Heading to the Suncoast for FST's 13th Annual Sarasota Improv Festival? Need a place to stay? Scroll down for a list of our preferred hotels.
Art Ovation Hotel
Address: 1255 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236
Set your imagination free in the heart of Sarasota at Art Ovation. From distinctive artwork and culinary experiences to live performances, tours and workshops, this boutique hotel inspires creativity. With a long history of celebrating the arts, this unique destination on Florida's southwestern coast is the ideal setting for romantic retreats, family vacations, and business trips. Turn new experiences into enduring memories at this luxury hotel.
Baymont Inn & Suites
Address: 1425 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34239
For hometown comfort near Sarasota Airport, Baymont Inn & Suites invites you to stay at their Sarasota hotel. Located near the beauty of Sarasota Siesta Key Beach, within walking distance of charming local shops, and a mere 15-minute drive to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).
Address: 202 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
Located in downtown Sarasota, the Embassy Suites Hotel is within walking distance of restaurants, beaches, and Florida Studio Theatre. The Sarasota International Airport is 10 minutes away. The hotel offers free made-to-order breakfast, an outdoor pool on the eighth floor, a fitness center, and a nightly evening reception with complimentary drinks and snacks.
Address: 1223 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota FL, 34236
Located in Sarasota's Rosemary District, walking distance to downtown and minutes from the beach, the Hotel Indigo Sarasota hotel invites a closer look. Rent one of their Hotel Indigo bikes and spend some time at the Downtown Farmer’s Market or cruise over the Ringling Bridge to St. Armand’s Circle. The H2O Bistro provides a warm atmosphere for drinks and socializing, while serving specials highlighting the freshest local ingredients. They also offer three rooms for business or social gatherings and events. Hotel Indigo offers pet-friendly rooms and complimentary Wi-Fi so that you can relax with all the comforts of home while they take care of the little details.
The Westin Sarasota
Address: 100 Marina View Dr., Sarasota, FL 34326
Set sail to The Westin Sarasota and awaken your sense of wanderlust. Soaring over the Sarasota Bay and downtown, this hotel is situated moments from top destinations such as St. Armands Circle, Mote Marine Aquarium, Siesta Key Beach, Lido Key Beach, and Florida Studio Theatre. Enjoy an invigorating workout in their well-equipped fitness center before heading to their on-site spa, where you can restore your body with an array of skin treatments and soothing massages. The Westin's signature restaurant offers soul-warming comfort food prepared with healthy ingredients, while the rooftop bar serves refreshing poolside cocktails while you're soaking up the sun.
Address: 1020 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34234
At The SpringHill Suites by Marriott, you’ll discover a hotel experience infused with space and style. Inspired surroundings allow you to escape from routine and still achieve just what you need – whether you’re here for business or purely for pleasure, with stylish surprises around every corner, SpringHill Suites makes ordinary travel feel brand new. Experience a fresh, healthy and natural breakfast that's in perfect taste. Springhill Suites is located near beautiful white sand beaches, less than 1 mile from the Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport, and just down the road from Florida Studio Theatre. Enjoy free Wi-Fi, spacious work stations and modern furnishings with innovative room layouts. Relax in their outdoor heated pool or unwind in the fitness center.