Voted Best Inn on the Island, the Island Inn, with its combination of quaint Old Florida cottages and modern lodges, sits on 10 beautiful Gulf front acres, offering 550 feet of beach with some of the best shelling the area has to offer. Every room and cottage, most with screened porches, overlooks the beautiful 10-acre shaded beachfront yard, just steps from the gentle warm waters of the Gulf. This priceless amenity ensures a peaceful, private and relaxing stay, as well as offering a wonderful space for the kids to play while you sit back with a book on your porch. Dating back to 1895, the Island Inn is the traditional family resort on the island. The Inn's award-winning Traditions on the Beach - Restaurant, Bar and Lounge serves breakfast and dinner in one of the islands only Gulf front dining rooms. Live music and dancing nightly. The Island Inns location, Old Florida charm and warm southern hospitality keep guests returning year after year. The Inns guests liked the resort so much that, in 1975, they bought it! Shareholders now own the Inn, many of whom have multi-generational ties. If you're looking for a special place to slow down and relax, and spend some quality time with friends and loved ones you just found it. The Island Inn Sanibel's historic beachfront resort.The hotel also offers free Breakfast, free wi-fi, free parking and there are NO RESORT FEES!Note regarding cancellation:$35.00 fee applies to all cancels.If cancelled within 5 days of arrival a 1 night room/tax fee is charged.No shows and early departures are charged 100% of the original total stay amount.