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Mitchell's Sandcastles

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We stayed at Mitchell's for the 2nd time. Always a great pleasure! Joel was really friendly and helped us to have a perfect stay. The beach is really nice and quiet. Perfect spot to explore Sanibel. Free bikes, free kayaks. Each bungalow has its own BBQ. 2 really nice pools. Perfect place to enjoy the Sunset and the dolphins!

1Thank Guarara
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Just returned from our vacation in Sanibel. Stayed at Mitchell's for the third time. It is a gem! The place is on a great stretch of beach--very quiet with great shelling. (No need to take a shelling trip if you stay here.) Everything to make you beach vacation perfect is provided--chairs, umbrellas, shelling gear, & BIKES! The bikes are right...

2Thank JimN1130
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at Mitchell's Sandcastle : perfect location, good amenities (2 swimming pools, tennis court, private access to the beach, free bikes), nice Inn keepers, very quiet and enjoyable place.

1Thank jbspirou
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We stayed at Mitchell's at the end of June - beginning of July. We had a wonderful experience. Met Joel when we got there and he was super helpful and always available, even saw him on the beach one afternoon before a storm...he even apologized for the weather! (All around GREAT GUY!) I broke one of the pieces off of...

3Thank SRWIG
South Portland, Maine
Reviewed 9 August 2013

My husband and I traveled to Sanibel Island for the first time this past June. We stayed in the Sea Breeze cottage with our 3 kids and my parents. We had many other family members staying at Mitchell's during that time, too. We were all there for our family reunion. We were able to see the interior of about ten...

6Thank spcialgirl
Boynton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I live in southern Palm Beach county and have been trying to get into Mitchell's for over a year. I finally managed to grab a one night stay this past weekend and WOW...it was well worth waiting for. I, like many of you, rely a lot upon these reviews to make a decision. When I first started trying to come...

7Thank SLJ1952
Reviewed 30 July 2013 via mobile

We have returned to Mitchell's 3 years in a row. Would not stay any where else. Modest accommodations essentially on the beach, and all the necessities provided to ensure a wonderful day on the beach ( chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, boogie boards. Tennis rackets). When you want to take a break from the beach, bikes are provided and nature trails are...

2Thank Sprite2013
Vleuten, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 July 2013

We stayed here 3 nights before flying back to the Netherlands. We really love this place. Friendly ! Paradise ! Great beach ! Lovely place ! Nice pools ! Free bike rental, free kayak, even free dolphins :-) If we ever go back to Sanibel we would stay here again. We stayed in the sandpiper and this was great. thanks...

3Thank kevertje
Rochester, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 4 July 2013

First time staying at Mitchell's Sandcastles. We stayed in cottage #2 and thoroughly enjoyed it. The beach is quiet and relaxing. The cottage was very comfortable with lots of room. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Our kids used one of the kayaks and had a great time, leaving my wife and I to enjoy some quiet time on...

4Thank Brian W
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 June 2013

I feel like a broken record...coming back on tripadvisor and providing another "5 STAR" review for Mitchell's but, it is warranted, so I must! This year my husband and I brought our toddler and Grandma and stayed in Ocean Mist, the 3 bedroom that is on the ocean. The cottage was great; spacious, very clean, updated, and everything in working...

3Thank af_martini

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Mitchell's Sandcastles

Address: 3951 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5298
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Mitchell`s Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island
Mitchells Sandcastles Sanibel Island
Mitchells Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island
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“The entire place was quiet and ask when a reservation is made what they recommend.”
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“The driftwood room has a great view of the ocean”
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