10 Best Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals In Sanibel Island, Florida

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Located in southwest Florida, Sanibel Island is a little stretch of paradise with most of the city area being condensed into the eastern part of the island. The formation of the island started about 6,000 years ago and had a settlement from Native American tribes. The island is also known as a pirate hideout, with famous pirates making note of the island in several historic documents and using Sanibel Island as a base during the War of 1812 to avoid interference from the British. In the modern age, Sanibel Island is a tourist destination with beautiful beaches and tons of wildlife. Explore this part of Florida, and check out these best pet-friendly vacation rentals in Sanibel Island, Florida.

1. Bright condo with gulf views (from USD 247)

This pet-friendly condo unit faces the beautiful Gulf of Mexico and offers an amazing place to stay on Sanibel Island. Enjoy the light and tropical decor as well as the wrap-around patio, where you can get the best views. The home can sleep up to six guests and comes with TV access, a full kitchen, WiFi, and a swimming pool open for guests.

ISLAND BEACH CLUB 340F. DOG FRIENDLY CONDO ON SANIBEL! GULF VIEWS, SHORT WALK TO BEACH, 2 BEDROOMS!
30 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the condominium was as clean and comfortable as discribed
reviewer comments:it was such a lovely comfortable and relaxing place to stay
Cleanliness:
the condo unit was clean and organized
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was very clean
Host:
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
Location:
this condo is in a great location
reviewer comments:the location was terrific
reviewer comments:great location large and lovely condo
reviewer comments:great good location
i was very happy with the location
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2. Pet-friendly cottage for eight (from USD 455)

Get a taste of old Florida when you stay at this pet-friendly beachfront accommodation. You can step outside and relax while you drink your morning coffee on the patio and watch the sun, or simply head right onto the beach. The home can offer tons of privacy. Spend your days lounging in the hammock and listening to the waves or walk your dog along the sand. The cottage is equipped with everything, from a full kitchen to high-speed WiFi.

Old Florida Beach Cottage, ON the beach, Pet Friendly, stargaze in the hammock
121 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The main kitchen is downstairs
There is a small table upstairs with 3 chairs
Also the pull out bed in the upper unit is not comfortable due to springs sticking in your back
Everything you need is provided
We had plenty of pillows
Cleanliness:
The cottage was clean and had everything we could ask for in a beach house
an iron and board washer and dryer and everything to make our stay very comfortable
We had both the upstairs and downstairs units which were decorated nicely and beds were comfortable
Host:
I met the owner who knew all the plants there and was a super nice man
Everyone we dealt with was super friendly and easy to deal with
We have not tried Mad Hatter
sheller and many sand toys for kids
We looked forward to the lovely birds that greeted us every morning
Location:
There are 2 decks both upper and lower and seating everywhere including a hammock
the stress of watching Dolphins swim within 50 ft of shore Osprey fishingAnd of course the eternal search for the perfect shell Life is good recommend for everyone
The sunsets were epic every night
The cottage and grounds were just amazing
It is a very short walk to the beach and the beach is close to perfect
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3. Bright and sunny condo for six (from USD 172)

This two-bedroom condo accommodation is pet-friendly and comes with plenty of great amenities such as a full kitchen and free WiFi access to make your stay in Sanibel Island a memorable one. The beachside building also has a community pool, tennis courts, and barbecue facilities, and the unit itself comes with air conditioning and toiletries. The home has recently been redone and comes with new appliances and a large-screen TV.

Loggerhead Cay 332 - Pet Friendly
Sanibel, Florida, United States
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and the interior design is beautiful
check in was easy the condo was very clean and the complex well maintained
Host:
awesome host (ryan) went above and beyond
Location:
very comfortable space in a great location
close to the beach beautiful pool area and landscaping at loggerhead cay
it was a joy to walk to the beach and walk my dog around
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4. Cozy cottage for four (from USD 127)

Offering a clean and serene accommodation, this cottage-style rental might be the perfect place for you. The home sleeps up to four guests, making it ideal for a small family. The lodging is pet-friendly, so you can bring your furry friends along with you on your holiday. The area is private, with a lot of space, but still offers all the comforts of modern living such as TV and WiFi. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed and a screened-in lanai just off of the living room, so you can sit back and enjoy the scenery.

Duggers Five Cottage
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the cottage was sparkling clean and recently renovated
Location:
close walk to the beach and very comfortable
nice small cottage with walking distance to the beach
house is in an awesome location and meets the needs for a quiet relaxing vacation spot
the entire house is cute well kept and provides a great location to explore sanibel and captiva island
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5. Romantic getaway near the beach (from USD 250)

Located a stone’s throw away from the sandy shores of the nearby beach, this dwelling is a beautiful place to stay if you’re looking for a romantic getaway. Wake up in the morning to the sounds of the water hitting the shore and fall asleep at night listening to the local wildlife and crickets. The home comes with everything you’ll need for a good vacation including a full kitchen, towels, sheets, and WiFi access. Rentals for bikes, mopeds, and kayaks are also available. The accommodation is pet-friendly, so you can bring along your little furry friends.

Romantic Getaway, #302, 2 min walk to the beach, Grill!
33 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean and well maintained
the suite was super clean
it was clean comfortable and even a small arrangement of flowers
Host:
owner experience pleasant and cooperative
owner was very nice to work with
the owner was very responsive friendly and helpfull john and sheilav
the owner wants to take care of the property and is a very good owner
the studio was very comfortable and nancy was very responsive to our questions
Location:
location very good near good beach
good location really close to the beach
great location and close to the beach
we loved being so near the beach and within easy walking distance to several restaurants
location was great beach a short walk and lovely
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6. Historic home with free parking (from USD 150)

Featuring pine wood floors and authentic old-Florida charm, this beachfront cottage was built in the 1940s. The space features a screened-in porch area where you can get plenty of shade or sunlight. You can also watch the gorgeous sunset and sunrise from here. The home is near the local nature conservation area, so guests can witness local wildlife. The rental is pet-friendly and has been renovated to include modern amenities such as WiFi access, smart TVs, and laundry facilities.

The Magic House
Sanibel, Florida, United States
16 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great home and amenities terrific owner quiet neighborhood and well-supplied kitchen
we had everything we needed for a luxurious and comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
clean cool simple and well equipped
Host:
jeff is a great host and very responsive
jeff was the most gracious and helpful host
Location:
super out of "town" location yet convenient to bike path beaches nature preserve and captiva
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7. Lovely condo right on the beach (from USD 200)

This condo is pet-friendly and faces the beach, so you can wake up to beautiful sea views in the morning. You can go for a morning walk along the warm sand or simply work on your tan in the afternoon. The home comes fully equipped with everything you might need for a great stay such as a full kitchen and WiFi. There are also beach essentials such as chairs and umbrellas.

White Caps #3. On the BEACH!
Sanibel, Florida, United States
43 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy place with good view
loved how the bathroom though smaller has lots of shelves
the cottage is small but comfortable for 2 people
bed is comfortable
Cleanliness:
a few cleanliness issues but nothing terrible
everything is super clean and comfortable
so well decorated and clean
cute updates and spotlessly clean
the cottage is very outdated and needs a deep clean
Host:
very knowledgeable and friendly
the host was very friendly and the local agency very helpful with late night check in
richard is the perfect host
Location:
great location close to beach not far from the restaurants and shopping in the village
location was perfect short walk to the beach
the location is perfect just a few steps from the beach
the location and the walk to the beach are absolutely amazing
it is so nice and close to the water
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8. One-bedroom cottage retreat with a kitchen (from USD 114)

This pet-friendly space for two can be your private island retreat. With its quaint charm and personality, this one-bedroom home can ensure guests a comfortable stay. Restaurants and shops are located nearby, as well as galleries, parks, and theaters, and the home itself is equipped with a full kitchen, WiFi, and beach gear.

Duggers Cottage 4 in Sanibel
Sanibel, FL, US
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Serene island home

This recently renovated accommodation can sleep up to 10 guests and is pet-friendly, so you can definitely bring your pets along. The location is on a large plot, giving you plenty of space to play with your pets. The home is equipped with a gourmet kitchen and new appliances, while the spacious dining area and living room overlook the pool. Enjoy amenities such as WiFi, TV, and a hot tub, as well as a pool and plenty of parking space.

Serenity Lane
Sanibel, Florida, United States
5 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Host:
it is very family friendly and shelley was a superb host
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10. Secluded cottage by the beach

This old-Florida-style cottage is the perfect place to spend a few days relaxing on the beach. The sandy shores are only a short walk away, and the home is located between a nature preserve and the beach, so you can have the best of Florida’s natural landscapes. This rental welcomes pets as well. The accommodation sleeps up to four people, with two bedrooms, and comes with plenty of cool amenities such as beach chairs and umbrellas as well as WiFi, a full kitchen, and plenty of parking space.

Secluded Two Bedroom Cottage, Walking Distance to Sanibel Beaches - Tiki Cottage B!
35 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cottage is cute and has what you need: washer and dryer small kitchen very nice updated shower
the two twin beds in the one room would be perfect for kids
Cleanliness:
bedding and towels were clean and soft
also i'm super-picky about cleanliness - the bathroom and kitchen have been tastefully remodeled and are sparkling clean
Location:
very nice location and easy to get around
very easy access and short walk
really easy to get to and close to a nice beach
in reality it's super close
the location of this rental is fantastic relative to the beach
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Have a fun time in Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island is a tropical paradise that’s just a short distance away from mainland Florida. The community can offer serenity while still being near the amazing attractions in Florida. Spend sunny days on the beach by booking any of the best pet-friendly vacation rentals in Sanibel Island, Florida.

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Alex is a Canadian university graduate with degrees in English literature and History. He was born in Montreal and when he's not traveling he enjoys movies, video games, playing the drums and...Read more

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