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Top Rated Sanibel Captiva Island Hotels

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Sanibel Arms West Condominiums
Sanibel Arms West Condominiums
3.0 out of 5.0 827 East Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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4.7/5 (23 reviews)

We loved everything about it! It was well kept, clean, and very close to the beach

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel condo building is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Sanibel Island Southern Beach and 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Bailey's ...
Kona Kai Motel
Kona Kai Motel
3.0 out of 5.0 1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL
$109
4.5/5 (15 reviews)

This our second time staying here, and we absolutely love it! It is a great place for my family and I to stay at when getting away from our busy lives’, and just wanting to take in the island life!

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2019
Situated on a river, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Periwinkle Way and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater and ...
Anchor Inn and Cottages
Anchor Inn and Cottages
2.0 out of 5.0 1245 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, Sanibel, FL
$98
4.4/5 (9 reviews)

Everyone was very helpful especially Victoria. We loved the Island and this quaint Anchor Inn.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2019
Located in the heart of Sanibel, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Periwinkle Way and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Sanibel Island Southern ...
West Wind Inn
West Wind Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
$166
4.3/5 (74 reviews)

Friendly staff, nice big swimming pool, few steps from the beach. I like their kitchenette, they have pots, utensils big fridge, etc. You can cook if you want. Good place to stay if you're staying couple days in Sanibel. We will come back!.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Sanibel Island Southern Beach and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Bowman's Beach. Periwinkle Way and Clinic ...
South Seas Island Resort
South Seas Island Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 5400 South Seas Plantation Rd, Captiva, FL
$279
4.1/5 (129 reviews)

Awesome places, great location and family friendly! We will be back !

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Captiva resort is within a 15-minute walk of Alison Hagerup Beach Park and Captiva Beach. McCarthy's Marina and Captiva Chapel By ...
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
3.0 out of 5.0 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
$207
4.1/5 (135 reviews)

My wife and I went for a short getaway. We had a great time the facility is great. The beach and pools were nice and clean. Will go back with kids for sure.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019
Located in Sanibel, this beachfront condo resort is next to a golf course, 3 mi (4.9 km) from BIG Arts Center, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sanibel Island Lighthouse ...
Sanibel Inn
Sanibel Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 937 E Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
$229
4.1/5 (108 reviews)

Upgraded to king suite at no charge...beautiful 2 br suite with ocean view

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel condo resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Sanibel Island Southern Beach and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Bailey's ...
Sunset Beach Inn
Sunset Beach Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 3287 West Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
$219
4.0/5 (99 reviews)

Loved it was so close to the beach. Nice shelling beach. Pool was great and getting to see a sunset every night. Room could have been cleaned better. Nice to have a breakfast basket everyday.

Reviewed on May 18, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sanibel Island Southern Beach, Sanibel Bayous, and Gulfside City Park. Periwinkle Way and Clinic ...
Sanibel Island Beach Resort
Sanibel Island Beach Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 1231 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
$169
4.0/5 (54 reviews)

Wrist bands to I’d guests,plenty of towels at pool

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Sanibel Island Southern Beach and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Sanibel Island Lighthouse. Bailey's Beach ...

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Welcome to laidback Florida life on Captiva Island

Captiva Island offers travelers a relaxing getaway with miles of gorgeous white sands, laidback atmosphere and minimal crowds. Located north of Sanibel Island along the Gulf of Mexico, Captiva Island is a perfect place to escape from the cares of the world on your own secluded island paradise. Guests on this hidden barrier island enjoy beachcombing for seashells, attending sailing school at the local resorts, or boating on the stunning Gulf waters.

Things to see
Blind Pass Beach and Captiva Beach

Blind Pass Beach lies between Captiva Island and its sister island of Sanibel. If you and your family love to search for colorful seashells, this is the perfect spot. This is also an ideal location for fishing or watching the stunning sunset.

Captiva Beach is located on the northern end of Captiva Island and offers amazing views of the Gulf. Bike or hike to the area to make the most of the natural landscape.

J.N. “Ding” Darling Wildlife Refuge

Bird-watchers will love the "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. The abundant bird life is at its peak December and March. Are you new to bird-watching? Grab a field guide and learn more at the free Visitors Education Center. The center is open every day except major holidays. There is a modest entrance fee to get into the wildlife refuge, whether you park or walk in.

Explore the village of Captiva

The relaxed atmosphere of Captiva's island community is apparent wherever you go. Guests on the island love shopping in the quaint village or relaxing over a beer and snacks at the Mucky Duck restaurant. You can rent a bike in town and ride along 22 miles of bike paths, or try paddle boarding or parasailing from the local water sports shop. Top off your evening with live music and conversing with the locals at Keylime Bistro. While you're there, you must try a culinary slice of heaven with their signature key lime pie!

Where to stay

The best parts of vacationing on Captiva Island are the gorgeous climate and the intimate island atmosphere. It boasts hotels with character that fit into the local small-town vibe, and you can choose from among a few unique Captiva Island hotels.

South Seas Island Resort

The South Seas Island Resort provides the perfect Captiva vacation destination with its own 2.5-mile private beach area and 330-acre wildlife preserve. This serene resort offers a good range of accommodations including guest rooms, condominiums, cottages and private homes. The resort also provides an array of activities as well as on-site dining for its guests.

Captiva Island Inn

Nestled in the heart of the village, the Captiva Island Inn offers single rooms, guest suites and quaint cottages for visitors. The Captiva Island Inn offers a swimming pool and is also located within easy walking distance of the beach. A full breakfast from RC Otter's or Keylime Bistro is included in your stay.

Tween Waters Inn Island Resort

This island resort provides great views of the Gulf of Mexico. Guests can enjoy swimming in the outdoor pool, renting a kayak from the marina or relaxing at the full-service spa. Enjoy a drink at the resort's Crow's Nest or a fabulous seafood dinner at the Old Captiva House. Those feeling adventurous can take a seaplane ride for amazing views of Captiva and Sanibel islands.

Travel information

Many visitors to Captiva Island fly into South West Florida International Airport (RSW) which is 27 miles away. Other travelers drive the 32 miles from Fort Myers to the secluded tropical paradise.

From amazing sunsets to a relaxed tropical island atmosphere, a trip to Captiva Island promises a rejuvenating getaway filled with endless romantic walks along the beach and fun evenings mixing with the locals.

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