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South Seas Island Resort

3.5 of 5 5400 Plantation Road, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in a tennis villa for four days over Christmas. Some reviews from earlier in the year made me a little nervous, but we had no complaints at all. The staff were great, the rooms were very clean, we had daily maid service, restaurant options (both in the resort and on the island) were many and varied. There are... More 

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Poughkeepsie, NY
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

South Seas resort was great a vacation place and for friends family Christmas. Plenty of activities or the ability to do nothing. Love the heated pools and food was excellent for a resort. Rooms are tired and need updating but all the Staff is outstanding except for one trolley driver. Beach area was terrific and you can't have a better... More 

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Armonk, NY
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

To quote Forrest Gump, at South Seas you never know what you're gonna get. Our family rented three different homes for a five day family vacation over Christmas. Our homes ranged from a brand new beautiful home (in a mangrove swamp - no ocean or bay views) to a musty condo with beautiful beach views but in need of a... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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82 reviews 82 reviews
3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here for Christmas with my girlfriend after she found a groupon. We had an excellent time. It is family atmosphere but plenty of stuff for adults to have fun like golf, and sunset beach bar. Our favorite was the bar on the water in the pool area near The Pointe restaurant. It was fun having a drink and the... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

rooms were adequate, somewhat dated, poor mattresses. Some of the views were great! The staff at this resort were some of the friendliest, most helpful, you will find anywhere. The resort is large and has a lot of nice facilities, restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

South seas island resort is a great place for a family getaway. The staff is very welcoming and made our stay extremely enjoyable. Our kids are still talking about their stays here. Travis did everything possible to make everyday the best day ever at the pool.

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Scarsdale, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We rented a house on the resort for the week before Xmas. This is our third time to this resort but our first house rental. Almost everything about this resort is fabulous. The house we stayed in was spotless with a view of the ocean and a screened in porch overlooking the spotless pool, beach and sunset. Every time we... More 

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Hasselt, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Actually we are not resort type travellers, we usually avoid these places, but since we have our baby boy, who's almost 2, we thought it would be a good idea to have everything included. And what a good idea this was! First of all there's the superfriendly staff; from helpfull front desk staff, to the jolly elf, to the gratefull... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A dream weekend full of manatees, dolphins and beautiful scenery! take the boat trip and the sunset on the beach is unbelievable. Having lived in Florida I didnt think I could be surprised but this was amazing.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Marvelous 3-day weekend...again! This time we took part of our family along...including 7' 4, and 1-year old grandsons. We got them a 2-BR beach villa (we stayed in a great room at the Marina). Surprise was a weekend-long party at the Marina, with a boat parade, Santa, elves, cotton candy, pizza, s'mores, snow (bubble machine), and live music. Great party!... More 

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SouthSeasCaptiva, Guest Relations Manager at South Seas Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at South Seas Island Resort and sharing your experience. You were here for the Holiday Stroll, which is a three weekend event that benefits the Community Cooperative, Inc - a local organization dedicated to feeding and helping needy families. We'll be doing it again the weekend of the 20th and then the 26th and 27th as... More 

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  • Very nice(24)
  • Golf cart(20)
  • North end(16)
  • Main pool(15)
  • Beach villa(14)
  • Water slide(9)
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Additional Information about South Seas Island Resort

Address: 5400 Plantation Road, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Captiva Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — South Seas Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 471
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Also Known As:
South Seas Island Hotel Captiva Island
South Seas Island Captiva
South Seas Island Resort Captiva Island, Florida

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