We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. Armands Circle

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Review Highlights
Beautiful, clean, classy !

Great selection of small shops to see and shop ! If shopping is not on your list, come and take a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
funnyfeet2
,
Lecanto, Florida
Great place to mill around

Great place to spend a few hours shopping and eating. Close to beaches and downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joan G
,
Chester, Connecticut
Read all 4,954 reviews
528
All photos (528)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“window shopping”(169 reviews)
“great shopping”(147 reviews)
“lido beach”(351 reviews)
About
Shop. Dine. Relax. The St. Armands Circle Association represents the over 130 merchants of St Armands Circle in Sarasota Florida. Nestled between the sparkling waters of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St. Armands is truly unique in concept...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Sarasota
Contact
300 Madison Dr, Suite 201, Sarasota, FL 34236-1300
Website
+1 941-388-1554
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sarasota
from US$ 25.00
More Info
from US$ 50.00
More Info
from US$ 40.00
More Info
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 April 2011

Wanted to make a day out of it and could have easily, as the shopping and food was great. However one big problem, there are no public washroom's and the business owners will not let you use theirs. Only if you eat at one of...More

12  Thank costa429
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 January 2014

St Armand's Circle is a fun little place to visit and to do a little shopping but there are NO PUBLIC RESTROOMS! Unbelievable! Our visit was with several young children and we had not planned to eat there that day and it was a real...More

14  Thank lenpk
Reviews (4,954)
Filter reviews
4,665 results
Traveller rating
2,814
1,409
337
65
40
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2,814
1,409
337
65
40
Show reviews that mention
All reviews window shopping great shopping lido beach unique shops shopping and dining tommy bahamas rodeo drive shopping area high end great place to shop lots of shops walk around lunch or dinner art galleries longboat key spend an afternoon boutique
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 4,665 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great selection of small shops to see and shop ! If shopping is not on your list, come and take a stroll through this pretty area of the city.

Thank funnyfeet2
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to spend a few hours shopping and eating. Close to beaches and downtown Sarasota...would definitely go back.

Thank Joan G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife’s sensory instincts were at high alert. This place has too many things that peaked her interest, spas, boutiques, restaurants, ice cream shops, bakeries... yikes, keep the female alpha shoppers away from here...

Thank BelikinBeer
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Each return to Sarasota is not complete without a spin through Garden Argosy, which is a shop filled with an assortment of local treasures from jewelry to unusual decor to children’s books to lotions and scents, a gem on St Armand’s where you can find...More

Thank Paradise623830
Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting, exciting, enjoyable...IF you can find a place to park. I know they are working on that issue, but at present during the "season" (Oct-May) finding a parking spot is the hardest part of the entire trip. Bring your check book/credit cards!!!

Thank BobP3525
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love this “downtown “ shopping feel to the circle. It’s great to actually do some shopping but also fun to just check out the interesting stores and confections available. Lots of good restaurants around for lunch or dinner as well as tasty snacks and coffee....More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some good and some great restaurants- close to my favorite beach, They have some great art fairs- lots of cute shops some touristy and fun, some artsy and expensive- Never any place to park but they are trying to remedy this by building a parking...More

Thank ELIZABETH M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Lido Key and were in walking distance of the circle last weekend. There was an art and craft fair that was very nice and big and had great artists there. We also stopped and ate and shopped in the circle. There is...More

Thank mmayhem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made a reservation several days in advance with a seating area request. The unapologetic host gave us THE worse table in the room. Food was average. The restaurant needs new management. Never going back.

Thank PJ7547
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always fun to explore the many shops. Good variety. Easy walking, even with little kids. Parking can sometimes be difficult.

Thank jpweiner2
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 54 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Sarasota - Lido Beach
1,163 reviews
.50 km away
Lido Islander
255 reviews
.72 km away
Beau Lido Suites
255 reviews
.74 km away
Lido Beach Resort
1,745 reviews
1.01 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,180 nearby restaurants
Madison Avenue Cafe and Deli
220 reviews
.14 km away
Cafe L'Europe
880 reviews
.20 km away
Settimi's Gelato
162 reviews
.09 km away
Kilwin's Chocolates
679 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 449 nearby attractions
The Spice & Tea Exchange
11 reviews
.09 km away
The Peanut Shop
28 reviews
.10 km away
Daiquiri Deck
71 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
jwgrapes2018
13 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from TravelForWork2K | Reviewed this property |
Calling the hotel is best bet since answer may depend on size of your pet.
0
Votes
rox119
18 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from St Armands C | Property representative |
Hi, Rox119! There are so many great options for dining at St. Armands Circle! You can view all of our restaurants and cafes on our online directory of merchants. Depending on what time of day and cuisine you're interested... More
1
Vote
janet142nd
26 April 2018|
Answer
Response from St Armands C | Property representative |
We have three hair salons here in St. Armands Circle. Green Ginger Hair Designs, Les Ciseaux International Hair Salon & Day Spa and The Met-Fashion House, Day Spa & Salon.
0
Votes