The Sanctuary Golf Club

Naples/Fort Myers



Located on beautiful Sanibel Island, The Sanctuary Golf Club shares a symbiotic relationship with the island lifestyle as well as the natural habitats. As a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, it is surrounded by a national wildlife refuge, giving your special day a unique backdrop. Exchange vows on the casually elegant course among the gorgeous palm trees and pristine, blue ponds. Guests will be charmed by the variety of wildlife that can be viewed from the ceremony site. The vibrant verdigre from the golf course creates a serene atmosphere and draws from Mother Nature’s natural beauty. Later on, enjoy a world-class meal prepared by the dedicated chefs before you dig into a delicious slice of wedding cake in an elegantly decorated ballroom, that doubles as a dining room during the day. The combination of nature and elegance is perfectly blended here and adds a unique touch to your ceremony. With help from the attentive and dedicated staff, your special day will surely be remembered fondly by all!

Venue Style

Private Club, Golf Course, Ballrooms, Modern


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges is $1,500 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $750 with reception rental or $1,500 for a ceremony only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $150/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Sanctuary Golf Club is estimated at between $19,400 and $24,560 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM