Sandcastle Resort 1540 Benjamin Franklin Drive • Sarasota • FL 34236

Sandcastle Resort

1540 Benjamin Franklin Drive
Sarasota, FL 34236

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Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $500–1,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Space reserved
  • Venue rental fee includes exclusive use of the selected reception space.

Ceremony Fee
  • $1,200–1,500/event
  • Ceremony fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
  • Ceremony fees include exclusive use of the selected ceremony space, including beach permits if applicable.

Package Prices
  • $95/person and up
  • Package prices vary depending on:
    • Package chosen
  • Fully-customized packages can include:

    • Hors d'oeuvres and dinner
    • Open bar services
    • Wedding cake and champagne toast
    • Tables, chairs, and white linens
    • China, flatware, and glassware
    • And more!
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 21%


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 120 120
Cocktails, etc. Standing 160 160
Reception Seated 160 160
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 225.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • On-Site Accommodations
  • Late Night

Essential Info


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Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Hotel
  • Beach / Ocean
  • Ballroom
  • Beach Wedding Ceremony
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Resort / Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Retreat

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Ocean / Bay
  • Panoramic
  • Pool Area


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