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Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020
The relaxing destination of Sanibel is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your kids. The biking trails, beaches, and island setting are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), which is located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center. Sanibel has 43 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where to stay.
Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:
Rare Walkout Condo On Sanibel Beach - Offers in-room kitchens, an outdoor tennis court, and laundry facilities. Guests like the breakfast options at this condo.
Song of the Sea - Features a private beach, an outdoor pool, and free parking. This hotel is rated 3 stars.
Tarpon Tale Inn - Offers free parking, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and quiet location at this 3-star apartment.
Island Inn - Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchenettes. The clean rooms and central location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.
You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Sanibel.
While you and your family are staying in Sanibel, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum, Sanibel Historical Museum and Village, and Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Lovers Key State Park, Sun Splash Water Park, and Edison and Ford Winter Estates.Sanibel is also known for its: