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Coppell, Texas
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We had the Best Fishing Guide ever! Josh, based out of Jensen's Marina. Josh was so personable and had such a great attitude & passion for fishing unlike some guides that are just out there collecting the money & not putting you on fish. Josh knew exactly were to go and put us on fish immediately. We maxed out on...

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Fountain Hills, Arizona, United States
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Our family rented pontoon boats at the Marina for a special day trip while visiting in Sanibel/Captiva. I can't speak highly enough of the staff. The equipment functioned well & the staff was highly efficient, professional, and accommodating to our group.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Just wanted to commend all of the people at Jensen's for their device and helpful information while my family vacationed on Captiva the week of July 16th. We rented fishing equipment and everybody there was super helpful in giving fishing tips for both the bay and in the ocean. Every time we stopped, the people there were friendly and very...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stayed 3 nights. On approach the accommodation doesn't look anything special, but the rooms are great. Spotlessly clean, well decorated, great aircon, superb outside dining area all screened in so no bugs!! The guys running Jensens are fantastic, very friendly and helpful and laid back about everything. Superb location for everything. 2 min walk to grocery store and restaurants. 5...

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Palatka, Florida
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Grandma, Mom, Dad and granddaughter.... We spent 3 nights in Cabin #4 (which we named Tidey Whitey) and it was a sheer pleasure! Super clean and comfortable! I would stay here again in a heart beat:-) We were within easy walking distance of the Gulf beach, restaurants and shops.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Thank you fellow reviewers for helping me find this great lodging on Captiva. I stayed in cabin #6, and loved having such a perfect layout for my three night stay. The location is perfect, the owners welcoming, and the setting definitely one of a kind as well as being reminiscent of a Florida past worthy of being remembered! I loved...

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Reviewed June 9, 2016

Didn't know what to expect staying at a marina😁. But Jensens was a find of the perfect sort. Tucked away behind the palms but close enough to all the action on captiva. Best .. Manatees swim close to the docks each morning so we took our coffee down for the view. Simply furnished but clean and location location location. We...

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Cape Coral, Florida
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We went to Jensen's for a stay at there cottages and to have a nice weekend eating,boat riding and fishing I have had lots of time spent in small cottages but none like here they treated me and my wife like family and treated us so many ways it was as if they had known us all there lives and...

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Oakton, VA
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We come every time we are on Captiva island. Very laid back marina with good fishing info and nice t-shirts. There are usually manatees at the dock, we saw four including a mom and a young one. Blue and white herons on the dock waiting for an open bait well. Great old Florida place.

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Middlebury, Indiana
Reviewed May 25, 2016

What an experience, not only are you just steps from the water but every sunrise is spectacular. Jensen's is owned by 3 brothers and you will meet them all while there. The staff is more than friendly and ready to help with anything. My wife and I were in cottage #9 for a weeks vacation and only ate out 3...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jensen's Twin Palm Cottages and Marina, Captiva's Boating & Fishing Headquarters, offers some of the most affordable accommodations on exclusive Captiva Island. Family owned and operated for nearly 40 years - our family & staff want to do all we can to make your stay the best. Our historical bayside marina setting offers you the choice of charming cottages and apartment suites. Each accommodation has a complete kitchen. The best location, directly on the waters of Pine Island Sound, closest to outer islands and steps from great restaurants, shops, galleries and the Gulf of Mexico's shell strewn beach. Family friendly, safe, like stepping back to a simpler, more innocent, time. Enjoy spectacular sunrises and evening stargazing, great fishing, boat rentals, bait and tackle, water taxi services, charter guide referrals, boat rides, manatee watching - or simply chillin on the beach. True Captiva - true peace & relaxation. You may also want to check out our Beach Resort ~ Jensen's "On The Gulf". Captiva's only boutique resort directly on the beach. Casual chic - on your own peace - True Captiva... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jensen's Twin Palm Cottages and Marina

Address: 15107 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6017
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Captiva Island
Price Range: $145 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Jensen`s Twin Palm Cottages And Marina Hotel Captiva Island
Jensen's Twin Palm Cottages And Marina Captiva Island, Florida
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“There are no 'bad' rooms or cottages at Jensen's Marina!”
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“Cottages with screened porches have more space and better entertaining area.”
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“There was just 2 of us and the PO box was fine. I would suggest you tell the staff what you want to do and they will be very truthful and responsive.”
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