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  • Top Destination for Family Travel

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  April 26th, 2015

    With miles of bike trails and white sandy beaches, Sanibel Island is ideal for families looking to leave the hustle-and-bustle behind for a vacation of relaxation and seclusion along the Gulf of Mexico. Sanibel ranked No.1 in “The FamilyFun Travel Awards”by FamilyFun Magazine and No.3 on U.S. News Travel’s 2015 list of “Best Family Beach Vacations in the USA.”  According toFamilyFun Magazine, Sanibel’s laid-back style and sun-soaked beaches that landed it on top overall. [...]

  • 78th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  March 23rd, 2015

    Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is elated for next week’s 78th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival, located at the Community House on Sanibel Island. In celebration of the annual festivities, Sundial employees took photos with their favorite shells found by our guests throughout the week. Check out the photo collage, below. You can participate in the festivities too! Locals, visitors and seashell lovers alike are [...]

  • The Ultimate Spring Break Vacation

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  March 23rd, 2015

    You work hard year-round, which is why you deserve to experience the ultimate Spring Break vacation, located somewhere with warmer weather, relaxing, exploring and indulging. At Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, we offer all of that and more with onsite guest amenities including: salon and spa services guided island explorations market-style shopping waterfront and poolside dining drink specials resort activities complimentary water [...]

  • The Opening of Bailey’s Marketplace

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  February 17th, 2015

    You can now shop while you stay at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa at Bailey’s Marketplace, a new onsite store offering guests a convenient “one-stop shop for all grocery, hardware and gift needs.” Open every day 7 a.m. – 8 p.m., Bailey’s Marketplace is in association with Bailey’s General Store, which has been serving shoppers and coffee drinkers on Sanibel Island for over 110 years. Bailey’s has also [...]

  • Island Hobbies To Try

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  January 30th, 2015

    During your next stay at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, we encourage you to embrace Sanibel Island like an ‘islander’ by trying different local hobbies, enjoyed by island natives and repeat visitors. The Sundial Activities Department offers resort guests the opportunity to try different activities loved by locals without leaving the property. Whether you enjoy active or leisurely hobbies, there is something for everyone to [...]

  • Sundial’s 1st Annual Tennis Showcase

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  January 21st, 2015

    Join local tennis players at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa for our 1st Annual Tennis Showcase on Friday, Feb. 6th at 1:00 p.m., featuring a Round Robin Event, followed by an exciting doubles match played by visiting celebrity tennis professionals. Admission into the Showcase Event  is $20, and includes access to the tennis exhibition, a food and beverage ticket, the chance [...]

  • GRAND OPENING: Slice of Paradice

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  January 14th, 2015

    It is a new year for new beginnings at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa and tomorrow is the official Grand Opening of Slice of Paradice! We invite locals and guests to stop by for a hand-dipped scoop of ice cream or cheesy slice of pizza. Our Newest Dining Option The addition of Slice of Paradice  is a convenient spot for Sundial’s guests and visitors [...]

  • Let’s Play “Name That Shell”

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  January 8th, 2015

    Sanibel Islands is located on the Gulf coast of Southwest Florida where the water is warm and the shores are rich with seashells. “Name That Shell” was created to recognize the 250 individual species of seashells that can be found along the island’s infamous shell sprinkled shores. Sundial’s “Name That Shell” trivia posts are a way for seashells lovers, islanders and vacationers to [...]

  • 10 Holiday Light Displays of 2014

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  December 24th, 2014

    It’s feeling a lot like Christmas here on Sanibel Island thanks to these very merry holiday light displays! We invite you to scroll through this year’s 10 must-see light displays of 2014, photographed by Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Activities Director Kevin Snyders. #1 – Believe Location: As you enter Sanibel Island, you will spot this unbelievable light display across the [...]

  • Sanibel Island a “Silver” Bicycle Friendly Community

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  November 20th, 2014

    Sanibel Island is often recognized for its island beauty and vacationers’ appeal, but on Tuesday, this tucked away Southwest Florida destination was recognized by the League of American Bicyclist City as a “Silver” Bicycle Friendly Community (BFBSM). Sanibel was last recognized in 2010 with a “Bronze” award. Plus, only three other Florida communities were recognized this year with “Silver” awards including Venice, [...]