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15 08, 2020

The Best Sanibel Island Beaches with Public Access

2020-08-28T20:56:10+00:00News, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Swimming, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

Sanibel, Florida, is a prime vacation destination for several reasons. You’re bound to find fantastic restaurants, boutiques, nature and bike trails, and pristine beaches perfect for nearly every water-related activity. When you reserve a beachfront house rental in Florida at Sanibel Vacations, you’ll have several Sanibel Island beaches with public access from which to choose. 

13 07, 2020

Visit the Best Shelling Beaches on Sanibel Island

2020-07-13T22:25:21+00:00Beach Ideas, News, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Shelling, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Things to Do in Sanibel Island, Uncategorized|

Shelling beaches on Sanibel Island are a dream come true for shell collectors. The soft-sand beaches near Sanibel Vacations are abundant with a variety of crustacean treasures. We harbor the best shelling beaches in Florida because of our island’s crescent shape, resulting in beaches laden with Gulf Coast and Caribbean shells.  What You Need to Know about Sanibel Island Shelling Beaches Whether you’re a shelling novice or expert, you’re bound to become acquainted with the “Sanibel Stoop,” affectionately named after the stooped position most visitors make when searching for shells. Low tide, especially at full or new moons, and after [...]

8 06, 2020

Boat Rentals in Sanibel Island for the Perfect Sunny Day

2020-06-08T19:26:02+00:00Beach Ideas, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

Dress in your finest sailor’s gear for a sunny day out at sea. The variety of boat rentals in Sanibel Island serves as an excellent way to sunbathe, explore the area around the island, and bond with friends and family. Whether you’re looking for a motorized vessel or a more leisurely paddleboat, you’re bound to find something just for you when you stay at our Sanibel Vacations’ Southwest Florida vacation rentals. Reasons to Consider a Boat Rental at Sanibel Island There’s something special about spending a day on the water with your loved ones. You’ll have complete privacy where you [...]

16 03, 2020

Your Pet Will Dig Southwest Florida

2020-04-16T18:13:31+00:00Beach Ideas, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations|

The best part about booking with Sanibel Vacations is that we provide many pet-friendly rental options so that you won't have to leave your furry friend behind. It's no secret that Southwest Florida is a pet-friendly destination that features a variety of restaurants, beaches, and fun things to do under the sun with man's best friend! Whether you want to start the day at a local cafe or want to let your dog expend energy on the pet-friendly beaches in Sanibel Island, Florida—you'll have options!  Explore a Pet-Friendly Beach There are three dog-friendly beaches in Sanibel Island, Florida, which means [...]

16 01, 2020

Best 3 Tips on How to Stay Healthy Post-Holidays

2020-01-16T19:44:24+00:00Beach Ideas, Biking, Florida Events, Kayak Vacations, Rental Properties, Sanibel Bike Rentals, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Shelling, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Swimming, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

If you’re wondering how to stay healthy on vacation, you wouldn’t be the only one. According to recent TripAdvisor ‘global trend’ findings, canoeing and kayaking experiences have increased in growth by +49% in the last couple of years! Whether it’s a morning stroll on the beach or a healthy home-cooked meal in your rental’s kitchen, it’s easy to be healthy while staying with Sanibel Vacations. Summer tends to sneak up on us out of nowhere, and you may be wanting to shed some of those post-holiday pounds while on vacation. We’ve compiled a list of three helpful tips for wondering how to stay healthy while on a getaway to Southwest Florida (listed below).

19 12, 2019

The Direct Approach to Vacation Booking | The Advantages of Booking Direct

2019-12-19T14:31:32+00:00Beach Ideas, Florida Events, Kayak Vacations, Rental Properties, Sanibel Bike Rentals, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Shelling, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

You just booked the wrong date for your Sanibel Island vacation on a third-party travel agency website, now what? Chances are you’ll end up paying hefty fees and spend hours talking with someone from a call center trying to get a resolution to the problem. Don’t waste time getting sucked into those pesky third-party booking sites that claim to save you more money and give you the best deals. Direct booking with Sanibel Vacations will allow you to choose the perfect location and vacation rental, speak directly with a staff member if you have any questions, and receive the best rates guaranteed. Here are the top three reasons why you must book direct when planning your Florida trips.

12 11, 2019

7 Top-Rated Fort Myers Events at the Edison Festival of Lights

2019-11-12T16:52:27+00:00Beach Ideas, Florida Events, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

Escape the cold winter snow and surround yourself with warm sandy Sanibel and Captiva Island beaches instead while staying with Sanibel Vacations. Even Thomas Edison was a winter resident in Florida for 50 years and spent much of his time working on projects and supporting the local charities. The Edison Festival of Lights is a two-week celebration honoring Thomas Alva Edison. It is the largest and longest-running festival in Southwest, FL that features a variety of Fort Myers events. Learn more about the activities you can look forward to at the famous festival that should be added to your list of things to do in Florida, below!  

28 09, 2019

Top 3 Girls Trip Activities in Sanibel Island 

2019-10-28T14:22:00+00:00Beach Ideas, Kayak Vacations, Rental Properties, Sanibel Bike Rentals, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Shelling, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

Girls, wouldn’t it be nice to get away while the men are out hunting or when they’re consuming themselves in the football season? Now is the perfect time to plan your relaxing weekend getaway with your friends to Sanibel Vacations. It’s essential to spend time nurturing your female friendships as life is about to become all too busy with the kids holiday activities and family get-togethers. We’ve come up with a list of the top three female-friendly things to do in Florida and why Sanibel Island will be your next destination for a girls trip.

13 08, 2019

The 35th Annual Luminary Festival

2019-09-18T18:39:27+00:00Beach Ideas, Biking, News, Rental Properties, Sanibel Bike Rentals, Sanibel Island Shelling, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

The 35th Annual Luminary Festival will take place Friday, December 6th, and we could not be more excited! Luminary is a long-standing tradition on Sanibel, filled with lots of good food, drinks, music and socializing. We invite all of our guests to visit with us at SBL Vacations! If you've never been on Sanibel for Luminary, get ready to be amazed as candles and lights lead the way down Periwinkle! Stop along the way to see Santa.... if you're on the nice list! Each year, we fill the office with Christmas cheer with raffles, live music and costumes. Platters of [...]

10 08, 2019

Best Places to Find Tasty Treats

2019-09-18T18:38:05+00:00Beach Ideas, Biking, News, Rental Properties, Sanibel Island Beach Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacation Rentals, Sanibel Island Vacations, Sanibel Rentals, Things to Do in Sanibel Island|

  Keywords: Activities in Sanibel Island, Sanibel Island beaches, things to do in Florida, Florida getaways, Sanibel Island beach rentals Activities in Sanibel Island | Best Places to Find Tasty Treats The best part about staying with Sanibel Vacations on your Florida getaways is that there are many opportunities to find sweet treats near your stay. You won’t have to travel far to delight yourself to a delicious well-deserved vacation dessert. After all, everybody knows that the word diet goes out the window the minute you step foot on our beautiful sun-drenched island. You may find many stops near the [...]