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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 House

  • 6
  • 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children

$550

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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 House

  • 4
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“We spent a week at this property & absolutely loved it. Even our kids (ages 21 & 25) were saying best time ever. We had planned to do a couple day trips to the Orlando area and only ended up leaving the area once (to Universal) because no one...”
- Review left on 10/16/2014

$343

Excellent (1 reviews)

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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
  • 4
  • 30 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
“This is our fourth or fifth year that we have come to the villa in December we absolutely love it . There is so much to do there are tennis courts & communal pool, there is a mall around the corner plenty of publix & a short drive to the beach. The...”
- Review left on 12/29/2016

$70

Very Good (7 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 5
  • Min stay varies
  • 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

Excellent (9 reviews)

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Sarasota Villa

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“We really like this place. The beaches are the best ever!!! We had great time in family. 5 min walk to Costco and other store. House very clean, good for a familly of 6. We appreciate having a pool near the house for an evening activity after the...”
- Review left on 09/14/2016

$149

Excellent (21 reviews)

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from $150 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 1
  • 5
  • Min stay varies
  • 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

$145

Excellent (21 reviews)

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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 House

  • 3
  • 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

$206

Very Good (1 reviews)

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

from $206 / night

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 mi
  • Child friendly
“We rented this two bedroom listed as a Condo, it is really two adjoining hotel rooms with kitchenettes. Nice accommodations, however the shower heads could be a little higher not convenient for taller people. Great view, right on Marina, close to the...”
- Review left on 01/23/2015

$79

Very Good (2 reviews)

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Sarasota House

  • 3
  • 6
  • 14 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from $115 / night

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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

Excellent (1 reviews)

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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

Excellent (2 reviews)

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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 Condo

  • 2
  • 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“Our stay at Siesta Palms was great. The condo was very clean and up to date. We enjoyed the beautiful pool and proximity to the beach. The owners couldn't have been kinder or more accommodating. I highly recommend this condo...”
- Review left on 04/15/2016

$271

Excellent (2 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

$75

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“Love this place! The pictures you see do not do it justice! Immaculate! Beach is right across the street! Located in a great area! Cannot say enough about the place! It is decorated just how I'd love to have mine! Stocked with everything you could...”
- Review left on 05/30/2016

$105

Excellent (8 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

$150

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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 Villa

  • 2
  • 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • 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

$75

Excellent (2 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“Found this property on the website and I'm glad I did. Ms Kathy is great! The property was beautiful. From the minute we walked in, the place is very nice and relaxing. Everything you need in the comfort of your home including beach equipments. Felt...”
- Review left on 07/20/2016

$105

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $266 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“It doesn't get any better! We rented the property for a week of wedding adventures and it was lovely! Low key enough, beautifully maintained, clean, fresh and beach front! Easy to hang out on the property and cook your own meals, enjoy the hammock,...”
- Review left on 01/16/2015

$450

Excellent (6 reviews)

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $346 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 4
  • 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

$186

Very Good (1 reviews)

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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

  • 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

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Sarasota Guest house

  • 1
  • 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
“My husband and I stayed in Joyce and Jeff's beautiful guest apartment for two weeks. Everything was perfect inside and out. The property was immaculate and the owners included extra touches that went above and beyond. While we spent most of our time...”
- Review left on 08/09/2017

$100

Excellent (26 reviews)

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Sarasota Condo

  • 2
  • 4
  • 14 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 mi
  • Swimming pool

$76

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Sarasota House

  • 1
  • 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
“I stayed at this wonderful cottage for a month and it wasn't long enough! It is a beautiful cottage, lovingly decorated with period details you will be hard pressed to find anywhere else. Hand embroidered linens, cottage style antiques, period...”
- Review left on 02/03/2017

$149

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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
  • 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 Condo

  • 2
  • 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning

from $146 / night

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Sarasota House

  • 1
  • 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • 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

$122

Excellent (20 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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