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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pineapple lodge”(69 reviews)
“the cottages”(64 reviews)
“the kitchen”(50 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very clean and quaint cottage on the beach! Fully equipped kitchen, clean and newly remodeled bathroom, spacious living room dining combo, king bed in bedroom. A few steps from the gulf. Love this place! And pet friendly!

Thank Gayle R
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

A beach getaway with homage to Olde Florida!! This quaint beachfront property is a true gem! My husband surprised me with a birthday getaway which also happened to fall over the new year holiday so he made all of the arrangements himself. I am usually...More

3  Thank annjeediggs
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed in the Pineapple Lodge which is only feet from the beach. Super clean!!! Our room had 2 queen size beds and a full kitchen on the second floor. A large bathroom with 2 sinks, tub and shower. It was newly renovated and very...More

Thank Sandy F
Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review ! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return!

Reviewed 1 week ago

To start, we have been here before. Never had an issue with the inn. However, this time was different from the beginning. We arrived at 2:30 p.m., we had to wait until someone came to the office. No big deal. However, the employee snapped at...More

2  Thank mrodriguezcarmona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming here for almost 2 decades. There is a quaintness about this resort that makes you feel at home but very remote from the rest of the world. I love the fact that they did not change anything. It is a true...More

1  Thank BigTimeTravelFamily
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$158 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
$158 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Macvon
June 27, 2018|
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Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
Hello Bowman's Beach is approx 5 miles ,about a 10 minute car ride from us.
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mrodriguezcarmona
June 23, 2018|
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Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
Bicycles are available for rent through our front office.
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bombera17179
April 3, 2018|
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Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
Yes we are pet friendly in our cottage units only. There is a weight restriction of 30 pounds. We have a maximum of two pets allowed in each cottage. The fee is $20.00 per night per pet.
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Room Tips
"Best views are on the second floor closest to the ocean."
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"condos have no beach view. unless you are on the top floor. view of the pool"
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"Get a cottage but really you cannot go wrong"
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"Best view from the Pineapple Lodge is in 128, meant for 2."
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