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Captiva Beach

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Address: 14790 Captiva Drive, Captiva Island, FL 33924

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Nice Beach

After a disappointing trip to Sanibel was so glad I listened to recommendations to continue on to Captiva. What a beautiful Island with a beautiful beach. Tranquil surf... read more

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Bette B
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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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64 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After a disappointing trip to Sanibel was so glad I listened to recommendations to continue on to Captiva. What a beautiful Island with a beautiful beach. Tranquil surf & Caribbean blue water. So glad I got to visit this island

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Thank Bette B
Norfolk, United States
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great beach . Good for gathering shells. Friendly people. Fun time everyone ones out at sunset like Key West.

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Auburn, CA
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108 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife is in love with shelling. Sanibel and Captiva are amazing when it comes to this activity. We tried several beaches on the islands and found great success at all. The champ beach, however, was Captiva North End Beach at the end of the road. Parking is limited, but we were lucky and fund our place to stop. We... More 

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Thank bobba
Rocky Mount, Missouri
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful beach with clean, beautiful water. Lots of facilities for your convenience. Easy walk from the parking area to the beach. Small fee for parking.

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Thank Shannon5512
Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you enjoy shelling and finding treasures this is the beach for you !! We found wonderful shells and the warm waters hid pretty fish that swam right around us.

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Thank gidavids
Sparta, New Jersey
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154 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice beach and be sure to stay to watch the sunset as the sun looks like a giant orange ball of flame. Plenty of people will be there so get there early to get a good spot for a photo opportunity.

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1 Thank SO194
greensboro
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the beautiful clear blue/green water and white sand. Like the caribbean, but in the US! Very peaceful and relaxing beach. Development has been controlled to retain the natural charm of the beach.

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1 Thank bethsmithgreensboro
Central Florida, Florida
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42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the marina and spent every evening sitting on the beach watching the sun set. We found that many of the locals did the same. Everyone gravitated towards the water, many just to talk or enjoy the soft sand. The band and tiki bar across from the marina was great.

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1 Thank Diana H
Naples, Florida
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146 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great beach for just killing time, holding hands at sunset, or playing a old six-string. Reminds me of the summer of 69!

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Thank Joseph L
Columbus, Ohio
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517 reviews
151 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is simply a beautiful beach!! Great for families. Parking is a serious struggle, but it is everywhere on Sanibel or Captiva. Great resort across the street, and plenty of places within a 10 minute walk or 5 minutes drive to eat or shop at.

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1 Thank Scott S

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