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    Gulf Beach Resort Motel

    930 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2110
    (941) 845-6257
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    • Excellent41%
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    • Average8%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

    This motel is definitely not a resort of no kind, don't let the word resort full you. I enjoyed my stay. It was clean and comfortable. Rooms aren't spacious neither are the bathrooms, but I didn't need alot of space. The staff was friendly. The...More

    Thank xyummyicecreamx
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 24 March 2016

    I'm happy to hear that your stay with us was nice and relaxing. You are quite right in that we only have enough space to allow one vehicle per unit to park in our lot. We are in a prime location being right on the...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2015

    The Gulf Beach Resort is a well-maintained, cute 1950s-style motel right on the beach. We stayed in one of their motel rooms because we only needed a place to sleep (my family owns an apartment down the beach, and we spent our days there) but...More

    3  Thank Michael G
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 24 March 2016

    We are indeed one of the few remaining properties in the area to offer the vacationer an old-fashioned Florida beach vacation. We appreciate that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to enjoy our beautiful beach. It is important to us that we...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2015

    My husband and I were looking for accommodations in the area that would be affordable, comfortable and in proximity to the activities we wanted to do while in Sarasota. The Gulf Beach Resort perfectly met our needs. This does not have the fanciest accommodations, nor...More

    5  Thank kasaWisconsin
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 24 March 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. We certainly appreciate all of your comments and take pride in the fact that you enjoyed your first stay with us and were made to feel so...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2015

    We stayed at the Gulf Beach Resort in March. The name is a little misleading. It is a historic 1950 motel style resort. It is on a lovely private beach, plenty of lounge chairs,even a Tiki Hut if you need to get out of the...More

    4  Thank wandering_grandma
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 17 April 2015

    I feel like we have done our job well when I hear a guest say "We will return!". It sounds as though this may have been your first stay with us and I am happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself. We are definitely not...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2015

    This is my 6th trip to Gulf Beach Resort Motel and I am like a new comer compared to many of the guest at this unique get away. People love this place and I do too! It is one of my favorite places to come...More

    3  Thank Stan303
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 7 April 2015

    It sounds like you are well on your way to being one of our many repeat guests. We appreciate the fact that you enjoy the quiet getaway time and that we are becoming one of your favorite places to stay. Your many kind comments about...More

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$ 136 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
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    Julie D
    31 January 2017|
    Response from GulfBeachMotel | Property representative |
    Hi Julie, Thank you for asking about our rates. In our efforts to try and keep our rates as low as possible, we do not offer any discounts at this time of year. We have offered a Florida resident discount in the past... More
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    "The best view overlooking the beach is Room 319."
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    "Each room is different since they are privately owned but ask the owner and they will try and match the one..."
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    "Be sure to look at all the room pictures before selecting your room."
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    "Each of the rooms are owned (condo style) by different people. Search the location photos for prices and..."
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