The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Hotel

1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236  show map
 5 stars
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The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Hotel

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Private swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Billiards/Pool tables

Table tennis

Editorial review:

This spot is amazing all the way through. The beach club is great, the service is impeccable, the rooms are luxurious, and there's a full spa and great golf. Critics dislike how the beach isn't off the premises. Most people praise this hotel, though.

Overview

The 5-star Ritz-Carlton Sarasota is conveniently set minutes away from the idyllic beaches. Residing in a 18-story traditional building, the hotel was renovated in 2010.

The elegant hotel is set next to People at Play, Siesta Key and Colonial Oaks Park. It is set 2km from the center of Sarasota renowned for Causeway Park, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and Sarasota County Visitor Information Center and History Museum.

The hotel boasts close proximity to a circus and bars.

Due to its prime location, the hotel offers to get to Sarasota-Bradenton International airport within 10 minutes.

Rooms

There are 266 non-smoking rooms appointed with a writing desk, a living area, a laptop-size safe, a private balcony and cable TV with on-demand movies. Guests can enjoy a wonderful view over the bay. They feature family bathrooms with slippers, a hairdryer and a walk-in shower.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The ideal restaurant offers special meals. Guests can unwind at the Poolside bar, serving a wide range of coffee and tea as well as appetizers and light meals.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

A safe deposit box and an elevator for general use and audiovisual facilities, an overhead projector and audiovisual equipment for work can be found on-site.

Relax

On-site spa facilities include a hot tub, a steam room and a solarium. massage and whirlpool baths are also available. For active guests, there are a gym, strength-training and fitness classes at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas at USD 11.95 per day.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at USD 11.95 per day.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 24 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   18.  Number of rooms:   266.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Golf desk
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Video games
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach towels
  • Live entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room view

  • City view
  • Bay view
  • Marina view
  • Water view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Paid mini-bar

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 am

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

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City Center
  • Sarasota
    1.4km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    266

Rooms and availability

The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Club Level Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Club Level Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Club Level Double Room
Club Club Level Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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This club level king room features a flat-screen cable TV and a private balcony with a view of the marina. Club-level extras include: - 5 complimentary food items daily - Selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages - 2 garments pressed daily - Concierge service - Club-lounge express check-out

Room facilities
    The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Double Room
    Club Double Room
    Bed type: Double beds or Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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      The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Suite
      Club Suite
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        The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Quadruple RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Quadruple RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Quadruple Room
        Club Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Quad
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          The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Guest RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Guest RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Guest Room
          Guest Room
          Bed type: Double beds or King Size bed or Double Bed
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          This double room has a balcony, cable TV and seating area.

          Room facilities
            The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Level Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Level Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Club Level Double Room
            Club Level Double Room
            Bed type: King Size bed or Double beds
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            This room features a balcony with a marina view, a flat-screen cable TV, and club lounge access. Club-level extras include: - 5 complimentary food items daily - Selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages - 2 garments pressed daily - Concierge service - Club-lounge express check-out

            Room facilities
              The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Two-Room RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Two-Room RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Two-Room Room
              Two-Room Room
              Bed type: Double or Twin beds
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                The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota SuiteThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota SuiteThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Suite
                Suite
                Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed and 1 Sofa bed
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                This suite with a bay view features a flat-screen cable TV and a balcony.

                Room facilities
                  The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Quadruple RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Quadruple RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Quadruple Room
                  Quadruple Room
                  Bed type: Quad
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                  QUADRUPLE STANDARD

                  Room facilities
                    The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Family Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Family Double RoomThe Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Family Double Room
                    Family Double Room
                    Bed type: Double beds or Double Bed
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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Hotel Sarasota location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Sarasota
                        1.4km
                      • Bus stop
                        200 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 am
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of floors:
                        18
                      • Number of rooms:
                        266

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Lido Key - 500 m
                      • Gulfwind Marine of Sarasota - 2.9km
                      • Pelican Man's Bird Sanctuary - 3.1km

                      Popular areas

                      • City Center - 1.3km

                      Sport related

                      • Stardust Events Center - 3.2km

                      Museums

                      • Gwiz - 400 m
                      • Sarasota Visual Art Ctr - 500 m
                      • Artarget - 800 m
                      • Sarasota Film Society Inc - 1.1km
                      • Missing Link - 1.1km
                      • Selby Botanical Gardens - 1.3km
                      • Sarasota Poetry Theatre - 1.7km
                      • Museum of Asian Art - 1.9km
                      • Mote Marine Aquarium - 2.4km
                      • Selby Gallery - 2.4km
                      • Ringling School of Art and Dsgn - 2.4km
                      • Alyn Museum of Entomology - 3.3km

                      Parks

                      • Sarasota County Parks and Rec - 500 m
                      • Sarasota Jungle Gardens - 3.3km

                      Halls

                      • Florida West Coast Symphony - 500 m
                      • Municipal Auditorium - 600 m
                      • Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall - 600 m
                      • Michael's on East Ballroom - 2.6km

                      Universities, Institutes

                      • International College - 300 m
                      • Sarasota Travel Corp - 1.7km
                      • Florida College-Natural Health - 1.7km
                      • Eckerd College - 1.9km

                      Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                      • Mote Marine Laboratory - 2.9km

                      Medical care and Hospitals

                      • Sarasota Memorial Hospital - 2.8km

                      College Campuses

                      • Ringling College of Art and Design - 2.5km

                      Local Attractions

                      • Siesta Key Public Beach - 8.0km
                        948 Beach Road, Siesta Key
                      • Point of Rocks - 10.3km
                        Siesta Key, FL
                      • Turtle Beach - 13.5km
                        Siesta Key, FL 34242
                      • Crescent Beach - 9.1km
                        Siesta Key, FL
                      • People at Play - 11.0km
                        6029 33rd Street East, Bradenton
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 am
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of floors:
                        18
                      • Number of rooms:
                        266
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                      The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota

                      Average guest rating

                      7.6out of 10
                      Excellent
                      Based on 26 reviews

                      Rating by category:

                      Service
                      9.5
                      Rooms
                      9.3
                      Value
                      8.8
                      Location
                      8.8

                      Individual guest reviews

                      • Group of friends
                        7.8

                        Beach club and staff

                        Continued difficulties with room keys, annoying when your on the 8th floor.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        service from everyone was top rank

                        cost of parking

                      • Single
                        9.2

                        Everything was the way I expected to be. No surprises. Bed comfortable and the pillows were the ones I had requested.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        It was luxurious, extremely cheap for what is usually is, they have 24 hour access to the pool and jacuzzi! Excellent staff and the beach club was awesome.

                      • Older travelers
                        5.4

                        Not worth the price..

                        The fact you had to drive or take a bus to go to the beach

                      • Single
                        10.0

                        I enjoyed that the location gave me a personal view of the ocean and the valued price was remarkable.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Reputation; stayed once before 6 years ago. Will be coming again in about 2 months, cm.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Extraordinary staff and beautiful hotel

                        Extraordinarily expensive - everything!

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        It was fantastic. The staff were extremely helpful and the location was perfect. The pool area was very relaxing, and the hotel was located in an area.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        Unbelieveable service in a beautiful hotel. Nothing was too much trouble for the caring staff.

                      • Single
                        10.0

                        The location was perfect for my needs this visit.

                        This time there was nothing that bothered me.

                      • Couple
                        7.0

                        The beach-resort.

                        Pay 11,95$ for Internet?? In a $500+ room? YOu have to be kidding!!

                      • Older travelers
                        7.0

                        Beach club Room

                        Location of beach club from main hotel

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Hotel Sarasota location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, United States, 34236

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Sarasota
                        1.4km
                      • Bus stop
                        200 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 am
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of floors:
                        18
                      • Number of rooms:
                        266