Shopping and Dining just around the corner…

Surely you're not going to spend all of your time on the water! Once you're get here, park your car and forget it for the duration of your vacation. Bridgewater Inn's convenient location means you're within easy walking distance of most everything!

Local shops and galleries offer hand-made, one-of-a-kind items. Fishing needs, liquor, t-shirts and more... you'll discover it all in the shops of Matlacha.

Hungry? Relax at any number of restaurants, bars and grills, specializing in fresh seafood, all served up with in a low-key, island atmosphere. No need for anything fancy here - several places have docks and all invite you to come in and share tales of your day on the water. Delicious ice cream treats are also nearby.

Live entertainment is also easy to find. Head to our Links page for suggestions.