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The beach at the resort is very quiet and peaceful. Unfortunately, we couldn't enjoy the pool or outside bar due to all the smokers! Even the bartender was smoking! We chose to pay more and rent beach chairs and an umbrella for every day of...More
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Response from General-Manager-WWI, General Manager at West Wind InnResponded 11 March 2017
Thank you for your recent stay and review of the West Wind Inn.
I am troubled by your experience, especially your claim that the bartender was smoking in an area visible to guests. I will certainly address this with our staff. All of...More
A nice place to visit with some caveats. The Inn is several miles from the center of action, the rooms are not spacious and smell musty maybe not surprising since the inn is located right on the water. Beach access is good but is not...More
1 Thank Bob W
Response from General-Manager-WWI, General Manager at West Wind InnResponded 3 March 2017
Dear Bob W,
Thank you for your recent stay and review of the West Wind Inn!
As you pointed out, we lie a few miles away from the busy and hectic center of Sanibel on the edge of the residential area where you can find...More
We stayed here for 4 nights in mid -February. This place is spotless in both the rooms and the grounds. Location can't be beat, steps to the pool and beach. The pool is large and heated to 85 degrees! They are the last hotel on...More
West Wind Inn has an expanse of Gulf beach where the birds outnumber the people and shelling is the dominant activity, perfect for enjoying the surf and sun. Although the Inn is older, it is well maintained. Breakfast omelets and pancakes are delicious.
We just returned from three nights here and had a wonderful time. The facility was clean and quiet, staff and guests were all super friendly, the view of the gulf and proximity were amazing. The beach was stunning. They even let us check in at...More
2 Thank Becky C
Response from General-Manager-WWI, General Manager at West Wind InnResponded 22 February 2017
Dear Becky C,
Thank you so much for your recent stay and review of the West Wind Inn.
We have a very unique property that with many seasonal returning guests and in many ways has a family dynamic to it. Combined with wonderful views and...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$152 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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