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Gulf Beach Resort Motel

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsold floridascreened porchtiki huthi riselido keygrill areaarmand's circleshuffle boardfull kitchenburner stovenice heated poolcomfortable accommodationsplenty of lounge chairscan't beat the locationbeen coming here for yearstile floorsgreat beach
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Hidden away on Lido Beach...this gem is an awesome hideaway. Gulf Beach Resort Motel has more of a slow pace... not your typical tourist place, it has an old-Florida charm. You will be greeted by a smiling face (our front clerk, Teresa, was awesome) and...More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 19 January 2018

Hello! Thank-you for the review. We are lucky to be tucked between many activity options like kayaking, dining, a park/nature preserve, biking, etc. We're all glad you had a lovely time and would love to see you back!!

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We make an annual trip to the Gulf from the east coast of Florida to shop on St. Armand’s Circle and eat at The Columbia Restaurant. December is so festive on the Circle. Gulf Beach Resort is the perfect beachside respite right on the beach...More

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Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Guests, You have awesome taste! We love Columbia and glad we are located so close to St Armands Circle that you can walk or take a two minute drive! We have bikes on-site if you want or need to ride there. See you Next...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for 30 years. Relaxing, laid back old Florida resort. Screen porches, full kitchen, steps from white sandy beach and shells shells shells. Walk to dinner at St Armands Key. STAY AWAY - it’s a hidden gem.

Thank AnDfl2
Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Guest, What a great review! I appreciate the compliment. We don't want to be totally hidden! Thank-you so much, see you next time! HA!

Reviewed 27 November 2017

We spent a week here. All of the staff was very pleasant.The office staff Teresa and Greg were very helpful with places to visit and great places to dine. The cleaning staff Esther and Ayana were both terrific. They were also helpful. The ladies were...More

Thank penwick1
Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 30 November 2017

Hello, Thank-you for your review. We have an excellent front end staff and pride ourselves on meticulous and timely housekeeping service. We would love to see you back here in any one of our gulf side units. Cheers!

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Pleasant, basic beach accommodation. Good location, on the beach. The facilities are not new, but are well-maintained and more than adequate. Beach chairs available to all guests. The staff had our check-in package ready, including parking pass. Keyless entry means one less thing to carry...More

Thank John H
Response from GulfBeachMotel, Manager at Gulf Beach Resort MotelResponded 30 November 2017

Thank-you for your review! We just upgraded our cable service and package, as well, as our wifi service. Please come visit us on beautiful Lido Beach soon!!

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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
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Price range
US$114 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$114 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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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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"get something in the 300 rooms for closest to the beach only steps away"
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"All rooms within walking distance to beach. Ample parking for each unit."
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"Bring your on beer !"
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"Booked again for next year"
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