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  • Sundial Service and Quarterly Awards

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

    Last week, we had the opportunity to celebrate our wonderful staff at our holiday party. Service awards were given out (for length of service to the resort) and we announced the nominees for and winner of Team Member of the Quarter. A full list of winners and nominees can be found below. Make sure to congratulate these amazing team members [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • How to Make Sundial’s Blue Wave Cocktail

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

    If you’re feeling thirsty for a taste of the beach, then this Blue Wave cocktail is definitely for you. Follow the directions and try your hand at making it at home or just come visit us at Turtle’s Pool and Beach Bar, voted Best Happy Hour and Best Tiki Bar on Sanibel and Captiva Islands. Ingredients: 1.5 oz Vanilla Vodka [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • How to Make a Sundial Rum Runner

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  December 8th, 2016

    A few simple ingredients, a healthy helping of rum and you’re on your way to mixing up cocktails like you’re on Sanibel Island! Ingredients: 1 oz. dark rum 1 oz. light rum 1/2 oz. creme de banana 1/2 oz. blackberry brandy 1/2 oz. grenadine Pineapple and orange juices Directions: Fill a glass with ice. Add rum, creme de banana, blackberry [...]

  • Pickleball Coming to Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  December 8th, 2016

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pickleball Coming to Sundial Beach Resort & Spa Sanibel, FL- December 7, 2016-Sundial Beach Resort & Spa announces the addition of twelve regulation Pickleball courts to its lineup of resort amenities and public offerings. The Plexicushion system courts will provide the area with state-of-the-art tournament-grade facilities in a beautiful, lake-front setting. Construction is underway with an anticipated [...]

  • Xiara & Jason’s Post-Wedding Recap

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  December 1st, 2016

    When Sundial Beach Resort & Spa thinks of a wedding, we think of a new chapter in a couple’s life, where they begin their journey together toward the future. We’ve seen a lot of weddings here on Sanibel, but when one comes together just right, we can’t help but be overjoyed. Recently, Xiara and Jason said their vows on our [...]

  • Sundial’s Spooky Spectacle

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  November 11th, 2016

    Even the beautiful paradise of Sundial Beach Resort & Spa gets a little spooky once a year. Every year our various departments dress up and carve a pumpkin for a frighteningly fun competition that shows off the true creativity that makes Sundial such a fabulous place to visit. While Halloween decorations come in many forms, there is only one decoration [...]