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Pink Shell is one of the Top 10 Resorts in Florida

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Experience a true beachfront getaway at Pink Shell. Our full-service resort in Fort Myers, Florida is on Estero Island, surrounded by the Matanzas Pass on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. Pink Shell has evolved from a single cottage built in 1950 to an expansive 12-acre beach resort and marina. While we have grown, our values remain the same – to provide an unparalleled beachfront escape for families and friends to make memories that last a lifetime.

aerial view of Pink Shell's private beachfront
toddler plays in the pool at our kid-friendly resort in Florida
guest enjoys a tropical cocktail from Bongo's Bar and Grill
Beachfront guest room in Fort Myers Beach, FL
guests enjoy complimentary SUP rentals in Fort Myers Beach
Pink Shell Resort exterior

Experiences

Activities at Pink Shell Beach Resort

When it comes to fun in the sun, the sea and sand are just the beginning at Pink Shell Beach Resort. In addition to scenic pools and plenty of water sports, our resort on Fort Myers Beach hosts a variety of events and activities every day of the year to ensure you never have a dull moment.

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Fort Myers Beach Resort Rooms and Villas

Book directly with us for a guaranteed beach view plus special perks. Breakfast is now included for all guests with a room reservation.

Your Rate and $45 Nightly Resort Fee Includes:
  • Breakfast for all at Jack’s
  • Two in-suite bottles of evian® water
  • Pink Shell beach bag
  • Daily beach lounge chair and umbrella setup
  • Wi-Fi
  • Valet Parking
  • Complimentary kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals
  • Steam room access
  • Unlimited local and long-distance calls
Studio style guest room with two queen beds
Sanibel View

Relax and unwind in Pink Shell's studio-style beachfront rentals located in our Sanibel View building.

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spacious oceanfront living area in White Sands Villa
White Sand Villas

All of these beachfront units are located in our main building and are available with either one- or two-bedrooms, full kitchens and in-room washer and dryer.

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Private balcony with jacuzzi in the Captiva Villa One King Bedroom
Captiva Villas

Bringing together the finest in design and service, these one-bedroom vacation rentals provide a higher standard of living for the vacation seeker.

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Two queen bedroom in the oceanfront beach villa
Beach Villas

Two-bedroom, two-bath Beach Villas offer a home away from home with thoughtful amenities perfect for the whole family—like full kitchens and in-room washer and dryer.

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spacious living and dining area in the Vacation Villa at Pink Shell Resort in Fort Myers
Vacation Villa

Offering a private, oversized lanai with direct views of the Gulf of Mexico, full kitchens and separate living and dining rooms, our Vacation Villa is perfect for family gatherings.

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Specials + Offers

Stay, play, and save with our Fort Myers resort special offers!

AAA Member Rate

AAA Members enjoy 10% off all year long. A private beach, poolside cocktails and more await!

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Fall Special

Book your fall getaway in Fort Myers Beach and save 15% off midweek stays and select weekends.

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Florida Resident Rate

In-state residents enjoy 15% off our best available rate year round!

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Destination

Beach weddings

Make your wedding a day that you and your guests will cherish forever. Explore our wedding packages and venues each designed with you in mind.

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Beach View

Meetings & Events

Plan your next business meeting or social event at a resort that is anything but cookie-cutter. Discover extraordinary menus and offerings in a setting with incredible views at every turn.

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Awards + Recognition

Discover why Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina is one of the premier resorts on the Gulf Coast of Florida.

“Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina woos guests with its unobstructed ocean views, complimentary beach amenities and friendly staff. But the star attraction of this property is its location: Spread out across 12 acres in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, the resort boasts 1,500 feet of pristine white sand beach.”

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Eat + Drink

Satisfy Your Cravings At Our Fort Myers restaurants

Everything tastes better by the water. From poolside dining to a sophisticated dinner overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, our premier Fort Myers restaurants will keep you sipping and savoring throughout your stay. Start the day by heading to Bongo’s Bar & Grill to indulge in a juicy burger paired with a refreshing cocktail. Private beach dining is available for celebrating special seaside occasions.

Bongo’s Bar & Grill

Bongo’s Bar & Grill is open for Lunch & Dinner daily, offering outdoor seating and take-out options.

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Rae's Real Italian

Discover waterfront dining at Rae's Real Italian, serving an Italian-inspired menu. Satiate your appetite with family-style dishes, pastas, pizzas, fresh seafood and desserts. And don't forget to pair a glass of wine, local craft beer or tropical cocktail with your meal.

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Jack's Restaurant

Wake up and start your day with a delightful breakfast at Jack's restaurant. Breakfast is included for every guest with a room reservation so you'll never have to skip the most important meal of the day.

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Dinner on the Beach

Dig your toes in the sand and enjoy the sunset during a private, four-course dinner on the beach. This beachfront dining experience is exclusively available at Pink Shell!

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Daily

Events

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Events

Nov

27

8:45am - 11:00am

Back Bay Kayak Tour
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Nov

27

11:00am - 12:00pm

Craft of the Day
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Nov

27

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Games & Treats
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I would definitely recommend the Pink Shell to anyone looking for exceptional service and wonderful accommodating staff. The view from your room is nothing short of beautiful and beach front/pool front is so relaxing. Every morning we'd walk down the beach to the pier. And I'll say it again, the most wonderful staff EVER! I've never met such friendly people.

Allison Z.

Loving our visit at Pink Shell and especially want to give five stars to Ranger Rob Kayak Tour of the bay and mangroves. Rob is an actual ranger and a conservationist and naturalist helping to protect the bay and its wildlife. We saw dolphins, sting rays, shark and many different bird species. Will come back again in hopes of seeing an elusive manatee! Loved learning that what appears to be bits of tree in the water are baby mangroves and that pelicans can hold three gallons in their pouch among many other marine facts!

John G

Wow...what a great stay! From the moment that Ana checked us in until the sad day we had to depart. Love that they have free breakfast included. Its a great restaurant with omelette bar and anything else you would want for breakfast. Other great restaurants on site and super great beach. I loved the beach. Beautiful white powder sand. They set up lounge chairs daily and great yellow umbrellas very protected under the low umbrellas. They also have free kayak and paddle boards. They have jet ski rentals and catamaran. Loved the ocean was not deep. They have two great pools adult and kid crafts fun events. Love the screened in patio. The bed was so comfy. They have complete kitchens. I wish I was there right now!

Sharon K.

We are incredible happy with this place and its great service. Nice rooms with great views to the ocean, the complex has 3 pools including one for adults, the beach has beautiful white sands and you can do paddle board or kayaking. My favorite part was the free breakfast. We definitely plan to come back

Andrea S.

This was our first family vacation and one that will be hard to top thanks to Pink Shell! The resort is beautiful with so much attention to detail throughout. Our villa was clean, incredibly spacious and well laid out for our family of 4. Daily included breakfast at Jacks was delicious. The pool was perfect for our 3 and 5 year old to enjoy safely and independently. We appreciated the wide variety of daily activities for kids. Ranger Rob is an incredible asset to Pink Shell. He’s a wealth of information, who visibly loves his job. His interactions with our kids during his Critter Connection and Nature Walk, is one we won’t forget. We’re looking forward to visiting again in the near future!

Mary M

The staff is always the best & they try hard to make your vacation hassle free. The pink shell has a naturalist on staff. His name is Ranger Rob, & he is the BEST! We took a kayak tour with him & also went on his nature hike. It was a great way to break up the day a bit & see some of the local wildlife. We were lucky enough to spot a Sea Turtle, Nurse Shark, Dolphin, & Manatee on the kayak tour. We will be back for sure.

Casey H