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 [...]
Sanibel Island is known for tropical weather, warm sunshine and a gentle sea breeze, and these conditions combine excellently to create a wedding destination that is unparalleled. Nestled on a secluded part of the island overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, West Wind Inn offers an idyllic setting for a beach wedding. With a variety of [...]
Did you know Sanibel Island was voted the third most family-friendly beach destination in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report? Sanibel Island's private and relaxing demeanor, restaurants, shops, and shelling activities make it an ideal location for family fun! Read the full article by U.S. News & World Report and learn more about [...]
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! [...]