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Sanibel Island Beach Resort

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A tranquil boutique hotel nestled amid swaying palms and sandy beaches Sanibel Island Beach Resort is a cherished gulf-front retreat for nature lovers - shell collectors and those who enjoy outdoor recreation mixed with great shopping and dining. Guests enjoy private beach access as well as an outdoor pool and sundeck bike rentals tennis courts hammocks and lounge chairs.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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47Car recommended
Grade: 47 out of 100
23Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
8Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night before moving to the Marriott at the other end of Sanibel Causeway. The room was clean but very small. The worst thing was the lack of any sound insulation between rooms. We could hear every conversation of our neighbors...More

1  Thank Bumpydog
Response from MatthewG3705, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

Dear Bumpydog Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Please accept our apologies for any challenges regarding noise from your neighbors. Thank you for your feedback regarding the rooms cleanliness, I will be sure to pass on your feedback to Housekeeping. We hope you will...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for one night while looking at Gulf Coast University. We were allowed to check in early (noon) and given bracelets to use the pool, beach, eat a picnic lunch at one of the tables even though our room was not ready. The staff...More

1  Thank MammaLax
Response from Sharon T, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach ResortResponded February 27, 2018

Dear MamaLax, Thank you for the 5 out of 5 rating and congratulations on your family member that may attend university in our area. We are pleased we were able to honor your request and that you found the staff to be friendly and accommodating....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my girlfriend there this past weekend for her birthday. The place was really, really nice. We were greeted and given wrist bands for the beach & pool, and given a bag with a couple of battles of water. The resort and island are...More

Thank Escape43566168567
Response from MatthewG3705, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

Dear Escape43566168567 Thank you for leaving a review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to see you had such a great time with us & happy belated birthday wishes from all of us here at Sanibel Island Beach Resort. We look forward to having you as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived and was greeted instantly. They provided a shell bag and 2 waters, and also wrist bands for the pool and beach area. Grounds were very clean. The cost at the bar was a little pricey and the nachos were only ok. But the room...More

Thank Tiffani C
Response from MatthewG3705, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

Dear Tiffani C Thank you for leaving a review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to see you had a wonderful time with us, thank you for your feedback regarding our resort & room cleanliness. Please accept our apologies regarding the nachos, it appears we missed...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

This quaint little resort fits right in with the slow motion and calmness of Sanibel Island. If it's relaxation you crave, this is the place to go. Hammocks, palm trees, private beach and sunshine is all I need and SIBR offers all of this and...More

Thank BobbyJoJr
Response from MatthewG3705, General Manager at Sanibel Island Beach ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Robert V Thank you for your five star feedback on TripAdvisor. I will be sure you pass on your kind words to our team, we hope to see you back soon. Thanks. Matthew G

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Response from Lisa A | Reviewed this property |
Construction was underway when we were there, but was not a disruption. Keurig yes. Only 2 caffeinated, 2 decaf. 1 hammock? maybe 2. Nice seating around pool. IDK about bikes.
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Response from ftloos | Reviewed this property |
We went Friday after Thanksgiving and they were to start the construction on Monday, closing the pool and pool bar area plus the rooms surrounding the pool area. I'd call the hotel directly as I did just before we left to... More
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Escape43566168567
2 weeks ago
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"Make sure to ask for beach view. Otherwise you will not have any view of the beach."
639tiffanic
3 weeks ago
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"Poolside rooms are nice, and the noise shouldn't be a problem. The hotel was very quiet despite having..."
96Karen
Jul. 29, 2018
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"Get the closest room to the beach there are a few buildings."
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Jul. 11, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$154 - US$468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
holiday inn sanibel island hotel sanibel islandsanibel island holiday inn
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Holiday Inn Sanibel Island
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSanibel Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
98
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