Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach - Sarasota

ex. Helmsley Sandcastle Hotel

1540 Ben Franklin Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236  show map
 3 stars
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Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach - Sarasota

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Sailing

Canoeing

Mountain biking

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Overview

The pleasant 3-star Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach offers quick access to Mote Marine Aquarium, People at Play and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Since 1966 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 4-story traditional building.

Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach is set near by the natural public beach. The distance between Sarasota city center and the property is 6 km.

Quick access to golf courses and an oceanarium is provided.

The hotel enjoys an exceptional location within 15 minutes' drive from Sarasota-Bradenton International airport.

Rooms

This property has 179 non-smoking guestrooms including Standard Family Pool Side Double Room, Standard First-Floor Double Room and Standard Family Double Room that are appointed with a CD player, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a mini-refrigerator and satellite TV. Some rooms have the sea view. The guestrooms offer a modern interior and carpet floor.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. The onsite delightful restaurant entices with American dishes. Tropical drinks, steaks and snacks are available at the snack bar.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests can use wake up service, 24-hour reception and dry cleaning as well as a luggage storage, free parking and a cash machine.

Relax

A pool, cribs and babysitting for children are provided at Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach. On-site fitness amenities include bicycles, fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   179.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Private beach
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Mountain biking
  • Shuffleboard
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Bay view
  • Courtyard view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1540 Ben Franklin Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

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City Center
  • Sarasota
    3.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Art Center Sarasota
    3.0 mi
  • Museum of Asian Art
    3.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    179

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Room facilities
    Standard First-Floor Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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      Pool Side Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
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      Standard|Courtyard/Poolside Room

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        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
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          Quadruple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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            Pool Side Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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              Family Pool Side Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed
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              Courtyard/Poolside

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                Family Double Room
                Bed type: Double bed
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                Standard|Non View - Double (Family Plan)

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach - Sarasota Sarasota location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  1540 Ben Franklin Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Sarasota
                    3.2 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Art Center Sarasota
                    3.0 mi
                  • Museum of Asian Art
                    3.1 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  12 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    4
                  • Number of rooms:
                    179

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Saint Armand's Circle - 1.1 mi
                  • Pelican Man's Bird Sanctuary - 2.0 mi
                  • Gulfwind Marine of Sarasota - 2.1 mi
                  • Lido Key - 2.3 mi

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                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  Museums

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • B J Palmer Historic Home - 1.2 mi

                  Medical care and Hospitals

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                  Local attractions

                  • Siesta Key Public Beach - 2.9 mi
                    948 Beach Road, Siesta Key
                  • Point of Rocks - 4.6 mi
                    Siesta Key, FL
                  • Historic Spanish Point - 8.7 mi
                    337 North Tamiami Trail, Osprey
                  • Crescent Beach - 3.8 mi
                    Siesta Key, FL
                  • Turtle Beach - 6.7 mi
                    Siesta Key, FL 34242
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  12 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    4
                  • Number of rooms:
                    179
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                  Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach

                  Average guest rating

                  7.8out of 10
                  Fabulous
                  Based on 20 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Location
                  9.0
                  Rooms
                  6.0
                  Service
                  7.3
                  Value
                  8.0

                  Guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Very good location just on the beach, very friendly staff. Fabulous breakfast

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    beautiful sea view. Free internet access, parking, beach loungers and towels.

                    No kettle in the room - for tea drinkers!

                  • Couple
                    8.8

                    It is nice hotel for the romance. Great location, its situated on the bank of the Gulf of Mexico, really white sand.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach - Sarasota Sarasota location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  1540 Ben Franklin Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Sarasota
                    3.2 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Art Center Sarasota
                    3.0 mi
                  • Museum of Asian Art
                    3.1 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  12 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    4
                  • Number of rooms:
                    179