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North Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find! Quaint, quiet and "old florida". Located on the east end of island. Very quiet and very tropical. It was a very relaxing stay. Please was clean and well managed. Our Cottage - Unit 3 - could us a new bed, however. The bed sunk in the middle and creaked. But overall a great place. We will definitely... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Close to the bay, close to the beach, super clean, quiet, full of amenities, restaurant literally around the corner, and friendly next door vacationers. We will be back and I hope very soon! The convenience of having bikes, beach chairs, umbrella and wagon right there was so helpful. The lighthouse end of the island is peaceful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We stayed at Seahorse Cottages June 11-17 in one bedroom unit #2. It was clean and had everything we needed. I was looking for a peaceful location and was not disappointed. I loved having the bikes and chairs to use anytime. We had our breakfast and evening drinks on the back porch. The location is away from traffic but close... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We stayed at Seahorse Cottages May 25 - 27 in a one bedroom unit #3. It was clean and well equipped. We knew what to expect as we had looked at photos. There are 4 units altogether with a small swimming pool, grilling area laundry facility and very laid back vibe. Our deck overlooked the pool. It had a very... More 

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for letting us know you enjoyed your 2 night stay at Seahorse Cottages. Next time come back and stay with us longer!! We love that you commented on the "laid back vibe" at the cottages, as that is exactly what we are trying to let our guests enjoy. We believe vacation should be a time of relaxing and reviving... More 

Gordonsville, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We stayed in cottage #1, which was adequate, except that the kitchen was lacking some basic things that one expects from a fully furnished and equipped rental. We were constantly washing dishes because there wasn't enough supplied for more than one meal for three people. The electric stove had four burners, one which didn't work at all, and only one... More 

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for letting us know about your stay at Seahorse Cottages on Sanibel. We are glad you enjoyed our location that is within walking distance of Lighthouse Cafe, Pinnochio's Ice Cream, and the East End Deli as well as a short walk to two different beaches! I do need to clarify the statement about the kitchen being poorly equipped. Cottage... More 

Quincy, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Booked Seahorse Cottages after reading reviews and the location. Glad I did. Made a lot of points with my wife. She was so excited as soon as we walked through the door. The whole layout and location is great. Best breakfast and ice cream a block away. Will definitely stay again in the future.

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed staying at Seahorse Cottages on Sanibel. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed all we have to offer and enjoyed a wonderfully relaxing vacation on Sanibel. We agree that our location is one of the best.....but we never get tired of hearing that everyone else... More 

Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Seahorse cottages are the perfect place to relax in Sanibel. It is actually a small motel with several units,differing in size. They are immaculate and nicely decorated , well equipped so that you can cook and eat in if you wish. The beach is a short walk down a quiet street- a great restaurant is a few minutes away. We... More 

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to let us and others know you enjoyed your stay at Seahorse Cottages. We love to hear the words immaculate, well equipped and never disappointed as it means we have accomplished our goal. We strive to provide a clean, friendly facility, in a fabulous location ( we think the BEST location), with lots... More 

Gloucester, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

The cottages are attached- each has its own deck with tables, chairs etc. We had a one bedroom unit that was cozy and extremely clean (Clorox clean!) much appreciated after the super bugs of this winter. The location couldn't be more perfect- walk one way to Tarpon Cove walk the other to the Gulf. Each unit comes with beach chairs... More 

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your stay at Seahorse Cottages. Our goal is provide you with a fabulous vacation and we are so glad we accomplished that. Yes, we do make sure you arrive to a clean cottage.....it's a must for us!!! We are so glad you took advantage of all the extras we... More 

Boyne City, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Seahorse Cottages was not as we had imagined it would be. These are apartments (not cottages) in the middle of the block. Our Unit #1 was dark and dingey, although very clean. Three large upholstered black chairs and a black and dark brown bedspread give you the picture. The only cheerful spots in the apartment were the shell lamp and... More 

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to tell us about your trip to Sanibel. We are sorry to hear that it was not as you expected but do want to clarify a few points for others who may read your review. This establishment has been on Sanibel since 1954 and has always been called Seahorse Cottages. On our website we refer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We been coming here for about 5 years, it is a great little spot . We love it here. They have Bikes, wagons buckets for shelling. It is so Relaxing. . The beach is just across the road . It is very relaxing. Thank You Corn Swift

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sblinnkeeper, Owner at Seahorse Cottages, responded to this review

And we love having you back every year! Seahorse Cottages has an incredibly high repeat guest rate and those guests become like family! We know you also come from a gorgeous part of the state and we feel privileged that you choose us every year to spend your vacation time with every year. We look forward to seeing you in... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seahorse Cottages is tranquil ground-level attached cottages nestled in a lush garden of tropical plants with a heated pool; located just 200 feet from the Bay beach and a block from the Gulf. All suites are comfortably furnished and include living area, bedroom, kitchen, bath and patio. Use of wireless Internet, bicycles and beach equipment is included. The peaceful setting and attention to detail makes Seahorse Cottages an ideal romantic destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seahorse Cottages

Address: 1223 Buttonwood Ln, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7433
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $132 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seahorse Cottages 3*
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Seahorse Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
Seahorse Hotel Sanibel Island
Seahorse Motel Sanibel Island
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