5 Hot Picks to Help You Cool Down In Fort Myers Beach

Whether you’re visiting Fort Myers Beach or reside here year-round, the heat can get to you this time of year. No need to sweat it. Here are five water-related tours and activities to help you cool off.    

1. Adventure Watersports

Adventure Watersports is your one-stop shop for all things fun in the sun! Rent jet skis, banana boats, and captained pontoon boats. You might also enjoy a guided dolphin tour! Adventure Watersports is a great place to make memories that are fun, safe, and unforgettable whether you’re with friends or family. 

Visit their website for more information, or stop by and say hello.

2. Real Tales Charters 

Looking for a charter boat? Look no further! Reel Tales Charter boats include bottled water, ice, and coolers for you and your party to enjoy on your journey! You may fancy a picnic at Cayo Costa, which is only accessible by boat! Alternatively, enjoy a day of back bay and near shore fishing with their half-day fishing charters. Real Tales supplies all the gear, bait, beverages snacks, and local licenses.

Need a day out with the adults? Reel Tales Charters also offers a cruise to St. James City. This trip includes sightseeing, music, beverages, and snacks while underway to some of their favorite local hangouts! Participants must be 21 years old or over for this particular tour.

Finally, if you’d just like to take the kids out for a day of fun and stay local, Reel Tales Charters has a cruise that will take you to Lovers Key, Bonita Beach, and Fort Myers Beach. They also offer paddle boards, snorkeling, fishing, shelling, umbrellas, music, snacks, beverages, a BBQ grill, and floats for relaxing in the beautiful Fort Myers sun! 

Look to book a tour with the easy steps on their website.

3. Paradise Parasailing 

Enjoy a day of parasailing with Southwest Florida’s FIRST parasailing company! The Paradise Parasail team has a superior focus on not just customer service but also safety! With over 35 years of combined parasailing experience, rest assured that you and your guests will have an amazing time! The breathtaking views of Fort Myers Beach are only accentuated from the skies! 

Build unforgettable memories when you book with Paradise Parasailing today. 

4. Key West Express 

Looking for a relaxing day out with family or friends? Key West Express’ jet-powered catamarans deliver you from Fort Myers Beach to Key West. Make sure to get plenty of pictures of the legendary Duval Street! Don’t forget world-renowned fishing, diving, and Mallory Squares’s breathtaking daily Sunset Celebration which is also available for guests to see. 

Look to book a trip with Key West Express here.  

5. Everglades Adventure 

What is a vacation to Florida without an airboat tour? Everglades Adventure Tours is the premier company to offer private, guided airboat tours in the most unique habitats and ecosystems in the world! Glide on top of grass with negligible impact on the Everglades’ vast but fragile ecosystem and see birds, turtles, alligators, and more! 

Adventure with us here. 

The sun never sets on new adventures. Be sure to fill your time with fun-filled water activities at your convenience. We hope you and your family Fort Myers Beach! 

If you didn’t see something you liked here, let us know! We love exploring new places and new things to do to share with you.

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Lighthouse Island Resort


We are now accepting reservations for all guests, but still undergoing extensive clean up and repair around the hotel property.

We will require a one (1) night deposit at the time of booking, any cancellations must be three days prior to arrival to avoid forfeiture of the deposit.

We are still experiencing challenges with our WiFi service, due to this we cannot promise Internet or TV service.

We will ask you to sign an insurance release, if you choose not to sign this release, you will not be allowed to check in to our resort.

Our temporary office hours are 8 A.M. to 10 P.M. and the temporary office is located on the 2nd floor in room 508.

The available rooms are located on the 2nd and 3rd and 4th floors and our elevators are currently unavailable. You will have to navigate the stairs to access your room.

Parking is limited to one vehicle, we have no parking available for large trucks, trailers, boats or RVs.

Due to our resort being under renovations and repairs; generators, power washers and electric tools will be run early morning to late evening. Please be aware there will be noise throughout the day.

You must be over 23 years old to check in.Your credit card and ID must match the name on the reservation.

Our Yucatan Beach Stand is only steps away and is open daily from 11am to 9pm.

Our Tiki Bar is open 9am to Midnight Daily, serving great cold drinks, Live entertainment and a new ever changing menu from our grill.

The island still has no phone service, so to make reservations please click the Book Now Button below or contact us at info@lighthouseislandresort.com. To speak with an agent please call 239-356-7829 available 8 A.M. to 10 P.M. daily.