Sanibel Island & Captiva Island – Welcome Chamber of Commerce – Official Website.
Sanibel Island & Captiva – Hotels & Resorts:
Visit Sanibel Island Hotels & Resorts for a complete list of Chamber of Commerce resort, hotel & vacation rental accommodation members with the amenities and location that are right for you. Choose from beachfront, near beach or bayside hotels, resorts, vacation condo & home rentals and more. Want to bring “FiFi” or “Fido” along on your vacation? See our list of pet-friendly accommodations. Many hotels, resorts and vacation rental companies provide us with a daily vacancies and specials list.
Sanibel Island & Captiva – Things To Do:
Learn about the many things to do on the islands including our beaches, our nature preserve, Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge and many outdoor activities including biking, shelling, fishing, bird watching, boating, golfing, and snorkeling just to name a few. Our Islands also feature cultural offerings in the area of theatre, arts and live music.
Sanibel Island & Captiva – Restaurants:
Got a hankering for American, Italian, or French food? Or maybe, you’d like to have an appetizer beach side and watch the sunset? Or perhaps just sit back, relax and listen to some jazz… we have it all. Click here for our Sanibel restaurants and Captiva restaurants directory. Looking to bring your pet along with you while you dine, check out our pet friendly dining options.
Sanibel Island & Captiva – Shopping:
Our islands offer quaint & friendly shopping. With a broad array of retail businesses on the islands, we are sure to have what you need. Looking for a pharmacy, book store, new swim suit or sunglasses? Check out our online directory of Chamber Members to find the retailer to meet your needs.
Sanibel Island & Captiva - Location:
Our islands are located west of Fort Myers, Florida. Fort Myers is located just north of Naples & south of Tampa with over 15 miles of beautiful, Florida beaches. Click here for a map showing our Chamber of Commerce location and directions. Discover paradise for yourself. Be sure to stop by the Sanibel & Captiva Chamber of Commerce when you arrive. We are located immediately over the causeway. We have brochures and information on the many things to see and do while staying on our beautiful islands. Sanibel Island is 1 of the “Top 10 Best Florida Beach Towns” according to USA Today. And our Visitor’s Center was named the #1 attraction by Trip Advisor. Frommer’s Travel Guide ranked Sanibel Island the #1 top tourist destination. And the list just goes on and on… See for yourself. Come visit us and find out why our barrier islands are the perfect choices for your vacation whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a family trip or a nature vacation.
Sanibel & Captiva Awards
Sanibel Island and Captiva Island have received many awards over the past several years from some of the most respected national organizations in the country. Click Here to see our current list.
Sanibel Island & Captiva Island Reviews
Recent News from the Chamber
Sanibel Island FL (February 11, 2014) – The Sanibel Captiva Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting for Island Life Spa on February 5, 2014.
Island Life Spa is a new, locally-owned, family-run spa providing services that include warm island lava shell therapy, body melt stone and medical massages, lumin essence face brightening and face lifting, red currant skin tightening, calming or “after sun” care, and 24 ct. gold Cleopatra skin services, as well as body slimming wraps and scrubs.
“We are happy to welcome Island Life Spa as our newest member and look forward to their success here on Sanibel,” said Ric Base, President of the Sanibel Captiva Chamber of Commerce.
Island Life Spa is located at 1101 Periwinkle Way, Suite 102, Sanibel Island. For more information please call 239-400-4410 or visit IslandLifeSpa.com.
Sanibel Island Makes Smarter Travel’s 1 of 10 Best Beach Towns in Florida
February 5, 2014
Famed for its white-sand beaches teeming with coquinas, whelks, sand dollars, and scallops, Sanibel Island is a paradise for nature lovers. But there’s more than shelling on this barrier island: Head downtown and visit the shops, restaurants, and artist galleries on main thoroughfare Periwinkle Way, and you’ll see why almost 200,000 vacationers make the trip to this charming spot every year.
Don’t Miss: While not open to the public, the Point Ybel Lighthouse (or Sanibel Island Lighthouse) is a must-see photo op on the island. Pause along your shelling route to snap a shot of this beachside beacon, which has guided seafarers to Sanibel Island’s shores since 1884.
Sanibel Island Named 1 of the 10 Best Places to go in Florida by Smarter Travel, 2013
In 2013, Smarter Travel named Sanibel Island one of the 10 Best Places to Go in Florida noting our world-renown shelling and our famous “Sanibel Stoop” as well as The Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum and our serious conservation efforts.
The Sanibel-Captiva Chamber of Commerce thanks Smarter Travel for recognizing Sanibel Island with these prestigious awards.