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Sanibel Island Beach Resort

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A tranquil boutique hotel nestled amid swaying palms and sandy beaches Sanibel Island Beach Resort is a cherished gulf-front retreat for nature lovers - shell collectors and those who enjoy outdoor recreation mixed with great shopping and dining. Guests enjoy private beach access as well as an outdoor pool and sundeck bike rentals tennis courts hammocks and lounge chairs.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Centrally Located
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Offers & Announcements:15% Off + 2 Drinks Daily
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47Car recommended
Grade: 47 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 1 km
0Attractionswithin 1 km
1231 Middle Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6729
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Southwest Florida Regional Airport31 km
Charlotte County Airport54 km
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Off the beaten path... very quiet and accommodating. We brought our dog and he had a blast! If you are looking for a clean, beautiful, quiet destination to get away, this is the place. The beach is gorgeous and the pool was so relaxing. The bartender Dan was great and kept the
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We stayed for one night while looking at Gulf Coast University. We were allowed to check in early (noon) and given bracelets to use the pool, beach, eat a picnic lunch at one of the tables even though our room was not ready. The staff were all very accommodating and friendly!
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Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort
Responded 27 Feb 2018
Dear MamaLax, Thank you for the 5 out of 5 rating and congratulations on your family member that may attend university in our area. We are pleased we were able to honor your request and that you found the staff to be friendly and accommodating. Glad you had a great time and can highly recommend us. Warm regards, Sharon
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First the good: The location of this beach resort is ideal, right on one of the best beaches for lounging, tanning, and shell searching. They give you nice mesh shell-collecting bags, and have shell-washing sinks for when you return from the beach. Also, their pricing is one
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Great location on the beach. The food was excellent and very reasonable and very clean..along with the hospitality and the whole ambiance of the place definitely worth a visit. Can't wait to go back. Staff were friendly and willing to help. Amazing beach and of course the
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Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. When we arrived I asked to change from 2 queens to a king and had no issues. I also asked for a late check out and was accommodated. The bike rental on site was convenient and the resort and beach area was always very clean. No
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The Poolside King Room at the Sanibel Island Beach Resort
very small fridge, possible adjoining rooms
double sinks, coffee, beach towels
breakfast table, dressor
Construction was underway when we were there, but was not a disruption. Keurig yes. Only 2 caffeinated, 2 decaf. 1 hammock? maybe 2. Nice seating around pool. IDK about bikes.
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We went Friday after Thanksgiving and they were to start the construction on Monday, closing the pool and pool bar area plus the rooms surrounding the pool area. I'd call the hotel directly as I did just before we left to make sure about the construction timeline.
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We found all open. there was some construction but it is best to chat with the property...have fun
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Dear Wendy, Thank you for your question and we look forward to your upcoming stay. We expect the pool, pool deck area and tiki bar should reopen by Christmas week and expect our guest room renovations to be completed by the time you arrive. Warm regards, Sharon
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"Try to get a room on second floor for more privacy."
"Try to find one with an acceptable air-conditioning - good luck"
"Ask for beach view."
"Make sure to ask for beach view. Otherwise you will not have any view of the beach."
"Poolside rooms are nice, and the noise shouldn't be a problem. The hotel was very quiet despite having a pool tiki bar and yard games."
US$187 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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