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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

1540 Ben Franklin Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236, United States
+1 941 388 2181

₹ 17,286+

Overall guest ratings

7.7/10 Good
based on 2,208 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.6
  • 5.4
  • 4.1

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    About

    Location. This Sarasota hotel sits on 600 feet (183 meters) of white-sand beach that meets the Gulf of Mexico. South Lido Park, St. Armands Circle, and Mote Marine Aquarium are within 2 miles.

    Hotel Features. The Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach has a private beach and a fitness facility. Lounge chairs and beach towels are complimentary, and umbrellas and cabanas are available at a surcharge (cabanas are not available in sea turtle season). The Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach has a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café. Room service is available during limited hours.

    Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include hair dryers, coffee/tea makers, and refrigerators. Guestrooms have cable/satellite television with premium TV channels and HBO. Wireless Internet access and newspapers are complimentary. Guestrooms are accessible via exterior corridors.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Business centre
    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Game room
    • Coffee shop
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 2,208 reviews
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
      9.0 "90% appreciated the clean beach."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.5 "Great parking, according to 75%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      9.0 "Lovely pool/beach service, according to 90%."
      8.9 "Housekeeping was great, according to 89%."
      7.3 "Lovely bar service, according to 73%."
      9.2 "92% were happy with the room service."
      8.6 "Management was excellent, said 86%."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.1 "89% complained about the bathroom."
      0.6 "For 94%, the rooms looked old."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were small."
      3.1 "69% found problems with the furniture."
      1.1 "89% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 88%."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.0 "100% had problems with the shower."
      2.3 "77% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 88%."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.8 "Horrible vibe."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.4 "For 56%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      3.0 "70% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.8 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.7 "93% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    based on 1,081 reviews
    • 9.6 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.1 "Great parking, according to 71%."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      8.9 "Lovely pool/beach service, according to 89%."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
      2.2 "The price was too high for 78%."
      2.3 "77% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.7 "Not very clean."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were small."
      1.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 89%."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.0 "90% complained about the bathroom."
      0.3 "For 97%, the rooms looked old."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.1 "69% found problems with the furniture."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were small."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 89%."
      0.0 "100% had problems with the shower."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.6 "94% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 1,081 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
      9.0 "90% appreciated the clean beach."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.6 "Great parking, according to 76%."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the shuttle service."
      9.0 "Lovely pool/beach service, according to 90%."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      8.8 "Housekeeping was great, according to 88%."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Not very clean."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      1.1 "89% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      0.7 "For 93%, the rooms looked old."
      1.2 "88% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were small."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.9 "71% found problems with the furniture."
      1.1 "89% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.4 "96% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 88%."
      2.6 "74% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were small."
      0.4 "96% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 88%."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.7 "93% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.3 "Horrible vibe."
      1.2 "88% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      3.0 "70% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 44 reviews
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Tasty food."
    • 5.8 "Average value."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 2.8 "Horrible vibe."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Resort Hotel
    Guests say this is a wonderful resort hotel.
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