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Group Accommodations

When it comes to accommodations, the choices are almost endless--even for large groups. From historic inns to high-rise hotels, and much more, the Bradenton, Anna Maria Island, and Longboat Key area offer the most exciting variety of accommodations in all of Florida. Scroll through the options below to find one that fits your group.

Anna Maria Island Resorts

A visitor from Ocala, FL said: “Fabulous. We loved the pool and enjoyed the private path to the beach to watch the gorgeous sunsets.” This is the experience visitors can expect from Anna Maria Island Resorts. With four locations, all right on or across the street from white-sand beaches. Anna Maria Island is not only amazing for sunsets, dolphins and seafood but was also awarded as the #3 Prettiest City in the Country!

SeaSide Beach Resort
2200 Gulf Drive North
Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
800.447.7124 | 941.778.5254

Tortuga Beach Resort
1325 Gulf Drive North
Bradenton Beach Florida 34217
1.877.TORTUGA | 941.778.6611

Tradewinds Beach Resort
1603 Gulf Drive North
Bradenton Beach FL 34217
888.686.6716 | 941.779.0010 |

Tropic Isle Beach Resort
2103 Gulf Drive North
Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
Toll Free: (800) 883-4092 | Phone: (941) 778-1237 | Fax: (941) 778-7821 |

America's Best Value Inn

This 2-story lodging is a 10-minute drive from the Ellenton Outlet Mall and 17 miles from downtown Sarasota. Modern rooms include free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with premium satellite TV channels, plus minifridges and microwaves. A complimentary continental breakfast is offered, as well as an outdoor pool with a landscaped lounge area. There’s also free parking, with room for buses and trucks, and on-site laundry facilities.

607 67th St Cir E
Bradenton, FL 34208
(941) 745-1988

Best Western Plus

Conveniently located off I-75 on State Road 64, Manatee Ave East, the main artery into downtown Bradenton and beaches. Located close to Manatee Memorial Hospital and De Soto Race Track, as well as walking distance to restaurants, the hotel offers free high-speed Internet access, free local phone calls, fitness center, business center, outdoor swimming pool and complimentary full hot breakfast buffet every morning.

648 67th Street Circle East
Bradenton, FL 34208, United States
(800) 780-7234

Best Western Plus

Conveniently located off I-75 on State Road 64, Manatee Ave East, the main artery into downtown Bradenton and beaches. Located close to Manatee Memorial Hospital and De Soto Race Track, as well as walking distance to restaurants, the hotel offers free high-speed Internet access, free local phone calls, fitness center, business center, outdoor swimming pool and complimentary full hot breakfast buffet every morning.

2215 Cortez Rd W
Bradenton, FL 34207
(941) 238-0800

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson

The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Bradenton at I-75, FL is ideal for families and sports teams in town for games or camps at Premier Sports Campus, Ellenton Ice & Sports Complex and IMG Academies, all within 10 miles. The hotel is also within walking distance of several restaurants for added convenience. When it is time to relax, trade in your team uniform for a swimsuit and head 25 minutes west to some of the area's best beaches, including Lido Key and Siesta Key. Feel free to stay put and enjoy a refreshing plunge in our hotel’s outdoor pool. Be sure to stop by the lobby for a free cookie and a book from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM before sinking into your room's Serta® Elite mattress.

5610 Manor Hill Lane
Bradenton, FL 34203
(941) 363-4000

Courtyard By Marriott Bradenton Riverfront

The Courtyard by Marriott Bradenton Riverfront is located directly on the Manatee River near the Gulf of Mexico, adjacent to downtown Bradenton and just eight miles from the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. The Bradenton Area Convention Center is located one mile from the hotel and only seven miles from the white sandy beach of Anna Maria Island. Local attractions include the Spring Training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, South Florida Museum, Players Theater, Gamble Mansion and De Soto National Memorial Park. The hotel is set on a lavishly landscaped courtyard, which features sparkling fountains, a large pool and Jacuzzi overlooking the river. The new Marriott concept includes the Bistro Grill featuring breakfast, lunch and dinner with full lounge service available. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet in the lobby and all guest rooms, newly upgraded fitness center, laundry facility on site and dry cleaning service available Monday – Friday, complimentary business center and media room located in the lobby with 50 inch television for your down time. The Courtyard by Marriott Bradenton Riverfront has Standard, Riverview and 57 Suites available - all in both King and 2 Queen bed options. Each room has private balcony, some overlooking the Manatee River or lushly landscaped courtyard, coffeemaker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, free wireless, in room movies. All suites include sofa sleeper, wet bar and refrigerator.

Riverfront Drive W
Bradenton, FL 34205
(941) 747-3727

Courtyard by Marriott Sarasota/ University Parkway

Located a quick walk to the new Mall at UTC, only 6 miles from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, and surrounded by restaurants, the Courtyard by Marriott® Sarasota University Park/Lakewood Ranch Area features a large lobby with inviting spaces to work or relax, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport updates via our 52” GoBoard™.

8305 Tourist Center Drive
University Park, FL 34201
(941) 360-2626

Days Inn

The First Street Cafe can cater your event in any of three banquet rooms located at the Days Inn Bradenton Property. The corporate offices of Bealls, Champs and Tropicana processing plant are all just minutes away. With 130 guest rooms and our beautiful Gulf Beaches of Anna Maria Island just 6 miles west. This is a great location to stay and have small meetings up to 75 people with a lot of amenities and great prices makes this historical hotel the place to stay. You get Wyndham reward points when you stay at the Days Inn. Shopping, movies and roller skating are in walking distances. Dine at one of a diverse variety of restaurants and cocktail lounges located in the surrounding area. In addition, there are many attractions and activities available including free historic museums close by. The on-site First Street Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner from 6am to 2pm and 5pm to 10pm. The First Street Cafe and Catering can cater your event at either your preferred location or in any of three banquet rooms located at the Days Inn Bradenton property. Their website offers a complete catering package which includes appetizing menus for hors d’oeuvres, breakfast, lunch and dinner perfect for your business meeting needs. The First Street Cafe is committed to providing quality service and strives to make customers happy.

3506 1st St West
Bradenton, FL 34208
(941) 747-7111

EVEN Hotel Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch

EVEN Hotel Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch is an ideal location for your next business meeting or group event. Their banquet and meeting rooms have over 2,500 square feet of flexible space. The largest room can accommodate over 100 people, and the smallest is perfect for intimate gatherings or corporate meeting gatherings. Banquet catering, technical support and equipment, and professional event planners are available to assist with making your event a success.

6231 Lake Osprey Drive
Sarasota, FL 34240
(941) 782-4400

Fairfield Inn & Suites Lakewood Ranch

Located in one of the fastest growing communities in Florida, the Award Winning Fairfield Inn & Suites at Lakewood Ranch is conveniently situated between Sarasota and Bradenton just minutes from the beautiful Gulf Beaches, upscale dining, and shopping. Offering all of the wonderful amenities you would expect to find with Marriott, such as Free High Speed Internet Access, Free Hot Breakfast, and a Complimentary 24 Hour Business Center.

6105 Exchange Way
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
(941) 552-4000

Hampton Inn Bradenton Downtown Historic District

Welcome to Hampton Inn & Suites Bradenton Downtown Historic District! Our historic 114 room hotel is located within walking distance to Downtown Bradenton’s shops and restaurants as well as Bradenton’s Riverwalk. We offer spacious guest rooms including suites and accessible rooms. When staying with us, enjoy a complimentary Hampton hot breakfast every day, a clean and fresh Hampton bed, free hi-speed internet access in every room, gym/fitness center and heated outdoor pool. Our hotel can comfortably accommodate multiple meeting and banquet events – from wedding receptions, holiday gatherings, bridal or baby showers, training classes or executive meetings. Whatever your meeting/event requires, our well trained, attentive staff will take care of all your attendee’s needs. Be inspired by walking along Bradenton’s Riverwalk while taking in multiple art galleries, amphitheater, botanical gardens or many restaurants. Visit McKechnie Field during the Pittsburgh Pirates spring training, a nearby beach or other numerous attractions.

309 10th Street W
Bradenton, FL 34205
(941) 746-9400

Hampton Inn Ellenton

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner 2017 - On the banks of the Manatee River, nestled between Sarasota and Tampa, Florida, you will find the newly renovated Hampton Inn by Hilton Ellenton/Bradenton hotel. When you visit our quaint city, you will enjoy the serenity of a small town with the amenities of a large one. No matter what your pleasure, from sunning and swimming, to shopping or dining, you can do it all right hear near our hotel in Ellenton. Soak up the sun at one of the beautiful Gulf beaches, just 12 miles away. if shopping is your passion, visit the Ellenton Premium Outlets, or if you want to learn about some of Florida's history, visit Florida Railroad Museum, Gamble Plantation or South Florida Museum. Enjoy great value during your stay, with unexpected delights such as our fully equipped fitness center, sparkling outdoor swimming pool and pool cabanas. Corporate and leisure guests alike will appreciate our complimentary wireless internet and 24-hour self-serve business center. Hampton Inn Ellenton/Bradenton features a complimentary hot breakfast available daily from 6:00am-10:00am. The hotel is conveniently located minutes from area beaches, Bradenton Motorsports, Ellenton Ice, Ellenton Premium Outlets, Premier Sports Complex, IMG, LECOM, LECOM Park/Spring Training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates and a number of great restaurants.This establishment is Green Lodging certified and offers an environmentally conscious accommodation alternative.

5810 20th Court East
Ellenton FL 34222
(941) 721-4000

Hampton Inn & Suites Sarasota/ University Parkway

The four-story hotel features 102 beautifully appointed rooms and a select number of studio suites, conveniently located off I-75 and just six miles away from the Sarasota/Bradenton Airport. The hotel is situated in the Lakewood Ranch area, across from rowing regattas at Nathan Benderson Park near downtown Sarasota and Bradenton.

8565 Cooper Creek Blvd.
University Park, FL 34201
(941) 355-8619

Hilton Garden Inn Sarasota Bradenton Int'l Airport

Meetings are a breeze at the Hilton Garden Inn Sarasota-Bradenton Airport. Offering up to approximately 2,000 sq. ft. of event space, the hotel offers 5 different configurations of space suiting anything from small, intimate board-meetings to large events for up to 164 people. The hotel also features a full-service catering department equipped to take care of all your food & beverage needs on site.
8270 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradenton West

This Bradenton hotel is three miles from the Gulf of Mexico, close to jet skiing, sailing and fishing. Sunbathe on our beautiful pool deck. Our hotel offers the best for either vacation or business.
4450 47th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34210


Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Bradenton East / Lakewood Ranch

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradenton East – Lakewood Ranch area offers the latest in hotel style and amenities to make your vacation or business trip a success. Located directly off of I-75 at exit #217 State Road 70 East, the hotel is within minutes from a wide array of business and leisure destinations includingEllenton Outlets, the luxurious Gulf Beaches, St. Armands Circle, the Premier Sports Campus, Nathan Benderson Park, Myakka State Park, championship level golf courses, and Lakewood Ranch Community. Numerous restaurants are also located nearby.

5464 Lena Rd.
Bradenton, FL 34211
(941) 755-0055

Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport

Enter the first Manatee County constructed GREEN Hotel with spectacular 6-story atrium, glass elevators and waterfall. Unwind from a hectic day of travel in our beautifully appointed lobby. The furnishings are accented for comfort and relaxation, but have a high level of upscale elegance. Sporting News Grill is the latest concept in Sports Bars/Restaurants with nine 50” HDTVs with all the latest sports action and an outside terrace for al fresco dining and relaxing around the fire-pit conversation area. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner (til 11pm) featuring great steaks, chops, awesome burgers, fresh seafood, huge salads and bar appetizers. The bar offers Happy Hour from 4pm - 7pm Monday thru Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Room Service is available from 6am - 11pm. Our exceptional recreational facilities include state-of-the-art fitness center, spa, indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, steam room and outside cabana area. The Hotel is minutes from IMG Academy, major sports venues, area attractions, beaches, PGA Golf Courses and Ringling Museum, Asolo and Van Wezel Theaters. Adjacent to the Sarasota Bradenton International Convention Center and to the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, convenience is the name of the game. The hotel is located just minutes from area attractions, beaches, boating and many area PGA golf courses. A perfect getaway hotel. Meeting space is available for groups from 10 to 100 with additional space available in the adjacent Convention Center, just steps away. All Sleeping Rooms are beautifully appointed an equipped with every convenience, and complimentary wireless Internet service. The Business Center is located on the main level. What a perfect location for Weddings, Meetings and any Social Event.

8009 15th Street East
Sarasota, FL 34243

Hyatt Place Sarasota/Lakewood Ranch

The Hyatt Place Sarasota/Lakewood Ranch is convenietly located near all types of restaurants, exciting attractions, beautiful natural parks and large-scale shopping malls. What's more, the hotel is situation by Interstate 75 right off the University Parkway Exist and three area airports - meaning you can always get where you need to go.

6021 Exchange Way
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202


Legacy Hotel at IMG

Create a one-of-a-kind experience for your guests inside our extraordinary indoor and outdoor event spaces with Legacy Hotel at IMG Academy. Take advantage of our expansive campus to host your event, or centralize our resources and accommodations to organize an unforgettable platform for your retreat. Legacy Hotel is the premier meeting venue in the Sarasota-Bradenton area and offers modern event space for corporate meetings, retreats, rewards functions, annual gatherings, and conferences, to bring style and service to your upcoming event.

5450 Bollettieri Blvd
Bradenton, FL 34210

Ramada Waterfront Hotel

Make your visit to Sarasota a rejuvenating experience at Ramada Sarasota hotel. Located off Route 41 on the Sarasota Bay waterfront, the hotel is near the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport and just minutes from beautiful white sandy beaches and crystal clear water. Free Parking for buses. Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, free Wifi, 24-7 Business Center, heated tropical pool, restaurant and Tiki bar on site. Close to many area attractions. Beautiful Florida sunsets are free!

7150 N Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34243
(941) 358-1000

Rod & Reel Resort

Originally built in 1948, this historic accommodation sits on some of the most prime real estate Anna Maria Island has to offer. Adjacent to the popular Rod and Reel Pier and Restaurant, the private Rod and Reel Resort will offer guests and larger groups an unparalleled all-inclusive vacation experience. Complete with spectacular panorama waterfront views and the evening lights of the distant Sunshine Bridge, guests can enjoy every amenity imaginable in this pristine and exclusive tropical resort paradise. The Rod & Reel Resort offers accommodations for a maximum of 30 guests in 8 individual suites. Each suite features an efficiency kitchen, marble bath, television, and wifi. There are two full kitchens, guest laundry and ample interior common area gathering spaces for large groups to dine, watch a favorite game, entertain or simply relax. 

877 North Shore Drive
Anna Maria, FL 34217
(800) 737-9855

Shorewalk Vacation Villas

Located in the heart of Bradenton, the tree lined, 30-acre property features over 120, two bedroom/two bathroom, self-catering condos. The perfect option for Groups, Motorcoach Operators, Tour Companies, Sports and more. Shorewalk offers a Florida experience like no other and provides the highest quality of service and the convenience of white sand beaches, dining, shopping, entertainment, activities, fishing, golf and more all a short distance away. FREE Parking on Site & FREE Wifi! FREE Long Distance Calling in the US and Canada.

4601 46th St. Ct. W
Bradenton, FL 34210

Super 8 Ellenton Bradenton Area

A mile from both Interstate 75 and Gamble Plantation Historic State Park, this casual budget hotel set among palm trees is 6 miles from the South Florida Museum. The modern rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Suites add microwaves, and sitting areas with sofabeds. Kids age 17 and under stay for no extra charge with a parent. Free continental breakfast is served in an informal dining room.

5218 17th St E
Ellenton, FL 34222

Waterline Marina Resort & Beach Club

A modern resort offering new experiences and distinct amenities while delivering the Old Florida authenticity of Anna Maria Island.Off the coast of Florida, just west of Bradenton is where you’ll find quaint little Anna Maria Island. It is an experience of history and heritage – Old Florida preserved by the sun for the next generation of visitors

5325 Marina Drive
Holmes Beach, FL 34217
(844) 863-9443

Zota Beach Resort

Enjoy contemporary cool on Longboat Key at the new Zota Beach Resort. Beautifully located on the Gulf of Mexico, Longboat’s newest luxury beach resort will feature modern architectural touches along with stylish accommodations and distinctive dining experiences. At Zota Beach Resort, you’ll enjoy relaxed beachfront luxury along with easy access to the upscale shopping and restaurants at St. Armand’s Circle, exhilarating watersports and more. You are also invited to indulge in a variety of resort amenities ideal for family vacations and romantic weekend getaways, including our sundrenched outdoor pool area and chic wine bar. And with over 2,500 square feet of event space, Zota Beach Resort is an ideal choice for meetings, weddings and special events.

• 187 total room with 30 suites

• 2,756 Sq. Ft. of meeting space

• Exceptional beachfront location on Longboat Key

• Secluded island ambience yet with easy access to local attractions and two international airports

• Newly designed, architecturally modern resort

• Sun-drenched pool area, stylish restaurant and wine bar

• 103 completely renovated guest rooms plus brand new 84-room tower

4711 Gulf of Mexico Dr.
Longboat Key, FL 34228


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