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    Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    1231 Middle Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6729
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    Overview

    • Excellent30%
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    • Average18%
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    “holiday inn” (191 reviews)
    “tiki bar” (188 reviews)
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    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    Stopped in just check out what's available on the island to recommend to both Uber customers and people visiting the island. Spoke witn Dylan and Chris at the bar who were most helpful come to find out this was a resort my grandparents stayed at...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you for your kind comments

    Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

    Now finding a hotel room on Sanibel does not give you many things to choose from so keep that in mind. Sanibel is mostly condos and private homes. This is a former Holiday Inn with a new name. It was probably a nice place at...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you for staying with us and for pointing out that the pool was nice and that our beach location is terrific as well as the staff was good and the property was clean. We just opened our full service restaurant on March 10 to...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    When I booked this hotel it was a Holiday Inn. About two weeks before we were to arrive I got a notice that it was no longer a Holiday Inn , but the new owners would honor my reservation. The 'resort" was clean and had...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you for your kind comments regarding the landscaping, beach, beach chairs, cleanliness and ample towels. Our restaurant was recently undergoing a full renovation however is now open and providing breakfast and dinner. Lunch is available at the poolside tiki bar with a beautiful view...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    We booked this trip very late and were concerned that we'd be stuck in a crummy place, so we were pleasantly surprised to find that it was well located and right on the beautiful beach (a short walk form our room). There was also a...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you! We do hope you are pleased to learn that the restaurant, La Bella Vita, is now open and we are providing breakfast and dinner in a beautiful atmosphere and with delicious selections. Lunch, served poolside, is also offered from an all-new food and...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    The Sanibel Beach Resort is just OK. The good: friendly helpful staff. Great beach access, towels, beach lounge chairs, nice pool and pool area and coffee and muffins in the morning. The bad: its expensive for what you get, pedestrian room (tired and dated), crappy...More

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    Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$177 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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    seagirlmn
    How big is the fridge in a standard double room? Do they have? a hair dryer. Is there a continental breakfast
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
    There is a fridge which is a small bar fridge which can hold bottles of sodas, wine on its side or in the door. They do have hair dryers and at the time we stayed there it was muffins and coffee served for breakfast. There... More
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    Tillie21617
    Are the rooms equipped with a coffee maker?
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from Jsalf7 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there was a keurig coffee maker and kcups.
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    MistressMojo
    To hotel staff, etc: Hi, I have been trying to contact the hotel by email about a few important queries I have before we travel there early next month but they seem to ignoring my emails. Any clue why that would be?
    22 September 2016|
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    Response from Kay B | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "Don't pay extra for a room with a view because you are still 1000 feet away from the water."
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    "Ask for a pool/ocean view. Otherwise you're looking at a parking lot."
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    "We avoided the "overlooking pool" option; our corner room added to our light and privacy."
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    "Get a room facing the Gulf if you can."
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