Welcome to the legendary
‘Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa
on beautiful Captiva Island, Florida

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In 1931, a tiny stand of fishing cottages first welcomed guests to this lush sliver of Captiva Island perfectly nestled between the Gulf of Mexico and Pine Island Sound. Today, our historic Florida beachfront resort welcomes you to choose your island experience — relaxation, adventure, memories and warm hospitality — with 137 highest quality accommodations including multi-bedroom cottages, suites, studios and guestrooms.

Come, enjoy our 13 tropical, picturesque acres of contemporary luxury and island charm — including our private, pristine Gulf of Mexico beaches, where Travelocity promises you “America’s most romantic sunsets” — and we think you’ll agree: Shouldn’t every day be this good?

  • No resort fees and 20-plus complimentary services and amenities when you book direct

  • Uniquely, perfectly nestled between the Gulf of Mexico west and Pine Island Sound east

  • Contemporary luxury resort accommodations with easy-going, beachy seaside charm

  • Four outstanding dining options, each uniquely different and altogether delicious

  • Choose your pleasures: rest, relaxation, water sports, net sports, golf, eco-adventures, wellness, fitness

  • Two on-site pools, two whirlpools and sun-protected children’s wading pool

  • Direct and easy access to Gulf of Mexico beachfront and ‘Tween Waters Marina

  • Pet-friendly accommodations available

  • ADA accessible accommodations available

Seaside Cottages

For a nostalgic coastal feel, with all the comforts of today, choose our charming, beautifully appointed Seaside Cottages that have welcomed some of the world’s most celebrated names since 1931 — as well as thousands of other notable guests like you. In all, 19 colorful Seaside Cottages await you in 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom options. Our Seaside Cottages are timeless to Captiva Island and — with upscale stylings, contemporary amenities and digital communications at your fingertips — combine the best of both worlds.

Resort Suites

For a stay that’s as spacious as it is gracious, choose a beautiful and roomy Resort Suite at ‘Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa. Available in your choice of 1-, 2- or 3-bedroom options — Bayside or Poolside — each includes comfortable living center, contemporary kitchen, enclosed balcony, plus digital communications and entertainment. Suites are perfect for groups that might desire larger surroundings, with the amenities of our luxury resort. ADA accessible Suites are available.

Gulfview & Bayview Studios

The most beautiful views on Captiva Island? They’re yours to enjoy when you settle into a Gulfview or Bayview Studio. Inside, you’ll find all-new décor of peaceful sand tones and rich woods— complementing your comfortable king bed, handsome partial kitchen, enhanced bath suite, plus digital communications and entertainment. But outside is where our Studios really shine, with breathtaking views of sunrise over Pine Island Sound, or sunset on the gorgeous shores of the Gulf of Mexico. ADA accessible Studios are available.

Guest Rooms

For a traditional island resort hotel experience, choose our comfortable and contemporary Guestrooms that include refrigerator, coffee maker, plus digital communications and entertainment. You’ll enjoy beautiful views of the Gulf, Bay or Pool, conveniently close to all the hotel dining, services and amenities. Bonus: you’re just steps from our private, pristine stretch of sugar sand beaches, great for shelling, swimming, sun worshipping and more (including “America’s most romantic sunsets”). ADA accessible Guestrooms are available.

What could be better than sitting on a warm beach watching the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico with your best friend by your side?

We at Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa know how important it is for many of our guests to be able to include their four-footed family members in their Captiva island vacation. That’s why we chose to make our resort a pet-friendly locale for guests who want to experience a true family vacation!

All guests wishing to bring a pet to Tween Waters must call us in advance with complete pet information. Pet rates are $25 per pet, per day, with a maximum of 2 pets per unit. All pet owners must also sign the Tween Waters pet agreement upon check-in to the resort.


Our guests bringing pets are required to follow the following simple rules:

  • 1. Guest agrees to keep their pet on a leash at all times while outside of the unit.
  • 2. Guest agrees to keep their pet off the pool deck area.
  • 3. Guest agrees to not leave their pet unattended in the unit for more than 2 hours. However, it is the responsibility of the pet owner to prevent the pet from disturbing other guests at all times.
  • 4. Guest agrees to clean up after their pet at all times.
  • 5. Guest agrees if their pet is a bird, it must stay in its cage at all times while in the unit.
  • 6. Guest agrees to be responsible for any damages caused by their pet, and agrees to pay for said damages.
  • 7. Guests who are scheduled for a house clean must remove the pet from the unit prior to house clean.
  • 8. Guests that do not abide by these rules may be asked to leave the resort without a refund.
  • 9. The following dogs will NOT be accepted on property per our Insurance Company Liability Coverage: Pit Bulls, Staffordshire terriers, Dobermans, Rottweilers, Chows, Akitas, Wolf hybrid, Slukis, Huskys, German Shepherds, Presa Canarosa/Canario, Malinols, Alaskan Malamutes, Fila Brasillero, Chech Wolf Dogs, Neopolitan Mastiffs, Tosa Kens, and Perro De Presa Mallorquins.