Beautifully situated on the wild and scenic Myakka River, mid-way between Englewood and Port Charlotte, Gulf Cove is celebrated for its wide canals and superb waterfront living. With its natural setting painstakingly maintained through meticulous planning and design, the 'old Florida' atmosphere is lovingly preserved. ... more.Most Gulf Cove homes are located at the river's edge—or on adjoining canals—and enjoy sweeping views of open water. Neighborhood architecture not only pays homage to classic southern design, but also offers choices to those who prefer Mediterranean and modern expressions. If you are looking to build a new home, Gulf Cove is a great option as there is land available within the established community.