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    Mitchell's Sandcastles

    3951 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5298
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveler (238)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (48)
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    Overview

    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “sea spray” (10 reviews)
    “the cottages” (47 reviews)
    “beach chairs” (43 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Beachfront
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    West Wind Inn
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    #6 of 19 hotels in Sanibel Island
     
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    1 - 5 of 352 reviews

    Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

    Just a wonderful, old time Florida beach bungalow motel. Staff is helpful, everyone is friendly and laid back. Beach chairs, BBQ grills, frig, screened-in porch, salt water pools, just great. Will come again.

    3  Thank Courtney B
    Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I were looking for a place to relax on the beach on Sanibel Island. We found one cottage at Mitchell's Sand Castle when many other places were already booked solid. What a wonderful find! These cottages are just steps from the beach,...More

    1  Thank LindaGBowersDallas
    Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

    This is one of my favorite places to go. We rent one bedroom cabin on gulf. Whether Sitting on screened porch looking at gulf, riding bikes, going kayaking or shelling this is place to be, they also have a beautiful pool and chairs and umbrellas...More

    2  Thank Melyjo
    Reviewed October 21, 2016

    Finally...I was able to get part of my family to join me here the past few days. I have been to Mitchells several times by myself or with another friend, but could never find a time that they had availability and my daughter and her...More

    2  Thank SLJ1952
    Reviewed October 3, 2016

    We stayed for a long weekend in the Ocean Mist cottage, along with another couple. We were all extremely happy with the cottage, especially the fact that there is a bathroom in each of the 3 very nice-sized bedrooms! The kitchen has all modern appliances,...More

    Thank Samantha C
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
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    Traveler (238)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (48)
    Hotel & Grounds (133)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Lisa A
    Looking for availability between Christmas and New Years for 2-4 adults and 2 kids. Thanks so much!
    October 12, 2016|
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    Response from Kathy S | Reviewed this property |
    They are so nice - but you might call and ask how the availability is.
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    vargoaa
    Are their hair dryers in the units and cottages?
    September 25, 2016|
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    Response from Margie H | Reviewed this property |
    You have to ask for it at the front desk.
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    garyh_rosies
    Hello. My wife and I would like to stay some where down there for a week in Fed 2017 Would like information on your place I hear there are several diff rent,rooms I also will be bringing my 19 ft boat and would like to know of ramps in the area and is there parking for it at your place We live in Santa Rosa Beach Fl
    July 10, 2016|
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    Response from mitchellssandcastles | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we are completely booked from 1/9-4/9/17
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    Room Tips
    "#10 has a wonderful ocean view, is very comfortable"
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    "Sandpiper room (the one we used) is perfect for a couple and a pet."
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    "Check out the online map or talk to the owners"
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    "The entire place was quiet and ask when a reservation is made what they recommend."
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