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Venice, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just a few days before my wife's 70th birthday, she decided she wanted to spend it with a long weekend at some waterfront resort with a room right on the water. Because I have had some bad luck with the big travel sites, I searched the web directly and found Seaside Inn on Sanibel. I called their number directly and... More 

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West Virginia
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Laid back and relaxing, this mini-resort is the place to relax. Beach umbrellas, beach chairs, bicycles, kayaks, daily NY Times, and a daily breakfast basket in your in-room fridge all come complimentary with your stay. Friendly staff, comfortable rooms, and clean surroundings make time here effortless. The Gulf is a short stroll away from the pool, the feel is comfy,... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Sanibel Island because of the shells and wildlife. The Seaside Inn feels like old-style Florida, but the rooms have been renovated and the decor is pretty. I've only stayed in the building with the shared porch, but it really didn't matter because I spend most of the time at the pool or beach (ask for a room on... More 

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Thank Susan F
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been coming here for four or five years and to other Inns of Sanibel properties for longer. This one has not started well. We were supposed to check in at 4pm today per their policy, but our room wasn't ready. It took an additional half hour and I think that's only because the front desk guy pushed the cleaning... More 

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Orlando
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an updated version of an old Florida beach hotel. Very clean, and well equipped rooms. Great access to the beach and pool area is so convenient. Safe for solo travelers and families. Beautiful place to stay

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Dunnellon, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed staying there a couple of different times that we stayed on Sanibel Island. We enjoyed the light breakfast left for us with scones & fruit. the location was also great. You can stay there for under $100.00 per night in the off-season time. The pool & views are nice. Watch out for the sand fleas, if you go... More 

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Thank MARY P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right on the beach. Beautiful views. Staff was very friendly. Plenty of places to eat. The room was very clean. Our room had a lanai that was screened in which made it pleasant in the early morning and evenings. The only downside is they only have King size beds in the cottages.

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Thank Edward F
Charlie W, Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Edward F, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your kind review! We are very glad to know that you enjoyed your time with us and were able to fully enjoy our accommodations. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Warm regards, Charlie W. Assistant General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very close to the beach! We got a room right in front of the pool. Beach umbrellas and chairs provided daily. The beach was full of beautiful shells, tide was different each day, providing lots of fun for the kids. Breakfast basket daily. The orange juice was amazing.

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Thank Romi P
Charlie W, Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Romi P, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your kind review! We are very pleased that you enjoyed our many amenities and were able to experience the unique shelling opportunities that Sanibel has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Charlie W. Assistant General Manager More 

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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is put 2nd time staying here and will be back again next year. I proposed to my wife here last year and this year we are back with our daughter. Place is amazing and everyone is friendly. People rate it low cause there's no restaurant on site. I'd prefer not to eat at the same place every trip. There's... More 

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Thank Eric F
Charlie W, Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Eric F, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at Seaside Inn! We are very pleased to know that you and your family returned to our wonderful resort and enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to seeing you again next summer! Warm regards, Charlie W. Assistant General Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

As always Tresann is always so pleasant and such a pleasure to see, she always treats us like family, very nice! then there is Lowel who has been there for over 26 years, he so low keyed, then there is Jim ,always enjoy talking to Jim, Eric is very nice and pleasant, he is funny like to joke around with... More 

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Charlie W, Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Curt B, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your experience. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your time with us and were able to enjoy some of the great friendships you have made over the years with our staff. I will gladly pass along your kind words to Jim, Eric,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
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  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seaside Inn invites you to rediscover the charm of a quaint beachfront inn on beautiful Sanibel Island where life’s pace is slower. Unwind by the pool or enjoy a day at the beach looking for shells or soaking up the sun. Seaside Inn offers personalized service along with 32 newly renovated guestrooms, suites and cottages with interiors inspired by the sun bleached sand beyond the dune. Each guestroom and suite is furnished with a comfortable king or queen beds with views of the pool or beach. The cottages offer a separate living area with a new sleeper sofa, full kitchen and one bedroom with a king bed. Each cottage has a deck just off the living area to enjoy the Florida sun with family while overlooking the pool. Each day a complimentary continental breakfast basket is delivered to the rooms for the next morning’s enjoyment. While on Sanibel enjoy the wide variety of outdoor adventures. Spend time exploring the 23 miles of paved nature trails that wind through the wetlands with one of the bikes provided by Seaside Inn. Visit the J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge to view a wide variety of migratory birds and explore an unspoiled mangrove ecosystem. For more active play, Sanibel Island offers 18 holes of golf on 75 acres of natural lake view fairways and Audubon Cooperative Society wetlands at the Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. For play and relaxation, let Seaside Inn welcome you to the pace of island living. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaside Inn

Address: 541 E. Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $163 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seaside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Seaside Hotel Sanibel Island
Seaside Inn Sanibel Island
Seaside Sanibel Island
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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