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Crown Point, Indiana, USA
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We always love this seaside room. Perfect weather, sunny and hot. Perfect managers - kind and caring. We couldn't have asked for a more perfect spring break vacation. Thank you so much for always taking care of us!

Thank WinfieldWormie
Winchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Our second visit to this wonderful spot. Casual cottages with an uncrowded beach two minutes stroll away. Great shelling - my wife found a Cabrit's murex the first day! As during our last stay, people are friendly and relaxed, helpful without being intrusive. The new managers Luke and Stephanie are exceptional -- they are informative and helpful hosts. And such...

Thank JerseyTM
Edgewater, Maryland
Reviewed 6 April 2013

A delightful little set of cottages on the west end of Sanibel...our cottage was not ocean front, but was a very short walk - a minute or so - to an excellent, uncrowded private shelling beach. We came to Sanibel for the shelling, and visited many of the renowned shelling beaches only to return again and again to our own...

Thank AnnieJ52
Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 28 March 2013

Called around to locate a last minute stay on Sanibel Island during spring break. I was fortunate to call Tropical Winds which had one room left. My kids and I had a blast, enjoyed all the other families and couples. The managers Stephanie and Luke are very special people. They worked endlessly to make everyone feel welcome and have anything...

Thank M R
Fort Worth
Reviewed 16 March 2013 via mobile

We stayed in a one bedroom cottage with its own pathway right to a secluded beach. The shells and birds were plenty! The beach was so beautiful- no trash at all! The owners were wonderful and so accommodating! The cottage was small but had everything we needed. Loved the kitchen- bathroom nice and good hot shower. Only one flat screen...

Thank sherylschwoy
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 13 March 2013

The best place to stay! Pet friendly; well equipped rooms, and a pristine stretch of beach far away from the more "touristy" spots. The place is further than a walking distance from restaurants but grills and kitchens are there to use (and why would you want to leave the beach anyway?) JN Darling National Wildlife Refuge and the Shell Museum...

1Thank mirkkadavis
Reviewed 2 February 2013

My friends and I visited Tropical Winds over Labor Day weekend 2012. It was my third time, a friend and her bf's second time and another groups first time. We all loved it and can't wait to go back again. My husband and I relocated from FL to PA and this is the place I go to relax and unwind....

3Thank btm1323
Reviewed 23 January 2013

It was very hard to figure out where I wanted to stay on Sanibel Island, since I was choosing from the Web. But Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages turned out to be exactly as billed. Our cottage wasn't directly on the beach (though some of the cottages of Tropical Winds are), but it was literally just feet away--maybe 1/4 of...

2Thank LaurieMinnesota
Reviewed 26 December 2012 via mobile

It's a step back to a kinder, gentler time at Tropical Winds. It has a row of extraordinarily clean cottages that are comfortable and relaxing. Diane and Sue exhibit the kind of caring and friendly attention that's missing when you rent a high-end condo from a "service". The cottages are a very short distance from the beach through an area...

1Thank Dayess
Manhattan Beach, CA
Reviewed 16 December 2012

the location is exceptional, but that is the best that can be said. The beds are stiff, the kitchen was supplied from a thrift store, and a lot of normal things that you expect would be in the cottage - have to be specially asked for (like beach towels or a pan for the oven) or are just not available...

3Thank carolatthebeach

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come experience Sanibel with the charm of Old Style Florida! Located on the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico, on the west end of the island, Tropical Winds is tucked away in a very secluded, private setting within a small residential neighborhood. Enjoy one of our beachfront or nearby cottages in our own tropical paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

Address: 4819 Tradewinds Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2605
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: ₹ 17,205 - ₹ 29,706 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Only one has a king bed otherwise they have two double beds in the rooms -there are not many so booking ahead is helpful”
 of 5 bubbles Iamwhereswaldo, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“unit 7 near ocean was clean and updated.”
 of 5 bubbles 484ClaudiaC, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Call to make sure rate is as advertised”
 of 5 bubbles FortMyersRecycler, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any rooms but #5 are ok - #5 is just too small”
 of 5 bubbles SLynnS01, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had room #6 - it was recently updated.”
  • Queen bed
  • Bathroom
  • 2 Full size beds
 of 5 bubbles javiincf, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
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