Old island charm just a few steps from the beach.
From the moment you step foot on our luscious shelled beaches, you’ll enter a tropical paradise. Waterside Inn on the Beach is more than just a beachfront resort… it’s a little slice of heaven on one of the most beautiful islands in the US. When you choose to stay with us at our Sanibel Island Resort, you embark on the unforgettable experience that historic Sanibel has to offer. Our boutique resort captures the history and charm of Old Sanibel, but with a modern twist. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or the perfect family vacation at a Sanibel Island Hotel, we have the accommodations to give you a vacation you’ll never forget.
As you enter our shelled driveway, immerse yourself in the stately palm trees and the smell of the ocean air! Our friendly staff are some of Sanibel’s finest, and can assist you in figuring out which activities to do while you’re here. Whether you’re spending time at our Sanibel Island Resort enjoying our heated pool or shuffle board court, or biking to some of Sanibel’s most notable landmarks, a day on the island is certainly not a day wasted. Let us help you plan your tropical escape today!