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Mitchell's Sandcastles

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Mitchell's Sandcastles are hands down on The Best part of the beach at Sanibel! We stayed in the Pelican cottage in MidSeptember ( I know, it's been 9 months!), and it was perfect for a couple or family with 1 small child. The cottage is like an oversized play house, attractively and comfortably furnished, with a full stove, refrigerator, microwave,...

3Thank paradocsatl
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 9 June 2013

We rented one of the larger cottages and loved every moment of it. Our only suggestion: access to some of the amenities (sea kayaks etc.) is limited to the hours between 9AM and 5PM which leaves a lot of daylight on either side...maybe 8AM to 6PM? Regardless of that-a wonderful place; we hope to stay there again.

4Thank Emily H
Miami, FL
Reviewed 3 June 2013

We've been coming to stay at Mitchell's for over 15 years and it's better than ever. We stayed in the Dunes for a week, and it was heaven! Comfortable beds, clean cottage, and best of all, peace and quiet. Joel and his staff are the best! I almost didn't want to write a review because I don't want to give...

5Thank LLMMiami_FL
oxford, ct
Reviewed 22 May 2013

We picked this place based on reviews on trip advisor and we are thrilled. This is a truly perfect place. Ticked amongst estates on West Gulf Road, this small, intimate group of cabins has everything you need. A very short walk to the best shelling beach we found. All of the amenities you can have, and includes beach chairs, bikes,...

7Thank leslie a
Lafayette, Colorado
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We spent a week at Mitchell's, and wish we could have stayed longer! Our cottage, the Sand Piper, was perfectly equipped with everything we needed- Coffee maker, blender, microwave, toaster, comfy bed, cable tv, clean bathroom, a/c, fridge that worked great, etc. It was great to sit on the screened-in porch and enjoy our meals. The grounds are beautifully maintained,...

3Thank Samantha H
sulphur, louisiana
Reviewed 17 May 2013

Spent 5 days last week at Mitchell's can't say enough good things. Excellent location, great beach, and very relaxing. Room was nice enough and bed was comfortable. Just had to bring a blender. Mitchell's has 2 pools never saw anyone in them, but we sure enjoyed them. We went seashelling at the lighthouse and Blind Pass we found more seashells...

6Thank cajan
Rimrock, Arizona
Reviewed 15 May 2013 via mobile

Very good location right on the gulf. All kitchen utensils, pots and pans seem to be brand new.very good spot to see the ocean from the patio. very quiet excellent beach chairs and great location for sunsets, fishing and Shelling.laundry room very nice and the secret pool was really sweet

1Thank tjmagoo
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We love staying at Mitchell's because life truly feels calm here. Everything you need is at your disposal...good bikes, pools, kayaks, even laundry facilities. Vacationers here are kindred spirits, enjoying the quiet beauty of an uncrowded beach. The staff is friendly and helpful. Thank you, Mitchell's Sandcastles for a wonderful stay.

5Thank countrygalsd
North East Kingdom, Vermont
Reviewed 5 May 2013

We absolutely loved staying here at Mitchell's Sandcastles. It has a friendly relaxed atmosphere. A really great place for families with young children. The cottages are right on the beach, and set back from the road. The grounds have lovely tropical plants and palm trees that supply just the right amount of shade between the cottages and around the pool....

5Thank Vermontsun
Lake Placid, Florida
Reviewed 1 May 2013

Love, love, love this place. Very quiet and clean. Away from crowds. We will definitely return next year. We have been to Sanibel many times but this is our first visit to Mitchell's. Great place to stay with your dog.

3Thank Barbara R

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  • Pool
  • 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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“#10 has a wonderful ocean view, is very comfortable”
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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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