Sundial Beach & Golf Resort

1451 Middle Gulf Drive Sanibel, FL
Max Capacity: 300 people
Discover the ideal blend of modern elegance and classic charm at Sundial Beach & Golf Resort. After 14 months of rebuilding, our beachfront Sanibel Island hotel is a tropical paradise where memories are as plentiful as the natural sands. Located directly on the Gulf, our all-suite accommodations boast comprehensive amenities - including full kitchens and dining areas. Enjoy a playground of lush natural beauty, brimming with adventure, at our premier family destination. Allow the gentle surf to soothe your spirit, as you collect pastel-colored shells along our breathtaking one-mile stretch of beach. Commune with nature on a sailboat or kayak as you drift along warm Gulf waters. Or simply relax on the breezy screened balcony of your spacious suite. Exchange vows during an elegant ceremony the natural-sand beach at Sundial Beach & Golf Resort. Warm breezes, glorious sunsets, and acclaimed beaches promise unmatched natural beauty, a wondrous oasis for Sanibel Island weddings, receptions, and rehearsal dinners. Begin your life together with a private, intimate ceremony, as the sun melts into the horizon. Or host a rousing reception for 300 in one of our sprawling ballrooms. 10,000 square feet of indoor space, comfortably accommodating intimate or grand receptions for up to 300 guests. Sundial Ballroom, offering 3,104 square feet of space and numerous windows, easily accommodating up to 300 guests with panoramic views of the Gulf and our famed beaches.Sanibel / Captiva Ballroom, our second-floor reception room, featuring high ceilings and chandeliers, ideal for events for up to 250 guests. Captiva Ballroom, offering 976 square feet of space, ideal for receptions for up to 100 guests. Caribbean Room, providing 832 square feet of space, an intimate, private banquet room overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, with reception-style seating for up to 60 guests. Flamingo, Osprey, Pelican, and Sandpiper Rooms, featuring 703 square feet of space, for up to 50 guests. Lace Murex Lawn, offering the best of both worlds as the combination of a lush green carpet, warm Gulf waters, and crystal-blue skies, while gentle rolling waves enhance the ambiance.
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 16
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 10,000
Fort Myers, FL  
Capacity: 100
The Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium is a private, not for profit, environmental education organization located in Fort Myers, Florida. Our 105 acre site has a museum, three nature trails, a Planetarium, butterfly and bird aviaries, a gift shop and meeting and picnic areas.
Fort Myers, FL  
Capacity: 150
$6,600 per event
Suite Forty Eight is a brand new private special event and banquet venue located in Fort Myers that is ideal for events from 25-150 guests. It’s a concept that was developed and designed by a local special event planner and producer. The layout and space is highly functional for an assortment of special events and business needs offering two separate event rooms with a total of 3200’ sqft. Suite Forty Eight offers a light and bright spacious salon with large windows and rich wood flooring; the perfect venue for a networking function, shower, cocktail hour or even small indoor wedding ceremony. This room transitions smoothly to the petite ballroom, lounge and kitchenette. When you secure Suite Forty Eight for your event, you have full access to the entire facility. No other events are booked during your event time. Perfectly situated on Colonial Blvd in Royal Palm Square it’s only minutes to Cape Coral, Downtown Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach. With access to Summerlin Rd, McGregor Blvd and Colonial Blvd, it’s conveniently located for all. You are free to bring your own alcohol and bartender to this venue as these services are not provided by Suite Forty Eight. There is a gorgeously appointed bar/lounge that is attached to the ballroom that may be utilized and equipped by you. Outside caterers and food options are welcomed. A kitchenette is available for your use including refrigerator, deep freezer and prep space for you or your caterer. Suite Forty Eight offers event space rental that includes seating and tables for up to 100 guests however if you are looking for an all-inclusive reception package, those are available as well with the exception of alcohol. Full service planning, design, décor and production services are available through Suite Forty Eight.