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Sanibel Causeway

Causeway Drive, Sanibel Island, FL
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sunset views

The best place for a sunset ! Park on the inbound side of the parking area past the pay station... read more

Reviewed today
dlretch16
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Fort Pierce, Florida
Wonderful view

Beautiful view driving over to Sanibel island. Toll is 6.00 to enter Sanibel island from Ft Myers... read more

Reviewed yesterday
phonemom
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“toll booth” (28 reviews)
“fish” (118 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (49 reviews)
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Causeway Drive, Sanibel Island, FL
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Reviewed today

The best place for a sunset ! Park on the inbound side of the parking area past the pay station. There is room for picnics and swimming while you watch the glowing colors of the sky!

Thank dlretch16
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful view driving over to Sanibel island. Toll is 6.00 to enter Sanibel island from Ft Myers. May people fish at the Causeway.

Thank phonemom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The charge is $6.00 but it is worth it. We stayed for three days so that was not a problem. Unless you are taking a boat, I know of no other manner in which to get to Sanibel Island.

Thank robkadena
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the only way to get to Sanibel Island by car. The bridge offers awesome views of the water, and is a great way to preview the island itself.

Thank manuel q
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Crossing the causeway, either way, is one of the pleasures of visiting Sanibel Island. It's not the cheapest ($6 for cars) but worth it. Nice road, two nice bridges, amazing views, and a chance to see other people having fun on the two little islets.

Thank EBPandDSP
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alongside of the roadway there is public beach access on both sides. The beaches are white sand with palms trees. Wind and kite surfers provide a diversion if you don't feel like a swim.

Thank danielle m
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The causeway itself is the only road onto Sanibel, which makes it awesome in and of itself. It is, however, a very well kept up road/bridge with great views, cool birding, and easy driving. It was not crowded or backed up when I crossed which...More

1  Thank LST2323
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving over this causeway is a breathtaking experience. If you are lucky enough to have perfect weather, as we did. Thad sun shining on the water and just the expansion itself is pretty remarkable.

Thank FormerSayvillepeople
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only way to drive to the island. $6.00 to the island and free to get back to Fort Myers. A very clean and smooth roadway.

1  Thank Lawrence S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time to visit the causeway beach. It’s pluses are that it has free parking, you can literally park your car on the beach, the water is calm, there are tons of shells, and you can bring your dog. The downside is...More

4  Thank Stephanie S
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Carol S
15 April 2018|
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Response from Minkster56 | Reviewed this property |
The Sanibel Causeway is a causeway in Southwest Florida that spans the San Carlos Bay, connecting Sanibel Island with the Florida mainland in Punta Rassa. The causeway consists of three separate two-lane bridge spans, and... More
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Charlotte S
5 April 2018|
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Response from tom K | Reviewed this property |
No Overnight parking is not permitted
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Lori T
2 April 2018|
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Response from Bonita_Bch | Reviewed this property |
I’ve never heard of anyone getting married there. There’s no reason you can’t, other than the traffic noise
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