Book your room at Sanibel Inn
Gulf View Guestroom 1st FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf Front Guestroom 1st FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf View Suite Top FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf Front Guestroom Top FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf Front Suite 1st FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf Front Suite Top FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 infants)
Two Bedroom Sanibel ResidenceMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf View Guestroom Top FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Gulf View Suite 1st FloorMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
On Gulf of Mexico beach on Sanibel Island, FL
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Gardens and wildlife
Set along a Gulf of Mexico beach amid the lush gardens of Sanibel Island, the inn is 3 miles from the Sanibel Lighthouse and 7 miles from the J. N. Darling US Wildlife Refuge; golfing is within 4 miles.
Pool and bicycles
Nature and comfort harmonize seamlessly at the Sanibel Inn. Butterflies and hummingbirds flit about the tropical gardens. A poolside bar invites relaxation. Use of bicycles is included in resort fee.
Balconies with views
Sanibel Inn rooms and condos feature furnished balconies with gulf, pool, or garden views, and free WiFi. Rooms have refrigerators and microwaves; condos offer full kitchens.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
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At your hotel
Nestled amid manicured grounds and tropical gardens, the recently renovated Sanibel Inn overlooks a white-sand, shell-strewn beach along the Gulf of Mexico.
The use of bicycles, wireless Internet access and beach chairs are included in the resort fee. The Beach Bar adjoins a heated outdoor pool. Golfers can enjoy the links at the Dunes Golf & Tennis Club (surcharge).
For a change of pace from numerous nearby restaurants, guests can cook up a fresh-air feast on the hotel's barbecue grills.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 93
- Number of floors - 2
- Tennis on site
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free Wi-Fi
- Poolside bar
- On private beach
- Free self parking
- Smoke-free property
- Outdoor pool
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Beach/pool umbrellas
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Access via exterior corridors
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- In-room safe
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cribs/infant beds available
- DVD player
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board
- Free Wi-Fi
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Shower/tub combination
- LCD TV
Eat and drink
Sea Star Café and Bar - Features traditional café fare with an Island twist for breakfast, lunch and dinner, in a casually chic environment. Located just steps from the lobby, the Sea Star offers menu items including breakfast favorites, sandwiches, burgers, pastas, steaks and the finest seafood from the Gulf and beyond. Open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week.
The Beach Bar - Casual poolside dining. Light fare such as sandwiches and salads. Cool tropical drinks. Open late morning to late afternoon.
Water sports and relaxation reign at the Sanibel Inn. Guests sun and swim at the on-site beach or at the heated outdoor pool. The white sands invite long strolls and shell-seeking. Use of bicycles and beach chairs is complimentary. Beach umbrellas are available for a surcharge.
Guests receive discounted access at The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club, a semi-private facility 1.5 miles away (surcharge).
The J. N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 7 miles from the hotel, comprises more than 6,400 acres of mangrove forest, submerged seagrass beds, cordgrass marshes, and West Indian hardwood hammocks. Activities at the refuge include birding, bicycling, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals on site
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
- Roll-in shower
The fine print for Sanibel Inn
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is 11 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
We should mention
A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
Summer Escape Promotion
Summer Escape Promotion
Book a 2-night minimum stay in a Summer Escape - $35 Resort Credit! rate category now - September 30, 2014 for travel May 1 - September 30, 2014 and receive a daily $35 USD resort credit per room to use towards outlet charges and/or at the nearby Dunes Golf and Tennis Club.
Full details at check-in. Credit is applied to guest’s account at check-out. Credits can be applied towards outlet charges except room rate, corresponding taxes, and resort fees. Resort activities vary by property. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer is subject to availability. Blackout dates apply. Valid for new bookings only. Other restrictions may apply.