A perfect two centre combination suited perfectly to couples, families and friends. 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.
After 4 nights at the beautiful South Seas Island Resort, explore the wonders of Florida Keys with a 4 night stay at the Hawks Cay Resort. The Florida Keys and Key West is a 126 mile long string of Islands connected to South Florida by the scenic Overseas Highway; a road that suspends the traveller in a place that bridges the gap between sea and sky. In the Florida Keys you are a world away from the theme parks of central Florida, in a place that envelopes you with its warmth and beauty and grants you permission to shed the worries of the real world you just left behind!
The turquoise blue waters that surrounds Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, Big Pine Key and Key West is a treasure trove both above and below. Divers and snorkeler’s splash down into the only living coral reef in North America to discover nature’s idea of an aquarium, while fishermen anticipate the challenge of catching their dinner and kite surfers await the caress of the light trade winds.
The AAA Four Diamond Award-winning Hawks Cay Resort is ideally-located so you can make the most of this picturesque island’s water sports or simply top up your tan by one of the five resort swimming pools. Stylish accommodations, a range of resort dining options and a fabulous selection of activities make Hawks Cay Resort the obvious choice for a relaxing break by the ocean.
Indulge in a spa treatment at the Calm Waters Spa with 7,000 square feet of pure bliss, featuring a Vichy shower, tropical rain room and treatments inspired by local ingredients using the resort’s exclusive label Key Lime products. Other spa amenities include the relaxation room, eucalyptus steam room, dry sauna and candlelit whirlpool. Get your muscles moving at the state-of-the-art fitness room with an extensive schedule of fitness classes and equipment for your workout of choice. Challenge your friends and family to tennis at the Cliff Drysdale tennis courts with a range of matches, classes, team competitions and more with Cliff Drysdale professionals to suit every level of ability.
Kids are included in all the action with their own adventure centre, Coral Cay. In the heart of the kids’ centre is the pirate ship pool with slides, tunnels and more to explore, as well as entertainment throughout the day with fun characters including Captain Hawk, Priscilla the Pirate Queen and Koral the Mermaid. Camp Hawk for kids aged 5-12 and the games room for teens aged 13-17 provide spaces for the whole family to relax and try something new.
Hawks Cay Resort has a variety of restaurants to choose from. Sixty-One Prime offers fine dining, prime steaks and seafood dishes in a chic setting; Coral Grill offers quick snacks and beverages; Hawks Cay Marketplace is a brand new spot for casual dining for families on the go with dine-in and to-go options and oceanfront views. Enjoy a romantic dinner at the adults-only Oasis Cay or grab a Starbucks coffee and pastry for a quick breakfast from Island Time, the lobby gift shop and coffee bar. For poolside dining and cocktails, Tiki Grill is perfect and situated near the saltwater lagoon and main pool for your convenience.
With luxurious guest suites and villas, Hawks Cay Resort rooms and villas combine the epitome in luxury with the relaxed charm of the islands. West Indies and Caribbean style décor designed by Looney and Associates, complimentary internet access and deluxe amenities including a 55” flat screen TV are teamed with a choice of waterfront, island or economy views. Many rooms also boast balconies with ocean views or direct access to either the adults-only tranquillity pool or the main resort pool.
A short drive away from Hawks Cay Resort is the fabulous city of Key West, which is jam-packed with things to see and do, making it the perfect place to enjoy a day trip. This spectacular, exotic city has plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained: meet a dolphin, dive or snorkel at the Dry Tortugas, go on a glass-bottomed boat or even rent your own boat at the Key West Marina to explore this island location at your own pace on the gleaming turquoise waters. Back on land, there’s a superb combination of souvenir shops and independent boutiques, as well as museums, art galleries and tours. A popular way to see all of the local sights is the Conch Train Tours of Key West, allowing visitors to see the evolution of Key West on a fully-narrated journey that lasts 75 minutes but will transport you through over 100 years of history. Alternatively, for a more laid-back day, try your hand at saltwater fishing, enjoy one of Key West’s picturesque beaches or try some local seafood at one of the city’s hundreds of restaurants.
Hawks Cay Resort features luxurious resort amenities to make your stay welcoming and relaxing. Savour delicious cuisine at one of the resort’s restaurants and unwind by one of the five pools, making sure to enjoy the prime oceanfront location by embracing island living and trying a new water sport, such as snorkelling in the enclosed saltwater lagoon. It’s also well-appointed for exploring other islands in the Florida Keys and is an ideal base for visiting cities such as Key West.
Call one of our travelplanners today on 020 3542 8888 for more details on our perfect Florida Twin Centre to Captiva and Florida Keys.