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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

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1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from a week-long stay with my family of 4. Stayed in a coastal view room that also overlooked a nice garden. Very spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit was great for us. I thought the nightly price was fair. We ate at all of the onsite restaurants and all were very good. Staff throughout the resort were friendly... More 

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sam S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay! I am happy to hear you enjoyed your unit, and had enough room for you and your family to be comfortable. Thank you for the compliments regarding our restaurants and team, it is greatly appreciated. Bailey's Marketplace has been a huge hit from all of our... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are definetely going back! Had an amazing time and my kids had so much fun!! The rooms were perfect, the location of the resort was great. Very relaxing vacation!!!!!!!! Beautiful beach, my kids wanted to stay in the water all day!

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Claudia M, Thank you for your awesome review. We are so happy to hear you and your family will be back for more fun for the kids and relaxation for you! Thank you again, see you soon. Phillip Starling General Manager More 

Miami, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The resort is a wonderful place to go and enjoy the beauty of Sanibel Island. We stay here and every year and always enjoy our stays. Recently there have been lots of renovation and the place is prettier every time we come back. However, I can't say the same for the food at the Sea Breeze cafe. The food is... More 

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Rortiz519, Thank you for the great review and for continuously choosing Sundial for your family's stay on Sanibel. We are so happy to hear that repeat guests, such as yourselves, appreciate our renovations and improvements to the resort! I apologize for your experience at See Breeze Cafe, and hope you give the us another chance during your next visit.... More 

Ona, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We only had one night at the Resort but it was a lot of fun. Collecting shells and sitting in the hot tub. Watching a storm develop but never arriving to rain on the relaxation. The only thing missing in the room was a view of the gulf. Maybe next time.

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 725hughr, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay. We hope next time you are able to spend more than one night at our Resort! Being a barrier island, Sanibel is a great spot to watch storms develop off the coast for a truly unique experience. Thank you again for the review, we look forward to seeing you back soon.... More 

Wellington, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sanibel and Sundial have given me and my family over forty years of wonderful memories. First with my parents, my husband and then our children. Hopefully we can bring our granddaughter too. We will always treasure times here as the happiest of our lives.

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear janicer349, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Sundial. We are always thrilled to hear from guests with generations of Sundial family memories, and hope your granddaughter gets to join in on the family fun! We are honored to have hosted some of the happiest times of your lives, and look forward to creating... More 

Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really very happy with the location of our room, near the main building. The room had a beautiful view and the kitchen came with everything we needed. We throughly enjoby the barbecue with the tables as it was serene surrounded by trees. Front desk was very helpful, especially giving us tips for restaurants.We love the location of the resort but... More 

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 711cheryll, Thank you for the 5 star review! I'm glad to see you enjoyed your room, the kitchen, and of course the beautiful view. Our Front Desk team is full of service super stars, thank you for recognizing them. We hope to see you back soon for more fun at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa! Phillip Starling General... More 

Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great family vacation with plenty of things to do. We loved the location. The staff were helpful. We will definitely come back. We have already recommended this property to other individuals and shared pictures.

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tami L, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed a great vacation here at Sundial. It is an honor when any of our guests choose to recommend our resort to their friends and loved ones, so again, thank you! We can't wait to see you and your family again soon. Phillip... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here recently after many years and it was wonderful. Location is great and the staff is super helpful and courteous. Would highly recommend. Love the availability of free kayaks and paddle boards! Pool was excellent as well and the beach is beautiful.

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Dear michellewF3491AG, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, and we are happy to have had you back! I'm glad to see you experienced the Sundial team's helpful and courteous service. We hope you won't wait "many years" again before your family's next trip to Sundial! Thanks again for your review. Phillip Starling General Manager More 

Hilton, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a great vacation at Sundial. There are many pools, and a main pool with a kiddie slide. My kids played on that slide for hours! The poolside bar and restaurant were fantastic. Although drink prices a little high. The beach was gorgeous and the kayaking was great. The no-see-um bugs were bad at dusk and we all got... More 

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Dear Robin C, Thank you for the great review, I am happy to hear your family had lots of fun during your stay! The slide at the resort pool is always a hit for kids of all ages! I'm glad you enjoyed Turtle's Beach and Pool Bar. It is currently under renovation to refinish the covering to be a thatched... More 

Aventura, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Sundial offers a four star stay. I will always stay on this property when I visit Sanibel. No other hotel can compare. The cleanliness and comfort of the room was remarkable. The service was great. You actually feel as though you are in your very own apartment.

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PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 563alissat, Thank you for the fantastic review! For three years in a row, we have been honored to be voted the Best Full Service Resort through the 'Islander' Newspaper's "Best of the Islands" contest. I am happy to see you would agree with this title! I am always thrilled to hear our team provided great service to our guests,... More 

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