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

Handicap parking

Late check-in/ -out
Babysitting

Babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

All inclusive

Carte blanche

Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's pool

Cribs available

Overview

The pleasant Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach offers non-smoking guest rooms close to Mote Marine Aquarium, People at Play and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Founded in 1966, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010.

Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach is set near by the natural public beach. The property lies within 6 km from the city center.

The hotel's exceptional location offers to get to Sarasota-Bradenton International airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

The rooms in Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach are fitted with a work desk, an in-room safe, satellite television, a fridge and heating. Some rooms overlook the sea. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with free toiletries, a hairdryer and a make-up mirror.

Eat & Drink

There is a café for guests to enjoy their meal. The hotel features a gourmet restaurant serving American cuisine. Guests can relax in the snack bar serving tropical drinks.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach offers a copier, a business center and a conference room along with shopping service, 24-hour reception and 24-hour room service.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a volleyball court, a courtyard and a golf course. Guests may choose from a fitness center and a gym as well as tennis, mountain biking and canoeing to spend their time actively.

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. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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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                  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

                  Sandcastle Resort At Lido Beach Location

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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

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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