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Zika Virus Update

Florida's rainy season typically yields more mosquito activity, and visitor safety is our first priority. When planning your trip to The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, be sure to check this page regularly for the latest information regarding the Zika virus.


The Florida Department of Health requests that all consumer questions be directed to the state Zika Virus Information Hotline at 855-622-6735.

The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel will continue to monitor updates related to the Zika virus with local, state and federal agencies.

Prevention Tips

To prevent mosquito bites while traveling, the CDC recommends the following:

To further prevent mosquito bites, please follow these tips from the Florida Department of Health

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