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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place to stay on Sanibel. Clean comfortable rooms. Close walk to the beach. Loved the pool deck outback with the bar. Good tropical drinks and tasty appetizers. All the staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I only stayed one night and wish I could have stayed more. The hotel is off of the main road (no noise) and on the beach. The grounds are well landscaped and the front staff were friendly. Beach towels and chairs are available. Room furnishings were nice. The free breakfast was nothing to write home about (prepackaged pastries, juice, coffee)... More 

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Weston, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice little hotel. Grounds are nice and well kept. Room was kinda clean (floors full of sand). Loved the short walk to the beach. Tiny pool and tiki bar food not very good. What I hate the most is those $25 fee (per day). Really? Well, I can come back but rather look for other hotels more suitable for the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at this hotel September 4,5,6. Booked the reservation online at a site claiming to be Holiday Inn. When we arrived we found the accommodations acceptable but not exceptional. Nice thing was that it was right on the beach. Rooms were average and not particularly clean or modern. Thought that it was nice that they provided beach chairs and towels.... More 

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Conyers, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Once we settled on a destination, we found this place, the staff was great, but the rooms were a bit dated, not sure how long the property has been here, but you could tell it wasn't the most up to date hotel on the island, not a bad place to stay, just nothing special, we rode bikes and ate at... More 

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Waterville, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is far better than some reviews give credit for! Our family was very impressed with the friendly staff, clean rooms, impressive location and view, and the design of the property. Only draw back was that the tiki bar/restaurant was not open, but as a consolation a free continental breakfast was offered daily. Thank you for such a nice,... More 

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Parlin, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just spent 2 nights at the Holiday Inn on Sanibel Island. From the moment we checked in we were delighted. I read some negative reviews here and we were expecting to be disappointed but much to our surprise we thoroughly enjoyed every moment. The staff was very friendly, the rooms are clean and had a mini fridge, microwave, safe,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This resort stay had inclusive beach loungers and umbrellas, biking and paddle boarding. All rooms were gulf view as it was right on the beach. It was clean. Maid service was friendly. There is a pool bar that also served lunch. There is an on site restaurant. It is casual dress. Five star with very reasonable priced meals. Overall a... More 

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North Port, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for an anniversary getaway. Booked on 9/1/2016 for 2 nites, arrival Oct 4 and departing Oct 6, 2016. We booked the prepay rate as it was cheapest (boy was that a mistake). On September 7th, my wife got a offer of employment in Iowa (can't make that up....) On September 8th I called the hotel at Sanibel to cancel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews, i almost cancelled my reservation and I am glad I did not. The hotel was great for the money. Hotels on the beach tend to be very expensive. The kids had a blast and we will be back. The bathroom was small but did the job. The shelf is over the sink, as one of the... More 

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Sharon T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sanibel Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. So glad that your family had a great time, that you felt you received great value and, most importantly, that you will be a return guest. Because Sanibel being a sanctuary island we have so many beautiful natural beaches and an abundance of wildlife. With that, however, in the more humid months some outdoor gnats... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We cordially invite you to relax and enjoy our tropical island beach paradise at the Holiday Inn Beach Resort Hotel on Sanibel Island.The experience begins the moment you cross the Sanibel Causeway just west of Fort Myers, Florida and travel over the azure waters of the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. You'll feel the stress and fast pace of every-day life slip away.The Holiday Inn Beach Resort Hotel on Sanibel Island is located on one of the most beautiful sanctuary islands in the world with the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico as our own back yard. Sanibel Island is renowned for its natural beauty and habitat, miles of unspoiled beaches, world famous shell collecting, an array of activities, water sports, fishing and exceptional restaurants. Whether your visit brings you to our beachfront hotel for business or for pleasure, you will enjoy our charmingly quaint resort hotel surrounded by lush tropical landscape, pristine beach, ponds with waterfalls, outdoor pool with expansive sun deck, tennis courts and friendly staff who are eager to assist you.Plan your well deserved vacation or romantic getaway on Sanibel Island now. We specialize in leisure vacations, small meetings, retreats, corporate incentive travel and beach side weddings. We look forward to your visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Sanibel Island

Address: 1231 Middle Gulf Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6729
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $159 - $452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Sanibel Island 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Holiday Inn Sanibel Island Hotel Sanibel Island
Sanibel Island Holiday Inn
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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