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25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as an anniversary getaway. We chose the A frame room 20. Plenty of room, a little more expensive but worth it. I gave 5 stars because for the location and place I felt they were true and honest about their facilities. Great value and location. They offer beach parking at a sister facility which is about an 8 minute... More 

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Thank jody2013
GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! It looks like you had a very enjoyable anniversary with us!! Congratulations!! We are happy to see you were able to take advantage of all the extra amenities we provide for our guests to make them feel welcome!! If you didn't leave your email address with the staff, you... More 

Largo, Florida
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just off the main road through Sanibel Island, but felt like we were really on vacation! Quiet (even with many families staying there), had a turtle pond out back, so felt isolated; couldn't see road or other buildings from our window. Room very clean, as were grounds and pool. Walking distance to little store, Dairy Queen, other restaurants. Not far... More 

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Thank Dana M
GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Dana Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! It sounds like you were able to have an amazing vacation while you were here...got to enjoy all the wonders of Sanibel Island and the lush tropical setting we try to provide for our guests!!! You nailed it on the head, Sanibel doesn't have any street lights or... More 

new smyrna fla
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is wonderful,I brought two of my grandchildren here for 3 day stay.The property is in excellent shape old Florida style accommodations,we had a small kitchenette it was very clean,I loved sitting outside under the brick paved patio with ceiling fans and nice summer breeze in the early morning and late evenings.If you are used to a 5 star... More 

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! We are pleased to see you were able to sit back and relax!! This is the feeling we want all of our guests to have during their stay with us. You are 100% correct, we are not your cookie cutter style accommodations, each and every one of our rooms... More 

Hialeah Gardens, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Small quiet cute cozy little comfortable place. They offer bike rentals. Room gad a king bed, a fridge, a microwave, a small table for two. Outside the room a table with two chairs to enjoy the night.

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have you come back and visit us again, and you are able to take advantage of some of our other amenities, such as horseshoes, shuffleboard, corn-horn toss and much more.. Think of us next time you visit... More 

Sunrise, Florida
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The rooms were nice and clean and the Staff was very friendly. Lots of little things to do on the grounds such as swimming, horseshoes, bean bag toss, canoe and bike rentals, tetherball and bbqing. They also provide beach chairs if you want to go to the beach (12 min walk) and toys for kids. We brought our 2 little... More 

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your first trip to Sanibel!! Please keep us in mind for your next visit, we would love to have you stay with us again. Have a wonderful Summer Danielle Sales and Marketing Anchor Inn and Cottages Sanibel Island More 

Cannes
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164 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Our second stay here and it was just as good as before...friendly helpful staff, spacious rooms, convenient location. It is kept nicely and we wouldn't hesitate to go back. There is an old fashioned feel to it giving it charm and cosiness.

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for coming back to stay with us! We love to make loyal guests, and it sounds like we have succeeded in making you part of our family. Here's to many more years of coming to visit us!! Danielle Sales and Marketing Anchor Inn and Cottages, Sanibel FL More 

Tifton, Georgia
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We've just returned from a long weekend spent in one of the cottages. A wonderful little place that most people would pass by for something newer. Not cheap (nothing in Sanibel is) but reasonable. They provide everything you need, fully stocked kitchen, televisions, wifi, and even beach chairs and towels (toys, too!) They have a great pool that was always... More 

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! We love to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It looks like you took advantage of a lot of our wonderful amenities while you were staying with us. We pride ourselves in trying to make sure we have thought of everything for you during your stay...from beach... More 

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We visited Sanibel this weekend and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It was my husband's birthday and being photographers, we wanted to be close to Ding Darling. The Anchor Inn was the perfect spot for us. It's centrally located on Periwinkle Way and within walking distance of many shops and restaurants. We stayed in Room 14 which is the farthest one... More 

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! I am pleased to see that we upheld our end of the agreement and provided you with not only exceptional service, but all the amenities and relaxation you deserve!! We hope to see you again in the future, as we do have more of our rooms on the schedule... More 

Crawford County, Michigan
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

This is a small motel unit, photos show 3 A-frame cottages. These are the only 3 cottages, the other dozen rooms are single story concrete old style motel buildings. The room I was in (19) had a separate bedroom with king bed and bathroom. A very small efficiency kitchen and a nice sized living room with love seat and sleeper... More 

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GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!! We love to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It looks like you took advantage of a lot of our wonderful amenities while you were staying with us. We pride ourselves in trying to make sure we have thought of everything for you during your stay...from beach... More 

New Jersey girl
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56 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

I had a last minute trip to Sanibel in the middle of season, so the choices were limited and the prices were high. Based on decent reviews, I decided to stay at the Anchor Inn. It is only 2 stars, but the reviews were generally good. I was willing to pay over $275/night. Unfortunately I was disappointed. My main complaint... More 

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Thank Sillycat
GuestSvsMgmt, Director of Sales at Anchor Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. I am sorry to hear that we did not live up to your expectations. We pride ourselves in offering a friendly, pleasant and family like environment while still being affordable. It sounds like you are familiar with the pricing increases during Sanibel's High season months, where most hotels, and... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on beautiful Sanibel Island, Anchor Inn offers affordable accommodations in a lush tropical setting. Private A-frame cottages, standard hotel rooms and fully equipped 1 and 2 room efficiencies are available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anchor Inn & Cottages

Address: 1245 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4720
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: $109 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Anchor Inn & Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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