Sarasota, Florida averages approximately 260 days of sunshine a year. The average annual temperature is 71 ℉ (22 ℃), average low is 50 ℉ (10 ℃) twelve months of the year, making it the ideal year-round training location as well a great spot for exploring and enjoying beaches, sun and food!
Sun, sand and water are three things Sarasota has an abundance of, but not all Sarasota beaches are the same. Six islands line Sarasota's extensive coastline, each revealing its own personality, recreational options and natural beauty.
SARASOTA - GREAT FOR SPORTS
Sarasota County is a great place for sports – not only for our great year-round weather, but also for the numerous amenities our community has to offer. Some of our best sporting venues include our many Sarasota County Parks, Ed Smith Stadium, Sarasota Polo Grounds and Siesta Key Beach. While we're renowned for our beaches, we also boast an active sports community.
Arts, Museums & Galleries
Get more culture with your beach vacation from world-class visual and performing arts events and venues.
Sarasota County is enriched by its Arts & Culture offerings. Known as Florida's Cultural Coast, it's where you can enjoy museums, art galleries and performing art venues all around town. No matter when you visit, there's always an art attraction with something new to see!
Places to Stay
Find a place to stay that's fit for your style of vacation.
Stay steps away from America's No. 1 Beach or in the bustling center of downtown Sarasota. Rent a get-a-way condo for a week or a month, or just book a last minute escape at a full-service luxury resort. No matter where you stay, you'll be minutes away from a beaches, attractions, shopping districts and much more. We are working closely with several hotels - The Homewood Suites by Hilton is located only 2 miles from the BMX track!