You deserve a day at the beach. Choose this La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota Downtown hotel facing the nearby Sarasota Bay and overlooking Long Boat Key. Just a short drive away you will discover several marinas with fishing, day excursions, boat tours & cruises and golf courses. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota Downtown hotel is three miles from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. This La Quinta Inn & Suites hotel is near several popular attractions including the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, John & Mable Ringling Museum, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, and Ed Smith Stadium -home of the Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Camp. Offices for Boars Head Provisions, Florida Power & Light, Waterside Catering, Wellcraft Marine and Sarasota Memorial Health Care System are also nearby. Our La Quinta Inn & Suites hotel is also near the Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and the Ringling School of Art & Design. Each spacious hotel room features pillow top beds, a micro refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron /ironing board, cable TV, wireless high-speed Internet and more. You will wake up to a delicious free Bright Side Breakfast each morning. Guests with rooms facing the Bay can savor the scenic Florida sunsets. Guests can relax or relieve the day's stress in La Quinta Inn & Suites heated outdoor swimming pool, and fitness center. Enjoy your favorite TV series or the latest movie on our Samsung Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. The easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics. Book your room today to take advantage of all the amenities and convenient location of the La Quinta Inn & Suites hotel nearby Sarasota Bay.