Book your room at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Studio, 1 Queen Bed (Sundial Studio)Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Condo, 1 Bedroom (Island)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Condo, 1 Bedroom (Coastal)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Condo, 2 Bedrooms (Coastal)Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 3 infants)
Suite, 1 Bedroom (Island Suite)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Family-friendly resort on 1 mile of private beach
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Fronting 1 mile of private beach on beautiful Sanibel Island, this activity-filled resort is within 1 mile of Periwinkle Way restaurants and boutiques; The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club is 2 miles away.
This Gulf of Mexico resort features 6 tennis courts, 5 heated swimming pools, and myriad water sports. The Environmental Coastal Observatory features an aquarium and touch tank.
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.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Situated on 1 mile of private Gulf of Mexico beach, Sundial Beach & Golf Resort, a family-friendly place, is within 1 mile of Periwinkle Way boutiques and 2.5 miles from the wildlife refuge.
Guests can relax on the white sand beach, surf or boogie board, or join a beach yoga class. The Cycles and Sails 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 wind surfers. The resort's 6 tennis courts are supported by a pro shop and a staff of tennis professionals. 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. A fitness center and game room are also on site.
The resort offers 11 meeting/conference rooms, a business center, and a technology support staff. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. Additional property amenities include a coffee shop/café, convenience store, a concierge desk, tours/ticket assistance, a garden, and barbecue grills.
Sundial Beach & Golf Resort is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Arcade/game room
- Babysitting or childcare
- Tennis on site
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Total number of rooms - 198
- Laundry facilities
- Number of floors - 4
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- On private beach
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach towels
- Free self parking
- Number of restaurants - 3
- Shopping on site
- Wedding services
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Coffee shop or café
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Grocery/convenience store
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Number of outdoor pools - 5
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Number of meeting rooms - 11
- Outdoor tennis courts 6
- Snack bar/deli
- Smoke-free property
- Television in lobby
- Sofa bed
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Access via exterior corridors
- Air conditioning
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary toiletries
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Complimentary newspaper
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Premium bedding
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Separate sitting area
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
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.
Nearby Things to Do
The Sundial Beach Resort & Spa offers a wide range of recreational activities. Onsite facilities include a children's game room, 6 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 on site
- Tennis lessons on site
- Volleyball on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Beach yoga on site
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
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.
- Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
- Late check-out fee: USD 75.00
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
We should mention
A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.