There’s no better place for a tropical getaway than Sanibel, which has miles of sandy beaches to explore. Whether you rent a vacation home right on the beach or just a short distance away, you’ll have the perfect place to unwind after a day of fun from Sanibel Vacations. Make the most out of your vacation by checking off these bucket list activities and attractions that take advantage of the variety of beaches of Sanibel Island, Florida. The Top Sanibel Beach Activities and Attractions Whether you’re visiting for the first time or back for the fifth time, there’s plenty to [...]
While Sanibel Island is known for its sandy beaches and tranquil waters, this little island off the coast of Florida has a rich history and a wealth of attractions. By renting from Sanibel Vacations, you will have a relaxing home base to return to after a day exploring the island or embarking on adventures like a fishing excursion or shelling on a beach. If you're traveling with history buffs, then be sure to leave plenty of time to learn about the history of Sanibel Island by visiting historical locations and attractions across the island. Your Sanibel Island Historic Landmark Checklist [...]
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.
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 [...]
Beach Activities to Try This Spring As the days become longer and the sun shines even brighter over our beautiful sandy paradise at Sanibel Vacations, we know it’s a must to be near the Sanibel Island beaches during those hot summer days! Spend time discovering the pristine sandy beaches, grilling near the waterfront or just bathing in the shores of the gulf coast while on your family vacations! Before making plans, don’t forget first to check out our sister company SBL Outfitters, as they have many affordable recreational toys to rent during your stay! Get ready, as we take you [...]
May 7th is National Tourism Day and who doesn’t enjoy a good reason to plan vacation? Sanibel Island is special in many ways and we love hearing what our guests love the most! Whether you love shelling, take your bike all over the island or just want to lay on the beach - there’s something for everyone. We boast having zero red lights and truly living up to the “island time” lifestyle. Sanibel is a #1 shelling destination for people all over the world and it’s easy to see why. With the island’s unique shape, sitting from east to west, [...]
Sanibel Island Kayaking Adventures You can’t escape the beach when you’re staying at our Sanibel Island rentals, and honestly, who would want to leave the water? When it’s time to take a break from the Sanibel Island beaches, explore on the water not just in it with a Sanibel Island kayaking adventure! Sanibel Island kayaking will give you the opportunity to get an up-close look at dolphins, manatees, and other forms of wildlife in their natural habitat. When lodging with Sanibel Vacations we make kayaking a breeze by offering kayak rentals during your stay! SBL Outfitters At Sanibel Vacations, we’d [...]