Island Inn

3.5 star property
3.5-star aparthotel on the beach, near Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum

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Island Inn

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Gulfview Studio | Balcony view
Gulfview Studio | Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Luxury Suite, Sea View | Living room | 40-inch Smart TV with cable channels, TV, DVD player
Luxury Suite, Sea View | Private kitchen | Full-size fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop

Overview of Island Inn

9.4 out of 10 Exceptional
9.4/10 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL, 33957

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJ. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge15 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanibel Island Southern Beach3 min drive
  • Popular LocationPeriwinkle Way4 min drive
  • AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.)48 min drive

Room options

Gulfview Studio

  • 462 sq ft
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Luxury Suite, Sea View

  • 602 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

About this area


Located in Sanibel, Island Inn is next to a golf course and on a private beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Bowman's Beach, while Sanibel Historical Village and Museum and Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum are cultural highlights. Periwinkle Way and Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center are two other places to visit that come recommended. Discover the area's water adventures with jet skiing and parasailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and ecotours.

What's nearby

  • J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge - 15 min walk
  • Sanibel Island Southern Beach - 3 min drive
  • Periwinkle Way - 4 min drive
  • JN 'Ding' Darling National Wildlife Refuge - 5 min drive
  • Sanibel Historical Village and Museum - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW) - 45 min drive


  • Doc Fords Rum Bar And - 4 min drive
  • The Sanibel Cafe - 6 min drive
  • Bleu Rendez-Vous French Bistro - 5 min drive
  • Great White Grill - 5 min drive
  • Traders Cafe - 8 min drive

About this property

Island Inn

3.5-star aparthotel on the beach, near Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum
Guests at this beach aparthotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as gas grills and a picnic area. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a refrigerator, an oven, a stovetop, and a microwave. Guests will appreciate conveniences like a coffee/tea maker and a dishwasher, while a Smart TV with cable channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment. Change of towels is available on request.
Island Inn offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch Smart televisions come with premium cable channels. Accommodations at this 3.5-star aparthotel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Sanibel aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access, with a speed of 250+ Mbps (good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices). Business-friendly amenities include laptop-compatible safes along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and change of towels can be requested. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in January 2023.

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include a private beach.

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-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • On a private sandy beach
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas


  • Available in the apartment: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free covered self parking on site


  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Ice maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster


  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Window screens


  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • Smart TV with premium cable channels

Outdoor areas

  • Gas grill
  • Picnic area


  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Laptop workspace


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Blackout drapes
  • Change of towels on request
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Limited-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • Near a health/beauty spa
  • Near a hospital
  • Near the airport
  • Next to a golf course
  • On the waterfront

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf on site
  • Bicycle parking on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Paddleboard on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Surfing/bodyboarding on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • 2 buildings
  • 2 floors
  • 20 rooms
  • Bicycle parking
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Built in 2018
  • Change of towels on request
  • Individual decor
  • Individual furnishings

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