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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 30 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $70 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 2
  • 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
“We stayed at Camelot Lakes in Sarasota, FL in Sudbury House. The house was clean, the A/C worked well, the kitchen was well equipped, there was a lanai for sitting outside. The community and people were great. This was a gated community which I...”
- Review left on 05/02/2016

$107

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Lido Key House

  • 3
  • 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $300 / night

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Sarasota Apartment

  • 3
  • 3
  • 30 nights min
  • Child friendly
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$100

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“We were there for about 28 days. Enjoyed the condo very much. Great location. Great view. Condo very clean. Had a few minor things that needed work on. We were in bldg. 4016, condo428. Fishing was great...”
- Review left on 04/01/2012

$114

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“This home is conveniently located adjacent to St. Armand's Circle for great shopping and restaurants as well as only 3 blocks walk to the public beach. The home is well maintained, clean, and has every amenity required for a prolonged stay. The...”
- Review left on 04/06/2015

$228

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Sarasota House

  • 1
  • 2
  • Min stay varies
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  • Air conditioning
“We stayed for two weeks at this lovely restored and well appointed cottage. It is in a location within walking distance to downtown Sarasota and in a quiet neighborhood.The restaurants and theater options are many and close by. Our hosts are charming...”
- Review left on 04/25/2016

$121

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $240 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 1
  • 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
“This is the third time in the last 12 months staying at one of Bea's condos. Looking forward to coming back soon...”
- Review left on 05/16/2016

$85

Excellent (8 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“I can't say enough good things about this property. The location was great, close to the beach and an easy walk into the village. I don't think I have ever stayed anywhere that was so clean! They have every amenity available. We stayed for an...”
- Review left on 02/25/2015

$240

Excellent (8 reviews)

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“I have been traveling for a long time and stayed in many Hotels but there is nothing like staying in this home. The owner Jaye has made this place so much like home. There was every possible amenity you could think of. She did not leave any stone...”
- Review left on 05/09/2016

$100

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $206 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“This is a great place to stay at Siesta Key! We have stayed here for three or four years as a family and have never regretted it once! There is an easy walk to the beach and a beautiful gulf view from the screened porch...”
- Review left on 06/30/2016

$171

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Sarasota Villa

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“The condo was perfect for our stay. Plenty of room to spread out and everyone had their own space. Highly recommend...”
- Review left on 07/22/2015

$115

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Sarasota Villa

  • 4
  • 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children

from $193 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children

from $164 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 1
  • 4
  • 30 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“This condo is located across the road from Lido Beach park and a 10 minute walk from St. Armand's Circle. The condo layout is very good. The kitchen is easy to work in. We have been here for 3 weeks and enjoyed every minute...”
- Review left on 06/21/2015

$67

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Sarasota Guest house

  • 1
  • 2
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  • Air conditioning
“My husband and I were extremely pleased with our guesthouse stay. The accommodations were absolutely beautiful and immaculate. The location was perfect as we are beach goers and it took 3 minutes in our car to get to beautiful Lido Beach every day....”
- Review left on 07/22/2016

$100

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Sarasota Condo

  • 1
  • 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly

from $67 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from $310 / night

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Sarasota Cottage

  • 1
  • 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

$130

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“I loved this condo a lot, it was so close to the beach, it was clean and everything was there for you”
- Review left on 11/04/2016

$127

Very Good (4 reviews)

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Sarasota Villa

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“We had a wonderful time at the Villa in Crescent Arms. The condo was great and the beach was beautiful...”
- Review left on 05/07/2016

$165

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children

$165

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Sarasota House

  • 6
  • 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $386 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $266 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 1
  • 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“First time staying at this condo, and we were not disappointed! It was very clean and nicely decorated! It had everything that we needed for our week stay. The location was great! Close to the beach, pool, stores and Captain Curt's, which is a...”
- Review left on 11/28/2016

$135

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $186 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
“We had such a wonderful trip to Siesta Key! The condo was very nice. Beautifully decorated, very clean, and great location! Everything from booking it to checking out was very easy. Everything we needed was available to us, and more! Everybody...”
- Review left on 08/02/2016

$152

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 30 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“This condo was extremely well appointed and had everything that we needed. We stayed 3 months and enjoyed every minute. The owners were gracious and responsive to every question. The view was outstanding. How much did we like it -we are renting it...”
- Review left on 03/30/2015

$50

Excellent (3 reviews)

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Sarasota House

  • 2
  • 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“My wife, two boys and I stayed here for a week for my wife and sons birthday. We had a great time and everything was as advertised. The pool and beach are right there, the house was cozy and everything was great. We even had cupcakes waiting upon our...”
- Review left on 05/23/2016

$146

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“This review is going to be lengthy, but I feel it will be helpful to others since the only review I found was one about noisy dogs. First, we never heard any barking. So that was a relief for us since we assumed we would. Finding and entrance to the...”
- Review left on 02/18/2015

$199

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
“Our month of Feb. at Riverfront Cottage was heaven on earth!! The weather was perfect so we were able to open the wall of sliding doors out to the pool everyday. It made for a beautiful view of the pool and beyond the pool the lovely backyard and...”
- Review left on 03/16/2017

$200

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
“My family had an extended summer vacation in Sarasota, which proved to be a wonderful experience. The Condo was clean, well-maintained and very comfortable. It is located near shopping and is very close to the beach. The area is safe and very quiet...”
- Review left on 11/02/2014

$75

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Sarasota Guest house

  • 1
  • 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
“My husband and I rented the month of December so that we could spend time with family who live in Sarasota. Our New York daughter spent a week at the cottage with us. We so enjoyed the privacy, comfortable cottage and pool. It was wonderful having a...”
- Review left on 01/02/2016

$93

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Sarasota House

  • 2
  • 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“We had a great time once we knew all the logistics of the place. Great weather warm and sunny. My kind of time. Definitely will go again...”
- Review left on 10/16/2016

$146

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Sarasota House

  • 2
  • 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“If you are considering renting a condo for your trip to Siesta Key, don't. Rent Casita Sol. I'm not sure how spacious it is compared to nearby condos, but I can tell you that you won't get two awesome outdoor living spaces (front and back) when you...”
- Review left on 06/15/2016

$146

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $286 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“Loved the location of Casa Antigua. Very peaceful yet only a short drive to shops and beaches. Really enjoyed having a private pool and swam nearly every day (water little bit chilly at start of week but gradually warmed up once heater put on)....”
- Review left on 12/01/2016

$157

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Sarasota Villa

  • 2
  • 6
  • Min stay varies
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  • Air conditioning
“There were 5 adults and one child in this two bedroom villa. It was just remodeled and everything looked beautiful. The kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, sliverware and pots and pans. The bathroom looks great and the livingroom furniture is...”
- Review left on 06/01/2016

$139

Excellent (6 reviews)

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About Sarasota

Sarasota, Florida has a reputation as the Grand Dame of the Gulf Coast, due in part to its history as a winter home to many wealthy notables of the 19th-20th century. Bask in the glorious weather of this chic resort town, while enjoying one of the many Sarasota waterfront vacation rentals. If you’re looking for vacation rentals in this culturally rich city framed by sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, you’re not alone. A recent market study reveals nearly 51% of travelers looking for a place to stay researched online rental options in the area. Blending some of Florida’s most significant cultural attractions with spectacular barrier islands, the area is a wonderland of blindingly white sands, turquoise waters, and upscale shopping and dining. Encompassing areas like Lido Key, Longboat Key, and Siesta Key, the settings for Sarasota are picturesque and easily accessible to all beaches and attractions in the area.

Things to Do

The cultural menu features a professional symphony, opera, ballet, 10 live performance theaters, and more than 30 art galleries. When it’s time to grab the sunscreen and head for the sands, there are more than 35 miles of beach in the area.

Dominating the city's cultural attractions scene is the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, an expansive estate of magnificently landscaped grounds and gardens created by the noted circus impresario. The complex immerses you in a world of opulence, spectacular art works, and circus memorabilia with the Ca d’Zan Mansion, Circus Museums, Museum of Art, and Asolo Theater. Nature lovers visiting the area gravitate to the Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium in St. Armands Circle, where sea turtles, manatees, and sharks are on display, the Crowley Museum and Nature Center, a verdant, 190-acre wildlife sanctuary, and the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, a lush, 11-acre bay-front setting with more than 20,000 plants highlighted by 6,000 orchids.

Climate 

Like most of this area of Florida, Sarasota is warm year round. It might freeze 1-2 nights out of the year, but for the most part, temps are tropical. Summers bring high humidity and afternoon showers. Temps hover around the low nineties on the coast. Storms are localized and brief. One side of the street can have a downpour where a mile away will be dry. Hurricane season lasts from June 1 to November 30, but most warnings occur during late August and into September. Budget-minded travelers appreciate the value in Sarasota waterfront vacation rentals during this time in an otherwise pricey city.

Food

Sarasota is also known for its culinary scene, particularly around St. Armands Circle, a trendy shopping and dining area in downtown Sarasota. During the winter months, one tour operator offers a moveable feast – a walking and sampling tour of local restaurants.

Shopping

Sarasota offers some of the most lavish stores in the area. Not only is there the high-end shopping experience of St. Armands Circle, but the new Mall at University Town Center is a fashion and dining destination in its own right. With over 100 stores and distinctive restaurants, it’s a great way to spend a little time out of the sun.  

Events

Sarasota is busy year round. In April, the Sarasota Film Festival is held, where independent film makers, actors, and directors converge on the town to showcase 200 hundred films over this ten-day event. Also in April is the Siesta Fiesta in nearby Siesta Key. The Ringling Museum has rotating exhibits and classes, and the theater season runs year round with numerous theaters in town. The Baltimore Oriole’s Spring Training is in Sarasota. There are a number of festivals throughout the year as well, from architecture to medieval fairs and sand sculpture to the holiday Snow Fest in December.

Sarasota is a chic vacation spot on the Gulf of Mexico, yet even with the large draws of its beaches, boating, beautiful Sarasota waterfront vacation rentals, and white powder sand, it’s the arts and culture scene that make it one of the unique gems of the Gulf Coast. It’s a town built on performance, and it puts on a rather good one.  
 
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