Englewood is an area in the U.S. state of Florida. It is defined by census, located in both Charlotte and Sarasota counties, 50 miles from the city of Fort Myers. Englewood sits on Lemon Bay, separated from the Gulf of Mexico by Manasota Key.
Englewood’s economy is driven by tourism, food services, and its status as a commuter city to Fort Meyers and St. Petersburg. It is also the spring training camp for the Boston Red Sox. They train at jetBlue Park at Fenway South. There are many office space options in and around Englewood.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Popular entertainment options in Englewood include the beach, restaurants, and a small shopping district. Englewood Beach is one of four beaches in the area. The beaches are all located on Manasota Key, which is a barrier island that stretches along the coastline of southwest Florida. Englewood Beach features showers and picnic tables. There are cafes, restaurants, and shops within a short walk from the beach. Dining options in Englewood, Florida include The Gulf View Grill, Lock and Key Restaurant, Farlows on the Water, Howard’s Restaurant, Stump Pass Grille, and Mama’s Italian Restaurant. Great Wall Buffet serves a large range of food at their buffet for a reasonable price.
The nearest major airport to Englewood is Charlotte County Airport. This airport has domestic flights from Punta Gorda, Florida and is located 31 miles from the area. State Highway 776 runs through the heart of Englewood and connects with State Roads 41 and 45 north of the city. Englewood Bus line serves the whole area along the coast and has convenient links to Port Charlotte, where Amtrak rail serviced operate from.