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  • Easy Ways to Wind Down on National Relaxation Day

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  August 14th, 2017

    In honor of National Relaxation Day, we asked Heather from the Kay Casperson Lifestyle Spa & Boutique at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa for a few tips on how to best celebrate this zen holiday no matter where you are. For a relaxing aroma that will help with sleep place lavender essential oil in a diffuser and run it for [...]

  • Karen S. Recaps Her Staycation at Sundial

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  August 11th, 2017

    Ever since my family and I moved to Fort Myers 3 years ago, Sundial has become our home away from home. Anytime we are in need of a weekend away, we just take a quick drive over the bridge and check in at our favorite place, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. Our two children, ages 10 and 12, guide most [...]

  • Celebrating the Sanibel Lighthouse

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  August 3rd, 2017

    August 7th is National Lighthouse Day and, here at Sundial, we want to celebrate by showcasing the historic Sanibel Island Light, also known as the Sanibel Lighthouse. In operation for 133 years, the lighthouse is located on the eastern end of the 12-mile-long island we call home. The lighthouse was first opened on August 20, 1884, over 50 years after [...]

  • Sundial Wins 2 at Best of Southwest Florida Awards

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  July 31st, 2017

    Thank you to everyone who voted for us in the Best of Southwest Florida Reader’s Choice Awards hosted by the News-Press! With over 60,000 votes cast, we were honored to receive awards for Best Staycation for the 4th year in a row and Best Pickleball. We’re privileged that area locals choose to vacation at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. Guest [...]

  • Turtle Time with the Sanibel Sea School

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

    Meet Brooke and Carley from Sanibel Sea School and learn about the amazing turtles that nest here on Sanibel every year. SCCF (Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation) recently found and marked a turtle nest right on our beaches at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa (one of several nests on our beach). This Loggerhead Turtle nest is one of many you’ll see around [...]

  • Alyssa and Scott’s Elegant, Tropical Wedding

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  July 17th, 2017

    In May, we had the pleasure of hosting Alyssa and Scott, and their wonderful friends and family, for their “elegant tropical” wedding. Read on for Alyssa’s recap of their gorgeous garden affair. Congratulations again Alyssa and Scott! When and how did you meet? Our first date was on February 15th, the day after Valentine’s Day. He brought flowers and we [...]

  • A Team Worth Celebrating – Outstanding Q2 Employees

    Author:  Jordan Barnes   |  Date:  July 13th, 2017

    This week, we celebrated our brilliant team members at our Team Member of the Quarter Award Lunch. Nine nominees, from 8 departments, were celebrated for their hard work, dedication and commitment to making Sundial the best it can be. The big winner of the day was Amado Dornelas from the Culinary Department. “Amado greets everyone that walks by with a [...]


    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  July 12th, 2017

    SANIBEL, FLORIDA– July 12, 2017 – Sundial Beach Resort & Spa announced today that its Shima Grab n Go sushi take-out shop will participate in the Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida Dine Out for the Cure on Thursday, July 27, 2017. Dine Out for the Cure unites local restaurants with Komen supporters to help further the organization’s promise to save [...]

  • Sundial Goes Green

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

    We here at Sundial love the environment and want to help preserve it and ensure that we are doing our part to reduce our carbon footprint. We appreciate the beautiful, natural world around us, and want to continue to cherish it and nurture it. Here are some of the ways we are working to become green and eco-friendly: Re-use laundry [...]


    Author:  Sundial Beach Resort & Spa   |  Date:  June 28th, 2017

    SANIBEL, FLORIDA– June 28, 2017 – Sundial Beach Resort & Spa announced today that the resort has been awarded the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. The award recognizes Sundial as a property that consistently receives strong praise and high ratings from travelers and celebrates the resort as actively engaging with customers. “We’re thrilled to have earned this badge of honor, which [...]