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Island Inn

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

Overview of Island Inn

Island Inn

3 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL, 33957

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSanibel Island Southern Beach2 min drive
  • Popular LocationSanibel Historical Village and Museum5 min drive
  • Popular LocationBailey - Matthews Shell Museum5 min drive
  • AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.)44 min drive

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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. Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum 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.

What's nearby

  • Sanibel Island Southern Beach - 2 min drive
  • Sanibel Historical Village and Museum - 5 min drive
  • Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater - 5 min drive
  • Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum - 5 min drive
  • Sanibel Public Library - 6 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Traditions on the Beach — 1 min walk
  • The Sandbar — 11 min walk
  • Thistle Lodge Beachfront Restaurant — 4 min drive
  • Over Easy Cafe — 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.

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), COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC), and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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 uncovered self parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

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

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No elevators

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

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • 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

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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

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from September 5 to September 24:
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Dining venue
The following facilities are closed on Sunday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

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

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 712 out of 994 reviews
5 - Excellent 72%
Rating 4 - Good. 234 out of 994 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 32 out of 994 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 994 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 994 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great place! Beautiful grounds!
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Island Inn is a clear “10”. Beach is awesome, service impeccable, room extremely clean and well appointed. Love the deck/patio. Incredible stay and will return. Hear they are going to start some monthly rentals. Can’t wait.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a great experience. Peaceful!
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The no-see bugs were bad everything else was great
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2021