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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was my 2nd stay at Tarpon Tale Inn. The air conditioning works GREAT, the beds are comfy, rooms were spacious. We bought groceries & only are 4 meals @ restaurants during out 5 day stay. Rooms are clean with minimal housekeeping, self laundry, grills,...More

Thank Y7173BDpeggys
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We keep returning to this lovely Inn in Sanibel. We always stay at Tarpon Tale as it is so peaceful and relaxing. Dawn is excellent as the manager and she always makes sure you feel welcome and have everything you need. Bikes are free and...More

Thank cw0lf001
Response from Sanibeldawn, Director of Sales at Tarpon Tale InnResponded 20 May 2018

Thank you Cindy for spreading the word about the Inn. We always await your return. Take Care, Dawn

Reviewed 25 April 2018

We continue to return to the Tarpon Tale Inn because of it's quiet and comfortable location, bikes, and everything you need to enjoy the beach - wagon, umbrellas, even a shell washing station. The owners are friendly and welcoming, as is Dawn, the innkeeper.

Thank Betsy B
Response from Sanibeldawn, General Manager at Tarpon Tale InnResponded 27 April 2018

We are pleased to have such loyal and regular guests who become part of the Tarpon Tale Inn family. See you next time, Dawn

Reviewed 15 April 2018

The Tarpon Tale Inn is a wonderful and relaxing place to stay on Sanibel. The staff is super friendly and accommodating. Although the room was perfect - just the right size, the amenities sold us on our stay. Complementary bikes, beach chairs, and a short...More

Thank Edgar S
Response from Sanibeldawn, Public Relations Manager at Tarpon Tale InnResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review and for all of your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay, the staff, the location and all of the amenities. We work really hard to make the Inn...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

This place reminded me of the 1950's at the shore...in a good way. This is a small hotel that has done an amazing job of dividing the space and landscaping so you feel you're area is private. There are things to see and places to...More

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Response from Sanibeldawn, Manager at Tarpon Tale InnResponded 17 April 2018

We are pleased you found us and felt the Inn is the perfect place for you. There is no other area in Florida that compares to Sanibel Island . We realize how fortunate we are to live and work on this beautiful island. We agree...More

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The Tarpon Tale Inn is a charming, family run property on the east end of Sanibel, a short walk from the island's famous shelling beaches, the lighthouse and the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Each of our cottage ...More style accommodations has its own distinct character, and range from cozy efficiencies to spacious one bedroom suites. We hope you'll choose the Tarpon Tale Inn as your home on Sanibel. You'll find the Florida you're looking for! Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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stevecuster
21 February 2017|
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We have backpack beach chairs, beach towels, umbrellas and carts for our guests' use. Our rates also include complementary use of our bicycles for adult guests. Please let us know if you have any other questions!
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