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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a last minute reservation to stay at Coquina and were pleased overall with our stay. I can overlook some peeling pain and chipped cabinets for friendly, helpful staff and such an awesome location! The room was large and clean. I have never stayed at a hotel that is right on the beach, so I was surprised by the...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

This was our second trip to Sarasota and we stayed here over the weekend. When we first pulled into to what seemed to be a residential area, we weren't sure what to expect. Once in to that tight parking lot, we saw the building and it's access to the beach. What other reviewers are saying about the hotel being 'tired'...

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Bloomfield, CT
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This stay was a girlfriend's get away and we opted for the ocean view suite. The hotel is a bit tired...but immaculate and the staff we met were helpful. Andrea at the front desk was welcoming and the gentleman who works on the maintenance helped us with the luggage to the second floor without even being asked. The view from...

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Woodland Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is an old charming,cozy, shabby chic place to stay. Exudes an ambiance of old rustic Florida. Staying over 20 yrs at Coquina. Love it. The staff can not do enough for their guests. They are very welcoming.

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1Thank nanelliot42
united states
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Spent 3 nights at the property. People great and friendly. You are right on the Gulf and also have a pool. Only a short drive to St. Armand's Circle and pretty much everything is there. Water everywhere and had a great time. We walked on the beach day and night, it is literally right out the door. The hotel itself...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I loved the vintage, old Florida vibe of this hotel. It was an added bonus that pets are welcome. The only down side was all of the cigarette smoke around the pool. It was like being whisked back to the 1960's....

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metamora
Reviewed 9 October 2016

After beimg price gouged the night before because of hurricane! We came across this and it was 1.5 hours north then we were and we just passed it the day before!. We were nervous because of day before. We were there we before check in but they said we can use the amenties and beach.. Since it had a kichenette...

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1Thank boodare03
Mukwonago, Wisconsin, USA
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Comfortable rooms, nothing fancy. Bathroom could use updating, it was a bit worn. The location is great, right on the beach and close to St. Armand's circle. Only negative was long black hairs on top sheets. I assumed they were from housekeeping and didn't mention to my sister as she would have freaked out!!

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Stayed here recently for a getaway weekend. Pleased to see two beds and a separate room with a futon. That really helped with four of us all staying together. Loved having a separate room where the door can be closed on the bedroom. Nice updated floor tile, simple bathroom and a room that overlooked the pool. The sunset cannot be...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

this family owned resort has everything. Very comfy rooms pet friendly pool right on the beach what more could you ask for Nice comfy bed clean rooms kitchen porch private very nice good rates friendly staff

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint, old-Florida style beach hotel on Gulf of Mexico with studio and suite efficiencies. Nestled on beautiful Lido Key in Sarasota, FL, just minutes from renowned St. Armanda's Circle and Downtown Sarasota. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coquina On The Beach

Address: 1008 Benjamin Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-2298
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: £133 - £225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coquina On The Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Coquina On The Beach Hotel Sarasota
Coquina On The Beach Sarasota, Florida
Coquina Beach Sarasota
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“You want an ocean view. Trust me.”
 of 5 bubbles authorgunnarl, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are immaculate”
 of 5 bubbles nanelliot42, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room near the pool to avoid carrying cases up to the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Stagingconcepts, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the beach”
 of 5 bubbles JulieGator, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“any room is good”
 of 5 bubbles Debdegraaff, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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