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  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Wins 5 Top Awards

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  September 2nd, 2015

    It isn’t just the warm breezes from the sunny coastline of the Gulf of Mexico. Or the panoramic view of the gentle waves rippling carelessly across the vast spread of ocean waters. It isn’t the rich amenities at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. Or the fabulous culinary creations, the unimaginable libations or the super service at our exquisite restaurants. And [...]

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Hosts Another Memorable Wedding

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  August 28th, 2015

    It always has something to do with the sun – that brilliant star governing our solar system. For us mere earthlings, the sun, a microscopic speck in the universe, speaks to us in another language, of romance, of passion, of gentle dreams come true. It tells us continually about so many new dawns – each awakening to life’s new and [...]

  • Sea Turtle Nesting Season Continues at Sanibel Island

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

    To live as the sea turtle – in the smooth, soft glide of the silent underwater world. It is splendid living and beautiful, a realm of seeming artistry and grace. At Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, we embrace the ecological phenomenon of this ancient creature. Oceanographers believe the sea turtle is one of the planet’s most ancient creatures. It is [...]

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Wins Best Waterfront Dining in Southwest Florida

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

    The Florida Legislature gave the Sunshine State its nickname in 1970. As the third most populated and one of the fastest growing states in the nation, it is increasingly attracting visitors who want to explore its nearly 1,200 miles of coastlines and 662 miles of beaches. The best way to sample the splendors of living the good life in the [...]

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Becomes Once Again a Wedding Wonderland

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  August 7th, 2015

    Some pursue the bond by choice, a desire steeped and stewed in passion. Others seem to fall into it – almost as if by some transcendental happenstance. Others eschew it altogether, fleeing the onerous “commitment” it may seem to entail. But the marital phenomenon, coupled by a carefully choreographed setting and an ethereally shaped atmosphere, seems to go beyond ordinary [...]

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Wins BEST WATERFRONT DINING and BEST STAYCATION in all of Southwest Florida

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  July 31st, 2015

    That sense of expectation – that looking forward to goodness – is what drives some of us to peer beyond the horizon of just average, of normal living, of the mundane every day. And it’s only by excellence and a scrupulous focus on achieving the best that we are able to rise above the crowd. We at Sundial Beach Resort [...]

  • Vote Sundial Beach Resort & Spa THE BEST OF THE ISLANDS in the Islander Newspaper Contest

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

    Even Ernest Hemmingway would have voted for Sundial Beach Resort & Spa for Best Full Service Resort. Stretching along the quiet coastline of Florida’s Gulf– on the Sunshine State’s southwestern end – this gentle oasis possesses all the wonders and splendor of a tropical paradise. This is the place to come – to find respite, to soothe the soul, to [...]

  • Sanibel Shelling Report from the Sanibel Sea School

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  July 12th, 2015

    Summer shelling is in full swing here at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa campus of the Sanibel Sea School. The weather has been wonderful and the shelly sunrises and sunsets as gorgeous as always. The water temperature is hovering around a refreshing 84 degrees. SHELLS THIS SUMMER SEASON Just about any time of year, residents and guests of Sanibel [...]

  • Taste of Sundial: Signature Hummus Recipe

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  July 12th, 2015

    Executive Chef Criss Menassa’s signature Sundial Hummus is quick and easy to make and, most importantly, delicious. If you can’t get down to Sundial but you’re craving a refreshing appetizer, whip up a batch of our hummus to snack on while you daydream of Sanibel Island. SIGNATURE HUMMUS INGREDIENTS 4 large garlic cloves 2 cups canned chickpeas (garbanzo beans) drained [...]

  • Moo the Stuffed Animal Thoroughly Enjoyed His Stay at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  July 10th, 2015

    It was a desperate time: the realization that Moo was gone. Lost! Perhaps on a ship to Bombay! Lost at sea! Stranded! Kidnapped! Egad! What shall we do? What can we do? The possibilities were endless – and all of them bad, bad, bad! In fact, poor Cecelia couldn’t sleep at night without her beloved and constant companion, her stuffed [...]