Natural, secluded, and exclusive, this resort epitomizes the sanctuary-like, old-island spirit of Sanibel. Occupying 23 acres of beachfront property isolated from commercial enterprise, the resort is a sheltered getaway where romantic surroundings and outdoor recreation attract couples and families alike. Here, at this beach hotel, travellers have found respite and hospitality since the 1890s, and today it comprises a total of 114 rooms over 2 floors. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service. There is a games room, a kids' club, a cafe and a restaurant. Business-related amenities at this property consist of audiovisual equipment and small meeting rooms and guests will also appreciate the Internet access. Complimentary parking is available for those arriving by car and it is also possible to hire bicycles on the premises.The resort offers spa services such as manicures and pedicures, body scrubs, massages, and facial treatments.All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub, bathrobes and a hairdryer and offer a double bed. They are equipped with a telephone with free local calls, TV with satellite channels, a DVD player and a VCR. High-speed Internet access is provided along with complimentary weekday newspapers, a radio and a safe. The rooms have a kitchen with a fridge, a microwave, cookware/dishes and utensils, as well as tea and coffee making facilities. They offer a separate sitting area, a sofa bed and individually regulated air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard. The rooms also feature a terrace or balcony. Extra towels/bedding and wake-up calls can be requested and cots for infants and rollaway beds are also available.