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Island Inn

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3111 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love the Island Inn! While other Florida locations are packed with high-rise hotels and condos, Sanibel offers a less commercialized experience. There is a strong conservation ethic here due to Darling Reserve. The Island Inn has a great location, it was nice to step out the door and onto the beach, instead of packing the car, or dragging stuff to... More 

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Bedford
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

stayed two nights march. good reception lovely room opening onto beach. however very small pool and the restaurant on st patricks night was appalling-we could not eat most of our main course just got the bill and left-worst meal in many years of visiting florida. overall some disappointments and not worth the money

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Island Inn is a wonderful place to relax and regenerate. Everyone was friendly and so accommodating. Our room was spotless, and Ella in housekeeping was awesome! It is pricey during peak season but what isn't and it is well worth it. A excellent choice for adults and families-no college breakers! BEAUTIFUL We will see you again Island Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Island Inn with our bridal party and it was great! It was beyond convenient and we are so glad we chose! Yes, it's pricey in March during peak season but we were very happy! Newly done rooms were great and nice walking out to beach!

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Oreland, PA
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in Sanibel Island and Island Inn was an excellent choice-- our room was attractive and well-appointed, with a nice covered patio and view of the Gulf. The staff and other guests were all pleasant and friendly, giving the place a warm and relaxed vibe. The only drawback was the beach itself, which was a very... More 

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Chicopee,Ma.
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48 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our third year in a row staying at Island Inn. We feel very comfortable here. Kimball Lodge is perfect for us, love the views from the sun deck for sunset. The room is updated with full kitchen suite room 274. I still think King bed is too big for room. Just a short walk down the path to... More 

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Litchfield, Connecticut
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your looking for a quiet, clean and very comfortable atmosphere than stop looking and book this place. I would give this place 5 stars but the restaurant on site is not in my mind as good as it they say. Also the restaurant is not open during the day for lunch. If you happen to get a room with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our third stay at Island Inn. This year we were married there, and it was just gorgeous! Glory, the wedding planner & Island Inn employee, goes above & beyond! She helped us create fabulous memories. Our children & other family members stayed at Island Inn for our wedding also, and all were impressed with everything. The service, grounds... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first trip to Sanibel Island for me and my wife, and we absolutely loved it....and the Island Inn played a key part in our enjoyment. The pictures on the web site do not do this place justice....the rooms are updated, very clean, nice and spacious. The resort is quiet and peaceful, and just a short walk from... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before I write this review I want to say that I am a very picky person. However, for $550.00 dollars a night, I want a really nice room. We stayed in the Phister Cottage. My definition of old charm is apparently not the same as Island Inn's definition. I believe this was the only cabin to have an old table... More 

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