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The Westin Sarasota

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Certificate of Excellence


#9 of 58 hotels in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
Standing 18 stories tall, The Westin Sarasota in beautiful Sarasota, Florida offers breathtaking views of Sarasota Bay and 255 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. Located in Sarasota's vibrant downtown arts district, our hotel puts guests in close proximity to the city's best theater, arts and beaches. The hotel is just 10 minutes from the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Free internet
Public wifi
Rooftop pool
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Breakfast available
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Rooftop terrace
Non-smoking hotel
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Flatscreen TV
Good to know
Bay View
Marina View
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88Good for walkers
Grade: 88 out of 100
31Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
14Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
71Room tips
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Popular mentions
My wife and I visited this hotel had dinner on the top deck and we're blown away absolutely fantastic! The 365 degree view the sunset fantastic thank you very much for your hospitality we will definitely be returning
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Response from Hannika S, Front Office Manager at The Westin Sarasota
Responded Oct 21, 2017
Dear Rob B, It is nice to hear that we were able to play a part in such a memorable experience. The sunset at Roof Bar & Eats is definitely the highlight. We hope that you will revisit our property in the future.
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The location is odd and terrible. The design of the hotel [function, not just aesthetics] doesn't work. My "water view" room overlooked a hideous parking garage with a peaking water view between the two buildings of the Ritz. Yes, I could technically see the water but
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Response from WestinServices, Manager at The Westin Sarasota
Responded Sep 27, 2017
Dear NYCDesign78, As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Upholding our commitment to provide a memorable experience with exceptional service, we hope to have an opportunity to better your experience with us whenever your travels bring you back to Sarasota. Please feel free to contact the executive office at your convenience at 941-217-4777 if you would like to discuss this further. Sincerely, Westin Guest Services
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It was my first time visiting this spa and certainly not my last! I booked the fall special that included a Swedish Massage, Radiant Canvas Facial and I even added the Pedicure. I had Rachel as my therapist for all 3 services. I felt very VIP as I was the only guest in the spa
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I travel a lot and finally had the opportunity to stop in Sarasota. I decided to try the Westin because it is my favorite brand. I was not disappointed. The front desk staff (Stephanie and Travis) were top notch. Very friendly and knowledgeable for only being opened a month. The
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The view is beautiful. Furniture is very nice. To start off, had 8 at our table and our waiter was only able to bring us one menu. Said they ran out. Warm white wine in a plastic cup was not impressive.Then, he spilled my beer on me. We felt sorry for him as they were
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Response from WestinServices, Manager at The Westin Sarasota
Responded Sep 5, 2017
Dear MSU1, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We sincerely apologize for your experience at The ROOF bar & eats. We hope to be able to serve you and your party again. Best, Westin Guest Service
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$171 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSarasota
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