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    Sarasota Sands

    2150 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2399
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (65)
    Pool & Beach (14)
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    Overview

    • Excellent31%
    • Very good53%
    • Average10%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “time share” (8 reviews)
    “lido key” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Beachfront
    3 Star Hotel
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    Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
    1,361 reviews
    #18 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
     
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    1,464 reviews
    #11 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
     
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    994 reviews
    #13 of 49 hotels in Sarasota
     
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    1,670 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 69 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is where you take the family to make memories and friends. My wife's family has been coming here for years and here is why- you are on the beach, you and your kids will leave with more friends than when you arrived, gorgeous views...More

    Thank Bengalfan
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My family and I have been coming to Lido Beach for over 20 years for spring break. We usually stay at Suntide Island Beach Club, but could not get a two bedroom, and looked for other resorts on Lido that had two bedrooms available. We...More

    Thank Kara A
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    In October of 2016, we stayed at the Sarasota Sands. It is a time share that if not occupied by owner can be rented. Grounds are maintained perfectly, also the pool. Beach is great. They have an area for horse shoes and BBQs with nice...More

    2  Thank Janice S
    Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

    Staff great helpful. Resort on beach and great walk alongside park Lot bird life to see and photo Raccoons in park to see and great walk along sea edge and sea shells everywhere to pick Rooms great and comfy Heated pool etc. Ideal place not...More

    1  Thank jack o
    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    I have been visiting Sarasota Sands for almost 30 years. There's many reasons why The Sands have stayed in business when many time-share operations have gone belly-up. Staff does a great job maintaining & managing this facility, always very pleasant, helpful to new & returning...More

    3  Thank Cathleen C
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    994 reviews
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    About
    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
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Traveller (65)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Maggie M
    hi I want to know if we can bring our pet/dog with
    31 August 2016|
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    Response from Daniel B | Property representative |
    Sorry, we are not a pet friendly resort.
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    Maggie M
    Hi, is this resort pet friendly
    31 August 2016|
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    Response from Daniel W | Reviewed this property |
    No it is not.
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    anneusa555
    Does Room 551 have a view of the pool? I have seen a resort layout plan and really can't work out which way this unit is facing. Thank you.
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from Daniel B | Property representative |
    From the outside common walkway
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms in the northern building are larger, the two at the end have their own private lanais."
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    "They have one bedroom, two bedroom and studio units."
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    "Top floors of south bldng = pm sun w/sunset views. North bldng = easy for those w/difficulty walking as..."
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    "North side ground or second floor."
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