Well-known for its beautiful beaches, incredible cultural amenities, circus thrills, environmental amenities, and resorts, Sarasota is a fascinating city on Florida’s Gulf Coast in the southern end of Tampa in the USA. It’s world famous for The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art which is known to pay homage to America’s popular Ringling Brothers Circus. If you are an art lover, you should not miss visiting the biggest collection of Rubens canvasses and noteworthy works by old masters. Don’t miss touring the Ca’ d'Zan Mansion, a spectacular 56-room Venetian gothic palace. Besides these, shopaholics can find numerous shopping opportunities throughout Sarasota. So, booking one of the best vacation rentals in Sarasota can ensure your cozy stay as you explore this enchanting city. Scroll down to find some of the top 10 vacation rentals in Sarasota, Florida.
If you long for a comfortable accommodation in Sarasota, go for this beautiful apartment which is just six-minutes walking distance from St. Armand’s Circle. It comes with all quintessential amenities, such as internet access, a cable TV, a queen size bed, a dryer and washer, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a toaster, and other modern facilities to help you have a comfortable stay. Besides these, you can find barbeque facilities and beach supplies here to make your stay more enjoyable. Tucked in a verdant tropical garden, the units of this apartment are just a few steps from the stunning white sandy Lido Beach. So, make sure you explore Lido Beach. Also, visit Florida’s cultural center which you can find across the Bay of Sarasota.
LIDO KEY: Walk to beach-St Armand-affordableSarasota, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsnice sitting area outside with bbq grill table and chairsuser friendly tv and wifithe decor of the room was niceapt is super small but great if you just need a beach padapartment was small but okay for one nightvery clean great communicationvery clean and exactly what i expectedplace was clean and we were comfortableclean nice room for the moneygreat room clean nice decor
Host:the day staff were so sweet and accommodatingthe host was very accommodating and i highly recommend staying herevery accommodating host couldn’t have asked for a better experiencepatricia was super responsive even pro-active sending us local info before we askedand was very friendlyRead more reviewsclose to everything fungreat location for the $great location and good priceoutstanding location walk to the beach walk to steasy walk to st
Located 6 miles (9.65 km) from downtown Sarasota, this elegant pleasant hideaway is another amazing vacation rental in Sarasota that offers you a luxurious stay. Get everything here at your fingertips. This apartment is soundproof and ensures your peaceful stay. You get all modern amenities, such as internet access, a television, a dryer, central heating, and many other facilities. The kitchen here comes with an oven, a microwave, a coffee machine, a dishwasher, etc. Relax in the hot tub here. Go to the new University Town Center, which you can find 4 miles (6.43 km) from here.
The Secret in the Springs HideawaySarasota, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvisitors will find everything easily wifi was greatthere is a lovely small glass skylight window above the bathroom that lets in beautiful natural lightthis is a comfortable studio apt furnished with all modern appliances and cooking suppliesthe apartment was sparkling clean with all the amenities and you can imagine and then somethe bathroom was remarkable in every aspect especially because the bathtub offers a "jacuzzi" featurevery clean and comfortablesuper clean and comfyeverything was exceptionally cleanexceptionally clean quiet and cozynice clean and private place
Host:she was very responsivekaren was a great hostkaren is a wonderful hostkaren was a fantastic hostour host karen was just wonderfulRead more reviewsconvenient location in a safe areagreat location convenient to beaches and downtownso peaceful yet close to everythinggreat price and locationgood location and an easy check in process
Have an awe-inspiring experience by staying in a renovated studio apartment on Lido Key when in Sarasota. It’s just one-minute drive away from Lido Beach. If you are a solo adventurer, a couple, or a small family, this accommodation is the best for you to settle back while exploring this city. It provides you with all necessary amenities, such as internet access, a washer, a dryer, a laptop-friendly workspace, etc. ensuring your convenient stay. Don’t miss enjoying the thrill of kayaking, biking, windsurfing, and other beach activities, as the shore is just some steps away. Guests can just walk across the street from the rental and reach Ted Sperling Park for kayaking.
Lido Key/St. Armand's StudioSarasota, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe pool was heated and nicethe murphy bed and couch are both super comfortable my niece and i enjoyed our stay very muchhas a small kitchen area so save yourself some money and make breakfast therethe bed was comfortable and the space was perfect for two of usthe murphy bed is super comfortablethe place was clean and very affordablethe unit is very small but imaculately clean and updatedvery clean and simple had everything we neededthis little studio apartment was clean and comfortablevery clean and very cute
Host:the hosts were great with immediate responsehosts were awesome and accommodativethe hosts are very responsivehosts were very polite and helpfulvery nice attention to detail and wonderful hostsRead more reviewswonderful location for the beach and shoppinggreat location within walking distance to stgreat location and beautifulfantastic unit in amazing locationgreat location ideal for a quick weekend getaway
Prefer to stay at this wonderful, remodeled vacation rental, which you can find just a short drive away from exquisite Siesta Key Beach in Sarasota. It can accommodate six individuals easily. Its huge living rooms are cozy, and vaulted ceilings make it a perfect setting for you to experience the tranquil coastal retreat. Prepare warm and fresh food in its fully equipped kitchen. Relish a scrumptious meal leisurely on the screened lanai at the rental. During your stay here visit the Big Cat Habitat or Mote Marine Lab, which is nearby, to watch the dolphins.
Sleeps 6, 2bed/2bath, King Bed, 2 Twin, Queen Sofa Sleeper, Shared Salt Pool.
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Are you planning to explore Sarasota with a big family or group of friends? Then, this enchanting house for 12 can be the perfect choice for a pleasant tropical stay in the vicinity of the island. It’s just 3 miles (4.8 km) away from Siesta Key island. This beautiful home comprises a verdant backyard and shimmering saltwater pool to help you unwind during your vacations. If you are traveling with kids, you get a stroller, kids’ dinnerware, highchair, baby monitor, etc. here for your convenience. Cook your choice of food in its fully equipped kitchen. Besides all modern amenities, you also get beach equipment, amazing outdoor furniture, pool and spa facilities, and a variety of games to make your stay here delightful. Plan a trip to the island paradise of Siesta Key.
Siesta Oasis - 3 mi to Siesta Key BeachSarasota, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewscoffee maker pots and pans laundry detergent and softner we loved the locationamazing place the outside area is perfect with the pool and the jacuzzi and a big yardthe beds were very comfortable the sheets luxurious and there were plenty of fluffy pillowsthere is a small shallow wading area at the pool steps that's perfect for little oneswe were also able to clean the sand out of car using the vacuum in the garagehouse very comfortable for 2 or 8 clean and very well equipped
Host:theresa was a great hosthost was very helpful and responsive to all needsthis lovely spacious house exceeded our expectations theresa is a wonderful host and very quick to respondRead more reviewsthe location is perfectthe location was great only minutes from the beachthe location is outstanding to get anywhere quickly and amenities are very close some within walking distancequite and calm neighborhood fabulous house and poolit’s quiet private and close to the beach and any shops and restaurants you are interested in
Settle back in this freshly renovated two-bedroom villa, which is adorned by a well-maintained lanai and properly fenced backyard. It’s just a few minutes’ away from the wonderful Siesta Beach. You get a fully stocked kitchenette, which includes a microwave, a coffee maker, a toaster, and other kitchenware, to prepare a warm and fresh meal. Also, you have access to all necessary amenities, such as the internet, a blow dryer, a cable TV, etc., to make your stay here hassle-free. Spend a leisure time under the beach umbrella and on the beach chairs with the pleasant ocean breeze outdoors.
Cozy 2 BR/1BA home, Minutes from Siesta Key Beach, Shopping & Restaurants
Top guest reviewsBed was very comfortable in the master bed but not as great in the guest bedroomeverything was neatly organized and easy to find it also has a backyard with a table and chairs plus beach chairs and umbrella are provided for guestsIf driving to the beach is not an issue for youThere are 2 rooms one with a queen size bed and the other one with a sofa bed Owner provided complimentary snacks and drinkswe slept in the main roomThe place was very clean and nicely decoratedPlace was nicely decorated and very cleanYour place is clean and cuteGreat location and clean comfortable placeVery clean unit with 2 bedrooms and lots of room
Host:The hostess Lisa is so very accomodating and responsiveshe made our stay agreeable Complimentary snacks and drinks when we arrived were very much appreciatedcarts bumper cars and paintballLivingston's They had a huge arcadeProperty was clean and close to the beach and all areas that we needed to visit Owner responded quickly to questionsRead more reviews11 min drive to Siesta Key Beach and 11 mingrocery shops are nearby and also a couple of Mallsand when we got there she had bottled water and snacks Very convienent that Publix is within walking distance to get our groceriesright in the middle of everythingNo dishwasher or laundry machine but not a deal breaker for us
Stay in downtown Sarasota in the vicinity of Gillespie Park, by booking this fully-equipped 800 sqft (74 sqm) bungalow. This two-bedroom bungalow is dog-friendly, so you can bring your beloved pet along with your while vacationing here. Begin your day with a cup of coffee in an extensive screened-in porch. Prepare your choice of cuisines in the fully-stocked kitchen here. Dine to your heart’s content as you settle back on the outdoor patio. A flat-screen TV, fluffy seats, internet access, and other modern amenities ensure your cozy stay. Bask in the sun and splash in the turquoise waters as you spend time at Siesta Key Beach in the vicinity. Enjoy snorkeling at Crescent Beach in the Siesta Key area here.
Walk to Everything Downtown, Bring Fido, Wifi, Huge Screened Lanai, Extensive Outdoor Patio & Grill
Top guest reviewsthere was SO much private space inside and outsideAlso was great to have beach towels and chairs to useThe carport is a tight squeezeI particularly found the master bed very comfortableWe walked to a different restaurant every night enjoying the music street fairs and home town feelingVery clean Spacious courtyardThe back yard and lanai were perfectly appointed as well as the rest of the housekitchen clean and well stocked with attractive dinner and glassware
Host:We loved to have family breakfast in the beautiful backyard and Joy was so kind to lend us her beach umbrellaThe property managers and housekeeper have been very attentive to our minor issues and helpful when we've contacted themEverything has gone very smoothly Comfortable clean accommodations Communication with iTrip clear and helpfulGreat location spotlessly clean and comfortable for a coupleThe property managers and housekeeper have been extremely attentive and helpfulRead more reviewsBeautiful place to stay and great beachesjust a few blocks awayI was able to take walks in the Gillespie Park neighborhood and my husbandThe location to downtown Sarasota west desirable however the neighborhood was a little sketchyI cant imagine a better vacation site
Longing to experience a relaxing stay in a cottage? Book your accommodation in this two-bedroom and two-bathroom freshly renovated cottage in Sarasota. You can find it at walking distance of five minutes’ from Sarasota Bay. The availability of a wood burning fireplace, a brand new kitchen, a saltwater pool, a spa, modern stainless-steel appliances, and an induction stove helps you enjoy a unique and comfortable cottage experience. Use the barbeque facilities here and eat grilled delicacies on the screened porch or on the outdoor eating area. Feel the fragrance of the jasmine flowers and the verdant vegetation in its natural setting here. Visit Sarasota downtown which you can find just 1 mile (1.6 km) from this cottage.
Charming Pool Cottage - beautiful gem in peaceful location
Top guest reviewsThe home is very comfortableAll the amenities and very cleanWe felt very secluded sitting either out back by the pool or in the screened-in front porchThe kitchen bathrooms fixtures appliancesSuper cute house Much bigger than we thought it would be in the kitchen and living room About 20 minutes to Siesta KeyThe house had everything we needed and was very comfortable
Host:well-furnished and well maintainedall appear to have been recently renovatedThe pool and spa were a great get away and relax The house is very nice with a big kitchen and awesome rain headThe house is more beautiful than the pictures and the pool area is private and romantic Wonderful Kitchen fully functional with modern appliances in good repair (Read more reviewsbut is also just a couple minutes drive from downtown SarasotaThe Indian Beach neighborhood is picturesque and quietWe loved this house and did not want to leavequiet) Perfect location for visitingPeaceful and beautiful very quiet neighborhood Close and convenient to beaches and shopping Loved all of the amenities
Planning vacations to Sarasota with your family? Stay in this wonderfully renovated family-friendly vacation rental which can accommodate eight individuals. It’s just 15-minutes away from Siesta Key Beach. Relax in its comfortable living room, and dine to your heart’s content in the dining area from where you can gaze at the fenced backyard. Guests would love to cook in its remodeled, clean and upscale kitchen. Pets are allowed here. Spend a leisurely time at the fire pit present in the backyard.
Renovated Private Fenced Home w/ Wifi Included, Fantastic Location Close to Everything.
Top guest reviewsthe spacious living room and dining roomsTo me a bonus was that there was beach chairs towels and other items to make trips to the beach more enjoyableWonderful home with plenty of spaceThe house was comfortable and complete with everything that we needed during our stayIt was nice to have the space of this comfortable home to enhance our time togetherBest experience yet on Airbnb House is very clean spacious and relaxing We loved the privacy in the large backyard
Host:Recently we planned a mini reunion of high school girlfriends and chose this wonderful home in Sarasota to make it all happenwe love the way how the house is decoratedYou have a big backyardnew 60inch TV setThe management staff reached out by email to welcome us and ensure that any questions we had were answered The house and yard was clean and well maintainedRead more reviewsThe house was a great locationa pool will be a great ideaI really enjoyed my time at this homeThe street is quiet and close to everything(it's true:)We spend really good time over thereDriving in Sarasota is easy
Opt to stay in a freshly renovated spacious studio apartment when you are holidaying in Sarasota. It is nestled amid the downtown area and the neighborhood of Burns Court. This spacious accommodation offers you a dryer/washer, high-speed web access, a 4K Roku television, and plenty of free street parking, thus making sure you have a great stay. If you are a collector to antique items, make sure you visit Sarasota Trading Company and Pineapple Bay Trading Company, which are outstanding antique stores in the vicinity, to shop for your choice of antique items. Siesta Key beach is at a driving distance of just under 20 minutes.
Downtown Studio 5 min to Beach - Free Room ServiceSarasota, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewswifi was strong and all the tv apps worked wellthere's a washer/dryer in the room lots of closet space and it was super cleanthe cafe downstairs is great for breakfast or lunch and there is live music in the eveningsthere is a perfect breakfast and coffee spot downstairs and parking was easy to findgreat location beautiful room with all amenities and super comfortablevery clean and nicely decoratedstylish and exceptionally clean spaceit was clean and cozythe space is clean and stylishtheir place was clean and exactly as pictured
Host:clear directions and quick responses from the hoststia was a great hosttia was a great hostthey were very responsive and accommodatingadorable room and excellent hostRead more reviewsthis cute apartment is centrally located close to restaurants five minute drive to stlocation location location walking distance to delicious eateriescute comfortable and in a nice locationthe location is nice and close to many restaurants and places of interestgreat location loved the studio
Enjoy your leisure-filled Sarasota vacation
Sarasota is a captivating city with a lot of attractions for you to explore. Staying in one of these 10 best vacation rentals in Sarasota would ensure your comfort and help drive away the stress after a long tiring day. So, waste no time, book your choice of a vacation rental in Sarasota and pack your bags for fun-filled holidays.
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