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    Sunset Beach Inn

    3287 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5611
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 7 March 2013

    This Inn is more of a lodge. Those who found themselves in rooms located in the basement were furious (moldy, mildew, and stinky.). Charge was $250 a day. Everyone seemed to charged different amounts. The first day we arrived we knew we has made a...More

    1  Thank Judwb
    Reviewed 6 March 2013

    This is an average property with fair amenities and so-so rooms. There is nothing 'wrong' with the property - we equate it to a low-mid range property. Our biggest complaint is the cost for such a property. For over $300+ per night in March, we...More

    Thank denizati
    Response from LuxuryResorts, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 7 March 2013

    I would like to sincerely thank this guest for their honest appraisel and to assure them that I am, as General Manager, taking to heart the issues they brought up. I am reviewing the placement of the furniture to determine why it was placed in...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2013

    The first thing we noticed was that this hotel was smoke free, that we so appreciated. My husband and I had a wonderful time at Sunset from the stretch of private beach where we just walked and enjoyed nature. We sat by the pool quite...More

    Thank corbin722
    Response from LuxuryResorts, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 7 March 2013

    I want to send my sincere thanks to this guest for the kind comments and to say we are so happy you had a wonderful stay. We will look forward to your return.

    Reviewed 2 March 2013

    This is a 1950's era discount hotel. Here are only some reasons: inadequate space, extremely poor lighting in the room, tiny kitchen with trailer size stove, one very small closet, balcony with no view, no computer access, no amenities. Not only were we trying to...More

    2  Thank Jotb15
    Response from LuxuryResorts, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 7 March 2013

    We want to send our sincere apologies and warm regards to this guest. We strive to meet all our guest needs and it would appear our property is not the one for this guest. We did enjoy having you as our guest and, again, apologize...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2013 via mobile

    Our 32nd anniversary was to supposed to be special. It was--we almost stayed in a Pop-out room at Sunset Beach Inn, but got out just in time. We arrived and were assigned a "Sanibel" room (a semi-basement room), refused it and got their special "Pop-Out"...More

    2  Thank Hookroot
    Response from LuxuryResorts, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 7 March 2013

    Thank you for your evaluation and please be assured I am taking immediate steps to see what furniture it is that was in that shape to have it removed immediately and replaced. I do realize this room is a small room but will pay much...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$153 - US$455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Sanibel Sunset Beach Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Sanibel Island Sunset Beach Resort ,
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    • Sunset Beach Inn Sanibel Island, Florida
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    Floridafossil2016
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Bill W | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately, none of our Inns have an exercise room. However, we may be able to assist with information on local health clubs, if needed. Just let us know! Thank you. Bill Wellman, General... More
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    evesan668
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from Bill W | Property representative |
    Good afternoon evesan668, please send me your email and I will send you a map of our resort. The other suggestions noted are good as well, but I'd be glad to send the map too. Looking forward to your visit! Bill... More
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    20 April 2017|
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    Response from JD T | Reviewed this property |
    There is a grocery store approximately 5 minutes away. We brought a cooler and stopped at a Target by the interstate in Ft Myers on the way in to save $$. Restaurants for the most part are only a short drive away. Even... More
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    Room Tips
    "The "partial ocean views" are just that, and if you aren't near the west end of the hotel, your..."
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    "I think the ocean front rooms would be the best! Truth be told the location is so great any room is a good..."
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    "Book soon, save money, shop around, all the hotels are decent so save $"
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    "Rooms that have a better view should be at least on the 1st floor and after 115."
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