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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my second trip to Colony Inn, second review also, I had booked for Labor Day weekend, had to cancel, booked again for October, had to cancel, booked for Veteran's Day weekend, which we finally made. Penny in the office could not have been more welcoming. She also never batted an eye when I had to reschedule twice. For...

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Swedesboro, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It doesn't get any better! So clean, adorable, well cared for complex, was a breathe of fresh air from the moment we opened the door! Looks just as nice as it does in photos (which is often not the case). Great island! Plan to do much shelling tomorrow. Thank you Colony Inn for a great 1st stay to your island!...

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3Thank Kelly M
Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We just stayed at the colony Inn August 8 thru the 12th, and we had a wonderful time. We stayed in a great condo C50, it had everything that you need from pots, pans, beach chairs etc.We will definitely will be returning soon.

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1Thank roxies1962
Manchester, UK
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in C-52, it was really nicely decorated, clean and very well equipped. We were there for two nights and had a very comfortable stay, we could have easily stayed longer. The pool was nice and it was a short walk to the beach. We had beach chairs provided. As a family of four with teenagers, this accommodation gave...

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1Thank axle06
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful island. Good place to stay. Just be sure you know which unit you are getting. All are owned individually so done differently. We stayed in #50. Very cute and beachy. Was on first level end unit and had its own patio door that lead to beach so that was great. Rooms could have been a bit cleaner but was...

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Galena, Ohio
Reviewed 3 August 2016

we stayed in C-13 with friends and family. The decor in the unit makes it so easy to just sit back and relax, we had everything in the kitchen that we needed to do some cooking and the furniture is very comfy. It makes you feel like your at home. It also has a view oh the pool. Its a...

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2Thank Heidi M
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I very much enjoyed my stay in C-13. The room was outstanding and very clean and updated just perfect.This end unit C-13 has an extra window viewing the pool from the second floor..and no noise distraction at all. C-13 has no walk by traffic meaning the room is located on the end and not a lot of foot traffic walking...

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2Thank Tim L
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We reserved unit C11 directly from the website. It was updated and perfect in every way. I looked on trip advisor before going and saw that unit C11 had great reviews. I know that these are privately owned units so it could be hit and miss. The beach and shelling were awesome as this was our first trip to the...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I have mixed feelings about writing this review but I feel I must. We've stayed at the Colony Inn this weekend. 7/8-7/9. This was my 15th stay on the island & my 12th stay at the Colony Inn. So it is obvious that I love this Inn. My oldest daughter, who has grown-up going to the Colony Inn for family...

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Betsy D, General Manager at Colony Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest comments- we do appreciate your feed back. Sorry one of your units this trip did not meet your expectations and we will share this information with the owner. Please call us next time you are booking and we can assist with your unit choice. Since our units are individually owned - they reflect the style...

Reviewed 9 July 2016

Check in was smooth, friendly staff, great location. We stayed in C11 condo was clean,beautifully updated, it is hard to find a vacation rental with good beds. Mattresses were so comfortable, loved the short walk to beach. Will visit again, thanks Colony Inn.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • 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: $205 - $361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
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“ground floor, corner rooms have access to outside from the screened porch”
 of 5 bubbles FloridaMollyMac, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“This unit is on the end so you get an extra window and a view of the pool”
 of 5 bubbles heidim315, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“"Bright, Pool View, End Unit no walk by traffic..Outstanding!"”
 of 5 bubbles timlT6164KS, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“C11 is a great unit”
 of 5 bubbles jbird3524, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask before you rent, if the unit has been remolded already. Ask about weekend deals. AAA & AARP discounts.”
 of 5 bubbles MaggieakaMom, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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