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Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6521 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at Sundial Resort for 4 nights with our two children (8 y/o and 5 y/o). I have very mixed feelings about Sundial because there is no shortage of activities for kids and the environment is very family-friendly, but the rooms are well...More

Date of stay: January 2019
4  Thank Doug R
Response from PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear Doug R, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay! We are glad to hear your kids enjoyed all of the activities, but so sorry the accommodations did not meet expectations. Please contact Pat Walsh, our Rooms Executive, at 239-395-7231 so we can address your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The pools and beach were inviting. The bar at the main pool was nice and the bartenders were quick and friendly. The staff that worked in the activities area were nice and service oriented. That's about where the good things end... So here's all the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
6  Thank rossk1021
Response from PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear rossk1021, Thank you for your feedback. Pat Walsh, our Rooms Executive, has been trying to get in touch with you to discuss your stay. Please reach out to her at 239-395-7231 at your convenience. Phillip Starling General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited there over the holidays. The Resort is great......but over the holidays, they are severely short staffed in most areas. It is an expensive place, so the expectation is the staff would be excellent......they are not! Of course, some are....but since it was short staffed,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
3  Thank mikeinsunshine
Response from PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear mikeinsunshine, Thank you for reviewing your Sundial experience. We have added many new team members in the past few weeks, we apologize for any service issues you encountered but are glad to hear you enjoyed our Resort overall. Phillip Starling General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Sundial resort has excellent, big apartment style "rooms' with fully stocked kitchenette. Large balcony with protective netting to keep bugs away. Excellent beach, free kayaks, bikes. Small grocery store- Baileys- on premisses

Date of stay: January 2019
3  Thank dracis
Response from PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear dracis, Thank you for reviewing your stay! We are glad to hear you enjoyed a great vacation with us! We hope to see you again soon! Phillip Starling General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the whole, this was a good place for us and our twin 10 year old boys. The main pool -- although just a rectangular pool with a slide -- was surrounded by other kid-friendly activities such as table hockey, ping pong, mini-basketball, a shell...More

Date of stay: January 2019
4  Thank brecky0101
Response from PStarling, General Manager at Sundial Beach Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear brecky0101, Thank you for reviewing your stay! We are glad to hear you and your twins enjoyed all that the main pool deck had to offer! We apologize that you did not feel the value of your stay was justified but certainly hope you...More

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About
Description
On the barrier island of Sanibel off Florida’s southwest coast, the resort is a unique tropical island destination with miles of shell-strewn beaches. Guests select from spacious accommodations complete More with kitchen, living room & dining area. Voted Best Full Service Resort for 5 years in a row, Sundial offers an abundance of resort amenities & services. Directly onsite are award-winning restaurants including a Japanese Steakhouse & sushi market. Resort amenities include tennis & pickleball courts, heated swimming pools, spa, sea school, marketplace & more. A daily resort fee includes kayaks, paddleboards, bikes, chairs & umbrellas, volleyball, tennis & pickleball equipment, fitness center and wifi. Sundial is a 2018 Certificate of Excellence awardee and Florida Green Lodging designee. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Room Service
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
214
Price range
$242 - $715 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sundial Beach & Golf Hotel Sanibel Island
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Sundial Beach And Golf Resort
,
Sundial Beach Hotel
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Sundial Beach Resort
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Sundial Beach Sanibel Island
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Sundial Sanibel Island
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
214
Price range
$242 - $715 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sundial Beach & Golf Hotel Sanibel Island
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Sundial Beach And Golf Resort
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Sundial Beach Hotel
,
Sundial Beach Resort
,
Sundial Beach Sanibel Island
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Sundial Sanibel Island
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
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I0annaD
January 6, 2019|
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Response from PStarling | Property representative |
Hi I0annaD, While we have many activities for families, there aren't any specific for that young of guests though we do offer bikes with child seats on the back. Phillip Starling General Manager
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zel13
December 5, 2018|
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Response from PStarling | Property representative |
Hi zel13, We have a wide variety of children's bikes both with an without training wheels as well as surrey bikes that seat 4 adults plus two little ones up front (6 total). We offer a variety of amenities that can be added... More
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karen g
December 2, 2018|
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Response from PStarling | Property representative |
Hi karen g, A, E, and K buildings are all beachfront residences on the West side of the property. On the East side, at the ends of L, O, Q, and T buildings we have two bedroom grande beachfront residences as well. Phillip... More
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"We stayed in B403. though away from the main facility, and was oceanview"
NishMSP
2 weeks ago
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"Insist on a nonsmoking unit. Fourth floor is quietest."
stephanierM7148LJ
2 weeks ago
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"Look on line and decide!!"
90stuk
Nov 7, 2018
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"Ocean view is obviously the best, but in the past we have had a garden view and it was also delightful."
razzledazzle58
Oct 2, 2018
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