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Readers' Choice Best of the Gulfshore 2018: Retail & Services

Our readers pick their favorites in Southwest Florida.

 

Winners were determined by hundreds of ballots from Gulfshore Life readers. The top winner is listed first in each category, followed by the  finalists.

 

ANTIQUE SHOP

COLLIER

Winner

Chesterdale’s Home & Garden

 

Finalists

Home and Salvage

Treasure Island Antiques

 

LEE

Winner

Vintage Market Fort Myers

 

Finalists

Eyeing the Past

Gannon’s Antiques & Art Center

 

 

ARCHITECT

COLLIER

Winner

MHK Architecture & Planning

 

Finalists

Kukk Architecture & Design

Stofft Cooney Architects

 

LEE

Winner

BSSW Architects Inc.

 

Finalists

Joyce Owens LLC

Studio Ad

 

 

BANKING FACILITY

COLLIER

Winner

First Florida Integrity

 

Finalists

Chase Bank

Lake Michigan Credit Union

 

LEE

Winner

Edison National Bank

 

Finalists

FineMark National Bank

Lake Michigan Credit Union

 

 

CHILD CARE

COLLIER

Winner

Camp Discovery

 

Finalists

Livingston Academy

Primrose School of North Naples

 

LEE

Winner

Bobby Noonan’s Child Care

 

Finalists

The Growing Room

Milestone Learning Center

 

 

CLEANING SERVICE

COLLIER

Winner

Cleanup Up Group International

 

Finalists

Clean Florida

Gigi Clean

 

LEE

Winner

Clean Up Group International

 

Finalists

MaidPro

Molly Maids

 

 

CONSIGNMENT CLOTHING/RETAIL SHOP

COLLIER

Winner

True Fashionistas

 

Finalists

Audrey’s Attic

The Shelter Options Shoppe

 

LEE

Winner

Clothes Mentor

 

Finalists

Ooh La La! Designer Style Resale

Second ACT Thrift Store

 

CONSIGNMENT FURNITURE SHOP

COLLIER

Winner

Chesterdale’s Home & Garden

 

Finalists

Home and Salvage

Posh Plum

 

LEE

Winner

Posh Plum

 

Finalists

Consign & Design

Found Objekt

PakRatz

Sondra’s Consignment Shop

 

 

COSTUME JEWELRY/GIFT SHOP

COLLIER

Winner

Best of Everything

Finalists

A. Jaron Fine Jewelry

Exquisite

 

LEE

Winner

Best of Everything

 

Finalists

The Fussy Female

You Look Mahvelous

 

 

DOG GROOMER

COLLIER

Winner

Earthwise Pet Supply & Grooming

 

Finalists

Love My Dog Resort & Spa

Shear Luxury

 

LEE

Winner

Four Paws Salon

 

Finalists

Dog Days Delight

Glamour Paws

 

DOGGIE DAYCARE

COLLIER

Winner

Ruffger’s University

 

Finalists

Camp Bow Wow

Naples Safari

 

LEE

Winner

Four Paws Salon

 

Finalists

Barker’s Lounge

Your K-9’s Come First

 

 

DRY CLEANER

COLLIER

Winner

Tide Dry Cleaners

 

Finalists

Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners

Platinum’s Cleaners

 

LEE

Winner

Tide Dry Cleaners

 

Finalists

Fashion Fresh Dry Cleaners

Nu Image Cleaners

 

 

EVENT VENUE

COLLIER

Winner

Venue Naples

 

Finalists

Hilton Naples

Naples Botanical Garden

 

LEE

Winner

Board & Brush

 

Finalists

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

 

 

FLOWER SHOP/NURSERY

COLLIER

Winner

Driftwood

 

Finalists

Gene’s 5th Ave Florist

Midtown Flowers

Naples Flowers Inc.

 

LEE

Winner

Driftwood

 

Finalists

The Flower Path

Heaven Scent

 

 

FURNITURE STORE

COLLIER

Winner

Clive Daniel Home

 

Finalists

Norris Home Furnishings

Republic of Decor

 

LEE

Winner

Norris Home Furnishings

 

Finalists

Baer’s Furniture

City Furniture

Matter Brothers Furniture

 

 

HIGHER EDUCATION

COLLIER

Winner

Ave Maria University

 

Finalists

Florida Gulf Coast University

Florida SouthWestern State College

Hodges University

 

LEE

Winner

Florida Gulf Coast University

 

Finalist

Florida SouthWestern State College

 

 

INTERIOR DESIGNER/DECORATOR

COLLIER

Winner

Design West

 

Finalists

Clive Daniel Home

Republic of Decor

 

LEE

Winner

Norris Furniture and Interiors

 

Finalists

Clive Daniel Home

DESIGNenvy

 

 

KIDS’ BIRTHDAY VENUE

COLLIER

Winner

Whiz Kids Play Zone

 

Finalists

Board & Brush

Bounce

 

LEE

Winner

Board & Brush

 

Finalists

Headpinz Entertainment Center

Zoomers Amusement Park

 

 

PHOTOGRAPHER

COLLIER

Winner

Charles McDonald Photography

 

Finalists

Let Me Be Candid

Nicholas Shirghio

 

LEE

Winner

Megan DiPiero Photography

 

Finalists

Kelly Jones Naples Newborn Photography

Tori Gansen Photography

 

PRIVATE SCHOOL

COLLIER

Winner

Community School of Naples

 

Finalists

Royal Palm Academy

Seacrest Country Day School

 

LEE

Winner

Fort Myers Christian School

 

Finalists

Bishop Verot Catholic High School

Canterbury

 

 

SPECIALTY MARKET

COLLIER

Winner

Wynn’s Market

 

Finalists

The Fresh Market

Oakes Farms Market

 

LEE

Winner

DeRomo’s Gourmet Market

 

Finalists

The Fresh Market

Mario’s Italian Deli & Meat Market

 

 

TOY STORE (NON-CHAIN)

COLLIER

Winner

Pop Toy Co.

 

Finalist

Classroom Plus

 

LEE

Winner

Cheshire Cat Fine Toys

 

Finalist

Toys Ahoy

 

 

TRANSPORTATION SERVICE

COLLIER

Winner

Rockstar Limo

 

Finalists

Naples Transportation and Tours

Uber

 

LEE

Winner

Bonita Bee’s Limo Service

 

Finalists

Majestic Transportation

Uber

 

 

TRAVEL AGENCY

COLLIER

Winner

Jen Mitchell Travel

 

Finalists

AAA

Preferred Travel

 

LEE

Winner

Gero Travel

 

Finalists

Geraci Travel

Pelican Landing House of Travel

 

 

VACATION RENTAL

COLLIER

Winner

Mike Z Rentals

 

Finalist

Naples Cay Exclusive Accommodations

 

LEE

Winner

iTrip Vacations

 

Finalist

Royal Shell

 

 

VETERINARIAN

COLLIER

Winner

Gulfshore Animal Hospital

 

Finalists

Animal Oasis Veterinary Hospital

Harborside Animal Clinic

 

LEE

Winner

McGregor Blvd. Veterinary Clinic

 

Finalists

Estero Animal Hospital

Gulf Coast Humane Society Veterinary Clinic

 

 

WINE STORE

COLLIER

Winner

ABC Liquor

 

Finalists

360 Market

Bleu Provence – The Bleu Cellar

 

LEE

Winner

Total Wine & More

 

Finalists

ABC Liquor

Costco Wholesale