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    Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

    4819 Tradewinds & Jamaica Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2605
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 17 June 2013

    Loved this, in every respect. The beach is wide and deep, with no other hotels or public beach access close by. We found sand dollars, saw a manatee and porpoises, rode bikes to Captiva and around the island, and swam in the pool to cool...More

    1  Thank CaptBrent
    Reviewed 12 June 2013

    I will start with THE BEST MANAGERS ever!!- this place is nice- little older style cottages- VERY clean short walk to beach.....but thanks to Stephanie and Luke this place become so much more. They really know how to run the business and make you feel...More

    1  Thank lucieza1
    Reviewed 8 June 2013

    The best hotel by far with private beach, cute old florida cottage on beach. Oscar our dog loves it here, staff is very accommodating for dogs with welcome baskets including treats and beach towels. Staff is knowledgeable about area and have list of restaurants for...More

    2  Thank Trvlndawg
    Reviewed 1 June 2013

    We have stayed at Tropical Winds at least five times. We love it...so does our dog. The new managers are wonderful and the place is clean and well kept. If I had one complaint, it would be the furniture. Since Sanibel is not known for...More

    Thank sandyrose749
    Reviewed 29 April 2013

    What an amazing weekend. Renewed our vows on the beautiful beach at sunset. Beach is amazing, tons of shells and our cottage was perfect. Rented the 2 bedroom/2 bath cottage with another couple and it was immaculate. Luke and Stephanie (managing couple) make you feel...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$137 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Sanibel Island
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    LuvtheSanibelSun
    30 September 2016|
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    To my knowledge we have had zero instances in the last year where we were without water for that length of time. So I am unsure of when you could of stayed here. Reviews and questions are reserved for recent or upcoming... More
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    "Unit #10 is the closest walk to the beach. Unit #1 is the farthest walk to the beach."
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    "Choose one of the cottages closest to the beach."
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    "Only one has a king bed otherwise they have two double beds in the rooms -there are not many so booking ahead..."
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    "unit 7 near ocean was clean and updated."
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