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Reviewed 30 November 2009

We just returned from a week at WEP and it was wonderful (11-20-09 to 11-28-09). Clean, well kept grounds, quiet and just a lovely piece of paradise. Darwin truly goes out of his way to make it a dream vacation and is so helpful and friendly. As another reviewer mentions the lack of ceiling fans made it hot for us...

Thank true2beeme
Reviewed 27 November 2009

Everything the reviews say is true. This really is a special place which is beautifully decorated and furnished with everything you could need. Won't repeat all the facilities as you can read the other reviews, but really loved the beach which was so quiet after an earlier stay up the eastern end of the island and we had beach chairs,...

Thank shelleyj
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 July 2009

All the reviews I read of this place were right on! We are very pleased we stayed at the West-End Paradise. We rented a two bedroom apartment for a long weekend. The grounds are very well maintained. The unit was very clean and had everything we needed. The place is in the middle of a residential area and is very...

1Thank OutdoorLover4Life
Reviewed 24 May 2009

West End was perfect for our needs. From the initial contact with Jen, till our departure, it was truly wonderful. Wildlife galore right at your doorstep...don't wanna pedal to Ding Darling?...no problem. Molly the Gator and friends will be more than happy to entertain you at West End. The room was clean and spacious, the kitchen was well enough appointed...

1Thank jaydee414
Allamuchy, New Jersey
Reviewed 14 April 2009

This was our 2nd visit to Sanibel and West-End Paradise, hence the title "Paradise Revisited." This year we had Unit #4 which featured a screened lanai and overlooking the pond / canal where we saw a lot of herons, turtles, snowy egrets, otters playing in the water, and a pair of screech owls, one standing watch in the tree, while...

3Thank TwavelingTweedies
Milford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 March 2009

This was our first stay at West End and we loved it so much we have booked a week for next year. We loved everything about the place. Jennifer and Darwin are terrific hosts who provide everything you could want. We had a one bedroom suite and it had TONS of room for the two of us. The room was...

1Thank Radiopam
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 4 February 2009

Location and cleanliness...that's what it's all about, and Jen and Darwin have this down to a science. This is a small unit based place to stay..8 units..We stayed in the kitchenette, but also visited the one and two bedrooms. The kitchenette was great, just what we needed. The one and two bedrooms, with lanai(screened porch) were clean, spacious and good...

1Thank maggies285
Smyrna, TN
Reviewed 13 October 2008

We had a great stay at the West-End Paradise. Jennifer and Darwin are wonderful to work with. The unit was spotless and well equipped. I loved the ability to park at the private beach access...not as crowded as public beach accesses and did not have to pay the $2/hour public beach accesses charged. I can't imagine staying anywhere else on...

1Thank roxiecat
Chesapeake, Virginia
Reviewed 7 April 2008

West End Paradise is simply perfect. I am so glad I came to Trip Advisor to find a place to stay on Sanibel. Not only is this probably the most affordable lodging in overpriced Sanibel/Captiva, it could not have been any more charming and wonderful. Darwin and Jennifer, the owners, are a wealth of information and they make you feel...

2Thank PleasureSeekerTippy
Reviewed 29 February 2008

What a gem! The rooms are impeccably clean and have everything you would need for a beach vacation. Bikes to ride to the beach, shelling equipment, beach toys & chairs, towels. The fully-equipped kitchen and outdoor grill were so handy and great. You could choose to eat indoors, out on the screened in porch or by the "lagoon" out back...

1Thank Danabol

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about West-End Paradise

Address: 1389 Tahiti Dr., Sanibel Island, FL 33857
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: €89 - €220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
West-End Paradise Hotel Sanibel Island
West-End Paradise Sanibel Island, Florida
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“Am sure all rooms are great! This is located west of Ding darling Wildlife refuge....”
 of 5 bubbles FortMyersRecycler, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room with the dock just off the sunroom and enjoy your breakfast and dinner by the pond with nature!”
 of 5 bubbles lisafU8199OP, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Units 1 & 3 have smaller screened patios and larger living rooms. Resident alligators like the lawns near units 2 and 4.”
 of 5 bubbles twoinmaine, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“For a couple, units 3 and 4 are just fine, and we like this side of the multi-unit facility because the sun doesn't come right in the bedroom in the morning to wake you up.”
 of 5 bubbles twoinmaine, 1 Apr 2015 | Read review
“If you're going to do a lot of cooking, rather than then you might want a larger unit than the Efficiency - suggest you ask Darwin to advise on what best might suit you.”
 of 5 bubbles HTM60, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
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