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Why Visit Sanibel & Captiva Islands?

Sanibel Island in FloridaThere are SO many reasons to visit the Sanibel & Captiva Islands, whether you’re looking for a retirement destination, a seasonal home, or you just need to get away for a while. You’ll find beautiful beaches and a laid back atmosphere with plenty of shelling, bird watching, and water sports opportunities to enjoy. The sister islands have received a multitude of awards over the years and here’s just a glimpse of those accolades.

2018 Travel & Leisure: The Best Small Beach Towns for People Who Want to Escape the Crowds (Sanibel Island)

2018 U.S. News: Sanibel Island #3 in Best Florida Beaches

2018 U.S. News: Sanibel Island #6 in Best Relaxing Getaways in the USA

2017 Coastal Living: Sanibel Island Named Best Beaches for Shelling

2017 Expedia: 25 Friendliest Cities in America (Sanibel is #5)

2017 National Geographic: 21 Best Beaches in the World (Sanibel Island is #7)

2017 Culture Trip: The Most Beautiful Spots In Florida (Sanibel Island tops the list)

2014 Coastal Living: America's Happiest Seaside Towns 2014 (Captiva Island is #2)

And the list goes on! You can view more Sanibel & Captiva awards here.

If you have any questions about the islands or if you’d like to learn about local real estate opportunities, call Kingfisher Real Estate at 239-472-4411.

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