The majestic beach setting of Sanibel Island has cultivated West Wind Inn into a popular venue for locals and visitors to host weddings, family reunions, business retreats, meetings, small dinners, birthday parties and other social gatherings. The individual behind these beautiful events is West Wind Inn’s very own event coordinator, Kayla McCurry, who is here […]
Did you know Sanibel Island has the ONLY shell museum in the United States? Stehpanie Maier from Matador Network recently highlighted some of the reasons why we LOVE Sanibel Island so much!
1. Fort Myers got its name as an engagement present.
In 1850, General David Twiggs was put in charge of a small fort on the […]
We’re thrilled to have been recently mentioned in a Forbes.com article featuring Sanibel and Captiva Islands. The article titled, “Florida’s Best Family-Friendly Nature-Loving Escapes” mentions some of our local favorite activities including a day trip to J. Ding Darling National Refuge, shelling along the white-sand beaches and guided tours via kayak through mangrove forests. For […]
Each quarter we select one entry from our sweepstakes contest on our website . The lucky winner receives a free one-week stay (off season) at the West Wind Inn. During the last quarter over 1,670 people entered oursweepstakes.This quarter’s winner was Freddy T. of Idrion, France. A word to the wise – […]
An Update from the Management Team at West Wind Inn on Sanibel Island
It is that busy time of year – some locals refer to it as the “silly season” and yes, the traffic gets a bit more challenging.
But we are making progress on some projects. There are new umbrellas around the pool area. We have brought […]
Looking for some Holiday cheer during your stay at West Wind Inn? Sanibel and Captiva Island offers an array of holiday fun and activities great for the entire family. In celebration of the upcoming holiday season, we’ve compiled a list of our favorites!
Captiva Holiday Village
Captiva Island is a magical place for the holiday season. This […]