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Private beach, snorkeling, surfing, fishing
Private beach, snorkeling, surfing, fishing
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Terrace/Patio

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
985 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSanibel Island Southern Beach2 min drive
Popular LocationPeriwinkle Way4 min drive
Popular LocationBowman's Beach11 min drive
AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.)44 min drive

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  • Gulfview Kitchen Suite

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsGulfview Kitchen Suite
  • Gulfview Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 462 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsGulfview Studio
  • Luxury Suite, Sea View

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 602 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsLuxury Suite, Sea View
  • Gulfview Deluxe Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 295 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsGulfview Deluxe Room
  • Gulfside Guest Room

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsGulfside Guest Room
  • Cottage, Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 979 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsCottage, Sea View
  • Gulf Front Cottage

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 635 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsGulf Front Cottage
  • Cottage, Beachfront

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 957 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 7
    • 1 King Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsCottage, Beachfront
  • Gulfview Cottage

    Room amenities

    • 904 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 7
    • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Sofa Bed and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsGulfview Cottage
  • House, Beachside

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1399 sq ft
    • Sleeps 12
    • 1 King Bed, 2 Queen Beds, 2 Twin Beds and 2 Queen Sofa Beds
    More detailsHouse, Beachside

About this area

Sanibel

Located in Sanibel, Island Inn is near the airport and on a private beach. Sanibel Island Lighthouse is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Bowman's Beach. Fishing Pier Fort Myers Beach and Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking, parasailing, and windsurfing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sanibel Island Southern Beach - 2 min drive
  • Periwinkle Way - 4 min drive
  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center - 10 min drive
  • Bowman's Beach - 11 min drive
  • J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW) - 44 min drive

Restaurants

  • Traditions on the Beach — 1 min walk
  • The Mad Hatter - 4 min drive
  • Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille - 4 min drive
  • R.C. Otter's - 4 min drive
  • George and Wendy's Seafood Grill - 4 min drive

About this property

Island Inn

3-star hotel on the beach, near Sanibel Island Southern Beach
Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 49 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests will appreciate conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers, while flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment.
Island Inn offers 49 accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Microwaves and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Sanibel hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include laptop-compatible safes along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach, outdoor tennis courts, and an outdoor pool.

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

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

Free uncovered self parking

Food and drink

1 restaurant
1 bar

Things to do

2 outdoor tennis courts
Bicycle rentals
Fishing
Hiking/biking trails
Motorized watercraft
Outdoor pool
Snorkeling
Surfing/boogie boarding
Tennis
Volleyball

Family friendly

DVD player
Free cribs/infant beds
Free rollaway/extra beds
Laundry facilities
Microwave
Outdoor pool

Conveniences

Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Gift shop/newsstand
Library

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Business center
Conference space (2000 square feet)

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Picnic area
Pool sun loungers
Pool umbrellas
Private beachfront location
Terrace

More

Fireplace in lobby
Smoke-free property
TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan
Free cribs/infant beds
Free rollaway beds
Linens
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Towels

Entertainment

Cable channels
DVD player
Flat-screen TV
iPod dock
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Microwave

More

Free local calls
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Restaurant dining guide

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 25

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free rollaway/extra beds
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

American ExpressDiscoverMastercardVisa

Important information

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.
    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Inn Island
Island Inn
Island Hotel Sanibel Island
Island Resort Sanibel
Island Inn Sanibel
Island Sanibel
Is Sanibel
Island Hotel Sanibel
Island Inn Hotel
Island Inn Sanibel
Island Inn Hotel Sanibel
Island Inn Near Sanibel Island Southern Beach

Frequently asked questions

Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–10:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Island Inn?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is this property located?
Nestled on the beach, this Sanibel hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Periwinkle Way and Sanibel Island Southern Beach. Sanibel Historical Museum and Village and Sanibel Historical Village and Museum are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Island Inn

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
680
4 - Good
255
3 - Okay
36
2 - Mediocre
7
1 - Poor
7
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The property exceeded my expectations. During this time you could see the excellent care they were taking for the health of everyone with social distancing and room sanitation procedures. I would go there again and recommend it to others.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Loved our room had a patio leading steps to the beach. Did not like office closing at 5pm and no one avaible in case you need something.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

everything was awesome. In the hotel rest I would of liked a little more social distancing... but tother than that everyone was very nice and safe. Location is great.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Such a beautiful place all around! The staff is super on point especially with all the covid stuff too! They check your temperature at check-in and have a list of questions! We felt very safe being there! 10/10 recommend

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020