Our collection features an array of awning styles crafted to fulfill your specific requirements. Engineered for longevity, our awnings promise seamless, reliable functionality over time. Sunesta's products stand out for their superior performance, resilience, and quality. Our skilled professionals are here to guide you from selecting the ideal design and hue to ensuring expert installation of your chosen awning. Our company excels in versatility, offering both residential and commercial awnings to cater to a wide range of customer needs. From additions to enhance your home oasis to durability for your business spaces, we provide tailored solutions that embody both function and style.


  • Retractable Awnings
  • Window/Door Awnings
  • Patio Canopies

We offer many features and benefits for our professional installed awnings:

  • American made in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Custom built to best meet your needs with width up to 40 feet and projections up to 14 feet 8 inches
  • Fast delivery times with a typical manufacturing time of 14 days
  • Lifetime warranty on frame and brackets
  • Best warranty in the nation
  • Large fabric selection of over 150 colors and patterns to choose from
  • 4 Frame colors to choose from
  • 4 Cable arm system to keep fabrics taut
  • Motorized
  • No support posts required - no obstruction of your view
  • Smart case cassette provides all weather protection
  • Stainless steel hardware to eliminate the risk of rust or corrosion
  • Optional LED lighting
  • Miami/Dade County approved to withstand the elements

Experience 30 feet of uninterrupted sun protection, preserving your views. Envision yourself comfortably lounging under your awning, keeping an eye on your kids and grandkids as they play by the water. Plus, enjoy the added benefit of reducing summer cooling expenses. It's a win-win situation!

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We will replace your old, worn out awning with a beautiful new Sunesta retractable awning. These provide protection from the rain and sun while giving a new look to your home. This customer was able to enjoy their garden view in their new entertaining area.

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Enhance your outdoor experience with a 22-foot Sunesta power awning, perfect for patio living. This addition transformed a lake home's patio from constant full sun exposure to a shaded retreat. Now, the homeowner enjoys entertaining and relaxing in comfort, all while admiring the stunning views. Enjoy the best patio awnings with Sunseta products.

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Explore more in the outdoors with a Sunesta retractable awning. Don't compromise your view for cooling shade, get both at Elite Awnings and Sun Shades. Our awnings can offer you more comfort and enhancement to your home!

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Whether it's enhancing summer vacation homes or beautifying lakeside cottages, our priority is to offer both style and comfort. Unique in the industry, Sunesta's awning fabrics are endorsed by the Skin Cancer Foundation, ensuring our customers enjoy cooler, more comfortable environments even in the peak of summer heat.

Pergola Cover

Transform your pergola or courtyard with our SunPlus motorized cover, enhancing sun protection significantly. With just a button push, switch between basking in full sunlight and relaxing in ample shade, tailoring your outdoor experience to your preference.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the furthest projection out for a Power Retractable Awning?

Sunesta offers Power Retractable Awnings that can extend out to lengths of 14 feet 8 inches, and widths up to 40 feet.

2. How much wind can a Retractable Awning handle?

Sunesta Retractable Awnings are the only Retractable Awning in the USA to carry the "Miami/Dade County Building Code" approval for high velocity winds. Built tough with "The Best Warranties" in the business.

3. What type of warranty is on "most" Retractable Awnings?

If you purchase a lesser quality Retractable Awning, it will likely have a " 5 year warranty". Sunesta Retractable Awnings carry a LIFETIME warranty that is even "Transferable to the next homeowner". Again, built to last.

Here at Elite Awnings & Sun Shades, we know that your home is more than just a house. Your backyard should be your personal oasis. All of our power retractable awnings and screens allow you to expand and enhance your home’s outdoor living area by providing shade when you need it and sun when you want it. Either way, you can create your perfect day.

We offer 5 different frame colors and over 150 premium designer fabrics in solids and patterns to perfectly match your home's exterior colors. Our Sunesta fabrics are recommended by “The Skin Cancer Foundation” as an effective UF protectant from the sun.

We will custom build your power retractable awning up to 40 feet wide and extend out to 14 feet 8 inches. All awnings are built “to the inch” to perfectly fit in your intended space. They are all made and assembled right in our Jacksonville, Florida plant.

Our retractable awnings and screens carry a “Lifetime” frame warranty that is also transferable to the next homeowner. All of the acrylic designer fabrics are solution-dyed for outstanding durability and fade resistance, which are also backed by a 10-year factory warranty.

As the pioneer in manufacturing customized shade awnings and screens, Sunesta offers unmatched engineering for perfect performance. Since 1981, they have led the industry in technological advances, and continue this tradition of engineering excellence in all of their products. Every component, feature, and option is designed with this focus on innovation.