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    Hotel Ranola

    118 Indian Pl, Sarasota, FL 34236-5800
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    “art deco” (20 reviews)
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    Reviewed 30 April 2014

    So unless you are desperate to stay downtown or in Sarasota for few weeks, I would stay away from this place. It's truly awful. Where do I start? VERY LIMITED service, no reception at night, stinky, old, dingy, paper thin walls??? They must have raided...More

    13  Thank AndreBDA
    Response from HotelRanola, Owner at Hotel RanolaResponded 2 May 2014

    Our website clearly details the look and feel of the hotel. Guests making online reservations are surprised by it's charm. The hotel was built with (fort-like walls) in 1926 and refurbished in popular and classy art décor. Boutique hotels are unique and Hotel Ranola continually...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2014

    There is no normal hotel service in this place. No breakfast is served, reception is not staffed all the time and it is not cheap. On the other hand you get: very nice rooms, friendly staff, and, of course, an unbeatable location.

    Thank terbang
    Reviewed 20 March 2014

    Hotel Ranola is a boutique hotel (9 rooms available) in the heart of Sarasota. The location is about half a mile of the active part of Main Street. The owner is at the hotel every day so it is almost like a bed and breakfast(without...More

    Thank AugustoRamon
    Reviewed 26 February 2014

    We liked some parts of the Ranola but not everything. Our room/studio was a lot like an efficiency in a New York City older building. A separate sleeping/sitting area, a small but functional kitchen and a small bath - all decorated in an IKEA'ish design....More

    3  Thank Ron D
    Reviewed 4 January 2014

    This is the third time we have stayed at The Ranola in downtown Sarasota. WE choose this location so that we can walk to the restaurants each evening without having to resort to a car journey. Althought there is plenty of parking. Years ago it...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 114 - US$ 214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sarasota
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    • Ranola Hotel Sarasota
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    9 March 2017|
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    Response from HotelRanola | Property representative |
    Hello, Yes, we do provide shampoo and shower gel as well as conditioner and lotion. There is also a hair dryer in the dressing area. Thank you very much for your inquiry. Please let us know if we can be of any further... More
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    21 November 2016|
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    Response from HotelRanola | Property representative |
    Big Hello We only accept service dogs. The Aloft down the street take pets Jeri
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    Response from jaibow | Reviewed this property |
    They are pet friendly for service animals only!
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    "Probably a room away from the main road Ringlings Boulevarde to avoid traffic noise and bright street lights"
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    "Get the king bed, it was so comfy"
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    "We had the suite but the rooms we looked into all looked great. Some smaller."
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    "If you're a light sleeper, ask for a room NOT on Ringling Ave. Upstairs in the back was dark and quiet..."
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