Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

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Luxury Holidays to Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

To make sure our Fort Myers & Sanibel Island holidays meet the standards associated with our award-winning service, we only partner the best resorts and hotels this twin destination has to offer. This way we can guarantee that after an adventurous day of water sports, or a sun-soaked tanning session on the beach, you can return to a premium accommodation that will add a touch of luxury and class to your Fort Myers & Sanibel Island stay.

Reasons to Holiday in Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

  • The Wildlife - Rent a bike and cycle along protected paths to observe birds and wildlife in their natural habitat.
  • The Adrenaline-fueled Activities – Sailing, fishing, parasailing, kayaking; water sports are aplenty.
  • The Sports & Leisure –Tee off on a scenic round of golf, or hit a winner on one of Fort Myers & Sanibel Island’s pro tennis courts.
  • The History – The Sanibel Historical Museum allows you to step back in time and discover the lives of the islands’ first inhabitants.

Things to do in Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

Fort Myers & Sanibel Island in particular provide some of the best shelling in Florida, and therefore in the world. These islands are part of a huge plateau stretching far out into the Gulf of Mexico which makes them such a brilliant destination for shelling. Around these parts, shelling is not only fun for visitors but part of the local culture, so join in and unearth some spectacular specimens of your own. Who knows, your discovery might even make it into the Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum, the largest museum in the world dedicated to shellfish.

The Weather in Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

Sun seekers need look no further – there isn’t really a bad time to visit Fort Myers & Sanibel Island because the weather is fabulous year-round. High season is during the months of March and April, so makes a perfect spring or pre-summer getaway for UK jetsetters.

Facts about Fort Myers & Sanibel Island

  • Area – 82 square miles
  • Population – 69,000
  • Founded – 1886

Fort Myers & Sanibel Island 2024 / 2025

Fort Myers & Sanibel Island is a popular holiday destination, so we recommend booking in advance to secure the flight and hotel availability you want, for a price that matches your budget. Kenwood Travel’s Florida prices are now guaranteed for next year and into the one after that, so you can avoid disappointment by booking with us today. Over 45 years as a leading UK tour operator for Florida holidays means there’s no competition when it comes to quality holiday service, expertise, value and variety. So for agent-approved advance savings on family breaks, couples retreats, group trips or solo stays in Fort Myers & Sanibel Island, call Kenwood today. We’re on hand seven days a week here in London on 020 7749 9235.

Top Picks

Sanibel Inn

4* out of 5 stars

Located on an idyllic beach of ivory sands and azure waters, the Sanibel Inn is the perfect retreat for those seeking a relaxing time on the Gulf Coast of Florida

South Seas Resort

4* out of 5 stars

Miles of pristine sand, luscious mangroves and sweet Floridian sunshine are in abundance at this spectacular South Seas Resort.

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

4* out of 5 stars

Guests of these 4-star condo-style accommodations can enjoy a range of onsite resort activities including spa, tennis, five pools, kids club and more.


Useful information

  • Local time GMT (-6)
  • Currency US Dollars
  • Language English
  • Location Lee County, Florida
  • Flying time 8 hours & 30 minutes

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