On Lido Beach in Sarasota, Florida, this colorful hotel features 2 outdoor pools and 600 feet of private beach. Each room has free Wi-Fi and cable TV. A refrigerator and coffee maker are provided in the guest rooms at the Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach. A free newspaper is delivered in the mornings. Gourmet dining is featured at the Candlelight Restaurant and Lounge, specializing in steaks and seafood. The Poolside Bar serves cocktails and snacks and breakfast and lunch are available at the casual Sandcastle Coffee Shop. The Sandcastle Resort includes an on-site gym, a volleyball court, and ping-pong. Guests can rent bicycles to explore the island. The Mote Marine Aquarium is a 10-minute drive from Sandcastle Helmsley. The Sarasota Jungle Gardens are 6 miles from the property.