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    Blue Dolphin Cottages

    4227 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5199
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good18%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “the cottages” (33 reviews)
    “every morning” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Special Offer: Free Beach Chairs!
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    West Wind Inn
    1,775 reviews
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    594 reviews
    #5 of 19 hotels in Sanibel Island
     
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    #7 of 19 hotels in Sanibel Island
     
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    1 - 5 of 222 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We only live a few hours away but love to visit the beach regularly. We have found our new home away from home. Blue Dolphin Cottages was great. When we checked in the young lady literally walked us to our cottage, went in, and showed...More

    Thank jand3ctucker
    Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded 6 days ago

    We are glad you had a wonderful time and hope to see you again.

    Innkeeper's Favorite Review
    Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

    I don't have enough words to describe our wonderful stay. It is a family owned hotel and they greeted us warmly when we arrived. Our room was a studio almost fully equipped, very clean. They offer continental breakfast and that too was very nice. 20...More

    Thank amarilispr
    Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded May 1, 2017

    Thank you for this outstanding review. We look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great place to relax. We spent a few days at Blue Dolphin Cottages in June; birthday vacation idea. We live in Florida about 4 hours north, there are few beaches in our area. The cottages are clean and well maintained. No-se-um’s (sic) are a part...More

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

    We are glad you enjoyed your stay and are coming back for Thanksgiving.

    Reviewed May 24, 2017

    Kind of goofy accommodations and a disturbingly early check out time. Nonetheless, there is much to appreciate at this small slice of paradise. Plenty of repeat clients who frequent the motel. Sanibel is Sanibel, good and bad. But it seems like the owners care about...More

    Thank piercesurf
    Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded May 26, 2017

    Thank you for your review. We do care about our guests. We hope you will be a repeat client.

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    Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

    Fantastic, beautiful and quiet place.......... Excellent customer service........ 10 steps away from the beach......... Clean and cozy rooms. Will definitely come back!....if you like quite places, this is the one for you....!!!

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    Response from Jerry S, Owner at Blue Dolphin CottagesResponded May 1, 2017

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

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $134 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Blue Dolphin Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Blue Dolphin Sanibel Island ,
    • Blue Dolphin Hotel Sanibel Island
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    Traveler (173)
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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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    FortMyersRecycler
    December 28, 2016|
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    Response from Jerry S | Property representative |
    Hi Our rates are on our website for Blue Dolphin Cottages Please let us know when you are interested in making a reservation.
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    "They are all good."
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    "Units 6 and 7 have a picture window to the gulf."
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    "Units 6 or 7 are the larger units with a separate bedroom and picture windows overlooking the beach. But..."
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    "We had an end room next to the large bird cage -- I loved hearing them in the mornings but would prefer an..."
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