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1 room, 2 adults

Tarpon Tale Inn, Sanibel

3-star3 stars
367 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL, 33957, United States of America

Comfortable apartment with patio, near Sanibel Island Lighthouse
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Great amenities
Best value for money
Great room
Beautiful beach

Tarpon Tale Inn, Sanibel

from $205
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen (Captain's Cottage)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen (Tarpon Cottage)
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Kitchen (Seashell I)
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Kitchen (Lighthouse I)
  • Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Kitchen (Island Sunset)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave (Seashell II)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave (Lighthouse II)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave (Birdhouse )

What’s around Tarpon Tale Inn, Sanibel


  • Sanibel Island Lighthouse - 13 min walk
  • Sanibel Public Library - 3.3 mi / 5.3 km
  • Tanger Outlets - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km
  • Bowman's Beach - 9.4 mi / 15.1 km
  • Times Square - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km

Getting around

  • Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) - 37 min drive
  • Naples, FL (APF-Naples Municipal) - 58 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 8 apartments


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-out
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and late arrivals. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Beach towels
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Separate sitting area
  • Furnished patio
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Tarpon Tale Inn, Sanibel’s small print

Also known as

  • Tarpon Tale Inn Sanibel
  • Tarpon Tale Inn Apartment
  • Tarpon Tale Inn Apartment Sanibel
  • Tarpon Tale Inn
  • Tarpon Tale Sanibel
  • Tarpon Tale
  • Tarpon Tale Hotel Sanibel Island
  • Tarpon Tale Inn Sanibel


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 104 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Gem in a quiet town
A beautiful and peaceful place to relax and unwind. Very clean and just so cute ,our room had so much character and fits the theme of the location. Dawn was so sweet and accomidating.We will definitely be coming back again.
Candace, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Weekend to relax
Relaxing stay, clean room, friendly staff. Close to lighthouse, shops, and restaurants . Bicycles provided. I will be back.👍👍
Antoinette, us3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great place to stay
The room was amazing. Cleanest place I have ever stayed besides my home. Dawn was so nice.
Karen, us1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Old Florida with quiet environment
OK. An old motel that was renovated years ago. I would stay there again if I could not find cheaper accommodations
Rohn, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great people & service
Bill, us1 night business trip

Tarpon Tale Inn, Sanibel

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