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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
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    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for a wedding that took place on the beach. The beach is very rugged and not groomed for optimal enjoyment. It's pretty but the sand flies or no see'ums ate everyone alive during the ceremony and the reception wasn't much better. Hard...More

    1  Thank beckypooh
    Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 15 January 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry to hear that we did not exceed your expectations, unfortunately No-See-ums are a real nuisance on the island / south Florida we do spray but they live in sand and...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    Great location. Loved the Caribbean feel of this place and the gorgeous palm trees which surrounded the grounds. If you desire relaxing and peaceful I highly recommend Waterside. Just the spot to recharge your spirit. The staff was friendly, accommodating and informative about what to...More

    Thank wmpm3
    Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

    Prior to my vacation I had never been to Sanibel before. I chose the Waterside Inn due to their great reviews on trip advisors. When I called, Mary, was super helpful in making my reservation as well as informative about the island, things to do,...More

    Thank Cassandra H
    Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

    The place is very old, dirty and not well kept. Dirty walls, doors and floors. My feet bottoms were black in less than a minute of walking around inside. Hair all over the vanity and bathroom sink. Lip marks on a glass in the cupboard....More

    1  Thank LuvSlinkyDog
    Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

    Staff was money oriented and not guest-experience oriented. Overpriced. Refused to give us AAA discount claiming January 4 was high time despite the parking lot being empty. Ran out of hot water in the shower after one short shower. Charged us for an extra person...More

    2  Thank Zeeeye
    Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 5 January 2016

    Dear Guest, First I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry that we did not exceed your expectations we strive to make sure that all of our guests have a great stay with us. All of...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$149 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
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    • Waterside Resort Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Inn On The Beach Sanibel Island, Florida
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    Stewart T
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Bannyrose | Reviewed this property |
    We had Lime Cottage and loved it. It is old, but it was clean. It was very quiet, no parties. Have fun!
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    14 July 2017|
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    Yes, I saw a couple with a dog there
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    17 February 2017|
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    Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
    Yes we do have complementary beach chairs and Beach umbrella rentals.
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