One of the most popular features of Sanibel Island is the idyllic beach setting and the beauty of the natural environment. At West Wind Inn, you can enjoy comfortable accommodations only steps away from 500 feet of white-sand beach, and within walking distance to local natural attractions. Explore the nearby island sights and find unique [...]
Are you looking for a fresh, Southwest Florida take on your typical Memorial Day barbecue? Liven up your menu with a special entrée from West Wind Inn executive chef and kitchen manager, Thomas Sisson. Just in time for summer grilling season, Chef Sisson shares a delicious recipe for Grilled Sea Scallops with Papaya Salsa, so [...]
As Hanukkah comes to a close and the Christmas season hits fever pitch, all of us at West Wind Inn wish you happy holidays. May great joy come to you at this exalted time year.
West Wind Inn guests over Thanksgiving have a special treat waiting! You'll be walking-distance to a great restaurant serving on Thanksgiving. We're speaking here of the. They'll be serving from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm on Thanksgiving Day. Reservations are required on this high-demand holiday - please call Ext. 310. Hope to see you there! [...]
Continuing the "Battle of the Tastes"... The 32nd Annual Taste of the Islands is scheduled for Sunday, November 10th from 11a - 4p at The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. Sanibel & Captiva’s “Best Island Event” is going back to its original venue, The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. This popular festival will celebrate its [...]
As the closest Sanibel beach resort to the refuge, West Wind Inn is excited by the news that J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge will offer two days of free access to Wildlife Drive during Ding Days. To celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week, Sanibel's “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge will open with free admission to [...]