The sunny beachside town of Sarasota is one of Florida’s hidden gems. Featuring amazing weather and numerous attractions, Sarasota is best known for its stunning Siesta Key Beach, one of the most consistent choices on the list of best beaches in the country.
With plenty of beachfront fun to be had, various boutique accommodations are available to visitors.
The Best Boutique Hotels in Sarasota and Siesta Key
The Beach Club at Siesta Key
Price: From $193
A laid-back upscale resort, The Beach Club at Siesta Key allows guests to partake in an exclusive boutique experience. Spread across 5 different buildings, this chic hotel is full of soothing modern color palettes with vibrant splashes.
Accommodation options include studio units and a 1- or 2-bedroom suite. The separate buildings are next to the beach or the pool, with great assured views. Some of the rooms have a private balcony to better enjoy said views. Each room has a fully-equipped modern design, with stainless steel appliances and Avonite countertops.
There is a heated pool on-site, along with a hot tub. The Beach Club at Siesta Key allows guests to opt for either a shared or a private one with numerous patio areas. The property also provides guests with gated access to Crescent Beach.
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The Inn on Siesta Key
Price: From $416
A tropical oasis only steps away from the beach, The Inn on Siesta Key provides a bright and airy boutique experience. The intimate atmosphere is enhanced by the luxurious amenities provided by the hotel.
These include a heated pool with Jacuzzi jets, propane gas grills, an outside shower, free laundry facilities, free parking, direct beach access, and a coastal color palette full of blue and green notes.
Each 1- or 2-bedroom suite has a fully-equipped kitchen with a stove, dishwasher, fridge, microwave, coffee maker, blender, and toaster. For extra privacy, all accommodation options include an outdoor seating area, whether on a balcony, patio, or screened porch. There is a flat-screen TV and DVD player available in every room, as well as a hairdryer. There are also pet-friendly options available.
Price: From $206
Conveniently located only a mile away from the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ), the Kompose Hotel is a custom boutique experience that caters to the taste and wallet of each guest.
When booking a room at the Kompose, guests will choose their preferred room type, then personalize their choice by including add-ons. The most popular ones involve access to the on-site pool, sauna, and fitness center.
Each accommodation option at the Kompose includes a flat-screen TV, quartz shower, plush towel set, bedding, minifridge, blackout curtains, and convenient storage space under the bed. Deluxe bathroom products are from an organic and sustainable line. Design options include concrete walls and floor-to-ceiling windows.
A quaint café on the premises serves charming fare to those seeking inspiration.
The Reserve Retreat
Price: From $225
A quaint boutique hotel that provides a luxurious experience, The Reserve Retreat is only a 5-minute walk away from Sarasota Bay. Designed to provide homey comforts to all guests, the hotel is a great gathering place for local artists and musicians.
It includes an upscale restaurant with terrace access, a coffee shop, a bookstore, and a wine bar.
This boutique hotel is only 5 minutes away from downtown Sarasota and offers various accommodation options, from superior guest rooms to private casitas. Each room features a unique design that is in keeping with the surrounding area. Some of them have a fireplace and fully-equipped kitchens. Rooms can include a fully tiled shower, a dinette set for 2 people, and a dedicated workspace.
Siesta Key Beach Resort and Suites
Price: From $159
Located just steps away from the ocean, the Siesta Key Beach Resort and Suites is a conveniently-located boutique experience. The luxurious resort amenities and the room variety cater to all guests, whether traveling alone or in groups.
Complimentary breakfast and on-site parking are provided, along with a resort-style pool, a hot tub, tiki huts with grilling stations, cruisers, and plenty of vending machines. This resort is the only hotel that can be found within the Siesta Key Village, which makes it an ideal choice for those favoring this location in Sarasota.
Accommodation options at the Siesta Key Beach Resort include standard guest rooms, studios, suites, and specialty versions like a bunk bedroom or a trundle room. Each option includes a Keurig coffee maker, flat-screen TV, microwave, ceiling fan, Arctic Zone cooler, and complimentary snacks.
Twin Palms at Siesta
Price: From $279
A low-key option full of charm, the Twin Palms at Siesta is conveniently found only minutes away from Point of Rocks and a mile away from Crescent Beach. This boutique resort offers contactless check-in and checkout, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property, grocery delivery, and stores within walking distance.
Following an extensive renovation, all suites at the hotel have been designed with elegant details, nautical accents, and an outdoor seating area to better enjoy the Florida sunshine while visiting Sarasota. The suites have a Simmons Beautyrest mattress, a flat-screen TV, a separate living room with a sleeper sofa, and an additional bathroom.
Each suite at the Twin Palms includes a fully-equipped kitchenette with steel and granite details. Outside, guests can enjoy the propane grills scattered around the site.
After a day full of enjoying the beaches, the delicious dining options, and the numerous art galleries and exhibits in Sarasota, visitors can retire to opulent accommodations that match the atmosphere in the area. There are also various parks, and the nightlife in the area is vibrant.