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Golfing on Sanibel & Captiva

Golf Courses on Sanibel & CaptivaReady to take a break from the beach and enjoy a game of golf? Here is a list of the golf courses on Sanibel & Captiva. Click on the links below for more information. 

The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club
949 Sandcastle Road, Sanibel 

Voted by Gulfshore Magazine as the “Best Golf Course in Lee County”, The Dunes is situated in a gorgeous wildlife preserve with breathtaking views, so it’s a great place to connect with nature. You’ll find beautiful lush tropical landscapes on the front nine and a wildlife preserve on the back nine. The 18 hole championship course features the only public aqua driving range on Sanibel or Captiva Island. The club also has an award winning restaurant and bar. 

Sanibel Island Golf Club
1100 Par View Drive, Sanibel

Enjoy a game of golf in a natural setting with beautiful views of the Sanibel River. This 18 hole course has been voted “Sanibel Island’s Best Golf Value” and offers some great amenities and excellent service. Take a journey along the 200 acres of semi-manicured natural barrier island terrain. The course is fair though challenging for all levels. Plan to grab a delicious meal at Malia Island Fusion Cuisine after your game. 

The Captiva Course at South Seas Island Resort

This nine hole executive course, designed by Chip Powell, is voted as “One of the Top 5 Short Courses” in the world. The course accommodates all skill levels and abilities in a beautiful setting with views of the gulf and sandy shorelines. The resort has a variety of dining options including Harbourside Bar & Grill, The Pointe, Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grill, and the Crooked Snook Tiki Bar.

The Sanctuary Golf Club (Private)

Recognized by Golf Digest as one of the best private courses in the U.S. and the club is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. This championship course was designed by Arthur Hills and borders the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge offering beautiful views of the Pine Island Sound and mangrove forests. The club boasts world class cuisine from an award winning culinary team and it also has a state of the art wellness center. The course is enjoyable and challenging. 

If you want to venture out a little further, you’ll find plenty of golf courses in Fort Myers and Cape Coral. 

To learn about real estate opportunities on Sanibel & Captiva Islands, contact Phaidra McDermott.

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