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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

3.0 of 5 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lapeer, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

My husband and I stayed for my birthday, first time here. We rented one of the condo's for a week - E207. Beautifully maintained. Resort is very nice. Only thing was the ants on the beach biting our legs and sometimes as the resort bar they would be biting our legs/feet. Overall great place to stay.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful location. Restaurant excellent... Food the best on the island. Our condo, E301, was the best in 22 years. Best beach- beach access 5. Best sunset- adventures in paradise. Best tour- tram tour of J Ding Darling Reserve.. Ask for Lewis.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Lovely Sanibel lovely Sundial Resort ! We couldn't be happier with our recent stay at the Sundail. We arrived on a Sunday early afternoon before check in and was greeter by a very friendly Benjamin. He offered service with a smile , explained all of the fun in the sun things to do at the resort and on the island.... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sara M, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our front desk and restaurant staff was able to make a great impression with you and your family! Please come back and visit us again in the... More

Estero, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This resort is divided into multiple buildings and is a combination hotel & condo property. The facilities are a little older having been built in the mid 1970’s however the property is well maintained and clean. The hotel seems to be going through a transition period with new ownership and some minor modifications. We stayed in a 2 bedroom condo... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 515mike, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will come again! Join us again in the near future, with the Sanibel Fall Festival we offer great live entertainment at the main pool deck and... More

New York, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This lovely resort has lots of amenities and a great restaurant. The accommodations are all condos so you have a very nice full kitchen and living room.Not all rooms have balconies or views, so you have to decide what you're will to pay for.

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cristina204, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are glad to hear that your stay and restaurant experience was enjoyable. Join us again in the near future, with the Sanibel Fall Festival we offer great live entertainment at the main pool deck and Sea Breeze Restaurant. We will... More

Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

For over 15 years, my husband and I attended a meeting on Sanibel, at the Sundial, in June, extending our time to enjoy our anniversary as well. When we stopped going to the meeting, we decided to take our whole family (grown kids and grandkids) over for a short stay. Three years ago, the tradition started and this past year... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear LKellyFL, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are ecstatic to hear that you had a wonderful stay here at the resort and that our amenities and staff made a positive impression on your vacation! Join us again in the near future, with the Sanibel Fall Festival we... More

Merrick, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Fabulous staff......Sherly at the front desk makes you feel so welcome and is always so very helpful and always smiling!!! Marina was also very pleasant and so very helpful! They both made us feel so welcome to the Sundial. We stayed for 5 days, our accommodations were outstanding!! We had a 2 bedroom Gulf Coast view, 2 baths, gorgeous kitchen,... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jackie G, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will come again! Join us again in the near future, with the Sanibel Fall Festival we offer great live entertainment at the main pool deck... More

Miami, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

A/C broken and they will not be able to fixed until next day. Do not have lights in the building or the parking lot, after sun goes down everything goes dark, and you don't see anything so you have to stay in your apt. Do not try to walking in the beach in the afternoon because the mosquitos will kill... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear DAS20132013, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We sincerely apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your recent stay. While our location right on the beach is ideal for anyone looking for the sand between their toes, Florida is home to many different insects that our guests may... More

Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

we have stayed at the sundial numerous times 9 or 10 over the last few years. 5 in a row as of late. we started with our own children and now they come with their children. our last visits have been uneven I would say. 2011 was not good at all, but was made better by some credit given as... More

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Benjamin S, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gmp50, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We have implemented a Quality Assurance program to ensure the improvement of all units that the resort rents out. Additionally, the issues that you described above will be brought to Housekeeping department's attention. We apologize for your recent experience and hope... More

Tamworth, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My daughter and I stayed at the sundial beach resort and had a fantastic time. We stayed in a one bedroom unit that had two queen beds. It was very spacious and was just renovated with a beautiful kitchen and all new furnishings. Our unit had a court yard view that was beautifully landscaped with palm trees and a fountain... More

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Marina B, Front Office Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jean U, Thank you for sharing your experience from your last visit at the Sundial Beach Resort & Spa. We are ecstatic to hear that you had a wonderful stay here at the resort and that our amenities and staff made a positive impression on your vacation! Join us again in the near future, with the Sanibel Fall Festival... More

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Additional Information about Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

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 And Golf Resort
Sundial Beach & Golf Hotel Sanibel Island
Sundial Beach Hotel
Sundial Beach Resort
Sundial Beach Sanibel Island
Sundial Sanibel Island

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