The Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum 
More than 7,000 acres of mangrove estuary make up the 

Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge. More than 200 species of birds, plus alligators, raccoons, otters and several other species of wildlife have made the refuge their home.

The Birds of Sanibel

Everglades Day Safari

Sanibel Lighthouse & Historical Village
The Sanibel Lighthouse, located in Old Town has a walking and biking tour that is approximately 2.5 miles long with more than 19 sites to see. 


Sanibel's 25 miles of bicycle paths are sure to please. Bicycle rentals are available at Billy's Rentals and Finnimores. Don't miss the opportunity to bike through the Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge.


Visitors to Sanibel Island are often surprised by the many unique shops that are available.
A gourmet grocery store is a short walk away.

Bailey's General Store

Periwinkle Way


Charter Fishing/Shelling trip

The Castaways Marina has two charter captains that will take small groups on fishing or shelling adventures.Captain Joe's Charters is sure to give you a memorable trip.


With more than 60 restaurants to choose from, just sampling the local faire will give you hours of enjoyment.

Chamber of Commerce

Cuisine Scene

Golf Courses

The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club is Sanibel Island's premier golf and tennis destination, featuring the island's best conditioned golf course and tennis facility.          Beach View Golf Course

You don’t have to bring it all with you!

Island Rental Services or Sanibel Rental Service: You can rent Baby items including cribs, additional Beach equipment (we supply chairs, umbrella, toys), Special Needs, etc.