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Manitoba, Canada
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had no reservations & were driving along at the end of a long day of sight-seeing. We called & were pleased that they had a room, but even more pleased when we found that the site was so lovely. Shellpoint Village is beautifully landscaped with fountains, pretty buildings, and an air of quiet & calm. The only negative comment... More 

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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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13 reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The people were very nice and accommodating!! They could use newer TV's, but everything was clean and in good working order and the ladies at the front desk were so sweet!!!! The pillows and beds were AMAZINGLY comfortable!!!!

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Montrose, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stayed at Shell Point Guest House for 2 nights in November 2015 while our RV was being repaired. The room was clean and nice. We were able to attend a concert on one night we were there. We ate at 2 of the on-site restaurants and had good food. We also took the tour of the facility and are... More 

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting southwest Florida in the Fort Myers area consider a visit to the Guest House at Shell Point Retirement Community. This motel is open to the public and is very clean, a good place for the money and very quiet. Nice pool and nice cafe.

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Thank Barry A
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

So convenient and comfortable! The guest house at Shell Point provides a great place to stay when we visit my mom who is a Shell Point resident. Clean rooms, great pool and affordable. There is a cafe on site, too. We like the proximity to Sanibel, Captiva, and Ding Darling as well.

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North Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

This quaint, clean, safe, enjoyable, and reasonably priced motel is located within Shell Point Village, a retirement community probably not even a mile from the bridge to Sanibel Island. Most guests therefore have some family, friend, or business in SPV; however, don't overlook this great place to stay for any other reason as well. Accommodations are comfortable and in a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Large senior neighborhood just prior to going over the bridge to Sanibel. This property has quiet rooms largely used by those in contemplating a purchase of a unit or those visiting those living here. Mother-in-law has been here 16+ years in a lovely independent living apartment and is now preparing to move to assisted living, so we had more "helpers"... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

The Shell Point Guest House is very conveniently located just a short distance from the Sanibel Island causeway.Since the Guest House is inside the security checkpoint for this gated community, the location was very safe and secure. There is a Publix grocery just a short drive east on Summerlin Road. They had very good Key Lime pie. We bought a... More 

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Found this place via a Google map search after a fruitless web search for a place to spend one reasonably-priced night in the Fort Myers area. Yes, it is located inside some sort of retirement community which is a little odd, but it is a completely acceptable place to stay; clean, quiet, and in a beautiful setting. We had a... More 

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Vestal, New York
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Due to airline delay travel issues, we lost our Marriott hotel reservation. But since I have parents who live at Shell Point, they were able to find us a room at the Guest House, that was originally unavailable when travel was being planned months prior. So a tip, keep calling to check on availability even at the last minute. The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the resort-style campus of Shell Point Retirement Community, our Guest House prides itself on its warm and inviting atmosphere. Located on The Island, the Guest House is surrounded by lush flowering landscape and breezes coming from the Caloosahatchee River. Looking to stay a night, a week or a month? The Shell Point Guest House is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway. If you're visiting family here at Shell Point or just looking to avoid high priced Sanibel accommodations, our property offers the ideal setting for turning a visit into a vacation! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shell Point Guest House

Address: 15040 Shell Point Blvd, Fort Myers, FL
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Fort Myers
Number of rooms: 39
Also Known As:
Shell Point Guest House Hotel Fort Myers
Shell Point Guest House Fort Myers, Florida
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“I liked room 203 better than 204 because it had an adult height toilet”
 of 5 bubbles AshevilleGypsy, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Stay her whenever you get a chance”
 of 5 bubbles mikesR8161NF, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“there is no refrigerator in the room, but there is an ice machine for guests. The café is opened for meals (best pancakes I ever had). The dining room is not opened until after noon on Sunday.”
 of 5 bubbles honeybunch12, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There are smoking rooms available at the Guest House, but the Shell Point community itself is completely non-smoking except in individual independent living units. Shell Point is also completely dry (no alcohol), so you would need to purchase elsewhere to enjoy in your room.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveS43, 6 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Second floor rooms are level access from the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles HedgehogsOnTheWing, 27 Apr 2013 | Read review
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