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Waterside Inn on the Beach

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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Are you searching for that true Olde Florida charm and style? Look no further than Waterside Inn! You?re just steps away from the beautiful beaches of Sanibel. Amenities include a heated pool, beach loungers, on-site bike rentals, and BBQ grills. Come to relax and unwind in one of our small inns or cottages.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Southwest Florida Regional Airport36 km
Charlotte County Airport56 km
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All reviews pineapple lodge the cottages the kitchen small balcony old florida lounge chairs palm trees few steps laid back rent bikes second floor love this place staff was very friendly and helpful low key coffee pot heated pool front office
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped at the Waterside Inn on the beach for some drinks while out on Sanibel Island. The view of the Gulf was outstanding. The bartender was excellent and she made some wonderful frozen drinks. Would go back again.More

Thank Lori P
Response from Waterside I, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review but I believe it goes to West Wind Inn right down the road from us. Waterside Inn does not have a bar but we often refer guest to the great tiki bar at West Wind . Your right ,their bar...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

A beach getaway with homage to Olde Florida!! This quaint beachfront property is a true gem! My husband surprised me with a birthday getaway which also happened to fall over the new year holiday so he made all of the arrangements himself. I am usually...More

7  Thank annjeediggs
Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. It is our pleasure to help make your experience a memorable one and I m glad that is was. We hope you will be back soon and till then may you always have a shell in your pocket and...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stay 5 day in a cottage that was 5 star the staff was excellent we was told of red tide well in advance before our stay and they still made our stay very nice they have my business when we go to Florida. Who...More

Thank tstone244
Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for the review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to your return.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at waterside inn for 5 days. The staff was very friendly place was super clean. Plenty of things to do for family shuffle board swimming in the pool or at the beach that is only 300 ft from your stay bike Riding shelling...More

Thank Carrie S
Response from WatersideSanibel, Manager at Waterside Inn on the BeachResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Waterside Inn and look forward to your next visit. The staff works very hard to make each guest experience a memorable one. Until we meet again may you always have...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018

We stayed in A-3 (4 stars for the condo). It is clean and tastefully decorated. All counters are granite. You can go through the handy screen porch to the pool. We loved the pool. They supplied dw liquid but not automatic dw detergent. There was...More

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27 June 2018|
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Response from Waterside I | Property representative |
Hello Bowman's Beach is approx 5 miles ,about a 10 minute car ride from us.
24 June 2018|
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Response from Waterside I | Property representative |
Bicycles are available for rent through our front office.
3 April 2018|
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Yes we are pet friendly in our cottage units only. There is a weight restriction of 30 pounds. We have a maximum of two pets allowed in each cottage. The fee is $20.00 per night per pet.
Room Tips
"The road is kind of noisey so keep that in mind. Condos are way nicer than the cottages."
09 Aug 2018
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"Best views are on the second floor closest to the ocean."
12 Jul 2018
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"Get a cottage but really you cannot go wrong"
02 Jul 2018
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"Best view from the Pineapple Lodge is in 128, meant for 2."
13 Jun 2018
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US$167 - US$286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSanibel Island
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