Captiva Island attracts visitors from near and far for its white sugar sand beaches and colorful seashells. It's the perfect place to come for a family holiday or extended vacation. There are plenty of fun things to do, and the vacation homes and cottages on Captiva are beautiful. We've picked some of our favorite Captiva communities and vacation rentals on the Island to share with you, and we can always help you find the perfect stay if you don't find what you're looking for below.
#1 - Sunset Captiva Community
The Sunset Captiva Community is a private community in the heart of Captiva's Old Florida style village. Within five minutes walking distance you'll find the beach and an array of fun boutiques and restaurants.
There is a marina for those who love to sail and two tennis courts with plenty of room to practice your stroke. The large heated swimming pool is excellent for the kiddos or grandchildren, and the community is warm and welcoming.
If you're looking to spend your time in the Sunset Captiva Community, this 3 bedroom Captiva vacation rental provides the premier experience. It offers beautiful views from the deck, which is surrounded by palm trees that offer great shade during the day.
The inside of Sunset Captiva 55 is decorated with chic island decor, offering wicker sofas with large, cozy cushions. The kitchen in this Captiva Island rental features stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. A loft with seating upstairs provides a great space for kids to play, make a fort, or have a slumber party.
#2 - South Seas Island Resort
Surrounded by a 330-acre wildlife preserve, South Seas Resort is the epitome of rejuvination. You'll be inspired by the beauty of the South Seas Island Resort in sight as you drive over the Sanibel Causeway Bridge and near your vacation destination.
Some of the wildlife that frequents the preserve at South Seas Resort include pods of dolphins and manatees, who usually swim alone or in pairs. The history of the South Seas Resort is very intriguing, as it used to be a key lime plantation over 100 years ago.
If the abundant wildlife and beauty of the South Seas Resort on Captiva Island sounds like your kind of holiday, you'll love the South Seas Marina Villa 906. This Captiva vacation rental offers spectacular views from a screened lanai with a fan and plenty of seating.
The decor at South Seas Marina Villa 906 is elegant, with cathedral ceilings and clean colors. Two bedrooms and two bathrooms offer privacy for a small family or extra space for a couple on a romantic getaway. The pool and grills are a short walk from this Captiva stay, and the beach is a quick walk through the Marina Villa community.
Our top picks for communities and vacation rentals on Captiva Island offer excellent choices for your holiday, but if you didn't find the perfect place we've got you covered. VIP Vacation Rentals will find the perfect vacation home for you. Just contact our Captiva Island Vacation Rental Coordinator and we'll take care of everything for you.