florida waterfront bar, offers breathtaking views of the Cypress Waterway and beautiful Southwest Florida sunsets. There is also a Canine Cove dog park for the enjoyment of the four-legged residents of the community.
In addition to new Coastal Cottages, Minto offers a selection of luxury villas and single-family homes at The Isles of Collier Preserve. The homes are designed for casual contemporary living with prices ranging from $400 to over $1.5 million.
The Isles of Collier Preserve is located at 5445 Caribe Avenue, just off US 41/Tamiami Trail East. The Discovery Sales Center and model homes are open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 239-232-6528 or visit www.MintoUSA.com. ¦