Marie Selby Botanical Gardens has a special place in the hearts of the locals. During your stay, you will bump into a number of fellow travelers who've also come to check out this terrific landmark.
It is just one of the many things to do in the fantastic city of Sarasota.
Are you only staying for a short time? Book a room at one of the 8 accommodations that are located within a short commute of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, the Hyatt Regency Sarasota and the Hotel Indigo Sarasota are three that are recommended, and they're only 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers), 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
If you enjoy stretching your budget as far as it will go, the Americas Best Value Inn - Sarasota Downtown might be just what you've been looking for, and it's only 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away.
You have no need to take your life savings with you after you're gone. Use them while you can and stay at one of the handful of top-end establishments that are a short drive away. Rooms at The Resort at Longboat Key Club and Siesta Key Beachside Villas are ideal.
There is nothing better than roaming around somewhere new to get your appetite going. After seeing Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, you can fill up just five minutes away, at Local Coffee + Tea. If you'd like something more substantial, check out Wendy Kay Foldes Pa, which is also close by. Don't forget that you're on a break. You're entitled to indulge in a drink or two before bed, and Burns Court Cafe is another short walk away.