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One Bedroom Tennis Villas

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Harbourside Marina View Guestroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

One Bedroom Bayside Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Two Bedroom Beach Villas

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children)

Three Bedroom Bayside Villas

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children)

One Bedroom Beach Villas

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Two Bedroom Marina Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Three Bedroom Beach Villas

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children)

Harbourside Waterview Guestroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Two Bedroom Tennis Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Condo, 2 Bedrooms Golf View (Land's End)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Condo, 2 Bedrooms Ocean View (Land's End

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelCaptiva Island resort with golf, marinas, beaches

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White sands, blue Gulf

Encircled by more than 2 miles of white-sand beach and aquamarine Gulf of Mexico waters, this 330-acre family resort encompasses a 9-hole golf course and 2 marinas on beautiful Captiva Island.

3 swimming pools, family fun

South Seas Island Resort offers water sports, plus 10 tennis courts, and 3 outdoor swimming pools—just a few of the amenities accessible by resort trolleys. A kids club and teen club are also available.

Private balconies

Spacious guestrooms and villas are situated in a variety of scenic locales. All have private balconies, free wireless Internet access, and TVs with HBO and DVD players. Villas offer fully equipped kitchens.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated on the northern portion of Captiva Island, near 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) of white-sand beach, the South Seas Island Resort is 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) from Sanibel Island.

In addition to 2 marinas, 10 tennis courts, a 9-hole golf course, and 3 pools, the resort has a kids club (ages 4-6 and 7-11) and teens club (ages 12 and over), both with a wide range of activities (surcharge). Kids also love the video arcade, with virtual-reality machines and unlimited games for a daily fee. Towels, umbrellas, and lounge chairs are available for the pool area and the private beach.

A state-of-the-art health club features more than 30 types of exercise machines, a sauna, personal trainers, yoga, and fitness classes (surcharges). A spa offers massages, body treatments, and beauty services. Abundant dining options include a harbor-view seafood restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, and a 1950s-style pizza parlor.

The resort's trolley system transports guests throughout the property. Guests also have access to the nature center and can participate in special resort activities.

Wireless Internet access is available throughout.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Arcade/game room
  • ATM/banking
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Free beach cabanas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge services
  • Conference center
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Golf course on site
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Marina on site
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of meeting rooms - 20
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • On private beach
  • Outdoor tennis courts 10
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Spa tub
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Total number of rooms - 465
  • Wedding services
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room
  • DVD player
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pools
  • On private beach
  • Outdoor tennis courts
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony or patio
  • Cable TV service
  • Ceiling fan
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free toiletries
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • DVD player
  • Free local calls
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Private bathroom
  • Refrigerator
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Television
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Where to Eat

Harbourside Bar & Grill - Serving traditional breakfast (surcharge) daily. For dinner, menu options include fresh local seafood, steaks, and pastas. Indoor and outdoor seating with views of Yacht Harbour Marina.

The Pointe - Lunch menu includes vegetarian options, sandwiches, salads, and burgers. Featuring seating indoors, on the deck, or on the patio under umbrellas.

Scoops & Slices - 1950s-style pizza shop and ice-cream parlor. Wurlitzer jukebox. Old-fashioned candy jars. Wood-fired stone oven. Open daily, late morning till late night. Candy and ice cream all day; pizza early evening till closing.

Captiva Provision Company - High-end deli store with pre-made meals. Open morning till evening.

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Nearby Things to Do

2 marinas, 1 for yachts and 1 for smaller craft, are on site. Water recreation includes deep-sea fishing excursions, dolphin-watching cruises, and a sailing school, along with kayaking, Jet Skiing, parasailing, and power-boat rentals. Swimming pools located throughout the property include a lagoon-style pool complex with cabanas, loungers, and restaurant.

Professional staff offer individual tennis lessons and clinics (surcharges), and players can choose between 10 courts, four of which are lit for night play. The 9-hole, par-27 Captiva Island Golf Club provides gorgeous Gulf views and gentle ocean breezes. Guests also receive discounts at The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, an 18-hole championship course on nearby Sanibel Island.

Beachcombing on the resort's 2.5 miles of white-sand beaches is a popular activity. Captiva Island and neighboring Sanibel Island are famous for the dazzling shells that wash up on their shores.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 18.87 per person, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Summer Escape Promotion

Summer Escape Promotion

Book a minimum 4-night stay in a Summer Escape rate category now - September 26, 2015 for travel May 1 - September 30, 2015 and receive the following:

  • 4th night free, reflected in rate paid at time of booking
  • Sports membership to the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club with live entertainment and discounts on golf and tennis.
Full details at check-in. Must book a Summer Escape rate category to qualify. Minimum 4-night stay required. Blackout dates may apply. Offer is not applicable to any previous reservations or group bookings, and cannot be combined with any other packages, weekend rates or promotions.Children eat free breakfast is valid up to 2 children 12 years and under. Kids must be accompanied by at least one paying adult and choose from the children’s menu or breakfast buffet if available. Other restrictions may apply.

Summer is Heating Up...Just Escape!

Book a 4-night minimum stay in the Summer is Heating Up...Just Escape! rate plan before September 26, 2015 for travel May 1 - September 30, 2015 and receive the following additional benefits:

  • 4th night of stay free (already reflected in room rate)
  • Coupon book with $250USD worth of resort coupons
  • Free breakfast for children aged 12 and under
Full details at check-in. Must book a Summer is Heating up...Just Escape! rate category to qualify. Minimum 4-night stay required. Blackout dates may apply. Offer is not applicable to any previous reservations or group bookings, and cannot be combined with any other packages, weekend rates or promotions.Children eat free breakfast is valid up to 2 children 12 years and under. Kids must be accompanied by at least one paying adult and choose from the children’s menu or breakfast buffet if available. Other restrictions may apply.

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