Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota

ex. Helmsley Sandcastle Hotel

1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, Sarasota, United States, 34236  show map
 3 stars
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Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Sailing

Canoeing

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Overview

The welcoming Sandcastle At Lido Beach with its a sun terrace, a cocktail lounge and a volleyball court is a nice place to stay in Sarasota on holiday. The building was renovated in 2010.

Sandcastle At Lido Beach is located on the natural white beach. It will take you 5 minutes to get to South Lido County Park, South Lido Park and Lido Beach.

The hotel offers superb location close to palm trees.

Sarasota-Bradenton International airport is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

Non-smoking rooms feature individual climate control, satellite TV, a laptop-size safe, a patio and Wi-Fi. They offer private bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The gourmet restaurant serves American dishes. The café bar serves snacks and seafood.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests will benefit from dry cleaning, 24-hour reception and room service and also appreciate a souvenir shop, free parking and a garage available on-site.

Relax

Sandcastle At Lido Beach provides babysitting service, a playroom and a family pool for children. Such sports activities as mountain biking, canoeing and beach volleyball are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2010.  Number of rooms   179.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Activities

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Shuffleboard
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beachfront
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Night club
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Bay view
  • Courtyard view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota Sarasota location
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Hotel Address:

1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, Sarasota, United States, 34236

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City Center
  • Sarasota
    5.2km
Airports
  • Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
    10.3km
  • Saint Petersburg-Clearwater International (PIE)
    68.2km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    179

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
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  • Private bathroom
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Gulf Front - Double

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    Pool Side Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or Triple or Twin beds
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    Courtyard/Poolside - Double

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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
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      Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Quad
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      Pool Side Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Quad
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      Family Pool Side Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds
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      Courtyard/Poolside - Double (Family Plan)

      Family Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds
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      Gulf Front - Double (Family Plan)

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      Bed type: Double beds
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      This spacious room features a balcony with views of the Gulf of Mexico.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota Sarasota location
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        Hotel Address:

        1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, Sarasota, United States, 34236

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Sarasota
          5.2km
        Airports
        • Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
          10.3km
        • Saint Petersburg-Clearwater International (PIE)
          68.2km
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          179

        Sandcastle At Lido Beach Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Saint Armand's Circle - 1.7km
        • Pelican Man's Bird Sanctuary - 3.2km
        • Gulfwind Marine of Sarasota - 3.3km
        • Lido Key - 3.7km

        Popular areas

        • St Armands Circle - 1.8km

        Museums

        • Mote Marine Aquarium - 3.5km
        • Selby Botanical Gardens - 4.0km
        • Sarasota Film Society Inc - 4.3km
        • Missing Link - 4.4km
        • Gwiz - 4.6km
        • Sarasota Visual Art Ctr - 4.8km
        • Museum of Asian Art - 4.9km
        • Sarasota Poetry Theatre - 4.9km

        Parks

        • Sarasota County Parks and Rec - 4.8km

        Halls

        • Michael's on East Ballroom - 4.7km
        • Florida West Coast Symphony - 4.8km
        • Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall - 4.9km
        • Municipal Auditorium - 4.9km

        Universities, Institutes

        • B J Palmer Historic Home - 2.0km
        • Florida College-Natural Health - 4.4km
        • Sarasota Travel Corp - 4.4km
        • International College - 4.6km

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Mote Marine Laboratory - 3.3km

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Florida West Coast Birthing - 4.2km
        • Sarasota Memorial Hospital - 4.3km

        Local Attractions

        • Siesta Key Public Beach - 4.6km
          948 Beach Road, Siesta Key
        • Point of Rocks - 7.5km
          Siesta Key, FL
        • Historic Spanish Point - 13.9km
          337 North Tamiami Trail, Osprey
        • Crescent Beach - 6.2km
          Siesta Key, FL
        • Turtle Beach - 10.8km
          Siesta Key, FL 34242
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          179

        Sandcastle At Lido Beach Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sandcastle At Lido Beach

        Average guest rating

        7.8out of 10
        Excellent
        Based on 20 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        9.0
        Rooms
        6.0
        Service
        7.3
        Value
        8.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Very good location just on the beach, very friendly staff. Fabulous breakfast

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          beautiful sea view. Free internet access, parking, beach loungers and towels.

          No kettle in the room - for tea drinkers!

        • Couple
          8.8

          It is nice hotel for the romance. Great location, its situated on the bank of the Gulf of Mexico, really white sand.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota Sarasota location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, Sarasota, United States, 34236

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Sarasota
          5.2km
        Airports
        • Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
          10.3km
        • Saint Petersburg-Clearwater International (PIE)
          68.2km
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          179
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