Hotels in Sanibel, FL

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Sanibel, FL
Mar 23 — Mar 242
Fri 3/24
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Low SeasonNovembercheapest month to stay
High SeasonFebruarymost expensive time to stay
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$205 - $495

Cheapest day of weekSundayis the cheapest day of the week to book
Highest day of weekWednesdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
$458is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$242is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in Sanibel is: 3 star, 82 days before.

1-2 star

$234 - $264

3 star

$304 - $382

4-5 star

$390 - $442

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Most Popular Hotel (5-star)

West End Paradise Unit 3 - One Bedroom Suite W/Water Views

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Average Length of Stay

2 days
The cheapest price for a room in Sanibel found in the last 7 days is $80/night. This rate is available with Tarpon Tale Inn, a 3-star hotel.
Travel with comfort when booking a room with West End Paradise Unit 3 - One Bedroom Suite W/Water Views, the most popular 5-star hotel in Sanibel.
There are 8,805 hotels in Sanibel close to Fort Myers SW Florida Intl. Stunning home with heated saltwater, private pool & Cypress Preserve views! is the nearest with a distance of 1.3 mi from this airport.
On average, people stay for 2 days when lodging at hotels in Sanibel. The average accommodation price for 2 days in Sanibel in the past week is $655.

Sanibel travel tips

Sanibel doesn’t have public transportation connecting its neighborhoods or attractions. However, the city is known for being driver-friendly, making a rental car a potential option for getting from place to place. Some neighborhoods are also particularly walkable, such as Butterknife, an area in the middle of the island that’s within walking distance from the beach. There are a few hotels in Sanibel that you can choose from in this area, including the charming Shalimar Cottages and Motel, which directly overlooks the ocean.

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4-star hotels

Cheapest $280

Average $308

Most expensive $359

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Where to stay in Sanibel

If you’ll be staying in Sanibel for work-related reasons, consider booking a hotel in a neighborhood on the east side of the city, such as the Dunes. This will put you just a quick drive from the Sanibel Causeway, a major road that connects the city with neighboring cities and their business districts. The Tarpon Tale Inn is a comfortable option that’s a quick drive from the road. Both tourists and returning visitors often enjoy staying in the Butterknife area, as it’s close to the beach and has many dining options. The West Wind Inn is a convenient choice that boasts rooms with ocean views. For a romantic trip, stay somewhere in the eastern part of the island, as this area is known for being more secluded and quieter than other areas. The Sanibel Island Beach Resort is a great place to treat yourself to luxury.

Learn about attractions and sights in Sanibel

If you enjoy spending time in nature, make sure to pay a visit to the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge Complex, which can be found in the northern region of the island. There are several different Sanibel hotels for you to choose from that will put you just a short drive from this attraction, including the Tropical Winds Motel & Cottages. For an activity the entire family will enjoy, head to the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum that’s located in the Murex Lakes neighborhood. There are a few cheap hotels in Sanibel that are near here, the Sunset Beach Inn being a cozy and affordable option that’s a walkable distance away.

For an area that has a variety of places to dine and grab a drink, consider staying in the Island Woods neighborhood, which has seafood restaurants, bakeries, and cocktail bars. If you’d like to book hotels in Sanibel that are a close walk from here, consider staying at the stylish Casa Ybel Resort. Butterknife has also become known for having a selection of beachfront restaurants that serve locally caught seafood as specialties. The Island Inn is in the center of this neighborhood and is also within walking distance of the nearby beach.

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Visiting Sanibel for 2 nights is the most common choice for our users.

Hotels in Sanibel show a range of prices for their rooms. These are determined by factors such as availability, locale and amenities. On average, rooms will be around $284 per night.

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