Bonita Springs is a classic spot for vacationers, and it has been for years. From first time vacationers to converted full time residents, Bonita Springs has something for everyone, and if you’re looking for a vintage twist check out our suggestions for a retro day in Bonita Springs.

Everglades Wonder Gardens

A classic Bonita Springs attraction – the Everglades Wonder Gardens opened in 1936. You’ll find a natural history museum and be able to explore 3.5 acres of lush botanical jungle featuring flamingos, as well as rescued birds and reptiles. Fun events include Morning Yoga with the Flamingos, Afternoon Tea, and you can even feed the alligators!

Bonita Beaches

Nothing beats a SWFL Day spent on the water. Relax with a book and a beach chair, dip your toes in the warm Gulf waters, splash around with the grandkids, or sip on a cocktail from a sunny beachfront bar.

Retro Gaming at 8 Bit
Hall of Fame

Check out this retro gaming store that features every video games – from old school to new. Browse through thousands of games and plenty of systems from Nintendo to Atari. They’ve also got the latest games, as well as a lounge space to hang out and play some favorites.

Retro Dining at Mel’s

There is plenty of nostalgia to be had both inside and out at Mel’s Diner in Bonita Springs. From the retro exterior that sparkles in the Southwest Florida sunshine to the mouthwatering milkshakes and burgers made to perfections. Stop in and find out why locals have been voting us the Best All-Around Restaurant for years.