The Westin Sarasota Hotel on the corner of Ringling Blvd and US 41 is open for business in case you haven’t checked it out yet! The lobby’s ambience is light, airy and contemporary. The hotel features 255 guest rooms, a spa & salon on the 3rd floor offers manicures, pedicures and massage for both guests and locals who would like to pamper themselves. EVOQ, the hotel dining room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner between the hours of 6:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. daily. They offer both indoor and patio dining.
The Rooftop Bar & Eats is the destination for most visitors. The pool is located on the rooftop and is for hotel guests only but the bar and its cozy array of couches and tables are for anyone who would like to grab a drink or eat and check out the view. It is a great spot for a wedding reception or private party. The elevator spirits you to the 19th floor with quiet and quickness. Stepping off, the pool is to the left and bar to the right.
The views of Sarasota are amazing! Look south across to the park and Marina Jack! Views of north US 41 as far as the eye can see, east to Lakewood Ranch and of course beautiful Sarasota Bay! They offer a lunch menu of salads, sandwiches and appetizers as well a full cocktail bar. Becoming a hot spot for watching the sunset, be sure and check out the Rooftop for what is sure to become another classic Sarasota locale.
Photos by Vicky Sullivan / Rock the Lens Phtography