We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport

Show Prices
#18 of 48 Hotels in Sarasota
GreenLeadersGold level
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

420 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 408: English reviews
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the property for 4 days in October. The location, directly next to the Sarasota airport is great. It is a short drive to many restaurants and attractions in the area. If you don't feel like going out for dinner, the restaurant on the property is very good. The food was far and above our expectations. My wife... More 

Helpful?
Thank vicente r
Kennesaw, Georgia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been staying at this hotel for the past few years. I'm there at least one week a month. I would say that my last stay has shown they really have built a solid staff. Dylon the manager as well as Mark and David have been nothing but professional and you can tell the men and women they have... More 

Helpful?
Thank Micah C
Dylan B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Dear Micah C, Your continued patronage to our hotel means everything to us and we sincerely thank you for taking the time to let us know your kind words about our facility and staff! We always strive to provide you the comforts of home and its amazing to hear about your 5-star satisfaction thus far. I agree completely that Mark,... More 

Aventura, Florida
Level Contributor
30 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

everything about this hotel exceeded expectations compared to typical holiday inn express. great room, pool, decor, etc. . excellent restaurant too. clarence at front desk very helpful. requested room change as elevator noise was bothersome to me and was cheerfully handled. you wont be disappointed here

Helpful?
Thank jon c
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent business, and for taking the time to recognize our property and our great team members such as Clarence on TripAdvisor. 'Exceeding expectations' is exactly what we want to hear. Our owner built this property with the mission of developing the most impressive Holiday Inn product anywhere; and the brand has recognized us with their elite... More 

1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016

During the time I spent at this location, the staff made sure I felt at home throughout the entire duration of a 3 week long visit. The manager Mark answered all of my questions and sorted out any issues I had immediately. Bar tenders Jay and Carol were very sociable and quickly became good friends, as well as the patrons... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nicholas C
Dylan B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Dear Nicholas C, Thank you for your recent business and for taking the time to let us know about your 5-star satisfaction! Our goal from every position within our staff is to make our guests feel at home and as comfortable as possible and it's great to hear we succeeded with you! Mark, Jay, and Carol are certainly fantastic at... More 

Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Staff very friendly. Restaurant was great. The chicken quesadilla was awesome. Rooms were spacious and mattress was comfortable. I would definitely recommend it. Next to airport not much of anything else around it. But was quite.

Helpful?
Thank Dessiediva
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent business, and for taking the time to share your experiences on TripAdvisor. Your recommendation means a lot to us; and we're glad you enjoyed our restaurant and hotel. More 

Sarasota, Florida
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We have had large weekend events here twice a year, every year since they opened. There staff is wonderful, our guests love the rooms, the food is delicious, and they treat us royally. We always look forward to coming back. Gladys Grad, Mah Jongg Madness Tournaments and Cruises

Helpful?
Thank GladysMahJongg
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending us! Our goal is to deliver the kind of service you describe to all our groups and costumers. But the commends mean all the more to us given your group's loyalty to our property since we opened. We look forward to seeing everyone back in June! More 

Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
57 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We intended to stay only one night but we liked it so much we stayed two. Hotel was extremely clean! Room was spotless. Love the open atrium. Staff was very friendly. This hotel is on the opposite side of the main airport entrance. Not a big deal. Never heard a plane as the airport is not that busy. Rooms are... More 

Helpful?
Thank French F
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback. While we are in a very central location near both the Manatee and Sarasota County's beaches and downtown Sarasota, our property is somewhat hidden, not being located on a major highway or corridor. Even some of the local press coverage about our opening referred to us as a 'hidden gem.' So we sincerely appreciate... More 

Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had to stay here for 6 nights waiting to close on our house. Couldn't of been stuck in a better place. Room was fabulous, super clean. Ate at the bar every night. Food was wonderful and reasonable. You couldn't ask for better bar staff. Jay was great! Great inside pool and hot tub. We will return for Sunday football and... More 

Helpful?
Thank jeannineb611
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent business, and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We will be sure to pass your comments on to our bar manager, Jay, and hope to see you again soon. More 

Tampa, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Holiday Inn Sarasota-Airport is the best place to stay in Sarasota. It's your home away from home. They have excellent customer service, and they do their best to make your stay a pleasurable experience. The hotel is clean. That sweet mist that greets you as you step in is so welcoming and refreshing. At Holiday Inn Sarasota-Airport, you are their... More 

Helpful?
Thank bonitababes1
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent business, and for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor! 'Best place to stay in Sarasota' is exactly what we want to hear! We look forward to seeing you the next time you're in the area. More 

1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I was at this Holiday Inn this past weekend with a group tour of 50+ people. This Holiday Inn was fabulous. The staff, the service, the rooms + more was great. The staff at breakfast and dinner were so courteous. The rooms were updated and very clean. Couldn't ask for a better place to stay. Enjoyed every moment. We will... More 

Helpful?
Thank Suzan O
David A, David Alexander, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to share your feedback. It was a pleasure accommodating your group this past weekend; and we're glad you enjoyed our breakfast and dinner. We're glad to hear you'll be staying again! More 

172 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (131)
Viewed
Bathroom (15)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (11)
Viewed
Room/Suite (15)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Other (72)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (41)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (17)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Sarasota hotels
10.1 mi away
Comfort Suites Sarasota
Comfort Suites Sarasota
#1 of 48 in Sarasota
600 reviews
1.2 mi away
Hyatt Place Sarasota / Bradenton Airport
1.1 mi away
Hampton Inn & Suites Sarasota-Bradenton Airport
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7.1 mi away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota I-75
1.1 mi away
Hilton Garden Inn Sarasota - Bradenton Airport
1.8 mi away
Regency Inn & Suites
Regency Inn & Suites
#24 of 48 in Sarasota
185 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
GreenLeadersGold level
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport is a 135 room premier boutique hotel in the heart of Sarasota and Bradenton. Chic, contemporary decor, and an unsurpassed range of amenities, it is ideal for sophisticated business and leisure travelers.The Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport Restaurant and Lounge features dining al fresco under the blue skies and exquisite cuisine, deliciously created. The rooms and suites are spacious, state-of-the-art amenities such as 36" flat-panel TV and free Wi-Fi. The Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport offers exceptional event facilities for groups of 10 to 200, enjoy convenient access to venues of Sarasota and Bradenton. Relax in our indoor pool or work-out in our fitness facility. Explore the best from golf, shopping at St Armands Circle, restaurants and the beautiful white sandy beaches of Siesta Key, Lido Beach, Longboat Key and Anna Maria Island. Hotel is adjacent to the Sarasota Bradenton International Convention Center and attractions such as: Ringling Museum of Art, Asolo Theatre, VanWezel Performing Arts, & Mote Marine. Located within a few miles of University of South Florida, New College, and Ringling College of Art. Neighboring corporate offices are: Sun Hydraulics, Honeywell, Chris Craft, Pierce Manufacturing, Rectrix Air, Volo Air, Dolphin Aviation, Siemens, and Lockheed Martin. We guarantee you will have an memorable experience, that will meet and exceed your expectations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport

Address: 8009 15th St E, Sarasota, FL 34243-2713
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: £82 - £299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport 3.5*
Number of rooms: 135
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Odigeo, Expedia and IHG so you can book your Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport Hotel Sarasota
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport Florida
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Sarasota
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago
Sterling Heights, Michigan
over a year ago
Bradenton, Florida
over a year ago

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from Holiday Inn Sarasota - Airport staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I typically like staying on floor 2 or 4 on the odd number side of the hotel. I find the rooms not facing the parking lot are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 453micahc, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the West are much quieter than the EAST. Stay away from the elevator area!”
 of 5 bubbles DonMaura, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“That hallway definitely kept us away from the restaurant/atrium sounds”
 of 5 bubbles lovelylotus0829, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“AWAY from lobby, atrium and lounge. Acoustics are horrible.”
 of 5 bubbles LoriR367, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms would be off the main atrium.”
 of 5 bubbles kimmV5750PE, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay