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The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a hotel I will return to for service and comfort . Exceptionally well trained staff. Attentive hotel staff guided and pleasantly assisted us during sudden power outage (the entire block went dark) , with minimum inconvience, so that we felt safe. Enjoyed watching pelicans and egrets from the hotels rear garden. Quality dining.

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Forest Hill, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second stay at this hotel. It is within walking distance of downtown Sarasota theaters and restaurants. It is also a short drive, or shuttle ride to St Armands Circle. The beach club is outstanding. A very quiet and private beach compared to others in the region.

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Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I had the amazing experience of an extended stay at the Ritz while our home was being renovated. The Sarasota Ritz surpassed every other luxury hotel we have stayed in the past including other Ritz properties. Every detail is cared by a very efficient and friendly staff that pays attention to all our preferences, including Dean and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great weekend of relaxation and golf. We will make that trip again. The golf course was in pristine condition. pro shop staff was very helpful. Had dinner in the club grille after golf. bartender was most helpful with some great menu selections and conversation.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 5 nights at the Ritz-Carlton Sarasota and loved every minute! The staff was the friendliest and most welcoming of any place EVER. They made us feel welcome and appreciated in every way. From the minute we walked in the front door we were treated like V.I.P.s The Concierge, Nicole, was excellent. She was SO helpful and really went the...

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Congratulations to the Ladies and Gentlemen of the Ritz Carlton Sarasota. We splurged on a short-notice vacation and spent 8 truly magnificent days at this very unique property. The hotel is conveniently located on the ICW near downtown. But a quick 10 minute drive across the Sarasota Bay bridge to Lido Key gives guests priority access to the Ritz Carlton...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Tier 3 hotel with Tier 5 service is my greatest experience with luxury stays. They are super friendly with kids and very professional in every aspect. Resort is just fantastic. Key Biscayne needs to learn from Sarasota location how to keep beach clean and offer professional service.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to venture south to visit the Orioles' at Ed Smith Stadium for a little bit of Major League Baseball Spring Training. Our friends had recommended the Ritz, and, having stayed at other Ritz locations previously, we had high expectations. We were not disappointed. The staff was as wonderful as you would expect them to be - making every...

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Edmond
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great Ritz Carlton. Beautiful place, great beds, service is outstanding, not intrusive, and it seems everyone knows your name on approach. The only glitch in the stay was waiting 30 minutes past our dinner reservation to be seated, but we had a great meal. That can happen anywhere, so I don't think it's typical of the RC.

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baltimore
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Great , friendly wait staff . Enjoyed the bar on site and walking to across the bridge to town . Weather perfect , beach club fun . So if you have points and and can swing it I would recommend . One word of caution . Be aware that there is an attitude there . Ignore it , its easy...

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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: RM1,785 - RM4,792 (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
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#2 Green Hotel in Sarasota
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