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 [...]
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 [...]
Yes, it's the battle of the "Tastes". The Taste of the Town 2013, (Fort Myers style) will start it off with the 31st Annual staging of this event on Sunday, November 3rd from 11am - 5pm. It's moving from downtown to JetBlue park, aka Fenway South. For those new to the area, it's called Fenway [...]
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 [...]