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Townshend, Vermont
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice. Good everything Lots of things to do and places to go Not to mention the beautiful beach! Weather perfect free rides to beaches OR anywhere you would like a ride in the area.what can you say it's beautiful!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this hotel is lovely so clean, the breakfast is lovely plenty of it. the hotel is over the road from some amazing outlet shops. i would have preferred to be poolside as our room was overlooking car park and noisy. The maid service was faultless and the staff were all friendly. There is also some fab restaurants close by Harry's...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights,very small rooms and the bathroom didn't have enough room to swing a cat,noisy fan kept us awake all night too,the breakfast was awful,little choice and was just for the American clients. It does have a nice bar outside but beware the drinks are expensive. Wouldn't stay again.

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Chicago
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay here, it was close to the beach and our family we were visiting. The room was clean & it was great having a microwave & fridge. We loved the heated pool & free cookies & popcorn. Also we didn't use this, but thought the complimentary shuttle service to beach / area restaurants was a good idea....

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London, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel looks good from the outside, hidden behind Harry's Sports Bar. Decent landscaping with a very good pool and tiki bar. Check-in was uneventful. I like a hotel that I can enter the room from the outside, rather than a long corridor, unless I'm in an Urban area. This fit the bill. The room itself was satisfactory, but every area...

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Williamsburg VA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at this Best Western for a family celebration. We were not in the room a lot as there were different activities going on. We were on a group rate and it was close to the venues we were attending. Bed was very comfortable, internet was not good, staff wasn't real friendly but it as fine for what we needed.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice 2 room suite, had many amenities and more! Great hot breakfast that changes daily. Awesome hot tub and pool with comfy patio area Spacious room with micro, frig, toaster oven, and blender. We loved the 2 full bathrooms and lots of drawer storage. Was not fond of the bed, found it uncomfortable. Convenient location to restaurants, shopping and the...

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Virden, Illinois
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I understand that a room needs to be held on a credit card but when our card was compromised, I figured it wouldn't be a problem to pay in cash...Little did I know that a hotel would NOT ACCEPT cash as a payment. VERY VERY frustrating and it was a fiasco trying to get in contact with my bank in...

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SiestaHotelMgr, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Siesta Key Gateway, responded to this review

Greetings pkperrine - Your review does not describe the full pre-payment policy instituted by well operated hotel properties many years ago, including this one, which I am certain the front desk explained. Although cash payment is always an option at check-out, a valid credit card must be presented at check-in that can be authorized to cover not only your entire...

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed her twice as add on trips to a Disney vacation and had similar experiences both times. Rooms are on the smaller side but clean and well stocked, extra towels for our family of four were easily accessed. The beds were firm without being too hard and the A/C worked great during the blazing hot days of July....

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West London
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived, we were well received. We had read other reviews and decided to upgrade to a pool view. The room was large enough and everything worked, room was thoroughly cleaned every day. Pool was excellent ranging from 3'6" to 5' which was great for children and non swimmers. Plenty of chairs always available (and comfy). Pool...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the newly renovated Best Western Plus-Gateway Siesta Key located at the south bridge to the #1 beach in the US. This hotel is 1 mile from public beach access on Siesta Key and surrounded by restaurants, shopping and many points of interest. Your stay includes hot breakfast everyday and every guestroom includes microwave, fridge and 42" flat screen with HDTV channel lineup. We look forward to seeing you here in paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Siesta Key Gateway

Address: 6600 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 (Formerly Holiday Inn Express)
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: $105 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Siesta Key Gateway 2.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Sarasota-Siesta Key Area Hotel Sarasota
Holiday Inn Sarasota
Holiday Inn Express Siesta Key
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“avoid the front of hotel as car park is very noisy you can hear all the delivery drivers in the shops opposite.”
 of 5 bubbles kookie2829, 2 days ago | Read review
“Rooms facing the pool give a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles GWMtravels, 4 days ago | Read review
“as for a second floor, we slept better with less traffic by our room then when we slept of the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahplainandtall, 5 days ago | Read review
“Overlooking the pool is probably best and away from elevators from the noise point of view.”
 of 5 bubbles WestLondonMrBaxter, 1 week ago | Read review
“Get a room with a newer bed.”
 of 5 bubbles stuartd540, 1 week ago | Read review
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