Vista Cay at Shell Point

For the first time in decades, the storied Shell Point Retirement Community introduces waterfront residences in one of their most sought-after neighborhoods. Vista Cay offers 59 independent living residences with stunning sunrise views of the Caloosahatchee River and sunset vistas over Sanibel Island.

Rise to a New View

Discover Vista Cay, a collection of luxury homes nestled within Shell Point Retirement Community’s cherished Island neighborhood. Experience comfort and elegance amid water vistas, palm-lined pathways, and resort-style amenities that redefine gracious living.

Shell Point is an award-winning Continuing Care Retirement Community located among more than 700 acres along the shores of the Caloosahatchee River in Fort Myers, Florida.

Residences at Vista Cay

From lofts with soaring ceilings to midrise residences offering designer finishes and penthouses featuring expansive floorplans, Vista Cay provides thoughtfully curated designs that elevate everyday living.

Learn more at an upcoming Vista Cay seminar

Resort-Style Living

Whether golfing, boating, gardening, or taking leisurely strolls, our Southwest Florida community offers many activities. From delightful dog park meet-ups to inspiring art classes, enchanting sunset cruises, and the joys of playing pickleball, each day unfolds with endless possibilities.

Island Commons

Shell Point is expanding amenities with the construction of the Island Commons, right next door to Vista Cay. This new center will include a community store and market, The Crystal restaurant, fitness, billiards, media, and card rooms, the Guest House hotel, a library, classrooms, and Finemark Bank & Trust.


Health & Wellness

An active resort lifestyle is complemented by Shell Point’s world-class wellness programs, award-winning healthcare, and the reassurance of long-term care. You and your loved ones will enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing that everything you need is here.


Shell Point offers a diverse culinary landscape with highly acclaimed restaurants, cafes, and coffee shops. Whether you’re a discerning foodie or need a quick bite, Shell Point caters to all tastes and dietary preferences. A team of talented chefs are committed to crafting exceptional dishes, and staff members provide top-tier service. Shell Point restaurants are open to the public! Stop by!

Tribby Arts Center

Tribby Arts Center is a world-class hub of creative and cultural activity at Shell Point and is home to educational and musical programming. The center houses a 400-seat auditorium and three art galleries exhibiting resident, regional, and national artists’ work. Residents can explore various creative studios, including music, painting, pottery, photography, glass, quilting, crafts, and the performing and literary arts. Visitors can enjoy the Tribby Café, the outdoor sculpture garden, and the unique offerings of Serendipity, the Tribby gift shop.

Explore Shell Point

Restaurants and many activities are open to the public! Experience the vibrant community of Shell Point by playing golf, exploring our artistic exhibitions, enjoying live performances, and dining at our restaurants.


Tribby Art Center – Flora & Fauna
Artworks Inspired by Nature
October 3 – December 23

Executed in bronze, ceramic, glass, paint, and mixed media, the artworks in Flora & Fauna express the beauty of nature. Guest artist Martha Grattan of South Carolina joins four of Shell Point’s talented resident artists—painters Renée Chastant and Betsy Conrad, potter Augusta Crane, and glass artist/potter Annie Wainwright—to create a magical world of animals, insects, flowers, and foliage. Admission is free of charge.

Play a Round at Shell Point Golf Club

Shell Point’s Audubon-certified, par 71 championship golf course features challenging fairways, winding water hazards, and eight tees on every hole. The course is open to the public and provides rewards for golfers at every skill level. Visit the website for a course tour, fees, and to schedule a tee time.


For a limited time, there is an opportunity to choose your views when you place a deposit on your luxury residence at the soon-to-be-constructed Vista Cay. Move-in will take place in 2026.

Want to learn more? Attend a seminar, schedule a meeting with a retirement counselor, join our mailing list, or request a Vista Cay brochure. Call (239) 441-2054, complete the form or RSVP using the button below.

All renderings, maps, site plans, photos, simulated views, floor plans, and all other information herein are conceptual and should not be relied upon as representing the final detail. The proposed development and residences’ dimensions, features, and specifications are subject to change without notice. Furnishings are depicted for illustration purposes only.


13921 Shell Point Plaza
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(239) 441-2054


Sunset Views are Selling Out

Pre-construction pricing ends July 1st.