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Anchor Inn & Cottages

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   1245 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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Ranked #5 of 10 Sanibel Island B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014
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    4 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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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We really enjoyed our 2 day stay here. It was not 5 star ,so don't compare it to that but we liked it a lot , large airy rooms and comfortable beds, peaceful & quiet location right by bike path with an easy ride to lighthouse and beach. Bikes were on site to use, very convenient.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Great for the facilities and kitchen, great for families. There is bad internet connection in the cottages but overall the hotel gives off a wonderful vibe. I love that they have a shuffle board in front.

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burnley england
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Stayed for two nights at the end of a two week vacation,The cottage was very clean and spacious.The pool is a nice size.Had a look at other units, much bigger than motel rooms.People very friendly helpful.good for a short break or longer.Good value for sanibel.

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Listowel, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Our family stayed for 8 days. The kids loved the pool; the staff was friendly; there are laundry facilities on site which we needed with 2 two year olds. This is our second time staying and we have picked this Inn also because it is pet friendly. Right on Periwinkle and very close to the bike rentals. We will visit... More

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Altamonte Springs, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Friendly accommodating staff. Pet friendly which is a big plus as we travel with our pets frequently. We stayed in the A frame cottage ( A MUST ) and were very comfy there. Clean and well taken care of. the location was great...not directly on the beach but not too far from the beaches either.. parking at the beaches are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I booked a room for some family members that were visiting us. I was looking for an inexpensive room. This was the best price I could find on Sanibel. It turned out to be a great deal. I'm glad I booked it. The room was clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location on Periwinkle allows for easy access... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

For what you pay this is a very good place to stay. The room's are large, have nice tropical decor, and clean. The grounds are nicely upkept. Yes it is very basic but you will be spending most of your time at the beach anyway. That being said, this place is not on the beach and with the beach parking... More

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Gurnee, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We had the misfortune to stay at this hotel. There were no staff in sight and it is pet friendly so bring your ear plugs with all the barking dogs I thought we were in a kennel. They do not clean the rooms daily but in each room is a tip envelope for the person that cleans the room? Every... More

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Miramar, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed at Anchor Inn in mid June. It was me, my husband, my 4 year old and my baby. The cottage was very nice and clean. They have a broom but not a dust pan, so would only ask in the future to provide that. I stayed with my baby downstairs in the bedroom while my husband and son... More

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Mt. Laurel, NJ
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

My family just returned from our first trip to Sanibel and Captiva Island. I have to say I didn't really know anything about Sanibel and just decided to book the Anchor Inn on Hotwire, when I read some good reviews. Our stay here was wonderful. I loved the tropical feel of the room and it was great having the ceiling... More

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Address: 1245 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Anchor Inn & Cottages 2*
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Located on beautiful Sanibel Island, Anchor Inn offers affordable accommodations in a lush tropical setting. Private A-frame cottages, standard hotel rooms and fully equipped 1 and 2 room efficiencies are available. ... more   less 
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