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    Lido Islander

    528 S Polk Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2037
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 49% below average rate

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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good33%
    • Average19%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible17%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    6 Aug.7 Aug.
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    Reviewed 1 October 2012

    This is not a hotel or a resort. It is a large building broken into various-sized units. Thus, it has no services like a hotel: no ice, no office, no fax, no bellman, no pool, no restaurant, no bar, etc. If this is what you...More

    1  Thank Don A
    Response from Lidoislander, Owner at Lido IslanderResponded 6 October 2012

    Although, the Lido Islander may not offer all the services of a larger hotel, we do provide a wide range of clean affordable rooms at a price well below the hotels in our area that do provide those services. Our rooms range from the small...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2012

    We just got back from our vacation and this is our 2nd time staying here. My husband and I love this place! We feel like we have our own little apartment. I can only comment on the 1 bedroom...its clean and very spacious. The location...More

    Thank jjf3b
    Reviewed 11 August 2012

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    1  Thank Diane D
    Reviewed 18 July 2012

    Great room at a great price. This place is about a 5 min. walk to lido key beach and less than 5 min walk to St. Armand's circle. Very clean and updated. Wasn't sure how it would go with many rooms right together and no...More

    1  Thank CBJBIllinois
    Reviewed 16 July 2012

    We stayed during our time in Sarasota. Location was very convenient. Clean and cozy. My only complaint would be we book for family and there was no bedding provided for the pull-out bed.

    Thank Jemerson37
    Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 86 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Sarasota
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
    • Also Known As
    • Lido Islander Hotel Sarasota ,
    • Lido Islander Sarasota, Florida
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    Room & Suite (39)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (71)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Questions & Answers
    Dawn M
    1 December 2016|
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    Response from Lidoislander | Property representative |
    The Sarasota airport is 15 minutes away, there are many taxi services.
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    Lindsay W
    28 November 2016|
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    Response from Fabian P | Reviewed this property |
    No, red tide normally does not happen in December.
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    William P
    10 November 2016|
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    Response from reneekw | Reviewed this property |
    Call and ask the owner
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    Room Tips
    "Stay on the beach with 24 hour hotel clerk. Not here."
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    "There are not views from any of the rooms."
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    "There seemed to be some better rooms available but it was hard to tell which ones were better from the..."
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    "Lower level suites are better. More room, a kitchenette, and no steps.."
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