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Featured Resorts in Sanibel

Casa Ybel Resort
3.5 out of 5
2255 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel, FL
The price is $659 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1

Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel resort is within a 15-minute walk of Gulfside City Park and Sanibel Island Southern Beach. Periwinkle Way and Sanibel Historical ...

4.3/5Excellent! (287 reviews)

"Location and property are great!! Condos are all facing the water"…"

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

Casa Ybel Resort
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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

3 out of 5
1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
The price is $348 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
4.3/5Excellent! (2,287 reviews)

"Free parking with plenty of spaces. Great amenities right at the resort. Great pool area. Kids loved the water slide and BINGO times. Great access to beach. Everywhere was clean. Staff very nice."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Sanibel Island Beach Resort

Sanibel Island Beach Resort

3 out of 5
1231 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
The price is $279 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.3/5Excellent! (1,018 reviews)

"We liked the property overall, staff was pleasant, room clean, and everything worked. No Netflix or Amazon option on TV, big disappointment for us (and many other people I'm sure). Cable programming was not great. Internet worked fine. Overall we would return for another visit to this property, and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

Sanibel Island Beach Resort
West Wind Inn

West Wind Inn

3 out of 5
3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
The price is $420 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.4/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"Perfect spot, lovely place, only comment would be that the beds are really uncomfortable"…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2021

West Wind Inn
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Resorts in Sanibel

Dreaming of a relaxing escape? You deserve all the comforts and luxuries of a resort, where you can find everything you want for your vacation—from convenient dining options to activities and shopping. Take a look at the resort options in Sanibel and discover the one that's best for you, whether you picture yourself kicking back in a suite with stunning views or heading to the spa for a deep-tissue massage.

Our highest-rated Sanibel resorts:

Casa Ybel Resort - Beach property with a 3.5-star rating

  • Features a poolside bar, an outdoor pool, and beach sun loungers
  • 2 restaurants on site

Spectacular Gulf View Condo With 2 Lanai's - Pointe Santo E31

  • Has a spa tub

What Can I Do in Sanibel?

Travelers love exploring the beaches in Sanibel, and come here for biking and other popular activities. Get some time by the water at Bowman's Beach and Sanibel Island Southern Beach, or catch the latest production at BIG Arts Center or Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater. Lovers Key State Park and Sun Splash Water Park are a couple additional top attractions in the area.

When Should I Visit Sanibel?

Here's a summary of the seasonal weather to help you pick your vacation dates:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 82° F and nighttime temperatures average 53° F
  • April-June: 92° F is the daytime average and 61° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 92° F and nighttime averages are around 73° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 89° F during the day and 54° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 55.91 inches in a year

How to Get to Sanibel and Around the Area

Sanibel Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) Airport 21.6 mi (34.7 km)
Naples, FL (APF-Naples Municipal) Airport 28.8 mi (46.4 km)
Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County) Airport 32.6 mi (52.5 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a resort vacation in Sanibel?
Longing for a relaxing getaway? Indulge in the luxuries and comforts of a resort, where you can find everything you need for your trip—from tasty dining options to entertainment and shopping. There are 58 resorts in the surrounding area, giving you a range of options that might have the amazing pool or shopping possibilities you’re looking for.
What's the best resort for my stay in Sanibel?
Casa Ybel Resort - Beach property with a 3.5-star rating. Features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a children’s pool. Cozy Dockside 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath at Sanibel Moorings Resort #1612 - Has a fitness center, an outdoor tennis court, and a garden. Tropical Garden View 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath at Sanibel Moorings Resort #622 - Enjoy the fitness center, an outdoor tennis court, and garden. Waterfront Dock View 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath at Sanibel Moorings Resort #1431 - Amenities include a fitness center, an outdoor tennis court, and a garden. Cozy Garden View 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath at Sanibel Moorings Resort #912 - Access to a fitness center, an outdoor tennis court, and a garden.
What can I do in Sanibel?
Travelers love exploring the beaches in Sanibel, and come here for biking and other popular activities. Check out the interesting exhibits at Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum and Sanibel Historical Museum and Village, or catch the latest production at BIG Arts Center or Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater. Other top attractions you can add to your list are Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Bowman’s Beach.
What's the seasonal weather like in Sanibel?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 67°F. The rainiest months in Sanibel are August, June, July, and September, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of rainfall.
What's the best way to get to and around Sanibel?
Fly into Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW), which is located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away from the city center. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Charlotte County Airport (PGD), which is 32.6 mi (52.5 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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