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Blue Dolphin Cottages

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4227 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5199 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
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Special Rate: Fall Special
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a hidden treasure! Beautiful beach within steps of each cottage, and no one is on them even though the red tide is GONE! Its awesome!!! Sitting in the lush tropical landscaping enjoying my morning coffee (provided, along with little pastries & fruit)...More

Thank Laura B
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Laura B! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and our amenities. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just visited the Blue Dolphin and the beach is GORGEOUS! Beach is clear of red tide and it's so calm and relaxing. Rooms were great, staff very hospitable and honestly I've never seen Sanibel look prettier.

Thank Jill S
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a few days away at Blue Dolphin and felt like we had our own private beach. The weather was wonderful and we enjoyed relaxing on the beach all day. The shell hunting was abundant. This place was perfect for us...More

Thank saracR5392LI
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

We refer to it as shellaxing. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 11, 2018

W stayed here for a week in June and absolutely fell in love with this place. This is simple old school Florida charm. We stayed in unit 10. The complimentary breakfast in the morning with danish, muffins, fruit, and coffee was perfect and right outside...More

Thank Michelle B
Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded August 12, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed our amenities and hope to see you again.

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Right on the beach. Everything you could need is provided, beach chairs, umbrellas. Breakfast, etc. Can't wait to go back. Already booked for next year. The staff is the best. They do everything they can to make your stay wonderful.

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Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded July 20, 2018

We are glad you had a wonderful time and enjoyed our amenities. We are looking forward to seeing you next year.

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A truly refreshing vacation awaits you at the Blue Dolphin Cottages. We are a family owned, intimate and charming motel situated directly on a tranquil, white sandy beach on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. The Blue ...More Dolphin Cottages offers a selection of accommodations in its 10 units, either bright and airy efficiencies or spacious one bedroom suites, all with completely equipped kitchens, phones and cable television. Each unit has a comfortable sun deck surrounded by lush tropical landscaping. With our compliments, you will enjoy a delicious continental breakfast every morning. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$134 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Dolphin Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
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Blue Dolphin Sanibel Island
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Blue Dolphin Hotel Sanibel Island
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
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Traveler (209)
Room & Suite (374)
Pool & Beach (101)
Dining (6)
Amenities (12)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Sherry M
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
it is safe to swim in the gulf. Thanks, Beth
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MissouriUSAButterfly
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
Please look at our website for pictures and discriptions of our rooms. All our rooms have air conditioning. I have a 1 bedroom apartment available for $2263.43 and an efficiency available for $1974.83. These rates are for... More
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MissouriUSAButterfly
January 11, 2017|
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Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
The 1 bedroom apartments have central air, the other rooms have splits.
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"I only stayed in #9 which was excellent"
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"All units are just steps from the beach. We stayed in #9 which was a 1 bedroom apartment. It was close to..."
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"We stayed at the last room facing the ocean. It was magical."
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"All of them are good."
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