South Seas Island Resort
The South Seas Island Resort is a 330-acre nature preserve surrounded by two and a half miles of beautiful white sandy beach.
- Style: Home Comfort
- Number of rooms:
- Setting: Beachfront
- Closest airport: Southwest Florida International Airport
- Best for: Water Sports & Beach Activities
- Dining Options: There are 9 onsite dinner options, ranging from ice cream parlours to Tiki Bars
Why You Should Stay at South Seas Island Resort
The South Seas Island Resort is the perfect destination for those who are looking for a holiday that provides action and adventure. This resort also caters for those who are looking for a peaceful relaxing time, with the onsite spa and pool. The hotel has 4 different types of rooms and villas on offer each providing guests with a different service and style. For example, The Harborside Hotel has a number of rooms offering striking views of the ocean and marina whereas the Homes of Distinction provide a luxury villa service all equipped with a fully functioning kitchen and private pool. Whatever room you choose, you are sure to be happy with the comfort and relaxation it provides.
Things to Do at South Seas Island Resort
The South Seas Island Resort has lots of different activities for you and your family to enjoy. Camp Scallywags is the kids summer program held at the resort, keeping you children entertained with mad science experiments and sports. Sanibel Sea School is also on site, helping you find about Florida’s ecosystem and wildlife by learning how to snorkel and surf. Go on a Captiva Cruise, watching dolphins swim in their natural habitat and see the beautiful local scenery around you. The South Seas Island Resort is home to the Offshore Sailing School. Here, expert guides will patiently train you to become a master at sea, enabling you to take home a valuable skill as a souvenir. Jet skis and paddle boards are offered to guests of the hotel. Jet skis offer you the chance to see the sights and scenery around you at high speed or take a more leisurely travel out to sea on one of the hotels paddle boards. See the island from the sky by paragliding.
The resort has its very own 9-hole, par 27 golf course. The course has been named as one of the “Top Short Courses in the World”. The award winning Captiva Course provides idyllic scenery for you to enjoy, while making your way around the course. The onsite Blackwood Tennis Academy is perfect for everybody, whether you just want to hit the ball about, or want to improve you tennis skills with private instruction.
More relaxing activities are also on offer. Unwind in the resorts spa, treating yourself to a treatment, letting your mind and body rejuvenate or take part in Ambu Yoga held on the beach, letting the sound of the waves relax you.
Dining at South Seas Island Resort
Harborside Bar and Grill is set looking over the stunning marina. Its chilled atmosphere is created by the charming, nautical inspirations. The food here is classically American, with authentic dishes like Biscuits and Gravy, shrimp and grits and fluffy pancakes. As the hotel is located right next to the sea, the seafood and fish are caught daily, making these dishes very fresh indeed!
Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grille is inspired by a fictional character from a best-selling novel and offers Carrabin inspired cuisine with classic Carrabin flavours. Seafood features a lot on the menu with dishes such as Original Lime Panko Crusted Fish Sandwiches and Yucatan Shrimp Tacos. The restaurant has a large selection of rum beverages, including infused cocktails and their signature island mojitos.
The Pointe is a beautiful Tiki bar set by the hotels pool and cabanas. Here, you can get delicious refreshing bites such as the Asian salad and fish tacos. This restaurant has a casual, relaxed atmosphere that you can enjoy with friends or family. Taste their signature cocktails to cool you down.
The Sunset Beach Bar is a great place to go when the sun is setting with their nightly sunset celebrations and live music. The Crooked Snook Tiki Bar lets you appreciate the magnificent views of Pine Island while sipping on a cold beer or eating one of their fish tacos. Scoops and Slices is a great place for you and the children to cool down after a busy day.
- Outdoor Pool
- Hot Tub
- Golf Course
- Laundry Service
- Room Service
- Fitness Centre
- Children Welcome