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    Hotel Ranola

    118 Indian Pl, Sarasota, FL 34236-5800
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (4)

    • Excellent75%
    • Very good17%
    • Average3%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “art deco” (20 reviews)
    “whole foods” (23 reviews)
    “main street” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    3 Star Hotel
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    All reviews art deco whole foods main street full kitchen downtown sarasota white tiles bed and breakfast recently stayed at the hotel dressing area small apartment charming hotel hardwood floors within walking distance air conditioning the perfect place to stay farmers market rooms are great beach chairs and towels home away from home watch tv
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Ranola for a few days in March. Terry and Dale really know how to take care of their guests, and enjoy what they do. As others have said this is an art deco hotel, not a chain...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you're looking to be within walking distance of the many shops and restaurants in downtown Sarasota, and don't want to pay an arm and a leg, this funky little boutique hotel is a solid choice. It's a former small apartment house one block off...More

    Response from HotelRanola, Guest Ser at Hotel Ranola

    Hello. Thank you so much for your positive review. We are thrilled you had a wonderful stay in our eclectic historic Art Deco hotel in the heart of downtown Sarasota. We are convenient to walk to great restaurants, cultural happenings and the bay. As you...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    The owners and staff at this small property go out of their way to make sure you're satisfied and happy. This really makes the stay pleasant, despite some flaws. Rooms are like a small apartment - with kitchen, and dressing alcove - All adequate. But...More

    Response from HotelRanola, Guest Services at Hotel Ranola

    Hello. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are very glad to hear that we provided you with good customer service. We strive to ensure our guests have a very good stay with us and we always aim to...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

    We are locals but decided on a weekend visit to downtown Sarasota. The hotel is in the perfect location to park and walk the city. Close to great restaurants, theater and exploring unknown places in the city. The owners and staff were so accomodating. Loved...More

    Response from HotelRanola, Guest Services at Hotel Ranola

    Hello, Thank you for choosing The Ranola for your local getaway. We are so glad you enjoyed your hotel stay and all that downtown Sarasota has to offer. As you mentioned, it's an added plus that so many fantastic offerings are within walking distance of...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    If you like retro things, particularly Art Deco and a feel of the 1920's and 30's , don't miss this terrific little hotel. We stayed for 5 nights, and couldn't be more pleased. The owners and all of the staff will make you feel welcome,...More

    Response from HotelRanola, Guest Services at Hotel Ranola

    Hello. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay in our 1926 Art Deco Hotel in downtown Sarasota. We aim to provide a welcoming, comfortable, unique experience for our guests and take pride in the fact that the hotel is not a traditional chain hotel destination....More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (1)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Linsey Lu L
    Sorry if I'm missing it, but do you have shampoo & shower gel or do we need to bring our own? Thanks!
    9 March 2017|
    Response from HotelRanola | Property representative |
    Hello, Yes, we do provide shampoo and shower gel as well as conditioner and lotion. There is also a hair dryer in the dressing area. Thank you very much for your inquiry. Please let us know if we can be of any further... More
    Nancy M
    Is this pet friendly ?
    21 November 2016|
    Response from HotelRanola | Property representative |
    Big Hello We only accept service dogs. The Aloft down the street take pets Jeri
    Nancy M
    Is this Pet friendly?
    21 November 2016|
    Response from jaibow | Reviewed this property |
    They are pet friendly for service animals only!
    Room Tips
    "Upstairs away from street noise"
    Sherri G, 6 days agoRead review
    "Our first floor room felt like it was right on the street - and shades had to be kept closed all the time for..."
    Joyce123456, 1 month agoRead review
    "We were on the second floor on the side street, just normal city noise."
    pathomer19, 1 month agoRead review
    "Prime location and price in Downtown Sarasota"
    swimgator, 2 months agoRead review
    "The suite is a one bedroom apartment with a full kitchen - great for a long stay."
    tracybp2017, 2 months agoRead review
    "Try to choose a room away from Ringling Bvd."
    jaibow, 4 months agoRead review
    "Probably at the back of the building to be as far away from any street noise"
    bblonde52, 5 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are first class and comfortable"
    rusty_chinnis, 5 months agoRead review
    "Travelers with disabilities and need a wheel chair or people with kids shouldn't stay here."
    FMWriter, 6 months agoRead review
    "#2 is the downstairs suite with a King bed"
    nancyolah, 7 months agoRead review
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