Category Archives: Events & Island Info

IMPORTANT SANIBEL & CAPTIVA INFORMATION

Hello from Sanibel & Captiva Islands. It has been almost 2 weeks since Hurricane Ian (The BIG ONE) roared through our Islands and left us battered and bruised BUT NOT OUT.  We will rebuild better and stronger than ever. The recovery effort is moving forward at lightning speed.  The Sanibel causeway has been temporarily repaired enough for emergency equipment and... Read More »


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The Top Sanibel and Captiva Island Beaches

If you’re looking for the ultimate island paradise, you’ll find it on Sanibel and Captiva Islands in Florida. These two islands offer a little something for everyone and are the perfect place to vacation or call home. No amount of time spent in Florida would be complete without visiting the best local shores! That’s why we’ve compiled a comprehensive guide... Read More »


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Top 10 Destinations on Sanibel Everyone Will Love

Sanibel Island, Florida, is the ultimate destination for your next family vacation. One of the hardest things about planning a family getaway is finding activities that everyone in your group will enjoy, but on Sanibel, you won’t have that problem! There are countless family-friendly activities in Sanibel, meaning there’s something to suit every interest.  From beaches to historical sites to... Read More »


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Where to Find the Best Fishing in Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island fishing is some of the very best in all of Florida. Avid fishers could spend weeks offshore on a boat. For families and novice fishers as well, fishing provides a great outdoor activity.  Everything You Need to Know Fishing in Sanibel Island at any point in the year is sure to yield a great catch. Year-round species include... Read More »


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The Best Ways to Spend the Holiday in Sanibel Island

For many, major holidays may be the only time they have enough vacation time from work to really getaway. While it may break from tradition to spend Thanksgiving or Christmas away from home, the holidays in Sanibel Island are festive and joyous. At Christmas time, there are many events and displays, and the weather in Sanibel at this time of... Read More »


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Navigate Around Sanibel Island on These Great Bike Trails

Wondering about things to do in Sanibel Island on your next vacation? There’s plenty to discover! Nature here is simply unmatched, with some of the most highly regarded beaches in the world. You and your family will also love learning about the fascinating history of the area, indulging in the fresh local seafood, and heading into the local stores to... Read More »


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What is Sanibel Island Known For?

Heading to Sanibel Island and unsure of what to do? Fear not! This article will outline all of the things you and your family should do while visiting Sanibel Island. With everything from beaches, wildlife, and seashells, the area offers everything you and your family needs located right near our Sanibel Island rentals. Beaches If you are going to Sanibel... Read More »


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Sanibel Sea School Day Program

Traveling with young children is never easy. While it can be tons of fun spending a few days with your little ones playing on the beach and soaking up the hot Florida sunshine, after a little while, you may start yearning for some peace and quiet. Luckily, there are a few excellent children’s programs on Sanibel Island. Your child will... Read More »


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Sanibel Island Lighthouse

When you’re vacationing in the stunning Sanibel Island area, there are plenty of things for you to discover. Spend your days enjoying the white sand beaches of Sanibel Island, explore the local boutiques staffed by the friendliest artisans, and indulge in incredible seafood from right off the coast. While you’re in the area, you simply can’t miss out on the... Read More »


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Top 3 Animals You’ll Find at the J.N. “Ding” Darling Wildlife Refuge

J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge in Sanibel, Florida, is home to thousands of animals. It has a habitat that can only be found here and nowhere else, as many of the animals are endangered species. If you are planning on visiting, then you may want to know what you can expect to see. Here are the top 3 animals... Read More »