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    Sunset Beach Inn

    3287 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5611
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good33%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 659 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spacious room. Large beds. Clean. Excellent view. Very close to the beach. Very friendly staff and excellent service of the room. Bicycles for free! Close to Baileys Grocery and Ding Darling Preserve.More

    Thank Johannes D
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Johannes, Thank you for the nice review of Sunset Beach Inn. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and found so much to enjoy in the area, close to the resort. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Bill Wellman General Manager...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Nothing went well Fleas in the bed Room too old Gas stove was partly broken Coffee machine was out, phone too Housekeeping made up only one out of two beds, did the bathroom partially too People at front desk do not seem to care about...More

    Thank NACNAC
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 4 days ago

    Dear NACNAC. I'm so sorry to learn about your experience. By no means do we ever intend to deceive our guests, or provide anything other than positive, memorable vacations for our guests. While I'm looking into and addressing these issues, I want you to know...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Leslie and all the staff were so nice! The rooms have fully equipped kitchenettes, dining tables, stove with oven, and refrigerator. Every day the staff deliver a basket with orange juice, milk, granola bars, croissants, bagels, cream cheese, and cereal! OMG so much stuff! We...More

    Thank jarhead513
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jarhead513. We're so glad you had such a wonderful stay. Your compliments of our staff is appreciated - we'll be sure to pass this along to Leslie and the team at Sunset. I'm glad you found so much to enjoy! We enjoyed the opportunity...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel is steps from the beach! The rooms were nice, clean, and have small kitchenettes so you don't have to leave! Parking was a little difficult, mostly people not being able to handle their vehicles but it is a little tight. there were plenty...More

    Thank Nick K
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Nick, I'm glad you had such a great stay with us. From our location on the beach, to our clean rooms and numerous complimentary amenities, I'm glad you found plenty to like about Sunset Beach! I'll pass along your compliments to our staff; the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The location of the hotel is great. We had some issues with our room (not what we booked), but the staff worked to resolve it. The staff were pleasant. The hotel is old and didn't feel particularly clean, but we overlooked this due to being...More

    Thank kanteamtravel
    Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Kantemtravel, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to share your impressions. While I'm glad you found our location optimal and our staff so pleasant and able to work out the initial issues with your reservation, I'm disappointed that you...More

    Sanibel Island Beach Resort
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$154 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
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    Floridafossil2016
    19 July 2017|
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    Response from Bill W | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately, none of our Inns have an exercise room. However, we may be able to assist with information on local health clubs, if needed. Just let us know! Thank you. Bill Wellman, General... More
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    evesan668
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from Bill W | Property representative |
    Good afternoon evesan668, please send me your email and I will send you a map of our resort. The other suggestions noted are good as well, but I'd be glad to send the map too. Looking forward to your visit! Bill... More
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    Ms. Marty H
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from JD T | Reviewed this property |
    There is a grocery store approximately 5 minutes away. We brought a cooler and stopped at a Target by the interstate in Ft Myers on the way in to save $$. Restaurants for the most part are only a short drive away. Even... More
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    "The "partial ocean views" are just that, and if you aren't near the west end of the hotel, your..."
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    "Rooms that have a better view should be at least on the 1st floor and after 115."
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