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Sanibel Island

Fronting 1 mile of private beach on beautiful Sanibel Island, this activity-filled resort is within 1 mile of Periwinkle Way restaurants and boutiques.

Pools, tennis

This Gulf of Mexico resort features 12 HydroGrid® tennis courts, 5 heated swimming pools, and myriad water sports.

Kitchens, balconies

Guestrooms include full kitchens, private screened balconies or patios, and individually decorated living areas. Wireless Internet access is included in the resort fee. TVs come with DVD players and cable programming.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated on 1 mile of private Gulf of Mexico beach, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, a family-friendly place, is within 1 mile of Periwinkle Way boutiques and 2.5 miles from the wildlife refuge.

This recently renovated gulf front property offers 3 oceanfront restaurants; including an outdoor tiki bar, as well as 5 heated pools and a spa tub. The Activities Hut, by the main pool, rents bicycles for exploring the island (included in resort fee) and a variety of nonmotorized sports equipment, including kayaks (included in resort fee) and paddle boards. Beach chairs, towels, and umbrellas are also included within the resort fee. The resort's 12 HydroGrid® tennis courts are supported by a pro shop and a staff of tennis professionals. Tennis programs are offered for guests of all ages. One of the 5 outdoor pools has a poolside bar, while another pool features a waterslide. The resort's restaurant features gorgeous views of the Gulf. An onsite fitness center, activities program, and beach volleyball are offered for guests' enjoyment. Guests can relax at the gulf front spa, featuring a full variety of services.

The resort offers 11 meeting/conference rooms and a business center. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. Additional property amenities include an onsite marketplace, sea school, a garden, and barbecue grills.

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • ATM/banking
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Tennis on site
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Express check-out
  • Fitness facilities
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms - 198
  • Children's club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms 11
  • Multilingual staff
  • Terrace
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • On private beach
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Free self parking
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa services on site
  • Wedding services
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Free WiFi
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Garden
  • Outdoor tennis courts 12
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pools
  • Waterslide
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Outdoor tennis courts
  • Kitchen
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Sofa bed
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • DVD player
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Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Sofa bed
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free toiletries
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free local calls
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Kitchen
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Microwave
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Dishwasher
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Stovetop
  • Cable TV service
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
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Where to Eat

Sea Breeze Café - This venue offers happy hour daily with live entertainment from 5 PM to 7 PM daily.

Waterview - Located in the main Resort Center, Waterview is open for dinner from 5 PM to 10 PM, 7 days a week. Featuring the finest American bistro fare with subtle European influences and locally sourced dishes made with only the freshest ingredients. Enjoy an extensive wine selection and stunning Gulf views from the floor-to-ceiling windows for an unforgettable dining experience.

Turtles Café & Patio - Situated on the main pool deck and open daily from 11 AM to 7 PM. Serving breakfast and an all-day dining menu. Enjoy a daily happy hour with great specials, from 3 PM to 5 PM.

Turtles Tiki Bar – Located on the main pool deck, guests enjoy happy hour from 3 PM to 5 PM daily at Turtles Tiki Bar, serving delicious specialty cocktails. Live entertainment is offered poolside on select days, featuring the very best live bands on Sanibel Island.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Sundial Beach Resort & Spa offers a wide range of recreational activities. Onsite facilities include a children's game room, 12 tennis courts (hard courts and clay courts; access included in resort fee) with lessons available, an outdoor volleyball court, and a fitness center. Also available to guests are 5 heated outdoor swimming pools, onsite bicycles, boogie boards, kayaks and other water sports options.

The onsite Environmental Coastal Observatory Center, with an aquarium and touch tank, provides a variety of activities.

Beachcombing is a popular activity on the long, shell-strewn private beach. Rare and beautiful shells can be found here, including spotted leopard crab carapace, lion's paw, angel's wing, and lightning whelks. Use of beach loungers is included in the resort fee. Guests can also enjoy surfing and beach yoga on site.

Guests receive access to on-island golf at the Sanibel Island Golf Club, a semi-private, 18-hole par 72 championship course near the Sanibel river for players of all skill levels.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Beach yoga on site
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Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Reflexology
  • Number of treatment rooms 1
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

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.
  • 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 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: USD 75.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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