Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota

ex. Helmsley Sandcastle Hotel

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

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Overview

Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel is located near by natural beaches. The hotel occupies 4 floors and was renovated in 2010.

It lies within 20 minutes' walk of Siesta Key, St Armands Circle and Siesta Key Public Beach. The venue is 6 km away from the city center.

Set next to golf courses and an oceanarium, this hotel also offers a volleyball court, a sundeck and a courtyard on site.

The property enjoys exceptional location within a 15-minute drive to Sarasota-Bradenton International airport.

Rooms

Sandcastle At Lido Beach Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with a work desk, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a mini-refrigerator and satellite TV. The comfortable rooms feature the sea view. Other comforts include a microwave and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the café every morning. The restaurant menu features seafood dishes. Pool bar is available on site.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers cars for rent to explore the local sites.

Relax

The property indulges guests with a Jacuzzi and a wellness center as well as bicycles, a gym and a fitness center. Tennis, windsurfing and sailing are provided on site.

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
  • Shuffleboard
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

Services

  • 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
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • 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

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • 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, Florida 34236, 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 At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota Sarasota location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, 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

                      Convention centers

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      Museums

                      Universities, Institutes

                      • B J Palmer Historic Home - 1.2 mi

                      Medical care and Hospitals

                      Golf courses and Country clubs

                      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 At Lido Beach Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sandcastle 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 At Lido Beach Hotel - Sarasota Sarasota location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      1540 Ben Franklin Drive Sarasota, Florida 34236, 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