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Sandpiper Inn

720 Donax St, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6708
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  • Sanibel and Captiva Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center
    1.5 km
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 11 November 2016
The Sandpiper - tale of two rooms
We were two couples visiting and sightseeing on Sanibel Is and... more
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Chattanooga, TN
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were two couples visiting and sightseeing on Sanibel Is and we had made reservations some weeks prior to going. We arrived at the Sandpiper around 5:30 pm only to find no one at the office despite the fact office hours were posted saying they closed at 6:00. We used the office phone outside and called the number provided but...

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Heilbronn, Germany
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed here for three nights during our roundtrip and were really satisfied. We arrived in the late afternoon and our keys were waiting for us, as the office was already closed. Our apartment (Sandpiper Unit 2) was quite large for two people with two full bathrooms, kitchen, sofa, etc. The decoration and the colors showed 'beach' all over and...

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Richmond VA
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Sandpiper Inn was great. They have thought of EVERYTHING you could possibly need to have a comfortable stay. They had dishes, beach chairs, an umbrella, complimentary bikes, a corkscrew/bottle opener, paper towels, laundry facilities, the list goes on. We wanted for nothing during our stay. The bikes were super useful, although I will say the beach was definitely more...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We loved the Sandpiper Inn and will definitely be back. We loved the way our room looked, the price, the location and the service. The lady (don't remember her name) that came to our room and asked if everything was going well, was very friendly and even left us some sand toys at our door to use with our little...

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Landes, France
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very clean. The place has all the amenities of home, plenty of room for the family and a great setting, nothing says tropics like looking out at the banana leaves from the window of your shower. You can hang out in the sun all day and watch the lizards or chill out in the front room next to the exceptional...

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here on and off for 10 years . Great place to stay if your looking for a home away from home! My husband even proposed to me here and we will never go anywhere else as long as the sandpiper is still open. The beach is only a block away and shops/restaurants are close by. Managers...

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Midland, Michigan
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Stayed at the Sandpiper 3/26 -3/29 of 2016. The Sandpiper is a nice Mom 'n Pop alternative to the pricey Condo style rentals abundant on Sanibel. Comfortable, clean with a full kitchen. We ate breakfasts in the Sandpiper and Late lunch/early dinners at area restaurants. Walk to a nice beach 5 minutes away. Free bikes are a plus. Saves $$...

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Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had a great stay at the Sandpiper Inn. Our room was clean with enough space for our family. We liked having a kitchen to prepare breakfast and lunch. There were adequate dishes and cooking supplies as well as beach chairs and an umbrella. We had an upstairs room so had a nice breeze in the evening. The Sandpiper Inn...

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Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 April 2016

My family and I have traveled to Sanibel Island every couple of years for several years and we have always stayed at the Sandpiper Inn. It is very clean and comfortable. We love having the kitchen and access to laundry...especially more recently with the addition of small children to our group! The inn is very conveniently located for beach, restaurants...

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Duluth, United States
Reviewed 29 January 2016

The building is divided into 4 units , 2 on the second level accessed by stairway and 2 on the ground level. We had unit 4 which was on the top back away from the road. On arrival they simply have your room key put in an envelope and tacked on the wall outside of the office. We never saw...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sandpiper Inn

Address: 720 Donax St, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6708
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Hotel Sanibel Island
Sandpiper Inn Sanibel Island, Florida
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“If you travel to Sanibel and stay at the Sandpiper, specify Sandpiper II.”
 of 5 bubbles Don_Chattanooga, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“good price”
 of 5 bubbles Floridagirl014, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They have something for everyone”
 of 5 bubbles jwZ1265EY, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Sandpiper has just 4 units, 2 at ground level and 2 1 flight of stairs up.”
 of 5 bubbles ronaldw105, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“First floor rooms are more luxurious & spacious”
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