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Sanibel Arms Rules and Regulations

Welcome! Thank you for choosing Sanibel Arms -- we hope your stay is enjoyable and your visit to Sanibel delightful!

Here is some general information to make your stay comfortable:


AFTER CHECK-IN: If you find any maintenance or repairs needed, please notify the Front Desk. The office is open Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The office telephone number is (239) 472-2259.

BEACH EQUIPMENT: Beach Towels are provided in each unit, along with beach chairs and an umbrella. Be sure to return all beach furniture to the unit.

BOAT DOCK: The boat dock is located on the canal behind the “A, B & C” buildings. There is a place for cleaning fresh fish. If you are renting a boat or bringing a boat, arrangements must be made with the Manager in advance.

CHECK-IN: Af3:00 pm / CHECK-OUT: 10:00 am

CHECK-OUT CLEANING: The units are cleaned and inspected prior to your arrival. Upon departure, please load and start the dishwasher, place all towels in bathroom, take trash out to trash room for your buildings, close all windows and sliders and set A/C to 78°. Please lock the door when you leave and drop the keys at the office or in the key box. In the event the unit requires excessive cleaning and/or repair, you will be charged.

CLUBHOUSE: The clubhouse is a lounge where you will find brochures for restaurants and attractions, on the Island and off. The clubhouse is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There is a kitchen area and a small library. Please use the pool entrance to access the clubhouse. The clubhouse can be reserved for small parties, at no cost. Contact the office if you are interested in doing so.

COMMON AREAS: Please, keep balconies, railings and other common areas free of fishing gear, bicycles, rafts, shoes, shells, towels, bathing suits, etc.

GRILL AREAS: Gas grills and picnic tables are located next to the pool near the bicycle racks, and at the dock area for the dockside buildings.

INTERNET: There is wireless internet service available in the clubhouse. Also, for your convenience there are two computers and a printer available.

LAUNDROMAT: There are coin-operated washers and dryers located in the clubhouse building. The cost to wash is $1.50; and to dry $1.50. Quarters and laundry soap are available in the office.

LINENS: Should you need additional linens (for a nominal charge), please contact the office.

PARKING: Please park in the space assigned to your unit. Visitors may park in unmarked spaces or near the office. Campers may only be parked unoccupied for up to 18 hours, and then they must be removed. Boats and trailers are permitted up to 18 hours in the parking area, space permitting, after which time the trailers must be moved. Contact The Bait Box at 472-1618 and make arrangements to store your boat trailer. Please keep bikes in bike racks. No washing of cars or boats is permitted.

PETS: Pets are not allowed in the units.

PHONE: You are welcome to make local calls from the phone in your unit at no charge. Long distance calls can be made with a phone card or personal cell phone.

POOL: Pool hours are from dawn to dusk. Please observe the rules posted at the pool. No diapers, food, drinks or glass are permitted in the pool area.

QUIET TIME: From 10pm to 8am, outside of these hours, please keep all noise levels down.

SMOKING: Sanibel Arms is a smoke-free facility, including porches and grounds.

TRASH: Please place all trash in sealed plastic bags in the trash areas in the stairwells of each building. We encourage recycling and there are bins for glass, plastic, aluminum cans and newspapers by the dumpster next to “D” building.

WELCOME PACK: You are provided with a starter pack, which includes one roll each of paper products, soap, shampoo/conditioner, dish detergent, and dishwasher detergent. There are two grocery stores on the island where you may purchase additional supplies.

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