From the category archives: Captiva Island Vacation Rental Blog


Planning a Wedding? Captiva Vacation Rental is the Perfect Resort!

Sanibel Island is a favorite destination wedding spot along the Gulf Coast. Schedule your reservation to stay at Captiva Retreat today!

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What Time of the Year is the BEST Time to Visit Captiva Retreat?

There’s never a bad time to visit Captiva Retreat. After all, Sanibel Island is a tropical paradise throughout the year. There are benefits, however, to visiting our retreat at certain times of the year. As you’re making plans for your vacation, check out our website to discover discounts and packages that will help you save money during peak savings seasons. So here’s our pick for the top travel times to put on your calendar.

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How to Get Away Without Getting Out at Captiva Retreat

Sometimes getting away means finding a retreat that has everything you need and disconnecting from the outside world for a few days. If you’re looking for a place to settle in for a relaxing time alone, then you’ll love our Captiva Retreat. The spacious beach house is located on the coast so that you can enjoy a scenic getaway without all the fuss of large crowds, traffic, and noise. At Captiva Retreat you can enjoy an exclusive, cozy stay while on Sanibel Island - and you’ll never have to get out!

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What Wildlife Can You Expect to See in Captiva?

If nature is your thing, then Captiva on Sanibel Island is a great place to take in the scenery both on the beach and inland. Part of that scenery is the wide array of natural wildlife on land and sea. Below are some of the fish, fowl, and other creatures that we have seen many times in and around the island.

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Looking for Music in Captiva? Here’s Our Guide

Sanibel Island attracts thousands of visitors every year. While the sand and scenery are enough to draw in the vacation crowd, Captiva also features premier entertainment that is sure to suit any musical taste. Below are our picks for some of the hottest musical events, venues, and acts in the area.

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Close to Home: What You Can Find Within Walking Distance of Captiva Retreat

As relaxing and enjoyable as a vacation to Florida is, sometimes figuring out the logistics of vacation can be difficult. Unlike some vacation rentals available in the Ft. Meyers area, Captiva Retreat offers plenty to see and do just steps from your front door. Having plenty of amenities within walking distance helps to take the transportation logistics out of vacation planning. Below, we will take a look at some of the many options within walking distance of Captiva Retreat.

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Getting Your Kids Involved in Local Life on Sanibel Island

When your kids travel, they're probably at least partially inclined to do what they know. While there's nothing wrong with doing what they love, there's so much more that's worth discovering. Sanibel Island is a great place to explore, and a place to learn about another way of life. Here are a few ways to get your kids involved if you have a vacation rental house on the island.

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What You Need to Know About The Beautiful Island of Captiva

Captiva Island is located in Southwest Florida, just off the coast of the mainland and the beautiful warm, blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. It is just north of Sanibel Island, which is nearly as beautiful as Captiva. It's climate, location, and history have made it attractive to many people. It is common for residents of Captiva to buy a second home on the island, and end up living there full-time. This is what has happened to some of the famous residents of Captiva over the years. Read on to find out more about this island paradise.

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Getting Out and About: The Ultimate Guide to Captiva Nightlife

Relaxation and entertainment are at the their finest when you go on a Captiva Retreat. From breathtaking scenery to lush golf course greens, there is a little bit of something for everyone. A Captiva Retreat appeals to many tourists, including those looking for a romantic getaway as well as those wanting to go on a family vacation. Regardless of your reason for coming to Captiva Island, there is lots of entertainment and nightlife to be enjoyed. Here's a look at the top six nightlife hotspots you'll definitely want to visit on your next trip to Captiva Island. 

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Captivate Lasting Memories with a Captiva Getaway

Going on a vacation can be exciting, and when going on a Captiva Getaway, you are sure to create lasting memories. From breathtaking scenery to entertaining activities to participate in, a Captiva Getaway provides a unique experience for all guests. From romance to laughter, there is a little something for everyone. 

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