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Reviewed 16 April 2012

A recent transplant from SE Florida to Keystone Colorado, a much needed trip to Sanibel was needed for myself and my family. We had a wonderful 3 bedroom suite that was spacious and the decor tranquil. From beach chairs to the delightful breakfast basket, you didn't miss a beat with making our trip relaxing and with no headaches of the...

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Belton, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Absolutely wonderful, I cannot express how much we are pleased with the Seaside Inn. We have stayed here two different years and loved it both times (and we intend to stay again). I’m a very hard person to please but these people are getting it right.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Our family now numbering nineteen has spend spring breaks at Seaside Inn for seventeen years. Our expectation is to keep oncoming back for generations to come. Accommodations, grounds, staff and location are superb! The pool and beach contribute to what can only describe as idyllic and ideal for the kind of quiet times we enjoy.

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Thank Mary K
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 April 2012

We enjoyed our stay at the Seaside Inn! The location is right on the beach. This is a small inn and is very clean and the grounds are very tropical and well maintained! We could walk out just a few steps to the beach. They provided umbrellas and chairs which we enjoyed each day! Sanibel is very clean and so...

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palm coast
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Great for family get togethers! The rooms are large and clean. The fire pit really helped make the night as well. Breakfast was included as well, and it was good!

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Avonmore, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 March 2012

We stayed at the Seaside Inn for a few days right after the new year and found it to be one of the nicest stays on the Gulf coast. The Inn was cleaned and well staffed. The food basket was ample enough for breakfast and snacks throughout the day. The beach was delightful in a natural way and we came...

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Ann Arbor
Reviewed 22 March 2012

This is the second time that I have stayed at Seaside Inn on Sanibel. The island is beautiful and this is a smaller, quiet place. The pool is clean, the landscaping is meticulous, the staff is friendly and quick to respond. The location right on the beach is ideal and it is a great value for all of the above....

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Jefferson City, Missouri
Reviewed 16 March 2012

We were freaking out after reading all the negative comments about the Seaside Inn. We arrived last Saturday prepared for the worst and were surprised with the best!! Our adorable cottage was nestled just steps from the beach and the heated pool. The resort was extremely quiet and peaceful, especially considering it was sold out for the week. Our room...

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Vine Grove
Reviewed 15 March 2012

I just read the reviews and was shocked at the negative responses! This is the fourth time I have been there, and granted, the hotel is older. But I am very picky, and I found the place to be exceptionally clean and charming. There always seems to be one or two units being re-carpeted or re-modeled...isn't that a good thing?...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 March 2012

I didn't have any advance knowledge of where to stay in Sanibel, but had many recommendations over time about what a beautiful place it is. Well the island didn't disappoint and either did my internet find, The Sanibel Inn. I found this hotel to be the perfect place to ground my beach getaway - a huge departure from the chain...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seaside Inn invites you to rediscover the charm of a quaint beachfront inn on beautiful Sanibel Island where life’s pace is slower. Unwind by the pool or enjoy a day at the beach looking for shells or soaking up the sun. Seaside Inn offers personalized service along with 32 newly renovated guestrooms, suites and cottages with interiors inspired by the sun bleached sand beyond the dune. Each guestroom and suite is furnished with a comfortable king or queen beds with views of the pool or beach. The cottages offer a separate living area with a new sleeper sofa, full kitchen and one bedroom with a king bed. Each cottage has a deck just off the living area to enjoy the Florida sun with family while overlooking the pool. Each day a complimentary continental breakfast basket is delivered to the rooms for the next morning’s enjoyment. While on Sanibel enjoy the wide variety of outdoor adventures. Spend time exploring the 23 miles of paved nature trails that wind through the wetlands with one of the bikes provided by Seaside Inn. Visit the J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge to view a wide variety of migratory birds and explore an unspoiled mangrove ecosystem. For more active play, Sanibel Island offers 18 holes of golf on 75 acres of natural lake view fairways and Audubon Cooperative Society wetlands at the Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. For play and relaxation, let Seaside Inn welcome you to the pace of island living. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaside Inn

Address: 541 E. Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5005
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $231 - $600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seaside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Seaside Hotel Sanibel Island
Seaside Inn Sanibel Island, Florida
Seaside Sanibel Island
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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“Rooms facing Gulf are fabulous:)”
 of 5 bubbles planestocatch, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Depends on how many people are going.”
 of 5 bubbles , 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor had a good gulf view”
 of 5 bubbles sherrie477, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All good, 2 story buildings, lug your luggage up the steps not easy.”
 of 5 bubbles mwelsh727, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For families get a suite or cabin. They have rooms that face the beach. All rooms open to poolside.”
 of 5 bubbles jmhail56, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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