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Gulf Sands Beach Resort

433 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights in June. We had 3 rooms and 12 people. This is a smaller resort and we had the whole place pretty much to ourselves. The view and location cannot really be beat. You walk out of your room and the beautiful white sand beach is right there. On our beach days, we were on... More

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Tampa, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

It should be illegal to call a dingy 'motel' a 'resort'. We stayed in one of the units that's directly facing the Gulf, and the view was the only notable thing about it. With a little TLC the unit could be really comfortable and great. For example...a coffee maker with filters, but no coffee grinds and sugar. No tissue or... More

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Davison, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for a night in March 2014 and had a very nice time. It is a old time motel but very, very nice. Had great view of the sunset and beach was beautiful. Room needed a little update, but other than that is was nice place to stay. Owner was very friendly. If you want... More

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Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This may have been a nice place to stay if it were 1970. Someone needs to give this hotel owner glasses, because either he can't see or he just doesn't give a darn. Saying it is dated is an understatement! It is in a state of disrepair and obviously no one cares to update anything. I'm not saying our room/apt.... More

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annapolis
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We spent a week in Feb. at this 'no frills' motel. The owners (Sue and Allen) are extremely accommodating. The rooms vary from really nice to just okay. They were clean and had all the right stuff for our week's stay. The beach was beyond beautiful and if quiet is what you're looking for this is the place. No high... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

We had the 2 bedroom on the 2nd level looking out at the Gulf. Very beautfiul view. This is 4/10 mile from the main beach and is quiet and peaceful. We took photos of the sunset each night. The other occupants that we met had come there for 22 years. Beds were comfortable, everything in the kitchen and room worked... More

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

We visit Casey key each Christmas and its the highlight of the year! My family have stayed at gulf sands for many years and the location is superb! The beach is just in front of the apartments and the sunsets are exquisite! The apartments have always been shabby but very clean. This year we were gutted to find the apartments... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

i thank you guys for a nice peaceful enviorment.. cant wait to go back.. i was amazed by how beautiful the sunsets were from my room and outside my room. beach was never to crowded and meet great people. if your looking for a great time this is your place...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

Website is misleading, location is GREAT. Room was absolutely discusting it appeared it wasn't cleaned in month's for God sake the remote had bugers on it. Bedding hadn't been change in God knows how long, pulled the blankets back and found hair on them. This place could be a GOLD mine, obviously it's not ran RIGHT!!!!!! Will never return there... More

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Durham, NC
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

If you are looking for a friendly laid back kind of place right on the beach, this is it. My husband and I stayed with my sister in a two bedroom unit. We sat on the deck with a glass of wine looking at the stars and listening to the water at night and walked the beach with our coffee... More

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Address: 433 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275
Location: United States > Florida > Nokomis

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