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    Gulf Beach Resort Motel

    930 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2110
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    I would really rate this as a solid 3.5. Since I am pretty familiar with the area I knew this place would be older but also a great stop for one night. It is hard to give it a full rounded review with that time...More

    1  Thank Jenn S
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 10 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to submit your favorable review and details of Gulf Beach Resort! We are happy that you were able to unwind and enjoy your time with us! It is our goal to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    It was a stroke of luck to find a last minute vacancy here when we arrived at Lido Key on a national holiday with no reservations. Our first night we were in a fully equipped one bedroom apartment with a walled-in patio out back and...More

    Thank Judith M
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 10 April 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your visit at Gulf Beach Resort online! We are pleased that you like the rooms and amenities we offer and more importantly, that you were comfortable and enjoyed your time here! Please think of us...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    I hate giving bad reviews...the guy at the desk was adorable and friendly and was very proud of the property. They had some really yummy looking cookies on the counter. Its so very close to the beach. The rooms need to be completely over hauled....More

    Thank DDDspain
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 11 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write your comments about your stay at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. I am sorry that you did not have a good experience while staying with us. Your feedback is very important to us and I appreciate your critique...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    This place is so quaint and peaceful. The rooms are great, the staff is friendly. They have a private beach where you can totally relax. The Hotel is literally right on the beach - We catch amazing sunsets here, relax with a drink and feel...More

    Thank jojohnson1212
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 27 January 2017

    We are very thankful that you were able to relax and enjoy your time at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. We try our best to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible. I especially appreciate that you feel like Gulf Beach is your home away...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    We stayed at this motel years ago and I've always wanted to come back. This year we booked one night, as we had an event at St Armands Circle we wanted to attend. The unit we had was clean and nice, with the old Florida...More

    1  Thank norskies
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 27 January 2017

    Thank you for returning to visit with us again! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while staying with us. I see you had the opportunity to meet our resident feathered friends. I have always maintained that they recognize familiar faces and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$217 (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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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
    • Also Known As
    • Gulf Beach Resort Motel Sarasota, Florida
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    Julie D
    31 January 2017|
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    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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    "Prefer second floor."
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    "The top balcony has a good view of the ocean, but I would prefer the screened porch on the bottom."
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    "I dont think they have really nice rooms."
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    "Rooms in the 300's are closest to the beach - The higher the number the closer to the beach"
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