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"It was nice to be in a suite as well as have a pantry downstairs to purchase food and drinks so i didn't have to order out. " More

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Hotel Description

Hotel near Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf in Fort Myers

In suburbs

At this Fort Myers hotel, you'll be within 3 miles (5 km) of Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf and 6 miles (10 km) of Jungle Golf Ft. Myers. Lakes Regional Park and CenturyLink Sports Complex are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Business services

This hotel features an outdoor pool and a gym. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and onsite conference space. Free self parking, a grocery/convenience store, and a picnic area are also offered.

Free Internet, kitchens

The 120 shared guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as DVD players. Well-equipped kitchens come with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$94* Per night/room Jun 5 - Jun 6

Studio Suite, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio Suite, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Mobility Tub)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible (Mobility Tub)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel ratings based on 15 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
2.9 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel

Everyone (8) Couples (2) Family (4)
1 out of 5
The Hotel is EXTREMLEY DATED. The room smelled terrible from the previous occupants Cooking/Steaming some kind of Seafood, Refrigerator never turns off, shower curtain in Bath was to short to keep water in tub, bath was in terrible condition, there was not a single USB port in the room, recliner in room did not operate. also the the Pool area is in area that receive no SUN!

Posted by on Jan 26, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 28, 2022 by General Manager

Dear Mark, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, however, it's unfortunate to hear that you didn't have a great experience with us. We apologize for any concerns over the upkeep of our accommodations, and we'll be sure to keep your comments in mind as we continue to make changes. We wish you all the best in your future travels.

5 out of 5

Posted by , from Chesapeake on Dec 23, 2021

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5 out of 5
It was nice to be in a suite as well as have a pantry downstairs to purchase food and drinks so i didn't have to order out.

Posted by , from INDIANAPOLIS on Oct 1, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 2, 2021 by General Manager

Dear Rochelle, It was our pleasure to welcome you to Candlewood Suites Fort Myers / Sanibel Island. We strive to provide our guests with a convenient and comfortable stay, and it's wonderful you appreciated our 24-hour Candlewood Cupboard and your relaxing suite! Next time you plan a vacation in our area, count on us for a stress-free travel experience.

1 out of 5
No wifi at all, no calling from helpdesk for taxi, no gracerystore, its a snack bar with cooler

Posted by on May 26, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 28, 2021 by General Manager

We appreciate your feedback and are sorry to hear your experience was not as you expected. Rest assured, we have spoken to our team about the service we provide and are looking into the WiFi issue you encountered. We hope you were able to find something to eat at the Candlewood Cupboard, and we would love another chance to impress you the next time you're in town.

1 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 21, 2021

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2 out of 5
This property is dated and needs to be cleaned

Posted by on Apr 20, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 22, 2021 by General Manager

Feedback from our guests is always appreciated as it helps us improve. Please accept our apologies for any concerns about the age and condition of the property. We'll keep your comments in mind for future updates, and we hope your next trip is more enjoyable.

3 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 22, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 3, 2020 by General Manager

We were happy to host you during your travels, however, we are sorry to see we did not earn a perfect rating from you. We encourage you to reach out and let us know how we can improve.

3 out of 5
the rooms where nice and big, clean but for the $ there was no breakfast and it was a bit gloomy. Staff was extra nice though,

Posted by , from Florida on Feb 12, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 13, 2020 by General Manager

Dear Anne, It was a pleasure having you stay with us during your recent trip to the area. We are glad to learn that our cozy accommodations, well-kept property, and hospitable staff were on par with your expectations. Know that your comments about breakfast are appreciated and will be discussed with our team as we are always seeking ways to improve the guest experience. We would like for your next stay to exceed your recent experience with us. We hope it is just around the corner!

1 out of 5
Our lock was broken for our week long stay and it remained broken without any attempt to fix it. Also our room wasn't available the first and and my husband had to sleep in the sofa.

Posted by on Jan 2, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 4, 2020 by General Manager

Thank you for notifying us of your recent experience. We sincerely apologize for the mishap with your reservation and the issue with your lock. We'll discuss your report with our team to ensure the concern with the lock has been resolved. Our team hopes you had safe travels home. If you're ever back in the area, please consider giving us another opportunity to deliver the fantastic experience you expected and deserve.

3 out of 5
There was no drinking glasses in the room had to go get them also found a pair of dirty underwear in the floor between the chair and the bed did tell manager about it

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 21, 2019 by General Manager

Thank you for your review. We are sorry for the mistake in cleaning during your visit. We will pass your comments along to our housekeeping team. We hope you enjoyed some aspects of your visit and we wish to have you back the next time you are in the area.

About the Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel

Location 9740 Commerce Center Ct, Fort Myers, FL 33908

Property Features

Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness center. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 400 square feet (37 square meters) and includes conference space. The business-friendly Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel also features barbecue grills, a picnic area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking is free. This Fort Myers hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 120 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 400 sq ft of conference space
  • 37 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2009
  • Conference space
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Front-desk safe
  • Convenience store
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway, an IHG Hotel offers 120 shared accommodations with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. This Fort Myers hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • In-room kitchen
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

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

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/bodyboarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 150 per stay)
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 30 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche, and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms only
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Number of children who can stay free - 3
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 150 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Candlewood Sanibel Gateway
  • Candlewood Suites Fort Myers
  • Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel
  • Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway
  • Candlewood Suites Sanibel
  • Candlewood Suites Sanibel Gateway
  • Candlewood Suites Sanibel Gateway Fort Myers
  • Candlewood Suites Sanibel Gateway Hotel
  • Candlewood Suites Sanibel Gateway Hotel Fort Myers
  • Sanibel Gateway
  • Candlewood Suites Fort Myers Sanibel Gateway Hotel

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.