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Address: 300 Madison Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236-1300
Phone Number: +1 941-388-1554
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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A unique island shopping experience with over 140 upscale shops, boutiques,...

A unique island shopping experience with over 140 upscale shops, boutiques, art galleries and award winning restaurants set amidst lush tropical landscaping, antique statuary, courtyards and patios. Art festivals, classic car shows, family-friendly Halloween event and a spectacular holiday display add to the excitement.

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very expensive shops but lovely to look at. parking was a nightmare get a uber, everone seems to dress up to shop. don't go in your t shirts and shorts.

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

very expensive shops but lovely to look at. parking was a nightmare get a uber, everone seems to dress up to shop. don't go in your t shirts and shorts.

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

lots of wonderful shops to browse and actually shop clothes, presents, home furnishings, shoes, tervis shop great restaurants

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Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this area and found the variety of shops and places to eat & drink very extensive. We stayed 3 mins walk from here so very convenient and nice to have a Starbucks so close!

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As if it wasn't beautiful enough , the annual lighting of the Christmas tree was stunning .Santa arrives on a motorized sleigh to a crowd of thousands packed with local celebrities .Everyone is in shorts as the palm trees sway in the breeze .Everyone is dining all fresco or visiting the exclusive shops .As the sun sets, it ignites the... More 

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Brooksville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is always a must stop when we visit beautiful Sarasota. We love the variety of shops with their unique offerings. The only thing is that many of the shops have very pricey items that are not in a "normal" budget. It is still fun to visit and a great place to grab some yummy food while sitting outside watching... More 

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Brough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed within walking distance of 'The Circle' and visited a few times during our 5 night stay. Nice clean area with some nice 'local' shops. Great for people watching when sat at the sidewalk tables. Not sure the Americans have got use to roundabouts yet though !!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our day trip visiting Siesta Keys and Sarasota/Bradenton included a lunch at the Columbia of St Armand's Circle. Enjoyed the zesty and fresh flavored of the 'famous' 1929 Salad! Yummy!! This area has everything anyone would want! Shopping, restaurants and of course people watching! Great place to spend a day or a vacation!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not very exciting at all. As I say it's nothing special, for sure there are some very nice, expensive shops and restaurants all laid out around a very busy roundabout on the coastal side of Sarasota. If you happen to be passing it may be worth a look but I certainly would not make a special visit. Parking can be... More 

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Hopkinsville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has great shopping for the ladies, not so much for the men, mostly the Crazy Shirts, Tommy Bahamas, and the Wyland gallery. Great food and drink opportunities from reasonable to high end, also lots of pet friendly outdoor dining.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited St Armand's Circle in February. Lots of cute shops, and very clean. There is something for everyone...gift shops with local artists items, clothing, candy, ice cream, and restaurants. We spent a few hours wandering around. There was even a dog friendly restaurant that had a mini for the dog!

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