Shell collecting is one of the most popular beach activities in the area as each change in tide creates another opportunity to discover an amazing batch of seashells freshly washed ashore. Book up for a cruise to the outer islands that are only accessible by boat, and enjoy nature at its finest, watch dolphins frolic in the surf then enjoy a little snorkelling and beachcombing on some of the finest shelling beaches in the world. From seasoned sea shellers to complete beginners the shelling experiences attract aficionados from everywhere.
South Seas Island Resort is a renowned resort village and wildlife sanctuary, placed perfectly on a 330-acre wildlife preserve of natural beauty including two and a half miles of shell-laden beaches framing the serene waters of the Gulf of Mexico. A quiet retreat yet rich in family recreation and with a range of accommodations ranging from villas, private homes, condos and hotel rooms. An award-winning beach resort located on the awe-inspiring Captiva Island where native Florida is at its best, one of South Florida’s finest beach resorts.
Endless possibilities of activities, designed to inspire all ages, are available throughout the resort, one of the most popular being shell collecting on the private white-sand beach. Water sports galore include guided kayak tours, jet skis, parasailing and hydro bikes and swimming programmes include water Pilates and other fun options.With its own Yacht Harbour Marina, daily cruises in the Gulf of Mexico, sailing schools and fishing charters are available to spend hours of enjoyment on the crystal blue Gulf waters. A great way to keep fit is to cycle around the resort, play a game of tennis or head to one of the resorts two golf courses.
Relaxation is first and foremost at the Kay Casperson Lifestyle Spa & Boutique, an impressive 4,000 square-foot haven for rejuvenation and wellness.A full-service spa and salon offers nourishing skincare treatments and a complimentary Kay Casperson cosmetic consultation. Facials, body scrubs, massages, make-overs, bridal and special event styling and lifestyle boutique shopping are all on hand to ensure you leave refreshed and revitalized.
Guestrooms at the South Seas Island Resort offer all the home-from-home comforts including private balcony with marina, harbour and beach views, comfortable white linens and down comforters, spacious bathrooms with granite counters, flat screen TV, refrigerator and coffeemaker. For larger families or groups choose a one, two or three bedroom option with full kitchen included.
Resort facilities are plentiful with three lagoon style pools including H2Whoa! Family water park and private cabanas to provide that extra poolside comfort. South Seas Resort offers a wide range of shops to stroll around at the North Pointe or South Village and a variety of cuisines can be found throughout the resort. Delicious indoor dining, al fresco dining, old-fashioned ice-cream and pizza, grocery store and fun bar and grille offer a host of dishes to tempt any palate. Skully’s Interactive Centre is the perfect choice for kids to have their own holiday fun including the activities galley, little matey’s discovery centre, Skully’s Arcade and Scoutabout Headquarters. Sanibel Sea School offers a sea based education programme to satisfy curious minds and educate on the vibrant ecosystems of Captiva Island. South Seas Resort is a complete immersion in the beach and water world of the gorgeous South Florida way of life. With non-stop options of things to do or simply relax and do nothing, the choice is yours. A return trip will be favoured by all after experiencing this incredible oasis of paradise. Call one of our travelplanners on 020 3542 8888 to book today!