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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957

+1 239 472 4151

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based on 1,481 reviews

About Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, Sanibel

Value for money

Situated in Sanibel, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is an easy drive from Fort Myers and offers a private beach, an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. The various facilities this charming hotel has to offer include an express check-in and check-out feature, outdoor tennis courts and water slides. The hotel has 156 peaceful rooms offering all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay. With its own restaurant serving Italian dishes, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa provides guests with all they require for an enjoyable evening without having to leave the hotel. In the evening, guests can enjoy a drink in the bar. Sundial Beach Resort & Spa has easy access to Sanibel Island Light. Guests can also discover JetBlue Park at Fenway South.

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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view


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Resort Rooms - Water view


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Double Rooms - Skyline view


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Other Rooms - River view


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Resort Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Water slide
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis
  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Bingo
  • Beauty salon
  • Table tennis
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Pool table
  • Hiking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Safe


  • Wine glasses
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Mini-market on site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Safety deposit box

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Saltwater pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Water slide


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Newspapers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Dining table


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional bathroom
  • Additional toilet
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Balcony

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Children's television networks

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • CD player
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Washing machine


  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Fax/photocopying

Places of interest near Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

Attractions in Sanibel, Florida curated by momondo

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa location: 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957

Restaurants and Cafés

Sea Breeze Cafe0.1 mi
Shima at The Sundial Beach Resort0.1 mi
Chip's Sanibel Steakhouse0.7 mi
Sweet Melissa's Cafe0.7 mi

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Reviews

GreatBased on 1481 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Beautiful beach & family-friendly atmosphere (in 161 reviews)
  • Love the pool and beach area! (in 159 reviews)
  • Spacious room and nice staff! (in 129 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was old and outdated. (in 79 reviews)
  • There was a roach by the bed! (in 34 reviews)
  • The resort is rundown (in 32 reviews)

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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $16/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Sanibel ($300/night) and the average nightly rate at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa ($284/night).

  • If you're looking to go directly from Fort Myers SW Florida Intl to Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, expect a 58min drive as they are around 19.5 mi apart.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Fort Myers SW Florida Intl to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Sundial Beach Resort & Spa offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $44/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. The nearest airport to the hotel is Fort Myers SW Florida Intl.

  • Yes, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Sanibel for those looking for something different.

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • Getting to Sanibel city center should be easy enough, as it is just 2.2 mi away from Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. In Sanibel city center you will find Sanibel Island Lighthouse, along with many other popular sights and things to do.

  • If you have questions about Sundial Beach Resort & Spa or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +1 239 472 4151.

  • Yes, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Sundial Beach Resort & Spa has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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