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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Pool & Beach (72)

    • Excellent59%
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    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    2 Star Hotel
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    All reviews pineapple lodge the cottages old florida the maintenance man full kitchen shuffleboard court lounge chairs palm trees short drive few steps low tide bug spray air conditioner grapefruit lime breakers kiwi plum shells beach
    Reviewed yesterday

    I stayed at the Waterside Inn on the Beach March 26th and 27th. I think I had been there before during off season. Of course, during Spring Break, everything was very expensive. I paid almost $900 for the 2 nights through Travelocity. I think if...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Our family of four visited Sanibel for the first time and stayed in Blueberry Cottage. It was simple, clean and everything we could have asked for! The beach and pool were a minute walk from our door. Bikes are easily rented right there on property...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The room was spacious, clean, not carpeted which is a plus! The hotel staff was amazing. They helped us by recommending great places to see, eat, and things to do. The beach area is truly beautiful. So happy we found this place. Going back next...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were at Waterside, Pineapple room 126. The staff was very friendly and helpful and it is right on the beach. Old style quaint motel/cabins which was nice and a nice pool too. So why am I saying average? For $700 for the weekend you...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in the Blueberry beach cottage #112. This is a duplex raised building on piers or timbers, enclosed. #112 has an awesome deck with an old huge shade tree and partial views of the ocean. A quick walk to to beach. The cottage is...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Traveller (351)
    Room & Suite (102)
    Pool & Beach (72)
    Dining (3)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    1,171 reviews
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    260 reviews
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Are there beach chairs and umbrellas?
    18 February 2017|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
    Yes we do have complementary beach chairs and Beach umbrella rentals.
    Thomas C
    Do you give any type of military discount?
    21 November 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
    What dates are you inquiring about so we can properly quote you?
    Besides great shelling, are there opportunities for snorkeling?
    4 June 2016|
    Response from Betty P |
    You can snorkel but there is nothing to see. Even if there is good visibility, the clean sandy shallow gulf floor makes for great wading and swimming. Snorkeling, not so much. And the visibility is rarely good. It's very... More
    Room Tips
    "Rooms near the beach in Pineapple have great views."
    Doug72, 7 days agoRead review
    "All cottages are very quaint, blueberry cottage is a raised building and has one steep flight of stairs and..."
    Mary B, 8 days agoRead review
    "The two front cottages, I think, are the best."
    Bannyrose, 13 days agoRead review
    "Depends on how many people you are and whether you want a separate living area."
    BostonTraveler62, 29 days agoRead review
    "I stayed on the first floor of the motel near the ice maker. It was fine. Not loud at all."
    Lori S, 29 days agoRead review
    "One of the cottages is very private."
    Dick55987, 1 month agoRead review
    "Had 2 different rooms, pineapple, and cottage. Both very nice"
    redlegs2017, 1 month agoRead review
    "The only thing change we would like to see is two comfortable chairs added to our unit in Pineapple. They..."
    933suzanne, 1 month agoRead review
    "Only two of the cottages are directly on the beach, so beware."
    NatureLoverMass, 1 month agoRead review
    "If you have kids, maybe pick another place."
    Rose B, 2 months agoRead review
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