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Sarasota offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Venice Beach and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, this destination is home to Sarasota Jungle Gardens and Island Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Sarasota, the 68 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:
Baymont by Wyndham Sarasota - 2.5-star motel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and central location.
Quality Inn Bradenton - Sarasota North - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its proximity to the airport and comfortable rooms. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
Motel 6 Bradenton - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Reviews mention the good location and overall value.
Super 8 by Wyndham Ellenton Bradenton Area - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and clean rooms.
Virage Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its comfortable beds and overall value. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
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Sarasota attracts visitors with its beautiful gardens and sunsets, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Venice Beach and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area's cultural spots like John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art and Sarasota Opera House, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at St. Armands Circle.Sarasota is also notable for its:
The closest airport is in Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away in St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted). Sarasota might not have very many public transit options to choose from so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to see more of the area.