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Blue Dolphin Cottages

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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the cottages”(35 reviews)
“every morning”(21 reviews)
“outdoor tables”(4 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Special Offer: Free Beach Chairs!
Offers from Blue Dolphin Cottages
Special Offer: Free Beach Chairs!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I will start by saying I love these cottages. We are repeat travelers to Sanibel Island and always have had great time at Blue Dolphin Cottages. This stay however was not that pleasant. our 2nd to last day the shower would not turn off. I...More

3  Thank anniepampe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Twenty one years ago we discovered the Blue Dolphin on our honeymoon to Sanibel Island. We had such a wonderful experience, our plan was to return every year after unfortunately life had different plans for us and 21 years passed by. My husband surprised me...More

Thank lizzardlee
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad that we have kept up with your expectations. We hope to see you again. Happy Anniversary.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasant stay at The Blue Dolphin Cottages. Rooms are bright and cheerful. Walk out of your door onto the sand. Chairs, umbrellas, and bikes/helmets available at no extra charge. Shelling is excellent!

Thank Shirley P
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Love the simple life. Glad you enjoyed your stay and our amenities.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I understand that if you just "change your mind" you don't get money refunded. On Nov. 2nd I fell and broke my wrist badly and fractured my back. I had to have surgery. It was a few days before my PAID stay and I didn't...More

1  Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 2 February 2018

The best place to stay on Sanibel, and I've stayed at many of the hotels! The staff is helpful and courteous - the premises are beautiful - and the accommodations are one of a kind. Not your typical hotel room - you can have a...More

1  Thank Jc214538
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for the review. We are glad you had an enjoyable stay. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$ 134 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$ 134 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (205)
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AnnGSGG
9 June 2018|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
it is safe to swim in the gulf. Thanks, Beth
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MissouriUSAButterfly
15 January 2017|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
Please look at our website for pictures and discriptions of our rooms. All our rooms have air conditioning. I have a 1 bedroom apartment available for $2263.43 and an efficiency available for $1974.83. These rates are for... More
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MissouriUSAButterfly
12 January 2017|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
The 1 bedroom apartments have central air, the other rooms have splits.
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Room Tips
"We stayed at the last room facing the ocean. It was magical."
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"All of them are good."
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"#1 is closest to the parking lot, an apt style duplex. Very private. Larger #s are closer to the water..."
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"Look on their website for photos of each unit, how it is furnished, and the price."
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