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Be Part of the Guidebook!

If you wish to be included in the next edition of The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel Lonely Planet Guidebook, please follow the 5 easy steps below. Please note, you must be an attraction or lodging partner to be included. Inclusion is only guaranteed for the listings found in the back portion of the guidebook. All editorial views are those of Lonely Planet alone and reflect their policy of editorial independence and impartiality.

New listings and/or updates to your current listing must be made by April 5, 2019 in order to be reflected in the 2020 version of the guidebook.

Please follow these 5 easy steps:

  1. Visit, scroll to the bottom of the page and select “Industry Portal Login”, or click here
  2. Click “Login Here” to access the Partner Portal. 
  3. After selecting “Login Here” a new window will open. Enter your credentials to access the portal. If you forgot your Username/Password, email Josh Lambert ( for assistance.
  4. After logging in, select the listing you would like to update. Be sure to select each drop down arrow so that both point in a downward direction. Then select the listing of your choice.
  5. Complete the following tabs. Please note ALL tabs are important, but in regards to the Lonely Planet Guidebook listing the following must be completed to be included in the book (Content, Categories, Contact & Lonely Planet). Once complete – you MUST select “Save and send for approval”.

Please click here to watch a quick video tutorial.