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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good27%
          • Average6%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
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          Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

          We stayed here for a wedding that took place on the beach. The beach is very rugged and not groomed for optimal enjoyment. It's pretty but the sand flies or no see'ums ate everyone alive during the ceremony and the reception wasn't much better. Hard...More

          1  Thank beckypooh
          Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded January 15, 2016

          Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry to hear that we did not exceed your expectations, unfortunately No-See-ums are a real nuisance on the island / south Florida we do spray but they live in sand and...More

          Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

          Great location. Loved the Caribbean feel of this place and the gorgeous palm trees which surrounded the grounds. If you desire relaxing and peaceful I highly recommend Waterside. Just the spot to recharge your spirit. The staff was friendly, accommodating and informative about what to...More

          Thank wmpm3
          Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

          Prior to my vacation I had never been to Sanibel before. I chose the Waterside Inn due to their great reviews on trip advisors. When I called, Mary, was super helpful in making my reservation as well as informative about the island, things to do,...More

          Thank Cassandra H
          Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

          The place is very old, dirty and not well kept. Dirty walls, doors and floors. My feet bottoms were black in less than a minute of walking around inside. Hair all over the vanity and bathroom sink. Lip marks on a glass in the cupboard....More

          1  Thank LuvSlinkyDog
          Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

          Staff was money oriented and not guest-experience oriented. Overpriced. Refused to give us AAA discount claiming January 4 was high time despite the parking lot being empty. Ran out of hot water in the shower after one short shower. Charged us for an extra person...More

          2  Thank Zeeeye
          Response from WatersideSanibel, General Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded January 5, 2016

          Dear Guest, First I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry that we did not exceed your expectations we strive to make sure that all of our guests have a great stay with us. All of...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • $146 - $214 (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
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Southwest Gulf Coast >
          • Sanibel Island
          • Also Known As
          • Waterside Inn On The Beach Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Waterside Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Waterside Resort Sanibel Island
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Dara5455
          Are there beach chairs and umbrellas?
          February 17, 2017|
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          Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
          Yes we do have complementary beach chairs and Beach umbrella rentals.
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          Thomas C
          Do you give any type of military discount?
          November 20, 2016|
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          Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
          What dates are you inquiring about so we can properly quote you?
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          jillwantstoseeit
          Besides great shelling, are there opportunities for snorkeling?
          June 4, 2016|
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          Response from Betty P |
          You can snorkel but there is nothing to see. Even if there is good visibility, the clean sandy shallow gulf floor makes for great wading and swimming. Snorkeling, not so much. And the visibility is rarely good. It's very... More
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          "The beach is right there for you."
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          "Room 128 on the second floor of the Pineapple Lodge overlooks the beach. Didn't stay in a cottage, but..."
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          "103 was great!"
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          "Incredible shelling here - no need to go elsewhere for shell-searching"
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