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    Waterside Inn on the Beach

    3033 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5609
    +1 877-693-2066
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    5/11/20176/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    US$163
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 24 November 2015

    I guess some GOOD THINGS MUST COME TO AN END. After many years coming to Waterside Inn and renting one of the most expensive cottages beach front and dog friendly we were so sad by the treatment of the new owners. Even though this place...More

    16  Thank Kathy C
    Reviewed 22 November 2015

    My husband and I Just spent a weekend on Sanibel Island and stayed at the Waterside Inn on the Beach. Our stay was very pleasant. Our room was spacious and had a full kitchen we could use. It was clean and the beds were very...More

    3  Thank Judy G
    Reviewed 19 November 2015

    It's a hidden treasure that we have enjoyed immensely, sure it's beach side cottages with an old world flavor and not some new high rise bustling with stuffy staff members and that's exactly why we chose the place. The beach and pool are within feet...More

    1  Thank Edith M
    Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

    Just loved my visit to waterside inn! Staff was so kind and accommodating. It was clean, cheery, and quaint. My mattress was so soft & so relaxing! The beach was beautiful & I hated to leave. I'll definitely be back.

    2  Thank Tammy R
    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    Sanibel is certainly the shelling capital of the world! Waterside is an average hotel, it does have everything we need like a bed, shower, and small refrigerator, but the price is not bad and the beach is just a short walk away. I recommend visiting!

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    About
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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Sanibel Island
    • #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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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
    • Also Known As
    • Waterside Inn On The Beach Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Hotel Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Resort Sanibel Island ,
    • Waterside Inn On The Beach Sanibel Island, Florida
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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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    Stewart T
    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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    Arenee0610
    15 July 2017|
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    Response from nfowler7 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the hotel is pet friendly. There was a charge for the pet, I don't recall how much, but it was worth bringing our dog. She had a great time, the staff was always "loving" on her. We took her to Sanibel beaches with... More
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    "Some rooms are closer to the beach and some are closer to the pool. Check the website."
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