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    Shalimar Cottages and Motel

    2823 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5701
    +1 855-487-3472
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    • Average7%
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    • Terrible3%
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    21 - 25 of 326 reviews

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    This is 2nd time we have stayed here and despite the drawbacks we had a wonderful tine - you just have to go with the flow and realize you are there for the beach, not the rooms themselves. We had to stay upstairs in the...More

    Thank Cher r
    Response from ShalimarCottages, Manager at Shalimar Cottages and MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback, we appreciate it! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    We found the 2nd floor motel room quite shabby. Housekeeping seemed ok, but room was extremely dated. Tired cracked tile in bathroom, mildew looking grout, broken flush handle on toilet, stained carpets, saggy mattresses, broken cabinets doors in bath and kitchen. Clerk at check in...More

    1  Thank JPflyer
    Response from ShalimarCottages, Manager at Shalimar Cottages and MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback, we appreciate it!

    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed the second floor of the motel looking at the beach. Rooms are well equipped for home cooking and washing up, there is plenty of room to put things and lovely to have our own private balcony. Yes, you can hear others if you...More

    3  Thank Sarah W
    Response from ShalimarCottages, Manager at Shalimar Cottages and MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    Thank You for this great review! Thank you for sharing your experience and letting other travelers know about what we have to offer! We are gland to hear about your great experience! Hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Booked a 2 bedroom cottage via booking.com. Upon arrival, the manager tried to put us in an upstairs apartment. I showed him my confirmation for a cottage. He said the apartment WAS a cottage. On his own website, this building is referred to as an...More

    7  Thank vikspiks
    Response from ShalimarCottages, Manager at Shalimar Cottages and MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback, we appreciate it!

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Would definitely visit again! We made last minute arrangements for a road trip for one night. Got their last room, it was in the motel, first floor. Great view of the Gulf! Even though they were fully occupied we saw very few people, nice and...More

    Thank Focused77
    Response from ShalimarCottages, Manager at Shalimar Cottages and MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    Thank You for this great review! Thank you for sharing your experience and letting other travelers know about what we have to offer! We are gland to hear about your great experience! Hope to see you again soon.

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    "Try a cottage. Hotel is too noisy."
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    "I guess cabin 7 is the favorite but we liked cabin 10... not really a gulf view."
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    "Hotel has best views of the Gulf. Just steps from the beach."
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    "Love the cottages for privacy"
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