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Sunshine Island Inn

2.5 of 5 642 East 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

After spending ONE horrible night in a tent in Sanibel Island I found this hidden gem of a place. It is as cute as can be, great location, affordable, and a POOL! The room were clean and very comfortable! I will be back! The staff was FABULOUS!!

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Bradenton, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

This is such a quaint little place. It has all the comforts of home and is a short walk to the beach OR right on a quiet canal! They supply a beach cart, umbrella and 2 chairs- which was quite thoughtful. And it is only a short drive to good restaurants (we liked Traders and Chips Steak House). The place... More 

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review the Sunshine Island Inn. Hopefully you will be able to return to enjoy our little piece of paradise. Jean Property Manager More 

Westland, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012 via mobile

Returned for my 2nd stay at the Inn. This year I stayed in the Palm Cottage. Very nice unit and very clean. I enjoyed my stay with my family, especially the set up with the pool in the interior steps from your door. Jean, the manager, is a very hard worker and nice host. I would recommend this inn for... More 

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed another stay at the Sunshine Island Inn. Looking forward to seeing you again. Jean Property Manager More 

Lakeland, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Very clean fun place to stay. Jean is a fantastic host there - very helpful and friendly. Had a wonderful time - extended our stay for another day. Close to the beach but also very quiet and relaxing. Would definitely return!!!

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to let everyone know what you think of the Sunshine Island Inn. I'm glad you both had a great time and I am looking forward to seeing you in the future. Jean Property Manager Sunshine Island Inn More 

Clearwater, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Sunshine Island Inn was a superb place to spend three days in Sanibel. This is for those who like to tour the island as well as enjoy being together in a quiet, picturesque area. Jean was a wonderful host who gave us tremendous information on Sanibel and things to do there and in the surrounding area. The rooms were uniquely... More 

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review - sounds like you both enjoyed your stay at the Sunshine Island Inn. Looking forward to seeing you again. Jean Property Manager Sunshine Island Inn More 

Tampa, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

We was looking for a place in FL for a mini vacation that would not break the bank and accept my dogs without paying a pet fee that would not break the bank and since I live in FL I have been to many destinations, but I had not been to Sanibel in over 17 years and my partner had... More 

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Thanks for your review of the Sunshine Island Inn. Glad you had a great time and I'm looking forward to seeing you again. Jean Property Manager Sunshine Island Inn More 

Tampa Fl
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

After many visits to the same place on Sanibel prior to this vacation, I have found my new favorite. We spent 5 nights in April, with my Mom and my nieces in the adjscent unit. The reason for my change was the fact that I could bring my small, well behaved dogs and not have the anxiety of trusting their... More 

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Glad you and your family enjoyed visiting the Sunshine Island Inn. Hope to see all of you in the future. Jean, Property Manager More 

Aston, PA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

We stayed for 4 days in late March 2012. This was our 3rd trip to Sanibel and our 3rd time at Sunshine Island Inn. So happy to have discovered this quaint place. Everything was as clean as can be, fresh towels every day if you want, beach chairs, umbrellas and a cart provided for each unit. Across the street from... More 

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time out of your busy life to review the Sunshine Island Inn. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Jean, Property Manager More 

Bloomington, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

We spent three days at Sunshine Island Inn in Feb 2012. We found it a quiet relaxing spot with easy access to the beach and other activities. We later stayed at another spot which cost twice as much and didn't provide free use of beach umbrella, chairs and towels. Laundry was also free and convenient. We love this place.

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay at our little piece of paradise. Looking forward to seeing you in the future. Jean, Property Manager More 

Pickering, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

Just like home- quiet, clean and very pet friendly. Thanks Jean and Joanne We will be back!

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mgrsunshineislandinn, Manager at Sunshine Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review the Sunshine Island Inn. Hope to see you in the future. Jean Property Manager More 

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Address: 642 East Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sunshine Island Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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