Sundial Beach Resort and SpaReference WW38735
Set on a beach on the Gulf of Mexico, this laid-back resort is 2 miles from the markets and boutiques of Periwinkle Way, and 5.4 miles from J. N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge.
Bright, contemporary studios and suites have private patios and fully equipped kitchens; some have washer/dryers and sleeper sofas.
Amenities include a steakhouse and sushi bar, 2 casual cafes and a poolside bar. A resort fee covers use of bicycles, kayaks and beach chairs, plus access to tennis courts, 5 swimming pools and Wi-Fi. There's also a full-service spa and access to an adjacent golf course.