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“NOT RECOMMENDED” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Super 8 Sarasota

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Super 8 Sarasota
1.5 of 5 Motel   |   4309 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34234   |  
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Ranked #40 of 47 hotels in Sarasota
Sarasota
1 review
“NOT RECOMMENDED”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My room smelled, they changed my reservation to a double bedroom when i reserved a king size bedroom without telling me, they don't have hot water at night, they don't clean your room until you leave, sometimes the room key does not work, no ice, bathroom was filthy and the air conditioning did not work! In other words, please consider another hotel unless you want to end up having a bad experience like myself.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We arrived at night with time only to drop our bags and head out to dinner and a show at the Van Wezel. There was no time to look around. Arriving back after midnight, we found no hot water. The ceiling tile above the bathroom sink was wet and had black mold on it. Disgusting. I snapped a picture and brought it to the manager at the front desk. He came to the room to advise us that the hot and cold faucets were reversed. By then it was too late for us to shower as we had to travel to another commitment. He wasn't as concerned about the wet and moldy ceiling tile that had obviously been there a while. He gave us a modest break on the room price for the inconvenience. Not wanting an argument, we accepted it and went on our way. It was clear that he wanted us to use the shower so he wouldn't have to give us a price break once he 'discovered' the switched hot/cold lines. Does anyone think they were switched overnight? Does anyone think the mold ocurred overnight?

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Super 8 Sarasota

Address: 4309 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34234
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #40 of 47 hotels in Sarasota
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Super 8 Sarasota 1.5*
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