With summer fading into the background, you might be looking ahead and starting to plan a winter getaway. Sanibel Island is an excellent option for those who want to visit Florida this winter while avoiding some of the crowded tourist spots. This barrier island is filled with fun activities and interesting attractions. Be close to it all by booking a vacation rental from Sanibel Vacations. Create the Perfect Sanibel Island Winter Itinerary Whether you’re visiting with young children or are empty nesters looking to escape the cold, there’s plenty of fun to be had. We’ve put together a list of [...]
Vacations are a great way to explore a new destination anywhere in the world. You get to try new activities and see stunning sights. When booking your accommodation, you want a lodging option that allows you to relax and unwind after a day filled with adventures. A rental from Sanibel Vacations is the ideal option for your Sanibel Island getaway. You’ll enjoy cozy bedrooms, living rooms perfect for game night, and a fully-equipped kitchen just waiting for you to make a scrumptious meal in. Talk about that day’s exploration while making a home-cooked meal using the freshest ingredients possible by [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
Take your Sanibel vacation to the next level this fall by experiencing “Ding” Darling Days at the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. This weekend eco-fest provides an excellent opportunity to have fun with the family while learning more about Florida’s beautiful Sanibel Island.