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    Island Inn

    3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5697
    (239) 472-1561
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    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    first time on Sanibel Island. Absolutely loved the Island Inn. it was a perfect low key get away, calm quiet beach,, newly renovated and clean rooms right on beach to watch the birdlife.. Breakfast was perfect and restaurant had excellent food and piano player. People...More

    Thank sheryl b
    Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island InnResponded 6 days ago

    Excited to hear you loved your first trip to Sanibel Island! The property, beach and wildlife make it a special place to visit. Thank you for sharing your experience and hope to see you on your next trip to Sanibel!

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    Seriously, we could not have had a better stay. Island Inn was a terrific choice on Sanibel Island! We loved everything about it. Location/Staff: Loved the location. Very quiet area. Easy drive/bike ride to everything on the island. Staff was amazing. Check-in was a breeze....More

    1  Thank Joy M
    A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was our second time staying at the Island Inn. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They had a basket of fruit, snacks and wine in our room welcoming us back. The room was very clean and comfortable. And of course the location is...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island InnResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for returning to Island Inn for your Sanibel vacation. We love to see familiar faces! Glad you had a great stay with us!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great rooms and “Traditions” restaurant is a great place to eat. In my opinion this is the worst place on the planet to bring a group. We got rooms here for the weekend to attend some friend’s wedding. On the 1st night (Friday) 40+ people...More

    Thank jwink2011
    Response from Fishingflats, Manager at Island InnResponded 1 week ago

    We’re sorry the Island Inn was not a good fit for your group and that there was persistent miscommunication concerning the acceptance of our policies and procedures. We received 5 phone calls within 1 hour from other guests concerning this disturbance and, while we do...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    First off, Sanibel Island is a low-key place. No high-rise buildings. Small roads. Few traffic lights. Focused on history, nature, family. The Island Inn is also low-key. All rooms have screened in porches (needed as the no-see-um bugs attack in the morning and evening) and...More

    Thank eawnyc
    Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island InnResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for sharing your experience at Island Inn with us! We love to see you took our Beach Walk with the marine biologist to learn more about our Sanibel beaches, there's always lots to learn! We hope you'll join us on your next trip...More

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    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersGold level
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$165 - US$439 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Island Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Island Sanibel ,
    • Island Resort Sanibel ,
    • Is Sanibel
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    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
    26 April 2017|
    Response from world_citizen61 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it looked like it was.
    20 April 2017|
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    Response from TONYandMIMI | Reviewed this property |
    No, and I always check! It's very clean.
    Room Tips
    "which level you prefer and if you want to see the gulf"
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    "From talking with other guests - all rooms were great. A lot of variety in choices"
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    "Look for ocean view but the best way to go is to contact hotel directly and ask about the rooms for your..."
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    "small buildings and cottages on the grounds. All rooms have a screened in porch with seating."
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