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    Song of the Sea

    863 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7098
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    My husband I have talked about wanting to visit sanibel for years. We finally got there and spent a magical week. We chose Song of the Sea randomly, l and are we ever glad we did! The setting couldn't have been more perfect...just steps away...More

    Thank jbrohrer
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Song of the SeaResponded 7 June 2017

    Dear jbrohrer, Thank you for taking a few minutes to share your impressions of Song of the Sea with other travelers. I'm so happy to hear that you found us and it's great to hear how much enjoyed your visit. Our staff loves creating magical...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

    Such a beautiful quaint hotel. Loved the decor. Didn't use the kitchenette but was happy to have it. Nice breakfast, friendly staff. Beautiful view of ocean from screened porch. Lovely landscaped grounds. Suffered with a smoker down below us on his patio which prevented us...More

    Thank Kathy M
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Song of the SeaResponded 2 June 2017

    Dear Kathy, I'm so glad to hear how much you enjoyed you stay with us. I'm glad our team was able to resolve the issue with the guest below you - I agree, we should have followed up if we had noticed that as the...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    I felt like I was going back in time a bit as we drove up to this property, it looks like a old vintage motor lodge. Very nice bedding linens and towels, plus an ample Continental breakfast are included. My big disappointment was that the...More

    Thank yesitsmeagain
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Song of the SeaResponded 26 May 2017

    I appreciate your sharing your very nice impressions with us. The charm of Song of the Sea certainly lies in the atmosphere of the property and the unique architecture that allow our guests to fee they are in a very special, unique place. The location...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    Quiet resort with huge clean rooms on beach with bikes and kayaks. Nice size pool and a hot tub. Can walk next door to hotel with pool bar. Can bike to many restaurants. Morning breakfast is enough to get you going. Loved it.More

    Thank BandwagonPa
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Song of the SeaResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear BandwagonPa, I'm glad you had a change to experience all that a stay at Song of the Sea entails - our quiet beach, recreation facilities and proximity to our sister property and Island Time & Grill. Our complimentary breakfast, provided in a peaceful garden...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    We had a room looking out to the Gulf. The view was great and there was always a breeze. Each morning they put chairs and umbrellas out on the beach. Breakfast is served each morning (cereal, fruit, waffles, bagels, etc.) nothing cooked. The location is...More

    2  Thank Larry J
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Song of the SeaResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear Larry, I'm glad you enjoyed your visit to Song of the Sea and appreciated all of the amenities - from our beach and recreation offerings, to our complimentary breakfast - that we have to offer. Please let us know what we can do to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$205 - US$456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
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    sweetcheekers
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from babypeterblue | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry this is so late! But I think it could be a little cramped with 5 people.
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    fbntan
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Sixxpak | Reviewed this property |
    Parking fine if trailer is small, but not much room to turn around.
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    Elizabeth P
    6 January 2017|
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    Response from babypeterblue | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so.
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    Room Tips
    "Specify if prefer full or partial water view desired. We had partial which was fine!"
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    "upstairs gives better view but I haven't had a bad room yet. i like lower toget in and out but either..."
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    "Second floor has better views, but challenging accessibility."
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    "To get a good view of beach choose second floor."
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