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Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We've stayed at the Residence Inn on previous trips. It has improved over the past several years. The front-desk staff is very friendly and quite helpful. Even the housekeeping staff greets guests in the hallway. Our room was very quiet and clean, and the hotel was able to accommodate our early check-in. We will be back next time we're in... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel and it is clean all the way !!!!I will stay again with no problem got breakfast, pool and a little gym and it is close to everything we rented it to go to ana maria island and is like 20 min away nice.

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Michele R, General Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

Thank you so much for providing your feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back again! More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The newer Residence Inns, in general, have far less room in the living and bedroom areas and far less work space than the originally built ones. Glad to see that this one is different from the others. In my one bedroom suite, there was plenty of room to move around the Kitchen / Living room area as well as the... More 

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Michele R, General Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

Thank you for providing your feedback on your recent stay with us! Your feedback will be very beneficial to future guests. In regards to the stove top burners, I wanted to let you know our Two-bedroom suites do offer a full oven range with 4 burners. Our studio and one-bedroom suites offer the 2 burner stove top and we have... More 

Bunker Hill, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was very enjoyable and relaxing. The staff was friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the tacos & pepsi Monday evening which was delicious and free. We would also recommend the Barnum & Bailey museum which is close by. There is a cost but it was informative and interesting how the circus would go place to place each day. Exciting... More 

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Michele R, General Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us including our Monday night RI Mix :-) By the way, Monday day the Ringling Art museum is complimentary...The Ringling is such a fascinating place that you can really spend all day there. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, quiet. Sofa bed was very uncomfortable with the springs felt all night. Breakfast spread was good, eggs, pancakes, cereals, etc. Enough space in the dining room to accommodate small groups of people. Friendly staff.

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Michele R, Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Residence Inn during your recent visit to Sarasota. We are very glad to hear that our staff provided you with friendly service and that you enjoyed our breakfast. Although you endured discomfort with the sofa bed, we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts regarding this issue. Upholding our commitment... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have tried them all and this in is best. Exactly what you expect. Very friendly staff, easy parking, comfortable beds. Breakfast is hot and the evening reception changes nightly. It is nice to have a glass of wine without venturing out in the evening.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

We stayed for four nights in July 2016. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. We had a one bedroom suite that was smaller in comparison to the many other Residence Inn properties I've stayed at. The property overall is very dated and in need of updating, but still a decent property.

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Michele R, General Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton with us. I am very sorry our current appearance was not what you had anticipated, and we appreciate your feedback. We strive to maintain the highest standards, not only in service, but also with regards to maintaining the overall look and feel of... More 

Ft Myers, FL
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64 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

We've stayed in Residence Inns all over the country. We were very surprised to see the number of pets we encountered. The desk staff assured us all Residence Inns are pet friendly. We've never seen a pet before. This is very important because my wife is very allergic to pet hair and dandruff. We'll check before we stay in a... More 

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Michele R, General Manager at Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us! Yes, all Residence Inn Marriott hotels are pet friendly as we are an extended stay brand with guests that may stay with us for 30+ days. This always these guests to have a real home away from home experience. I do apologize your terry wasn't replaced during your housekeeping... More 

Denver, Colorado
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is a very good choice to stay in Sarasota. The rooms are new and clean, although, not as spacious as some other Residence Inn's. Properties owned by the Residence Inn can really vary. Some need complete remodels, while others will WOW you. The Sarasota Residence Inn is somewhere in the middle. It is comfortable and conveniently located to University... More 

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Orlando
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Very clean! Great staff. You are in your own space. Kitchen area has all the needs to create quick foods. . Will stay again. Rooms are very spacious and clean. Close the the Ringling Complex and also Longboat and Siesta Key beach.

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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
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton

Address: 1040 University Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34234-2853
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: $142 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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