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    Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

    6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016
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    Traveller (311)
    Room & Suite (331)
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “general store” (38 reviews)
    “the cottages” (72 reviews)
    “marina side” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 502 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed in #4 right on the beach. Walk out and you're on blind pass beach. Awesome. Cabin remodeled, very nice, and super comfortable. Very dog friendly. Exteriors of cabins show some wear, but location is fantastic. Walking distance to great food and general store. Management...More

    Thank Dirk V
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    My first stay at Castaways was in 1960. I was 6 years old instantly fell in love with Sanibel. I have stayed here many times over the years. The complex has grown, but the cottages, beach, and friendly staff have never changed. If you are...More

    3  Thank Nancy F
    Response from Rick B, General Manager at Castaways Cottages of SanibelResponded 8 February 2017

    Thank you for your five star review of the Castaways. I am very pleased to hear that you have been coming here since 1960. I am also pleased that you have found that the cottages, beach, and friendly staff have never changed. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    I read the reviews before I went, so was aware that the property may not be in the best condition. It isn't. However, although my cottage was a little rundown (remember, it is taking abuse from being right on the water), I feel this was...More

    1  Thank Angela O
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Three generations vacation, stayed right on the beach, beautiful stay, calm and fun. We are going back next year for sure! We first stayed at this property 25 years ago, now coming back with granddaughter.

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    Thank garybC4245KP
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    We just returned from a 10 night vacation at Castaways. It was our second family vacation there. Our three bedroom unit was perfect and great space for our family of 5. We docked our boat in the marina and that was convenient and perfect to...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 178 - USD 209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel ,
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
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    Traveller (311)
    Room & Suite (331)
    Pool & Beach (109)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (216)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    4.28 km away
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    9.80 km away
    Jensen's Twin Palm Cottages and Marina
    136 reviews
    4.53 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    3.40 km away
    Keylime Bistro
    1,566 reviews
    4.68 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Blind Pass Beach
    641 reviews
    .31 km away
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    25 reviews
    .08 km away
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    39 reviews
    .08 km away
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    33 reviews
    .13 km away
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    Samantha A
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Vikingfather | Reviewed this property |
    We stay in cottage #1 - three bedrooms - renovated and wonderful
    MaryAnn B
    18 May 2017|
    Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
    Cottages are stocked with all kitchen items that you would need to cook and prepare food. You get towels to start and when you need more, you place the ones you are no longer using outside your door. I am sure you can... More
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from IDKwhoIare | Reviewed this property |
    You put your towels that you want replaced on the porch steps (any & every day) and they will give you clean ones. You take out the trash to the bins next to your cottage. If you stay a week, you can ask for maid service... More

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