We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Casa Ybel Resort

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Casa Ybel Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

569 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Casa Ybel Resort
See the most recent reviews
Showing 551: English reviews
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Sanibel Island is our favorite vacation destination. Casa Ybel is a great place to stay, employees are outstanding from the reception area to the pool area. We really enjoyed the service at Coconuts, pool side. Food was great and drinks were cold. We had followed a Hurricane in, pool was clean, and beaches were well maintained.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Hoohoohoo
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Hoohoohoo for the excellent review! We appreciate the great feedback and look forward to your next visit to Sanibel Island. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

First time staying at this resort and overall it was a positive stay. I did expect the rooms to be in better conditions, for the rates they charge, so that I was a bit disappointed. The place is very laid back and private, I rented beach chairs and umbrella my entire stay and they will position them right in front...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank OXMAN L
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Oxman L, Thank you for joining us on Sanibel Island. We're glad you had a relaxing time and look forward to seeing you again next summer. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Tampa
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Casa Ybel is the place we enjoy going to when we want to get away and just relax. We ask for unit 103, a first floor unit with stairs leading to the grassy yard with coconut palms and just steps to the beach. This is at the end of the units and farther from the pool, pool bar, hot tub...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TampaSeagirl
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear TampaSeaGirl, -Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Although we have been to Sanibel many times but never stayed here before. Had a lovely ground floor 1 bedroom suite with views over the gardens towards the beach and sea. All very clean and tidy and there was plenty of parking. Convenient for all that Sanibel has to offer. Would go back without any question.

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank kenj956
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Kenj956 - Thank you so much for the excellent rating. All of our 1st floor suites have staircases from the screened in balcony for direct access to the beach. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Reviewed 7 August 2016

First off..Great location and awesome access to beach. Pool area was also great and kids had a good time there. However, that;s where the positives stop. Room had a terrible mildew/mold smell and large cockroach in kitchen area. Appliances fairly new with granite counter, but felt it was just covering up the old nature of the property. Staff at front...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Bryce K
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Bryce K, Thank you for staying with us we are glad you enjoyed our location, beach access and pool areas. We are happy your kids had a good time. We do apologize for the issues mentioned regarding you accommodation. Our one bedroom suites are getting additional kitchen and flooring updates this month. We hope you will reconsider and contact...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We spent just one night there as guests of friends. Although we have been vacationing on Sanibel for many decades, we'd not even been to Casa Ybel. The beach, grounds and buildings are all in excellent condition and beautiful to look at. Interior of the unit was clean and nicely decorated. The twin bed was so comfortable I didn't want...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Pat-in-S-Fla
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pat in S FLa, Thank you very much for the 5 out of 5 review. We're glad to read you had a relaxing nights rest and you found everything in excellent condition. Our staff is available to assist guests for loading and unloading their belongings. We hope you'll join us for a longer stay soon. Warm regards from the...

Shallotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Attended my nieces wedding at this resort and it was beautiful. it was a beach wedding outside and though it was hot it was perfect. Reception room has a beautiful view overlooking the gulf / bay. Everything about the resort is upscale. Staff was beyond professional and courteous. Huge pool with a great bar. Restaurant was very good as was...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank 1kosmodog
CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear 1kosmodog, Thank you for the excellent review! We are honored to be a part of your special occasion. We enjoyed celebrating with you and look forward to your next visit to Sanibel Island. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort.

Ft. Lauderale
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a week at Casa Ybel where we joined other family that own a unit there and come every summer. We've been to the island to meet them a few times before, staying at other places that were considerably cheaper, but definitely not as nice. We rented a 1 bdrm suite w/ 2 Qn beds for our family...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank bashigyal
Texas
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We just had a wonderful week at Casa Ybel. We stayed in a two bedroom unit which had everything we needed and everyone was comfortable. We stayed in a unit on the end so it was nice and quiet. My favorite part of the room was the screened porch and view. The gas grills on the grounds were clean and...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank sugarbugtexas
Ohio
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We vacationed at Casa Ybel for the first time in early July. We picked this location through our Hilton Grand Vacation Club ownership and it was tremendous! The room was beautiful, clean, and big. Having the bedrooms upstairs was nice when it was time to put the kids to bed. The only downside, not for us though, was having the...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank TripletMommy

640 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (265)
Viewed
Room/Suite (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (60)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (65)
Viewed
View from Room (18)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
1:59
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (85)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (362)
Viewed
Amenities (54)
Viewed
Beach (28)
Viewed
Hot Tub (7)
Viewed
Kiddie Pool (15)
Viewed
One Bedroom Apartment (87)
Viewed
Pool (34)
Viewed
Dining (67)
Viewed
The Hotel (70)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Sanibel Island
2.1 km away
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
#7 of 19 in Sanibel Island
1,868 reviews
3.9 km away
Song of the Sea
Song of the Sea
#11 of 19 in Sanibel Island
642 reviews
2.7 km away
Sanibel Siesta on the Beach
Sanibel Siesta on the Beach
#2 of 19 in Sanibel Island
348 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.1 km away
West Wind Inn
West Wind Inn
#6 of 19 in Sanibel Island
1,494 reviews
16.4 km away
South Seas Island Resort
South Seas Island Resort
#2 of 4 in Captiva Island
3,031 reviews
4.0 km away
Sanibel Moorings
Sanibel Moorings
#1 of 19 in Sanibel Island
623 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Natural, secluded and exclusive, historic Casa Ybel Resort epitomizes the sanctuary, old-island spirit of Sanibel. Occupying 23 acres of beach front property isolated from commercial enterprise, the resort forms a sheltered getaway where romantic surroundings and outdoor recreation attract couples and families alike. Travelers have found respite and hospitality here since the 1890's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Ybel Resort

Address: 2255 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6104
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: ₹ 15,974 - ₹ 44,618 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa Ybel Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Odigeo and Jetsetter so you can book your Casa Ybel Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Casa Ybel Hotel Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Resort Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Sanibel Island
Sanibel Island Casa Ybel
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Casa Ybel Resort staff and other travellers.
14 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (14)

Questions? Get answers from Casa Ybel Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Book another hotel in the area !”
 of 5 bubbles Bushboy66, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms face the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles ymssw112, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book Ocean front”
 of 5 bubbles sph1000, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is not a luxury resort. Don't let the website fool you. Hard to find a friendly face.”
 of 5 bubbles Iowatraveler504, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want quiet, ask for an end unit away from the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles TampaSeagirl, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay