Approximately 20 miles northwest of Ft. Myers and 5 miles south of Boca Grande, Cabbage Key is directly across from marker 60 on the Intracoastal Waterway. Sanibel and Captiva islands are 8 miles to the south.

Directions to Our Island

Most major airlines fly into Fort Myers – Southwest Florida International Airport. A taxi from the airport will take you to our dock at Pineland Marina on Pine Island where you will catch a watertaxi to Cabbage Key. We recommend the following water taxi service to Cabbage Key:

From Pineland Marina on Pine Island

  • Island Girl Charters – 239-633-8142
    Shuttle service from Pineland Marina to Cabbage Key and private charters for special events
    Holds approximately 25 passengers or less per boat – have 2 boats

    From our sister resort,
    Tarpon Lodge & Restaurant

    • Native Attitudes Fishing Charters  – (239) 872-7841
      Specializes in private back bay/fly fishing trips
    • Capt. Miles Inshore Fishing Charters
      Captain Miles  Meredith – (239) 222-1125
      Specializes in private back bay fishing options

From Bokeelia – Jug Creek Marina

  • Tropic Star Cruises – 239-283-0015
    Specializes in lunch cruises and private charters for special events
    Holds approximately 59 passengers or less

From Captiva Island

  • Captiva Cruises – 239-472-5300
    Specializes in lunch cruises and private charters for special events
    Holds approximately 50 passengers or 150 passengers depending on the selected boat

From Punta Gorda – Fisherman’s Village

  • King Fisher Fleet – 941-639-0969
    Specializes in lunch cruises and private charters for special events
    Holds approximately 120 passengers or less

From Boca Grande

  • Capt. Fred Scott – 941-628-8839
    Specializes in private charters to Cabbage Key for breakfast, lunch and dinner
    Holds 6 passengers or less

Please contact the Watertaxis for launch schedules, fees and reservations.

ICW Channel Marker 60 Lattitude 26 39 24.162 Longitude 82 13 20.635″

Flying In Directions

Southwest Florida International Airport– RSW- is the closest Major Airport to Cabbage Key. Contact Pine Island Taxi at 239-283-7777 to arrange transportation to the catch the watertaxi at Pineland Marina.

Directions by Car

From the north on I-75, north of Punta Gorda, take exit #161 [Jones Loop Rd] and go right {west}. Drive about 1 mile to the intersection at US 41, cross 41 and continue straight on CR 765 [Burnt Store Rd]. Follow for 20 miles, then turn right {west} on SR 78 [Pine Island Rd] and go to Pine Island’s 4-way stop, then proceed as below**.

From south on I-75, take exit #136 [Colonial/884], which is one exit north of the airport exit [#131/Daniels Rd], and head west {exit ramp goes off to the right, then take a left at the light}. Stay on Colonial and follow signs for Veterans Pkwy, a bridge, which has a $2.00 toll. This will take you to SR 78 [Pine Island Rd], then take a left onto SR 78, and go to Pine Island’s 4-way stop and proceed as below**.

From I-75 at exit #143 [SR 78] or US 41, go west on SR 78 {also called Bayshore Rd or Pine Island Rd}, and follow to Pine Island’s 4-way stop {approximately 30 minutes from US 41 or 45 minutes from I-75}.

**At the 4-way stop, turn right onto Stringfellow Rd. Drive roughly 3 miles and turn left onto Pineland Rd. Follow Pineland Rd. around until it turns into Waterfront Dr. Look for Pineland Marina on your left.

Please Note

  • Barbecues: For the safety and convenience of all out guests and visitors, we regret that we cannot allow any barbecues on the island.
  • Pets: Unfortunately, we have had a number of issues with pets in the past.  In consideration of the large amount of natural wildlife and other guests on the island, we ask that no pets other than service animals are allowed on premises.
  • Water Taxi: The water taxi services operate on a schedule. However, reservations are required.

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