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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Average hotel, staff welcoming, but wish we had been told they were repainting the outside of the hotel so we weren't surprised to find painters out side our room window on the 3rd floor at 8:30 am, breakfast ok but no fresh fruit on offer, also only complimentary coffee in reception area so not tea on offer, not everybody likes...

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Room was small and hotel was average...nothing to brag about. Walls thin. Breakfast was very sparse. When leaving for dinner, rednecks sitting on tailgate in parking lot drinking. One was peeing in bushes. Lots of people in parking lot. Probably wouldn't stay here again.

3Thank WyoCwby
Debbie B, General Manager at Sleep Inn Sarasota, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and choosing to stay with us. We were also disturbed to hear about the experience you described at our hotel. We hope you don't hold the actions of a random act from one party against us and that you may give us another chance in the future.

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Booked 2 rooms for a night during the Christmas holidays. Check-in and check-out were both quick and efficient. The rooms were clean, quiet and comfortable as usual. This isn't the first time we've stayed here nor will it be the last. The hotel is located away from the main road so it would be easy to pass it by...but the...

Thank bphillips2015
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We arrived early (2:15) and were told rooms were not ready and to come back at 2:45. OK, no problem ... check was at 3pm. When we came back at 2:50 rooms were still not ready and there were a dozen or so others waiting to check in. We finally got checked in at 3:10. They are trying to hire...

Thank Don L
Bridgewater, New Jersey
Reviewed 18 January 2016

You can walk to the Ringling complex from this motel and the Ringling complex is well worth a full day. There are also a few good restaurants within walking distance as well. The hotel is a typical member of the Choice hotel group in that it is not 'upper end' nor is it 'lower end.' You get a clean, safe...

Thank rlfischer
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This motel is hidden away at the end of a street opposite the airport road, which I thought was quite unusual. The motel was fine, the desk clerk was pleasant and our room and bathroom was clean. We didn't get up in time for breakfast, so I can't comment about that. Good value.

Thank Kaye S
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The staff was so helpful, they helped with printing boarding passes for flight home, the food was what can be expected for a hot breakfast, but the service is worth the stay. The counter help and breakfast staff great, the maintenance staff worked fast and efficient. The stay was worth a lot more then cost. The rooms were awesome

1Thank Jad B
ont. cda.
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We stayed from DEc. 26-to Jan.3 had No problems at all. The room was clean, helpful staff, and a mini fridge and microwave I was not expecting. Good free breakfast. The pool is small but fairly clean and private with palms and small trees. My cell phone worked fine and I have a Cdn. phone. Always got a parking space....

Thank brenda018
Geisenhausen, Germany
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I recently stayed here twice, a few weeks apart. It really made me realize how the guests present at a particular moment really affect the atmosphere in the hotel. I was present for the same incident that Lisa J. mentioned and was also kind of sketched out. A few weeks later, I had to return to Sarasota. The second time,...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 31 December 2015

In other reviews you'll see people saying the price is right, and that this hotel is a good value, etc etc. And that the hotel staff are pleasant and very easy to work with. All of those things are true-- superficially, at least-- but come with significant caveats. If you listen to nothing else in this review, listen to this:...

1Thank Uche O

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 30 miles from SRQ airport and miles from Siesta key beach - #1 beach in the US - this fully renovated, smoke free, interior corridor hotel offers free continental breakfast, free high speed wi-fi access, outdoor pool, business center and guest laundry on premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sleep Inn Sarasota

Address: 900 University Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34234-2848
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Price Range: €72 - €196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sleep Inn Sarasota 2.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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Sleep Inn Sarasota Florida
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“Don't chose one at all.”
  • Right next to the door is the nasty wall
  • Night Stand stains, what is this? ew!
  • And even more stains
  • Stains on Bed clothes
  • Dirty, stained lamp shade
  • Nasty Chair
  • Thick dust, where is housekeeping?
  • So dusty
 of 5 bubbles honestmind, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Low cost, OK accommodation”
 of 5 bubbles cloudi00, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Check A/C unit upon check-in”
 of 5 bubbles yourswflnotary, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“good bed sleep good.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Go to a better hotel”
 of 5 bubbles dotdotgriffin, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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