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Daytona Beach Shores, Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I worked for Marriott for about 3 years and i highly favor staying at marriott properties however this hotel i did not quite find very up to par. I am not usually one to make complaints because i am in the hospitality industry and i know how irritating and frustrating having complaints our however i was very much excited about...

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Vero Beach FL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly and helpful staff, great location on the Manatee River with a lovely "river walk" just a few steps out the back of the hotel. Ample parking, comfortable rooms and attractive pool area. The hotel had a big and attractive lobby with sofas and comfortable chairs, and café.

Thank Fish-T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From a customer service standpoint, there is a lot to be desired. We were there for a wedding, asking to check in an hour early because the ceremony was in the early afternoon. After some vigorous typing, the lady managed to get us one of the worst rooms (not honoring the bed, floor, or view requests in any way) in...

Thank Hatzlacha
TomJungGM, General Manager at Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your recent experiences with us. My apologies that we did not meet your expectations as with many weddings this past weekend, early check-ins are very important and at times we may not have the exact room type available early but an alternative so that our guests can prepare for the upcoming wedding. Noise...

Stratford NJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just did a solo tour of Florida, I stayed at all Courtyards. This was the worst, now shall I say, I'm comparing it to the Jacksonville Beach hotel, that had everything it Advertised. This hotel is a bit run down, I overheard at least 2 complaints to the maintenance dept. It was a bit outdated, and I'm thinking, not in...

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TomJungGM, General Manager at Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, My Apologies we did not meet your expectations during your recent stay with us. Future renovations are planned for the hotel and we hope you may reconsider returning to enjoy our facilities. The Riverwalk located behind the hotel on The Manatee River offers beautiful views, restaurants, beach volleyball, piers, skateboard park and children's park area. In the...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I was in the area taking a class and spent several day at the hotel in early Dec. The location is very nice on the river. I got a room overlooking the river which was great. The staff is very pleasant and helpful. The Bistro food is OK. The property is very nice and well maintained. Somethings on the inside...

Thank Stephen C
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We stayed here for two days over Thanksgiving. The staff was great, and our room was clean and nice. The beds were very comfortable. The hotel was in a great location. We walked down the riverfront from the hotel. We will return to this hotel!

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Land O Lakes, Florida
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were in town for the Bradenton Blues Festival and again selected the Courtyard over other downtown hotels. The location is terrific, just a 3 minute walk to the city park were the music festival takes place. There is plenty of parking out front of hotel, but no valet. I want to emphasize that the staff is a fantastic group....

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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is our second stay at this location, and had a wonder time the last time we came down to drop of our son for college, so we decided to come down for Thanksgiving and see him as well as out other son who lives in Fl. Plus we were able to bring our Pomeranian with us. As always the...

Thank chappell60
Erica P, Front Office Manager at Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear Chappell60, Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront. 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. Please accept our sincere apology for your recent experience at...

Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Extremely diligent staff. The property is average to above average, however the location near the Manatee river is wonderful. We stayed in a junior suite and it was very large and well appointed. Great for a small family like ours.

1Thank Richard L
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a wonderful place. It's near everything and it's quiet. The River Walk is fantatic! The view of Manatee River is awesome. We didn't eat there but the pool was very nice and the fitness center great. Across the Manatee River is Riverhouse Reef and Grill...very nice eating and viewing. Also the Ellenton Outlet Mall is only a few...

1Thank hungeryhobo

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover one of Florida's premier hotels at Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront, located directly on the Manatee River near the Gulf of Mexico, Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key. Our pet friendly hotel features free high speed Internet access, The Bistro, a modern fitness center and gorgeous outdoor pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront

Address: 100 Riverfront Dr. West, Bradenton, FL 34205-8848 (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Bradenton
Price Range: $220 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront 3*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
Marriott Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota / Riverfront Hotel Bradenton
Courtyard Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront Florida
Holiday Inn Bradenton
Bradenton Holiday Inn
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#4 Business Hotel in Bradenton
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“upstairs room toward the back - north side”
 of 5 bubbles Fish-T, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If possible get a higher floor overlooking the river.”
 of 5 bubbles 185stephenc, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“any floor at end of the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles BillIBT, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor, high numbered rooms get views of the Manatee River”
 of 5 bubbles Jim425, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a very quiet room, but it overlooked a parking area. If you want to overlook the pool or river, request that view.”
 of 5 bubbles GayleT545, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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