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Tarpon Tale Inn

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367 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saugatuck, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed the bikes and quiet end of Sanibel. Innkeers were very helpful and thoughtful. Our one bedroom accommodation was adequate, and we kept several items in the small refrigerator.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, we consider Tarpon Tale Inn our home! Two solid weeks here and it went by soooo fast! Missing it already. Dawn is the best innkeeper! We never tire of the TTI, the location, the setting, the relaxation that is somehow set upon you. A few minutes walk to the beach and the Gulf of Mexico welcomes you. I can't... More 

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Albany, NY
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the greatest hotel stays. Every little detail was just right. They really were thinking of the customer. I made a mistake in my reservation and they made it work out right for us. I'm sure I made more work for them, but they helped me with a smile. Very quiet and relaxing. Great beach decor. Everything... More 

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Baltimore,Md.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit was in 2000. We loved it then and it is even better now ! Stayed in the Tarpon Cottage. Plenty of room with a home like feeling. Everything you want or need is close by. Ice cream,bakery,breakfast right across the street. Beach a short walk away.Great communication and service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and visited Sanibel for the first time in July. We used to live on the Keys and miss the outdoorsy, casual and laid back feel down there. Tarpon Tale Inn was our kind of place. It made us feel like we had our own little home on the island. We dont care for resorts and we found the... More 

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Reidsville, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This was our first visit to Sanibel Island. The innskeepers at Tarpon Tale were very friendly and helpful. Dawn gave great suggestions on restaurants, shelling beaches and places to visit while on Sanibel. Having traveled to world due to being a military family, we found Tarpon Tale to be a unique and inviting experience. We stayed in the Island Sunset... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

The Tarpon Tale Inn is perfect for a long weekend or a long term rental. Each of the rooms are unique and they offer their guests the use of beach chairs,umbrellas and bikes! We loved it and will be back!

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White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This was our first trip to Sanibel Island -we were staying in Miami and decided to make the drive to stay for the night. We called several places, but chose the Tarpon Tale because of how helpful Dawn was over the phone. We were traveling with our 2 year old and using a pack n play. Dawn answered our many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

It was our first visit to Sanibel and we really had a great stay at Tarpon Tale Inn. The owners are very nice and we felt that we were in a combination hotel/bed and breakfast atmosphere. Our room, which was very clean, had what we needed and came with homemade cookies as a nice treat! The Inn is very close... More 

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Billings
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Husband and I stayed here for a weekend beach vacation. I chose this particular place because of the affordable price and the tripadvisor reviews- we were not disappointed! First of all we were due to arrive late on a Friday night- and because this particular place is more of a "family run" type of place no one would be available... More 

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