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Gulf Beach Resort Motel

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930 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2110 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews old florida tiki hut screened porch lido key full kitchen shuffle board grill area nice heated pool armand's circle comfortable accommodations burner stove plenty of lounge chairs been coming here for years front office staff can't beat the location tile floors high rise
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This "motel" is the BEST on Lido Beach! Every room has a full kitchen, comfortable bed(s) and a screen porch. It's an easy walk out to the gorgeous Gulf and the pool is mermaid approved! We call to make reservations and Teresa, the nicest front...More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mickels Family, Thank-you for the kind review. Mermaid Approved is a great compliment! We're glad you had a wonderful time here and we hope to see you back soon. Give us a call anytime, especially if you're local...we run staycation deals or FL Resident...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay here. Teresa and Mariah were very nice and friendly. Close proximity to the beach and outdoor pool. We rented bikes and rode around enjoying St Armand’s circle. Thank you! I can’t wait to come stay again soon!!More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We're glad you could take advantage of the amenities we have like; bikes, pool, park, and nearby shopping! We appreciate you recognizing our resort and hopefully you can return again soon! Give us a call anytime or check our website for rates and specials!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though dated it was very clean the location is just great! 40 steps from the Gulf 20 to the heated pool. I stayed in a one room studio and it had everything i needed. I would stay here again with out hesitation.More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank-you for your review and kind words regarding our proximity to the beach. Please check our website and social media outlets for specials on the Studios and other types. We can certainly book you backl in the same unit that worked great for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time visiting gulf beach resort. The staff is wonderful. Teresa at the front desk is very helpful. Shes friendly always smiling and goes out of her way to get u what u need to make your stay confortable. Every morning i...More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kim, Thank-you for taking the time to recognize our historic resort here on famed Lido Key. Please visit our website for updates, but It's always good to call us direct to book so we can go over any questions with you. The entire staff...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room had a kitchen, so we were able to bring out own food. The beds were very nice. The pool is clean and fun for everyone. It is located just across the parking lot from the rooms.The hotel is close to down town, but...More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank-you for the feedback. We're happy to provide you a free sunset with every stay. Please visit our social media outlets for news, specials, area info, etc. Hope to see you back soon!

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Description
Located directly on Lido Beach in Sarasota, Florida. Private beach and heated pool. Most units have fully equipped kitchens and private screened in porches. Each unit is uniquely decorated and we offer a variety More of choices to suit your needs. We are within walking distance of renowned St. Armand's Circle shopping and restaurant district. We are the perfect place for family and class reunions, weddings, family vacations or just to get away for some special time with each other. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
US$115 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gulf Beach Resort Motel Sarasota, Florida
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
US$115 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gulf Beach Resort Motel Sarasota, Florida
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
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Questions & Answers
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sandy s
13 April 2018|
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Response from GulfBeachMotel | Property representative |
3pm in check in Yes, all rooms have refrigerators. The Type: Motel Rooms have a micro fridge. Yes, we have a BBQ grill area. Yes, all kitchen utensils and dining things are in the units with kitchenettes.
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Desiree S
3 April 2018|
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Response from GulfBeachMotel | Property representative |
yes, Publix. refer to Google for their locations
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John W
14 March 2018|
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Yes, but limited and we don't provide any additional parking for them
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Room Tips
"don't expect much from management. "
637MichaelS637
7 Aug 2018
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"More towels"
tcecil626
1 Aug 2018
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"the beds could be replaced - a little old."
davidhS9207CR
1 Aug 2018
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"One may view the interior of EVERY room simply by going on-line to the Motel Website."
C352ORjennifers
9 Jul 2018
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