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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I returned here for a three-day stay after a previous stay was disappointing. Our stay this time was much better. During our first stay, the staff was very lackadaisical about the beach umbrellas and didn’t put the umbrellas out even though wind wasn’t a factor. This time, the beach umbrellas were readily available. When the umbrellas had... More 

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

Dear Sara G, Thank you for staying with us again and sharing your kind review. We are very glad to hear that you allowed us to provide you with a delightful stay and were able to notice the improvements that our team has made since your last visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Charlie W. Assistant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We headed to Sanibel after three days in Orlando. It was the perfect place to catch up on sleep and find some beautiful shells. We immediately got our toes in the sand with an amazing evening sky. Our cottage (102) was adorable and had an ocean view from our living room and porch. The beds were very comfortable, including the... More 

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John L, General Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rob K, Thank you so much for your great review and rating. We don't take them lightly as we are aware of your options. We are very happy to hear that you found your visit refreshing, and our accommodations charming. Love that we were the perfect place for you to relax. More 

Dusseldorf, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family (2 adults/2 children) returned to the Seaside Inn and we had a super relaxing stay, probably because we knew what to expect. Two years ago when we were there for the first time, I then wrote in my review that the management should manage this property better as it's such a nice place. Sadly I have to conclude... More 

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John L, General Manager at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Dear 12Nathalie, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are very happy that your stay was a relaxing and enjoyable one and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your interactions with our front office teams. Please be assured that your comments are taken very seriously and will be addressed as soon as possible. Please feel... More 

Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in ft Myers and went last minute for a stay-cation with our young children (1 & 3). It was exactly what we were looking for! Clean room, nothing overly fancy (which is good with small children) updated bathroom, comfy beds, all the necessities for the beach and friendly staff! I was so impressed with the amount of bikes... More 

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

Dear sboyer9, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your kind review! I am very pleased to know that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and allowed our staff to provide you with an excellent stay-cation for you and your family. We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Charlie W.... More 

Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I rented cottage 102 this week and I wanted to write a honest review. I wasn't please when we arrived to find out that we couldn't check in to our cottage until 6pm due to housekeeping. This was not good considering that already have a late checkin time of 4pm to begin with. However, putting that aside we loved the... More 

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

Dear Janlumenti56, Thank you for staying with us and taking a moment to share your review. I am very sorry to hear that you experienced a few issues with housekeping during your stay. Please be assured that what you experienced is not a frequent occurrence. Our staff works very hard to provide a wonderful stay for each of our guests.... More 

Aliso Viejo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this little resort recently to enjoy the beach and we were not disappointed by the location - you are literally steps away from the beach. They have umbrellas and chairs for your enjoyment (free), as well as use of standup paddle board (free), and bikes (free) with a lovely trail all around the island. Bikes are single... More 

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

Dear CPDelvalle, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay overall. We look forward to welcoming you back for a longer vacation so that you can enjoy some of the many improvements that we are continuously making. Warm regards, Charlie W.... More 

Mooresville, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The four of us have enjoyed everything the Inn has to offer. The staff are very attentive. They offer bikes, kayaks, and stand up paddle boards to use on the beach. We have had a wonderful four days! Can't wait to come back!

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

Dear Hugh C, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your kind review! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and allowed our staff to provide an excellent vacation for you and your family. We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Charlie W. Assistant General... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most relaxing place on earth. I can completely unwind. Right from your room to the Ocean. Not fancy but a pleasant and enjoying place. Staff is super accomodating. I love that every one of the quaint rooms has a view of the ocean.

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

Dear Patricia W, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your kind review. We are very pleased that you chose to spend your vacation with us once again and allowed our staff to provide you with a delightful stay. We look forward to seeing you again next year! Sincerely, Charlie W. Assistant... More 

Coral Gables, Florida
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old Florida resort. We took our daughters here 20 years ago and now we take our granddaughters as well every year. Always get a cottage. The resort is fairly priced considering the extras - breakfast basket (can be inconsistent) delivered the night before, umbrellas and lounge chairs at no charge, complimentary bicycles and well kept grounds. The cottages could... More 

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

Dear rloughner, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking the time to share your review. As a hospitality professional, we know that you have many options when choosing your vacation destination and we appreciate you giving us the opportunity to earn your businesss and we value your feedback. When you have a moment, I hope that... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Seaside Inn is a little hotel wich is located directly at the beach. We stayed there two nights in a really nice room. They offer free bike rentals and toys for the kids. The service was very friendly and our room was clean and fully equipped. The breakfast is served in a basket wich will be placed in the... More 

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

Dear DominikHoltkamp, Thank you for staying with us at Seaside Inn and taking a moment to share your experience. I am very pleased to know that you enjoyed our accommodations and were able to experience a wonderful getaway. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Charlie W. Assistant General Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • 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 33957-5005
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $153 - $419 (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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