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    Sunshine Island Inn

    642 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7102
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good28%
    • Average4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 May 2012

    Sunshine Island Inn was a superb place to spend three days in Sanibel. This is for those who like to tour the island as well as enjoy being together in a quiet, picturesque area. Jean was a wonderful host who gave us tremendous information on...More

    1  Thank emmapotter
    Response from mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island InnResponded 23 May 2012

    Thanks so much for your review - sounds like you both enjoyed your stay at the Sunshine Island Inn. Looking forward to seeing you again. Jean Property Manager Sunshine Island Inn

    Reviewed 15 May 2012

    We was looking for a place in FL for a mini vacation that would not break the bank and accept my dogs without paying a pet fee that would not break the bank and since I live in FL I have been to many destinations,...More

    Thank poncia0114
    Response from mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island InnResponded 20 May 2012

    Thanks for your review of the Sunshine Island Inn. Glad you had a great time and I'm looking forward to seeing you again. Jean Property Manager Sunshine Island Inn

    Reviewed 26 April 2012

    After many visits to the same place on Sanibel prior to this vacation, I have found my new favorite. We spent 5 nights in April, with my Mom and my nieces in the adjscent unit. The reason for my change was the fact that I...More

    1  Thank Allan G
    Response from mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island InnResponded 30 April 2012

    Glad you and your family enjoyed visiting the Sunshine Island Inn. Hope to see all of you in the future. Jean, Property Manager

    Reviewed 25 April 2012

    We stayed for 4 days in late March 2012. This was our 3rd trip to Sanibel and our 3rd time at Sunshine Island Inn. So happy to have discovered this quaint place. Everything was as clean as can be, fresh towels every day if you...More

    Thank Linda U
    Response from mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island InnResponded 26 April 2012

    Thanks for taking the time out of your busy life to review the Sunshine Island Inn. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Jean, Property Manager

    Reviewed 5 April 2012

    We spent three days at Sunshine Island Inn in Feb 2012. We found it a quiet relaxing spot with easy access to the beach and other activities. We later stayed at another spot which cost twice as much and didn't provide free use of beach...More

    Thank Bob E
    Response from mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island InnResponded 9 April 2012

    I'm glad you enjoyed your stay at our little piece of paradise. Looking forward to seeing you in the future. Jean, Property Manager

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #16 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Sunshine Island Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Sunshine Island Inn Sanibel Island, Florida
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    Paulette T
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    Yes 15 per night
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    "Only 6 rooms I believe"
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    "Rooms are priced according to size. Tropical Paradise room is the most private. It is a two room suite."
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    "One of the few economy places on Sanibel. Banyan Room is very large"
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    "We loved the size of the Banyan room. Also, dogs are welcome. Made a new friend, Dunkin, while visiting."
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