Find the best place to stay — Captiva Island

Where to stay around Captiva Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,572 holiday lettings near Captiva Island. From 856 condos to 554 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Captiva Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Captiva Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Captiva Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Florida Gulf Coast: 24,920 holiday homes
  • Cape Coral: 6,658 holiday homes
  • Ft Myers Beach: 7,568 holiday homes
  • Fort Myers: 7,384 holiday homes
  • Sanibel Island: 5,460 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Captiva Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Captiva Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Captiva Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cape Coral: 6,658 holiday lettings
  • Ft Myers Beach: 7,568 holiday lettings
  • Fort Myers: 7,384 holiday lettings
  • Punta Gorda: 1,098 holiday lettings
  • Sanibel: 5,458 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Captiva Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Captiva Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center: 8,236 holiday rentals
  • Gasparilla Island: 2,358 holiday rentals
  • Cape Coral Historical Museum: 7,135 holiday rentals
  • Times Square: 8,751 holiday rentals
  • Sanibel Island Lighthouse: 8,527 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Captiva Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make a holiday rental house or villa in Captiva Island, Florida your home away from home

Captiva Island is a stunningly beautiful island on the South Central Gulf Coast of Florida, tropical in appearance, with a long history of pirates and full of adventure. The spectacular white sand beaches of Captiva Island, Florida attract beach lovers from around the world, but for those who are looking for a little more from their Captiva Island holiday rentals, there is a huge amount of sport, culture and cuisine to get stuck into too.

Things to do in Captiva Island, Florida

The beaches of Captiva Island, Florida are absolutely sensational. Surrounded by warm, clear waters and lined with fine, white sand, Captiva Island is a beach lover’s dream. These beaches aren’t your usual tourist centres, but are fantastically natural, secluded beaches, surrounded by nature and perfectly peaceful. Wildlife ranging from dolphin to heron, racoon to manatee can be seen from Captiva Island’s beaches, and there can be no finer way to spend an afternoon than canoeing along the maze of waterways that carve through the island, Canoe, boat and fishing charter rental are easily arranged from any self catering Captiva Island accommodation.

Other water sports also thrive from Captiva Island villas. Sailing is particularly popular, and both lessons and yacht charter facilities are ready available from any of the three marinas on the island. Windsurfing, kite surfing and deep sea fishing trips are among the most popular activities from Captiva Island properties.

Places to visit on holiday in Captiva Island, Florida

Captiva Island’s neighbour, Sanibel Island, is wonderfully easy to access from a holiday rental in Captiva Island, via a large bridge. Much like Captiva Island, Santibel is a tropical wonderland, where complete relaxation is an inevitable part of your holiday. The sensational wildlife on Santibel Island makes it a real favourite with visitors and locals alike, and there are a host of top restaurants to visit.

Weather in Captiva Island, Florida

The glorious year round climate of Captiva Island and indeed the whole of Florida has helped hugely with making the region on of the most popular holiday destinations in the world. During the summer months, temperatures reach up towards 35°C on a regular basis, with extraordinarily balmy evenings making dinner outside watching the sun setting a truly magical experience.

Travel to Captiva Island, Florida

A holiday rental on Captiva Island is fantastically easy to reach from Fort Myers Airport (RSW), although unfortunately, there are no direct flights from the UK. However, with just a brief stopover in Miami (MIA), you can reach Fort Myers with British Airways and Virgin Atlantic from London.