Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Sarasota Springs

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sarasota Springs. This relaxing city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Venice Beach and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Sarasota Springs

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sarasota Springs a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Pop's Golf Range and Batting Center (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sarasota Springs

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sarasota Springs is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Celery Fields (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Payne Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Sarasota Springs

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), which is 43.3 mi (69.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Sarasota Springs, FL?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 6,114 vacation rentals around Sarasota Springs. From 2,009 house rentals to 3,146 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Springs:

  • Ilexhurst: 1,439 vacation rentals
  • Lido Key: 1,988 vacation rentals
  • Golden Beach: 115 vacation rentals
  • Indian Beach Sapphire Shores: 66 vacation rentals
  • Southgate: 161 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Sarasota Springs?

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

  • Doctors Hospital of Sarasota: 6,428 vacation rentals
  • St. Armands Circle: 8,441 vacation rentals
  • Point of Rocks: 6,851 vacation rentals
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club: 5,803 vacation rentals
  • Sarasota National Golf Course: 4,248 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarasota Springs listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Sarasota Springs?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 2,009 Houses in Sarasota Springs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sarasota Springs include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,146 rentals available
  • Villas: 365 rentals available
  • Cottages: 164 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sarasota Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,582 vacation rentals with pool available in Sarasota Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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