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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “pineapple lodge” (63 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    We booked Apricot cottage for two nights in July. It had all the facilities you'd need and was clean and comfortable for the three of us. The beach was quiet and low key with free loungers and BBQ's to make use of. A great beach...More

    2  Thank LRussey
    Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2015

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. I am happy that we were able to exceed your expectations!! As you can see from all the other reviews that have been posted our #1 goal is to make sure everyone has...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

    We had an amazing stay! The shelling was a blast and the room was very nice, clean and well stocked with pillows and blankets! The guest service people, John (maintenance) & Lynn (front desk) were so friendly and inviting! We can't wait to go back!!!More

    2  Thank pennybell23
    Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2015

    Thank you for your review! I have to say you got some great pictures thank you for posting them for others to see. John and Lynn are definatly great and make everyone feel at home. We all look forward to your return in the future....More

    Reviewed 11 August 2015

    Even though it is a quaint little motel, or cottages on the beach without all the frills of an upscale hotel, You can't be location, proximity to everything, cost, and ambiance. The managers, and front desk make you fell like your the only ones there,...More

    2  Thank Scott G
    Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 12 August 2015

    Thank you for your review! (Paradise on the beach) I really like that I always say "We are a little slice of paradise", so that defiantly fits us. We strive to make sure every one of our guests have everything they need, thats what makes...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

    My husband & I stayed here after researching on Trip Advisor. So glad we chose the Waterside!! From the moment we made our reservations til we checked out we were treated great. Kudos to Carol in the front office. She is so friendly, helpful &...More

    1  Thank Seadreams
    Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 12 August 2015

    First I want to thank you for taking the time to post your review. We do everything we can to make all of our guests comfortable and enjoy while they are vacationing here at the Waterside Inn. I am happy to see that you were...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

    Understand title is harsh but what we have experienced here is unbelieveble. Our stay was oke, location is great, but the island offers many great locations to stay. Pool is very small, picture wom't tell. Interior of cottages is outdated, old and dirty. As we...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$173 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
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    melissamistretta
    26 December 2017|
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    Response from BeverlyOB | Reviewed this property |
    There was a hairdryer in our bathroom on the wall. It worked extremely well. No complaints. The bathroom is very small, so the most efficient use of space is absolutely necessary in the cottages. Some may differ because of... More
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    anijoamos
    17 September 2017|
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    Response from WatersideSanibel | Property representative |
    Good morning ! \In answer to your question, yes pets are allowed on the beaches on Sanibel , they must be on a leash. Also, Algiers beach is not that far from us. Please is I can answer any other questions please let me... More
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Lsterry | Reviewed this property |
    It was clean! And it was quiet but we had the last cottage on the beach edge.
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    "Beach front is the way to go. Pineapple 121 or 127."
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