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Anchor Inn and Cottages

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
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Overview of Anchor Inn and Cottages

Anchor Inn and Cottages

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSanibel Island Southern Beach14 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center19 min walk
  • Popular LocationDunes Golf and Tennis Club3 min drive
  • AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.)36 min drive

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About this area

Sanibel

Located in Sanibel, Anchor Inn and Cottages is in the city center and near the beach. Shoppers can check out Times Square, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Captiva Beach. Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum and Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and snorkeling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and ecotours.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sanibel Island Southern Beach - 14 min walk
  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center - 19 min walk
  • Bailey's Beach - 20 min walk
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club - 3 min drive
  • Sanibel Public Library - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Lazy Flamingo — 8 min walk
  • Schnapper's Hots — 10 min walk
  • Sweet Melissa's Cafe — 13 min walk
  • Jerry's Market — 16 min walk
  • Lighthouse Cafe — 3 min drive

About this property

Anchor Inn and Cottages

Hotel with free parking, near Sanibel Island Southern Beach
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has laundry facilities and a library. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and barbecue grills are onsite. All 12 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and furnished patios. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers.
Anchor Inn and Cottages offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers. This Sanibel hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in October 2015.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

More

  • Beach towels
  • Renovated guestrooms - October 2015
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 9 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room (up to 65 lbs)
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 60 per week
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 60 per week

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Anchor Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn & Cottages
Anchor Inn & Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn Cottages
Anchor Inn & Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
Anchor Inn And Cottages
Anchor Inn Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Hotel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Hotel Sanibel

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4.2
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 225 out of 473 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 158 out of 473 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 47 out of 473 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 29 out of 473 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 473 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice location...very nice people...would definitely stay here again!
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I like the environment around it and the hotel extra amenities.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location and friendly staff. AC is a bit noisy and pillows hard. Great place to stay for the price.
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We were a little apprehensive about staying there when we booked, but it was excellent. A little light on the amenities, but the staff was excellent and friendly. It was clean and close to everything. We would definitely stay there again.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was friendly and always eager to make sure you had everything you needed. Rooms were very clean and the pool and the grounds were well maintained. .
Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2021