Prepare for the ultimate vacation at our Fort Myers Beach hotel by having all of your questions answered ahead of time.
Pink Shell Beach Hotel Policies
What time can I check-in to the resort?
Our check-in time is 4 p.m. If your room is ready prior to that, we will be pleased to check you in. If not, you are free to pre-register at the front desk, store your belongings and begin to enjoy the resort from the moment you arrive. Check-out time is 11 a.m.
Are pets permitted at the resort?
Pets are not permitted at Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina. If you prefer to travel with your pet, we recommend that you arrange boarding at the following local kennels:
- Tails-A- Waggin Animal Hospital, 11960 Kelly Road, Fort Myers, FL 33908; (239) 482-6897
- Coral Veterinary Clinic, 9540 Cypress Lake Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33919; (239) 481-4746
What is the dress code in your restaurants?
Resort casual/resort wear is allowed at our restaurants.
Can friends and family visit me during my stay?
We reserve our amenities for the use of our registered guests and owners. Non-registered guests may not be permitted based on expected occupancy. Restaurant, spa, and marina are open to the public based on daily availability. We recommend calling in advance if you would like to enjoy these amenities and services.
Is there a daily resort fee?
Yes. The daily resort fee added to every room is $30, and covers the following services: wi-fi Internet access, in room welcome amenity, daily breakfast for two, two drinks on your day of arrival at Bongo's, and daily beach chair and umbrella rental.
Preparing For Your Fort Myers Beach Vacation
Are pool/beach towels provided?
Yes, we provide pool towels at no cost.
What are the in-room amenities?
- Toasters and microwave ovens
- Dishes and cookware
- In-room coffee service
- Expanded cable TV
- Data port phones
- iHome Systems
- Hair dryers
- Irons and ironing boards
What else should I bring?
We recommend a good sunblock (SPF 40 and above), hat, sunglasses, camera and beach toys for the kids. In the event you forget something, we offer all of these items and much more in Audrey’s Gift Shop at our Fort Myers hotel.
Do I need advance reservations for services at Aquagene Spa?
We recommend that you reserve your services at Aquagene Spa at least one week prior to your arrival. Call (888) 222-7465 or visit www.aquagenespa.com.
Things To Do In & Around Fort Myers Beach
What attractions are there to see in the area?
There are a number of historical and interesting Fort Myers attractions near our hotel:
- Bowditch Point Park – Fort Myers Beach, FL
A state park located on the Northern tip of Fort Myers Beach, Bowditch Point Park is a short walk from our Fort Myers Beach resort. With walking trails through nature preserves, it is an ideal area to spot local wildlife such as gopher tortoises. The park also offers picnic tables and grills that are available October through May.
- Times Square – Fort Myers Beach, FL
Located just 0.75 miles south of our Fort Myers resort, Times Square is the “hub” of Fort Myers Beach, with outdoor shops, restaurants, the Fort Myers Beach Pier and nightly entertainment.
- Edison & Ford Winter Estates – Fort Myers
- JN Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge – Sanibel Island
- Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum – Sanibel Island
Can you recommend nearby golf courses?
- Shell Point Golf Club, On Par Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33908; (239) 433-9790
- Dunes Golf Club, 949 Sand Castle Road, Sanibel, FL 33957; (239) 472-2535
Transportation On & Off Fort Myers Beach
Do I need to rent a car?
Pink Shell does not provide airport transportation, so hiring a taxi or renting a car are the two best options to get to the resort. The one-way taxi fare is approximately $60. While we are within easy walking distance to downtown Fort Myers Beach, if your stay with us is longer than a couple of days, you may wish to consider a rental car, as there are attractions in the area you may wish to visit.
- Apple Transportation: (800) 852-7027 or www.appletransportation.com
- Majestic Transportation Services: (800) 833-4473 or www.majesticairportservice.com
- Go Platinum Transportation: (239) 267-1816 or www.goplatinumtransportation.com
Your can use our preferred partner Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Most major rental car companies are represented at Southwest International Airport (RSW)
Fort Myers Beach Trolley Service:
There is a county trolley stop on property, providing transportation to the popular Times Square and other areas of Fort Myers Beach and local communities. Passes are available for purchase from our concierge.
Is parking available at the resort?
Yes, we provide one complimentary parking space for guests staying in studio and one-bedroom accommodations and two spaces for guests staying in two-bedroom accommodations.
Other Commonly Asked Questions About Our Fort Myers Beach Resort
Is there a charge for Wi-Fi?
No. Wi-Fi service is free at Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina and available in all villas and at facilities on the resort property.
Where is the nearest grocery store?
Topps Supermarket is less than 2 miles south of Pink Shell on Fort Myers Beach. It is approximately a 4-minute car ride, or you may opt to take the trolley. There is also a Publix approximately 3.5 miles south of Pink Shell on Estero Boulevard.
Or, allow us to do the shopping for you. Use our grocery service and your goods will be in your room upon arrival.
As the First Green Lodging Fort Myers Beach Hotel, We are Proud to Recycle
What do we recycle?
Our in-room recycling program includes paper, newspapers, magazines, junk mail, paper bags, cardboard boxes (cereal, shoe, gift), aluminum cans, plastic and glass containers.
Throughout the property, we also have bins for all recyclable items.
How do we recycle?
It is really pretty easy! In your villa is a blue plastic bin where all recyclables can be placed. Your room attendant will take it from there!
What else can you do to help the environment?
- Participate in the linen and towel re-use program.
- Turn off the TV when leaving the room.
- Reduce the AC/heater to 74° when leaving the room.
- Turn off the water while brushing your teeth.
- Take short showers.
- Fill the sink basin to shave.
- Report noisy, leaky faucets and toilets.
- Close the drapes when leaving the room.
- Turn off the lights when leaving the room.