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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good27%
          • Average6%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 21 August 2015

          We've been coming to the Waterside Inn every year to celebrate my daughter's birthday for 5 years now. It feels like our home away from home. The staff are wonderful, especially John who takes care of everything we need (even if we didn't know it!)....More

          3  Thank rascaltoo
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 25 August 2015

          Thank you for taking the time to post your review! I am happy to see that you continue to enjoy celebrating your daughters birthday here at the Waterside Inn we love seeing familiar faces year after year. We look forward to your return to your...More

          Reviewed 19 August 2015

          beautiful Sanibel Island. waterside is nice especially Mango room 104 if you like the smell of urine. Toilet only had one bolt, they covered up the smell by using lots of cleaner. Mentioned when leaving and felt I was getting yelled at as I waited...More

          Thank Sherry T
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 25 August 2015

          I am sorry to hear that we were not able to exceed your expectations. We want everyone to have a pleasant experience here. I assure you that we do not over do it with our cleaning chemicals. I hope that you would give us another...More

          Reviewed 14 August 2015

          I was so excited to take my mini vacation in a cottage on the beach!!!! We had a wonderful stay. The cottage was nice and clean, enough room for the 5 of us. The beach was 15 steps from the cottage and the pool (amazing)...More

          2  Thank JosieQ001
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 25 August 2015

          Thank you for taking the time to post your review! I am happy that you enjoyed you time here. There is nothing better than enjoying a "cup of joe" while watching the dolphins. Again thank you for your review and on behalf off all of...More

          Reviewed 13 August 2015

          We booked Apricot cottage for two nights in July. It had all the facilities you'd need and was clean and comfortable for the three of us. The beach was quiet and low key with free loungers and BBQ's to make use of. A great beach...More

          2  Thank LRussey
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2015

          Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. I am happy that we were able to exceed your expectations!! As you can see from all the other reviews that have been posted our #1 goal is to make sure everyone has...More

          Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

          We had an amazing stay! The shelling was a blast and the room was very nice, clean and well stocked with pillows and blankets! The guest service people, John (maintenance) & Lynn (front desk) were so friendly and inviting! We can't wait to go back!!!More

          2  Thank pennybell23
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2015

          Thank you for your review! I have to say you got some great pictures thank you for posting them for others to see. John and Lynn are definatly great and make everyone feel at home. We all look forward to your return in the future....More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 146 - USD 214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
          • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Southwest Gulf Coast >
          • Sanibel Island
          • Also Known As
          • Waterside Inn On The Beach Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Waterside Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Waterside Resort Sanibel Island
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          Traveller (370)
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          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (308)
          Bathroom (18)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Dara5455
          Are there beach chairs and umbrellas?
          18 February 2017|
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          Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
          Yes we do have complementary beach chairs and Beach umbrella rentals.
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          Thomas C
          Do you give any type of military discount?
          21 November 2016|
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          Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
          What dates are you inquiring about so we can properly quote you?
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          jillwantstoseeit
          Besides great shelling, are there opportunities for snorkeling?
          5 June 2016|
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          Response from Betty P |
          You can snorkel but there is nothing to see. Even if there is good visibility, the clean sandy shallow gulf floor makes for great wading and swimming. Snorkeling, not so much. And the visibility is rarely good. It's very... More
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          "The beach is right there for you."
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          "Room 128 on the second floor of the Pineapple Lodge overlooks the beach. Didn't stay in a cottage, but..."
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          "103 was great!"
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          "Incredible shelling here - no need to go elsewhere for shell-searching"
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