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Mitchell's Sandcastles

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Okcheon-gun, South Korea
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Here are my bonafides: In grade school, 1960s, my aunt & uncle took me to the Surf& Sand about 8000 Collins Ave in Surfside, north of Miami Beach. It was a small mom & pop place near the ElDorado & not far from the Fountainbleu, already famous for being in Goldfinger w/Sean Connery. Not even a pool in the early...

1Thank abapo1
Ninety Six, South Carolina
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is 2nd time we stayed at Mitchell's. What attracted us was the small cottages on the beach and then the fact that we could bring our 2 dogs. They must be on leash but were so please to be able to have them on beach with us. Locations is perfect. Quiet part of Sanibel. Offers bikes and kayaks at...

2Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were there for a week it was a great place to stay I would stay there again and again. I look forward to our next trip there with family and friend I would highly recommend Mitchell to anyone I talk to.

1Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

The bungalows are simple and comfortable. It's so amazing to be steps from the ocean... We went paddle boarding and kayaking, biking and played tennis. It's 'activities' paradise. The owner is extremely nice and recommended restaurants, he even made a reservation on our first night. I hope I can come back soon 👍🏻😀.

2Thank Gege B
Miami, FL
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I just got back from this wonderful place and I can't wait to go back (for a longer time next time, I hope). Everything was just perfect. The owners, Joel and Kim, are absolutely great and made us feel very welcomed, and the love and care they have for the property shows everywhere you look. The whole property is extremely...

2Thank lizzieMiamiFL
Walpole, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We got home yesterday from five wonderful days on Sanibel. My husband and I are in our late 50's. We've never been before and took a chance on Mitchell's based on previous reviews. We LOVED it! We were in Cottage #1 with an amazing view of the water. The cottage was well appointed, roomy and had everything we needed for...

Thank mahetu
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We rented Sea Spray and Ocean Mist for a family vacation. Great for every age group, but some problems too: air conditioner in bedroom of Sea Spray was shrieking when we checked in. They got repairman in but after a few nights we got a humid day/night and the bed was soaking wet from the AC dripping on it. Luckily,...

2Thank Beth S
Metropolis, Illinois
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We travel to Sanibel at least once a year and had stayed at the same location for years as I became close friends with the manager. After her untimely passing, I decided to move on. Nothing was considered for a stay that wasn't "old Florida style". No granite counter tops for me! I want a screened front porch to see...

3Thank Madge B
Old Saybrook, Connecticut
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Spent a week at Sandcastles and it felt like another world. The efficiency we had was spacious and well-appointed. The grounds were lovely and well-maintained with winding walkways that made it feel like it's own little 'village'. Easy walk to the beach which was expansive and never crowded (and neither were either of the pools, fitness center or laundry room)....

Thank Phyllis A
Utica, Michigan
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Sea Star for 4 nights - fantastic. We stepped out our front door onto the beach. It felt like we had it completely to ourselves. Guests in other cottages were friendly and quiet. The screened porch was wonderful...We almost never left it. The staff was friendly and helpful. The Sea Star was fine for two people...

1Thank CYuhas

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Mitchell's Sandcastles

Address: 3951 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5298
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Mitchell`s Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island
Mitchells Sandcastles Sanibel Island
Mitchells Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island
Mitchell's Sandcastles Sanibel Island, Florida
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“#10 has a wonderful ocean view, is very comfortable”
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“Sandpiper room (the one we used) is perfect for a couple and a pet.”
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“Check out the online map or talk to the owners”
tipton68, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The entire place was quiet and ask when a reservation is made what they recommend.”
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LeeH961, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The driftwood room has a great view of the ocean”
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