Treasures of Sanibel Island

DATE: May 15, 2019

Although pirates Jose Gaspar and Black Caesar once roamed the blue-green waters of Southwest Florida pillaging and hiding their booty, not all of Sanibel Island’s treasure is buried. Here’s a list of “island treasures” ready and waiting for you to discover on your Sundial Beach Resort & Spa vacation. Mermaids are Real! European sailors told tales of the mythical half [...]

Try Flan Caramel this Easter

DATE: April 18, 2019

Impress your family and friends with a new recipe this year, straight from your favorite island getaway, Sundial! Flan Caramel is a rich custard dessert baked with caramelized sugar. It’s the perfect addition to any holiday dessert spread! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sugar (divided) 6 large eggs (kept at room-temperature) 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 2 (13-ounce) cans evaporated milk [...]

Event Trends for 2019

DATE: March 31, 2019

Here at Sundial Resort, we have an experienced event management team that is invested in helping every one of our clients plan and execute the best events possible, from weddings and special occasions to corporate events. Our incredible staff and beautiful facilities are perfect for your next event. Meet our event team! David Irwin, Sales & Conference Planning Manager, 30+ [...]

Manatee Appreciation on Sanibel Island

DATE: March 26, 2019

In honor of Manatee Appreciation Day, celebrated on the last Wednesday of March, we thought we’d share some of our favorite manatee facts and how you can see manatees for yourself right around Sanibel Island. Fun Manatee Facts: They spend half their day eating! Even though manatees primarily eat leafy greens, they can weigh up to 1,200 pounds. Just like [...]

Shelling Finds at Sundial

DATE: February 28, 2019

Shelling is one of those activities that has almost no age limit and can be enjoyed by everyone in the family. We’ve had some particularly good shelling this winter and wanted to share our favorite finds. If you’re looking to learn more about shelling and what you can find on our beaches, sign up for a Discover Shelling class with [...]