Featured Image
1/46 Featured Image Featured image 1 of 46

Shalimar Cottages and Motel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Gulfside City Park and Sanibel Historical Museum and Village. This 33-room hotel has an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. It's on the beach and also near Sanibel Historical Village and Museum and BIG Arts Center.


Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service.


The 33 air-conditioned rooms feature kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and cable TV. Washers/dryers and phones are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Shalimar Cottages and Motel enjoy features like an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and laundry facilities. A stay here includes free parking. Front-desk staff can help secure valuables, and provide local restaurant recommendations. This beach hotel also has barbecue grills.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Shalimar Cottages and Motel

2823 West Gulf Drive Sanibel FL 33957

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Shalimar Cottages and Motel features an outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and laundry facilities. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach hotel also offers room service (during limited hours) and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Onsite self parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in December 2012.

Shalimar Cottages and Motel is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 14 
  • Total number of rooms - 33 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Shalimar Cottages and Motel offers 33 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and DVD players. Kitchens offer refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Televisions come with cable channels.

  • DVD player 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Hotel Name

  • Shalimar Cottages
  • Shalimar Cottages & Motel
  • Shalimar Cottages & Motel Sanibel
  • Shalimar Cottages Sanibel
  • Shalimar Cottages Hotel Sanibel Island
  • Shalimar Hotel Sanibel Island
  • Shalimar Motel Sanibel Island

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?