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Reviewed 17 July 2013

Stayed here last week and this by far is the best place we have ever stayed. Stayed in a one bedroom unit which was more than enough space for two people. Bedroom was the first room as you enter the unit with the bathroom being next. Bedroom was a good size and equipped with king bed, flat screen tv and...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! We're glad you had a great visit. We love this place too! We're looking forward to your next visit. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 14 July 2013

Stayed a week here for our baby moon. Stayed in April the first week of the month. It was beautiful. The best beach I had ever been to. We went to all of them on the island and ours was the best.Loved the room. Everything you need And more. What can I say...this place left me speechless. Its a bucket...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and congratulations on number 7! We hope to see you all soon. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Miami Lakes, Florida, United States
Reviewed 11 July 2013

We did not stay on resort but had dinner at the beautiful thistle lodge, fell in love with resort and this lodge !!! great food !! AND WHAT A VIEW OF OCEAN WHILE DINING !!! service was slow is our only complaint we were just there over 4th of july and will be back this summer again to stay at...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit to Casa Ybel and our Thistle Lodge Restaurant. We look forward to your upcoming stay. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort!

Round Rock, Texas
Reviewed 9 July 2013 via mobile

This place is amazing. The beaches are great for shelling. We had a two bedroom condo. Plenty of room for everyone. Sitting on the screened in balcony at night is so relaxing. Only thing ti look out for are the no-see-ums. The are little bitting bugs yiu cant see. Bring some off.

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review. We appreciate your visit and look forward to welcoming you again to Casa Ybel. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort!

Grimes, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We stayed at Casa Ybel for a week in June 2013 for our first time! It was an absolute paradise! The rooms are spacious, and have a gorgeous view of the Gulf of Mexico! The ocean blue water, shelling, and white sand are incredible! We enjoyed dinner at the award winning Thistle Lodge several nights. I highly recommend their specialty...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! We're happy to read you and your family enjoyed Casa Ybel so much you've made it an annual family tradition! See you next year! Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 7 July 2013

We stayed at this resort for four days over the week of July 4th. I had researched this resort, and liked what I saw so we booked a 1 bedroom King. My sister also stayed at this resort at the same time we were there, and they had the same room with a queen/double. No major differences between the 2...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We're glad your family could join us this year. We look forward to your next Sanibel getaway! Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We stayed at casa ybel for 6 nights. The location was very good with a green lawn separating the condo from the ocean. There are loads of seashells. The pool is also conveniently located to the condos, even the farthest condos were not that far. We ate at coconuts for lunch 2x and recommend the ahi tuna tacos, grouper sandwich...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review. Our goal is to provide many comforts from home during your Sanibel island visit. Many kitchen items can be provided upon request. We apologize for your bike rental experience. We've purchased new bikes and equipment a portion of which has already arrived. Thank you for staying with us, we hope to see you again....

charlotte
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Great hotel and great location. Walked to beach and pool is right next to the beach. Rooms were very clean and staff were accommodating of all requests. Rooms are large and well appointed. Grounds are well kept. You're close to sanibel shopping and all the restaurants. Will stay again

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We're looking forward to your next visit. Best regards from the Team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Reviewed 28 June 2013 via mobile

My family stayed for 6 nights the room was spacious and extremely clean, the view from the screened in balcony was breathtaking.. The only down fall was the doors did not have security latches and my grandson could open the door, I would love to see security latches before my next visit..

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! Your feedback, it is truly appreciated. Our suites are equipped with deadbolt locks and our maintenance department is glad to assist with requests for additional child-proof measures. Thanks again! We're looking forward to your next visit. Best regards from the Team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 26 June 2013

i have been to Casa YBel few times , i love that place ! its really clean and staff is very friendly , maintenance is quick . two clean pools , clean hot tub , i miss the slide thought it was great ! my parents got married here , it was beautiful on the beach , wonderfully celebrations and...

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CasaYbel-Mgr, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! Casa Ybel is a Sanibel vacation tradition for many families. We're glad you are part of our island tradition. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Natural, secluded and exclusive, historic Casa Ybel Resort epitomizes the sanctuary, old-island spirit of Sanibel. Occupying 23 acres of beach front property isolated from commercial enterprise, the resort forms a sheltered getaway where romantic surroundings and outdoor recreation attract couples and families alike. Travelers have found respite and hospitality here since the 1890's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Ybel Resort

Address: 2255 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6104
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $424 - $940 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa Ybel Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
Casa Ybel Hotel Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Resort Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Sanibel Island
Sanibel Island Casa Ybel
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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“all rooms have a balcony and ocean view ... any suite is a good one !”
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“All the rooms should have ocean front views”
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“There are no elevators as the condos are spread out but generally limited to 2 floors.”
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“All rooms face the gulf of Mexico. Some are closer to the pool.”
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