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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 19 September 2011

This is not our first time in Sanibel, but we usually stay in Ft Myers and drive to Sanibel (because Ft Myers hotels are cheaper), But we decided to try a hotel inside the island specially with beach access to avoid being late at the beach. I had a free upgrade to the higher level rooms. Room and Bathroom are...

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Glendive, Montana
Reviewed 17 September 2011

The website and reviews led me to believe my wife and I were staying at a unique and upscale establishment. In reality, it's a motor inn. The staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean, but small. The location was excellent - right on the beach with lots of shelling available. The pool and courtyard were very nice. The...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 27 August 2011

I don't know where to start. my wife and I were celebrating our 25th anniversary . we think we made a best choice. room was very clean and well maintained .very nice breakfast. and the most important . Miss Holly ,she went out of her ways to make our stay more pleasant. she surprise us with basket of fruit with...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 25 August 2011

We celebrated our 4th anniversary here at the end of July. We had a great stay. The front desk person was very nice and provided good restaurant recommendations. The person who helps with the beach chairs was very accommodating and friendly. Our room was very clean and comfortable. We would definitely return.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA
Reviewed 25 August 2011

You have to understand, island resorts are not like the skyscraper resorts you get at other beaches, I think that is why some were not pleased in their reviews. We LOVED this place! Not too crowded. We could bike (for free) to shops and restaurants. The room was VERY clean and well kept. The staff were nice. It was out...

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Coral Gables, Florida
Reviewed 24 August 2011

We stayed here for Memorial Weekend and it was more a choice for a good price than anything else. The hotel has a good location. Good paths for biking, clean and spacious. Nice beach and pool. My only problem was that the TV was not working (remote) when I checked in and they pretended for us to just accept that....

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Crestline, Ohio
Reviewed 12 August 2011

What a wonderful place to stay for a week or two. The staff goes over and above to give you the best service. The manager HOLLY is the real deal, the desk staff is very helpful also. We have visited Sanibel for 25 years and have stayed here many times. Most recently twice a year. The beach is beautiful and...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 July 2011

My partner and I spent here a few nights (3 or 4 I believe) in April. It was our last accommodation during the trip around Florida. The greeting at the reception was not friendly. We went to our room and I saw the airco unit falling apart and damaged net in the window (on the balcony). Then I saw a...

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LuxuryResorts, General Manager at Sunset Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns regarding your stay in April. We regret that your overall stay failed to meet your expectations and we take it very seriously. We tak great pride in our normally exceptional level of service and we apologize for missing the mark in this case. We take these comments and our guest...

Kent, Ohio
Reviewed 24 July 2011

We spent a few days at the resort, the check-in was quick and friendly! We were upgraded as they had some higher priced rooms available and were not charged extra! The continental breakfast was fabulous! Freshly baked donuts, scones, muffins and other items from an Island bakery! Yum! I cannot tell you how beautiful the view was, and the shelling...

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Lakelanr, FL
Reviewed 20 July 2011

Sanibel Sunset Beach Resort is a true treasure! With a family of 5, we were able to stay a week without worries. The front desk staff provided information about local activities as well as restaurant recommendations. The Housekeeping Staff worked around my teenagers' and toddler's schedules. EVERYONE was cheerful and happy! We will schedule next year's vacation here!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sunset Beach Inn includes forty-six guestrooms and suites nestled on 4.5 acres of tropical Sanibel Island. Our 360 feet of beach along the Gulf of Mexico offers beautiful shells, tranquil sunsets and pristine sand. Relax by the pool with the Gulf of Mexico across the horizon.Each morning prepare for an activity filled day with a complimentary Continental breakfast, with an assortment of fresh fruit and breakfast breads. Play a set of tennis or ride a complimentary bicycle and explore the 23 miles of bike paths throughout Sanibel Island. Play a friendly game of volleyball with the beach just within view. Two shuffleboard courts await a challenging game near the picnic area. The resort offers two gas grills and picnic tables-perfect for a family dinner out under the graceful palms. Whether relaxation or fun filled activities are in your vacation plans, The Sunset Beach Inn provides the perfect beach getaway for families and couples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Beach Inn

Address: 3287 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5611
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $270 - $648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sunset Beach Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Sanibel Sunset Beach Hotel Sanibel Island
Sanibel Island Sunset Beach Resort
Sanibel Sunset Beach Resort
Sanibel Island Sunset Beach Hotel
Sunset Beach Inn Sanibel Island, Florida
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#7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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“Stay away from rooms 140 through 145. Those are in the basement.”
 of 5 bubbles WheelingWVMarty, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“3rd floor near the beach”
 of 5 bubbles K390FBsteveb, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were in 209. The rooms with the higher numbers, up to 219, have the better view (closer to beach as the number goes up.)”
 of 5 bubbles Libby_travels_alot, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“look for surrounding area hotels that have better customer service which there is West Inn, Sanibel Holiday Inn ISLAND INN much better”
 of 5 bubbles normal563, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“there is a guest laundry room”
 of 5 bubbles 280kh, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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