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    Sunshine Island Inn

    642 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7102
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good28%
    • Average4%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Loved this place. Our room was newly redecorated, clean, and comfortable. Conveniently located across the street from the beach. Found more shells here than the day before at Bowman's Beach. Had a small area with a fridge, coffeemaker and microwave. Loved it. Too short of...More

    Thank koltes1006
    Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

    Myself and 2 friends visited 5/2017, VERY clean, quiet, & comfortable! They had some beach equipment/cart for our beach use, beach was a short 3min or less walk. Nicely decorated. Would definitely stay here again!

    Thank Traci B
    Reviewed February 2, 2017

    I have been coming here for years, despite the fact that it is very rundown and in poor condition. Why? Because they were one of the ONLY remaining pet friendly hotels, they were sweet, they left folks alone, it was a short walk to a...More

    8  Thank LucyGayheart
    Reviewed February 1, 2017

    Incredibly disappointed that this charming place no longer welcomes visitors with dogs. No explanation on the website other than to say NO PETS ALLOWED on their home page, and UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP. I could see that the new owners were making things nicer, but there...More

    4  Thank LRyan1600
    Reviewed January 24, 2017

    The world's smallest bathroom meets the world's tiniest kitchen. It was the cheapest place online and I now know why - you really do get what you pay for!. There wasn't even anyone to check me in - I had to wander around and finally...More

    4  Thank Washpark5222
    Sanibel Island Beach Resort
    291 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $109 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Sunshine Island Hotel Sanibel Island
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    Paulette T
    January 5, 2015|
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    "Only 6 rooms I believe"
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    "Rooms are priced according to size. Tropical Paradise room is the most private. It is a two room suite."
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    "One of the few economy places on Sanibel. Banyan Room is very large"
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    "We loved the size of the Banyan room. Also, dogs are welcome. Made a new friend, Dunkin, while visiting."
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