Fort Myers Beach, FL

Edison Beach House

Camille Lamb Guzman
Deal Expert

Why We Love It

  • All-suite boutique hotel in former winter home of Thomas and Mina Edison
  • Each room faces the Gulf of Mexico and includes a balcony
  • Home to one of Fort Myers' first outdoor pools, added in 1910
  • Free Wi-Fi and parking


Map & Directions

The hotel is 35 minutes from Southwest Florida International Airport and offers free parking on-site for guests. 

Rooms & Rates

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The four-story waterfront Edison Beach House feels more like a private home than a hotel – rightfully so since the property started life as the private mansion of Mina Edison, wife of Thomas, who loved to share her huge home with friends and family looking to trade Ohio winters for Floridian sunshine.

Nearly a century after the home was built, its guest rooms are now 24 carefully appointed suites with fully-equipped kitchens, balconies facing the Gulf of Mexico and plenty of living space. Some are large enough to accommodate seven adults and all include free Wi-Fi and parking.

The property’s heated Gulf front, freshwater pool, added in 1910, was one of first in Fort Myers. While there is not a restaurant on the property, guests can barbecue on the grills, prepare meals en suite or walk to waterfront dining. Fishing Pier Fort Myers Beach, Pink Shell Marina and Bowditch Point Perk are within a 15 minute walk of the hotel. 

From the press:
  • “Impeccably clean and well maintained … perfectly situated near action central yet soothingly comfortable with full kitchens” -- Lonely Planet



  • Newspaper / magazines
  • Outdoor pool

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Outdoor space for some rooms
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas


  • Bathtub or shower


  • Complimentary parking

Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.


Check-in: Standard check-in time: 3pm

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 11am

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 3pm Check-out time is 11am

You must present a photo ID when checking in. Your credit card is charged at the time you book. Bed type and smoking preferences are not guaranteed.Your reservation is prepaid and is guaranteed for late arrival. The total charge includes all room charges and taxes, as well as fees for access and booking. Any incidental charges such as parking, phone calls, and room service will be handled directly between you and the property.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 300.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.

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