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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing! Great rooms that have plenty of space for the entire family. Plenty of food and attractions all around. Will be back coming back here again and again. Short walk to the most beautiful beaches, where you can get shells galore.

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We love to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful time and we are happy to know that we have gained a repeat guest!

Billings, Montana
Reviewed October 28, 2016

We stayed in #39, and booked through VRBO for a week in Oct. 2016. Our unit was at the back of the complex, near the tennis courts, which made for a little longer walk to the beach, but not a problem. Our parking spot was right in front of the unit and was very convenient. Our place was a two...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of unit 39 and of the property. We are glad to hear that you and your family were very pleased with everything that our rentals have to offer. We hope that you will stay with us again soon!

Plato, Missouri
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Loved our stay at Sea Shells of Sanibel Condos. I was pleasantly surprised we stayed in unit 28 and I have to say the reviews from a year ago had me wondering but Shela assured me that it had a new owner and was fixed up! Yes it was such a lovely unit to stay in and I thank you...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate you also putting other's minds at ease with an update on this unit. We love to hear that you and your family had such a great stay and are exceptionally glad that we now have a repeat guest!

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed July 15, 2016

The Seashells of Sanibel was a quiet, reclusive resort that was family friendly. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The location was remote yet close to Ding Darling and many wonderful Sanibel restaurants such as The Lazy Flaming and The Bubble Room.

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We greatly appreciate your feedback and are exceptionally glad to hear that the staff was so friendly and helpful. We hope that you will come back and see us soon!

Massillon, United States
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We have stayed at Sea Shells of Sanibel 3 times in the last year and a half. The different condos have all been great! The short walk across the street and down the private path to the beach is easy to take all your beach items with you. All 3 condos offered beach chairs,cart, towels and all the kitchen items...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

We love to hear that you have stayed with us so frequently! It is always a pleasure to have you and your family stay with us. We are glad that each unit has met your needs and expectations and that they make you feel at home. We look forward to having you stay with us again!

Glenpool, Oklahoma, USA
Reviewed July 6, 2016

it's not directly on the beach but 5-15 minute walk along a pretty path is a small price to pay considering you will pay hundreds of dollars less to be across the street. It's a great value for our family. This is the 2nd time we have stayed here. The condo was in great condition. Hardwood floors and nice kitchen...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property and thank you for mentioning the updates and amenities that we have to offer. We are glad to hear that our updated laundry facility made your stay more convenient. We hope you will come back for a 3rd visit and many more!

Reviewed May 26, 2016

Sea Shells of Sanibel was a great choice for my husband and myself to celebrate our 35th anniversary. It was relatively cheap and had everything we needed there--sand cart,beach towels, full kitchen and great pool. The ladies at the office were very nice and answered all our questions--we met some condo owners at the pool and they were very welcoming....

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful time celebrating your anniversary! Thank you for mentioning little details about what we have to offer. We love to hear that you would rent from us again and we hope to have you back soon!

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Look before you leap, they say. And I usually do - but this time, I just leapt. Booked somewhere and then checked it out. Got a bit of a shock to be honest - the reviews were mostly good but there, down around page three, was our unit. And it wasn't good. Some of the complaints seemed to be just...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to having you stay with us and we hope to exceed your expectations! If we can be of any further assistance before your trip, please let us know!

Sandwich, Massachusetts
Reviewed May 3, 2016

We stayed in Unit #12. This unit was very well stocked with very comfortable beds & living room furniture. The kitchen has been updated and is lacking for nothing. The bathrooms however are in desperate need of updating. All in all, I would recommend this unit and complex.

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of unit #12. We appreciate your recommendation and we hope to have you stay with us again!

Richboro, Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 2, 2016

The location of the beach and cleanliness of the outside property were fine. However, I stayed in condo number 11 and that condo was a disgrace. I knew not to expect to much because of the price we got fo the week. It came to a little less than a thousand dollars for the week. However, the furniture in this...

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SEASHELLS S, Manager at Sea Shells of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of unit #11. We apologize that you did not find the unit cleaner and you did not find the unit to your liking. We have noted and checked the items that you have brought to our attention and passed them along to the owner. We hope that you will give us another chance and stay...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Sea Shells of Sanibel

Address: 2840 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5719
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $137 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 44
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“Our unit was #39, booked through VRBO.”
 of 5 bubbles Dan_D_12719, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Read reviews and ask questions!”
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“Check website for pictures and descriptions.”
 of 5 bubbles N5699QBrebeccas, Jul 6, 2016 | Read review
“lowest number units are closest to the beach, but ones near the office are next to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles suef2010, May 26, 2016 | Read review
“Do not rent Condo number 11 - it was horrible”
 of 5 bubbles kkiesel2016, May 2, 2016 | Read review
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