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    Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

    6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016
    +1 844-732-3512
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    • Excellent51%
    • Very good33%
    • Average9%
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    “general store” (38 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I stayed in #38 from 11/26-12/6 I just loved it . It is on the marina side u can sit on the porch and see the birds 🦅 and hear the fish 🐠 jumping. The cabin is big enough for 2 people. Comfortable beds ....More

    1  Thank Karen B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    126 steps to the beach is one of the reasons we chose this place. Right across from Blind Man's Pass made it a perfect choice. However, that's where the positive stops. The bed was extremely uncomfortable, pillows flat. The refrigerator started leaking the 2nd night,...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here, would not again. Wi-Fi out entire time, manager did nothing and had no clue it was even out. Rooms nice inside but little or no maintenance on the outside. Like the old Florida atmosphere but it's a shame it is not taken care...More

    Thank Hawkhaven3659
    Response from Rick B, General Manager at Castaways Cottages of SanibelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I was aware that the wifi was not working in the marina for 2 days last week. Our maintenance tried to reset the router but it did not work. I called our internet provider and...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed 2 nights 11/02-04/2017 in cabin 36 and I enjoyed it very much and would happily stay again . However, it would not be the best choice for some. Cabin 36 is part of a stand alone cottage housing 4 units (36,37,38,&39) and is...More

    1  Thank donOrlando
    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    We stayed two nights while visiting Sanibel Island. We were upgraded to a Marina room for the same price as a basic room which had recently been renovated. The renovations were a nice touch, but when I pulled back the bed sheets on the Queen...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 141 - US$ 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel ,
    • Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
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    mbg996
    11 December 2017|
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    Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
    No not at all . If ur unit is clean they will let u in early . And if no one is checking in on ur day of checking out they will allow a late check out . The staff @ castaways is very accommodating to all ur needs. All u have... More
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    17 November 2017|
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    Response from Rosewoodfoodie | Reviewed this property |
    I think it’s 25$ a day
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