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Island Inn

3.0 of 5 3111 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Palm Springs CA, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Island Inn was delightful choice for our first visit to sanibel island. Stayed in Kimball Lodge with lanai facing Gulf and west. Sunsets were spectacular. Had king suite with kitchen. Beautiful and spacious bath. Flat screen tvs. Informative and friendly staff. Everything was clean and beach friendly. Can't wait to return !!

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent a fantastic week at the Island Inn to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. What a wonderful experience !! The staff was extremely courteous and helpful in every way. Our room was very nice, clean, and the housekeeping staff did a great job of maintaining our room all week. We have stayed at the Island Inn... More 

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Argenta, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were in Sanibel Island we stayed at the Island Inn and couldn't have been happier with the location and the accommodations. We had a beach view suite with a small kitchenette and couch area. The bathroom was huge with plenty of room. The inn is right on the beach and also includes a heated pool. There were plenty... More 

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Virginia beach
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First and foremost, I am a very picky person when come to selecting hotels for traveling. After searching and searching, I had decided to rather stay at a big chain modern hotels in fort Meyer and commute to Sanibrl island. All the hotels in Sanibel look almost like a 2 stars motel which I am absolutely prefer not to stay.... More 

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Walpole, New Hampshire
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8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 5 nights in the beginning of December. The room was perfect with a view of the ocean. The kitchenette was great, allowing us to prepare several of our meals. We spent mornings on the lanai. The staff could not have been nicer offering tips on where to shell and celebrating with us when we found a Junonia. We... More 

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is very well run, with recently updated rooms, attentive staff and a beautiful location on the beach. The rooms were spotless and bathrooms recently done. Overall it's a well-maintained small resort. The children loved meeting the naturalist from the shell museum at the hotel. Picking shells along the beach in the morning was even more fun after her... More 

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Sarasota, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our time here. We went for our wedding anniversary and it was perfect. It's true there are noseeums on Sanibel that will gobble you alive without repellent, but they only bothered us when we were sitting still, not walking on the beach. Also, they can't bother you on the screened lanai, which is where we spent a lot... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here the first week of October 2014. I loved it! The rooms were kept very clean and the location was amazing. The hotel is right on a beautiful beach with lots of shells and wildlife. The staff were all very friendly and accommodating. We stayed on the first floor of the Kimball Lodge (in a gulf view room)... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel to attend a wedding on the island. The hotel is very well kept up and has many fun activities. The staff were all very friendly and informative. Bike rentals were offered right on the property. The hotel room was very clean and updated. It was nice that the room had a mini fridge so we could... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at the Island Inn captivated everything I was hoping for! Everything from the clean inviting room to the on site amenities were just right. The Spoonbill Cottage was perfect for staying a few or more days since it had a full size kitchen, two bathrooms, living room & large screened porch. Not to mention the beautiful views of the... More 

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Address: 3111 West 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:3 star — Island Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Island Hotel Sanibel Island
Island Sanibel
Island Resort Sanibel
Is Sanibel
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island

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