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West Wind Inn

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05/14/2017 05/15/2017
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North Easton
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is perfect if you are traveling with kids or teens. Walk to beach, pool within sight of room if you choose pool area. Full fridge and kitchen. Only complaint was the pillows were not great, but beds were comfortable.

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Cumberland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love the West WInd Inn. Lovely accomodations with ocean views, food available from morning till night on site, great restaurants also within a few miles, close to the Ding Darling refuge, and all for a very reasonable price!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been staying at the West Wind Inn for 30+ years and have enjoyed our stay each and every time. The Normandy Restaurant is excellent and the pool is very large with a great pool snack bar. We plan to return again later this summer. Sincerely, Paul & Jane

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Norfolk
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed for our anniversary, a return trip to Sanibel. West Wind Inn gets mostly good reviews and we loved the location, staff, restaurant (breakfast only), pool bar (drinks and lunch), and especially the location. We ordered very comfortable beach chairs and umbrella, which were set up for us each morning. The room was pretty small but...

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Huntington
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

No hospitality here. Everyone says no to everything. No compensation for the things I paid for that didn't work. A few nice staff at the pool bar. Good location on the beach, but would never stay here again.

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Dear Nina L, I am concerned about your experience and I would like to speak to you more about your stay. If you could reach out to me to discuss at (239) 472-1541 or bgooch@westwindinn.com. Kind regards, Brett Gooch General Manager bgooch@westwindinn.com

United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first time in Sanibel, and it won't be the last. The staff was very helpful with suggestions and the property was well-maintained and lovely. We look forward to staying at the West Wind Inn again.

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Rocky Mount, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Nice hotel with a family theme. Beautiful beach and pool area. Food at bar delicious. Shrimp wrap was the bomb!! Room nice except very uncomfortable beds room 129. Also bartender women were very rude and not accomodating.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our third trip to Sanibel/Captiva. It was our first time at West Wind Inn. A lovely place to stay. Very calm, well kept and on a great location on the island. The room was simple but well furnished. The staff was wonderful to deal with. Great pool and good food at the restaurant. I recommend West Wind Inn...

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Dear BYUDad, Thank you so much for the kind words and for your repeat patronage. We indeed have a wonderful location, amenities and staff and we can't wait to host you or your recommended friends in the future to the islands of Sanibel and Captiva. Now, as for your Trip Advisor handle I can assume you are the father of...

Medina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay at West Wind Inn. The beach is your best amenity by far. We like that we could stay here and have a restaurant, the beach, and a pool within the complex so that we could relax and enjoy our vacation.

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Grandview, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a great time at the West Wind Inn. The location was perfect, the room was comfortable, the pool was enjoyable and we really appreciated the ability to have the sheets changed everyday since we had sand on our feet that eventually found its way into the bed.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
West Wind Inn is a peaceful beach-front resort on 500 feet of shelling beach. Choice of rooms includes standard guest rooms with garden or Gulf views; and guest rooms with kitchenettes, with garden or Gulf views. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at restaurant, Normandie ; or go casual with food and drinks at our Upper Deck Poolside Bar. Swim, shell and stroll our endless beach. Do laps in our large heated pool; relax at our poolside bar and umbrella-shaded tables and chairs. Play tennis and shuffleboard or venture off-site. Sanibel Island is home to world-famous Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, outdoor recreation, theatrical venues, shopping, dining and historical attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about West Wind Inn

Address: 3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5501
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $186 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — West Wind Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
West Wind Hotel Sanibel Island
West Wind Sanibel Island
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Choose the garden/ocean view room.”
mwo41074, 1 week ago | Read review
“If cigarette smoke is a concern for you, ask for a room away from designated areas.”
, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Best views are on second floor, but the hotel is right on gulf and you can get a great view there as well”
JMG1930, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms facing the pool are noisier but fun, and have an ocean and/or sunset view”
williamroy3, Mar 24, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for gulf view, second floor with balcony facing gulf.”
SeaviewKing15, Mar 21, 2017 | Read review
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