The beautiful Florida island of Sanibel is about 12 miles long and is sister to the smaller Captiva Island. Sanibel Island offers a variety of outdoor activities making it an ideal place to play on the Gulf of Mexico. Residents and visitors alike enjoy easy access to water activities like boating, kayaking, snorkeling, swimming, and fly fishing. You might prefer to take a leisurely stroll or just sit back and relax on the warm sandy beaches while watching the birds and dolphins. The Sanibel Island Gulf Coast, also known as Shell Island, boasts one of the best shelling spots in North America. The popular Lighthouse Beach Park features a working lighthouse and a wonderful nature trail to explore. If you’re a golf enthusiast, The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club features breathtaking views and an 18-hole championship course for all skill levels. The J.N. Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge has an education center, wildlife drive, hiking and biking trails, and guided kayak, canoe, and paddle board tours.
Be sure to check out Periwinkle Place Shops featuring over 25 shops and some great dining spots on 7 park-like acres. Sanibel also has some fantastic pet friendly restaurants. The island offers a variety of cultural activities including theater, arts, and live music.
Sanibel Island offers something for everyone and is a great place to live, play, and relax!
Sanibel Island Real Estate
You’ll find a variety of real estate on Sanibel Island ranging from condos and single family homes to waterfront estates and land ready to build on.