Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort on 1 mile of pristine beach

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Sanibel Island

Fronting 1 mile of pristine 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 6 HydroGrid® tennis courts, 5 heated swimming pools, and myriad water sports.

Kitchens, balconies

Guestrooms include full kitchens, most with 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.

Property Amenities

Property Amenities

Situated on 1 mile of pristine 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 4 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 non motorized 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 6 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 features a poolside bar and a water slide. The resort's restaurants feature gorgeous views of the Gulf and there is a take-out shop onsite. An onsite fitness center, activities program, 12 pickleball courts, and beach volleyball are offered for guests' enjoyment. Guests can relax at the Gulf front spa, featuring a full variety of services. Supervised childcare/activities are also available.

The resort offers 12,000 sq feet (1,114 sq meters) of conference space 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.

Voted Best Full Service Resort on Sanibel & Captiva Islands for five years in a row

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

  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 6 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Meeting rooms 11 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 12,000 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Waterslide  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Kitchen  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Microwave 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Sea Breeze Café - This venue offers al fresco beachfront dining, and daily happy hour 4 PM to 6 PM. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Slice of Paradice - Enjoy a slice of pizza, hot dog, salad, or ice cream on the poolside patio. Open for lunch and dinner.

Turtles Pool & Beach Bar – Located on the main pool deck, guests enjoy happy hour from 3 PM to 5 PM daily at Turtles Pool & Beach Bar, serving delicious specialty cocktails. Guests can also enjoy a menu with lots of favorites, including seafood, burgers, and salads.

Shima Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar – Look forward to an authentic experience as your dinner is artfully prepared right before your eyes at the hibachi grill. Reservations are requested..

Shima Grab N Go – Located in the main lobby, the Grab N Go features take-out sushi, snacks and drinks

Nearby Things to Do

The Sundial Beach Resort & Spa offers a wide range of recreational activities. Onsite facilities include 6 tennis courts (hard courts and clay courts; access included in resort fee) with lessons available, a beach volleyball court, pickleball courts, and a fitness center. Also available to guests are 5 heated outdoor swimming pools, kayaks and other water sports options.

The onsite Sea School boasts an aquarium and a variety of activities.

Beach walks and classes are popular activities on the long, shell-strewn pristine 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 receive access to on-island golf at the Dunes, 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.

  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 

Spa Services

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

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
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.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15.00 for adults and USD 8.00 for children (approximately)
  • 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.

Property Name

  • Sundial
  • Sundial Beach
  • Sundial Beach Resort
  • Sundial Beach Resort Sanibel
  • Sundial Beach Sanibel
  • Sundial Resort
  • Sundial Beach & Golf Hotel Sanibel Island
  • Sundial Beach And Golf Resort
  • Sundial Beach Hotel
  • Sundial Beach Sanibel Island
  • Sundial Sanibel Island

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.


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