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Zota Beach Resort

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Welcome to Zota Beach Resort. Beautifully located on the Gulf of Mexico, Longboat's newest luxury beach resort features modern architectural touches along with stylish accommodations and distinctive dining experiences that reflect the relaxed ambiance of Florida's West Coast. At Zota Beach Resort, you'll enjoy relaxed beachfront luxury along with easy access to the upscale shopping, entertainment, and restaurants at St. Armands Circle. You are also invited to indulge in a variety of resort amenities ideal for family vacations and romantic weekend getaways, including our sun-drenched outdoor pool area and chic wine bar. With over 2,700 square feet of beachfront event space, Zota Beach Resort is also an ideal choice for meetings, weddings, and special events.
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Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Getting there
Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport9 km
St. Petersburg Intl Airport58 km
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I spent a few days here for a weekend getaway and it was great! Very beautiful resort right on the beach. Bailey at the pool was very attentive. Always made sure we had everything we needed and kept the pool area clean!...More

Thank Julia G
Response from LBKGSM, Guest Relations Manager at Zota Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

Tim, Thank you for the great review! We are so glad to have Bailey and Jake as part of the Zota team. We are also glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you and your wife return to visit us again soon! Regards,...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

We are seniors & rarely get a chance to get away from our farm up in the cold northeast. Once a year however, we try and pick a nice place on the beach (we love the Gulf Coast) & this time, we hit the lottery!...More

5  Thank Kmafarm
Response from LBKGM, General Manager at Zota Beach ResortResponded 16 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Zota Beach Resort and for spending your getaway on the West Coast of Florida. We also appreciate you taking the write such a detailed review of your experience. Your kind words will certainly energize all the associates at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel excellent very friendly staff . Beautiful rooms and facilities , excellent swimming pool and gym facilities Great position on a wonderful quiet beach which was very clean Hotel needed a more casual restaurant and bar which stayed open later Main Restaurant rather serious and...More

Thank Minneola1
Response from LBKGM, General Manager at Zota Beach ResortResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. LBKGM

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the BEST experience while at Zota Beach Resort. The staff made me feel very welcome from the moment I checked in. Roy, the manager makes sure that guests are well taken care of. Make sure you say hello to the concierge Dan Kelsey....More

Thank JeannetteMC1
Response from LBKGSM, Guest Relations Manager at Zota Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review! We are certainly lucky to have Roy & Dan! We hope you return soon for another stay! Regards, LBKGSM

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from (what is becoming) our annual trip to Zota. Still just as good as last year. No issues with red tide. Beach was clean and people where in the water. Including two dolphins swimming near the shore. Love heading to circle for diner...More

Thank TaxmanPA
Response from LBKGSM, Guest Relations Manager at Zota Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the 5 star review! We are glad you returned to stay with us at Zota. We look forward to welcoming you back for your stay next year! Regards, LBKGSM

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15 October 2018|
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Response from richard s | Reviewed this property |
call the hotel
15 September 2018|
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Response from Claudia D | Reviewed this property |
Not the fish. At all. The red tide odor came up to the pool on my last day of 5 days when the wind direction changed.
12 August 2018|
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Response from Claudia D | Reviewed this property |
There are mostly good days at the beach. In a week there was I bad day. Still used the pool at Zota tho!
Room Tips
"Ask for a front room if not too expensive"
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"Luxury resort, Friendly Staff,"
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"Pay extra for the beach facing rooms, Sunsets are increadible !"
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"All the rooms we stayed in were nice, quiet, however I do like the views from the higher floors."
5 weeks ago
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US$211 - US$494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesFloridaLongboat Key
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