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Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

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233 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236 See on map
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewstop floorlido beacharmand's circlegulf viewrooftop restaurantshort walk to stwalking distancerestaurants and shopsbeach chairsfantastic locationgulf of mexicost armandocean frontpool bargreat beachspring breaksiesta key
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and myself had a 5 day trip booked to Lido Key at the Holiday Inn. We were given the option a few days before to cancel our hotel booking and stay someplace else due to the Red Ted. We decided to keep our...More

Thank allie l
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 3 weeks ago

That is just wonderful to hear! Thank you very much!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First let me explain that we have stayed at this hotel in the past because of its marvelous location across from the beautiful Lido beach. But , it is very dated and needs a lot of upgrades which, given the average room rates, you would...More

1  Thank hotglueman
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are always working to improve our hotel, and know that we are taking steps to improve our guest room offerings. We appreciate your kind understanding of the red tide situation - it is improving!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After my wife completed a stressful project we decided to spend a few days in Sarasota relaxing, looking at the gulf and enjoying the ambiance of St Armand's Circle. We chose to stay at the Holiday Inn because of its excellent location for those activities....More

Thank Ted G
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Wonderful! Thank you.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

My family was very excited to go to the beach for the weekend. unfortunately the red tide was affecting the beach and the smell was horrible with tons of dead fish littering the beach. We could not go into the water so we stayed most...More

1  Thank bmartin53
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! The red tide situation is improving!

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful wedding on the Beach then reception at the Hotel. Food was excellent. We had an awesome time. Staff was very helpful and nice. I would definitely be going back there again. Also was there for their brunch. Very good.

Thank Joanne K
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Lovely! Thank you.

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Situated on a barrier island, off the coast of Sarasota, The Holiday Inn Lido Beach is just steps from the powder white sand of Lido Beach and only two blocks from over 140 upscale restaurants, shops and ...More galleries on St. Armands Circle. Featuring a sophisticated, yet 'Florida Casual' decor, The Holiday Inn Lido Beach combines the relaxed atmosphere of a beach resort with the amenities and services of a full service hotel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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On the Beach
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 191 - USD 424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach Hotel Sarasota
Holiday Inn Lido Beach
Sarasota Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach Florida
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Traveller (467)
Room & Suite (239)
Pool & Beach (116)
Dining (42)
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Jose M
16 August 2018|
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Response from Kymberley M | Property representative |
We seem to be clearing up. The best information about the impact of Red Tide on these beaches can be found at the website for Mote Marine Labs.
31 July 2018|
Response from heyyahhey | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I wish I could help, but we didn’t use the shuttle. I hope someone else can answer you. Safe travels
20 June 2018|
Response from Christine P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry do not know how it is at the moment we went in January and it was great then
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"West side rooms are all direct gulf views. Upper floor rooms should offer excellent city views from the east..."
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"Beach view. Spectacular."
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"Ask for a ocean view...it's more but you will be happy"
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"I had a corner room which gave me great views."
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