Florida residents can stay on the Gulf of Mexico and save up to 20% this summer at the Holiday Inn Lido Beach! Located just steps from the powder white sand of Lido Beach, the newly renovated Holiday Inn Lido Beach is only minutes from over 140 shops and restaurants on St. Armands Circle, downtown Sarasota, area golf courses, and attractions. All rooms have private balconies with views of the city and Bay of Sarasota or the Gulf of Mexico. Guests will enjoy dining in the Sand Dollar Rooftop Restaurant, with spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico. Refreshing drinks and light fare complement the relaxed atmosphere in Kokonuts Lounge and Pool Bar. Complimentary newspapers and beach chairs are also available.