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Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We chose the West Wind Inn because we’d brought our bicycles and the inn was close to the bike paths. It’s an older hotel, but well maintained and very comfortable. We spent three nights there and enjoyed the room, the pool, our walks on the beach, and the Normandie Bar & Grill on the property. Very relaxed, very quiet—they’re back...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Reasonable value. Very sterile restaurant which we didn't enjoy. Reasonable room and rates with a good television and fridge for use by guests. Nice pool and poolside bar. Only average really but lacks competition in a fairly quiet area. Sanibel is a fabulous place and the West Wind Inn is a decent place to stay for a short time.

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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We drove from Orlando on a whim without a place and ended up stopping here. The hotel at first appears to be out of the 60's, and well it is! However, they have updated the rooms/bathroom adequately. The pool is great and let's face it, I'm there for the beach and the pool. Tasty food they bring poolside. Great pricing...

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South Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 May 2016

I was on a solo trip and stayed here in early April of 2016 for one night, most of the spring break travelers were gone and it was nice and quiet. The location is great and the beach was super nice. For no charge you can reserve a beach lounger for the day (I believe quanities maybe limited), I took...

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Bochum, Germany
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Nice location if you like to make long beach walks, if you walk north there are only houses on the beach no hotels. Somtimes you have trouble with the "no see ums" (very tiny biting insects). If you choose a Gulf Front View Room you will have a perfect view to the beach.

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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Great location, very quiet and safe, nice pool and poolside bar/cafe. Restaurant on site also very good and so convenient! Desk clerks very nice and helpful. Only problem we had was with the maid who could barely understand or speak English and was not friendly. All other staff very helpful and nice.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Been here before and just as outstanding. Ideal location on island to get to other places by car or bike such as the general store or the Dingle Wildlife Refuge. Beach terrific with reserved chair and beach umbrella and interesting long walks.

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Bloomingdale
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Always have the best time at the West Wind Inn. This year was even more special - 40 yr anniversary - room, beach, water, shells & lots of romance!!!!! You can not have a better time anywhere! Love it!

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Our Wedding and Vacation stay was awesome. Our room had a great view of the gulf just steps away from the beach. The location was great close but not to close to the main strip. I think we found our new favorite place to stay. See you next year!!!

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Hollywood
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is the second year we visit, it was fantastic, specially since we know what to expect, we will return next year, maybe even sooner. This is not your fancy super modern luxury hotel, this is your, ahhhh, I am so relax, gorgeous location, good food, not intrusive personnel, clean, cozy familiar, the beach is great very quiet and the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Tennis Court
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
West Wind Inn is a peaceful beach-front resort on 500 feet of shelling beach. Choice of rooms includes standard guest rooms with garden or Gulf views; and guest rooms with kitchenettes, with garden or Gulf views. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at restaurant, Normandie ; or go casual with food and drinks at our Upper Deck Poolside Bar. Swim, shell and stroll our endless beach. Do laps in our large heated pool; relax at our poolside bar and umbrella-shaded tables and chairs. Play tennis and shuffleboard or venture off-site. Sanibel Island is home to world-famous Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, outdoor recreation, theatrical venues, shopping, dining and historical attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about West Wind Inn

Address: 3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5501
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: ₹ 13,683 - ₹ 29,004 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — West Wind Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
West Wind Hotel Sanibel Island
West Wind Sanibel Island
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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“Rooms facing the pool are noisier but fun, and have an ocean and/or sunset view”
 of 5 bubbles williamroy3, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for gulf view, second floor with balcony facing gulf.”
 of 5 bubbles SeaviewKing15, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor gulf view, stairs only to 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles brucew505, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room 252 or the one blow it for easy beach access”
 of 5 bubbles jasherwo, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lots of rooms face water, but some have better views. Call the Inn direct to talk to someone about room that best suits your needs”
 of 5 bubbles felicitym14, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
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