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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Waterside Inn is special to our hearts. Such wonderful memories from long ago and new ones created this trip as well. Special thank you goes to John, Margo and Jeff for making this extra special for our family. Going the extra mile to make sure...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Not only are the cottages and property beautiful and charming, the staff make the day! Carol, Margo, Jeff, and John were outgoing, friendly, helpful, and just plain nice. We hope to make Waterside Inn our future home away from home for years to come.More

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Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 14 April 2016

Dear gidgetkelly, Thank you for taking the time to post your review! We are all very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and will be coming back in the future. We cant wait to have you back as our guest. Till...More

Reviewed 9 April 2016

If it's beachfront & basic this checks the boxes. Probably best for families with a cottage & weekly rate. Our room at $289/night wasn't cheap, but cheaply furnished, rusty fixtures, didn't feel clean, and didn't even have a direct ocean view. Altogether tacky. Great location,...More

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Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 11 April 2016

Dear Guest, First I want to thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry that we were unable to exceed you expectations. We are always making updates here at the resort we have just replaced all of the furniture in...More

Reviewed 8 April 2016

The Waterside Inn is the perfect getaway. The Inn is perfectly located on the beach and a short driving distance to great restaurants. The staff is friendly and helpful and did a perfect job sending us to the best restaurants.

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed over Spring Break in the Breakers West Condo #A4 which is connected to the Waterside Inn. The unit itself was updated, comfortable and roomy. The screened in porch was ideal for relaxing. The owners of this unit put a lot of care and...More

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Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 6 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments we really appreciate it. Best wishes, Jeff

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$194 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$194 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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bombera17179
4 April 2018|
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Is there a restriction on dog size?
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melissamistretta
27 December 2017|
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Response from BeverlyOB | Reviewed this property |
There was a hairdryer in our bathroom on the wall. It worked extremely well. No complaints. The bathroom is very small, so the most efficient use of space is absolutely necessary in the cottages. Some may differ because of... More
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anijoamos
18 September 2017|
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Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
Good morning ! \In answer to your question, yes pets are allowed on the beaches on Sanibel , they must be on a leash. Also, Algiers beach is not that far from us. Please is I can answer any other questions please let me... More
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"Waterfront cottages for the view and access to the beach--just walk out of your door and you're on the..."
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"Ask for a room closer to beach and away from the parking lot"
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"Blueberry cottage was very roomy. We needed 4 beds and we got them."
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