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    Blue Dolphin Cottages

    4227 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5199
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (173)
          Room & Suite (362)
          Pool & Beach (78)
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          Overview
          • Excellent75%
          • Very good17%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “the cottages” (32 reviews)
          “every morning” (20 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Offers from Blue Dolphin Cottages
          Special Offer: Free Beach Chairs!
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          1 - 5 of 229 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Kind of goofy accommodations and a disturbingly early check out time. Nonetheless, there is much to appreciate at this small slice of paradise. Plenty of repeat clients who frequent the motel. Sanibel is Sanibel, good and bad. But it seems like the owners care about...More

          Thank piercesurf
          Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin Cottages

          Thank you for your review. We do care about our guests. We hope you will be a repeat client.

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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Fantastic, beautiful and quiet place.......... Excellent customer service........ 10 steps away from the beach......... Clean and cozy rooms. Will definitely come back!....if you like quite places, this is the one for you....!!!

          1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin Cottages

          Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          I don't have enough words to describe our wonderful stay. It is a family owned hotel and they greeted us warmly when we arrived. Our room was a studio almost fully equipped, very clean. They offer continental breakfast and that too was very nice. 20...More

          Thank amarilispr
          Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin Cottages

          Thank you for this outstanding review. We look forward to seeing you again.

          Reviewed 16 March 2017

          We have visited Sanibel often and enjoyed the natural simple atmosphere. This was our first time to stay at Blue Dolphin and were looking for a homey welcoming place. It completely met and exceeded our expectation our expectations. We appreciated the roominess of our unit...More

          1  Thank alouysius
          Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin Cottages

          We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.

          Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

          What else could you ask for? Walk right out onto the serene white sandy beach for ideal shelling, dolphin siting daily and spectacular sunsets. Rooms are equipped with everything you need - whether it's for a few nights or a month. Free bikes, lawn chairs...More

          1  Thank Jill S
          Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin Cottages

          We are happy you had a nice experience while staying with us. We hope to see you again. Thank you for the nice review.

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$134 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Southwest Gulf Coast >
          • Sanibel Island
          • Also Known As
          • Blue Dolphin Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Blue Dolphin Sanibel Island ,
          • Blue Dolphin Hotel Sanibel Island
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          Traveller (173)
          Room & Suite (362)
          Pool & Beach (78)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (162)
          Bathroom (3)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          MissouriUSAButterfly
          Hi Jerry I am very interested in staying at blue dolphin We are wanting a full size refrigerator I had ask about the central air You said the one bedroom had central air What do the rest of the places have We need air conditioning In some of the pictures it looks like Fans in the windows? Plus we will be on the island for 13 days We were also wondering is there a washer and dryer We hate to drag a bunch of clothes with us We are looking to come 17 till 30 June Please advise Thank you for your time Ingrid
          15 January 2017|
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          Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
          Please look at our website for pictures and discriptions of our rooms. All our rooms have air conditioning. I have a 1 bedroom apartment available for $2263.43 and an efficiency available for $1974.83. These rates are for... More
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          MissouriUSAButterfly
          Do the unit have central air
          12 January 2017|
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          Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
          The 1 bedroom apartments have central air, the other rooms have splits.
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          FortMyersRecycler
          No rates listed, am lee County yearround resident seeking small one room accommodation-am senior citizen-thanks-Happy new year
          28 December 2016|
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          Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
          Hi Our rates are on our website for Blue Dolphin Cottages Please let us know when you are interested in making a reservation.
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          Room Tips
          "They are all good."
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          "Units 6 and 7 have a picture window to the gulf."
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          "Units 6 or 7 are the larger units with a separate bedroom and picture windows overlooking the beach. But..."
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          "We had an end room next to the large bird cage -- I loved hearing them in the mornings but would prefer an..."
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