Lodging & Travel

The Venue: BIG ARTS

BIG ARTS theater

BIG ARTS

Since 2006, BIG ARTS has played host to the Sanibel Island Writers Conference. The visual and performing arts center maintains the island's small-town feel while employing modern technology to provide an enriching, entertaining, and educational experience for Sanibel residents and visitors.

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Directions

BIG ARTS is centrally located on the bicycle-friendly island of Sanibel, with access to nearby restaurants, hotels, groceries, and shops.

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Partner Properties

Kona Kai

Kona Kai

The Kona Kai Motel, one of Sanibel Island’s friendliest motels, is located in a Hawaiian garden setting. The motel is conveniently located for shopping and dining, so you can easily walk or bike to many of the Island destinations, and it has the added attraction of the Olde Sanibel River for relaxing or freshwater fishing. Call 239-472-1001 and mention the conference for a 20% discount.

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Sanibel Inn

Sanibel Inn

Tucked away on the world’s most famous shelling beaches, Sanibel Inn provides comfortable hotel accommodations with modern conveniences and memorable activities for you to unwind and enjoy the ultimate beach resort getaway. Book through the button below for discounted conference rates, or call 866-717-2323 and use the code "SanCon" for live assistance.

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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is a unique tropical island destination with miles of shell-strewn beaches. Guests stay in spacious, fully-equipped condominium accommodations, complete with a kitchen, living room, and dining area. Book through the link below for the conference discount.

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Sunshine Island Inn

Sunshine Island Inn

Sunshine Island Inn, located in Old Town Sanibel, offers charming, colorful one- and two-bedroom suites equipped for your relaxing island getaway. Enjoy fishing or kayaking from our dock on the Sanibel canal or walk the shell path to Sanibel’s renowned shelling beaches. The Historic Sanibel Lighthouse, marina, and eateries are within walking distance, or enjoy our tropical paradise by 30 miles of bike paths that wind through the island. Call 239-395-2500 and mention the conference for a 20% discount.

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