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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Gulf Breeze Cottages at the last minute. Jimmy had a cottage available just off the beach, and it couldn't have been more perfect for us. We enjoyed having the cottage so that we could have a refrigerator and cook meals if we wanted. We ended up cooking in and going out. The kitchen...

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Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Just spent a week at the gulf breeze cottages on Sanibel Island. Highly recommend. Cottage was clean, came fully stocked. Beds were comfortable and staff was pleasant and always helpful. Loved the location. Right on the beach. Chairs, umbrellas and beach towels available. Terrific bbque grill which we used several times. Able to bike easily into town. We stayed in...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Love to hear that you had a great time in Cottage 11! Our staff works tirelessly to provide everything you'd need for a quiet, relaxing, beach vacation. We'll look forward to your next visit!

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Tucked away between larger multi-story apartments, the cottages are a great get-away. Maintenance guys are busy sprucing things up all day. Simple office and pretty grounds. Well-supplied kitchens -toaster, large frig, etc. plenty of cooking and eating utensils. Bring your own toiletries. Bar soap provided. Beach towels provided. Very quick walk to beach. Great shelling! Would definitely return. Competitive pricing.

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Gulf Breeze Cottages! We supply all of the basics for your great vacation! We'll see you next time!

Reviewed December 19, 2016

Just what you are looking for. A quiet intimate experience. Cottages are clean and well maintained. They have overflow parking for small boats under 20ft. Very slow on the island before Christmas. Perfectly located between Sanibel and Captiva. About a7+ mile bike ride to get anywhere but a relatively easy ride in cooler weather.

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! We agree, Gulf Breeze Cottages is the perfect spot for a quiet beach vacation! Hope to see you again!

Hot Springs, Virginia
Reviewed December 5, 2016

We had never been to Sanibel before. So I relied on reviews from Trip Adviser. This is a wonderful place, it is very, very clean. Yes it is not ultra modern. But I would not change a thing. It was a wonderful step back in time. You have everything you need and the people are very kind and helpful(shout out...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Gulf Breeze Cottages - we appreciate your kind words! Our staff works tirelessly to ensure an awesome experience for our guests. Hope to see you again on your next beach vacation!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We have been staying at the Gulf Breeze Cottages since the 1990's and have always, without exception, had the very best experience, in every way. Over the years, improvements, updates, and replacements have been made and we are always amazed at how "our" place remains so ideal. If you are looking for a country club atmosphere, with a pool and...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review- we appreciate it. We agree- there's nothing better than a quiet, relaxing beach vacation. Looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Beach House and really had a nice time! Cottage was very updated and comfy! Will be returning again! Loved the grill it was great to cook out and enjoy the fresh fish we got from Jerry's! My daughter enjoyed shelling and they have an outside sink to wash your shells off! The kitchen comes fully equipped...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank You - We love being a part of great beach vacations! Hope to see you again soon!

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed September 17, 2016

This was my third stay at Gulf Breeze Cottages and it is the ONLY place I choose to stay when I go to Sanibel Island. The cottages have an Old Florida feel, not the ultra modern everyday motels or hotels that seem to have taken over. Yet, the cottages are fully equipped with modern day essentials, refrigerator, stove, microwave, all...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to review our property. We look forward to your next visit!

CT
Reviewed September 13, 2016

First stayed here back in 2012 and decided to return 4 years later since we had such a great time then. Again, we were afforded a relaxing, enjoyable two days of sun and surf, just what we were hoping to achieve. Long walks on the beach, shelling, bike riding, and exploring the town were just a few of the activities...

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Awesome!! That's what we like to hear! So happy you enjoyed a relaxing time at our beach - we'll look forward to seeing you again. Thank you!

toronto
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Sanibel is awesome. Gulf Breezes is the way to go if you have a big group and need multiple cottages for everyone. The one bedrooms are perfect sized for a couple and the Beach house is great for the central meeting spot. Can t say enough about the beach, absolutely one of the best that we have been to anywhere....

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Sandra H, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Breeze Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your Gulf Breeze experience - we hope to see you again soon!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All of our beautifully decorated cottages and efficiencies feature a living room, dining area, central air conditioning, Satellite TV, VCR and wireless Internet. Cottages with kitchens are fully equipped, while efficiency units feature stove top, microwave and refrigerator. All household linens are supplied and there is on-site laundry available.We are proud to provide our guests with ultra-clean, modern accommodations! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf Breeze Cottages

Address: 1081 Shell Basket Ln, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6819
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $198 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Gulf Breeze Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“12 or 12A if are looking for privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Friday60, Dec 5, 2016 | Read review
“We always go when the 2 bedroom, 1& 1/2 bath cottages 10 & 11 are available. They are 150 steps from the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles LizC352, Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“All cottages and efficiencies are equally good!”
 of 5 bubbles mdvrn77, Sep 17, 2016 | Read review
“These are cottages. Bdrms, kitchen livingroom bath. 100 steps or less to the beach. views of the beach and ocean from deck.”
 of 5 bubbles 152darlenej, Aug 18, 2016 | Read review
“Cottage #11 for beach front access.”
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 of 5 bubbles travelbug3530, Aug 13, 2016 | Read review
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