South Seas Island Resort, Captiva

One of the best beachfront hotels on Florida’s Gulf Coast, South Seas Island Resort is a sprawling oceanfront property on Captiva Island.

It offers a long list of amenities, including 2.5 miles of beautiful beach. The 330-acre property boasts swimming pools, water slides, and a golf course, as well as a wildlife preserve where dolphins and manatees are regular visitors. Fill your days with kayaking, sailing, and boating, or get active with biking, golf, and tennis. When it’s time to relax, bask in the sunshine along the pristine white sands of the beautiful beach. Afterward, you’ll have multiple dining options to choose from, including a tiki bar and ice cream shop-style diner.

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