Where to stay near Sarasota?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,628 holiday rentals near Sarasota. From 2,060 Houses to 3,526 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sarasota is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sarasota?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sarasota:

  • Pinecraft: 23 holiday homes
  • Palmer Ranch: 333 holiday homes
  • North Trail: 92 holiday homes
  • Southgate: 3,872 holiday homes
  • Gulf Gate: 301 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sarasota?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Sarasota. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nathan Benderson Park: 6,746 holiday rentals
  • Bent Tree Country Club: 5,512 holiday rentals
  • Ringling College of Art and Design: 7,719 holiday rentals
  • St. Armands Circle: 7,818 holiday rentals
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary: 5,712 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarasota listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sarasota?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,060 Houses in Sarasota. Our other popular types of Sarasota holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,526 holiday houses
  • Villas: 399 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 242 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sarasota?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,914 holiday homes with pool available in Sarasota. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Travel to arty Sarasota

    Come and experience Sarasota and its art galleries, museums and theatre scene. This city's gardens, beaches and bird watching draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and Mote Marine Aquarium. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in Sarasota

    Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sarasota a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mote Marine Aquarium (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Rolling Green Golf Club (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Evie's Golf Center (4.9 mi / 8 km)
    • Gulf Gate Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Sarasota

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sarasota

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sarasota is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Venice Beach (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
    • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Siesta Key Public Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Island Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Sarasota Childrens Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)

    Explore destinations around Sarasota

    Southgate
    3,872 holiday rentals
    Siesta Key
    4,243 holiday rentals
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    5,980 holiday rentals
    Saint Petersburg
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    Venice
    3,040 holiday rentals
    Saint Pete Beach
    4,199 holiday rentals
    North Port
    1,708 holiday rentals
    Englewood
    2,241 holiday rentals
    Bradenton Beach
    3,648 holiday rentals
    Punta Gorda
    1,182 holiday rentals
    Port Charlotte
    1,936 holiday rentals
    Longboat Key
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    Osprey
    4,103 holiday rentals
    Holmes Beach
    3,506 holiday rentals
    Myakka City
    334 holiday rentals
    Parrish
    5,610 holiday rentals
    Lithia
    119 holiday rentals
    Wimauma
    278 holiday rentals
    Palmetto
    4,123 holiday rentals
    Fort Ogden
    371 holiday rentals