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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

3.0 of 5 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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72 reviews 72 reviews
56 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are plenty of very positive reviews of the Sundial around this site so I don't feel the need to add much to them. Beach location is of course very very nice. Most, if not all, of the units are condos, and seem to be furnished by individual owners as the decor varies (been here a few times). Usually the... More

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Ostrander, Ohio, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay. We were in Building J with a pool & gulf view. Was good because it was close to the main building, beach and activities at the pool. If you like to watch people, the balcony is a great place to be. The condos are older, but ours was remodeled and in great shape. The color scheme... More

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Indiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a room that seemed half renovated. The ceiling and walls had some holes and the appliances needed to be upgraded but it was in no way dirty. The beds were extremely comfortable. The views of the ocean can't be beat. We were able to rent some kayaks and had a blast in the ocean. The pool is... More

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Winterthur, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The crew were very nice and helpful, on the reception, by the pool, renting the bikes or also in the restaurant. The room was very big, nice decorated and clean. Beach wasn't very exciting. The only thing we critisise that nobody told as, that the fitness area is under construction and not possible to use.

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Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is probably my 10th stay at the Sundial over the past 20 years. Most recently, 5 consecutive stays with three families. This latest visit was very good, and overall very relaxing and pleasant. The main pool area is open but with nearby construction. We utilized our own building's pool which was just fine. Some of the main entrances and... More

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Merrick, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

First, reservations were so easy speaking with Cheryl and Marina. They were both very pleasant and helful. Sherly and Danny were great at the front desk too, all so very veryhelful too. This was our 2nd stay at the Sundial Resort. The location is just beautiful right on the Gulf of Mexico, and the 2 bedroom suite we had was... More

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Litchfield NH
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were here for a quick weekend getaway and it couldn't have beeen better! The resort is undergoing so many improvements that it changes every time we come. Can't wait to see when it's all done! Outstanding unit wiht all new furniture (C-206) , incredible view of the beach! Jason and Jim at the beach bar were terrific as usual!

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Julio M, Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mary P: Thank you so much for your great review. We are doing some great changes and I agree, it will be GREAT once we get it all done. We hope to see you back soon! Thank you again for your feedback. Julio Morales Director of Services More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Sundial Beach Resort and Spa. The suites were beautiful - individually owned and decorated. We had two suites and both were quite different but to the same high standard. The bed was extremely comfortable. The staff were helpful and a late check out was no problem whatever. The pools were excellent, as was... More

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Julio M, Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear liliannz: Yes the "jelly's" are out this time of year. For the most part they stay away but with all the rains a wind we are seeing them come on to shore this year more than usual. But I am very glad to see you still enjoyed our resort and amenities. Thank you again for your feedback and we... More

Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Our family has stayed at Sundial several times. The resort is a quiet, relaxing family-friendly place with wonderful pools, tennis, kayaking and bike rentals. Golf is available across the road. The beach here is one of our favourites in Florida & has world class seashell hunting. There are nearby nature preserves and parks to explore. Shopping, cafes and restaurants are... More

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Julio M, Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Paul W A: Thank you for your kind words about the resort. It is always great to hear good comments from return guts like you are. Please be sure to stop by and ask for me next time you are in the area. I would love to say hi. Julio Morales Director of Services More

Miami, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This hotel really exceeded my expectations. The room we stayed in (I-302) was absolutely beautiful. We stayed here on Labor day weekend (August 30-Sept 1) and it was so relaxing. The property is directly on the beach which was amazing. We loved the happy hour at the bar everyday (Pina Coladas $5) and the bar staff was very friendly. The... More

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Julio M, Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dana M: Thank you so much for your feedback. I apologize for the internet and the Tennis equipment. I agree with you on both counts. Now for the good news: Internet has been addressed in about 85% of the units with each unit having its own router for not only wifi but plug in as well if you have... More

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Address: 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sundial Beach Resort & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 181
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Also Known As:
Sundial Beach & Golf Hotel Sanibel Island
Sundial Beach And Golf Resort
Sundial Beach Hotel
Sundial Beach Resort
Sundial Beach Sanibel Island
Sundial Sanibel Island

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