Published: Dec 13, 2012 12:58 PM EST

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village, located within the waterfront community of Tarpon Point, held it's grand opening today.

Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the Caloosahatchee River and San Carlos Bay, The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village features 263 oversized rooms and suites, dining and 25,000 square feet of meeting and function space. It includes a lagoon-style outdoor pool and access to clay tennis courts, an amphitheater, and marina with water sports, cruises and fishing. The resort additionally has a fitness studio.

Following further renovations, the hotel will also offer children's amenities and an improved spa.

The Marker 92 Waterfront Bar & Bistro, features indoor and outdoor seating, and a menu of seafood, steaks, sushi and wine. The Nauti Mermaid Dockside Bar & Grill provides more casual dining and live music.