Resorts & LodgesDeals & PackagesTravel Guides
List Your Property

An Upscale Island Vacation Awaits!

South Seas Island Resort is a fascinating, relaxing island adventure at a pace that's all your own. This spectacular resort haven on beautiful Captiva Island is bursting with activity, from Gulf of Mexico sailing lessons to leisurely kayak trips in search of ospreys. Yet it's also a place to relax, reflect and above all escape, with the white beach sand at your feet and a signature lagoon pool and championship nine-hole golf course at your beck and call. This is also a place for the family, with organized kids' camps focused on ecology and history; and a vast array of guest rooms, villas, cottages and vacation homes ensures you the getaway that gets you closest to idyllic island paradise.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 471 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Captiva Island
  • Nearby Water Gulf of Mexico
  • Open Dates All Year


South Seas Island Resort's ideal location on Captiva Island gives your family easy access to the sandy shores of the Gulf of Mexico throughout your stay. Head over to Bowman's Beach, a secluded location with natural sands, an outdoor shower, and BBQ grills. Lighthouse Beach features a boardwalk nature trail winding through the native wetlands, a historic functioning lighthouse, and a fishing pier where you can reel in your next trophy catch!


South Seas Island Resort has fun for the whole family. With kid's activities that allow the adults to venture off, to fun things you can do as a group, everyone will enjoy a trip to Captiva Island. Check out Skully's Family Interactive Center to learn about marine life and get creative, or let the kids enjoy a Kid's Night Out. At the end of your stay, Sebrie Images Photography is ready to snap a family portrait with the ocean as your backdrop!


With a Chip Powell winding design, the nine-hole, Par 27 course at Captiva Golf Club is one of the world's top short courses. Enjoy a leisurely yet challenging day on the links with stunning ocean views as your backdrop on nearly every hole. For a full 18, try the nearby Dune Golf & Tennis Club.


The perfect mix of business and pleasure, your company retreat will get things done in the work room and have tons of fun besides. South Seas has more than 20,000 square feet of meeting space, which (dare we say) you probably won't need all of. The professional meeting coordinators on staff will be more than happy to help plan your event.


A family reunion at South Seas is one full of bonding, activity, and mirth. Stay how you want, whether you prefer multiple hotel rooms or everyone staying under one sizable roof at a home rental (all the better for family bonding, of course!). You'll spend you days having fun in the ocean and your knights reminiscing while looking up at the endless starry sky above.


You couldn't ask for a more pristine venue to get hitched in. From smaller (but still stunning) barefoot beach weddings to huge elaborate affairs, South Seas can and will deliver the perfect wedding experience. ANY size can be accommodated; one of the perks of having more than 31,000 square feet of flexible indoor function space. Meanwhile, the devoted staff will facilitate everything you don't want to, from their on-site entertainment company, and modern lighting services to catering thte affair with something scrumptious.


South Seas Island Resort is a protected wildlife sanctuary that is full of vibrant forms of life like Bottle-nosed Dolphins and West Indian Manatees, to the Great Egrets, White Ibis and Cuban Anole Lizards. Explore what the area has to offer with unique education and fun creative activities that families can do together. You will return home with a better understanding of this unique area!


South Seas Island Resort has the best of Sanibel Fishing with surf cast, shore cast and guided charters available. Beginners and experienced anglers alike can enjoy the Go!Fish Program where visitors can catch and release Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, and more. Venture out on a Sanibel or Captiva fishing charter to explore the deeper waters with experts that can show you everything the locals know!


Take a romantic vacation for two to the beautiful Captiva Island, where you will relax and enjoy each other in your haven of South Seas Island Resort. Overlook the waves of the ocean, and explore the sea. Take a fishing charter out for the afternoon, have a drink by the pool, or refresh in the Kay Casperson Spa. Spend a relaxed and stress free time in this pristine coastal town with the one you love.


South Seas Island Resort has created an upscale haven for all their visitors with guest houses that overlook the tennis courts, the marina or yacht harbor. Each one with beautiful white linens, large soaking tubs, granite counter tops, flat screen televisions, and wireless internet. Take an afternoon to pamper yourself with a trip to the onsite Kay Casperson Spa, or let the children play for Kid's Night Out while you enjoy some adult time with a cool drink by the pool. You are sure to feel like royalty when you leave South Seas Island Resort.


Be sure to pack your bathing suit, for this picturesque honeymoon destination. Captiva Island is surrounded by crystal clear waters, and white sandy beaches. Kick back and relax with your love with a cool drink next to the pool, or walk hand and hand on the shoreline. Take a boat out for a tour of the island, play a game of tennis, take a gentle yoga class, or just relax and unwind in your comfortable suite. You are sure to start your marriage off right, if you start at South Seas Island Resort!


There is no need to neglect your health when you are on vacation. At South Seas Island Resort you can enjoy relaxing yoga classes, state of the art fitness center, walking and running trails, and of course there are biking and tennis course to keep the blood pumping. Get moving! Opportunity is knocking, inquire for more details!


Leave the snow behind and come relax on the ocean shores in the heat of the Floridian sun. South Seas Island Resort has everything you need to make a fun family getaway during the holiday season. Take the kids to Go!Fish where they can cast their line for the first time in a stocked catch and release area, or make it a family affair and head over to Skully's Family Interactive Center where everyone is sure to learn something new!


The ocean washes up more than 250 species of seashells atop the pristine stretches of natural sand on the coast of Florida. South Seas Island Resort sits on this natural wonderland, where you can stroll along enjoying the scenery. Take out a ride on Captiva Cruises and see the island from a different perspective.


The Asian-inspired spa at South Seas Island Resort emphasizes balance and inner harmony, from the interior tones to the treatment menu itself. Enjoy separate treatments for hands, feet, face and body, each with its own special Zen-like focus at Kay Casperson Spa.

  • Bicycles
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Pack N Play
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Pro Shop
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Volleyball Court(s)
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hair Dryer
  • In Room Safe
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Sundeck
  • Whirlpool
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Beach
  • Beach Volleyball Court(s)
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Boat Docks
  • Fishing Pier(s)
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Marina
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Sailing
  • Saltwater Fishing
  • ATM
  • A/V Equipment
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Business Center
  • Catering
  • Car Rental
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Salon
  • Spa Services
Show more
Show less

Nearest Airports

  • Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) / 27 miles
  • Naples Municipal Airport (APF) / 36.4 miles
  • Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) / 64.1 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Message this property

By clicking 'Submit' you are agreeing to our Terms of Service

Vacation Request Successfully submitted. Thank You!

Lodging in or near Captiva

This property is ranked number 16 on Top South Florida Luxury Hotels & Destinations. Read about it here.