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Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Palm Springs
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We had a awesome time at Castaways as usual! Friendly staff and the best place to bring your pets, even at the beach. We stayed right on the marina cottage 28. What a view to wake up to.Fabulous location on the Island away from in town, quiet and peaceful.

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Rick B, Manager at Castaways Cottages of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review of the Castaways, I am very pleased that you had an awesome time, and that you enjoyed that we have pet friendly cottages. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Kind regards. Rick B

Wickliffe
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We really enjoyed our stay in Jan 2016. The cottage was very nice with a great layout and nice size. Everything was very clean. The location was great - 1 minute walk to the beach, marina, or general store. Also a great location between Sanibel and Captiva.

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Rick B, Manager at Castaways Cottages of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am pleased to hear that you liked the cottages layout and that you enjoyed our great location. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards. Rick Boyd

Canton
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We had a wonderful time and really enjoyed our cottage. We stayed in #27 and it was perfect. Sanibel Island was very nice and quiet, and we also enjoyed Captiva. We would recommend renting a car, because this property is further down the island, which made it very quiet and relaxing. But it would be difficult to get to restaurants...

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Thank you for your 5 star review of the Castaways, I am pleased that you found #27 perfect. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards. Rick B

Moundsville
Reviewed 2 February 2016

A well equipped unit with everything you need for a relaxing stay! All units are very close to water and right next to bike trail. Each unit has a screened in porch. It is at the quiet end of Sanibel Island.

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Rick B, Manager at Castaways Cottages of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Castaways, I am happy to hear that you found your unit well equipped, and that you had a relaxing stay. Kind regards. Rick B

Gibsonia
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This was our first trip to Sanibel Island and hope to come back again. Our room was neat and clean. The location was great. The beach is convenient and easily accessed. Although the cottages are not large, we found it quite comfortable.

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Rick B, Manager at Castaways Cottages of Sanibel, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review of the Castaways, I am very happy to hear that you have a desire to come and visit us again in the future. Kind regards Rick B

Waterloo
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I have never been to Sanibel and had heard it has lots of shells on the beach. Our cabin was just a short walk to the beach and the beach was loaded with shells. We enjoyed our stay at the small one room efficiency. It was clean and the bed and pillows were great. I had room to spread out...

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Thank you for your excellent review of the Castaways. I am pleased you found the bed and pillows great. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. kind regards Rick B

Davenport
Reviewed 2 February 2016

If you want fun in the sun, a beautiful fully furnished updated beach cottage that is steps from the ocean , then this is your little place in paradise!! The furnishings are very nice, and the screened in porches make it cozy in the summer to sit and listen to the ocean, and feel that ocean breeze. You sit at...

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Thank you for your 5 star review of the Castaways, I am pleased to hear that you had fun in the sun, and that you enjoyed the screened in porch. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards. Rick B

Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 2 February 2016

It's difficult to find a short stay place in Sanibel and we were able to rent for one night at Castaways. The cottages are attractive and not on top of one another. The description, "Old Florida" suits in a pleasant way. Our cottage was near the water with a wood dock beyond a mangrove hedge. Decorating was appealing, bed was...

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Thank you for taking the time to review our property, I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our relaxing setting. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards Rick B

Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We chose the cottages due to the location of the beach on one side of the road and the bay the other. We travelled with our four teens so it was important to be able to enjoy the beach and the fishing and kayaking whenever. We had two cottages. In our king size bedroom cottage the tub and the kitchen...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We are currently experiencing the -18 degree temps of Minnesota and dreaming of the warm sandy beaches of Sanibel Island, Fl. I then realized I never wrote the review of our May 2015 stay at the Castaways Beach Cottages. We rented the red beach cottage #4 and it was absolutely perfect for the three of us (2 parents and 1...

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Thank you for the 5 star review of the Castaways, I am glad you found cottage #4 absolutely perfect. We look forward to seeing you again on your next stay at the Castaways. Kind regards Rick Boyd

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterview cottages, efficiencies, or motel units are surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico and beautiful Sunset Bay. Discover miles of sandy beaches, shelling, fishing, swimming, or just relaxing Island style. The Castaways is a touch of paradise you're sure to remember. World-class shelling and bird-watching. Great fishing from our private docks or in the Gulf of Mexico.Marina with canoe,kayak and bicycle rentals, charter captains, bait and other sundry items.Three restaurants and general store within walking distance. Heated swimming pool. Pet-friendly units available for guests who want their 4-footed friends to enjoy a true family vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

Address: 6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: €185 - €186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Castaways Cottages of Sanibel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel
Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
Castaways Cottages Of Sanibel Sanibel Island, Florida
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Sanibel Island
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Sanibel Island
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“Located near north end of Sanibel Island @ Blind Pass a with Captiva on other side of bridge.”
FortMyersRecycler, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“The bay side is quieter and more private.”
RachelKJ1975, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“bay side more birds and wild life, cottages gulf side very nice”
372nancyf, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No. 28 directly on the Bay has the best view!”
  • This is a view from inside No.28 out across the Bay
  • View of the Bay even from the parkign spot of No.28
BradW72, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pool side is very convenient....never stayed in other locations.”
anneclearspring, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
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