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Dolphin Inn

2.0 of 5
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6555 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
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Ranked #19 of 46 Hotels in Fort Myers Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 8 nights over the Easter period and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. As the hotel is relatively small you get the personal touch. Travis and his staff are always on hand should you need any help, not that we needed it as there were no problems. Our room overlooked the waterway at the back of the property... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay. Travis and his staff were great! Rooms very clean and comfortable, pool was perfect and its just a minute walk across the street to the beach. Bikes were available for rent, chairs were available to borrow for the beach. Publix is minutes away. Definitely will stay there again.

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Cambridge, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We were very lucky to find this place since everything else was over priced or not available. The location is great. Travis is very nice and accommodating. The pool is beautiful. The rooms are well laid out. They have everything you could possibly need. The bad part is the furniture. The couch and chairs looked dirty and worn. The sheet... More 

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Madison, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Made a short notice trip to Fort Myers and selected the Dolphin Inn Resort based solely upon reviews posted on Trip Advisor. We had a wonderful stay. Very friendly staff and manager. Room was clean, spacious, and had lots of natural light. We stayed on the 2nd floor, in one of the larger apartments. Location was great, with access to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Fast, friendly and fun way to rent bikes that you can tool around on the street or better yet on the beach. The staff was kind with helpful tips and gave me a nice bike to cruise around on for only $10 a day with a lovely basket and working lock. You can't beat it! Traffic toward the beach is... More 

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Beldenville, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Dolphin Inn for 5 nights in December and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We were greeted with a smile, even with our late arrival. The room was small, but it was very clean and had everything we needed including a kitchen with plates, pots and pans. The canal and dock were right outside... More 

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Bloomington, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Our family of five thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Dolphin Inn for our 7-day vacation to Ft. Myers Beach. We loved being on the less-busy side of the island but still within reach of downtown, a short trolley or car-ride away. The beach is so close, right across the street with direct access and easy to walk to with your... More 

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Tamarac, Florida
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Just returned from 7 wonderful days at the Dolphin Inn in Ft Myers Beach, hopefully we will be back there very soon. Boat dock for your boat right outside your room, just seconds from Estero Bay. beach is across the street, can't get more relaxing than that. Close to everything you need to make your stay enjoyable, yet far enough... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Hospitable, cosy and affordable. Greeted with a warm welcome from knowledgable staff. 1 min walk to the beautiful beach, 10 mins drive from all bars and restaurants. Free kayak hire and cheap bike hire. There is also a cinema next door. What's not to love?

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

This worked perfectly for us. It's right across the street from the beach and the guy at the desk when we checked in was EXTREMELY helpful. He pointed out anything we might be interested in, offered the kayaks for free, and was a down-to-earth guy, eager to give us a great experience. This seemed like a very laid back and... More 

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