Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
1540 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL, 34236, United States of America

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach in Sarasota, you'll be on the waterfront, a 1-minute drive from Lido Beach and 5 minutes from St. Armands Circle. This beach hotel is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from Siesta Key Public Beach and 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from Turtle Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and irons/ironing boards, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands.


At Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lido Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
South Lido Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
St. Armands Circle - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Sarasota BayWalk - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Mote Marine Aquarium - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Quick Point Nature Reserve - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Marina Jack - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Florida Studio Theatre - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Island Park - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Sarasota Opera House - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Players Theatre - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Art Center Sarasota - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi
Sarasota County Visitor Information Center and History Museum - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi

The preferred airport for Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach is Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.) - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 35.00 per night

  • Resort fee: USD 28 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Health club access

  • Business center/computer access

  • Internet access

  • Laundry facilities

  • Self parking

  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Number of floors - 4
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 7
  • -Restaurant
  • -Beach towels
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Ballroom