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4.3 out of 5

"This hotel was a good price point for the location. " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 18 Jul 2018

Hotel Description

3-star beachfront hotel with 2 restaurants

On the beach

You'll find Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Periwinkle Way within 2 miles (3 km) of this hotel. Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife and Sanibel Bayous are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Poolside dining

This smoke-free hotel's 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges, and outdoor pool are some of the featured amenities. Relax with sun loungers and beach umbrellas, and cool off with a drink at the beachside bar. Relax with a drink at the beach bar and enjoy perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 104 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and balconies or patios. Other amenities include cable TV, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers.

Guest Room, 1 King, Gulf or Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$151* Per night/room Oct 16 - Oct 17

Studio, 2 Double Beds, Kitchenette, Gulf Front

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio, 2 Double Beds, Kitchenette, Gulf or Garden View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Guest Room, 2 Doubles, Gulf or Garden View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Guest Room, 2 Double Beds, Gulf Front

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

West Wind Inn ratings based on 56 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for West Wind Inn

Everyone (49) Couples (3) Family (2)
5 out of 5
It was in a great location...central to both islands. The beach and sunset were awesome!!!

Posted by , from Atlanta on Oct 8, 2019

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Oct 8, 2019 by Dawn

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 8, 2019

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Sep 8, 2019 by Reservations

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 1, 2019

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Jul 3, 2019 by Dawn

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 17, 2019

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Jun 19, 2019 by Dawn

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5 out of 5
Amazing staff and a wonderful place. Right on the beach 🏖 but secluded with rooms that have your own personal screened patios leading to beach and pool. Lots to do included with room from biking to paddle boarding. Recommend for long stay or just a weekend getaway.

Posted by on May 25, 2019

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May 31, 2019 by Dawn

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5 out of 5
The staff is wonderful! From the front desk to the beach setup service, everyone is kind and accommodating.

Posted by on May 23, 2019

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Jun 3, 2019 by Reservations

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5 out of 5

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Apr 20, 2019 by Dawn

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5 out of 5
First time to Sanibel Island had a wonderful time. Great resort will book again!

Posted by , from CT on Apr 15, 2019

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Apr 18, 2019 by Dawn

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5 out of 5

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Apr 3, 2019 by Dawn

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4 out of 5

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Apr 3, 2019 by Dawn

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Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from 08 September 2019 to 11 October 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Swimming pool

The following facilities will be closed from 08 September 2019 to 11 October 2019 (dates subject to change):

  • Swimming pool

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at West Wind Inn like an outdoor pool and a children's pool. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. This beach hotel also offers a garden and a terrace. Self parking is free. This 3-star Sanibel hotel is smoke free.

  • 104 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) (47.2 km / 29.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

West Wind Inn offers 104 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Cable television is provided. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Sanibel hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds available
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 8:30 AM to 11 AM.

Normandie - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Upper Deck Pool Bar - This poolside café specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 19.95 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Beach towels
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 15 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • West Wind Inn
  • West Wind Inn Sanibel
  • West Wind Sanibel
  • Wind Inn
  • West Wind Hotel Sanibel Island
  • West Wind Sanibel Island
  • West Wind Inn Hotel
  • West Wind Inn Sanibel
  • West Wind Inn Hotel Sanibel

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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