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    Sanibel Inn

    937 E. Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6994
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good35%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 1,225 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We were pleasantly surprised when we entered the condo we rented at Sanibel Inn for our September shelling vacation. Unit 3435 was clean, comfortable, and attractive. There was a full kitchen with coffee maker, ice maker, and blender, a stacked washer & dryer, two bedrooms...More

    Thank Karen H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We planned our anniversary at Song of the Sea, Sept 18 & 19th, but unfortunately hurricane Irma decided to show up. I called immediately after fleeing to Michigan to Cancel but no answer, on Tuesday I got the emergency call staff, he said call Wednesday,...More

    1  Thank gabbygirlMichigan
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sanibel InnResponded 1 week ago

    Dear gabbygirlMichigan, I am so sorry for what was clearly some poor communication as a result of the multiple issues and channels involved in the pre- and post-storm impact from Hurricane Irma. The storm took a significant toll on many peoples' travel plans as well...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I spent 4 nights at the Sanibel Inn, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Our room was clean, and smelled amazing. We had a gulf view which was beautiful. The staff we encountered were all very friendly. If there weren't any umbrellas available...More

    Thank tsue82
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We booked a beachfront second floor room with two queen beds (#3126). I'd book again. The view from the window looked over the dunes and out to the beach and gulf. The hotel is older but had been renovated. I'm sure our room is a...More

    Thank wernolabound
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sanibel InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Wernolabound, I appreciate your taking the time to send such a great review and I'm glad your impressions of the resort and your overall experience we so wonderful. Your impressions of our renovations are appreciated and please know that all of our rooms at...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    More than fine for the price, the room is Ok and clean, however the bathroom is not too big. TV was Ok and we could watch movies via HDMI as I had my laptop handy. Key features: air conditioning, huge parking, swimming pool, pool bar,...More

    1  Thank Freebird_71
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sanibel InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Freebird, Thank you for the very nice review - I'm glad you had a great time and found so much to enjoy at Sanibel Inn. Your suggestions for improvement are very much appreciated and will be taken into account as we continually update the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$183 - US$477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 93
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Sanibel Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Sanibel Island Hotel ,
    • Sanibel Island Resort ,
    • Sanibel Inn Beach Resort ,
    • Sanibel Bed Breakfast
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    btc1951
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from Cathy C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes i spoke with the inn i was supposed to be at during he hurricaime... samibel inn had to cancel Happily no Structural damage somemonor tree damage and gorgeous shells galore Checkout-join facebook group’ sanibel... More
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Nancy F | Reviewed this property |
    Beach was fine. No erosion noted. Definitely grills, small fridge in room. Convenience stores on the island, stop at Publix before u go over the bridge
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    13 March 2017|
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    Response from Yakprof | Reviewed this property |
    I can't remember which building I was in but I could hear waves easily when the door was open. The porch is screened in so no bugs! Loved it!
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    "second floor beach view is probably better as you can see the water over the dunes."
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    "The unit was on 2 levels and travelers with difficulty managing stairs will need to reconsider."
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