Customizable Sarasota Conference Space

Meetings and Events on lido beach

  • Banquet Events

    • Whether your group is an intimate gathering of 10 people, or a large event of 160 people, consider Sarasota’s Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach to be your destination of choice.

  • First Class Resort and Event Planning

    • Our full service hotel is run by an experienced, attentive staff. We’re uniquely qualified in coordinating successful banquets, receptions, theme parties and audio-visual presentations.

  • Ideal destination

    • Considered by many to be the cultural center of Florida, Sarasota offers guests many recreational activities. Our serene setting, directly on the white sands and tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico, features 600’ of pristine beach.

  • Group Facilities

    • Our two ground floor meeting rooms, The Lido and The Sarasota, can accommodate banquets up to 160 persons and meetings up to 225. Our professional conference planners and meeting equipment are available at no extra charge, and wireless internet is also available throughout the property.


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Limited time Meeting Specials & incentives

Florida Meetings Passport to savings

Are you a meeting planner in Florida? Are you a meeting planner with a customer in Florida? If so, take advantage of our Florida Meeting Planner Passport to Savings! Book 10 rooms or more for two nights or longer and enjoy:

  • Nightly parking fee waived for your attendees

  • 2% rebates off of room revenue to be applied to your master account

  • 1 per 35 room nights complimentary

  • 10% off banquet menus

Offer is based on availability and blackout dates may apply. Based on 10 rooms or more for two or more nights. Valid now through January 14, 2019. Does not apply to groups already booked.

Express yourself meeting rewards

Book a meeting at Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach and receive:

  • An American Express Gift Card valued at $500

  • One complimentary guest room per 50 actualized

  • Complimentary wi-fi access in meeting room and all guest rooms

Minimum of $25,000 on master rooms account required. Must book by December 31, 2018 for meetings consumed by June 30, 2019. A maximum of one $500 American Express Gift Card will be awarded per booking. A limited number of rooms are available for this promotion. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Blackout dates may apply. Advance reservations required. Other restrictions apply. Not applicable for confirmed groups. Applies to new confirmed group meetings only.

Meetings Made Simple

In a fast-paced world, slow down and plan a meeting at a Resort where the days seem longer, the people are friendlier, and your meetings are less complicated, yet productive.

*Book a meeting between now and December 31, 2018 to receive rates starting as low as $109.00 per night, based on availability, certain restrictions and blackout dates apply.

Family Reunions at the Beach

Reunite at a Resort that will remind the entire family of what it means to capture precious moments in time; it all starts right here at Sarasota’s most moderately priced, full service, beachfront Resort, the Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach.

Reserve early and receive complimentary breakfast for children 12 and under!*

*Based on availability, certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply.