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Travel to Sarasota

2021 Sarasota vacation deals

Saddlebrook Golf Resort and Spa
Hotel South Tampa & Suites
Hilton Tampa Downtown
Comfort Suites Tampa Airport North
Courtyard by Marriott Tampa Westshore/Airport

Where to stay in Sarasota

Find the best Sarasota areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Sarasota

Top Hotels in Sarasota

The Westin Sarasota
The Westin Sarasota
4 out of 5
100 Marina View Drive, Sarasota, FL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,759 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.4/5Excellent! (1,269 reviews)

"I small gift shop would be nice. However the mini store iwth the starbucks was nice. Would have liked more grab and go breakfast items. Front desk staff was fantastic!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

The Westin Sarasota
Art Ovation Hotel, Autograph Collection
Art Ovation Hotel, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
1255 North Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥10,128 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (529 reviews)

"I like how they had bikes you could borrow to ride around town and how they had beach chairs, coolers and towels you could borrow for the beach. Also the staff were everyone nice and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

Art Ovation Hotel, Autograph Collection
Tropical Beach Resorts
Tropical Beach Resorts
3.5 out of 5
6717 Sara Sea Circle, Siesta Key, FL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥10,742 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,441 reviews)

"Everything was good. Very limited and not always convenient parking. Interior of room was somewhat worn but clean."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Tropical Beach Resorts
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top things to do in Sarasota

Sarasota Beach Vacation

It's time to pack your suitcase and sit and listen to the sounds of the ocean on a Sarasota vacation. Pretty coastal vistas abound on a trip to Sarasota — Siesta Key Public Beach (5 miles (8 km) away) is the perfect example. It's a great idea to stay in a hotel close by. If you want more options, loads of visitors also book Sarasota vacation deals around Lido Beach and Turtle Beach.

Things You Should Know About Sarasota

  • Choosing a hotel near the ocean means picture-perfect vistas and relaxing walks along the beach at dusk. Take a peek at our Sarasota beach hotels and see what's available.
  • Lots of travelers also choose to base themselves in private vacation homes around these parts. Tropical Waterview Escape and Absolutely Perfect are a few options to select from.
  • Alternatively, let one of our All-Inclusive hotels in Sarasota look after all the finer details. That means more time for you to get on with the pressing task of relaxing.
  • Sarasota, population 55,100, is a popular vacation destination for loads of reasons. Discover some useful tips on our Sarasota things to do page.
  • Siesta Key Public Beach is one major sight you can't miss here. For plenty of other great ideas to add to your itinerary, browse our Sarasota vacation deals.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Sarasota vacation package cost?
Perhaps less than you imagined — from a low ¥184,624, in fact! By bundling flights, hotels and car rentals into a customized vacation package, your Sarasota escape is only clicks away.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Sarasota vacation package?
You can. We realize even the best-laid plans can fail, so we’re here to help if you need to make changes to your Sarasota vacation package. It may be possible to change or cancel your itinerary for free if you’ve booked within 24 hours. Your airline, hotel or car rental company may impose a fee if you booked more than 24 hours ago. Have a look at our Customer Service Portal for more information. Also, be sure to check your itinerary for the nitty-gritty on change fees.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Sarasota?
Browse and lock in everything all in one place with our Sarasota vacation packages. We have incredible bargains on flights, hotels and more that’ll keep your hip pocket happy and your adventurous spirit busy. In fact, you can save up to 40,450 YEN just for bundling your bookings. And, with more than 400 airlines and 321,000 hotels worldwide to pick from, there are endless opportunities to mix and match.
Where should I stay in Sarasota?
Many people choose to spend some nights in Venice. This buzzing neighborhood has countless things to do and see, such as Venice Beach. Central Sarasota is another top pick for travelers, and for very good reason. Get a hotel here and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens will be at your fingertips.
What are the top hotels in Sarasota?
If you’d like to stay in the Holmes Beach neighborhood, some quality options are Bali Hai Beachfront Resort and Spa and Palm Tree Villas. Bradenton Beach is also a favorite Sarasota area. We recommend Anna Maria Island Dream Inn or Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort if you prefer this part of town.
When is the best time of year to visit Sarasota?
Anytime is a fantastic time of the year to take a break in Sarasota, but you’re likely to land the best deals in . Prices tend to rise in , so expect to hand over more dollars for your flights and hotel. Into sightseeing but don’t like lining up for attractions? Book your Sarasota getaway for . Typically, it’s a lot quieter than in .
How far in advance should I book my Sarasota vacation?
Your best bet is to book early. Air carriers generally advertise flight tickets up to a year in advance, and this is when you can land some rock-bottom prices. Boss just told you to use up all your vacation days in a few weeks? No problem! Expedia are never short on fantastic bargains to help you have the getaway of your dreams, at a price you can afford.
What does an Expedia Sarasota travel package include?
Car rentals, flights and hotels — we connect you to the very best deals. All you’ll have to do is decide on your preferred combination. Once you’ve made your booking, you can add on the fun stuff like sightseeing activities. Our travel packages make it simple to put together an unforgettable Sarasota trip.
What should I know before booking a Sarasota travel package?
Our prices are already low. However, you’ll score even more bargains when you book your hotels, flights and car rentals together. With an Expedia travel package, you’ll always get transparent pricing and a huge range of choice.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Sarasota vacation packages?
Any trip away can become expensive, so it’s nice to know that Expedia has a solution to make things easier. Thanks to our partnership with online lender Affirm, you can now get the most out of your hard-earned dollars with a Book Now, Pay Later vacation package.
Can I choose my airline with a Sarasota Expedia vacation package?
You sure can. We offer more than 550 partner airlines throughout the world, so opt for the carrier that best suits your budget and travel needs.