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Captiva Pass

North Captiva Island, Captiva Island, FL
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Super private and beautiful

Great beach we would definitely be going back again!!!!! We found some amazing shells and it is... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2016
via mobile
very private LOVE IT

great fishing, amazing sea shells, cool wildlife and exploring places, very friendly people and... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2015
Bartlett, Illinois
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Porpoises will eat the fish you release at Captiva Pass.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“great fishing” (5 reviews)
“both sides” (3 reviews)
North Captiva Island, Captiva Island, FL

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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Great beach we would definitely be going back again!!!!! We found some amazing shells and it is super private. I would love to go back right now!

Thank Dremnstar
Reviewed 3 November 2015

great fishing, amazing sea shells, cool wildlife and exploring places, very friendly people and paths to access the ocean pass

Thank 155liv
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Lovely beach to stroll and seek out shells, we unfortunately arrived to late in the tide chart and did not find as many as we had hoped to find. Best time to shell is low tide. Pay for parking by the hour.

Thank Ellesor826
Reviewed 5 October 2015

It's an ok beach - on the positive side of things there are a huge number of beautiful shells which are great for collecting and nice atmosphere , other people on the beach are respectful and peaceful. However the sand is rough and course (?...More

Thank Bex753
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This is a beautiful place to visit. Shelling is great. The other tourists (Christmas, 2015) were family oriented, as we were. Peaceful, calm, rejuvenating!

Thank travelforfun83
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We found all of our great shells to take back home in this area. There are also rocks that make for some great beach photos. Parking can be tough, and it can get kind of crowded at low tide when the shells are plentiful, but...More

Thank lynnet998
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Less people, all natural, wild life, shelling, a dolphin here and there, boats passing by, the sun on your face, shells in your bag, and a big smile on your face. Yea, that's Captiva Pass.

Thank Jamie T
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Great stop for pictures or you could spend the day at the beach. Parking might be limited so plan ahead.

Thank cel1964
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Very nice beach w/ paid parking area. Tends to be busiest in late morning to late afternoon and parking gets to be difficult then. Lots of good fishing here and tons of nice shells are everywhere! You can see manatees here as well horseshoe crabs...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Whether you are out for a cruise, dolphin and bird watching or fishing this is a great spot to be. A wide assortment of wildlife and usually calm waters (check the weather report), The fishing is very diverse. So many species. you'll never be sure...More

Thank Bob C
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Heidi M
2 March 2015|
Response from CapBeachVilla |
Not time of day, but time of tide. Many prefer low tide.