Courtyard Sarasota University Park / Lakewood Ranch Area

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
8305 Tourist Center Dr, Sarasota, FL, 34201, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 354 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Courtyard Sarasota University Park / Lakewood Ranch Area, you'll be centrally located in Sarasota, a 1-minute drive from Mall at University Town Center and 10 minutes from John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. This hotel is 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from University of South Florida Sarasota and 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Sarasota Jungle Gardens.


Make yourself at home in one of the 132 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and Smart televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and a banquet hall.


Satisfy your appetite with American cuisine at The Bistro, a bistro which features a bar. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Sarasota? This hotel has facilities measuring 980 square feet (88 square meters), including a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mall at University Town Center - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Main Street at Lakewood Ranch - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Nathan Benderson Park - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
Legacy Golf Club - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Bobby Jones Golf Complex - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Rolling Green Golf Club - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Sarasota Commons Shopping Center - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Sarasota Kennel Club - 9.9 km / 6.2 mi
Celery Fields - 10.1 km / 6.3 mi
Sarasota International Convention Center - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Ca’ d’Zan - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Sarasota Classic Car Museum - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Asolo Theatre for the Performing Arts - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
The River Club - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.) - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted) - 61.2 km / 38 mi

The preferred airport for Courtyard Sarasota University Park / Lakewood Ranch Area is Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 4 and USD 10 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Restaurant
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 980
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 88
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available