1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, Florida 34236 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (941) 309-2000   •  Map & Directions

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Guided by the symphony of the sun, guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota are entranced by its cadence – the promise of new discoveries every sunrise suggests and the enveloping contentment every sunset imparts. From our Florida resort’s perch in downtown Sarasota, neither discovery nor contentment are far from reach, whether it is the rich, artistic uniqueness that surrounds this Florida Gulf Coast retreat or the sandy, white beaches that indulge the desire to relax. Take time to explore the city's fine dining, museums, art galleries and performance venues. Spend moments, too, savoring the tranquil coastal lifestyle, particularly as the sun descends. As you find yourself entranced by this magical moment, watch as the sky paints a colorful canvas of orange, pinks and purples, and possibly even a flash of green, signifying the moment when the setting sun kisses the water goodnight.

  Guest Room Features & Amenities
  Property Features & Amenities
  Business Services
  Resort Policies
  Pet Policy
  Resort Amenity Program

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Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • Featherbeds, feather duvets and goose down pillows
  • Egyptian cotton linens and Italian wool throw blankets
  • Private balconies with sweeping views
  • Spacious guest bathrooms trimmed with marble
  • Gourmet coffee and tea presentation
  • Lighted makeup mirror, hair dryer and scale
  • Plush terry bathrobes and slippers
  • In-room safe
  • High-speed Internet access and Wi-Fi capabilities
  • Fully stocked refreshment cabinet
  • AM/FM clock radio with CD
  • Iron and full-size ironing board
  • 24-hour In-room dining
  • Complimentary morning newspaper
  • Complimentary overnight shoeshine
  • Twice daily housekeeping attention with evening turndown service

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Property Features & Amenities

  • 11 acres near the city center of Sarasota
  • 266 guest rooms with private balconies
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Sarasota, where gracious service is delivered by expert professionals
  • The Beach Club on Lido Key, an exclusive oasis of beachfront services
  • The Golf Club featuring an 18-hole Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course
  • Three lighted tennis courts located at the Golf Club
  • Full-service salon
  • Fitness Center
  • The Ritz-Carlton Club® Level guest rooms and suites with Club Lounge and dedicated Club Concierge
  • Florida Green Lodging certified

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota welcomes service animals.

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Business Services

  • On-site audiovisual services
  • Computers, printers and scanners
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Photocopying
  • Shipping & receiving

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Resort Policies

All guests must be 21 or older to rent a room.


  • Check In: 4 p.m.
  • Checkout: 11 a.m.


In the event you are unable to keep your hotel reservation, please cancel at least 72 hours prior to arrival to avoid a cancellation charge.

  • Cancellations made within 72 hours of arrival are subject to cancellation charge (one night's room & tax)
  • Pricing and policies are subject to change without notice


  • Valet parking only. A $26 USD fee per car per night applies.

Portable Inflatable Beds

  • $35 USD per day (based upon availability)
  • Due to Florida Fire Code, portable inflatable beds are not permitted in suites or accommodations with two queen beds.

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Pet Policy

Sarasota's only luxury beach hotel is also the only one in the area to offer upscale accommodations with a pet-friendly attitude.

  • Dogs less than 10 pounds, are welcome, and require advance registration.
  • Pet cannot be left unattended within guestroom, must be fully trained and appropriately restrained by the owner at all times.
  • There is a $250 USD non-refundable maintenance and restoration fee. 
  • For registration as well as a copy of the resort pet policy, please contact the resort concierge.

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Resort Amenity Program

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota offers a $28 USD Resort Activity Package per room, per night to enhance your resort experience. Amenities and services included in the Resort Amenity fee are:

  • Complimentary Internet access and Wi-Fi at the Hotel, Beach Club and Golf Club
  • Unlimited local phone calls
  • In-room coffee and tea presentation
  • Complimentary morning newspaper
  • Complimentary overnight shoeshine
  • Complimentary exercise classes
  • Golf Practice Area privileges with clubs and shoes
  • Bicycle use at Hotel and Beach Club
  • Tennis court usage at Golf Club with racquets and balls 
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Use of snorkels, masks and fins, body boards
  • Use of kayaks and paddleboards at Hotel
  • Use of fishing poles at Hotel, Beach Club and Golf Club
  • Complimentary 24-hour access to Fitness Center
  • Scheduled shuttle service to St. Armands Circle, Beach Club on Lido Key and Golf Club

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  • Main entrance
  • Restaurants and lounges are accessible
  • Meeting space is accessible
  • Entrance(s) to on-site swimming pool(s)
  • Entrance to on-site spa
  • Entrance to on-site fitness center
  • Entrance to on-site business center
  • Swimming pool(s) with self-operating lift
  • Accessible route to the registration desk
  • Registration desk accessible
  • 32-inch wide opening door
  • Route to accessible guest rooms
The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota is a Tier 3 property. Learn more or
Comfort You Package:
Starting at $319 USD per night

  • Overnight accomodations
  • American Breakfast for two (Enjoyed in the hotel restaurant)
  • $50 resort credit per night

For Charitable donations requests, please see
The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Bidding For Good