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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 March 2016

We love the waterside inn so beautiful !!! Love,love, it this was are 2nd time staying there! We will be back!,LOVED IT!! We are planning another trip in October hope the weather is as great as it was in March! We rented bikes from waterside...More

Thank Missy D
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Pet friendly which is a big plus to us. Margo was great and very informative on the phone and during check in. We had a wonderful cottage just a few feet from the beach. This was are first visit here but will definitely be returning.More

2  Thank Stephanie C
Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 7 March 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Margo is the newest addition to our team and already making a great impact to our customer service. Again I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward...More

Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This is my family's second year visiting Sanibel. The resort has been given a facelift! The landscaping was even more beautiful this year! The new sign is awesome, it's really neat. It's also has great lighting. We stayed in the cottages and they were clearly...More

Thank Ashley M
Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 1 March 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review! We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to see you again real soon. Best wishes, Jeff

Reviewed 28 February 2016

We just had the BEST TIME at the Waterside! Great cottage was like home. Facilities, buildings and staff were just great. We stayed in the LIME COTTAGE... so cool. They put on a complimentary beach cocktail party Friday; great time. The owners were there making...More

Thank DonBingham
Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 1 March 2016

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. The cocktail party is a great way for all of our guests to meet each other and mingle. We have guest that have...More

Reviewed 20 February 2016

Condos at breakers west were B- quality for $450 a night. They had to move us to a cottage - blueberry cottage. We gave this cottage a C- for $420 a night. Both places were clean but the sheets and towels were tattered. The cottage...More

4  Thank Diane R
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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
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Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$197 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$197 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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bombera17179
4 April 2018|
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Is there a restriction on dog size?
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melissamistretta
27 December 2017|
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Response from BeverlyOB | Reviewed this property |
There was a hairdryer in our bathroom on the wall. It worked extremely well. No complaints. The bathroom is very small, so the most efficient use of space is absolutely necessary in the cottages. Some may differ because of... More
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anijoamos
18 September 2017|
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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
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