With a healthy dose of sunshine and wellness activities all around town, we’ll help you unlock the secrets of self-care.
Plan an overnight getaway or simply stay for the day at Shangri-La Springs. This historical hotel sits on 8 acres of beautifully cultivated land in Bonita Springs and brings together all the necessary elements to improve your well-being. Take a tour of a 4-acre organic garden that’s nourished by the sub-tropical climate and dine on those same ingredients at Harvest & Wisdom, the hotel’s restaurant. Spa services also lean on organic and natural ingredients like seaweed wraps and salt scrub treatments.
You don’t even have to leave your resort to embrace the healing benefits of fresh air and sunshine. Reserve a private cabana at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs where the newly reopened pool provides a perfect family setting. Find delicious Florida Gulf cuisine at Tanglewood as well as the freshest daily catches and a raw bar at Tarpon Bay.
Gentle waterfront breezes roll through Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa. Set on 85 acres and looking out toward Sanibel and Captiva islands, this corner of paradise gives you the best of Southwest Florida. Dip into any of three resort pools and enjoy effortless access to nature trails. Mealtime is always a delight whether you choose to have tapas, steakhouse fare or fresh seafood by the water.
Nature trails and preserves allow you to find peaceful moments as you hike, bike or stroll at your own pace. Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium has two nature trails that meander through a variety of ecosystems including pine flatwoods and a cypress dome swamp. On Pine Island, a short stretch of the Calusa Heritage Trail is open for self-guided walks and docent-led tours that offer an enriching glimpse into the past as you soak up sunshine and knowledge at the same time.
If an evening of culture feeds your soul — then you’re in luck! From the soothing orchestral notes of the Southwest Florida Symphony to innovative productions at The Laboratory Theater of Florida, click here to discover what’s showing in the region’s top performance venues.
One of the many joys of a Fort Myers vacation is how easy it is. Finding rejuvenation can be as simple as showing up and enjoying the natural warmth, grabbing a meal with your loved ones or watching a gorgeous sunset without a worry in the world.