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Sanibel Causeway

Causeway Drive, Sanibel Island, FL
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Beautiful gateway to beautiful Sanibel

The views from the causeway are spectacular. People come from Ft. Myers to fish and there are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
George C
Best Way to Get Out There!

For those of you that are familiar will Long Beach Island in NJ, and our beloved Causeway there... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hopewell, NJ
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“toll booth” (27 reviews)
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“beautiful drive” (47 reviews)
Causeway Drive, Sanibel Island, FL
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The views from the causeway are spectacular. People come from Ft. Myers to fish and there are parking spots at the base. There is a toll going to Sanibel.

Thank George C
Reviewed 5 days ago

For those of you that are familiar will Long Beach Island in NJ, and our beloved Causeway there, Think; just like that but about three times as long. I've always opened my windows, year round, on my way out to LBI (we just call it,...More

Thank Scout1970
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful view of the area. Many places to stop at the base. Stop and enjoy. Many people fishing. Just sit and enjoy the view

Thank jjensenrn
Reviewed 6 days ago

The causeway contains a high bridge which is quite steep. If you like roller coasters (I don't) you will love transversing the causeway!

Thank williame975
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Causeway is the way to gain access to the island, other than via boat or swimming. You can bike it if you dare as it's a long pedal. Scenic and you will always see fisher people and families picnicking.

Thank Kal-Traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sanibel Causeway is easy to access and convenient to drive as one passes over on the way to Sanibel Island. The lanes are wide and easy to traverse.

Thank Curt313
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you cross the 1st bridge (coming from the Fort Myers direction), turn right at the first pull out (a small park). Great place to watch the sunset.

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having arrived at night the first trip I didn't get to see to much. Seeing the causeway in the light of day is impressive. I choose to ride my bike across the causeway and back again. The bike lane is a good size and free...More

Thank boxerboy27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If what you wanted was just getting some feet in water, or finding a few shells, this beach is easier to get to, free, and much less frustrating than Sanibel

Thank Ontario76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scenic, and as best I can tell, only access to Sanibel-Captiva. $6 toll. People fishing and having lunch on small ares on the side of the bridge. Traffic handled effficiently.

Thank swilby45
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1 November 2017|
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Response from Sammysue | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can pull over on either side. It is very popular on weekends but virtually deserted during the week.
7 August 2017|
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Response from Islagal | Reviewed this property |
All the beaches on Sanibel are covered in sea shells. The best time to find the large and unique shells is early morning before the gobs of tourists hit the shoreline for the day. Happy shelling. Be sure to take a bag to put... More
Kathy Huebner M
26 December 2016|
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Response from FortMyersRecycler | Reviewed this property |
Since they built it...$6 toll on Ft Myers mainland side...naturally no toll when you leave... Before such they had a ferry to the island