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2669 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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Caribe Beach Resort
Ranked #25 of 27 Hotels in Sanibel Island
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Braintree, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent a week at this resort in an efficiency unit.It is dated and the efficiency units are very small. However the biggest problem is the beds. They are the MOST UNCOMFORTABLE I have ever experienced in my 10 years of timeshare exchange. We spoke to people who rented the one bedroom units and they said the bed in those... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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53 reviews 53 reviews
46 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This resort is very old and tired. Beware if you book the 3 person studio... even though the resort website says all units have a porch or balcony if you book this unit through RCI or any other booking website besides the hotel itself you will end up above the office and laundry with no porch or balcony in dreaded... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We booked a last minute studio efficiency to meet up with friends who have a time share there. Room was smaller than expected but you can't beat a full size kitchen & steps from the immaculate pool area (with bbqs). Friends stayed in the cottage closest to the beach and the loft and "secret" entrance were great. The beach is... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Our family of 5 (2 adults, 2 kids & 75 year old Grandma) + dog went for the weekend to one of the cottages (they have 2 in total) and we were happily surprised with the hotel, the cottage, the location and everything, It is a very clean hotel overall, the cottage was impeccable and had everything that we needed.... More 

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Hyde Park, Vermont
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We had the cottage closest to the beach and it was gorgeous. The view from the loft was fabulous! Pool was always quiet and very clean. The grounds were clean and maintained. The people at the front desk were always pleasant and were attentive to our needs. Loved it and would highly recommend to anyone!

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Phoenix, AZ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had booked this resort through Interval International relying on the reviews being accurate...which to the most part they were. there resort is dated but well maintained. It immediately gives you the feel of the 60's as do many of the owners guests. There are two buildings. Building A overlooks the pool area. Building B is closer to the beach... More 

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Croton on Hudson, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Read all the reviews on this resort because they are true! I knew exactly what I was getting myself into so I can't complain. The staff at this resort is the best. Dawn was so helpful and went out of her way to make our stay satisfying. The grounds are meticulously maintained and the pool is immaculate. Now the bad... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Great small hotel with beautiful beach access, lush tropical landscape. The rooms are small and dated but if you come for the beaches and sun it is the best of Sanibel. Located directly on the white sandy beaches. Free wifi that extends out to the beach. They allow small dogs and have a full kitchen. A very relaxing vacation for... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This resort has it's own beach just a hundred yards from the furthest room. Although it could be considered dated, it's clean and the rooms have everything needed for a long stay. The pool area is great and they have a live band come in at least once a week which was a treat. A great stay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We had to change our Spring Break plans at the last minute, and chose Sanibel as our destination. Condos are generally rented Saturday to Saturday, and that didn't suit our schedule. Hotels were outrageously expensive. During one of my email exchanges with Kenoyer property management (they manage the Caribe as well as some condos on Sanibel), I found out they... More 

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Additional Information about Caribe Beach Resort

Address: 2669 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Caribe Beach Hotel Sanibel Island
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island

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