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Overview of Anchor Inn and Cottages

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
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Anchor Inn and Cottages

2 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center19 min walk
    Popular LocationBailey's Beach20 min walk
    Popular LocationDunes Golf and Tennis Club3 min drive
    AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.)36 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, Kitchenette (Efficiency )

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Standard Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Studio (Room #15)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Water view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Cottage

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Deluxe Studio, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchen

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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About this area

Sanibel

Located in Sanibel, Anchor Inn and Cottages is in the city centre and near the beach. Shoppers can check out Times Square, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Captiva Beach. Fishing Pier Fort Myers Beach and Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and ecotours.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center - 19 min walk
  • Bailey's Beach - 20 min walk
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club - 3 min drive
  • Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater - 3 min drive
  • Sanibel Public Library - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportFort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Lazy Flamingo - 8 min walk
  • Schnapper's Hots - 10 min walk
  • Sweet Melissa's Cafe - 13 min walk
  • Jerry's Market - 16 min walk
  • Lighthouse Cafe - 3 min drive
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About this property

Anchor Inn and Cottages

Hotel with free parking, near Sanibel Island Southern Beach
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has laundry facilities and a library. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 12 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and furnished patios. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers.
Anchor Inn and Cottages offers 12 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features coffee/tea makers and a ceiling fan. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in October 2015.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

More

  • Beach towels
  • Renovated guest rooms – October 2015
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 9 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 20 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 65 lbs/29 kg)
Food and water bowls are available
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 60 per week.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 60 per week

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Anchor Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn & Cottages
Anchor Inn & Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn Cottages
Anchor Inn & Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
Anchor Inn And Cottages
Anchor Inn Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Hotel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Sanibel
Anchor Inn and Cottages Hotel Sanibel

Frequently asked questions

Does Anchor Inn and Cottages have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Anchor Inn and Cottages pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 29 kg per pet. There's a fee of USD 20 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Anchor Inn and Cottages?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Anchor Inn and Cottages?
Check-in is from 4 PM - 9 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Anchor Inn and Cottages?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Anchor Inn and Cottages located?
Located in the heart of Sanibel, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Periwinkle Way and Sanibel Island Southern Beach. Sanibel Island Lighthouse is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away.
4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 197 out of 428 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 145 out of 428 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 428 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 27 out of 428 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 428 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Sad face IconDisliked: Staff & service
This place is not secure ! As we were getting settled in our room, someone else had a key to our room and walked in on my wife and I late at night. Apparently there was a mix up in the room keys, according to the manager, but seemed kind of Shady.... I would never stay there again.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Vintage motel, neat and clean, good location. We would stay again.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Owners were friendly and welcoming. The room was spacious and clean. The location was great - right on the main road with easy access to everything and close to shopping and restaurants.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Inn keeper was pleasant and took great care of facilities.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

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