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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We stayed in a guest room about three years ago and had reservations about it, as previously reviewed. This time we stayed in a one bedroom suite and it made all the difference. Clean and prettily decorated, just a short walk from the beach and St. Armand's Circle, short drive to the nearest large supermarket. If you want on-site facilities...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 October 2012

This is not a hotel or a resort. It is a large building broken into various-sized units. Thus, it has no services like a hotel: no ice, no office, no fax, no bellman, no pool, no restaurant, no bar, etc. If this is what you want, great, but if it's not, then pay attention. It seems like a nice quiet...

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Lidoislander, Owner at Lido Islander, responded to this review

Although, the Lido Islander may not offer all the services of a larger hotel, we do provide a wide range of clean affordable rooms at a price well below the hotels in our area that do provide those services. Our rooms range from the small and affordable Guest Rooms to 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartment suites. Our suites are...

Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We just got back from our vacation and this is our 2nd time staying here. My husband and I love this place! We feel like we have our own little apartment. I can only comment on the 1 bedroom...its clean and very spacious. The location is key here...walking distance to the beach and the shops. We're not fancy people but...

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Sarasota
Reviewed 11 August 2012

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Illinois
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Great room at a great price. This place is about a 5 min. walk to lido key beach and less than 5 min walk to St. Armand's circle. Very clean and updated. Wasn't sure how it would go with many rooms right together and no office on site, but we had no problems with noise and check in was a...

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Imperial Beach, California
Reviewed 16 July 2012

We stayed during our time in Sarasota. Location was very convenient. Clean and cozy. My only complaint would be we book for family and there was no bedding provided for the pull-out bed.

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Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed 10 July 2012

I was very impressed and happy with the Lido Islander. It's in the perfect location, really close to the beach and close to St. Armand's circle. The room was very clean, and had a comfortable atmosphere. Great value for a great place! Will definitely be coming back

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Owings Mills, Maryland
Reviewed 18 June 2012

When we first arrived at the Lido Islander Inn and Suites we had booked into the main building. As we pulled in we had a, "Uh-oh..." look at each other as there was a big wedding party on one of the balconies. No sleep that night, we thought. Fortunately for us the owner had overbooked our room and we were...

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Florida
Reviewed 28 April 2012

I booked the Lido Islander for a night to do a photo shoot around the area and it was definitely more than I expected. We had a two bedroom, it was clean and comfortable and homey. It is also an excellent value. They are located in a very safe and beautiful area which is close to everything (beach, shopping, dining...

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Rhinelander
Reviewed 26 April 2012

We enjoyed our stay at the Lido Islander. Very close to the beach, shopping & restaurants. A nice change from the bigger motel/hotel types. Quiet & peaceful... We would stay here again!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delightful studio apartments to 3 bedroom apartments tucked away on exciting Lido Key. The units are steps from the beautiful white sands of Lido beach, with the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico just beyond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lido Islander

Address: 528 S Polk Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2037
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: RM418 - RM1,069 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lido Islander 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Lido Islander Hotel Sarasota
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
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“There seemed to be some better rooms available but it was hard to tell which ones were better from the website.”
lynneaw2016, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lower level suites are better. More room, a kitchenette, and no steps..”
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“Room was dirty”
mlf1010, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Look around book early to avoid disappointment. The main building room 2B on the ground floor was acceptable at around 95$”
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“Ask to see room first”
157kab, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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