Hutchinson Island is a barrier island stretching along Martin and St. Lucie counties and is best known for its beaches, waterfront living and fine hotels. This unique stretch of land divides the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway and provides the ideal location for sunrises and sunsets over the water. Hutchinson Island includes the towns of Fort Pierce, Jensen Beach, and Stuart. By searching for Hutchinson Island real estate, you are guaranteed to find the home you’re looking for.
The northern end of Hutchinson Island begins at Indian River County, eventually becoming Orchid Island, while traveling south leads to St. Lucie County, continues through Martin County and reaches the end at Sailfish Point, a premier luxury gated community.
The St. Lucie portion of Hutchinson Island is lined with condominiums, a few hotels and the Fort Pierce Inlet. The Martin County portion is lined with oceanfront and riverfront homes, luxury condos and the Sailfish Point. Indian River Plantation is a popular destination for resort style condo living and the Marriott Beach Resort and Marina offers 200 acres with beachfront living, golfing and a marina.
The Indian River Lagoon provides the gateway to the ocean for boaters and surrounding waterfront residents in areas including Sewall’s Point and Rocky Point. Between these neighborhoods are an abundance of beautiful public beaches and several points of interest.
The public beaches of Hutchinson Island have lifeguards, picnic areas, restrooms and plenty of parking. Other activities include day trips to the House of Refuge, a National Historic Site, the Elliott Museum, and the Florida Oceanographic Center.
Whether visiting for the winter or residing year-round, Hutchinson Island offers ideal living for beach-dwellers, boaters, golfers and those seeking low maintenance living. To find out more about Hutchinson Island Real Estate, call one of our knowledgeable associates at (772) 220-4343.