Top 8 Pet-Friendly Hotels In Fort Myers Beach, Florida - Updated 2022


Fort Myers Beach, Florida sits on a 7-mile-long (11.2-kilometer-long), broad, sandy stretch of the island and is just breathtaking. The beach is abundant with sugary white sand and it is a popular destination for visitors who want to relax. The prestigious beach offers a wide range of water sport activities such as parasailing and kayaking and you can also go and a dolphin eco-tour via Waverunner or on a fishing charter. Just off the coast of Fort Myers Beach, there are the islands of Sanibel and Captiva that are easily accessible to the guests. Fort Myers Beach has a strain of hotels for all price ranges, and in case you’re traveling with your furbaby, you’d be glad to know that there are a number of pet-friendly accommodations on the island. Read on for our picks of the top pet-friendly hotels in Fort Myers Beach, Florida.

1. Candlewood Suites Fort Myers/Sanibel Gateway (from USD 109)

The Sanibel Island Causeway is located just minutes away from the prestigious Candlewood Suites. The hotel is designed to basically be your home away from home. It is fully equipped and guests would be able to work as well as kick back and relax. Families traveling with their pets will find this hotel the perfect place. The hotel has an outdoor pool where one can go for a swim or simply enjoy lounging. For guests who keep a fitness regime, a 24-hour gym is at their disposal. There are two parks: Everglades National Park and Manatee Springs State Park within close proximity. Fort Myers and Sanibel beaches offer the best in terms of unwinding, partying, and adventure.

Candlewood Suites Fort Myers/Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 9740 Commerce Center Court
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Laundry

2. Hampton Inn and Suites Fort Myers Beach/Sanibel Gateway (from USD 133)

This hotel is 4.8 kilometers (3miles) from Fort Myers Beach and within 8 kilometers (5 miles) of the Sanibel-Captiva Islands. It offers stunning views, beach access, a heated pool, and a whirlpool. Guests can use free WiFi connection and laundry facilities. The Hampton Inn and Suites is 6.4 kilometers (4 miles) from Crown Colony Golf and Country Club. The hotel is a minute’s drive from Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, a mini-golf course. The hotel also accommodates pets. They guarantee pet-friendly rooms when you make reservations in advance.

Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Myers Beach/Sanibel Gateway

Wifi Available

Address: 11281 Summerlin Square Boulevard
Accommodates: 6

Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

3. Hidden Harbor Suites (from USD 129)

Hidden Harbor Suites is set near the beach and Mound House. The accommodation is 1,200 meters (3,936 feet) from Saint Raphael’s Episcopal Church and 4.4 kilometers (2.7 miles) from Bay Oaks Recreation Centre. You can enjoy the captivating view of the mountains from all the rooms hence giving the guests a sense of tranquillity. This resort has well-maintained tropical gardens and an outdoor terrace that add to the ambience of the environment at the resort. This environment is perfect for families and their pets. Fort Myers Beach Golf Club is a five-minute drive away while Big M Casino is within reach from the resort.

Hidden Harbor Suites

Wifi Available

Address: 75 Mound Road
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Fishing Free parking Internet services Heating WiFi Available

More pet-friendly accommodations

4. Flamingo Inn (from USD 109)

Flamingo Inn is nestled at 6090 Estero Boulevard, 3.2 miles (5.2 kilometers) from the Mound House. Fishing Pier Fort Myers Beach is a popular attraction, and the area’s natural beauty can be especially appreciated at Lovers Key State Park and Barefoot Beach. Most guests love this resort’s quiet location. There are endless water activities such as sailing and kayaking. For guests who prefer a more subtle activity like playing golf, then Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf and Jungle Golf Fort Myers are thrilling destinations. The resort also allows pets (one pet per room) and they can also be provided with animal grooming services. Laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills are available at this smoke-free hotel.

Flamingo Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 6090 Estero Boulevard
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available

5. Lighthouse Resort: Inn & Suites (from USD 158)

Just a two-minute walk from Fort Myers Beach, Lighthouse Resort: Inn & Suites features two pools. The Tiki Bar is a center of attraction at this resort. Guests get to enjoy live bands, making the night life here very spontaneous. It is located in the heart of the exciting Times Square entertainment district. It is 200 meters (640 feet) from the Gulf of Mexico, an easy walk to to the best Fort Myers Beach has to offer. This resort allows pets with a weight of up to 25 pounds (11.3 kilograms) per pet. There is also a fee of 25 USD per pet per day. This resort also has a garden and picnic area for family gatherings and romantic dinners.

Lighthouse Resort: Inn & Suites

Address: 1051 Fifth Avenue
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar Garden Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

6. Carousel Inn on the Beach (from USD 171)

Carousel Inn on the Beach is located on the south end of Estero Island. This puts it in a unique position to offer easy access to various recreational activities such as boating and fishing. Regardless of whether you enjoy shopping or crave South Florida cuisine, there is something for everyone at the old-fashioned boutiques, cafes and beach sidebars that are within walking distance. Carousel Inn on the Beach is a pet-friendly hotel. Only select, individual rooms are designated as pet-friendly. There is a nightly charge of 25 USD per night for pets. This resort is the perfect destination for family vacations and romantic getaways. They can enjoy the fantastic sunset at night. This resort ensure comfort, relaxation, and laidback beach living.

Carousel Beach Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 6230 Estero Boulevard
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

7. Beach Atoll (from USD 143)

Beach Atoll is located 3.7 miles (6 kilometers) or an eight-minute drive from Fort Myers Beach. This property has a private pool close to the beach and a private waterfront backyard with a lake view. The central bus station is nearby. Pets are allowed. They charge a fee of 35 USD per pet per stay. There is a western-exposed backyard with their pets. They can bask in the warm sunshine or enjoy a quick dip in the private pool. There are also mangrove tunnels that guests can explore by engaging in stand-up paddleboarding. There are also a number of amusement park rides to make the stay more fun and exciting. You can also enjoy fishing however there is a catch-and-release fishing policy in place.

8. Beach Wave (from USD 86)

It is situated in Fort Myers Beach, 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from Bobby B Fishing Charters. Zoomers Amusement Park is located around 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away from this resort and it is also 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from the city’s center. Getaway Marina is also a short walk away. Pets are allowed on request. Families with pets have to call before the trip to make reservations for their pets. Guests can relax with a drink on a terrace. Windsurfing, canoeing, and mini-golf are also included. The location of this resort is great and relaxing.

Prestigious pet-friendly accommodations in Fort Myers Beach

Ready for your Fort Myers Beach trip? Taking your pet with you? Well, hopefully this list of top accommodations will help you plan. At any of these options, you are guaranteed to have an amazing time in beautiful Fort Myers Beach.

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Josiah Ndung'u is a Mechanical Engineering graduate and a travelling enthusiast who loves networking with new people, learning new cultures, having fun (especially at the beach), and sampling new...Read more

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