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Room, Courtyard View, Courtyard Area
340 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds (Gulf Front)
Room with view
324 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
252 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Poolside
288 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Sandy fun near Lido Beach and St. Armands Circle

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated in Sarasota, this beach hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of South Lido Park and Lido Beach. St. Armands Circle and Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk.

Room Amenities

All 176 rooms offer flat-screen TVs, free local calls, and hair dryers. Laptop-compatible safes, ironing boards, and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

1540 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Ballroom
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 176
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 7
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach offers 176 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Free local calls
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Heating
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per day
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 30 lb)

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Debit cards

Fees

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

  • Deposit: USD 35.00 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 28.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Health club access
  • Shuttle service
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Laundry facilities
  • Self parking
  • Parking

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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 20 for adults and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 0 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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