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Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach

233 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236
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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 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.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great View
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Full view
78Somewhat walkable
Grade: 78 out of 100
49Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
13Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews top floor lido beach armand's circle gulf view rooftop restaurant short walk to st walking distance restaurants and shops beach chairs fantastic location gulf of mexico st armand ocean front pool bar great beach longboat key spring break
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for a 3 day weekend in a water view room with a private balcony and two queen beds. Service was great! We had comfortable beds with plenty of pillows and clean towels. Parking was easy and close to the building. Hotel was right...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jennerati0nx
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We enjoyed our stay at the Holiday Inn on Lido Key Beach. The room was very nice and clean and the bed was comfortable! Staff is very friendly! We stayed in a beach front room and the view was gorgeous! You do have to cross...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank outandaboutTN
Response from Kymberley M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido BeachResponded 29 August 2018

Great! Thank you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I stayed here as part of a women’s cycling group. The location is perfect-beach and a short walk to St. Armand Circle. The rooms are comfortable. But what stood out in my mind was the staff. I’ve never stayed anywhere else and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank suhzee
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Friendly service. Clean rooms. No vending machines - I sometimes like to slip out for a snack after I’ve got my pajamas on, but here you have to go to the lobby. The closet was very small & we had to call for help with...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We had a 4th floor Gulf view room. It was a corner unit. The views were outstanding and the sunsets were beautiful. The hotel staff did a great job. The bed was a little soft but ok. We would recommend.

Date of stay: November 2018
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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.
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SunLuver911
31 July 2018|
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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
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20 June 2018|
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Response from christinep605 | 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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"A water view room is a MUST! Amazing location right across from Lido Key Beach."
jennerati0nx
4 weeks ago
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"Great Views"
195PAULF
6 Nov. 2018
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"Higher up east overlook city, parking lot & famous St. Armand's circle. West side rooms face Gulf..."
williambL360WO
24 Sep. 2018
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"West side rooms are all direct gulf views. Upper floor rooms should offer excellent city views from the..."
onwatch2015
20 Aug. 2018
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PRICE RANGE
USD 202 - USD 420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSarasota
NUMBER OF ROOMS
135
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