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We would like to thank you for your concern for our staff and guests since Hurricane Ian impacted the property. We have been evaluating the situation on the property.

Our goal is to quickly return to normal operations, though currently we do not have a projected timeline for when we will welcome back guests. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please check our website or social media for updates. 

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WannaB Inn is an 80-unit resort that sits on five acres of land. Stump Pass is to the south of us, the Gulf of Mexico is to the west and Lemon Bay is to the east. The 80 units are contained in seven distinct areas on the resort, each with its own unique personality. Click on each of these in the Accommodations Tab to find the spot that is just right for you. At WannaB Inn, we strive to provide equal access to our accommodations for all, including those with disabilities. Due to the original date of construction of our facility, some features may not be available for assistance with all disability needs. Please carefully review the listed features for your desired room selection prior to confirming your reservation. Our friendly Reservation Specialists will be pleased to assist you. They can be reached at 941-474-3431 Monday to Saturday, from 8 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday 9 am to 5 pm, Eastern Standard Time.

Seastar Motel & Villas

Located in the southern-most part of the resort on the Gulf of Mexico adjacent to Stump Pass State Park. These rooms will have you feeling at one with the ocean. There is a beautiful temperature-controlled pool located between the Sea Star Villas and the Sea Star Motel. 

Dolphin Retreat

The shore is never far from view at the Dolphin Retreat. Aptly named, you can often view the many dolphins at play from the cabana on this private beach. Featuring two 2-bedroom units and four 1-bedroom units, you'll enjoy the feeling of sand between your toes and a sense of truly being away from it all. Pets are allowed in units 140 and 141. Please read our pet policy.
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Dolphin Retreat Exterior

Conch Courtyard

Sip iced tea in the cabana as you watch the gentle waves lapping at the Gulf Shore. At dusk watch the magnificent sunsets and, if the spirit moves you, blow a conch shell horn. The Conch Courtyard has a cottage feel, and features one- and two-bedroom units and one of the properties rare three-bedrooms. Pets are allowed in units 128 and 129. Please read our pet policy. 

Sand Dollar Circle

Sand Dollar Circle offers the best of both worlds... swimming in the ocean and taking a dip in the pool. There are three Gulf-front 1-bedrooms and one Gulf-front 2-bedroom located on the ground level. Along the side of the pool are 2 one-bedroom units and three 2-bedrooms. On the second and third floors of the building with the clock tower are one-bedroom units featuring magnificent views. No pets are allowed in this building.

The Nautilus

Whether you are viewing the Nautilus from Lemon Bay, from the Gulf of Mexico, or from Gulf Boulevard, the bright colors will be sure to put a smile on your face. Step inside and you will find amazing views, comfortable retro-styled furnishings, and all of the comforts of home. There are both six efficiency units and six 1-bedroom units on the Bayside and nine 2-bedroom units on the Gulf side. No pets are allowed in this building.

Manatee Manor

Along a beautiful serene area of Lemon Bay, known affectionately as "Ski Alley" sits Manatee Manor. There are four units and dockage for boats. The units include two 2-Bedrooms, on 1-Bedroom, and a rare 3-Bedroom. Just a short walk or boat ride to Stump Pass, the units here offer the beautiful tranquil views of boats passing by along the Intracoastal waterway. Pets are allowed in unit 144. Please read our pet policy. 
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Catfish Cove Exterior

Catfish Cove

Catfish Cove is located adjacent to the resort office, along the Intracoastal waterway on Lemon Bay. This two-bedroom unit provides comfortable, roomy accommodation a short and scenic walk from the docks. No pets are allowed in this building. 

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