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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

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  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lido beach”(114 reviews)
“pool bar”(81 reviews)
“gulf view room”(48 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Evocative of Florida decades ago, Sandcastle Resort is not luxurious or fancy, but it is a setting which catered to all of our needs and provided a welcome background for a relaxing week. The service was helpful and friendly from all departments. The location cannot...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I stayed for a week. Nice room although very dated and a bit over priced as a result, plumbing needs work, bathroom drain was slow, tub shallow. Rooms well kept. After the second day our housekeeper made a point of coming early...More

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Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. I am please to read that you enjoyed your visit. We have an older property here but work hard to keep it clean. Our vibe is very casual and we try to offer you a location that allows you to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful, retro resort is slated to be razed and yet another high rise will take its place in the not-too-distant future. It was slated to be demolished after this season but the property owners have given it another season or maybe two. We always...More

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Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again in the near future. The view and beach access cannot be beat in this area. And with over 600ft of beautiful Lido Sand, there is plenty of room for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely weekend at this delightful view of the past and in such a magnificent setting. The beach only steps away and the pool a refreshing respite. I really loved this place and will be back before it closes.

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Response from GMSandcastle, Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your stay and patronage of our special spot. We look forward to your return. Thank you for your business!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No air cond. In the room. The food was rotten make me sick for the all trip. Not sleep because was hot in the room and not ventilation on room. Old carpet. Dont ever eat there food. I lost my all vacation because I eat...More

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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)
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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US$187 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$187 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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denamvigil
7 December 2017|
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Response from GMSandcastle | Property representative |
We do have laundry on property. We offer same day Valet laundry service for our hotel guests or we also have coin operated washers and dryers in our guest laundry.
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"Can't say, we had ground floor as I don't do stairs well, and we faced the Gulf."
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"any ocean view"
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"only one to go for is a beach view - some back onto the carpark - so beware!"
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"Choose a room with a gulf view"
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