We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sunset Beach Inn

743 reviews
Save
Traveller (440)
Room & Suite (332)
Storyboard
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“free bikes”(39 reviews)
“granola bars”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Sunset Beach Inn
Special Offer: TripAdvisor Special Offer
Hotel deals
Rooms
Feb 5Feb 6
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$419.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Sanibel Island hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2ce18a65a6134bb38439b45b0dda019b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":126500,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65706019],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":419,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2ce18a65a6134bb38439b45b0dda019b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":464,"lowestMetaPrice":419,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":464,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":464,"lowestMetaPrice":419,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":464,"hotelName":"Sunset Beach Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjJjZTE4YTY1YTYxMzRiYjM4NDM5YjQ1YjBkZGEwMTliIiwiQUlLIjoiMTczMzIzYmUyMDY1NGJmYWFiNDQ0MzRiNTk0MDdjY2EifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "05/02/2018", "checkOut": "06/02/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$419", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"65706019":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (743)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Sunset Beach Inn
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
681 results
Traveller rating
300
218
74
46
43
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
300
218
74
46
43
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscontinental breakfastfree bikesgranola barsevery morningchairs and umbrellasgarden viewsmall stovehousekeeping staffyogurtkitchen areapaddle boardscream cheeseshuffle boardbeds were very comfortablewest gulf driveflat screen tvtennis courts
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 681 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2017

First time in Sanibel and although I'd read that it's lovey and quiet I wasn't quite expecting it to be as quiet. The Inn itself is lovely. Staff helpful and knowledgable of the area. Room was great size and had everything we required. Breakfast was...More

Thank Gill W
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Gill, What a wonderful review you've shared - we appreciate it! Your very nice compliments of our staff, our complimentary breakfast basked, and our recreation offerings are very much appreciated. We couldn't agree more on your impressions of the peace and quiet that Sunset...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great place for family fun! We have been going to the same resort for the past 30+ years and it keeps getting better each time! Bike ride to pick up groceries at Bailey's then grill by the pool. Full kitchen in the room makes it...More

1  Thank Bob G
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Bob, Thanks for the wonderful review! I'm so glad you enjoyed this visit and the many, many others the past 30+ years. We sincerely appreciate your loyalty! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Bill Wellman General Manager bwellman@theinnsofsanibel.com 239-472-3181

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Spacious room. Large beds. Clean. Excellent view. Very close to the beach. Very friendly staff and excellent service of the room. Bicycles for free! Close to Baileys Grocery and Ding Darling Preserve.More

1  Thank Johannes D
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Johannes, Thank you for the nice review of Sunset Beach Inn. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and found so much to enjoy in the area, close to the resort. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Bill Wellman General Manager...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Nothing went well Fleas in the bed Room too old Gas stove was partly broken Coffee machine was out, phone too Housekeeping made up only one out of two beds, did the bathroom partially too People at front desk do not seem to care about...More

Thank NACNAC
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 17 August 2017

Dear NACNAC. I'm so sorry to learn about your experience. By no means do we ever intend to deceive our guests, or provide anything other than positive, memorable vacations for our guests. While I'm looking into and addressing these issues, I want you to know...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Leslie and all the staff were so nice! The rooms have fully equipped kitchenettes, dining tables, stove with oven, and refrigerator. Every day the staff deliver a basket with orange juice, milk, granola bars, croissants, bagels, cream cheese, and cereal! OMG so much stuff! We...More

Thank jarhead513
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 8 August 2017

Dear Jarhead513. We're so glad you had such a wonderful stay. Your compliments of our staff is appreciated - we'll be sure to pass this along to Leslie and the team at Sunset. I'm glad you found so much to enjoy! We enjoyed the opportunity...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
134567137
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$188 - US$499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$188 - US$499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (440)
Room & Suite (332)
Pool & Beach (132)
Dining (13)
Hotel & Grounds (310)
Bathroom (11)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
HelenWildermuth
3 January 2018|
Answer
Response from travelersjimbeth | Reviewed this property |
We saw guests during our stay with one and two pets {dogs} and housekeeping was considerate about cleaning room only when gust was there to help prevent "pets on the run." We suggest if unusual pet{s} to inquire at booking... More
1
Vote
Mary Jo C
19 November 2017|
Answer
Response from steve b | Reviewed this property |
The coast to stay is very reasonable for the area and time of the year. You can't put a price on what the facility has to offer. We are returning this year without any second thought.
0
Votes
kdsnookie
25 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from NoahandAdam | Reviewed this property |
No fee and free parking
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Insist on a balcony - some rooms lack a balcony and some of these are in the basement."
Read review
"Rooms with a view or partial view of the Gulf are great."
Read review
"A pool view room"
Read review
"Two choices, garden or parking lot yet each with a partial view of water."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite