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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%
    • Very good46%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

    We chose this old but quaint motel for a one night stay to attend a reunion at a nearby hotel that charged twice as much. The rooms are small but clean; beds and pillows are comfortable. The staff are friendly and very helpful. I wouldn't...More

    Thank Sandy W
    Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

    Yet again we are so very pleased with our stay. The staff considers us family and we consider them family. The accommodations are lovely. The ambiance perfect. This year the new guy on the block was this beautiful wood stork who ate pretty much anything...More

    1  Thank BobMillerSobel
    Reviewed 26 December 2015

    We have vacationed in the St. Petersburg-Clearwater area of Florida for several years. We decided to try this location in Sarasota this year. We always like to stay in an upstairs room facing the gulf and enjoy sitting on a deck. Room 319 looked to...More

    1  Thank Nebraskasnowbird
    Reviewed 16 December 2015

    We were going to a Christmas party and planning on drinking so we wanted to spend the night close to St. Armands Circle. I picked the motel due to it's price and walking distance to our restaurant that evening.. We were about .8 miles from...More

    Thank RonWestmoreland
    Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

    I almost didn't write this review as I really don't want people to know how great this place is...but it's too good to miss out on. Firstly let me say, if you are a 5 star hotel only person, this is not the place for...More

    4  Thank OnTheRochs
    Lido Beach Resort
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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    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$115 - US$191 (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
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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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