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3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5697 See on map
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great treat. We stayed in the new section and the rooms were fantastic. Screened in porch with view out to the gulf. Food was very good with free continental breakfast. Staff very friendly. I will definitely go back.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Though I remembered loving Sanibel Island as a child, I hadn't been back in nearly 30 years - until we were invited to join friends for a quick weekend getaway. The property is DIRECTLY on the beach and every room is within easy walking distance...More

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Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island InnResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Island Inn, we appreciate your detailed review! We're happy you were comfortable in your Kimball Lodge room as well as your friends in one of our cottages and enjoyed the amenities of the Inn. Sounds like it...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am in love with this place! Just one night getaway to celebrate our 20th anniversary, and we did with our kids together. I wish I had stayed longer, can not wait to go back again! Really appreciate the upgrade room! Was a nice touch!

Thank KFlorida2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow!! You never know what you get till you arrive when booking a place to stay online. I could not be more thrilled and overly happy witty our stay. We stayed in the “spoonbill villa” directly on the water. It was a complimentary upgrade for...More

Thank Partyof5M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a beachfront cottage and it was incredible! Cottage was clean and kitchen well stocked with dishes and papertowels. The beds are not the best, but they are clean and serve the purpose. There was one bedroom, 2 bathrooms, living area(with pullout) and...More

Thank Mary W
Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island InnResponded 1 week ago

We're delighted your cottage was perfect for your stay! We appreciate your review and hope to see you at the Island Inn again!

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$138 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$138 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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5 August 2018|
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Response from Fishingflats | Property representative |
To answer your question, things have vastly improved over the last few days on Island Inn's beach! The best way to see how current conditions are is by viewing the Inn's live beach cam on their home page. Mote Marine... More
12 January 2018|
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Response from ta_user_06152018 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is really no central area on Sanibel. It’s more like there are “pockets” around the island. Huge estates in one area, many different small shopping centers that contain restaurants and then a couple of different... More
22 May 2017|
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Response from unicornlovie | Reviewed this property |
All the rooms have a Gulf view, however none are"directly " on the water. This is mostly because there is a protected barrier of beach vegetation; grasses, sea oats, various other native plants. This is true of the entire... More
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