Olde Naples is one of the most popular and appealing areas of Naples – this quaint and charming area just off the Gulf of Mexico is considered a premier destination for residents and tourists alike. The famous Naples Pier stretches out into the Gulf where fishermen, strolling tourists and pelicans hang out to bask in the warm Florida sun. Every east/west avenue ends in beach access; a feature rarely found anywhere in the state of Florida. You’ll find some of the most exquisite and architecturally unique real estate in the world all within this section of Naples. line the Gulf of Mexico. Some homes were built when the community was developed in the 1950s and 1960s, but most have been reconstructed or torn down to make way for new estates. Boaters can get to the Gulf of Mexico within minutes via Gordon Pass. Marine facilities are available at the City Dock in Old Naples.