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Sanibel and Captiva Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center

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Address: 1159 Causeway Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3709
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+1 239-472-1080
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is...

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is your official source when visiting our beautiful islands. Stop in for information on lodging, restaurants, activities, shopping, attractions, and much more!

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A great stop for the first time to Sanibel

We are very glad we stopped on our way onto the Island. Since it was our first visit to the Island and the roads seemed to be bumper to bumper, we thought it best to get our... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
MInone4
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Traverse City, MI
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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130 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We don't usually stop at visitor centers but this one was a must do so we would know where to park around the island without being towed etc. they have pretty knowledgable employees about the overall island and give out highlighted maps etc. I will say they should know a bit about the places they refer people to...one woman got... More 

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Thank wildcatsu
Baseic, Manager at Sanibel and Captiva Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Visitor Center at the Chamber of Commerce. We appreciate all comments and work hard to resolve any issues. We strive to give accurate and timely information to all our visitors. Our staff and volunteers were unaware of time changes made by our member. Our solution is that we will encourage everyone to make... More 

Traverse City, MI
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248 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are very glad we stopped on our way onto the Island. Since it was our first visit to the Island and the roads seemed to be bumper to bumper, we thought it best to get our bearings before going any further. Happy we stopped, we were given all the info we needed in a friendly manner! We waded through... More 

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Missouri
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stopped in to get info about Sanibel. Already had reservations for the West Wind Inn, but we picked up information on possible activitities and great information on where to eat and shop. I would highly recommend a stop here if you are spending any time on the island, especially if it is more than just a day trip.

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Dunlap, Illinois
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104 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If this is your first trip to Sanibel-Captiva, a stop at this C of C is a good idea. It is literally located right on the way onto the island, easy on, easy off. They have a lot of info available and are ready to share.

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Deer Isle, Maine
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we came on the island, we stopped here. The gentleman was very pleasant and gave us a wealth of information, including reviewing a map to show us all of the fun places to visit.

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Leawood, Kansas
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294 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we would just stop in and pick up a map and hopefully gain a few ideas. A volunteer came over to us as we walked in and spent a very pleasant 10 minutes with us answering questions and offering suggestions. She provided us with ideas on where we might visit and suggested restaurants in the area. When we... More 

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Howell, New Jersey
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You MUST make this your first stop! A packet awaits you with info of all the island's goings on for the week! It is as if you called ahead and ordered it. There are many brochures of other island offerings, as well. Staff is very warm, amiable and helpful!

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1 Thank swolfeenr
Clermont, Florida
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This should be someone's first stop for info about Sanibel/Captiva Islands. They can provide maps, information for places to stay, eat, and other fun activities. The staff is very friendly.

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Thank Nancy F
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first stop on our first visit to Sanibel. We were given so much helpful information - maps, and brochures/books. The staff showed us best places for shelling, sunrises, and sunsets.

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1 Thank Suzanne B
Baseic, General Manager at Sanibel and Captiva Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We work very hard to make sure everyone leaves our visitor center with the information they need. More 

Buffalo, New York
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After stopping here on my way onto the island I was ready to move here! Such friendly, welcoming and knowlrdgeable staff.

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