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South Seas Island Resort

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Traveler (2024)
Room & Suite (805)
Pool & Beach (570)
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tennis villas”(102 reviews)
“golf cart”(232 reviews)
“sunset beach”(160 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at the the habourside building ( after relocating from a desultory bayview villa, which was no villa and not much of a view)in January. As the headline indicates the Captiva location is first rate, beautiful. However the rooms and other buildings...More

3  Thank 36sail
Reviewed 6 days ago

My children and I had an amazing stay at South Seas Island Resort. The island is quaint with mom and pop restaurants and shops. It really felt like we were in a different world , away from the hustle and bustle that everyday life can...More

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4  Thank Jennifer C
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at South Seas Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jennifer, It was a treat to have you and your children here with us, enjoying the slow and relaxing pace of Captiva Island. As you’ve discovered, it’s the perfect place to unplug and make cherished vacation memories with your family. We’re thrilled that our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Couldn't be happier with this resort. We stayed in a beach condo. We could see the ocean from our room as it is a short walk away. There is also a nice pool between the ocean and our room. Watched beautiful sunsets every night at...More

1  Thank ssmarc
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at South Seas Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Marc, We couldn’t be happier to welcome you to South Seas and receive your rave review! We’re thrilled that you appreciated the gorgeous views, sunny pools, and a private island escape surrounded by the natural beauty of Captiva Island. As you’ve discovered, it’s the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start with the “plus” side of the equation. We have stayed at South Seas Island Resort several times over the years and we always enjoy it. The accommodation is excellent and the staff are friendly and helpful. The situation of the property on...More

4  Thank Chris_Sykes
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at South Seas Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris, Thank you for being a loyal returning South Seas guest and for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. We’re pleased to know that you continue to enjoy the comfort of our accommodations and the sincere hospitality of our team members, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort occupies the north end of Captiva Island. The office where you check-in is at the entrance to the resort. Several units are there, near the tennis courts and bayside. My unit was on the bayside and was very nicely equipped and recently updated....More

3  Thank Rickc72
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at South Seas Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rick, Thank you for spending your recent island getaway with us and taking the time to share your review! We’re glad you enjoyed exploring our property, dining with us, and taking in the gorgeous sunsets. As you’ve discovered, however, it’s truly our hospitable team...More

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Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Golf course
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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$279 - $631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$279 - $631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jacquelinegran
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Catito C | Reviewed this property |
Walk to what? Captiva has practically nothing except (Starbucks, beach shops). I suggest you rent a golf cart to get around (reserve in advance because they go fast). You will need to drive to get to Sanibel.
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Jen V
January 3, 2018|
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Response from SilviB | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing anything other than boat trips to view the dolphins, and it's quite a way to go to Orlando to actually swim with them in a controlled environment. I tried to post a helpful link but it won't allow it... More
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Carol L
December 26, 2017|
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"Just be aware of the resort fee you will be charged each night."
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"Depends on your budget but the ocean front are beautiful."
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"Can't imagine there are none with beach views."
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"The "villas" are like condos in a condo building. The cottages are attached houses."
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