Make yourself at home in our Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Sarasota. In no time you'll be dipping your toes into cool Gulf waters or sipping a cocktail as the sun melts into the horizon.
Sarasota and its surrounding islands, the Sarasota Keys, are nestled along southwest Florida's Gulf Coast. Guests of our Sarasota hotels can enjoy a relaxed beachside atmosphere minutes from world-class museums, galleries and theaters. Five hundred years of European and American art are on display at the Ringling Museum of Art, a storied collection amassed by the man behind "The Greatest Show on Earth." Admission is free on Mondays. The Circus Museum nearby is a repository of vintage circus memorabilia. If it's Friday, head to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall for the free "Friday Fest on the Bay" concerts.
Our hotels in Sarasota put you near a wide range of eateries. Stretch your dining budget by eating during happy hour, when many local restaurants offer small plates and reduced-price appetizers. Visit downtown to mingle with locals while you tackle an all-American burger. Affordable home cooking is served at Yoder's, Sarasota's Amish-Mennonite restaurant. After a good night's sleep at one of our Sarasota hotels, swing by the marina at Island Park, home to a sprawling lawn, water vistas, fountains and inventive sculptures. Or hit a sugary strand of sand: The beaches at Lido, Longboat, Nokomis and Manasota all have beautiful scenery and free public access.
Stay at our Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Sarasota and explore Florida's cultural coast. Wander sun-drenched public parks and gardens year-round or come in June for upscale dining at budget-friendly prices during Restaurant Week.
Latest Sarasota Hotel Reviews
Holiday Inn Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradenton East-Lakewood Ranch
Enjoyed staying at the Holiday Inn, Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch, FL.
Clean, neat, has amenities, on-site restaurant/bar. Friendly staff. Clean and neat.[Less]
I am eager to see the remodeling. It is a very nice quiet hotel for me to do my work when I travel for business. Breakfast should be included for business travelers as an option in the hotel rate,[More] and then it will be deductible for business more easily.[Less]
Clean, newer rooms. Nice area, convenient to local attractions. Free wifi[Less]
Good Place and Good Location
I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. It provided good value for what I paid.[Less]
Friendly people and always clean hotel
Friendly staff and comfortable stay ,good breakfast, hot and ready forbyou..[Less]
Clean, Quiet and Comfortableat a good price
By fishing dude
Check in was quick and easy. We were able to get directions and a map to the restaurant we reserved.
The room was in good condition and the beds comfortable.
The bathroom was very clean. Although[More] there were some sport teams on the premises it was quiet.
The gentleman on the desk (Sal) was very friendly and helpful.
Breakfast was okay. The coffee, sausage and juices were fine but the eggs were a bit strange. But it is a buffet and free. Thre were many, many items to choose from.
If we came back to the area to golf again we would probably stay here again.[Less]
Great service overall
The front desk and workers in the restaurant were very friendly and attentive. The rooms were clean and well kept for our needs.[Less]
You pay for the location. Room was clean and the staff was courteous and willing to help.[Less]
Sunset on the east coast
The hotel was very convenient to the gulf shore to enjoy the beach. The balcony was awesome with an amazing view. The size if the rooms were extremely accommodating and comfortable.[Less]