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Room, Courtyard View, Courtyard Area
340 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds (Gulf Front)
Room with view
324 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
252 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, Accessible
398 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
252 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Poolside
288 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Sandy fun near Lido Beach and St. Armands Circle

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

Situated in Sarasota, this beach hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of South Lido Park and Lido Beach. St. Armands Circle and Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, a business center, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 176 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and flat-screen TVs. Free local calls, hair dryers, and laptop-compatible safes are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

1540 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3-star property offers access to a business center.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This beach hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 176
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 7
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach offers 176 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. This Sarasota hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Free local calls
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Heating
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per day.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per day
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 30 lbs)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Debit cards

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 35.00 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 28.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Health club access
  • Shuttle service
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Laundry facilities
  • Self parking
  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 20 for adults and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 0 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Lido Beach Sandcastle
  • Sandcastle Lido
  • Sandcastle Lido Beach
  • Sandcastle Lido Beach Resort
  • Sandcastle Lido Beach Sarasota
  • Sandcastle Resort Lido
  • Sandcastle Resort Lido Beach
  • Sandcastle Resort Lido Beach Sarasota
  • Helmsley Sandcastle Hotel Sarasota
  • Helmsley Sandcastle Sarasota
  • Sarasota Helmsley Sandcastle
  • Sandcastle At Lido Sarasota
  • Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach Hotel
  • Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach Sarasota
  • Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach Hotel Sarasota
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