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    Mitchell's Sandcastles

    3951 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5298
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    06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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          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
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair access
          Laundry Service
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          #6 of 19 hotels in Sanibel Island
           
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          171 - 175 of 353 reviews

          Reviewed May 1, 2013

          Love, love, love this place. Very quiet and clean. Away from crowds. We will definitely return next year. We have been to Sanibel many times but this is our first visit to Mitchell's. Great place to stay with your dog.

          3  Thank Barbara R
          Reviewed April 26, 2013

          This resort is exactly as described and pictured. Cottages are a throwback to old Florida style and a short stroll to the beach. They are very clean, decently equipped and generally comfortable. The 2 pools are typically quiet even when all of the cottages are...More

          7  Thank Vanessa A
          Reviewed April 24, 2013

          Can't say enough nice things about the place. They provide bikes, kayaks, beach chairs and umbrellas without additional charges. Even when we needed extras for company. Fantastic location, lots of shells ." business office" for visitors so I was able to print out our boarding...More

          3  Thank Maureen B
          Reviewed April 21, 2013

          From start to finish Joel and his wife Kim go out of their way to make your stay fantastic in this little piece of paradise. The cottages are the best thing for a laid back island...I hate multilevels at the beach. The couple are completely...More

          3  Thank cantonkaren
          Reviewed April 21, 2013

          This place was perfect for us. We are a family of four, our kids are small, and we just wanted a house to rent, but with amenities. We enjoyed Unit #10. Right on the beach - beautiful view, you could hear the surf from the...More

          2  Thank Wendy S
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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          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
          • Also Known As
          • Mitchell`s Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island ,
          • Mitchells Sandcastles Sanibel Island ,
          • Mitchells Sandcastles Hotel Sanibel Island
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          Traveler (238)
          Room & Suite (57)
          Pool & Beach (48)
          Hotel & Grounds (129)
          Family and Play Areas (4)
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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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