All anglers, regardless of skill level, will appreciate the variety of Sanibel Island fishing charters available near Sanibel Vacations. Those new to the trade will have the opportunity to learn tips and tricks without investing in all the equipment. Meanwhile, expert fishers can hone their skills and discuss exciting challenges with the captain. Whether you’re on a romantic retreat or a family vacation, consider reserving a charter near your Sanibel Island rental. Please note that these three fishing charters are not associated with Sanibel Vacations. Thus, please connect with their teams directly to reserve a trip. Our vacation rentals may [...]
From romantic walks on the beach at sunset and fancy patio-seated dinners to spa treatments and sunbathing with a cocktail in hand, you’re in the ultimate lovers’ getaway at Sanibel Vacations. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and there’s no better gift than a romantic Sanibel Island vacation. Choose your perfect accommodations, and begin planning your ultimate Sanibel Island couples retreat. Make Reservations at Captiva & Sanibel Island Restaurants Every Valentine’s Day getaway deserves a little something special. Treat your love to a romantic dinner (or three!) at a fabulous Captiva or Sanibel Island restaurant. Reminisce over the best [...]
Treat yourself to a relaxing romantic Florida couples retreat at Sanibel Vacations. Our Sanibel Island vacation rentals provide an intimate space where you and your significant other can bask in the tropical beauty of our lovely island. Whether you’re looking for shopping and spa recommendations or prefer to spend your time soaking in the sun outdoors, you’ll never run out of things to do near your Sanibel Island rental. Rekindle Romance with a Sanibel Island Vacation No matter where your interests lie, you’re guaranteed to have a fantastic Florida couples retreat during your stay on Sanibel Island. Visit some of [...]
Trying new foods is one of the best parts of traveling. During your holiday stay at Sanibel Vacations, you’re sure to have plenty of fresh Gulf shrimp, citrus dishes, and sweet desserts. However, eating out for every meal can be a bit of a hassle. Make use of our fully-equipped kitchens at your Sanibel Island rental and recreate some of the best Florida recipes for your holiday getaway. 10 Florida Recipes for Your Holiday Getaway Sometimes one of the best gifts you can give your loved ones is a Sanibel Island, Florida, vacation. To many people, cooking with friends and [...]
One of the best things about staying at Sanibel Vacations is the incredible sunsets. Our luxury rentals, located amid the Gulf of Mexico, features several ideal locations for a romantic outing at sunrise or sundown. Add “watch a Sanibel Island sunset” to your list of romantic things to do on Sanibel Island for your couples’ getaway and take some Instagram-worthy pictures in the orange glow of the setting sun.
Close your eyes and imagine you’re sitting outside your Sanibel Vacations rental. Feel the soft granules of sand between your toes, the sun’s warm rays on your face, and listen to the distant sound of waves. While you’re soaking in the beachy splendor of your Sanibel Island rental, treat yourself to a few homemade Florida cocktails with the aid of your fully-equipped rental kitchen. Besides, nothing quite completes a picture of lounging on the beach like a refreshing umbrella drink.
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.
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 [...]
Consider going for a bike ride if you're thinking about things to do in Southwest Florida with your family. Imagine cycling on one of Sanibel Island's bike trails: the sea wind in your hair, the soft sound of waves lapping onshore, appreciating the island's natural scenery. Biking provides an excellent way to exercise, and you’ll have the chance to explore Sanibel and Captiva Island. During your stay at Sanibel Vacations, you'll have access to our onsite Outfitters store, where you can get beach equipment and Sanibel Island bike rentals, so you don't have to worry about tracking down a bike [...]
No trip to Sanibel Island is complete without bringing home some local treasures. The Sanibel Island shopping scene is ripe with opportunities: from seaside crafts to stylish beachside boutiques. Besides, what better way to commemorate your Sanibel Vacations getaway than with a cute island shawl or some gorgeous jewelry? Head to Periwinkle Way for Prime Sanibel Island Treasures Periwinkle Way is a hotbed for Sanibel Island shopping, so there’s something amid this stretch of shops and boutiques that’s sure to pique your interest. Our Southwest Florida location is a hotbed for sweet seaside treasures. Take a pass through Sanibel Shell [...]