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Overview
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 1 week ago

We weren't looking for luxury. We were looking for comfy and relaxing. The staff was top notch and the resort was everything we wanted! The pool was very nice, the beach was clean and easy to get to. It just couldn't have been any better!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at this resort are very nice and helpful, but if you have asthma or other respiratory problems, check with the resort before booking. Our unit was on the first floor with a large walkway in front of it that ran the length of...More

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Response from Daniel B, General Manager at Sarasota SandsResponded 4 weeks ago

I apologize about the neighbors smoking, in the future please make us aware and we can always approach them and ask them to be considerate of others. We have never had issues with "chiggers" in our courtyard and the yard gets treated professionally periodically. We...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

Wasn't happy about the size of the unit and the available areas to sleep. Only sleeps 2 private when states sleeps 4 private. There is one bed and the rest of the sleeping areas are couches. This would be fine for a couple and a...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2018

This was a very relaxing family friendly place. Had something for everyone in the style I grow up and raised our children. Meet people who have gone there for 30 and 20 years. People are very nice toget to know. Truly enjoyed ourselves during our...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Location is excellent. Room and people perfect. Celebrated our 40th Anniversary and found lots of different beaches and activities to enjoy. The ocean was perfect the first three days, then the Red Tide moved in. We just used Ocean at Anna Maria Island.

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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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Traveler (88)
Pool & Beach (29)
Room & Suite (24)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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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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"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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"They have one bedroom, two bedroom and studio units."
janices475
Mar 26, 2017
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