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  • The Basics of Paddle Boarding

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  May 10th, 2017

    Paddle Boarding is the hottest water sport out right now. Luckily, as a Sundial Resort guest, you can try it out for yourself for free! The Gulf is a perfect place to try paddle boarding because it’s much calmer than the ocean. If you’re thinking about trying out this fun new activity on your next visit, check out these beginner [...]

  • Summer Camps at Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  April 30th, 2017

    For a kid, the best parts of summer are beach vacations and summer camps. Now they can be combined! At Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, kids have the opportunity to take part in daily tennis camps and weekly camps at Sanibel Sea School. Youth Tennis Camp at Sundial Camps are offered June 5 – August 3, 2017, Monday – Thursday, [...]

  • Sundial’s Easter Activity Lineup

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  March 27th, 2017

    Easter is coming up and we are so looking forward to the activities we have planned, especially the wonderful holiday brunch we have in store. Activities: Easter Sunrise Service – A sunrise service on the beach is available to guests on Easter morning. Led by Rev. Vanderhey, the service will begin at 7:00 am on Turtle’s Beach. Easter Egg Hunt [...]

  • The 80th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  February 27th, 2017

    This week, Sanibel Island proudly shows off why it’s nicknamed the Shell Capital at the annual Sanibel Shell Festival. The show is celebrating its 80th anniversary with the theme “Around the World in 80 Shells”. The three-day event will take place at the Sanibel Community House from Thursday, March 2 – Saturday, March 4. The event is the result of [...]

  • Pickleball and Tennis Tips

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  February 22nd, 2017

    How do your skills on the court match up? Our pros are here to help! Follow these tips to improve your game: Pickleball Tips – The Basics Though pickleball is one of the fastest-growing sports in America, it’s new to many people. We’re looking forward to making pickleball more accessible on Sanibel Island next month when we open our state-of-the-art [...]

  • GM Update: What’s New at Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  February 16th, 2017

    Greetings Guests, I hope your year is off to a great start. We’re certainly staying busy at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa! I’ll get into more detail about everything you can expect from Sundial in 2017 later, but first I want to take this opportunity to review some of the exciting things that happened at the resort last year: We [...]

  • Meet the Team Serving Up Fun at Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  January 24th, 2017

    In preparation for the soon-to-open pickleball courts and our Owners’ Week Pro-Am, coming up Friday, February 3, 2017, we have a new Tennis/Pickleball Team to announce! Learn more about our team and meet the players that will be instrumental in your full-court fun. Christian Clark – Tennis Pro  Christian grew up in Sarasota, FL and moved to Fort Myers in [...]

  • A Shell Walk with Johnny Rader – Sanibel Sea School at Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  January 23rd, 2017

    Meet Johnny, Rader, a Marine Science Educator with Sanibel Sea School. Explore the beach with him as he trolls for shells and discusses some of the unique marine life that call Sanibel home. Learn about: What makes Sanibel so great for shelling? What is the beach made up of? Can you find live marine life on the beach? What does [...]

  • Lots of Laughs Coming Soon to Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  January 18th, 2017

    Starting Feb. 14, Tuesdays & Wednesdays are Comedy Night at Sundial We are pleased to announce that, beginning February 14, Gulf Coast Comedy is bringing national acts to Sundial every Tuesday and Wednesday! For the next eight weeks, hilarious comedians will be taking over the San-Cap Ballroom to bring the laughs. Doors open at 6:30 and the 90-minute shows will [...]

  • 10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Pickleball

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  December 12th, 2016

    With its recent rise in popularity, pickleball has quickly become one of the country’s most popular sports. Even the staff here at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is getting excited about the construction of our twelve state-of-the-art Plexicushion pickleball courts. Whether you’re familiar with the sport or not, pickleball has an interesting history and an even more interesting rise to [...]