Destination guide

Travel to lively Siesta Key

Enjoy the live music and other features of Siesta Key. Well known for its beaches, seaside and sporting events, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Venice Beach and Siesta Key Public Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Siesta Key

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Siesta Key a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Gulf Gate Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Siesta Key

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Siesta Key

Siesta Key is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, beautiful ocean views and tropical setting. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Siesta Key is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Crescent Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • South Lido Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Siesta Key

The nearest airport is in Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), which is 44.3 mi (71.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Siesta Key?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,658 holiday rentals around Siesta Key. From 1,377 Houses to 2,591 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Siesta Key is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Siesta Key?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Siesta Key:

  • Bay Isle: 54 holiday homes
  • Aloha Kai: 1,240 holiday homes
  • Palmer Ranch: 352 holiday homes
  • South Venice: 3,288 holiday homes
  • Gulf Gate Estates: 331 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Siesta Key?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Siesta Key. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Siesta Key Marina: 6,982 holiday rentals
  • Jim Neville Marine Preserve: 5,866 holiday rentals
  • Point of Rocks: 6,860 holiday rentals
  • St. Boniface Episcopal Church Labyrinth: 7,420 holiday rentals
  • Crescent Beach: 6,952 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Siesta Key listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Siesta Key?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,377 Houses in Siesta Key. Our other popular types of Siesta Key holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,591 holiday houses
  • Villas: 295 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 137 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Siesta Key?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,404 holiday homes with pool available in Siesta Key. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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