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    Gulf Beach Resort Motel

    930 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2110
    (941) 845-6257
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
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    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 17 September 2016

    We loved our stay. On the white sugar sand beach, very nice to have a kitchen. Try to get a room as close as possible to the water. Very relaxing. This is not the 4 Seasons, nothing fancy but decent and clean and location, location,...More

    Thank HappyFloridaDancer
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 7 November 2016

    We are so glad that you found us and enjoyed your stay at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. We are very proud of our property and the efforts we put into maintaining it as a comfortable and affordable option to those wanting to enjoy a relaxing...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2016

    Comfy and clean. Complaints: the second bed was right next to the air conditioner. Only one parking spot per room. Annoying but still worth it for the location and price wasnt bad. All and all great weekend.More

    Thank Redkitten88
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 7 November 2016

    We are happy to hear that you enjoyed a great weekend with us and that you took the time to write a review about your stay. I understand your frustration with only being allocated one parking spot per room. Unfortunately, our parking area is limited...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

    After the other locations on our holiday. This was the most "tired". We were with two unrelated teens, so we got adjoining rooms. Our room was a studio with a Murphy (pull down) bed. If I had checked this out more thoroughly before booking I...More

    Thank Pete2306
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 7 November 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. It sounds like you enjoyed our beach and also the dining experience at St. Armand's Circle. I would have to agree with you in that our sunsets...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    I reviewed the Gulf Beach Resort Motel last year and promised to go back again. So we did it again this year and had the same blast-from-the-past experience. Once again, this is the perfect place to stay if you want to experience an old Florida...More

    1  Thank Rich S
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 25 August 2016

    Welcome back! I'm so glad you did return to stay with us again and I appreciate that you took some time to write a review about your second experience. You were able to stay in a different room than your last visit and I am...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    My wife and I went for a weekend getaway. Friendly staff, great beach, and I am already planning our next trip! My wife loved the fact that the rooms are small and cozy and had everything you need! We recommend Gulf Beach Resort!More

    Thank AlyandJeff
    Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 2 August 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Gulf Beach Resort Motel. We are so happy that you chose us for your weekend getaway and are thrilled that you would recommend us to your friends and family. We look...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
    • Also Known As
    • Gulf Beach Resort Motel Sarasota, Florida
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    Julie D
    31 January 2017|
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    Response from GulfBeachMotel | Property representative |
    Hi Julie, Thank you for asking about our rates. In our efforts to try and keep our rates as low as possible, we do not offer any discounts at this time of year. We have offered a Florida resident discount in the past... More
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    "Prefer second floor."
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    "The top balcony has a good view of the ocean, but I would prefer the screened porch on the bottom."
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    "I dont think they have really nice rooms."
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    "Rooms in the 300's are closest to the beach - The higher the number the closer to the beach"
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