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Apple Grove, WV
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived in Sanibel one night early and needed a place to stay. Castaways was listed in the chamber of commerce daily availability. When my wife called they said sure come take a look. We were shown unit 29 by the marina office. It was very clean and had full kitchen, all we needed. There are 2 restaurants and a store... More 

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South Plainfield, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very,very cute. Right on the water and to hear the water right outside your door is relaxing. But expensive! Your right on the main and only road that goes acrossed the island, so your cabin prety much backs up to the road.

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Cape Coral
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little place. Screened in porch facing the beach, able to hear the waves. Walk through wildflowers to the beach, looked up and saw a pair of bald eagles in one of the trees. Great place, would go again in a heartbeat !

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Seminole, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a vintage cottage set back in a private corner with a very large screened in patio with a lovely view of the gulf. An added bonus was that it was pet friendly and located on a pet friendly beach!

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Dayton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the cottage that we stayed in sat right on the beach, need i say anymore? the staff very friendly and ready to make your stay comfortable. it was my 4th visit and i would not stay anyplace else. quiet and several nice places to eat if you didnt bring your own food.

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Doral
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, kayak rentals and bait shop right on premises. On our kayak trip we saw dolphins and manatees. We used the amenities and beach of a sister resort on Captiva. Our room right on the marina the green one had a great view and was pretty nice. Will stay there again.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy staying at Castaways because of the location to the Gulf, pet-friendly units, ability to enjoy great shelling and laid back atmosphere. This visit we stayed in Unit 28 with a great view of the marina and bay which is always spectacular for bird watching, etc. when the tides go in and out. Room is always very clean and... More 

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Tampa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The over all experience was wonderful. We liked the location as we biked all over the island and the fact that there was a restaurant near by. We liked the amenities (corn toss) and the fact that there was a bait shoe on the premises.

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Deltona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our time at Castaways mostly because of its proximity to the beaches and to Captiva. We arrived the day the storm was passing and so shelling was at its peak. There were minor issues that we did not bring up to staff or managment because there are things you expect when you stay in a fishing camp. =)... More 

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Davie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the rest afforded us by the location of our beachfront cottage. Quiet and relaxing. My wife and I were expecting to do some sun bathing on your beach, as well as collecting some sea shells. The hurricane Hermein, however spoiled our plans for all of that. We made the most of being inside our cottage and got a... More 

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterview cottages, efficiencies, or motel units are surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico and beautiful Sunset Bay. Discover miles of sandy beaches, shelling, fishing, swimming, or just relaxing Island style. The Castaways is a touch of paradise you're sure to remember. World-class shelling and bird-watching. Great fishing from our private docks or in the Gulf of Mexico.Marina with canoe,kayak and bicycle rentals, charter captains, bait and other sundry items.Three restaurants and general store within walking distance. Heated swimming pool. Pet-friendly units available for guests who want their 4-footed friends to enjoy a true family vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

Address: 6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $204 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Castaways Cottages of Sanibel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel
Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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