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    Island Inn

    3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5697
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 188
          US$ 188
          US$ 188
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good26%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Laundry Service
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Perfect location on Sanibel. Gulf front rooms with beautiful views of the sunsets. Close to shopping, restaurants. Traditions was a nice bonus with live music. The rooms were clean and the grounds well kept. Would definitely stay again!

          Thank Christinamari71
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Reviewing again after our fourth stay at this spectacular property. A wonderful weekend at the Seagrape Cottage! I can't say enough about the property, the staff, and the beautiful gulf front location. We were delighted from the moment we arrived until we had to head...More

          Thank reallyhungry
          Response from Fishingflats, General Manager at Island Inn

          We're so happy you had another great stay with us & enjoyed everything Island Inn has to offer! Your detailed review will definitely help others decide on their place to stay. Hopefully your next visit you can stay a little longer in paradise!

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We were here last year (Oct, '16 and the first time) and enjoyed our stay so much we booked a room for last night (5/15/17) for a quick overnighter as my wife's sister was in town. Even though the Island Inn is currently rebuilding Matthews...More

          Thank bonnyusa
          Response from Fishingflats, Manager at Island Inn

          Thank you for returning to the Island Inn and for taking the time to review your second experience with us! We are so glad that you enjoyed your return stay and appreciate you mentioning our NEW Matthews Lodge renovations not being an interruption. The Inn...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I absolutely loved the resort and staying on sanibel island. My mother lives in Sunny isles beach on the east coast, but I wanted her to have a mini vacation at this west coast resort. I also went with a close friend. The staff is...More

          Thank Laurie K
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          This place is fabulous! The staff is super nice, friendly and accommodating! It has been quite a long time since I have been able to say that I was MORE than satisfied with my accommodations. This is a really lovely Inn, run by lovely people!...More

          Thank unicornlovie
          Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
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          About
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          GreenLeadersGold level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 163 - US$ 365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
          • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 49
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Southwest Gulf Coast >
          • Sanibel Island
          • Also Known As
          • Island Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Island Sanibel ,
          • Island Resort Sanibel ,
          • Is Sanibel
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          Traveller (847)
          Room & Suite (186)
          Pool & Beach (123)
          Dining (13)
          Hotel & Grounds (527)
          Bathroom (17)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Stimeykid
          I'm looking for a room that opens directly onto the gulf. What is the best choice for me on this property?
          22 May 2017|
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          Response from unicornlovie | Reviewed this property |
          All the rooms have a Gulf view, however none are"directly " on the water. This is mostly because there is a protected barrier of beach vegetation; grasses, sea oats, various other native plants. This is true of the entire... More
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          eileen1122
          Is the restaurant open year round, Tks
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from world_citizen61 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, it looked like it was.
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          prlavender
          Does the island inn on sanibel island have bedbugs
          20 April 2017|
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          Response from smr124 | Reviewed this property |
          I definitely didn't see or experience any evidence of them.
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