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Ramada Sarasota

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   7150 North Tamimai Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243 (Formerly Sarasota Hotel & Marina)
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, the hotel is dated but the property is very very clean and the rooms smell wonderful. It is a very nice place to stay. The property is huge. I had 2 different rooms both on the waterside and the views were incredible. My second room in the Club building was amazing with a full kitchen, granite everywhere, 2 large... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our room was a good size and the bed was comfortable. That is really all the positive things I can say. The room needs a new paint job. The bathroom needed to be cleaned. By that I mean scrubbed! The shower floor was disgusting! The air conditioner was something else! The flap over the controls fell off every time I... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were only supposed to stay 1 night and instead it turned into a nice three day mini vacation! The hotel waterside has the rooms literally 10 steps from the sea wall and water. The pool is built into the sea wall and the tiki bar and restaurant serve food right at the pool. I felt like i was in... More

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has been remodeled, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The pool is wonderful, and the views are the best. The breakfast was yummy, and the restaurant on site is very good. The pool bar looks fun, but I don't partake, however, it was low key and not a bother.

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GMRamadaSarasota, Owner at Ramada Sarasota, responded to this review

Dear Judi, thank you for taking the time to write this review about the Ramada Waterfront Sarasota. I am glad you had an "Excellent Stay" and we hope to see you again in the coming future. Sincerely, Navid Kichi More

Cocoa, FL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointed in the cost of leaving our boat on the dock. They wanted $50.00 just to park our boat overnight. We've been all over Florida and left our boat at hotel docks all over with no cost. $50.00 is way excessive. Made our weekend much more complicated. Rooms are a little dated but our rooms were clean and well... More

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GMRamadaSarasota, Owner at Ramada Sarasota, responded to this review

Dear Lagboat, Thank you for your review. I am sorry you felt the dockage fees were excessive. We actually charge a slight discount in comparison to our neighbors Sarabay Marina. I am happy thought that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the compliment about our clean rooms. Sincerely, Navid Kichi More

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Address: 7150 North Tamimai Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243 (Formerly Sarasota Hotel & Marina)
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Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
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Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Sarasota 3*
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Enjoy the splendor of warm tropical breezes, sparkling waters and dazzling sunsets of the Ramada Waterfront located on Sarasota Bay in Sarasota, Florida. The hotel, banquet rooms, restaurant, Tiki Bar and heated outdoor swimming pool all have spectacular views of the marina. The Ramada Waterfront Sarasota is convenient to Florida's gulf coast beautiful white sand beaches including Siesta Key Beach, Lido Key and Anna Maria Island. The full service Ramada Waterfront has 85 comfortable and well-appointed guest rooms and suites. Amenities include free WiFi throughout the hotel and free parking. With over 9,000 square feet of flexible function space, the hotel is ideal for meetings, banquets weddings and other special events for up to 700 people. ... more   less 
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