Family-friendly South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island is one of the finest vacation destinations in southwest Florida offering up luxe accommodations, delicious dining options and abundant family recreation activities all located in a resort village surrounded by the natural beauty of nature preserves and white sandy beaches.

South Seas: Captiva’s Premier Island Resort

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The new Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille restaurant opened this summer on Captiva at the South Seas Resort. Residents on Captiva and Sanibel have opened their arms to welcome this new restaurant addition to the island. Guests of the South Seas Resort and the island can enjoy live evening entertainment every Friday and Saturday until 1:30 A.M. Area bands will be booked every weekend.

Doc Ford’s Now Open on Captiva

The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during May 2011 was a Captiva single-family, waterfront home located within South Seas Resort. This 3,455 SF home is located at 945 South Seas Plantation Road, Captiva, FL and features 5 BR / 4.5 BA.

Top Fort Myers Area Home Sales – May 2011

Famed Captiva resort back in business The much awaited re-opening of South Seas Island Resort, the grande dame of Southwest Florida tourist destinations, is today. The opening is being coined a “soft opening” as some of the resort is still in the process of being repaired from Hurricane Charlie devastation.[…]

South Seas re-opens

Famed Captiva resort to have new owners In an apparent below market valued transaction, South Seas Resort was acquired by Blackstone Group LP for $367 million in cash. In addition to the Captiva and Sanibel assets, the transaction included hotel properties owned by MeriStar Hospitality in Key Largo and Clearwater.[…]

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