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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

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  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lido beach”(113 reviews)
“pool bar”(81 reviews)
“gulf view room”(48 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve been coming here over the years, this is the first time in about five years. The room is very clean and comfortable, with microwave, coffee maker, and refrigerator. The property generally a bit worn, but that’s to be expected at an old beachfront –...More

2  Thank Hollingsworth24
Response from GMSandcastle, General Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your continued patronage and look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. We strive to provide our guests with the best value and service for beach front accommodations on Lido Key! Tim H

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

it might just have been horrendous mildew, but whatever that smell was in rooms 211 and 166, we immediately checked back out and refused to stay. The photos online are deceptive... the place must have been built in the 60s and never updated in any...More

2  Thank Pollyanna-Ist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sandcastle is an older resort, but charming. The staff was very pleasant and helpful. Our room overlooked the gulf and had a balcony which made the stay even better. Loved being able to walk straight to the beach. The resort had two pools which was...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay and especially the sunsets! The gulf front rooms face due west over the Gulf and provide fantastic sunsets! The staff was excellent and very accommodating. The 2 pools in the courtyard are really nice. The complex is only 4 stories tall...More

Thank Coachjustin14
Response from GMSandcastle, General Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you for your review. Looks like we are going to add you to the list of returning guests that choose our location to relax and recharge. Our entire team is here to serve you and make sure you enjoy your visit with us. We...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

Nice location and great service. The resort needs some updates, but it was clean and comfortable.The pools were really nice and the beach access was amazing. I love the old Florida style and the proximity to the beach and great shops.More

Thank sdpeene
Response from GMSandcastle, General Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 3 December 2017

Thank you for your review. We are old Florida Charm with true Southern Hospitality thrown in as a bonus. With over 600ft. of soft white sand merely steps away from your room, we are here to do our best to work hard so you can...More

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Restaurant
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Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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
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Heated pool
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US$173 - US$335 (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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Price range
US$173 - US$335 (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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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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eyadlos
12 May 2017|
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Response from Rayna G | Reviewed this property |
It was good. A fantastic location, good restaurant and a shuttle to St. Armand's for shopping and restaurants helped offset very dated decor and balconies. Gorgeous views. Staff was friendly.
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"Choose a room with a gulf view"
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"Ocean view room recommended. However, with such a beautiful beach you will probably not be in the room as..."
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"If you want quiet, this hotel would not be the one!"
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