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    Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    1231 Middle Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6729
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    Overview

    • Excellent30%
    • Very good40%
    • Average18%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “holiday inn” (191 reviews)
    “tiki bar” (188 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    An impromptu 2 nite stay at this resort was just what we needed. Hotel was clean and comfortable. We stayed on the 2nd floor facing the pool /ocrean. Rooms are nothing fancy but refrigerators and microwaves so that was a plus. Hotel is in transition...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Dear TravelGal, So nice when there is opportunity for an impromptu getaway! We appreciate your taking the time to submit a review on our beachfront property. Our beachfront location and the ability to walk for miles in either direction are some of our most popular...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    First off, let me start by saying that this is a very clean, well maintained "hotel" but the resort name and especially the resort fee should be removed. I rated the hotel average only because of the cleanliness, 2.5 stars would have been more appropriate....More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you for your detailed review. Your comments will certainly be taken into consideration as we work on expanding our offerings. The tiki bar hours are 11AM until sunset and we are reaching the time of year where each day gets longer than the day...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    While the rooms were nice and clean and it is technically on the beach...this is not like any other resort I have been too!! They charge you $35 if you loose your armband that can probably be reproduced for $1. The tiki bar closes at...More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Your review is appreciated. Thank you for the compliments with regard to the rooms and the cleanliness. The hammocks located along the grounds are also guest favorites. We are pleased you felt overall you had a nice stay and hope we can gain your repeat...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Got locked in our bathroom a few times and front desk thought it was funny. Checked in and we found a dirty band aid on the night stand, a dirty wash cloth in the shower, and refused to let include my son at the pool....More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    My sincere apologies for the stay you described. Not something we wish to hear. I will certainly look into this and institute any necessary corrections with my findings. If you wish to supply me with additional details please feel free to email me at sharontombs@centurylink.net

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Visited here with the family for Spring Break and it's a comfortable place to stay at with clean rooms. If you are with teenagers it might be a bit small to share a room. Also, the bathroom is very tight with little space for toiletries....More

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    Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach Resort

    Thank you for the compliments regarding the cleanliness, comfort, ambiance, the grounds and the beach. We hope that you and your family created great memories and we appreciate that you let us be a part of your family vacation.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 177 - USD 388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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    seagirlmn
    How big is the fridge in a standard double room? Do they have? a hair dryer. Is there a continental breakfast
    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
    There is a fridge which is a small bar fridge which can hold bottles of sodas, wine on its side or in the door. They do have hair dryers and at the time we stayed there it was muffins and coffee served for breakfast. There... More
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    Tillie21617
    Are the rooms equipped with a coffee maker?
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from Jsalf7 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there was a keurig coffee maker and kcups.
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    MistressMojo
    To hotel staff, etc: Hi, I have been trying to contact the hotel by email about a few important queries I have before we travel there early next month but they seem to ignoring my emails. Any clue why that would be?
    22 September 2016|
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    Response from Kay B | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "Don't pay extra for a room with a view because you are still 1000 feet away from the water."
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    "Ask for a pool/ocean view. Otherwise you're looking at a parking lot."
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    "We avoided the "overlooking pool" option; our corner room added to our light and privacy."
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    "Get a room facing the Gulf if you can."
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