Experience it all, lounging on the beach, delighting in a great meal and having fun at the nearby attractions, when staying at this Sarasota hotel.
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Water sports enthusiasts and beach bums alike will love the fact that Siesta Key Beach is only a mile away, and Turtle Beach is just four miles from this Sarasota hotel. If you're interested in exploring more of the area's aquatic offerings, we recommend that you head to the nearby Mote Marine Aquarium, where you can discover the secrets of the sea and see sharks, dolphins, manatees, sea turtles and hundreds of other species of marine life. Selby Aquatic Center and Twin Lakes Park are also close by.
Enjoy shopping and dining during your stay. The Pavilion Mall and Westfield Sarasota Square Mall with IMAX Theater are within 2 miles and St. Armand's Circle Shopping District is 6 miles from this Siesta Key hotel. If you're looking for more culture, be sure to visit the Ringling Museum of Art.
Make the most of your business trip while staying at this Sarasota hotel. IBM, Seneca Foods and GE are within minutes of our property. With Sarasota Bradenton International Airport just 20 minutes away, you can travel with ease.
Feel right at home in the spacious, modern and serene rooms at this Sarasota hotel. All rooms offer a 42-inch flat panel television with Direct TV satellite television, high-speed Internet access, a microwave, a refrigerator, a desk and more. Guests rave about our complimentary full breakfast, including eggs, yogurt, cereal, juice and much more.
Relax after a day of sightseeing or working in the sparkling outdoor heated pool and relaxing hot tub. Adding to the serenity is the lush tropical landscape that surrounds the pool area. We also offer an exercise facility, a 24-hour business center, free parking, sidewalks surrounded by tranquil landscapes and fresh popcorn and warm cookies in the lobby.
For a stay in Sarasota with a great location and impeccable service, choose our property.
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No pets allowed
Hotel location and the surrounding area
Do not go here unless you have 300.00 a night to throw away. This is an outdated exterior enter room type motel. Old fiberglass tub shower, with a noisy window A/C unit. I had to listen to what was...
Great location: close to beach, excellent breakfast options, wonderful staff, awesome pool and bar area. The rooms are comfortable and the grounds are beautifully maintained. There is some shopping...
Palos Hills, Illinois on 16-Feb-2020
Siesta Key Gateway provided a pleasant and relaxing place to stay for our three days. The lobby and room were clean, the attendants kind and knowledgeable, and the location extremely convenient. The...
The Best Western Plus Siesta Key Gateway is a nice hotel that's close to the beach, restaurants, shopping and a yummy ice cream shop right across the street. The free shuttle is a great way to get...
Excellent location for getting around to all the main parts of Sarasota. The hotel was a bit tired and dated and could certainly do with a refurbishment. Good option of a variety of things to eat at...
A tropically landscaped pool area, a business center and free WiFi - the many generous amenities that this Florida hotel offers will make your trip perfect.
Enjoy having all the comforts of home in your well appointed room at this Florida hotel.
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 7
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathrooms
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars
Knock lights available
Safety bar in shower
Walk-in shower available
Emergency alerting lighting
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
6.00 mile(s) from Seneca Foods, world leader in agribusiness
17.00 mile(s) from Tropicana, orange juice
80.00 mile(s) from Pepsi Bottling Company, soft drink provider
1 mile(s) from Siesta Key Beach, visit the #1 beach as rated by Dr. Beach (Stephen Leatherman) and the #1 beach on Tripadvisor in 2015
3 mile(s) from Siesta Key Village, a boutique collection of shops and restaurants on Siesta Key open year round
5 mile(s) from Historic Spanish Point, visit this historic facility and discover what many locals do not know about our south county villages
5 mile(s) from Selby Gardens, visit this world renowned facility representing many species of flora and fauna
9.00 mile(s) from Ringling Museum of Art, built by John Ringling to house his personal collection of masterpieces, today features world class paintings and sculptures by the great old masters including Rubens, van Dyck, Titian, El Greco and more.
10.00 mile(s) from Mote Marine Aquarium, explore the secrets of the sea through touch tools, viewable-working labs, and high-tech interactive exhibits. See sharks, dolphins, manatees and sea turtles, along with hundreds of other species of marine life.
11 mile(s) from Nathan Benderson Park, world class rowing facility in north Sarasota county approximately 11 miles from hotel
20 mile(s) from Myakka River State Park, outdoor activities galore in this park featuring kayaking, canoeing, air boat rides, hiking and exploring
15 mile(s) from Caspersen Beach, the best place to hunt for real shark's teeth in Venice, Florida
Sand Dollar Pool Bar, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, our poolside bar serving appetizers, sandwiches and salads from 12 PM - 4 PM daily
Adjacent to Carrabba's Italian, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Adjacent to Plaza de Mexico, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: dinner,
Across the street from Abel's Ice Cream, Ice Cream/Dessert, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, best ice cream and desserts around
Across the street from Hooter's Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, great wings, clams and shrimp
Adjacent to Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: dinner, upscale steakhouse and hand crafted cocktails
bar menu available
Across the street from Longhorn Steakhouse, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Across the street from Gluten Free Bakery, Brasserie, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, offering all gluten free breads and sandwiches
Across the street from Panera Bread, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, fresh pastries, bagels, salads and soups
2 block(s) from Dutch Valley Diner, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
.1 mile(s) from McDonald's, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
9.00 mile(s) from Ringling College of Art, design and art
14.00 mile(s) from Keiser College, private university
70.00 mile(s) from University of South Florida
18.00 mile(s) from Venice
23.00 mile(s) from Bradenton
56.00 mile(s) from St. Petersburg
69.00 mile(s) from Tampa
136 mile(s) from Orlando
237 mile(s) from Miami
1.00 mile(s) from Siesta Key, number one beach in the United States
4.00 mile(s) from Turtle Beach, public boat ramps
0.01 mile(s) from The Pavilion Mall, retail stores
2.50 mile(s) from Westfield Sarasota Square, retail stores, including JC Penney, Sears and Macy's.
3.50 mile(s) from Westfield Southgate Mall, retail stores, including Saks Fifth Avenue®, Dillards and Pottery Barn.
6.00 mile(s) from Walmart® Supercenter, open 24 hours
13.00 mile(s) from St. Armands Circle, upscale shopping, art galleries, restaurants
25.00 mile(s) from Ellenton Prime Outlets
10.00 mile(s) from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
Free local shuttle from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m., on demand shuttle service providing guests transportation to anywhere on Siesta Key only