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Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“top floor”(119 reviews)
“lido beach”(208 reviews)
“armand's circle”(133 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
Situated on a barrier island, off the coast of Sarasota, The Holiday Inn Lido Beach is just steps from the powder white sand of Lido Beach and only two blocks from over 140 upscale restaurants, shops and galleries on St. Armands Circle. Featuring a sophisticated, yet 'Florida Casual...
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Location and contact
233 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
9.2 km to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
23 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
6.0 km from Siesta Beach
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All reviewstop floorlido beacharmand's circlegulf viewrooftop restaurantshort walk to stwalking distancerestaurants and shopsbeach chairspool barst armandfantastic locationgulf of mexicoocean frontgreat beachlongboat keybalcony
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed our stay at the Holiday Inn on Lido Key Beach. The room was very nice and clean and the bed was comfortable! Staff is very friendly! We stayed in a beach front room and the view was gorgeous! You do have to cross...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Everything about this hotel is great. The newly renovated rooms, the staff, the maid service, the cleanliness. Across the street from Lido Beach it is in a location walking distance to St. Armands Circle where there is an abundance of restaurants and shopping. The hotel...More

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Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 2 February 2018

Wow! Thank you! We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed our rooms and great location. We hope to see you again at the Holiday Inn Lido Beach.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent beach front hotel. My room was ocean view, unbeatable view !!!!, everything very clean, good parking lot. Front desk Sonja was great, thanks for your customer service Sonja....overall it was a good experience but OVERPRICED.

Thank Cutin R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than some issues with the bar closing unexpectedly, and no real compassion or compensation by the staff - the trip was great. You can't beat the location, was kept clean, and the rooftop restaurant offers good food and amazing views of the Gulf of...More

Thank DN0817
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awsome time. Sonja was very helpful at the front desk. The pool and the beach was amazing. Our bartender Debbie was great with our drinks. The breakfast buffet good be better. Some of the staff members were rude and unpleasant. Our fury baby Bella loved...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$195 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$195 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from Christine P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry do not know how it is at the moment we went in January and it was great then
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Response from Sunset47Point | Reviewed this property |
Did not hear it from my rooms when I’ve stayed there. Could it be the pounding of the surf? The staff is very gracious and knowledgeable. They would assist you with a smile. Hope you moved your room or had your problem... More
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"I had a corner room which gave me great views."
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"Pay the extra for ocean facing balcony"
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"If you can get a room with a beach view, you will not be disappointed."
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"worth getting a high floor beach side room for the sunsets"
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