Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Sarasota Springs

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sarasota Springs. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. Venice Beach and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Sarasota Springs

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sarasota Springs a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Pop's Golf Range and Batting Center (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sarasota Springs

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sarasota Springs is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Celery Fields (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Payne Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sarasota Springs

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), which is 43.3 mi (69.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Sarasota Springs?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,764 holiday lettings near Sarasota Springs. From 1,933 Houses to 2,945 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sarasota Springs is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lido Key: 1,831 holiday homes
  • Sabal Harbour: 40 holiday homes
  • Saint Armands Key: 3,431 holiday homes
  • Tara Golf & Country Club: 20 holiday homes
  • South Venice: 3,078 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • St. Armands Circle: 8,148 holiday lettings
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary: 5,921 holiday lettings
  • IMG Academy: 7,899 holiday lettings
  • Anna Maria Island Museum and Historical Park: 7,466 holiday lettings
  • Heron Creek Golf Course: 2,654 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sarasota Springs 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 Springs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,933 Houses in Sarasota Springs. Our other popular types of Sarasota Springs holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,945 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 398 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 181 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sarasota Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,314 holiday homes with pool available in Sarasota Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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