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The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

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Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 4 September 2014

great restaurant, great glof course, great attention, everything was perfect. Altought my visit was on a business trip I had the chance to enjoy all the ammenities this place offers. Excellent place to stay in Sarasota.

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We went up to Sarasota for the Labor Day Weekend. The downtown hotel where we stayed offers free access to the Ritz Beach Club on Lido Key. Both are beautiful properties but the staff is very well trained and service oriented. It's refreshing to see folks go above and beyond expectations regardless of their level in the organization. The restaurants...

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

The beach club adds a nice touch although beach erosion leaves less to be desire but natures fault so it's unfair to rate based on that .., hate the lounge area is combined with restaurant .., no place to comfortably enjoy a drink ..,, other than that the grounds are beautiful and service is great

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

This was our third visit to the Ritz Carlton Sarasota. The valets continue to welcome us warmly as does reception for check-in. I tried the mobile check-in while we were en route and it worked a charm - the front desk manager simply took a swipe of our credit card and handed me an envelope with the keys already prepared...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I've stayed here a few times. It is clearly the best option in Sarasota, and a really nice hotel. Somethings are terrific, others ok, and some, just terrible. Let me explain Terrific: Bell and Valet, they go out of their way to do anything for you Beach Staff at the beach club, they work their tails off and are great...

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Damien O, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, responded to this review

Dear stoneiam, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our resort with the TripAdvisor community. While I am delighted you found our Bellman and Valet teams terrific and enjoyed our staff and facility at The Beach Club, drinks and dessert in our Jack Dusty restaurant and lounge and your spa treatment 5 Star, I was...

Surrey
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I arrived at this hotel with my 2 children (10 & 13) for a short break, and we were not disappointed.the staff were attentive and we received a complimentary sea view upgrade, the bellhop was very helpful. The beach club being away from the hotel is a novel idea, and though a slight inconvenience the attitude of the staff there...

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Naples, Florida
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We have stayed here multiple times for business purposes. The Ritz Carlton Sarasota is a great destination. Enjoy the venue! Slow down your pace and enjoy the beautiful amenities such as the Beach Club, the water equipment, the Fitness Center, etc. Water is freely given out poolside, in the fitness center as well as the doormen. Infused water is also...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Ritz-Carlton Sarasota but the unusual nature of having to drive or take a bus to their beach club is the only drawback. It's not too far, but why didn't Ritz-Carlton place the hotel above the wonderful Beach Club instead of reserving that space for pricy condos? The pool at the hotel location is fairly...

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Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Wonderful property in Sarasota area. We enjoyed a nice weekend and the signature Ritz attention to details during our short stay. From welcome cookies in the room to toys for the younger guest. The beach club although packed on a Saturday afternoon was very nice and a good compliment to the main hotel.

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Preston, lancashire
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We visited for 12 nights in July . On arrival we were a little disappointed that the club room we usually upgrade to was now £100 extra per night and that there was now a 'resort fee' of $24 per day, any way we love the hotel and club level so we just agreed and went for a drink in...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience a resort where the casual Gulf Coast lifestyle meets the sophisticated, cosmopolitan excitement of the city. Featuring exceptional dining, a luxurious spa, championship golf,off-site Beach Club nearby, lavish accommodations and sweeping bay and city views, The Ritz-Carlton in Sarasota, Florida, provides guests with a relaxing escape from the everyday. While you're visiting, be sure to enjoy the sandy beaches recently named the 2011 "Best Beach in America." ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

Address: 1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236-5594
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: $521 - $1,408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota 5*
Number of rooms: 266
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Also Known As:
The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Hotel Sarasota
Sarasota Ritz Carlton
Ritz Sarasota
Ritz-Carlton Sarasota
The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Florida
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#2 Green Hotel in Sarasota
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