The Burnt Store Village community is 17 minutes from Punta Gorda airport. Allegiant Airlines provides low-cost, nonstop air service to more than 45 destinations. Operated by the Charlotte County Airport Authority. For boaters, Burnt Store Village is literally just 3 minutes away from Burnt Store Marina by car, and you can be out into the beautiful Charlotte Harbor and then into the Gulf of Mexico in no time. When living in Burnt Store Village, you are within short drive times to Major league spring training facilities of the Tampa Bay Rays, Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, and the Minnesota Twins. As well as serving their minor league affiliates. Let's play ball!!!
If beaches are what you want to enjoy, Southwest Florida offers some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet to include, but not limited to, Siesta Key, Boca Grande, Captiva, and Sanibel islands. Maronda Homes will build you your dream home, and southwest Florida will provide all the entertainment you have been searching for. The name, Punta Gorda, comes from the Spanish, meaning "Fat Point".
This historic small town is a hidden treasure of Florida and lies as a "Fat Point", sticking out into Charlotte Harbor - one of the US's largest natural harbors. Centrally located between Sarasota to our North and Fort Myers to our South, Punta Gorda is a delightful location within a comfortable driving distance from Tampa, Orlando, and Miami. We are blessed with Florida sunshine year-round and attract both tourists and new residents alike, who come to Punta Gorda to enjoy the lifestyle that we have become famous for. It is a paradise for fishers, boaters, sun-worshippers, and shoppers alike. As the only incorporated city of Charlotte County, Florida, Punta Gorda is the area's vibrant engine. It boasts wonderful restaurants, marinas, and a pace of life that people worldwide come to enjoy. The city offers businesses a year-round clientele consisting of local, domestic, and international customers. It is also responding to the industry as commerce realizes the importance of our location as Southwest Florida continues to boom and grow.
We offer a diverse commercial arena; however, distribution services, construction, design, retail, hospitality and tourism, health services, life sciences, and real estate are the largest industry sectors.