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Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lido beach”(116 reviews)
“pool bar”(84 reviews)
“gulf view room”(51 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today

We checked into a room that was an absolute disaster. There were water stains on the ceiling, marks all over the walls the carpet was dirty, smelled like mildew, the wallpaper was pealing off and we were in the worst possible view on the bottom...More

Thank NellyFL
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I recently stayed for one week at the end of June. On check-in at reception there was no record of my specific requests that I had previously sent by email, (on two occasions!). But I have to say that a guy named...More

Thank tonymale21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I loved it here. Our housekeepers name was Mimi and she was the sweetest and best room keeper ever! The room was kept very clean, the ocean was really close, the pools were nice and warm and clean. Thank you so much for making our...More

Thank boxerpug01
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was reserving a room through their reservation department and was quoted a daily rate. When giving my credit card information, the reservationist gave me the total for our stay, which was not the daily rate times the number of days. They were deceptively charging...More

Thank Murray B
Response from GMSandcastle, General Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 4 days ago

Please feel free to contact me personally so I can look into this for you. I would like to opportunity to correct this if a mistake has happened. We appreciate your business and I personally want to make this right if an error has happened....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We appreciated the retro rooms and decor of this fun resort. All the staff - from the General Manager, Tim, to the excellent bartenders like Paula and Eric - were exceptionally friendly and relaxed. We hope to go back as soon as possible!

Thank Claudia V
Response from GMSandcastle, General Manager at Sandcastle Resort at Lido BeachResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We truly appreciate your business and look forward to your return. Paula and Eric will be thrilled to read that they made a positive impact on your stay. We hope to see you soon.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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30 June 2018|
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Response from Mrs D | Reviewed this property |
There was a pet policy/size restriction in the fine print when we booked our spring break stay. In fact, Sandcastle was once owned by a dog, which is probably why it is pet friendly. We didn’t bring our fur babies, but it’s... More
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29 April 2018|
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Response from Nigel A | Reviewed this property |
Hi we checked in on Thursday and are here for a week. They have put us in the courtyard area we requested. Wither they charge me for it I'll find out on Thursday. There were quite a few families Saturday and Sunday,but it's... More
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Nigel A
28 January 2018|
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Response from Nigel A | Reviewed this property |
Hi thanks for that, it is a bit worrying as I've heard they have applied to build a new hotel after knocking the old one down. I hope they haven't started already.
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"Request a king size bed, and a room with sea views. Call in advance of your stay to make sure that reception..."
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"Spring for gulf front..spectacular sunsets"
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