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Lido Islander

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here in May, check in is slightly odd, you ring in your bank details, the accommodation is very nice we had the lounge kitchen and bedroom, the place was very clean and well kept. We did speak to the ladies doing the rooms, as we arrived early, they were very helpful and delightful. Overall our stay was delightful.

1Thank divernb56
Dover, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i loved the place we walked to the beach road the bus into town,and had a wonderful stay ..there is a little down side going to lido beach there is no grocery store ..nowhere to buy anything...the rich own that place..

Thank lisaX3409GQ
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I booked this place because it was 2 blocks from St Armand restaurant area. However it actually has 2 locations and we were in its cottages area which is about a 20 min walk further away. Ad needs to clearly explain this. Cottage is nice typical beach rental in need of attention, toilet leaks constantly, moldy shower, spray painted refrig...

Thank MikeV33FL
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The only reason I gave 2 stars is because of location - 2 blocks from St Armand Square. The room was so small, we couldn't turn around, and the bed had a huge divet in it & squeaked so much it woke us up every time we turned. We don't mind small & quaint, and we didn't even mind no...

Thank Sher B
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We are not big hotel (luxury suite) people...when we travel to places like Florida we go out of our way to find quaint, "Old Florida" places to stay. That is why the Lido Islander appealed to us. A week prior to our stay here we spent 2 nights on a houseboat in the Keys just to give you an idea...

Thank Lynnea W
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This place was most disappointing. Room was not very clean. Dirty pillow cases and old itchy blanket on the bed. Pillows were foam and old and was like sleeping on a bag of rocks. The shower ran out of hot water after one shower. Ants in the bathroom. No soap, shampoo, conditioner, tissues, or extra toilet paper was provided. Only...

1Thank Redbird4010
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My Wife and I vacayed at the Lido Islander Inn last late last August. Excuse the tardiness of this review but believe me neither of us will forget it! The lower level suite was very roomy, seemed at least 800ft. to me? A small but fully equipped kitchenette, very comfy bed, friendly housekeeping staff, and they do a fantastic job...

1Thank Rob M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a number of times. No frills, but adequate! Quiet little spot close to the beach. There are various spaces depending on the size of your group. We stayed once with 6 of us, and now staying in a mini suite for 2!

Thank Rhonda T
Toledo, OH
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Two weeks ago (Jan 9) we made a reservation on the Lido Islander website. We received a confirmation number and everything. I still have the printout. Over the next couple days we continued to go online and check reviews, look at pictures, get excited about our upcoming trip, etc., but noticed that our room was showing up as still available....

2Thank ceweee
Reviewed 23 January 2017

No doubt about it, the location is GREAT, but the apt. Was really run down, dark and dingy. The toilet paper roll holder had broken off the wall and was missing, the shower was rusty, the bed was okay but made loud noises when you moved. We had planned n cooking in the full kitchen, but it was lacking in...

Thank Janet B

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delightful studio apartments to 3 bedroom apartments tucked away on exciting Lido Key. The units are steps from the beautiful white sands of Lido beach, with the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico just beyond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lido Islander

Address: 528 S Polk Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2037
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: $119 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lido Islander 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Lido Islander Hotel Sarasota
Lido Islander Sarasota, Florida
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
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“There seemed to be some better rooms available but it was hard to tell which ones were better from the website.”
lynneaw2016, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lower level suites are better. More room, a kitchenette, and no steps..”
, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room was dirty”
mlf1010, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Look around book early to avoid disappointment. The main building room 2B on the ground floor was acceptable at around 95$”
C5642PFstephenp, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see room first”
157kab, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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