If you’re searching for a home with real value on Captiva Island, consider looking in Sunset Captiva. The small community is no doubt one of the island’s best values.
Located in Captiva’s “village”, Sunset Captiva consists of nearly 60 homes on the island’s Gulf side and another ten low-rise condos on its bay side. While covered by separate homeowner’s associations, all residents of Sunset Captiva share community amenities including a swimming pool, tennis courts, boat docks with direct Gulf Access, and of course, the beach.
Sunset Captiva actually stretches from the Bay to the beach, with its own docks on the island’s bayside. As for the Gulf side of the property, that’s where you’ll find some of the recreational amenities, as well as the mostly uncrowded beach and boardwalk.
The quiet community feels extremely private, yet its close enough to enjoy some of the best attributes of the island. From Sunset Captiva its possible to simply walk to some of the island’s best shops, restaurants, the grocery store and marinas.
Life on the island is all about outdoor activities, including water sports, sailing, biking and birding. Shelling is a big part of the fun of Captiva Island too, and it’s considered one of the best places on earth to search for shells.
The white sand beaches are hard to pass up, and Sunset Captiva provides an ideal starting point to explore all that the island has to offer. The homes of Sunset Captiva occasionally go up for sale.
Some of the single-family homes currently on the market are priced upwards of $1 million. If you’re lucky enough to find one, it comes with the enjoyment of an address in Sunset Captiva with all of its added amenities, while at the same time providing easy access to a complete Captiva Island lifestyle.