LIDO BEACH RESORT

LIDO BEACH RESORT

700 Ben Franklin Dr., Sarasota, FL 34236 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Beach property
27.31072 -82.57478
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4.0/ 5

Based on 805 guest reviews

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  • With an outdoor pool!
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 223 rooms
  • Hotel has 12 floors
  • Hotel has 56 suites
  • Check out time: 12:00PM
  • Group score of 9.5/10
  • Hotel has 11 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

The hotel is located directly on the powder white sand of Lido Beach and just three blocks from world-class shopping and dining at St. Armand's Circle, featuring 114 shops and restaurants. Other nearby attractions include Mote Marine Aquarium, Ringling Museum of Art, and Selby Botanical Gardens.

Customer Reviews of Lido Beach Resort

4.0 out of 5. Based on 805 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Rooms and Amenities The accommodations and suites at this beachfront resort are appointed to welcome you to Florida with an array of amenities such as a refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, hair dryer, complimentary high-speed internet access, telephone with data port and voicemail, complimentary daily newspapers and on-demand entertainment center. All suites at this Florida beachfront resort feature a full kitchen with breakfast bar, separate bedroom(s) and private balconies. Resort Services When it's time to relax, guests at this Florida beachfront resort can enjoy two heated, beachside free form swimming pools, a private white sand beach, a garden area with waterfalls and a fitness center. Other convenient amenities at the Lido Beach Resort include a business center, sundry shop and complimentary shuttle service to the shopping and dining of renowned St. Armand's Circle. Lido Beach Resort at a glance • Complimentary high-speed internet access • Two beachfront heated swimming pools • 900 square foot fitness center • One and two bedroom suites available • Five acres of beachfront property Dining The Lido Beach Resort Sarasota, Florida features fine dining overlooking the Sarasota skyline at Christopher's on Lido, known for its New American cuisine. Casual indoor and outdoor dining can be enjoyed at the Resort's Café Lido, while the favorite gathering spot for sunset viewing is the beachside Tiki Bar. Meetings and Events The ideal location for meetings and corporate events for up to 250 people, the Lido Beach Resort offers 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including the Sunset Terrace overlooking Lido Key. With the expertise of its professional staff and the unique ambiance offered by a Florida beachfront hotel, the Lido Beach Resort makes social events and business functions memorable for everyone involved. Area Attractions The Lido Beach Resort offers easy access to beautiful beaches, golf courses and the cultural riches of Sarasota County, which include opera, ballet, symphonies, galleries, museums and annual festivals. Just a short walk from the Lido Beach Resort, St. Armand's Circle offers world-renowned shopping, dining and nightlife.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 04:00PM
Check Out: 12:00PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 12
Rooms: 223
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 223
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 56
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 11 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 10000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individuals canceling within 48 hours = one night's room and tax. Group Cancellation: Based on Cancellation schedule.
Nightly Parking: $0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $20.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 7.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 20.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 5.00 Per Person (round trip)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00% (Banquets only)
Audio Visual Service Charge: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 100.00 Per Function
Chef Attendant Fees: 100.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 10.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 17.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 45.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 32.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.25 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.25 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar: 8.50 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 25.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Only dogs allowed on property. There are a very limited number of rooms that may accommodate a dog, so please book as far in advance as possible. Proof of vaccinations is required. Dogs are not allowed in the pool area, resort beach areas, public beach areas, or on the hotel's shuttle service at any time. 25 lbs. limit. Max 2 dogs per room. Non-refundable deposit of $100 USD per dog due at check-in.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is 7 miles from the resort. Taxi service to the airport is approximately $15 each way. Tampa International Airport is 60 miles.

Local Shuttle Info: We offer complimentary shuttle service to and from St. Armand's Circle

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Seasonality and Projections at Lido Beach Resort

Rate fluctuations of Lido Beach Resort

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group quotes and the best individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The lowest group or meeting displayed is 98.3% in the month of May 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $9999 in the month of May 2014. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Lido Beach Resort in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Lido Beach Resort

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Lido Beach Resort.

Feel free to use the Lido Beach Resort meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Sarasota event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Royal Palm Ballroom 70 x 42 x 12 2982 248/248 174 200 72 85 72 19/15 331 298 298
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Royal Palm Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2982 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
70 x 42 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Cypress Room 25 x 42 x 12 1065 89/89 62 44 26 30 26 7/5 118 107 107
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Cypress Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1065 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 42 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Royal Palm Room 25 x 42 x 12 1062 88/88 62 44 25 30 25 7/5 118 106 106
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Royal Palm Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1062 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 42 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
15
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Banyan Room 19 x 42 x 12 809 67/67 47 34 19 23 19 5/4 90 81 81
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Banyan Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
809 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
19 x 42 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Sunset Terrace 67 x 26 x 12 1742 110/110 101 73 42 50 42 11/9 193 174 174
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Sunset Terrace

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1742 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
67 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
8
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Mangrove Room 24 x 22 x 7 542 25/25 25 23 13 16 13 3/3 30 25 --
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Mangrove Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
542 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
24 x 22 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Bamboo Room 20 x 18 x 8 360 --/-- -- -- -- -- 9 --/-- -- -- --
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Bamboo Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
360 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
20 x 18 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Hibiscus Room 20 x 18 x 8 360 --/-- 15 -- -- -- 9 --/-- 15 -- --
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Hibiscus Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
360 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
20 x 18 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Lido Room 20 x 20 x 8 400 --/-- -- -- -- -- 14 --/-- -- -- --
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Lido Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
400 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
20 x 20 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Poolside Alcove 40 x 40 x 16 1600 100/100 -- -- -- -- -- --/-- -- 120 --
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Poolside Alcove

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
1600 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
40 x 40 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Sound System
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South Beach 70 x 43 x 0 3010 250/250 -- -- -- -- -- --/-- -- 301 --
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South Beach

There is no better way to experience Florida than to step your toes onto our powder white sands. The Resort features 7 acreas of land and a large private beach, perfect for any special occasion.
Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
3010 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
70 x 43 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
0
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Sound System
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