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kauai
Reviewed 17 December 2014

We stayed at Coquina after reading reviews and were pleasantly surprised. It was better than anticipated. Friendly staff. great location, good sized rooms. If you want brand new fancy hotel on the beach, its not, but it is a great old style clean and roomy place right on the beach. I would highly recommend it to all.

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1Thank Oceanfrontcondos
Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 1 December 2014

I have been staying here since 1973 when I was five years old. Still one of my favourite little motels to stay in anywhere. We usually stay in the beachview rooms and have a great stay. Unfortunately, we got stuck in that stupid snowstorm in Buffalo and had to cancel our reservations a couple of weeks back. Once we escaped...

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2Thank tomco99
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 November 2014

I have reviewed this hotel and gave it a great review. We have been staying at this resort for 30 or more years. When we were there in June, we stayed in a patio room. It met all of our needs and remained one of our top Lido hotels. We got a poolside room last month. I was very disappointed....

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5Thank TravelMo M
Morristown, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We four college pals have been meeting here for 10 years for our annual reunion. Coquina meets our needs perfectly --- 2 connecting rooms each with 2 beds and bath, kitchenette, beach front with chairs and towels. The rooms are a bit dated and "tired" but clean, spacious. Each year the management shows it is updating bit by bit. We'll...

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1Thank Cece562
sutton coldfield, west midlands UK
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We have stayed at the Coquina on the beach many,many times in the past but not for a few years. Aimee gave us a very warm welcome back on arrival. The rooms have been updated since our last stay and are spacious and comfortable. Our room was an efficiency on the first floor with direct access to the beach. The...

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2Thank susanj0y
Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2014

my parents have been coming to this wonderful place for the last 20+ years,me and my sister decieded to come over and suprise her for her bday. i cant fault this place, very very polite friendly people, amy and tom mane us feel so so welcome,its just amazing in every respect, i will def be coming back next year, so...

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1Thank essenza1970
Florida, United States
Reviewed 22 September 2014

My husband and I went for a get away weekend and found this little gem in Sarasota on Lido beach. The hotel is small and clean even if a little outdated in decor... Our room was very spacious and the staff was so welcoming. The location is within a mile-ish of the famous St Armand's Circle which is full of...

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5Thank Penny D
Fulton, Mississippi
Reviewed 14 August 2014

If you are looking for a modern, glitzy hotel, read no farther. This one is not for you. BUT, if you want a clean, comfortable little place right on the beach with a hospitable staff, check out Coquina on the Beach at Lido Beach near Sarasota, FL. Our stay there was wonderful. It is an old, family owned hotel built...

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6Thank MamaChick48
Ocoee, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We have stayed at this hotel now for almost 8 years straight once or twice a year. I love having a little kitchen and as far as location, it's spot on. I will say that this time we had some issues with housekeeping actually the past two times we have stayed there have been a lack of detail or they...

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3Thank NativeDina
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

I visited Coquina with my family and my dogs. We all enjoyed our stay! It was so relaxing and such a peaceful environment. It was exactly what we all needed. I have a very big dog and I never find a hotel that allows him to stay. Coquina was so welcoming and it felt like home. Everything was clean. The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint, old-Florida style beach hotel on Gulf of Mexico with studio and suite efficiencies. Nestled on beautiful Lido Key in Sarasota, FL, just minutes from renowned St. Armanda's Circle and Downtown Sarasota. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coquina On The Beach

Address: 1008 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2298
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: $216 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coquina On The Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Coquina On The Beach Hotel Sarasota
Coquina On The Beach Sarasota, Florida
Coquina Beach Sarasota
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