The Crowne Plaza Fort Myers has won several awards. They achieved those honors by combining conveniences and comforts for business travelers. On the practical side, there's an airport shuttle and on-site car rental, plus Business Traveler rooms. For quiet and privacy, try the Concierge Floor. The conference facilities seat 450 and come with professional meeting planners. On the fun side, there's a heated pool, and the Bell Tower Mall is nearby. Shoeless Joe's Sports Café, a popular restaurant and bar, is just off the lobby.
The luxurious GullWing Beach Resort on the south end of Estero Island seems to point to the ocean. The rooms are all one-, two-, or three-bedroom suites decorated with blue accessories, and come fully loaded with comforts like private balconies, full kitchens, Jacuzzi tubs, and washer/dryers. If you brought work with you, there is a business center with computer access. With all that luxury, you may forget to head down to the pool, spa, tennis court and private beach. You can choose from beachfront, bay or island views.
This posh beach resort, located on the quieter, south end of Estero Island, is perfect for unwinding. The 16-story building is filled with one- and two-bedroom suites with light wood furnishings, private balconies, full kitchens, washer/dryers and a large marble Jacuzzi tub in every suite. For true decadence, try the penthouse, which has a fireplace, rooftop sundeck and a price tag to match. There are no designated non-smoking rooms, so mention if you do not like smoke when making reservations; the room will be cleaned with an ozinator.
If you want a relaxing place to hold a conference, or an ideal place for a romantic sunset by the beach, DiamondHead, the "Jewel of Fort Myers Beach", is worth a look. The 12-story, L-shaped building contains 124 designer suites. All suites are one-bedroom, with private balconies, efficiency kitchens, and a sofa bed in the living room. There are six meeting rooms, holding up to 200 people, a ballroom and a conference coordinator to help. During downtime, the resort offers a private beach, a pool and in-house bar and restaurant Chloes. You can play golf, tennis and dabble in some water sports too. It is close to loads of eateries and entertainment venues, and just 30 minutes from the airport.
Santa Maria is a 36-slip harbor resort, located on a deep-water canal on Estero's east side, a few blocks from the beach. The calming décor, consisting of pale wood furniture, cream walls and green carpeting, compliments the balconies, full kitchens, and washer/dryer in each one-, two-, or three-bedroom suite. There are children's activities, a heated pool, sauna and barbecue. Fishing and charters are available from the boat docks, where occasionally manatees are seen. There are no non-smoking rooms; maids clean each room with an ozinator
The GrandView Resort is a tall towering building jutting up from the trees and waters of Estero Bay. The resort has one-bedroom suites, with private balconies and full kitchens. The suites have a separate bedroom, with a sofa bed in the living room, and are decorated in sunset purples and reds. The lofty building is located on the tip of Lover's Key, a 712-acre nature preserve. There are no non-smoking rooms, so indicate when you make a reservation you'd like the rooms cleaned with an ozinator.
The Pink Shell Beach Resort is located on the northern tip of Estero Island, a thin strip of land with the Gulf of Mexico on one side and Matanzas Pass on the other. The seven-story hotel offers all the amenities to make a family vacation enjoyable, including three pools, a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, a private beach, a general store and organized activities for kids. All of the rooms are non-smoking (smoking is allowed on the outdoor patio or balcony) and feature kitchens.
The 24-story Ramada Inn & Suites at Amtel Marina is located on the Caloosahatchee River in downtown Fort Myers, 15 minutes from both the beach and Southwest Florida International Airport. A shuttle provides transportation to the airport and local attractions, and they have two side-by-side pools, a basketball court, and tennis court. La Tiers restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch buffets, and acclaimed Thai cuisine. The meeting space can accommodate large or small groups, and there is 40,000 square feet next door at the Harborside Convention Center.
Sometimes a traveler just needs a clean room without all the bells and whistles (and expense) of large chain hotels. If that's the case, try the Fountain Motel, located on a palm tree-lined street in south Fort Myers. The Fountain Motel has received Superior Small Lodging certification, meaning it meets Lee Island Coast's inspection for comfort, cleanliness, and friendliness. Each of the 18 relatively spacious rooms comes with Florida décor and a coffeemaker. There's a pool, and the owner lives on site. Daily and weekly rates available.
The Hampton Inn Fort Myers-Airport has all the facilities that Hampton Inns are known for, including the simple but filling continental breakfast. There's a shuttle to the airport two miles away. The three-story building has interior corridors and a tropical motif. There's also an exercise room and an outdoor pool. The nearest restaurants are Denny's and Wendy's, but a short drive will lead you to additional eating options. The beaches are 10 miles away. The rooms have the basic amenities, such as a microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer, television and iron
Although it's 10 miles from the beach, the Comfort Inn
Fort Myers is three miles from several other local attractions: Edison Mall, Edison Ford Winter Estates, and both the Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins spring training facilities are ...
The Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers hotel in Florida is
located in the southwest business suburbs, just 9 miles from Southwest Florida International Airport and downtown Fort Myers, and minutes away from beautiful Sanibel and Captiva Islands. Guests will ...
The Hampton Inn Fort Myers Airport has all the facilities
that Hampton Inns are known for, including the simple but filling continental breakfast. There's a shuttle to the airport two miles away. The three story building has interior corridors ...