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Beach Hotels in Sanibel
Known for its beaches and bird watching, Sanibel has a lot to offer the traveller dreaming of a beach holiday. With 59 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this relaxing destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.
As you look for a place to stay near the water in Sanibel, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveller reviews.
Waterside Inn on the Beach - 2-star hotel on a private beach. It features an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free parking. Activities include fishing. Guests love the beach location and proximity to shopping.
Sunset Beach Inn - 3-star hotel on a private beach. Our travellers recommend its pool and walkable location. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Activities include kayaking.
Island Inn - 3-star hotel on a private beach. It features an outdoor pool, free breakfast and a restaurant. Activities include snorkelling and hiking trails. Guests love the beach location and pool.
The Parrot Nest - 2-star motel near the beach. Our travellers recommend its central location and spacious rooms. This motel boasts free WiFi, free parking and beach towels.
Ocean's Reach Condominiums - 3-star condo on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free parking. Activities include hiking trails. Guests love the beach location and comfortable beds.
Planning Your Trip to Sanibel
If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.
- Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 33°F
- Coldest months: January, December, February and March, with an average temperature of 13°F
- Driest months: December, January, November and February, with an average rainfall of 49.25 inches
- Rainiest months: August, June, July and September, with an average rainfall of 238.75 inches
Sightseeing in and Around SanibelAfter getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Bowman's Beach or Turner Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Discover the area's island views and bird watching, and make time for local attractions like Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum and Sanibel Historical Museum and Village. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife or Sanibel Historical Village and Museum. Visitors also enjoy Sanibel for its:
Getting around Sanibel
The closest major airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city centre. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.