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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
    +1 877-693-2066
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “pineapple lodge” (63 reviews)
    “the cottages” (62 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 23 November 2015

    My husband and I Just spent a weekend on Sanibel Island and stayed at the Waterside Inn on the Beach. Our stay was very pleasant. Our room was spacious and had a full kitchen we could use. It was clean and the beds were very...More

    3  Thank Judy G
    Reviewed 19 November 2015

    It's a hidden treasure that we have enjoyed immensely, sure it's beach side cottages with an old world flavor and not some new high rise bustling with stuffy staff members and that's exactly why we chose the place. The beach and pool are within feet...More

    1  Thank Edith M
    Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

    Just loved my visit to waterside inn! Staff was so kind and accommodating. It was clean, cheery, and quaint. My mattress was so soft & so relaxing! The beach was beautiful & I hated to leave. I'll definitely be back.

    2  Thank Tammy R
    Reviewed 10 November 2015

    Sanibel is certainly the shelling capital of the world! Waterside is an average hotel, it does have everything we need like a bed, shower, and small refrigerator, but the price is not bad and the beach is just a short walk away. I recommend visiting!

    1  Thank langaha
    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    If you want your first step out of your cottage to be on the sand then this is the place for you. Great location right on the beach. Excellent shelling. Beautifully maintained grounds. The nicest staff - Jeff, John & Carol. They responded to every...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Waterside Inn On The Beach Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Resort Sanibel Island
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    Bathroom (19)
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    18 September 2017|
    Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
    Good morning ! \In answer to your question, yes pets are allowed on the beaches on Sanibel , they must be on a leash. Also, Algiers beach is not that far from us. Please is I can answer any other questions please let me... More
    Stewart T
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Lsterry | Reviewed this property |
    It was clean! And it was quiet but we had the last cottage on the beach edge.
    15 July 2017|
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    Response from nfowler7 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the hotel is pet friendly. There was a charge for the pet, I don't recall how much, but it was worth bringing our dog. She had a great time, the staff was always "loving" on her. We took her to Sanibel beaches with... More
    Room Tips
    "If you want to think you're Robinson Crusoe take Mango 102, otherwise Raspberry and Grapefruit cottages..."
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    "Beach front is the way to go. Pineapple 121 or 127."
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    "bring bikes"
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    "Some rooms are closer to the beach and some are closer to the pool. Check the website."
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