Discover a selection of 8,000 holiday rentals in Sarasota, FL, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 102 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Sarasota. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to arty Sarasota

Come and experience Sarasota and its art galleries, museums and theatre scene. This city's gardens, beaches and bird watching draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and Mote Marine Aquarium. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Sarasota

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sarasota a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Rolling Green Golf Club (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Gulf Gate Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Sarasota

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sarasota

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sarasota is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Island Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Sarasota Childrens Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sarasota

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), which is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sarasota?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 7,522 vacation rentals near Sarasota. From 379 villas to 3,311 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sarasota for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sarasota?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sarasota:

  • Lido Key: 1,976 vacation rentals
  • Indian Beach Sapphire Shores: 72 vacation rentals
  • Saint Armands Key: 3,795 vacation rentals
  • Palmer Ranch: 357 vacation rentals
  • Gillespie Park: 97 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sarasota?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sarasota. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. Armands Circle: 8,720 vacation rentals
  • Heritage Oaks Golf and Country Club: 6,160 vacation rentals
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club: 6,041 vacation rentals
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary: 6,516 vacation rentals
  • University Park Country Club: 8,485 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarasota listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Sarasota?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 379 Villas in Sarasota. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sarasota include:

  • Houses: 3,311 rentals available
  • Flats: 4,048 rentals available
  • Cottages: 234 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sarasota?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,649 vacation rentals with pool available in Sarasota. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Explore destinations around Sarasota

Lido Key
1,976 holiday rentals
Indian Beach Sapphire Shores
72 holiday rentals
Saint Armands Key
3,795 holiday rentals
Palmer Ranch
357 holiday rentals
Gillespie Park
97 holiday rentals
194 holiday rentals
Buccaneer Bay
36 holiday rentals
Coral Cove
52 holiday rentals
Ringling Park
61 holiday rentals
Alta Vista
143 holiday rentals
Crooked Creek
67 holiday rentals
Paver Park
78 holiday rentals
Bird Key
28 holiday rentals
Arlington Park
186 holiday rentals
Downtown Sarasota
159 holiday rentals
Hudson Bayou
100 holiday rentals
Shoreland Woods
69 holiday rentals
Misty Creek
22 holiday rentals
South Poinsettia
83 holiday rentals
74 holiday rentals