Room type

Gulf Front Suite 1st Floor

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Gulf View Guestroom Top Floor

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Get an overview of this hotelRomantic couples' getaway on Sanibel Island beach

Private sandy beach

This tranquil island retreat is nestled on a Gulf of Mexico beach within a half-mile of Periwinkle Way, home to Sanibel Island restaurants and boutiques; the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club is within a mile.

Wine, continental breakfast

A bottle of wine greets Song of the Sea guests upon arrival. Complimentary amenities include continental breakfast served on a tropical terrace (included in resort fee), use of beach umbrellas, and complimentary bicycles.

Private balconies

Song of the Sea guestrooms, all with private screened balconies, wrap around a tropically landscaped pool. Each includes a kitchenette, wireless Internet access, and 42" LCD TVs with HBO, and DVD players.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Song of the Sea is at the southern end of Sanibel Island, within a half-mile of Causeway Blvd, which connects the island to the mainland. Periwinkle Way, the island's "main street," is also half a mile away, with local restaurants, galleries, and boutiques. Golfers can enjoy the links at The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club for a discounted fee, including access to the driving range. Tennis court access, plus the use of racquets and tennis balls, is also part of the resort fee.

Complimentary resort amenities include a bottle of wine upon arrival, daily continental breakfast with a Belgian waffle bar (included in resort fee), bicycles for exploring the island, and beach chairs and umbrellas for the private beach. Guests enjoy free use of sports equipment, such as paddleboards and kayaks.

An outdoor pool and spa tub are surrounded by chaise lounges and tropical plantings. Next to the pool area, barbecue grills are available for cookouts.

Song of the Sea is a smoke-free property.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • DVD player 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchenette 
  • LCD TV 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

The resort serves a daily complimentary continental (included in resort fee) breakfast with waffles, fresh breakfast breads from a local bakery, fresh fruit, juices, and coffee.

The resort serves breakfast only, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

The Dunes Steakhouse




Island Cow

Doc Ford's

Nearby Things to Do

The resort has its own private sandy beach with complimentary use of beach chairs and umbrellas. Sanibel Island is famous for the wide variety of shells found on its beaches, especially shells from the island's many indigenous mollusk species. A fine day could be spent combing the resort's beach and surrounding beaches for interesting specimens. Those favoring fresh-water relaxation will enjoy the resort's heated outdoor pool and spa tub, with chaise lounges on a surrounding sundeck.

Guests receive discounts at the semi-private Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, about one mile away. The back nine of the Dunes golf course is an Audubon-sanctioned wildlife preserve, where many species of native wildlife can be observed. The club also has seven Har-Tru tennis courts.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 


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 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 11.10 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room coffee
  • 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.

Hotel Name

Fall Escape - 4th Night Free

Book a 4-night minimum stay August 12 - December 13, 2015 in the "Fall Escape - 4th Night Free" rate category, for travel August 16 - December 17, 2015, and receive the following:

  • Complimentary 4th night reflected in the rate paid at time of booking
  • Sports membership to The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club with discounts on golf and tennis
Must book the "Fall Escape - 4th Night Free" rate category to qualify. Details available at check-in. 4-night minimum stay required. Offer is not transferable or redeemable for cash, and cannot be used for future stays. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Resort fee is charged on the complimentary 4th night. Not applicable to existing, confirmed reservations. All nights must be consecutive. Offer cannot be combined with other promotions, packages, negotiated/qualified rate plans, and offers. Offer is subject to availability. Blackout dates and other restrictions apply.

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