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Two Bedroom Tennis Villa

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Two Bedroom Beach Villas

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children)

Three Bedroom Bayside Villas

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children)

Condo, 2 Bedrooms Golf View (Land's End)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Three Bedroom Beach Villas

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children)

Get an overview of this hotelCaptiva Island resort with golf, marinas, beaches

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White sands, blue Gulf

Encircled by more than 2 miles of white-sand beach and aquamarine Gulf of Mexico waters, this 330-acre family resort encompasses a 9-hole golf course and 2 marinas on beautiful Captiva Island.

8 swimming pools, family fun

South Seas Island Resort offers water sports, plus 10 tennis courts, and 8 outdoor swimming pools—just a few of the amenities accessible by resort trolleys. A kids club and teen club are also available.

Private balconies

Spacious guestrooms and villas are situated in a variety of scenic locales. All have private balconies, free wireless Internet access, and TVs with HBO and DVD players. Villas offer fully equipped kitchens.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated on the northern portion of Captiva Island, near 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) of white-sand beach, the South Seas Island Resort is 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) from Sanibel Island.

In addition to 2 marinas, 10 tennis courts, a 9-hole golf course, and 8 pools, the resort has a kids club (ages 4-6 and 7-11) and teens club (ages 12 and over), both with a wide range of activities (surcharge). Kids also love the video arcade, with virtual-reality machines and unlimited games for a daily fee. Towels, umbrellas, and lounge chairs are available for the pool area and the private beach.

A state-of-the-art health club features more than 30 types of exercise machines, a sauna, personal trainers, yoga, and fitness classes (surcharges). A spa offers massages, body treatments, and beauty services. Abundant dining options include a harbor-view seafood restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, and a 1950s-style pizza parlor.

The resort's trolley system transports guests throughout the property. Guests also have access to the nature center and can participate in special resort activities.

Wireless Internet access is available throughout.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 8 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Marina on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 465 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • On private beach 
  • Number of restaurants - 6 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 20 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 10 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • DVD player 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Phone 

Where to Eat

Harbourside Bar & Grill - Serving traditional breakfast (surcharge) daily. For dinner, menu options include fresh local seafood, steaks, and pastas. Indoor and outdoor seating with views of Yacht Harbour Marina.

The Pointe - Lunch menu includes vegetarian options, sandwiches, salads, and burgers. Featuring seating indoors, on the deck, or on the patio under umbrellas.

Scoops & Slices - 1950s-style pizza shop and ice-cream parlor. Wurlitzer jukebox. Old-fashioned candy jars. Wood-fired stone oven. Open daily, late morning till late night. Candy and ice cream all day; pizza early evening till closing.

Captiva Provision Company - High-end deli store with pre-made meals. Open morning till evening.

Nearby Activities

2 marinas, 1 for yachts and 1 for smaller craft, are on site. Water recreation includes deep-sea fishing excursions, dolphin-watching cruises, and a sailing school, along with kayaking, Jet Skiing, parasailing, and power-boat rentals. Swimming pools located throughout the property include a lagoon-style pool complex with cabanas, loungers, and restaurant.

Professional staff offer individual tennis lessons and clinics (surcharges), and players can choose between 10 courts, four of which are lit for night play. The 9-hole, par-27 Captiva Island Golf Club provides gorgeous Gulf views and gentle ocean breezes. Guests also receive discounts at The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, an 18-hole championship course on nearby Sanibel Island.

Beachcombing on the resort's 2.5 miles of white-sand beaches is a popular activity. Captiva Island and neighboring Sanibel Island are famous for the dazzling shells that wash up on their shores.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 18.87 per person, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • Parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 24 and USD 44 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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