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Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“general store”(39 reviews)
“the cottages”(75 reviews)
“marina side”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family (8 total) decided to head down to Sanibel Island to celebrate my grandmothers birthday and we couldn’t have picked a better destination. Castaway Cottages truly is a hidden gem. As someone in the hospitality industry, my expectations are high, but my grandmas are...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Variety of locations:beside, beachfront, marina, all just steps from the beach. Stores and restaurants close by and prices are good. Our cottage is clean and spacious. We are enjoying our stay. There are many unique sightseeing places: the lighthouse, seashell museum, nature habitat as well...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a single night stay in one of the beach front units. They were really cute & in a lovely spot with immediate beach access. The rooms were quaint, nothing flashy but functional. Loved the little sun room. The fridge was a little noisy...More

Thank ladyoflux
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was absolutely great. We stayed here for two nights while waiting to move into our condo. This is the way Florida used to be. Pretty cottages, lots of palm trees and lots of sand with cottages right on the beach. Don’t worry about...More

Thank psengels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay right on the beach at Castaways. Appetizer and wine happy hour on Tuesday late afternoon was a nice addition. We stayed in Unit #5, right on the beach. It could be improved by the adddition of another chair or 2 in...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
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
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$147 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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StephanieLeith
14 April 2018|
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Response from donOrlando | Reviewed this property |
The beaches at the cottages/motel are very nice....instead of walking to Blind Pass, walk straight across San-Cap road onto the beach, turn left (south) on the beach and you will be walking away from Blind Pass. There are... More
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Jodi L
29 December 2017|
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Response from FortMyersRecycler | Reviewed this property |
Castaways is steps from Blind pass, for shelling, fishing and also see the dolphins around lunch time., Castaways cottages is on the beach and the bay...great little grocery, deli store next door, restaurant across the... More
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mbg996
11 December 2017|
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Response from Betty P | Reviewed this property |
We arrived 2-3 hours earlier and got in, but our unit had not been occupied immediately prior. It seemed to depend on how much cleaning had to be done after prior occupants leave--and when they leave. (If they check out... More
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Room Tips
"We had the cheapest room and were told it was a studio. It had a living room, king sized bedroom and bath and..."
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"They have a map on the website, you can choose a cabin on the beach side or one of the bay side"
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"All rooms seem to have a good location. My preference is the beach so I would choose any of the cottages on..."
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"Bungalow 4 beachside 1 bed 27 Marina 2 beds"
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