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La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota Downtown

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
The La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota was recently named a 2011 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award winner!You deserve a day at the beach. Choose the La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota facing the Sarasota Bay as well as overlooking Long Boat Key, and you'll find yourself just a short...
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1803 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-8338
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4.6 km to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
103 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love finding hotels that have a overall good rating then reading the 1 and 2 star ratings, I always find them comical. This La Quinta in no exception. If you are looking for a clean, comfortable room at a fair price this property fits...More

Thank dean m
Response from General M, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota DowntownResponded 1 week ago

Dean...Thank you!! My staff and I are very great full for the review and we thank you for choosing us. We do try to provide everyone with exceptional service and clean rooms. I look forward to your next visit. Sherry Heine - General Manager

Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

This place is dirty! Let me start with the rooms. The decor is dated. The bathroom was just gross. Wood flooring in the bathroom so it can’t be sanitized right, it smelled like urine. Nowhere to plug in to use the iron. Poor TV channel...More

Thank FishmanII
Response from General M, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota DowntownResponded May 17, 2018

We’re sorry the hotel didn’t meet your expectations and you had this experience while staying with us. We’ll share your comments with our staff so that we may improve our operation and prevent similar situations from happening to other travelers. I understand the hotel is...More

Reviewed May 1, 2018

We stayed here about a year and a half ago and found it to me a decent low cost option close to Ringling College of Art and Design so we decided to stay again this trip. Unfortunately this trip was very disappointing. There was a...More

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Response from General M, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota DowntownResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. I am sorry to hear that your experience was anything less than perfect. I do apologize that you were uncomfortable with our security procedures, which are designed for the safety of our guests. The door...More

Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We stay at this la quinta every two years and we have seen a decline in service. The mobile check in app was very convenient but when we got to our room it was an overwhelming smell of cigarettes. So we went to another room...More

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Response from General M, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota DowntownResponded April 27, 2018

I do apologize for all of these issues you experienced while trying to simply get to your room. I have spoken to all of my housekeeping staff and have actually posted this review for them to see. I do thank you for bringing this to...More

Reviewed April 26, 2018

Drove down to sarasota to meet my son who had flown in from New York. originally we were going to La Quinta off of highway but decided to stay down town so we could spend some time at my favorite museum the Ringling. Love just...More

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Response from General M, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota DowntownResponded April 27, 2018

Thank you for choosing our location and for posting your experience. So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and took advantage of our location to Ringling and the downtown area. We look forward to your return.

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The La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota was recently named a 2011 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award winner!You deserve a day at the beach. Choose the La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota facing the ...More Sarasota Bay as well as overlooking Long Boat Key, and you'll find yourself just a short drive away from Lido Beach and Siesta Key Beaches. Conveniently located just three miles from Sarasota-Bradenton Internationa...see morel Airport, this tropically landscaped hotel is near several popular attractions including the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, John & Mable Ringling Museum, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, and Ed Smith Stadium home of the Cincinati Reds Spring Training Camp. Offices for Boars Head Provisions, Florida Power & Light, Waterside Catering, and Wellcraft Marine are also located nearby. Ringling School of Art & Design is also located nearby. Guests will enjoy a refreshing heated outdoor pool, fitness center, and a delicious Free Bright Side BreakfastTM each morning. Each spacious guest room features free high-speed wireless Internet access, a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, voice mail, data port telephone, expanded cable channels, and much more Less
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lberk2017
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No, unfortunately we have not as of yet.
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No, I'm sorry we have not had a renovation within the last two years.
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