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Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages

4819 Tradewinds & Jamaica Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2605
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Pool & Beach (92)
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Come experience Sanibel with the charm of Old Style Florida! Located on the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico, on the west end of the island, Tropical Winds is tucked away in a very secluded, private setting within a small residential neighborhood. Enjoy one of our beachfront or nearby cottages in our own tropical paradise!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Family
Residential Neighborhood
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Location
Full view
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Southwest Florida International Airport25 mi
Charlotte County Airport34 mi
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All reviews old florida beach chairs short walk quiet residential neighborhood the kitchen bedroom cottage long weekend shelling beach screened porch great shelling quiet beach a wonderful stay laid back gulf of mexico nice pool luke shells
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you stay here, it's to be right on the Gulf, of course. This is old Florida, don't expect fancy. We enjoyed ourselves, and the staff is very nice and helpful. Everything is ok, it's a great place for a weekend getaway.

Thank SavannahLady2010
Response from GuestSvsMgmt, Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & CottagesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Stayed 4 nights! Had cottage 8. Room was very clean and so cute. The front desk lady even upgraded our cottage to a bigger one for my b day! Everyone was so nice and friendly . They offered free laundry which was a plus! The...More

Thank Missnikkilane
Response from TropicalWindsStaff, Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & CottagesResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Our guests are important to us and we want to make your stay as best as it can be!

Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stayed here for the first time for 3 nights. The place was clean, but in need of upgrades. It would of been nice to have an a/c in the master bedroom. Fan did not help. Great location. All necessary kitchen supplies were available. We...More

Thank Wendy D
Response from TropicalWindsStaff, Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & CottagesResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are sorry your stay was not as pleasant as it should have been. We have since upgraded that room. We have also recently supplied all of our rooms with a set of sheets for the sleep sofa.

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night in room 1. Will not be returning. The room is run down and desperately needs an upgrade. The bedroom floor rug had not been swept, the pans in the room were dirty, rusty and unusable. The fridge had juice settled...More

Thank Jill O
Response from TropicalWindsStaff, Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & CottagesResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are sorry your stay was not as pleasant as it should have been. We have since replaced the carpeting in the bedroom as well as the coffee pot.

Reviewed August 8, 2018

I had room 7 on the beach side. It was adorable and very clean. New kitchen & bath and cute screen porch. Right on the sand at a very quiet part of Sanibel. My dogs loved it. The pool was great. Free use of beach...More

1  Thank Dianne G
Response from TropicalWindsStaff, Manager at Tropical Winds Motel & CottagesResponded August 10, 2018

Thank you so much Dianne! It was a pleasure having you here. Look forward to your next visit!

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LuvtheSanibelSun
September 30, 2016|
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To my knowledge we have had zero instances in the last year where we were without water for that length of time. So I am unsure of when you could of stayed here. Reviews and questions are reserved for recent or upcoming... More
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"Make sure to check beach conditions for red tide. I still had a great time."
dianneg628
Aug 8, 2018
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"Lots of choices"
mbsticks
Apr 21, 2018
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"#10 is closest to the beach and has extra windows. Worth the extra price."
travelcatgirl
Apr 21, 2018
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"We always like to try and get the end unit closest to the beach but I think we've been in every one!"
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Apr 21, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$160 - $451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSanibel Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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