**Property Location**.When you stay at Shalimar Cottages and Motel in Sanibel, you'll be on the beach, within a 15-minute drive of Sanibel Island Southern Beach and Sanibel Island Lighthouse. This beach hotel is 9.3 mi (15 km) from Captiva Beach and 6 mi (9.6 km) from Bowman's Beach. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. .Sanibel Island Southern Beach - 1 km / 0.6 mi Periwinkle Way - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi Gulfside City Park - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi Sanibel Historical Museum and Village - 3 km / 1.8 mi Sanibel Historical Village and Museum - 3 km / 1.9 mi BIG Arts Center - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater - 3.2 km / 2 mi Sanibel Public Library - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi Bailey - Matthews Shell Museum - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi Sanibel Bayous - 5 km / 3.1 mi Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi Bailey's Beach - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi Dunes Golf and Tennis Club - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi Woodring Beach - 8 km / 5 mi .The preferred airport for Shalimar Cottages and Motel is Southwest Florida Intl. Airport (RSW) - 45.8 km / 28.5 mi. **Rooms**.Make yourself at home in one of the 33 guestrooms, featuring kitchens with refrigerators and ovens. Rooms have private patios. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include phones, as well as microwaves and washers/dryers.**Dining**.Take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours).**Business, Other Amenities**.Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.