Palm Cottage is part of Naples history

NAPLES, Fla.​ — The streets of downtown Naples are quiet and quaint, making a perfect spot to investigate the space and some of the attractive houses. 

What You Need To Know

  • Historic Palm Cottage was built in 1885
  • Walter Haldeman desired it for his famed close friends
  • It consists of historical artifacts and architecture

But there is just one unique residence, sitting less than the ancient Spanish moss, which might capture your eye, historic Palm Cottage. 

“This cottage was created in 1885… It observed the beginnings of Naples,” John Telischak with Historic Palm Cottage mentioned.  “Now up the street from listed here, in 1889, is where the Previous Naples Resort very first opened.”

This lodge established the phase for the tourist field in the spot. The outdated Naples Hotel was built by Walter Haldeman, the male several contemplate to be the founder of Naples, to deliver in the tourism industry. 

The Palm Cottage just up the avenue also was crafted by Haldeman as an annex for the resort and a spot for some of his famed good friends to continue to be. 

“It was also designed for a very good pal of his.. Mr. Henry Waterson a Pulitzer Prize profitable author who wrote books listed here at the cottage about the Spanish American War,” Telischak said. 

Now the cottage is preserved, and you can tour the dwelling to get a seem at a time capsule back again to the 1800s, artifacts and architectural structure that will fascinate 

“Historic Palm Cottage is the portal to Naples heritage so if you want to see how the metropolis of Naples commenced, this is the location to do it right below,” Telischak explained. 

​It is open up only a handful of times a 7 days for tours so be sure to get in touch with ahead to plan a check out.