Things To Do On Fort Myers Beach
Wyndham Garden Fort Myers Beach, FL – Beachfront Hotel
Fort Myers Beach is a fantastic, secluded gem on the breathtaking horizon of the Gulf of Mexico. With tranquil ocean views and invigorating water sports activities alike, you’ll never run out of things to do at or near the Wyndham Garden Fort Myers Beach hotel.
For starters, take a leisurely stroll out the hotel door and you’re literally standing on a white sandy beach, listening to the whisper or thunder of rolling ocean waves. Enjoy delectable seafood at the seaside restaurant Pincher’s Grill Room, or beach dining and drinking at Pincher’s Tiki Bar with picnic tables quaintly situated beneath umbrella canopies. For adventure lovers, Mid-Island Water Sports onsite offers Jet Ski rentals, parasailing sessions, and dolphin tours, all at competitive rates.
Within minutes and up to an hour of this hotel there are Fort Myers attractions for every age. Enjoy shopping, boating, racing, baseball and more; as well as many fine restaurants and access to the area’s top business districts. Onsite, there’s fun to be had playing Ping-Pong and shuffleboard, and splashing in the outdoor heated pool.
Sports & Entertainment
Fish Tale Marina (0.5 Miles)
Walk or drive to Fish Tale Marina for boat rentals, fishing charters and sightseeing tours, ideal for singles, couples and groups. Choose from pontoons, Grady Whites and skiffs, or light tackle, fly fishing, deep-sea fishing and more. You can also book an eco-tour, sunset cruise or photo op with area dolphin and manatee friends.
Key West Express (7 Miles)
Climb aboard this high-speed ferry and you’re in Key West in just over three hours. But getting there is half the fun! Enjoy smooth sailing with sundecks, air-conditioned cabins, snack bar, cocktails and big-screen TVs.
Times Square – at Fort Myers Beach Pier (5 Miles)
Quaintly peppered with shops and cafes, Times Square has long been considered the center, or downtown, of Fort Myers Beach. Nestled at the pier, it’s not only a great place for a casual stroll and souvenir shopping, but it’s also a hot spot for catching boat rides, sightseeing tours and dinner cruises. A must for Fort Myers attractions.
Points of Interest
Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens (22 Miles)
Take the family to a tropical wildlife sanctuary with rare and beautiful animals, a garden of exotic plants and fun activities for all ages. Tigers, cheetahs, giraffes, badgers, alligators, black bears and more greet happy visitors at this long-loved conservation institution and zoo.
Edison & Ford Winter Estates (18 Miles)
Explore 20 acres of historic buildings, lush gardens and the Edison Botanic Research Lab and Museum. This iconic retreat played host to Thomas Edison and Henry Ford on winter vacations in their respective eras. Enjoy guided tours or self-guided audio tours, available in English, German, French and Spanish.
Minnesota Twins Spring Training – at Hammond Stadium (16 Miles)
Located in the Lee County Sports Complex in South Fort Myers, this home to Minnesota Twins spring training and the Twins’ Class A Advanced affiliate the Fort Myers Miracle seats up to 7,500.
Germain Arena (20 Miles)
A great spot for premier events, Germain Arena has hosted thousands of concerts and shows for millions of fans. Check out events like Disney on Ice, the Harlem Globetrotters, Cher, Elton John and the like at this arena with restaurant and pub. Private events in luxury suites with catering can be scheduled here too.
Boston Red Sox Spring Training – at JetBlue Park at Fenway South (23 Miles)
This 2012 addition to the south Florida sporting tradition is home to Boston Red Sox spring training. The field has exactly the same dimensions as Fenway Park in Boston and even features a replica of the Green Monster in left field. Catch a Gulf Coast League Red Sox Rookie Level game, played by this brother team with an impressive record of wins.