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Driftwood Inn

711 Donax St., Sanibel Island, FL
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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very lovely little cottages near to the beach and to the main Sanibel Island activities. Rent a bike and you'll have access to everything you will want or need. These cottages are dated but are very well maintained and wonderfully clean and functional. Dog friendly for those with furry little family members. Bridget is a dream and will solve any... More 

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Winter Park, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and business partner and each of our dogs just spent 4 nights after Christmas at the Driftwood Inn. This two bedroom, 2 bath cottage was ideal for us. It is roomy, the kitchen is very well equipped, it has good Wi-Fi, and there is a great patio to sit out on, have coffee and evening cocktails or meals.... More 

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Thank Sherri C
Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just returned from our anniversary trip and spent 4 nights in our cottage at Driftwood Inn. We loved our 2 bedroom 2 bath cottage as it allowed us to have separate bathrooms to get ready in. In off season the rates are totally reasonable. It was nice, roomy and comfortable although the bed was a little... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

My parents and I stayed here in December 2013, and we had a great time. At the time, the property needed a little TLC, but it now has new owners. It is neat, fairly clean and well cared for now. We just left a 2 night stay: August 2015. This is a pet friendly property with 4 units. It is... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Good value for the money, especially the 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom in the off season. Nice location to access lots of the fun things to do on the island. Quiet in the bedrooms, but it's on a busy road, so ask for the suites in the back, if you can get them. It comes partially equipped, in that you need... More 

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Sturgis, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I stayed at the Driftwood Inn for three weeks in May/June 2015. The cottage was charming, clean and spacious. Bridget was more than accommodating and provided everything I needed to make my extended stay on the island a wonderful experience. It was only a very short walk to the beach, maybe 5 minutes. The cottage was pet friendly so I... More 

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Medfield MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Mu husband and I just returned from a 4-day stay in one of these charming "cottages." We were pleasantly surprised by everything we saw, given how affordable the place was. The rooms were spacious, clean and nicely decorated. The kitchen was stocked with whatever we needed. Bedding was comfortable, although the mattresses were a bit hard for our taste. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I give this place only four stars because I wasn't aware that the cottages are actually duplexes. BUT, they are very room, totally well appointed, comfy, clean and worth the price. Bridgette was very helpful with reservations and preparations, and helped out with a couple of minor details after we arrived. The beach is an easy walk, as well as... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

These new owners were super nice to us and our dogs. Any issues we had, they solved. The lodging was very roomy and clean. With the many bike trails, we were convenient to everything we needed. We will definitely stay here again.

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Sanibel Island, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The new owners are great, and cared about if I had any concerns. The space was perfect for our stay. It was especially nice that we got to bring out furry friend with us, he loved the beach. It was great to have a kitchen to cook lunch, and great to have so many restaurant choices for dinner at night.... More 

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