We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

    233 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$387
          US$169
          US$387
          US$169
          US$387
          US$169
          Traveller (420)
          Room & Suite (135)
          Pool & Beach (77)
          Lido Beach Resort
          1,486 reviews
          #10 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
          1,380 reviews
          #19 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Resort at Longboat Key Club
          1,708 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Longboat Key
           
          Hyatt Regency Sarasota
          2,003 reviews
          #6 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Overview
          • Excellent28%
          • Very good40%
          • Average19%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible4%
          Travellers talk about
          “top floor” (106 reviews)
          “lido beach” (192 reviews)
          “armand's circle” (121 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach
          Special Offer: Book Direct and Save
          Hotel deals
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Lido Beach Resort
          1,486 reviews
          #10 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
          1,380 reviews
          #19 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Resort at Longboat Key Club
          1,708 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Longboat Key
           
          Hyatt Regency Sarasota
          2,003 reviews
          #6 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Rooms
          4 Jun5 Jun
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 13 partner sites to see rooms from US$169.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Sarasota hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b54dee00abbd43c4a3f1a3dc206bc131", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":86102,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109212073],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":169,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"b54dee00abbd43c4a3f1a3dc206bc131","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":387,"lowestMetaPrice":169,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":387,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":387,"lowestMetaPrice":169,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":387,"hotelName":"Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImI1NGRlZTAwYWJiZDQzYzRhM2YxYTNkYzIwNmJjMTMxIiwiQUlLIjoiOWVlYTZiNzZjZWQ1NDRiMzgyNWY4NTE3MzI4MzAwODEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "04/06/2017", "checkOut": "05/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$169", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"109212073":"HotelsCom2IB","68925140":"CancelonIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (1,012)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 1,012 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          The room..... was very clean and comfortable. It was cossey and romantic for us . If you needed anything help was on the way from the friendly staff. We especically liked that. There's reall not a lot to add to that because our stay was...More

          Thank jeo5595
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This hotel has a great location - across the street from a beautiful white sand beach that is not that crowded and about three blocks from the St. Armand's Circle. From our balcony, we had an unobstructed view of the beach, water, and sunset, and...More

          Thank MizzouLizard
          Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

          Thank you for your kind review - we do hope to see you again.

          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          I stumbled across this very eclectic looking restaurant and was somewhat apprehensive to go in. I was the only one there and it appeared that the only help was the owner Joe and maybe a cook in back. The sign said that he had been...More

          Thank larryleyser
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          We arrived at the Holiday inn with a hurricane blowing very late in the evening to a warm welcome from the reception staff. Our room was a good size with large comfy beds, the room overlooked the ocean which made for great views of the...More

          Thank Janis M
          Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

          Thank you! We hope to see you again under pleasant and fun circumstances.

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          What a lovely airy, bright hotel. Fruit iced water on arrival. Very friendly an helpful staff. Lovely restaurant on the 7th floor with floor to ceiling glass overlooking the ocean, beautiful views. Pool area clean and nice views.

          1  Thank 118steve40
          Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

          Lovely - thank you. We are working hard at the Holiday Inn Lido Beach to make a great impression on our guests.

          Lido Beach Resort
          1,486 reviews
          #10 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
          1,380 reviews
          #19 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          Resort at Longboat Key Club
          1,708 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Longboat Key
           
          Hyatt Regency Sarasota
          2,003 reviews
          #6 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Banquet Room
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$220 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 135
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, IHG, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline, Cancelon, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly, HotelsClick and Hotel.de so you can book your Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Southwest Gulf Coast >
          • Sarasota
          • Also Known As
          • Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach Hotel Sarasota ,
          • Holiday Inn Lido Beach ,
          • Sarasota Holiday Inn
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (420)
          Room & Suite (135)
          Pool & Beach (77)
          Dining (14)
          Hotel & Grounds (235)
          Bathroom (12)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
          Nearby
          Lido Beach Resort
          1,486 reviews
          .64 km away
           
          Coquina On The Beach
          247 reviews
          .88 km away
           
          Lido Islander
          234 reviews
          .46 km away
           
          Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
          1,380 reviews
          1.36 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Lido Beach Restaurant
          40 reviews
          .43 km away
          Kilwin's Chocolates
          557 reviews
          .39 km away
          Cafe L'Europe
          692 reviews
          .57 km away
          Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar
          1,143 reviews
          .36 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Pepper Palace
          26 reviews
          .57 km away
          Ted Sperling Park
          9 reviews
          1.55 km away
          Sea Life Kayak Adventures
          509 reviews
          1.12 km away
          Liquid Blue Outfitters
          697 reviews
          1.08 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          peoplesbanker
          Is anyone aware of beach chairs being available for guest use?
          14 April 2017|
          Answer
          Response from nina T | Reviewed this property |
          .They do not provide chairs and umbrellas. There is a man at the beach entrance who provides chairs and umbrellas. We rented one chair and one umbrella for approx 20.00. We found we did not use them much since the water was... More
          0
          Votes
          Haley C
          Hi I'm looking at getting a room with a balcony over looking the ocean and I'm wondering what room would work to accommodate 3 adults and 1 kid? Is there a two room suite with a balcony? Thanks!
          5 April 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from nina T | Reviewed this property |
          sorry the two room suite has NO balcony
          1
          Vote
          swan7girl
          The restaurant only lists breakfast and dinner - where do you eat lunch? Something within walking distance? We will not have a vehicle. Never been to this area of FL before so not sure what is nearby. Thanks for your help!
          9 March 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Kymberley M | Property representative |
          Lunch service is available in our Tiki Bar and Lounge located in the main lobby and poolside. We serve there from 11:30 am to 10:00 pm at this time
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "you will be rewarded"
          Read review
          "Any Gulf view, beautiful."
          Read review
          "Gulf view."
          Read review
          "Ocean view was very nice"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing