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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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Altamonte Springs
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was very excited about booking a vacation stay at Waterside Inn on the Beach. The place seemed like an ideal vacation spot to enjoy the beach in beautiful Sanibel Island. I booked our stay and prepaid the first night as a deposit, which was the requirement. Then, a couple of weeks before our scheduled stay, I had a family... More 

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Davenport, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed in the Mango Cottage. All the ammenities of home and just a short walk to the beach. Cooked fresh caught seafood from Timbers on the propane grill between the cottages and the beach. Brought our little doggy and we all had a wonderful time. This was our 4th visit and will return again.

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family always enjoys staying at the Waterside Inn. Location right on the beach is great. Units are older but clean and comfortable. The staff is very friendly and professional. The only negative are the no-seeum bugs that can bite you at sunrise, dusk and sunset. These bugs can be very annoying.

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Thank Tom H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite resort on Sanibel. Enjoy an old fashion bungalow or stay in a modern condo unit. You pick. Lovely walks on the sea shell laden shores at this lovely resort. The grounds are well maintained, and nice front office. There's even a small cabana to shower and change cloths if you stay the day after checking out.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned home after a long weekend. Our room was pineapple123, we came to celebrate my BW birthday. Check in,was smooth,we arrived early and Cathy was great . Check us in gave us tons of information . Told us she would call us on our cell when room was ready. Nice hotel steps too the beach . Looking for... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shared a few days with my granddaughter before she headed back to school. Facility was clean and friendly. The Inn is located toward the end on the island, but we didn't find that a problem. The beach had easy access and a view from our room. There were good restaurants and a grocery store near by. We even enjoyed going... More 

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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I being coming to this place for the last 12 years and let me tell you it's one of my favorite Vacation places in Sanibel is always perfect they have excellent service tech rooms they are very clean and staff is always there to help you in anything 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time to Sanibel Island. The location of the Inn is great being right on the water/beach. The rooms were neat and well equipped but on the "older" side. The bathroom was VERY small. The ladies at the front desk upon check-in were very friendly and helpful. The pool was small but very clean and nice and... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time here on our annual girls beach trip. We usually go to Anna Maria Island, but we wanted to try someplace new. We booked 2 rooms at the Waterside Inn and stayed for 3 nights. One of the things we liked, was that you can check in early and stay late. They have a guest cottage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Waterside during the Fourth of July holiday, in both a Plum cottage and the Pineapple Suite. Everything was at it should've been. Love this place for the old Sanibel vibe it gives! The staff is always very accommodating and will go out of their way to help. You have but to ask. Will continue to recommend this... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Are you searching for that true Olde Florida charm and style? Look no further than Waterside Inn! You?re just steps away from the beautiful beaches of Sanibel. Amenities include a heated pool, beach loungers, on-site bike rentals, and BBQ grills. Come to relax and unwind in one of our small inns or cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterside Inn on the Beach

Address: 3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $143 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Waterside Inn on the Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Waterside Inn On The Beach Hotel Sanibel Island
Waterside Hotel Sanibel Island
Waterside Resort Sanibel Island
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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