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3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

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3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

We're getting married on Siesta Key in May and will have a few days to spend in the area after the wedding. We'd like to get away from Siesta since we'll have been there for a week and we'll have some lingering family members. We're probably flying out of Tampa so we'd like to go somewhere between Ft. Myers area and Tampa. What is a quiet, chill place where there won't be many people? We'd like to be beachfront and to spend under $200/night. A couple of nice restaurants nearby would be ideal, but we don't need any nightlife.

I've heard Captiva has a cool, laid-back vibe. I've also heard Anna Maria is pretty chill, but maybe more family-oriented?

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1. Re: 3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

Sanibel Island or Anna Maria Island are both great choices.

Post on those forums and read reviews of places on their TA pages.

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2. Re: 3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

Dont know about prices that time of year, but look at Harrington House B&B on Anna Maria.

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3. Re: 3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

Ditto! Sanibel/Captiva!! Or Anna Maria Island is closer to Tampa......both fit the bill.

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4. Re: 3 nights between Ft. Myers and Tampa - beach mini-moon

Harrington House (Anna Maria) is great. Captiva (NOT Sanibel) has that quiet, uncrowded laid-back vibe you may be looking for. Also consider a place on Boca Grande.

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