Captiva Island Yacht Club
We are a private member-owned club with an exceptional location between the Gulf of Mexico and Roosevelt Channel on Pine Island Sound. This unique setting provides both stunning views and outstanding recreational opportunities as we go beachcombing for shells, or take kayaks and paddle boards out to explore the Channel and Buck Key.
As members of the Florida Council of Yacht Clubs and Yachting Club of America, we have access to over 700 yacht clubs throughout the USA. In Florida, our cruising schedule takes us to interesting and beautiful destinations. Whether or not you own a boat, your participation in luncheon cruises or extended adventures is welcomed.
Our clubhouse is the perfect gathering place for a casual lunch, cocktails at sunset, mingling at the bar, upscale casual dining and special occasions. Every Friday is TGIF, where friends visit before having a delicious buffet dinner. Gourmet wine dinners, special events, and seasonal changes keep our menus fresh and tempting. Carry out food service is available during clubhouse hours, you can even enjoy it on our beach!
Social activities include theme parties, cookouts, holiday celebrations, bridge, art shows, summer sailing and much more. Since its founding in 1984, CIYC’s aim has been to provide a friendly atmosphere, unique dining, beautiful boating destinations and a varied calendar of social events for members to enjoy.
Our club offers a variety of settings to enjoy a relaxed dining experience with your family and friends. Our talented chefs, create unique and memorable menus with a variety of preparations for all tastes. We encourage our members to sign up early for our special events and make your reservations online.
DOCKAGE & CRUISING
We welcome boaters from near or far to enjoy our beautiful bayside dock setting and Club facilities. Our slip lengths range from 62 – 71 feet long, with a permanent 67- foot floating dock that includes integrated kayak launch. Our members enjoy a cruising schedule that takes them to many interesting and beautiful destinations.
Activities & Social Events
The Captiva Island Yacht Club provides our members with a variety of activities that include Art Shows, Book Club, Environmental Programs, Kayaking, Mah Jongg, Photography, Sailing and Social Events. Every Friday is T.G.I.F. with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and socializing followed by ala carte dining.
The Captiva Island Yacht Club is a member owned club with a unique gulf to bay location. We currently have 500 members who primarily live on Captiva and Sanibel. As a member of the Florida Council of Yacht Clubs and Yachting Club of America, members have access to Yacht Clubs throughout the USA.