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Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lakewood Ranch

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

3 day stay at end of Holiday. Excellent location for Tampa, Sarasota, St Petes etc all within easy drive. Nice rooms, free Wi Fi, clean and excellent buffett breakfast taken in the steakhouse attached to the hotel. The breakfast buffett is $9.99 per person or you can include in room price so you can work out which is better value...

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Grevenmacher
Reviewed 5 January 2016

A/C excruciatingly loud based on 3 rooms (2 couples travelling, 1 changed rooms due to noise), sounds like construction equipment next to your head. Poolside rooms are loud due to drunk people in pool area. Pool small. Otherwise nice 3-star. Decent restaurant though service unprofessional including wrong billing.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lakewood Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Lucretius, Thank you for your stay and for leaving a review about our hotel on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is extremely important as this will help us to achieve our mission to provide the perfect guest experience. It is saddening to know that you perceived the noise level in the property too high. Our guest's comfort remains a priority and...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I love Holiday Inn; stay a lot for business travel. Took my family to FL for a Family Wedding last week in Bradenton. Needed a good location with easy access to the venue and things to do in the day before the evening reception. Hotel access is great; room, lobby and bathroom are starting to show some wear. Does not...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lakewood Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Kathryn T, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am delighted to know that you liked the food we have served at our restaurant. On the other hand, it is regrettable that some aspects of our room accommodations and lobby did not meet your expectations. I appreciate that you have pointed this...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Great price for a beautiful hotel. Without the sign would never have guessed it was a holiday inn - looked much more upscale. If possible, ask for 5th floor - room was spacious and had a good view of the surrounding area, but not of the beach. No tub, but who sits in a tub in a hotel unless you...

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Fort White, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Had to attend a training for the weekend. Room was very spacious and bed was comfortable. Nice large shower, no tub in my room, glad of that. We arrived after 8:00pm and the pool and hot tub were still open. The area was clean and the hot tub was nice and hot. We even tried out the excersice room and...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 31 October 2015

I stayed at this hotel for two nights on a recent business trip. The lobby and rooms are spectacular. Huge bathrooms!! This feels like a 5 star hotel. The service and personnel are friendly & helpful. I highly recommend this hotel if you are staying in Sarasota/Lakewood Ranch. Close to shopping and more restaurants than I could count.

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Oahu, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Stayed at this location for a training class in the Sarasota area. Very clean and nice property and rooms. Good value for the price. Breakfast buffet is OK and hard to complain about since it was included in the stay. If I had to pay for it, I think I'd choose something else. Just food for thought. Otherwise very nice...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Our go to hotel when in Sarasota. Not near downtown, so we have to drive. We think it is worth the little inconvenience. Rooms are huge with all the expected touches of a first class Holiday Inn. Excellent staff, we've been there at least 6 times and recommended this property to at least 12 out-of-town visitors. Does get sold out,...

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Stoughton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This Holiday Inn is a great value. The room is spacious, clean, quiet and the bed and pillows are superior to most hotels in its class. The bathroom was up-to-date, spotless with upscale amenities. The staff is super friendly. All in all, a fantastic stay.

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Ft Lauderdale, Fl
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This Holiday Inn is very clean, and the staff is very friendly. Rooms were very clean, and beds were comfortable. They seem to follows the same rules and regulations as most of other Holiday Inn's I've stayed at: "clean, affordable, friendly staff". I stayed here 2 days for a work conference. The meeting rooms were comfortable and there was ample...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Voted #1 Holiday Inn in North America and in the Top Ten for 6 years running. Completely Remodeled In 2008! Step into luxury at Holiday Inn Lakewood Ranch hotel. These boutique smoke-free Sarasota lodgings, close to Bradenton Airport, championship golf courses, Sarasota Polo Club, and proximity to I-75 corridor feature fine, upscale amenities and lavish touches. In all of our guestrooms, you ll find new Dynasty beds outfitted with premium sateen sheets. Enjoy complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access, and the ability to send documents to the printer in our hotel s onsite Business Center. When it s time to relax, you have plenty of entertainment options with our pristine lake view pool and spa, miles of walking trails, authentic Alamo Steakhouse and Grill featuring bison steaks, Certified Angus beef, fresh seafood, and enjoy cable and movie channels on your in room 32-inch LCD HDTV. And for your convenience, there are microwave ovens, refrigerators, irons and ironing boards, lighted vanity mirrors, and hair dryers in every guestroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lakewood Ranch

Address: 6231 Lake Osprey Drive, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240
Region: United States > Florida > Lakewood Ranch
Price Range: $202 - $372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lakewood Ranch 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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“Get a view of the water”
 of 5 bubbles parsley72, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles annmy, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you are planning an extended stay, spring for the king suites...they are well worth it!”
  • Beautiful view from king suite room!
 of 5 bubbles SunshineDiver, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on 3rd floor overlooking car park but still no noise could be heard”
 of 5 bubbles K5157GNneilb, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Make reservations way ahead of your stay. Tourist season makes this place a plum property.”
 of 5 bubbles VanCortlandt, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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