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Sunset Beach Inn

3287 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957

+1 239 472 1700

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based on 559 reviews

About Sunset Beach Inn, Sanibel

Value for money

Offering an outdoor pool, a private beach and outdoor tennis courts, this modern inn is a short car trip from Fort Myers. It also features an express check-in and check-out feature, free bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. Sunset Beach Inn has been recently refurbished and offers a concierge, laundry facilities and a BBQ/picnic area. Those staying at the property can also enjoy snorkeling, kayaking and volleyball courts. Sunset Beach Inn has 46 well-appointed rooms that are accompanied by a range of essential facilities to ensure guests have an enjoyable stay. Southwest Florida International Airport is a 50-minute drive from the inn. Sanibel Island Light is easily reached by car.

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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view


$174 totalAgoda.com
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Resort Rooms - Mountain view


$206 totalSnaptravel
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Double Rooms - Sea view


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Inn Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Coffee machine
  • Balcony
  • Air-conditioned
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen


  • Balcony
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Picnic area
  • Private beach
  • Garden


  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Telephone
  • Seating area
  • Pool view
  • Sofa


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Air-conditioned
  • Heating

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf
  • Cycling

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly
  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Breakfast included
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • Express check-out


  • Outdoor tennis


  • Outdoor pool

Places of interest near Sunset Beach Inn

Attractions in Sanibel, Florida curated by momondo

Sunset Beach Inn location: 3287 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957

Restaurants and Cafés

7 Restaurants1.0 mi
400 Rabbits1.1 mi
Doc Ford's Rum Bar and Grille - Sanibel Island, FL1.1 mi
Westend Paradise1.3 mi

Sunset Beach Inn Reviews

GreatBased on 559 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Peaceful, very close to beach, great pool." (in 140 reviews)
  • Breakfast basket was perfect! (in 96 reviews)
  • "Nice Pool, great location!" (in 93 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was poorly maintained (in 56 reviews)
  • The red tide effect on the beach with the odor of dead fish. (in 1 review)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • On average, Sunset Beach Inn is less than the Sanibel average rate for 3 star hotels. The nightly rate at Sunset Beach Inn is typically $188, whereas the nightly rate in Sanibel is $137 more.

  • There are 22.4 mi between Fort Myers SW Florida Intl and Sunset Beach Inn. The drive to and from the airport should be about 1h 7min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Sunset Beach Inn has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Fort Myers SW Florida Intl to the hotel, but also around Sanibel during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Sanibel are on average $28/day. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Fort Myers SW Florida Intl to Sunset Beach Inn, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Sunset Beach Inn.

  • Yes, Sunset Beach Inn has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • 5.1 mi separate the front steps of Sunset Beach Inn and the city center of Sanibel where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Sanibel Island Lighthouse, a very popular landmark in Sanibel.

  • The best contact number for Sunset Beach Inn is +1 239 472 1700.

  • Yes, Sunset Beach Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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