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NAPLES, FL, – January 23, 2023 – Waterside Builders, Inc., a luxury custom home builder in Naples, Florida, announces construction commencement of a new home at 2999 Rum Row in the exclusive neighborhood of Port Royal. The residence will feature modern transitional architecture from award-winning architectural firm, Stofft Cooney Architects and interiors by Jeffrey Fisher Home.
The 7,454 total square feet under air two-story home is ideally situated on a private waterfront home site with boat dockage and easy access to Naples Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Seamless architectural design conjoining outdoor and indoor living creates functional spaces for ultimate enjoyment of the Naples lifestyle. Guests are greeted in the grand foyer featuring direct views of the waterfront and ushered into a comfortable great room flanked by natural light. Providing ample space for entertaining and cooking, the kitchen includes an oversized butler’s pantry with walk-in dry goods storage, additional cooking appliances and sink. A separate dining room sets the scene for family holidays or friends dinner parties. Guests are entertained in the cozy club room, a lounge located just off the great room with banquet seating and space for an office set up or pop-up bar.
The outdoor living space extends directly from the main great room and kitchen nook via oversized sliding doors. Lounging under the covered lanai, dining al fresco in the expansive dining area, and grilling in the summer kitchen are meant to be experienced year-round in this tropical climate. Go for a swim in the extended rectangular pool or linger on the sun shelf and spa.
The first-floor owner’s suite is accessed through a private hallway and showcases a 21’ x 15’ bedroom with extended sitting area, private outside terrace, two distinct owner’s closets and bathroom with freestanding soaking tub, walk-in shower, two water closets and vanities. Also included on the main floor are a flex room suitable for a second home office or a home gym as well as a private guest suite with bath.
The second floor is home to a second owner’s suite with private outdoor balcony, two separate closets, and two distinct bath spaces. Two additional guest suites complete this five-bedroom home. An upstairs lounge area presents the perfect spot for media viewing, game playing, and relaxation. A wet bar allows guests the convenience to brew a cup of morning coffee or whip up an afternoon aperitif.
Two separate two-car garages and motor court play home to owner’s vehicles, golf carts, beach toys with ample space for guest parking. A professional landscape design is being prepared by Windham Studio, Inc.

For more information about this home and other Waterside Builders custom homes, please contact or call 239-430-3883. 

Waterside Builders has been at the forefront of enhancing some of Naples’ most revered neighborhoods for over two decades with a portfolio including custom luxury homes, highprofile commercial, and renovation of timeless treasured residences. Led by owner Mike Assaad and his team of professionals, Waterside Builders is a full-service residential and commercial contractor whose projects can be seen in Port Royal, Aqualane Shores, Olde Naples, Coquina Sands, Moorings, and Park Shore, some of Naples’ most exclusive neighborhoods.