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Castaways Cottages of Sanibel

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6460 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2016 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at The Castaways numerous times for weekend beach getaways. We love the cottages on the water. Great sunsets and restaurants within walking distance. The rooms aren’t fancy but they are clean and comfy after a day on the beach. Love the shelling...More

Thank Navigator204896
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Castways at least a dozen times over the past 10 years! The cottages have everything you need to make your stay carefree and have recently been updated. I haven't stayed in the same one twice! This last trip was very...More

Thank LadyDiSheller
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We were worried about the red tide . They reassured us prior to our arrival. Everything was clean on the beach . Upon arrival all was perfect . Lovely cottage, beach clean and its perfect! Great staff! Thank you castaways team.

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We wanted to disconnect, relax, and be back to when phones, a/c and cars were not a necessity, and we've got it. Cozy cottage, nice restaurants around at walking distance, the beach is simply perfect. We went kayaking, and OMG! What a beautiful scenery. I...More

Thank Keys16
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great location, right across from the beach and 3 restaurants to walk to. We parked and never moved the car. To get to eat, the pool or the beach I don't think we ever walked 100 yards. The full kitchen made it easy to whip...More

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Waterview cottages, efficiencies, or motel units are surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico and beautiful Sunset Bay. Discover miles of sandy beaches, shelling, fishing, swimming, or just relaxing Island style. The ...More Castaways is a touch of paradise you're sure to remember. World-class shelling and bird-watching. Great fishing from our private docks or in the Gulf of Mexico.Marina with canoe,kayak and bicycle rentals, charter captains, bait and other sundry items.Three restaurants and general store within walking distance. Heated swimming pool. Pet-friendly units available for guests who want their 4-footed friends to enjoy a true family vacation. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Hotel Style
Onsen
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On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$219 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
,
Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel
,
Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$219 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Castaways Beach And Bay Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
,
Castaways Beach And Bay Hotel
,
Castaways Beach And Bay Resort
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
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Traveler (355)
Room & Suite (349)
Pool & Beach (120)
Dining (5)
Amenities (30)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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StephanieLeith
14 April 2018|
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Response from donOrlando | Reviewed this property |
The beaches at the cottages/motel are very nice....instead of walking to Blind Pass, walk straight across San-Cap road onto the beach, turn left (south) on the beach and you will be walking away from Blind Pass. There are... More
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Jodi L
29 December 2017|
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Response from FortMyersRecycler | Reviewed this property |
Castaways is steps from Blind pass, for shelling, fishing and also see the dolphins around lunch time., Castaways cottages is on the beach and the bay...great little grocery, deli store next door, restaurant across the... More
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mbg996
11 December 2017|
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Response from Betty P | Reviewed this property |
We arrived 2-3 hours earlier and got in, but our unit had not been occupied immediately prior. It seemed to depend on how much cleaning had to be done after prior occupants leave--and when they leave. (If they check out... More
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Room Tips
"Check water conditions before heading to sanibel"
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"Cottages on the Gulf side are a few feet from the beach; all are renovated inside and out."
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"I know that cottages 1-9 are on the beach - and it is excellent!!!"
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"We had the cheapest room and were told it was a studio. It had a living room, king sized bedroom and bath and..."
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