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West Wind Inn
West Wind Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 3345 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
4.2/5 (2005 reviews)
$108/ night for 2 guests

The property was nice, well maintained, the staff was friendly and helpful. The room was small but comfortable. The photos on the site made the room look much larger than it was.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019
Sanibel Island Beach Resort
Sanibel Island Beach Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 1231 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (765 reviews)
$139/ night for 2 guests

Loved this little resort right on the beach! The hammocks hanging in the back were awesome, my kids and i thoroughly enjoyed them! The room was clean and the beds were very comfortable! I have stayed at many hotels and the shower pressure was amazing (it's the little things that make me happy; nobody ...

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
3.0 out of 5.0 1451 Middle Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
4.2/5 (1885 reviews)
$151/ night for 2 guests

We liked the easy access to bikes and kayaks. We liked that there were so many pools since we liked the quiet pools. The room was spacious and clean. We did not like the construction in the building next to us. We also had a restaurant charge at checkout that was different from what I signed and ...

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019
Sanibel Inn
Sanibel Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 937 E Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1686 reviews)
$159/ night for 2 guests

Sanibel was excellent! The staff was very friendly. We really enjoyed the bikes everyday and also the kayaks. Prices for drinks were high but if you went for happy hour it was good. Kim was a good bartender. The rooms were clean, but a little outdated but overall very good. I would totally go back ...

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Song of the Sea
Song of the Sea
3.0 out of 5.0 863 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (953 reviews)
$169/ night for 2 guests

The resort is small and quaint. The staff is very nice and the daily breakfast was good.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019
Waterside Inn on the Beach
Waterside Inn on the Beach
2.0 out of 5.0 3033 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL
4.3/5 (394 reviews)
$107/ night for 2 guests

Felt secluded and unique. I had the feeling I owned the beach on how private it was. The place was spotless and the staff was freindly.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
Seaside Inn
Seaside Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 541 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1013 reviews)
$139/ night for 2 guests

Very beautiful and right by the beach. The staff were wonderful and very accommodating. We would definitely go back!

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
Sunset Beach Inn
Sunset Beach Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 3287 West Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (1264 reviews)
$159/ night for 2 guests

If you want a really laid back Sanibel vacation, this is a great place. Very close to the beach, and the staff will bring out extra beach equipment like umbrellas, chairs, kayaks, etc... if you ask. Nice clean pool as well.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019
Island Inn
Island Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 3111 W Gulf Dr, Sanibel, FL
4.4/5 (1518 reviews)
$139/ night for 2 guests

Quiet historic hotel. Just what i needed. We stayed in low season, August, and it was perfect. Room was very clean, staff very friendly and helpful. Gave us lots of information. Loved the beach walk and learned a lot about shells. Perfect place for a family vacation.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019
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Recently Booked Beach Hotels in Sanibel

Sanibel Island Beach Resort
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 hours ago
Anchor Inn and Cottages
2.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 4 hours ago
Waterside Inn on the Beach
2.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
West Wind Inn
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
Sundial Beach Resort & Spa
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 15 hours ago
Sanibel Arms West Condominiums
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 16 hours ago
Beachview Cottages
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 17 hours ago

Beach Hotels in Sanibel


Known for its beaches and bird watching, Sanibel has a lot to offer the traveler dreaming of a beach holiday. With 59 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this relaxing destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.


As you look for a place to stay near the water in Sanibel, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveler reviews.

Waterside Inn on the Beach - 2-star hotel on a private beach. It features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Activities include fishing. Guests love the beach locale and proximity to shopping.

Sunset Beach Inn - 3-star hotel on a private beach. Our travelers recommend its pool and walkable location. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, free continental breakfast, and free WiFi. Activities include kayaking.

Island Inn - 3-star hotel on a private beach. It features an outdoor pool, free breakfast, and a restaurant. Activities include snorkeling and hiking trails. Guests love the beach locale and pool.

The Parrot Nest - 2-star motel near the beach. Our travelers recommend its central location and spacious rooms. This motel boasts free WiFi, free parking, and beach towels.

Ocean's Reach Condominiums - 3-star condo on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Activities include hiking trails. Guests love the beach locale and comfortable beds.


Planning Your Trip to Sanibel


If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.


  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 92°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 55°F
  • Driest months: December, January, November, and February, with an average rainfall of 1.94 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 9.40 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Sanibel


After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Bowman's Beach or Turner Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Discover the area's island views and bird watching, and make time for local attractions like Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum and Sanibel Historical Museum and Village. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife or Sanibel Historical Village and Museum.
Visitors also enjoy Sanibel for its:
  • Wildlife
  • Biking

Getting Around Sanibel


The closest major airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.