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    Lido Islander

    528 S Polk Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2037
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 8 May 2013

    We stayed in a small guestroom in the main buiding. Why not stay here: This place is NOT clean. I am sure it was weeks or maybe months ago that the tile floor had been cleaned. There was a cockroach in the room for proof....More

    Thank astrids77
    Response from Lidoislander, Owner at Lido IslanderResponded 9 May 2013

    Sorry, you had some issues in your room. If you would have informed us, they would have been taken care of immediately. The floor is swept and moped in between every guest. The rooms have tile floor and not carpet since being a block from...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2013

    We booked the studio a 15 min walk from the main motel (further away from St. Armand's Circle). Suited us perfectly as a base. Room was big, no noisy neighbours but noisy a/c, and had tired cooking facilities. Small pool and patio outside which we...More

    Thank Chopsey_and_Choplet
    Reviewed 11 April 2013

    We stayed at the Lido Islander for a Florida getaway in early April. We were drawn in by the location (a short walk to the Beach and St. Armand's Circle) and the price (comparable with an economy hotel). What we found was an unacceptable lack...More

    Thank Madintangibles
    Response from Lidoislander, Owner at Lido IslanderResponded 16 April 2013

    Sorry, our property was not what you expected. We are a small property located in a great location, and you are correct that we provide an excellent value for our area. However, we are not a full service resort. We are not your typical hotel....More

    Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights, in the smallest guest room. It was clean and well decorated- but very small! Old TV with few channels, mini fridge & microwave in room. No adjustable thermostat, but there is a ceiling fan which was...More

    Thank Kevnber
    Reviewed 21 February 2013

    Pros: The Lido Islander is only two blocks from the beach. It is inexpensive lodging when you consider the location There is a grill and a patio area. We met some fun people The wireless internet is fast You can walk to St Armands circle...More

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    Response from Lidoislander, Owner at Lido IslanderResponded 23 February 2013

    Thank you for your comments. Our property is a self-catering vacation rental, meaning we do not provide daily cleaning services. During your stay, we do provide fresh towels and sheets, we have a supply cabinet where you can help yourself or we have a wonderful...More

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    Dawn M
    30 November 2016|
    Response from Lidoislander | Property representative |
    The Sarasota airport is 15 minutes away, there are many taxi services.
    Lindsay W
    27 November 2016|
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    Response from Fabian P | Reviewed this property |
    No, red tide normally does not happen in December.
    William P
    9 November 2016|
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    Response from reneekw | Reviewed this property |
    Call and ask the owner
    Room Tips
    "Bring extra forks, there were three for a place that can sleep six."
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    "Stay on the beach with 24 hour hotel clerk. Not here."
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    "There are not views from any of the rooms."
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    "There seemed to be some better rooms available but it was hard to tell which ones were better from the..."
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