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    Sarasota Sands

    2150 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2399
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    Traveller (71)
    Pool & Beach (16)
    Room & Suite (13)
    • Excellent36%
    • Very good52%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “time share” (11 reviews)
    “lido key” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 November 2017

    We have been coming to Sarasota Sands for more than 10 years now, and currently "own" 2 weeks in November. It's a time share property, so we have made friends with and enjoy visiting with the same people each visit. The units are not "fancy"...More

    Thank siestakey4me
    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    Nice beach resort. Our room was fully remodeled. Kitchen very small but fairly well stocked. Bed is not the most comfortable but at least it’s a king. That’s definitely a plus. We had a 1 BR. The BR has a sofa and love seat and...More

    Thank Ann-Marie54
    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    Clean and extremely well kept and staff is amazing and prompt. Everything you need for a relaxing and comfortable stay. Just around the corner from St. Armand's circle. Our sixth year here and hope to always consider this place my second home. Great location and...More

    Thank Carol S
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    If you want to get away this is the place to do it. We went as time share exchange guest, but you can rent too. We stayed in a one bedroom/2bath unit,had everything you want. Everyone has a view of Lido Beach. the resort has...More

    2  Thank redpony
    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    I had to argue with myself about posting this one...I don't want anyone to know our little secret! ;-) Its a very secluded, small, clean, resort with the best beach I've ever been to. I honestly like it better than Aruba. Loved the newer furniture...More

    1  Thank OurTnFamily
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
    • Also Known As
    • Sarasota Sands Hotel Sarasota ,
    • Sarasota Sands Florida
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    Traveller (71)
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    Bathroom (11)
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    Maggie M
    31 August 2016|
    Response from Daniel B | Property representative |
    Sorry, we are not a pet friendly resort.
    Maggie M
    31 August 2016|
    Response from Daniel W | Reviewed this property |
    No it is not.
    Room Tips
    "The rooms are all fine, but because of the views and location, the best rooms, in our opinion, are in the 2..."
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    "The rooms in the northern building are larger, the two at the end have their own private lanais."
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    "They have one bedroom, two bedroom and studio units."
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    "Top floors of south bldng = pm sun w/sunset views. North bldng = easy for those w/difficulty walking as..."
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