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Sunset Beach Inn

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
3 Star Hotel
The Sunset Beach Inn includes forty-six guestrooms and suites nestled on 4.5 acres of tropical Sanibel Island. Our 360 feet of beach along the Gulf of Mexico offers beautiful shells, tranquil sunsets and pristine sand. Relax by the pool with the Gulf of Mexico across the horizon.Each...
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a fantastic resort, with great ammentities included, such as bikes, kayaks, paddle boards, beach chairs, umbrellas, and towels. Each room has a gulf view, and has a kitchenette as well :) We loved our stay there, and definitely will return. James, the property...More

Thank Tyler A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t let their photos fool you. These pictures look nothing like these rooms. If you are use to staying at nice hotels this place is not for you. It’s basically a Motel. Our room was not ready until after 5pm day of arrival. We were...More

Thank tracielswick
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 6 days ago

Dear tracielswick, I'm so sorry you did not have an enjoyable stay with us - clearly, it was far from that. Although I must apologize about how your arrival and the power outage due to our local power company working on line adjacent to the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can I give a 6-Star rating?!?! The stellar customer service at this hotel makes an already good thing even better! The rooms are SO clean, and you are only steps away from the gorgeous beaches of Sanibel (See Also: Beach towels, umbrellas, and loungers are...More

Thank PinkyT143
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pinky, We sure wish you could give us a 6-star rating! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and sincerely appreciate your sharing such a wonderful review. I have shared your comments with our staff and they were all simply delighted to know what...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time to Sanibel and I enjoyed my stay at Sunset Beach Inn. Excellent beach access for shelling and lots of amenities for the price. Loved the continental breakfast. I would definitely stay again!More

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Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 1 week ago

Dear Backroadsgal, Thank you for the very nice review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your recent stay at Sunset Beach Inn and appreciated all of the recreation and other amenities included with your stay. We're glad you found us and certain appreciate the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at the hotel. Room was clean and we did not experience anything as indicated in the lower reviews. Beach access was incredible, Pool was clean and refreshing after spending the day in the ocean. All the beach chairs and umbrellas were...More

Thank Roger V
Response from Bill W, General Manager at Sunset Beach InnResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roger, I'm glad you had a nice getaway to Sunset Beach Inn. It's great to see how much your enjoyed your stay and found so much to enjoy with all the services and amenities included in our guests' stay. I will be sure to...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$159 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$159 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bekki G
25 June 2018|
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Response from Bkchero | Reviewed this property |
If you are referring to things like buckets and shovels to dig holes or build sand castles I do not remember seeing any of those. Enjoy your trip.
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Susan3864
24 March 2018|
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Response from barbar558 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to walk through some shells to get to the harder sand area near the water. Yes, weather dependent but not difficult
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C S
26 February 2018|
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Response from travelersjimbeth | Reviewed this property |
Sorry 4 delay. Sea Shells are plentiful, distinctly different, colorful collectable. My wife and I enjoyed gathering shells early morning.
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Room Tips
"Any room is perfect, but get a top floor room if possible or an even better view!"
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"stay at a nicer place."
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"We enjoyed the balcony. All rooms on the top two floors have screened in balconies."
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"Families vacation here, so lots of kids. I could hear the people above me when moving the kitchen chairs."
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