If You’re Too Busy to Fish…

As the saying goes, “If you’re too busy to fish, then you’re just too busy!”

Fishing for snook, mackeral and now tarpon are keeping anglers busy these days.

Longtime guest Tom S. from Wilmore, KY, shows off one of several snook he caught on his most recent vacation to Ocean’s Reach. He enjoyed a relaxing day on the water with Captain Dave Andrews and came back with plenty of stories and photos to share.  » Read more

Rent a Street Cart



On our small tropical island, there are countless ways to zip around. Foot, scooter, surrey, bicycle, kayak, paddle board and taxi for starters. Now there’s another option that’s fun and breezy!

Sign up for a street cart! You’ll have so much fun, you’ll never want to stop riding!  » Read more

Keep the Kudos Coming!

Photo Courtesy of The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club

Andy and Staff:

Once again we had a great time enjoying the time we had with you. Your hospitality exceeds our expectation every year—and this year was no exception. We had not one, not two, but three situations where we needed help with our bike rental with Billy, and each time you were more then willing to involve yourselves in insuring that my wife was well satisfied.  » Read more

Your Morning Brew


Whether it’s espresso, coffee or tea, many of your favorite offerings from you-know-who (the largest multinational chain of coffee shops) are now available for your morning brew on Sanibel!

Head over to the newly renovated Jerry’s Foods for a cup of mojo between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. You’ll find good company and a tasty companion to rock start your day.  » Read more

Signs of Spring

Celebrate spring and new beginnings on Sanibel!

This mottled duck leads her adorable newborns throughout their new habitat in one of the many lakes at The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. The Audubon sanctioned course hosts both golfers and nature playing in the wild. It’s a challenge and a pleasure to share the course with stunning wildlife, whether it be ducks, birds, turtles, alligators or an occasional four-legged creature!  » Read more

Beer in the Bushes

This year’s “Beer in the Bushes” was a sold-out affair on Sanibel with more than 900 people enjoying craft beer, local food truck fare and dancing in the bushes!

The annual Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation’s fundraiser raises the bar each year and unofficially ends the island’s high season with a community bash. This year’s event sold out the first week of ticket sales with the announcement that nationally touring G.  » Read more

Our Birthday Boys

We love birthdays around here, although collectively we’ve had way too many of them!

Charlie and Adolfo recently celebrated their birthdays just a day apart. Lisa brought in a yummy homemade blueberry pie and Andy (of course) brought the chocolate cake!

Please join us in wishing two of our favorite gentlemen another year of health, happiness and prosperity!  » Read more

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