Quick Facts

Sarasota Beaches - Sarasota's beaches sit on the scenic Gulf Coast and are perfect for sunbathing, relaxing and enjoying nature walks around the waters. Beaches of Sarasota include Siesta Key, Lido Key, Longboat Key and Venice Beach, one of the world-renowned places to find shark's teeth. Spend your days boating, relaxing on the pier, dining on the Gulf coast, fishing or enjoying a nature hike around some of the beautiful Gulf coast beaches.

Northwestern Gulf Coast
25.93 square miles (67.2 square km)
Average annual temperature is 73°F with an average low of 60°F and an average high of 85°F

Sarasota, Florida

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About Sarasota

The city of Sarasota is located on the southwestern coast of Florida near Fort Myers and Tampa Bay. Sarasota is home to numerous attractions, historic sites and miles of scenic beaches. Whether you're enjoying a summer getaway or a holiday vacation, you can always look forward to a quiet and relaxing vacation on the sunny shores of Sarasota, Florida. Read Less