Captiva Island rests in the quiet privacy north of Sanibel Island in the Gulf of Mexico. The island has become the preferred vacation destination (as well as permanent residence) for discerning Floridians and other well-informed travelers. Captiva offers what few other islands can: luxuriuos accomodations in the midst of unspoiled natural beauty. Captiva is rated the #1 rated "Romantic Beaches in the U.S. and Nearby" by Amy Ziff, Travelocity's Editor-at-Large.
Captiva Island is truly subtropical, and enjoys fine weather all year. The peaceful barrier island includes a wildlife sanctuary and miles of white sand beaches. Captiva is unlike any other tropical island. The island has no hotels, and that definietly adds to the island's charm. Instead, select one of our vacation homes for rent - on the beach, on the bay for boating, or in the village for restaurants and shopping. Falling in love with Captiva already? Take one of the rare opportunities to buy a house here, and enjoy it year round.