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Reviewed 18 April 2014

The rooms exactly as per the website the photos are honest, comfortable without being snazzy and unnecessary accoutrements...pretty much like Sanibel really. Good kitchenette (but a bit light on utensils if you are thinking of "really" self catering, no dishwasher) and TV and bedroom area,...More

1  Thank Chazza_and_Lukie
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Room was as pictures indicated. We stayed in the Sea Shell 1 with nice seating area and full kitchen. The bed was comfortable. There are eight choices for rooms. We liked the close walk to the beach. Chairs, umbrellas, etc were provided for our use....More

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Reviewed 26 March 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay , the room was clean and spacious enough , bed comfy & quiet area , the inn had cute porches & outdoor areas . There was lots of stuff to borrow for beach use ( a short walk ) bikes to...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 March 2014

This place is just fantastic. From my very first email correspondence with the owners I couldn’t wait to arrive and they were so friendly it made it seem like they couldn’t wait to see us. Upon arrival they’d left a really lovely welcome note for...More

2  Thank Adam K
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I've stayed here twice, both in late winter. I'd readily stay here again the next time I go to Sanibel. The Tarpon Tale is a house or maybe two houses joined, and it's been divided up nicely. Everything was clean and well maintained. The location...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$192 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$192 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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stevecuster
20 February 2017|
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Response from Sanibeldawn | Property representative |
We have backpack beach chairs, beach towels, umbrellas and carts for our guests' use. Our rates also include complementary use of our bicycles for adult guests. Please let us know if you have any other questions!
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PhyllisFt_Lauderdle
5 May 2015|
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Response from Sanibeldawn | Property representative |
Hi! All of our rooms have a standard drip coffee maker with a starter pack of coffee and there is a Keurig machine in our lobby with pods, creamer and sweeteners. Please let us know if you have any other questions !
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"The back garden area is very nice"
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"You must look at rooms on website. Rooms are few and occupancy is small. It's a small but exquisite..."
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"rooms on the back side are more intimate"
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"I would prefer a garden room...but give them a call and they will help you choose."
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