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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lido beach”(114 reviews)
“pool bar”(82 reviews)
“gulf view room”(50 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Sandcastle was exactly what we were looking for in a resort. This resort was one of he original resorts on Lido Key, so it’s not built up like a Hilton or Marriot resort. Living in Orlando, the humbleness of the resort was exactly what...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We first stayed here in 2002 and it was a dream come true. Great food, service, room, view, etc. We ate three meals a day here from a wonderful menu and stayed for 7 to 10 nights per year. It was a vintage oasis and...More

1  Thank Joy W
Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 2 days ago

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. We do appreciate the opportunity to serve you and your family for so many years and if you do decide to return, please feel free to reach out to me personally. I would be happy...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've been coming here since 2002/3, It was built in the 1970's but renovated about 3 or 4 years ago when it was sold. I always come alone just hang out around the 2 pools and beach. There's new carpet, paint, bed linens and towels...More

2  Thank Laila P
Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your 4 star rating. We really work hard to make sure you have everything you need to leave the work at the door and escape to our beach and recharge your energy. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you again...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

As someone that attends certain Car Shows, I always make it a habit of staying at The Sandcastle when I am in Sarasota. I find the rates very good and the rooms always clean and comfortable. The pool is always clean and the Gulf is...More

Thank GSD41
Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 2 days ago

We are thrilled with your review and appreciate that you know we are here for you. Just a hop, skip and jump to St. Armands Circle and the many shows and activities that are going on. We appreciate your business and look forward to your...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We Booked three rooms w ocean front views for a family weekend vacation. One of the rooms had a carpet stain so big that we all made stories of the origin of the carpet stain (was this a murder scene). The rooms smelled awful! Everything...More

Thank Noemi R
Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 2 days ago

I am sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay. I will be sure to thank Magda for her hard work and attempting to make things right for you and your family. We do work hard to solve any issues that may arise....More

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Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Heated pool
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US$ 177 - US$ 303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 177 - US$ 303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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DJKTraveler
29 April 2018|
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Response from Nigel A | Reviewed this property |
Hi we checked in on Thursday and are here for a week. They have put us in the courtyard area we requested. Wither they charge me for it I'll find out on Thursday. There were quite a few families Saturday and Sunday,but it's... More
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Nigel A
29 January 2018|
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Response from Nigel A | Reviewed this property |
Hi thanks for that, it is a bit worrying as I've heard they have applied to build a new hotel after knocking the old one down. I hope they haven't started already.
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avonbeach
8 December 2017|
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Response from GMSandcastle | Property representative |
Feel free to contact us by phone for all of your options for dining on property. Our food is amazing!
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"be prepared for add on charges"
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"Get a gulf view room and see the magical sunset."
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"The courtyard view rooms are nice for a family of three to four."
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"Gulf view room well worth it for the view"
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