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2150 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2399 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This resort is at the very tip of Lido Key and right on the beach. Two miles from St Armand Circle. All rooms face the courtyaard and the ocean is to the left or right. There are chairs outside of the unit so you can...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

Wendy and Amanda checked us in when we arrived. They made us feel very welcome and it was fun to talk with them. The unit we stayed in had a nice view of the bay and there is a small private beach there. There are...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank lakelovinglady
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This resort is 1 mile south of St. Armand’s in Sarasota. The units are old and tired. When you walk in they smell and seem moldy. The A/C units are noisy and blow hard when they run. Harder to hear TV when A/C is on....More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Clean, friendly and convenient. Will try to come back every year. The staff is very helpful, the rooms are clean and updated and I received the upgraded unit that I requested. The location can't be beat and the area attractions are perfect. Right on the...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DayTrip771971
Response from Daniel B, Manager at Sarasota SandsResponded November 24, 2018

Thank you for choosing Sarasota Sands!

Reviewed November 5, 2018

We loved it here and will definitely make a return visit. The office staff were all friendly and very helpful. The grounds and unit were very clean. The only thing I would advise is to bring shampoo and kleenex because they do not supply it,...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Sarasota Sands Hotel Sarasota
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Sarasota Sands Hotel Sarasota
Location
United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
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Pool & Beach (31)
Room & Suite (24)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Questions & Answers
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bdzwayet
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Daniel B | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiring. Sarasota Sands doesn't have any 3 bedroom units. The largest units we have are 2 bedrooms 2 baths. If you have additional questions, please call 941 388-2138 and ask for Anne in rentals.
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bdzwayet
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Daniel B | Property representative |
Please call the resort directly at 941 388-2138 and ask for Anne in rentals.
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806DESJ
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Meghan G |
Unit 462 has an amazing view of the Gulf from it's Lanai. The Lanai has a couch and two chairs. You can sit in the living room and look out the Lanai. You can eat breakfast and look out. We have the unit week 26 and LOVE it.
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"They all are great rooms as its shaped like a U and in the middle of the U is the pool."
AmyV1205
Oct 31, 2018
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"all rooms have a great view. elevators -for 2nd floor units."
carolynthepilot
Feb 20, 2018
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"The rooms are all fine, but because of the views and location, the best rooms, in our opinion, are in the 2..."
siestakey4me
Nov 23, 2017
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"The rooms in the northern building are larger, the two at the end have their own private lanais."
Bengalfan
Apr 15, 2017
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