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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, Special Events";
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, Special Events
  • The Best Cocktails from the Best Tiki Bar

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  October 18th, 2018

    This summer, Turtle’s Pool & Beach Bar took home the title of Best Tiki Bar for the third year in a row! In honor of this achievement, we asked our experts behind the bar to mix up a few celebratory cocktails. Try these new Turtle’s specials at home for a taste of the island wherever you are! Margarita Madness (pictured [...]

  • Sundial Brings home 7 Awards from 2018 Best of the Islands

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  September 26th, 2018

    Yesterday, we had the privilege of hosting the 2018 Best of the Islands Awards, which gives islanders the opportunity to vote for their favorite local businesses and organizations to be recognized within the Sanibel-Captiva community. We were honored this year to receive 7 awards: Best Full Service Resort – 6-time winner Best Gulf Front Dining Best Pickleball Courts – 2-time [...]

  • BOGO by the Beach at Sea Breeze Cafe

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  August 27th, 2018

    Sea Breeze Cafe has a great new special offer! Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5:00 – 10:00 pm, take advantage of the new BOGO by the Beach menu. Select an entrée from the special menu and your second entrée is complimentary*.  And, of course, the panoramic Gulf views are always free! Entrée Selections No Woman, No Cry Burger 10 oz. [...]

  • DIY: Sundial Shrimp Ceviche

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  July 10th, 2018

    There’s nothing better on a hot day than a cool, refreshing snack and we’ve got the perfect addition to your next outdoor gathering! Try our delicious Shrimp Ceviche Cocktail recipe for the perfect summertime bite. Ingredients: 21/25 Shrimp                          5 ea.    Old Bay              [...]

  • Vacation To-Do List

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  May 10th, 2018

    School is almost out and that means summer vacation is just around the corner! For all of you planning to visit Sanibel and Sundial this summer, we have come up with the perfect checklist to make sure you’ve packed plenty of fun into your adventure. Sundial Vacation Checklist: Spend a morning shelling. Sanibel Island is one of the best places [...]

  • Green Drinks for St. Patrick’s Day

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  March 15th, 2018

    With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, we asked our amazing Sundial bartenders to whip up a few festive drinks that you can serve your friends and family. Now you have the perfect option for anyone tired of green beers and Irish car bombs! Irish Pirate Punch (Left) Ingredients: ¾ oz Naked Turtle Rum ¾ oz Captain Morgan Rum [...]

  • New Year’s Eve Grilled Pineapple Passionfruit Mimosa Recipe

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  December 20th, 2017

    Your guests’ eyes will sparkle when they spy this bubbly creation at your New Year’s Eve celebration. Bring a taste of the Gulf to your late night soiree with our Grilled Pineapple Passionfruit Mimosa recipe. Ingredients: 6oz Prosecco Sparkling Wine 1oz Passionfruit Puree or Nectar 1oz Pineapple Juice         Dash of Nutmeg to finish Directions: In a champagne flute, fill the [...]

  • Bartender Jason is Serving up the Best at Turtle’s Pool & Beach Bar

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  November 29th, 2017

      Turtle’s Pool & Beach Bar has been voted ‘Best Tiki Bar’ by Best of the Islands for the past few years and is enjoyed daily by guests and islanders alike. This year, we’re proud to say Turtle’s has been honored again, along with one of our star bartenders Jason McAuliffe, who won the ‘Best Bartender’ award. Jason has been [...]

  • Shima Chef Sammy Wins Best of the Islands Award

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  November 21st, 2017

    Congratulations to Chef Sammy, who was recently named Best Chef during the Best of the Islands awards. Sammy is an icon at Shima Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar. Get to know Sammy better and learn a little about what makes the best chef on Sanibel tick! What is your favorite thing about working at Shima? I really enjoy being able [...]

  • Indulge Your Sweet Tooth at Bailey’s

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

    Earlier this month, Monika, the cake master extraordinaire at Bailey’s General Store, competed in the America’s Cake Fair in Orlando. It was her first time entering a cake contest with Bailey’s and she can’t wait for the next one! “The cake we entered was in the Novelty category and we called it ‘Under Florida’s Sun’. The main body of the [...]