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Brecon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a cliche, but Suntide does exactly what it says, self-catering, right on beach, Rooms are clean and tidy. Staff have always been helpful and pleasant to us, although we only rent they remember us and welcome us when we return,

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1Thank tonypascoe53
Orpington, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two weeks here and enjoyed ourselves although had to change units after one week. The beach is just yards away and is great for walks along the lovely sand. St Armands Circle is minutes away in the car but everything so expensive ! Very good location and overall good.

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We spent a week here and had a nice stay.. As stated we had peace and quiet and felt very safe . The Beach , The Beach, and more The Beach was very nice. We sat and read and enjoyed watching each sunset. The staff was very helpful and accommodating. The gas grills and fully equipped units included a well...

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Riverhead, New York
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was a timeshare exchange but they also have daily and weekly rental rates. They have one and two bedroom units. The staff was very friendly. We enjoyed our stay very much and would return in the future. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. The grounds are well maintained. Everyone we met was very friendly. They have a nice...

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Thank ratkins3
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I love Suntide have been coming there since it opened. Love the location just a great place to be. Love the Staff. Swimming pool right outside me door, and Gulf of Mexico a couple of steps away also. Beautifull sun rise anse sun sets.

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1Thank jdutchie
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

As an owner, of course I do! This is not a 'resort', more like a small apt complex on the beach. RIGHT on the beach. My place is a 2/2 and pretty much perfect. The staff can be tedious yes, but i imagine that dealing with owners and guests may take a toll. The site is always clean and well-maintained....

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1Thank TIE T
Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

as an owner I highly recommend this resort for the relaxing atmosphere. the units are spacey and comfortable. one and two bedroom units the beach is a mere walk away 100 yards maybe shade areas to sit under thatched huts.. the pool is also a plus feature. the Sarasota area has many attraction both for kids and adults.St.Armands circle is...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My family and I have been going to Suntides for over 20 years! We go every spring break in March. We have stayed in one bedroom and two bedroom units. The units are just what we need for a week getaway. The kitchen is fully stocked, the bathrooms have recently been re-done, and the beds are comfy! The condos are...

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3Thank Kara A
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We have been going here for over 20 years the beach is great clean rooms and The staff is the greatest that is why we keep going back. We have meet some great people that comes back every year. when we time it just right we get to see the off shore boat races they race right along the beach....

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

An absolutely fantastic place, ideal location, the beach on your doorstep, all amenities with in walking distance (bar the supermarket which is a good drive away). My only complaint is the attitude of the staff and especially the woman on the reception desk with the grey bobbed hair, she just can't be bothered to speak to you, everything was an...

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nvj4, Owner at Suntide Island Beach Club, responded to this review

I finally sold my unit after over 20 years as an owner. I dont know who you are talking about but every person , including guests , are the nicest people you will ever find.We consider those we know will be always in our lives. Walt and Chyrl , the girls min the laundry dept , the men who maintain...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Suntide Island Beach Club

Address: 850 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Suntide Island Beach Club 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
Also Known As:
Suntide Island Beach Club Hotel Sarasota
Suntide Island Beach Hotel
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Try to get a room either close to the beach or close to the pool depending on your preference.”
 of 5 bubbles jimd865, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best view is overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.”
 of 5 bubbles ratkins3, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“keep away from pool area rooms if poss.”
 of 5 bubbles Dogmaddoris, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“When booking your stay or purchasing make sure you understand your assigned parking location. Some could be a good walk from your unit.”
 of 5 bubbles mikeagrubb, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“units 240-246 are very pleasant”
 of 5 bubbles tonyandbernie, 2 May 2016 | Read review
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