Get an overview of this hotelFamily oriented inn on Sanibel Island, Florida

Sanibel sands

This family-oriented inn is situated on a Gulf of Mexico beach at the southeast end of Sanibel Island, about 1 mile from the Sanibel Lighthouse; the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club is 1.5 miles away.

Breakfast baskets

Breakfast baskets, bicycles, and beach umbrellas are a few of the complimentary amenities offered by Seaside Inn. A heated outdoor pool and seaside shuffleboard court are additional perks.

Beachfront lodging

Facing the Gulf or the palm-fringed pool and gardens, all Seaside Inn guestrooms feature kitchenettes, free wireless Internet, and LCD TVs with HBO, the Disney Channel, and DVD players.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated on a private beach, the Seaside Inn is at the southeastern end of Sanibel Island, within a mile of the Sanibel Lighthouse and half a mile from Causeway Blvd, leading back to the mainland. Periwinkle Way, with restaurants, galleries, and boutiques, is also within a half-mile, and the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, where guests receive discounts, use of a golf cart, and driving range access, is within 1.5 miles.

Complimentary continental breakfast baskets, with fresh fruit, yogurt, pastries, and juice, are delivered to guestrooms nightly for the following morning. Other complimentary amenities include bicycles, tennis racquets and balls, a lending library with paperbacks and DVDs, and beach chairs and umbrellas, kayaks, paddleboards, and bicycles.

The inn's outdoor pool and shuffleboard court overlook the Gulf of Mexico.

The Seaside Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of floors - 2
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Free breakfast
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 32
  • On private beach
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Free self parking
  • Tennis on site
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony or patio
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free newspaper
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free toiletries
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • DVD player
  • Free local calls
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Microwave
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Phone
  • LCD TV
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Where to Eat

Seaside Inn delivers a daily complimentary Continental breakfast basket with fresh fruit, yogurt, pastries, and juice.

The inn serves breakfast only, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

The Dunes Steakhouse

Matzaluna's

Traders

Jacaranda

Island Cow

Doc Ford's

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Nearby Things to Do

Seaside Inn has its own private beach and offers complimentary beach chairs and umbrellas. Sanibel Island is famous for the wide variety of shells found on its beaches, especially shells from the island's many indigenous mollusk species. A fine day could be spent combing the resort's beach and surrounding beaches for interesting specimens.

A heated outdoor pool and a shuffleboard court overlook the Gulf. Complimentary bicycles are available for exploring the island, which boasts 17 miles of bike paths.

Guests receive discounts at the semi-private Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, about 1.5 miles away. The back nine of the Dunes golf course is an Audubon-sanctioned wildlife preserve, where many species of native wildlife can be observed. The club also has seven Har-Tru tennis courts.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golf driving range on site
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Beach towels
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Newspaper
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Fall Escape - USD100 Spending Credit Promotion

Book a minimum 3-night stay in a Fall Escape - $100 Spending Credit rate plan now – December 15, 2014 for travel now – December 18, 2014, and receive a USD100 spending credit for use at resort outlets and Dunes Golf and Tennis Club. Must book a Fall Escape - $100 Spending Credit rate category to qualify. Minimum 3-night stay required. Credit is applied to guest's account at check-out. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions, discounts, or coupons and is not applicable to previous reservations or group bookings. Blackout dates may apply, including holidays. Advance reservations required. Offer is subject to availability. Details at check-in. Other restrictions may apply.

Summer Escape Promotion

Book a minimum 4-night stay in a Summer Escape rate category now - September 26, 2015 for travel May 1 - September 30, 2015 and receive the following:

  • 4th night free, reflected in rate paid at time of booking
  • Sports membership to the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club with live entertainment and discounts on golf and tennis.
Full details at check-in. Must book a Summer Escape rate category to qualify. Minimum 4-night stay required. Blackout dates may apply. Offer is not applicable to any previous reservations or group bookings, and cannot be combined with any other packages, weekend rates or promotions.Children eat free breakfast is valid up to 2 children 12 years and under. Kids must be accompanied by at least one paying adult and choose from the children’s menu or breakfast buffet if available. Other restrictions may apply.

Summer is Heating Up...Just Escape!

Book a 4-night minimum stay in the Summer is Heating Up...Just Escape! rate plan before September 26, 2015 for travel May 1 - September 30, 2015 and receive the following additional benefits:

  • 4th night of stay free (already reflected in room rate)
  • Coupon book with $250USD worth of resort coupons
  • Free breakfast for children aged 12 and under
Full details at check-in. Must book a Summer is Heating up...Just Escape! rate category to qualify. Minimum 4-night stay required. Blackout dates may apply. Offer is not applicable to any previous reservations or group bookings, and cannot be combined with any other packages, weekend rates or promotions.Children eat free breakfast is valid up to 2 children 12 years and under. Kids must be accompanied by at least one paying adult and choose from the children’s menu or breakfast buffet if available. Other restrictions may apply.

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