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    Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    4819 Tradewinds & Jamaica Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2605
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent61%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    2 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had a wonderful time staying here. We had cottage 5, which is a very tiny efficiency. We knew that going in so it met our expectations. The best part of this place is the access to the private beach. This hotel is in a...More

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    Response from CherylLawrence, General Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    Thank you so much for your kind review. We were glad we could help you find a place to see your games. We know how important that is! We enjoyed having you as guests! We look forward to having you stay with us again! Glad...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If location is your desire ... they have it. A private beach, quite, peaceful and friendly. Your at "camp" with room service. Think of it that way. Ask them anything and they will help you. Northeast owners and managers.

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    Response from cfuchs57, General Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    Thank you for your kind review! We enjoyed having you & your wife stay with us. We are so glad you enjoyed the peace & serenity Tropical Winds has to offer! Hopefully we will see you again! Cheryl & Luke Lawrence

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in Cottage #1 a charming one bedroom that actually has enough beds for 6 but I think you'd feel cramped with that many people. Our family of 3 was very comfortable. Is it the Ritz? No, but depending on what type of traveler...More

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    Response from cfuchs57, General Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    Thank you for your kind review! We are glad you enjoyed the peace & solitude tropical Winds have to offer! We hope to see you again some time soon! Cheryl & Luke Lawrence

    Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

    Last of the motels I stayed in out of four spots. Loved both my hosts, and needed their down to earth friendliness by week 2 of being on my own. Feeling disconnected. Rooms were homes! I guess I didn't read descriptions but they far surpassed...More

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    Response from cfuchs57, General Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    Thank you for your kind review! We enjoyed you staying with us and will actually take you up on your suggestion to stay at the state park one day. We are glad you found solitude here. We look forward to your next stay. Call us...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    We wished the room was a bit larger and the amenities were not up to our standards. Only gave us soap. Thought that shampoo would be included. Bring those items with you. But the staff was very good and helpful.More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 207 - USD 332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
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    LuvtheSanibelSun
    Our last stay there we had a similar experience - we did pay with a credit card and was refunded $30.00 because we had no water for over 48 hours. Seriously? What an insult! My husband and I have stayed at Tropical Winds MANY times, even got married on the beach there, but we are shopping for a new location to stay. The ants, the hairy bathroom and NO water was enough to not bring me back!
    1 October 2016|
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    To my knowledge we have had zero instances in the last year where we were without water for that length of time. So I am unsure of when you could of stayed here. Reviews and questions are reserved for recent or upcoming... More
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    ezia1958
    Does the lobby have a restroom that we can use if need be? And is there a roach problem here,or have you gotten it under control? What about bedbugs??Thanks~
    13 February 2016|
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    martinlanea
    Are there any breed or weight restrictions for pets? I have an American pit bull terrier and would really love to bring her along with the family the trip. If there are can anyone tell me of any hotels they know of in the area that have no breed restrictions. Thank You.
    25 July 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Choose one of the cottages closest to the beach."
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