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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gem of a place hidden among the bigger newer Hotels and Motels. The room was clean with a full size kitchenette and with the amenities of a pool and Beach, who could ask for more! They have lounge chairs that you can...More

Thank Kim H
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

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were at Waterside 4/7/18-4/14/18 the area is beautiful and very relaxing. The staff at Waterside could not do enough to make your stay wonderful and easy from giving directions to great places to eat. Your staff is excellent Carol could not have more helpful...More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We don't look for a flashy condo just a nice simple place with a kitchen and a view on the ocean. The Waterside Inn is a perfect location and it didn't disappoint. It's old style Florida and reflects a nice simple cozy family environment. We...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were slim pickings for a last minute Spring Break trip but room 119 was available in the Pineapple Lodge and it did not disappoint for what we were looking for. Normally for a family vacation I like to have a full ocean view and...More

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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
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Price range
$194 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
$194 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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bombera17179
April 3, 2018|
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Is there a restriction on dog size?
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melissamistretta
December 26, 2017|
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Response from BeverlyOB | Reviewed this property |
There was a hairdryer in our bathroom on the wall. It worked extremely well. No complaints. The bathroom is very small, so the most efficient use of space is absolutely necessary in the cottages. Some may differ because of... More
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anijoamos
September 17, 2017|
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Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
Good morning ! \In answer to your question, yes pets are allowed on the beaches on Sanibel , they must be on a leash. Also, Algiers beach is not that far from us. Please is I can answer any other questions please let me... More
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"Waterfront cottages for the view and access to the beach--just walk out of your door and you're on the..."
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"Blueberry cottage was very roomy. We needed 4 beds and we got them."
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