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Featured Sanibel Romantic Hotels

5 Star, Pet Friendly, Sunny,private Cottage With Old Florida Charn Mins to Beach
5/5Exceptional! (72 reviews)
Great access to beach with everything you need!

"This was our 2nd stay. Great beach access, super clean and every detail well provided for! We will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

5 Star, Pet Friendly, Sunny,private Cottage With Old Florida Charn Mins to Beach
Filled With Love, Great Reviews, and Amazing Ocean Views!
4.9/5Exceptional! (94 reviews)
Relaxing stay

"Proximity to everything on the island was a big bonus. Even though Pointe Santo is a little older complex, they were constantly grooming the grounds. Some of the exterior of the buildings needed some attention and updating but overall it was a great rental. We would come back to Pointe Santo!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Filled With Love, Great Reviews, and Amazing Ocean Views!
Rare Walkout Condo On Sanibel Beach
4.9/5Exceptional! (37 reviews)
Perfect location

"short walk to beach. Liked that it's not a huge, overcrowded condo building. Small building, condo right sized and comfortable. Dennis was very helpful, and responded immediately to any communications. Great experience!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Rare Walkout Condo On Sanibel Beach
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Tarpon Tale Inn
3 out of 5
367 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL
The price is $180 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4.7/5Exceptional! (244 reviews)
Get away from it for a few daya

"Awesome place to get away. Nice people everywhere. Quiet side of the island much less traffic. Quiet beaches and beautiful views"…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Tarpon Tale Inn
White Shell Hideaway
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4.6/5Exceptional! (44 reviews)
Solid Property, Minor Issue

"Overall, the stay was great. The location is close to Bowman Beach (2 min drive). It's about a 10 minute drive to all of the "downtown" restaurant locations. Plenty of space for a large family to enjoy and have some privacy within the home. And the pool was great. The only issue is that there is ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

White Shell Hideaway
Island Inn
Great for couples
3 out of 5
3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
The price is $139 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.6/5Exceptional! (971 reviews)
Couples like: beachfront dining, on the beach
Travelers say...

"The place was amazing! There is not a bad thing to say!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

Island Inn
Sanibel Arms West Condominiums
3 out of 5
827 East Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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4.6/5Exceptional! (571 reviews)

"Perfect location! Nice condo. Everything you need."…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Sanibel Arms West Condominiums
Sanibel Siesta on the Beach
3.5 out of 5
1246 Fulgur St, Sanibel, FL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (134 reviews)
Great place.

"Great place. Would go again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

Sanibel Siesta on the Beach
Song of the Sea
Great for couples
3 out of 5
863 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $157 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Wonderful! (982 reviews)
Couples like: hot tub, on the beach
Travelers say...

"Able to walk to get pizza and tiki bar was fun for happy hour and lite eats"…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2020

Song of the Sea
Kona Kai Motel
3 out of 5
1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL
The price is $149 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Excellent! (730 reviews)

"Room was very clean, including bathroom and kitchen. Room had just enough space to be comfortable for my family of four. Easy check in and check out."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Kona Kai Motel
Seaside Inn
3 out of 5
541 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $151 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Excellent! (1,202 reviews)

"Clean, lots of amenities for kids and adults alike, great service, very attentive staff, priced fairly, convenient location with direct beach access and a short drive or bike ride to all the local restaurants and shopping. Loved our stay! Will be returning!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Seaside Inn
West Wind Inn
Great for couples
3 out of 5
3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
The price is $231 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.4/5Excellent! (979 reviews)
Couples like: restaurant with ocean view, on the beach
Travelers say...

"Enjoyed the morning view of dolphins and pelicans!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

West Wind Inn
Casa Ybel Resort
Great for couples
3.5 out of 5
2255 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel, FL
The price is $269 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (278 reviews)
Couples like: beachfront dining, on the beach
Travelers say...

"you couldn't ask to be any closer to the beach. Staff was great and so were the amenities."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Casa Ybel Resort
Sanibel Inn
Great for couples
3 out of 5
937 E Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $149 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (1,909 reviews)
Couples like: bar, on the beach
Travelers say...

"Property was very nice.pool, beach access and Island bar were great. Everyone was friendly and accommodating. Rooms need updating as some things are worn and photos make room seem much larger."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Sanibel Inn
Sanibel Island Beach Resort
Great for couples
3 out of 5
1231 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $159 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (1,045 reviews)
Couples like: bar, on the beach
Travelers say...

"Great location and easy access to beach. Love the bike trails"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Sanibel Island Beach Resort
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Great for couples
3 out of 5
1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $187 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.3/5Excellent! (2,251 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, beachfront dining, hot tub
Travelers say...

"You will not find a better resort on Sanibel Island. We have stayed here twice and it's been amazing both times, can't wait to go back."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
A Peaceful Place by RedAwning
3.5 out of 5
9468 Peaceful Drive, Sanibel, FL
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A Peaceful Place by RedAwning
Beach Time by RedAwning
3.5 out of 5
3960 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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Beach Time by RedAwning
Pelican's Perch by RedAwning
4 out of 5
475 Sea Oats Drive, Sanibel, FL
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Pelican's Perch by RedAwning
Pineapple Palms by RedAwning
4 out of 5
1073 Skiff Place, Sanibel, FL
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Pineapple Palms by RedAwning
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Romantic Luxury Hotels

Seaside Inn
3 out of 5
541 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $151 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Excellent! (1,202 reviews)

"Clean, lots of amenities for kids and adults alike, great service, very attentive staff, priced fairly, convenient location with direct beach access and a short drive or bike ride to all the local restaurants and shopping. Loved our stay! Will be returning!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Seaside Inn
Waterside Inn on the Beach
2 out of 5
3033 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
The price is $179 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (653 reviews)

"The Blueberry cottage was perfect for our family of 5. The staff, the pool, although small was very clean, we could bring our dog, free parking, the cleanliness, money saved from cooking in, the property, everything was great! Would definitely come back."…"

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

Waterside Inn on the Beach
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
3 out of 5
1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $187 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.3/5Excellent! (2,251 reviews)

"You will not find a better resort on Sanibel Island. We have stayed here twice and it's been amazing both times, can't wait to go back."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Sunset Beach Inn
3 out of 5
3287 West Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $207 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.9/5Very Good! (978 reviews)

"we have excelente weekend!! In good condition. The personal in lobby and staff excelent atention!! Thanks very much."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Sunset Beach Inn
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Romantic Spa Hotels

Beautiful Beachfront Views With Free Use of Bicycles and Free Wifi!!
Great for spa weekends
4.9/5Exceptional! (97 reviews)
Travelers like: sauna, hot tub
Great Fall getaway

"We spent a long weekend in Sanibel. Perfect for 2 people. We did not use the second room. Nice chairs and beach towels were provided which was greatly appreciated. Kitchen was well equipped. Great view of the water and really short walk onto the beach. Bed was very comfortable. My favorite was the ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

Beautiful Beachfront Views With Free Use of Bicycles and Free Wifi!!
Song of the Sea
3 out of 5
863 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
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The price is $157 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Wonderful! (982 reviews)

"Able to walk to get pizza and tiki bar was fun for happy hour and lite eats"…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2020

Song of the Sea
Casa Ybel Resort
Great for spa weekends
3.5 out of 5
2255 W. Gulf Dr., Sanibel, FL
The price is $269 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (278 reviews)
Travelers like: massage, facials, scrubs
Travelers say...

"you couldn't ask to be any closer to the beach. Staff was great and so were the amenities."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Casa Ybel Resort
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Great for spa weekends
3 out of 5
1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $187 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.3/5Excellent! (2,251 reviews)
Travelers like: full-service spa, massage, facials, manicures and pedicures
Travelers say...

"You will not find a better resort on Sanibel Island. We have stayed here twice and it's been amazing both times, can't wait to go back."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in Sanibel

Are you and your partner looking for a romantic escape? Couples choose Sanibel for its beautiful island views and breathtaking sunsets. If you want to spend some time strolling through captivating scenery with your love, you might make a visit to Gulfside City Park, J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, or Causeway Islands Park B.

If you and your sweetheart are looking forward to a relaxing time away or you'd like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can choose from 34 lodging options in Sanibel for the perfect romantic getaway.

Guests enjoy these choices for their romantic atmosphere:

Pineapple Palms by RedAwning: This 4-star vacation home offers a fireplace, a kitchen, and an outdoor pool.

Sanibel Island Beach Resort: 3-star hotel featuring a poolside bar, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant. Customers give good reviews for its comfortable rooms and breakfast.

West Wind Inn: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, you'll have access to a beach bar, an outdoor pool, and 2 restaurants. Expedia travelers speak highly of its comfortable rooms and walkable location.

Casa Ybel Resort: This 3.5-star resort offers massages, an alfresco restaurant, and a poolside bar. Our guests appreciate its spacious rooms and pool.

Beach Time by RedAwning: 3.5-star apartment featuring a fireplace, a kitchen, and an outdoor pool.

When is the Best Time to Visit Sanibel?

Weather can be an important factor for your holiday, so we've gathered rainfall and seasonal temperature info to help you plan your vacation:

  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 92°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 55°F
  • Driest months: December, January, November, and February, with an average rainfall of 1.94 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 9.40 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Sanibel

There's nothing better than seeing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider taking time to discover all there is to see and do in Sanibel. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Sanibel for its bird watching, biking, and island views. You might think about visiting Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum, Sanibel Historical Museum and Village, or Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife.

Travelers also pick Sanibel for its:
  • Beaches
  • Wildlife

Getting Around Sanibel

The closest major airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Sanibel?
Are you in need of a romantic getaway? Couples choose Sanibel for its beautiful island views and breathtaking sunsets. If you want to spend some time strolling through captivating scenery with your love, you might make a visit to J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Causeway Islands Park B, or Gulfside City Park. Whether you want to soak in a spa tub or lounge around in luxurious bedding, you’ll have your choice of 27 hotels and other lodging options in Sanibel to make for the perfect retreat.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Sanibel?
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is a favorite 3-star condo resort for couples, and features in-room kitchens and a full-service spa. Other good options for a romantic stay include West Wind Inn and Casa Ybel Resort.
How many romantic hotels should we expect to find in Sanibel?
Expedia has 27 romantic Sanibel hotels for you to get cozy in.
When is the best time of year for a romantic getaway to Sanibel?
If you’re hoping to get lost in the rain on your romantic getaway, check out these details about year-round temperatures in Sanibel: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 67°F. The rainiest months in Sanibel are August, June, July, and September, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of rainfall.
What is there to do in Sanibel?
There’s nothing better than wandering around a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all that Sanibel has to offer. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Sanibel for its island views, beaches, and bird watching. You might think about visiting Sanibel Island Southern Beach, Bowman’s Beach, or Sanibel Island Lighthouse.
What’s the best way to get to Sanibel and around town during my romantic getaway?
This information about transportation options in Sanibel might help your romantic trip get off to a smooth start: The closest major airport is Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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