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Anchor Inn & Cottages

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Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
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1 Jul.2 Jul.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No margaritas were involved in creating this review. It's older, white noise window units, quirky sloped ceilings, a heated pool(odd in hot weather), onsite BBQ grills(bring your own charcoal and matches). I was happy to have a fridge to put my half n half in....More

Thank CypressTX_Traveler
Response from GuestSvsMgmt, Manager at Anchor Inn & CottagesResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the review!! Yes we had some previous managers who let some things fall thru the cracks, but we have made leaps and strides towards correcting all that by bringing in new managers and new staff members, who are concentrating on the guest...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Sanibel for many years. This time we stayed at Anchor Inn. Never again! We was greeted by this awful woman. She had no clue about the island. We stayed in a room with 2 queen beds. VERY DIRTY ROOM AND DOWN TO THE...More

1  Thank sunflowergirl1802
Response from GuestSvsMgmt, Guest Relations Manager at Anchor Inn & CottagesResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I'm sorry to see you had less then a pleasant stay with us. We do wish that you had brought your issues to us directly so we could address them with you instead of on here. The white dog you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the Anchor Inn in by hazard since we couldn't find any nearby hotel which was in our price range and still open. the property manager answered the phone and was really nice and polite. even though he and his wife already left the...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We read many mixed reviews before booking our stay. Anchor Inn is pet friendly which is why we chose it. I can't comment on the regular rooms. We stayed in Cottage 21 which was spotlessly clean and fresh.The cabin sleeps 6, had a working kitchen...More

1  Thank mermaid939
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This is a tough review to write. The motel is an old, small motor court run by nice folks that no longer meets the minimum standards for travelers, especially to Sanibel Island. Despite several attempts at upgrades over the years, the place is quite dated....More

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Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 131 - USD 1,351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 131 - USD 1,351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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6 June 2018|
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Where are you trying to book thru?? if you book via our website site there is no extra charges for people.
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kmm1950
19 August 2017|
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Response from Jayne G | Reviewed this property |
we stayed in an a frame cottage which had an open plan kitchen diner and sitting room. More than enough space
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kmerce
10 April 2017|
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Response from GuestSvsMgmt | Property representative |
We typically charge 20 per night per pet. We will sometimes make exceptions based on your length of stay- you can call and speak to someone directly and see if there would be any sort of discount based on your length of... More
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"We enjoyed A18, add a portable bed, put the kid to sleep & sit &relax right outside your room door."
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"The cottages are great for families"
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"Bring your own shampoo, soap, hair dryer and if possible, sheets!"
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"None; I will not be staying here again."
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