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Colony Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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woodbridge,va
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay here for spring break . The room set up was perfect for our small family of 3, giving us just the right amount of space plus a kitchen and a lovely lanai overlooking lush tropical palm trees. The unit seemed clean and well appointed. We were in C-11. The beds were a bit too soft...

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in C-04 and loved the styling of the apt. It was also very clean and the beds were comfortable. It is a short walk to the beach and the beach was not crowded. There are bycicles for rent , but if you want to rent for more than a day, there are cheaper options to rent.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I read a number of reviews on Trip Advisor before selecting our holiday last Christmas (2016). We were traveling with 10 people, 6 adults and 4 children and selected 2 units for our stay. The staff was extremely accommodating and some of the perks we enjoyed while there was the small (free!) library in the office, the pool (small but...

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Halfmoon Bay, Canada
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stayed in beach cottage #16 for 2 nights. It is very cute and comfortably furnished. We cooked our breakfast there, but went out for other meals. The bed is one of the most comfortable that I've slept in. The bathroom could use some updating, but overall quite clean and functional. The beach is across the street and through a...

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Centerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Colony inn on sanibel island quiet area on east bay drive. Stayed in unit 5 very clean and comfortable. Furnished very well. Short walk to the beach Recommend this place for families or for anyone wanting to be away from crowds.

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Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Stayed in Unit C4 on first floor. Easy access from bridge, right near Lighthouse Cafe--best breakfast ever! Great lunches too. Loved the easy access to Captiva and all the restaurants. Our unit was so nicely decorated. The beach is in the backyard--just a 2 minute walk away. Musty smell when we first arrived, which soon dissipated. Enjoyed our breakfast each...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Clean well fitted apartments with screened in balcony. All you need for a stay with a good kitchen and pleasant lounge. Nice grounds with easy access to the ocean as a five minute walk. Little shops and restaurant 5 minutes away.

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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This place seems to be geared for family stays, but practically vacant early August. Staff very nice, room was actually a small apartment with a separate TV room and kitchen (small but functional) screened porch for privacy. We will be going back again. Good food around and bike paths if you want to bring them.

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Wayland, Michigan
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Colony Inn property is wonderful. We originally were in C-46 but it has such a horrible mold/mildew smell we became ill. Staff moved us to another unit which was absolutely perfect. We don't know why they would ever rent a unit like C-46 with such a bad mold problem.

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The Inn is very aged and worn out, but it's saving grace is it's cleanliness and location to the beach. We could hear the neighbors on each side as well as above us. The window air conditioners were loud, so we used only one at night. Even with a groupon, I did not feel it was good value for the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a short Stroll from the pristine beaches of Sanibel, famous for sea shelling, Colony Resort is located on the "Quiet side of the Island" minutes from the Historic Lighthouse, fishing pier and in biking distance to World Ding Darling Wildlife Refugee. Located on 26 miles of bicycle paths among tropical vegetation Colony Resort offers 1 bedroom/ 1 bath condominium and cottage accomadations. All units have fully equipped kitchens, screened lanai's or balconies, free Wi-Fi and long distance phone calls. Heated fresh water pool for year round use. Rates vary throughout the year and specials are offered seasonably. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colony Inn

Address: 419 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7201
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $204 - $352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colony Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Colony Hotel Sanibel Island
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“No view of beach but very quiet and great place for families”
capecodmom_12, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“C4 was our unit--recently remodeled and adorable!”
25thCouple, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go off season late August and book directly for a better rate.”
JosephT528, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Never rent C-46!”
sparowsn, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Honestly it's such a remote little place that I guess everyone is looking for peace.”
533sheilam, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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