The Lighthouse Resort & Club is nestled on almost five tropical acres on San Carlos Bay. This luxury resort offers spacious 1800 - square foot apartments ... just across the street from the gulf. Each apartment is fully furnished with king-size bed in master suite, 2 twin beds in second bedroom, a convertible den with pull out couch, 2 baths, large living/dining area, fully equipped kitchen, washer & dryer, and screened porch or balcony with views of the bay or lagoon. Sanibel is one of the unique barrier islands of the world, having an east-west orientation when most islands are north south. Hence, the island is gifted with great sandy beaches and an abundance of shells. The islands rank tops in the world for their shelling because of geography. The east-west torque of Sanibel's south end acts like a shovel scooping up all the sea shells that the Gulf imports from Caribbean and other southern seas. People come from all over the world, drawn by the great variety of shells. Get up early and get them before some one else does. Sanibel and Captiva Islands has large variety of Florida Wildlife including birds, alligators and dolphins. The islands provide a nature vacation for the entire family from the avid nature lover to the budding naturalist..
Another beautiful resort in the area is the Caribe Beach Resort. Caribe Beach Resort is a resort condominium and by renting directly from an owner at Caribe Beach Resort, you will find your best vacation value! Caribe Beach Resort is on the beach. Complimentary bikes are available you to explore the island. The Caribe Beach Resort offers efficiencies, one, and two bedroom units, the largest sleeping up to six comfortably. Regional Southwest Airport is 25 miles away.