FORT MYERS, FL--(Marketwire - Nov 21, 2011) - Shelling enthusiasts take note! Beachcombers young and old are sure to delight in a new, budget-friendly beach vacation package at one of the most comfy and convenient hotels in Fort Myers, Florida.

With their new "Shells and More Shells" hotel package, the Residence Inn Fort Myers Sanibel hotel offers more than just a great night's sleep. Those enthralled with the natural beauty of the ocean's vast array of stunning shell varieties will find an abundance of collecting opportunities with this exciting package as well as low-cost accommodations at one of the destination's newest hotels.

Rates start as low as $74 per night for this fun-in-the-sun hotel deal at one of the most accommodating choices among hotels near Sanibel Island, where the spacious guest rooms are ideal for traveling families and the nearby beaches of Sanibel and Captiva Island and Fort Myers offer not only endless shelling, but fun souvenir shopping, loads of restaurants with entertainment and a play areas for the kids. Guests taking advantage of this package receive great rates and, upon arrival at the hotel, a shelling bucket and beach towel to get their adventure started off right.

Conveniently located near the popular Tanger Outlets, five pristine golf courses and the Key West Express, there's something for everyone when planning a vacation to this exceptional choice among hotels near the Sanibel Causeway.

A great way to spend some extended family time or even a quick weekend getaway, travelers can easily book accommodations online at and using promotional code ZJL or by calling 1-800-228-9290.

This pet-friendly Fort Myers hotel's well-appointed all-suite accommodations provide guests with comfort and functionality. Studio, one- and two-bedroom suites feature fully-equipped kitchens, sleeper sofas, flat screen TVs with cable/satellite service and high-speed Internet access to stay connected. Guests have access to a beautiful outdoor courtyard, featuring a refreshing pool, whirlpool, fire pit, barbecue grill and Sport Court. The hotel also features a 24-hour fitness center, equipped with cardiovascular and light weight-training stations.

*Rates are valid seven days a week through 12/31/11 based on availability at the time of reservation. A minimum two-night stay is required. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms and may not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the Residence Inn Fort Myers Sanibel Hotel

The Residence Inn Fort Myers Sanibel Hotel welcomes guests traveling for both business and leisure with spacious, apartment-style lodging designed to take the stress out of a busy travel schedule. Free amenities, including high-speed Internet access, a hearty daily breakfast buffet, full-service business center and on-site parking are but a few of the warm and welcoming features aimed at providing a comfortable home-like hotel experience. The hotel also offers state-of-the art meeting space for up to 75 guests and professional event managers to assist in ensuring successful gatherings from start to finish.

Contact Information:

Randal Williams
Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Myers - Sanibel