Winter Wellness in Fort Myers
Self-care comes in all forms, and on our shores, you can carve out quality time for your own well-being. Go solo or grab a partner to enjoy these moments that are good for your mind, body, and soul.
Since 1921, Shangri-La Springs has been pampering guests across its 8-acre setting in Bonita Springs. Plan a whole day starting with invigorating spa treatments such as an organic seaweed body wrap and a hot stone vitality massage. Reopening in 2022, Harvest & Wisdom presents an organic menu of fresh, colorful produce and locally sourced meats created by recognized chefs who have trained around the globe.
Come for the beach views, stay for the indulgent spas. From the sprawling Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs to the Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa, you can find your own soothing spaces by the sea. Create your wellness vacation at a destination resort where you can stay, dine and enjoy spa treatments all in one easy vacation.
Your best workout can be entirely outdoors. Just find your spot on secluded sand and strike a yoga pose as the fresh breezes waft over your whole body. Or seek out a unique interpretation of this ancient practice — like goat yoga or even flamingo and peacock yoga. Click here to learn more about unusual yoga sessions in Southwest Florida.
Get your blood pumping naturally when you get out and explore the nature trails, preserves, and paddling routes throughout the region. Six Mile Cypress Slough has an accessible 1.2-mile boardwalk trail that allows you to get into nature with ease. Kayaking and canoeing excursions offer gentle workouts surrounded by lush mangrove forests and salty sea air. Click to learn more about this self-propelled adventure).
Glide across our islands and neighborhoods with ease in this bicycling paradise. Sanibel Island has 25 miles of paved bike trails that show off the island’s most famed sights including J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge and the Sanibel Lighthouse. Find more navigable bike routes right here.