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Sanibel Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Sanibel hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Sanibel trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page (opens in new window).

Sanibel Vacation

Sanibel Beach Vacation

Take a break from the stresses of daily life and completely relax during your Sanibel vacation. There's nothing more invigorating than the smell of salty sea air and the soothing rhythm of waves breaking onto the shore. Organize your trip to Sanibel the easy way by booking one of our Sanibel packages. Many travelers choose to spend their nights close to Bowman's Beach, a must-see only 4 miles (6 km) from the downtown area.

Things You Should Know About Sanibel

  • The people of United States of America celebrate Independence Day each year on the 4th of July. If you enjoy having a good time, why not plan your Sanibel vacation around this day? Take part in the festivities and learn a little more about the culture of the country along the way!
  • Opt for one of our Sanibel packages and start your getaway with some extra money in your travel wallet. Want to hear another savings tip? See if you can convert some cash into U.S dollars before you head off. That way, you can avoid big fees and poor exchange rates at the airport.
  • Approximately 7,200 people live in Sanibel. If you want recommendations about what to see and do around these parts, why not start a conversation with a couple of the locals?
  • Bowman's Beach, Sanibel Island Lighthouse and Sanibel Island Golf Club are just some amazing attractions that should be on your travel agenda. Discover a few more of them with our range of Sanibel vacation deals.

Save Time and Money with Sanibel Packages

What is the best way to save money on my Sanibel vacation?

Sanibel vacation packages on Expedia are one of the best ways to save money, time and hassle. Book your trip now and save as much as $583 — it's really that simple! Our database has more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties around the world. With such a terrific variety to pick from, you'll have no problem planning your ideal getaway. Is there a chance your plans might change? You won't have to pay a cancellation fee if you make amendments to almost any reservation.

What are the most popular types of hotels for a trip to Sanibel?

There are accommodations for every kind of traveler in Sanibel. Some favor condos, while others would rather book private vacation homes. We also highly recommend checking out the cottages and apartments in the area.

What does a vacation booking with Expedia include?

From hotels, flights and cars to experiences and activities, the choice is yours. With our Sanibel packages, you can lock in one of these, all of them or any combination that suits you. The more options you package, the more discounts you enjoy!

What are the best things to do in Sanibel?

If you're ready to welcome some new adventures into your life, your visit to Sanibel will certainly not disappoint. There are numerous activities to partake in, such as:

For more options, check out our Sanibel things to do page.



*Savings based on all vacation package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2020, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

What are the advantages of a road trip to Sanibel? 

There’s nothing quite like a Sanibel road trip. And Expedia makes it easy for you to turn all those road trip ideas into reality. You can find cheap deals on hotels in Sanibel or bundle your hotels with car rentals to save even more. With our Sanibel packages, you’ll find hitting the highway for that road trip adventure is more affordable than ever.  

How to plan a road trip to Sanibel? 

Planning a road trip can feel daunting, especially when you’ll be making multiple bookings for your itinerary. But you can find car rentals and low rates on hotels all in one place— Expedia. How you plan your road trip depends on what’s important to you. People love to take road trips to experience the great outdoors, bond with friends or family and see more of the world. When planning, bundle your car rental and hotel into one discounted package to maximize savings on both. Or, leave room for spontaneity, booking what you need when you need it with our last-minute deals.  

What to do on a road trip to Sanibel? 

When taking a road trip adventure, it’s best to plan how you want to spend your time on your road trip itinerary. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the best things to do in Sanibel. You can book all the road trip activities on your Sanibel wishlist, and even plan activities along your route as well.  

How to rent a car for a road trip to Sanibel? 

For an epic road trip, you'll need the perfect car. Renting a car for a road trip is the best option that doesn’t put miles or strain on your vehicle, and especially when it's also so affordable. Because when you book on Expedia, it doesn't need to be expensive. You can pick up a cheap car rental and head out to one of these incredible vacation rentals in Sanibel. And when you bundle car rentals with hotel stays, you'll save even more on each part of your journey.


Top Sanibel Flight + Hotel Deals

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Best Lodging Options Near Sanibel

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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa $159
Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020
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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
     
    4.2 of 5
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Staff was terrific! We had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the property very much! BeAch activities were a plus and loved having multiple pools

    Sanibel Island Beach Resort $172
    Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020
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    Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    1231 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
       
      4.3 of 5
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Close to the beach! Nice pool, poolside bar, ping pong, kids loved seeing all the bunny rabbits every evening!

      Sanibel Inn $174
      Reviewed on May 30, 2020
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      Sanibel Inn

      Sanibel Inn

      937 E Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
         
        4.3 of 5
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Very beautiful place to stay and everything you need is on property. A must stay!

        Island Inn $159
        Reviewed on May 22, 2020
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        Island Inn

        Island Inn

        3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
           
          4.6 of 5
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Beautiful place, small, clean, updated! Pleasantly surprised ! Thank you, we will be back!

          Casa Ybel Resort $299
          Reviewed on May 22, 2020
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          Casa Ybel Resort

          Casa Ybel Resort

          2255 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel, FL
             
            4.3 of 5
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Excellent location with nice beach and pool. Hotel needs some renovations. AC was noisy. Overall was a good experience because we enjoyed the beach and location.

            Song of the Sea
            Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020
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            Song of the Sea

            Song of the Sea

            863 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
               
              4.4 of 5
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Close to the beach and designed for couples on a romantic getaway.

              Seaside Inn $161
              Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020
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              Seaside Inn

              Seaside Inn

              541 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
                 
                4.4 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                wonderful access to the pool and the beach, great walks along the beach anytime of the day. Easy to get around the Township. Quite enjoyable overall. Highly recommend. Get a room that faces the beach is the best way to go here.

                Sunset Beach Inn $176
                Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020
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                Sunset Beach Inn

                Sunset Beach Inn

                3287 West Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
                   
                  4.0 of 5
                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Room with a partial ocean view, nice screened in porch, and easy access to the ocean, inviting area to lounge around the pool. Bring your own paper towels and wine opener, none offered in our room.

                  Top Activities in Sanibel

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