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Casa Ybel Resort

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Tampa, Florida
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141 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Overall, very pleased with our stay here. The Condos are all ocean facing- and the screened in porch makes a lovely atmosphere to enjoy the sounds of the ocean and the palm trees blowing in the warm breezes. Also a great spot to watch weddings on the beach. The Condos are nicely laid out, including a jack-and-jill style bathroom. A... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We're glad you enjoyed our lovely atmosphere and our spacious beachfront suites. We look forward to your next visit to Sanibel Island. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort More 

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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location, wild virgin beach. Staff are friendly inside apartments are comfortable but not luxurious. No much to do there beside the beach which is quite and nice. And the pool. Very nice poolside bar... Prices are a bit high for drinks. If you come in the rainy season .... Bring lots of movies. Everything can be rented for... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear David A. -Thank you for joining us on Sanibel Island. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, beachfront, clean and convenient. We've stayed here several times. Always wonderful. We didn't use pools. There is a nice on site restaurant. Some units have w/d. Grounds are beautiful but watch for rogue wildlife (snakes). Seriously, they are not bad enough to keep me away!

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Glad you could join us again. Thank you for the great review. See you next time! Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

Columbus, Ohio
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sanibel Island is our favorite vacation destination. Casa Ybel is a great place to stay, employees are outstanding from the reception area to the pool area. We really enjoyed the service at Coconuts, pool side. Food was great and drinks were cold. We had followed a Hurricane in, pool was clean, and beaches were well maintained.

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Hoohoohoo for the excellent review! We appreciate the great feedback and look forward to your next visit to Sanibel Island. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time staying at this resort and overall it was a positive stay. I did expect the rooms to be in better conditions, for the rates they charge, so that I was a bit disappointed. The place is very laid back and private, I rented beach chairs and umbrella my entire stay and they will position them right in front... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Oxman L, Thank you for joining us on Sanibel Island. We're glad you had a relaxing time and look forward to seeing you again next summer. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

Tampa
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Casa Ybel is the place we enjoy going to when we want to get away and just relax. We ask for unit 103, a first floor unit with stairs leading to the grassy yard with coconut palms and just steps to the beach. This is at the end of the units and farther from the pool, pool bar, hot tub... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear TampaSeaGirl, -Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Although we have been to Sanibel many times but never stayed here before. Had a lovely ground floor 1 bedroom suite with views over the gardens towards the beach and sea. All very clean and tidy and there was plenty of parking. Convenient for all that Sanibel has to offer. Would go back without any question.

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Kenj956 - Thank you so much for the excellent rating. All of our 1st floor suites have staircases from the screened in balcony for direct access to the beach. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

First off..Great location and awesome access to beach. Pool area was also great and kids had a good time there. However, that;s where the positives stop. Room had a terrible mildew/mold smell and large cockroach in kitchen area. Appliances fairly new with granite counter, but felt it was just covering up the old nature of the property. Staff at front... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Bryce K, Thank you for staying with us we are glad you enjoyed our location, beach access and pool areas. We are happy your kids had a good time. We do apologize for the issues mentioned regarding you accommodation. Our one bedroom suites are getting additional kitchen and flooring updates this month. We hope you will reconsider and contact... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

We spent just one night there as guests of friends. Although we have been vacationing on Sanibel for many decades, we'd not even been to Casa Ybel. The beach, grounds and buildings are all in excellent condition and beautiful to look at. Interior of the unit was clean and nicely decorated. The twin bed was so comfortable I didn't want... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pat in S FLa, Thank you very much for the 5 out of 5 review. We're glad to read you had a relaxing nights rest and you found everything in excellent condition. Our staff is available to assist guests for loading and unloading their belongings. We hope you'll join us for a longer stay soon. Warm regards from the... More 

Shallotte, North Carolina
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37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Attended my nieces wedding at this resort and it was beautiful. it was a beach wedding outside and though it was hot it was perfect. Reception room has a beautiful view overlooking the gulf / bay. Everything about the resort is upscale. Staff was beyond professional and courteous. Huge pool with a great bar. Restaurant was very good as was... More 

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CasaYbelGM, General Manager at Casa Ybel Resort, responded to this review

Dear 1kosmodog, Thank you for the excellent review! We are honored to be a part of your special occasion. We enjoyed celebrating with you and look forward to your next visit to Sanibel Island. Warm regards from the team at Casa Ybel Resort. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Natural, secluded and exclusive, historic Casa Ybel Resort epitomizes the sanctuary, old-island spirit of Sanibel. Occupying 23 acres of beach front property isolated from commercial enterprise, the resort forms a sheltered getaway where romantic surroundings and outdoor recreation attract couples and families alike. Travelers have found respite and hospitality here since the 1890's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Ybel Resort

Address: 2255 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6104
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $307 - $662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa Ybel Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
Casa Ybel Hotel Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Resort Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Sanibel Island
Sanibel Island Casa Ybel
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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