Family-friendly South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island is one of the finest vacation destinations in southwest Florida offering up luxe accommodations, delicious dining options and abundant family recreation activities all located in a resort village surrounded by the natural beauty of nature preserves and white sandy beaches. Voted one of the Top 10 Beach Resorts for Families by Parents Magazine, South Seas Island Resort, Captiva’s premier island resort, is set among a 330-acre wildlife preserve that spans 2 ½ miles of private white sand beaches blooming with seashells on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico.
This quiet retreat offers accommodations ranging from charming 1, 2, and 3 bedroom villas, cottages and condos to gracious hotel rooms, as well as 2-6 bedroom private homes located on-site. South Seas is rich in family recreation activities that celebrate the best of the natural beauty this island resort offers. Amenities and activities include nearly 20 heated outdoor swimming pools and an adventurous water park; tennis; 2 golf courses; nature outings; Skully’s Family Interactive Center; Sanibel Sea School and Marine Discovery Center for hands-on explorations; spa and boutique; guided kayak tours; fishing charters; bike, golf cart and boat rentals; and a generous variety of water sports like jet skis, parasailing and hydro bikes.
Several delicious on-site dining options include 4 relaxing and casual bar and grills, and an ice cream parlor. South Seas’ signature restaurant, Harbourside Bar & Grill serves traditional breakfast and dinner favorites overlooking the Yacht Harbour Marina. There is also a U-bar to watch TV or sit while the kids play steps away in a private outdoor play area. Caribbean dining at The Pointe restaurant features Tommy Bahama-inspired décor. From the restaurant, you can enjoy beautiful views of Pine Island Sound, or look at the pool and cabana deck. This is a perfect viewing of gorgeous sunsets while enjoying your favorite cocktail. The newly opened Doc Ford’s brings tropical flavors and live music to South Seas.
Some guests like South Seas so much, they decide they want to own a place of their own at the resort. Here is a resource to view South Seas real estate information.