- Go to Exit 131 from I-75. (Or follow signs from RSW Airport). Continue west on Exit 131 (Daniels Road) until you come to a stoplight for Six Mile Cypress; there's a shopping center and Publix grocery to the left. TURN LEFT onto Six Mile Cypress. You'll curve past the Lee County Sports Complex and cross US 41. (After crossing US 41, you're now on Gladiolus). When you pass Denny's Diner, move to the left lanes. TURN LEFT onto Summerlin Road. This will take you all the way to the Sanibel Causeway. Have the $6 toll handy, and go to any tollbooth EXCEPT the left one.
- Once you get on Sanibel, TURN RIGHT onto Periwinkle Way at the 4-way stop. Take this until it dead ends, about 5 miles. TURN RIGHT onto Tarpon Bay Road. TURN LEFT at stop sign onto Sanibel-Captiva Road. After 6.5 miles you will cross a small bridge, and see the Gulf of Mexico1.
You are now on Captiva Island. Drive on, for about 3 more miles.
After the second S-curve2, you'll be in the "village" area of Captiva.
LOOK LEFT and the 4th street on your left will have the entrance sign to Sunset Captiva3.
Homes are to your left, condos are to your right.