ZOTA BEACH RESORT

4711 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4 Star Beach Spa or Beach Resort in Sarasota County
27.399584-82.647917
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3.5/5

Based on 638 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • The Avg. Group Saves 61.2%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 187 rooms in property
  • 6 floors in property
  • 24 suites in property
  • Check-in: 4:30pm
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • 3 conference rooms in property

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Local Attractions

FAVORITE ON-SITE ACTIVITIESStand Up Paddle Boarding & Kayaking Corn hole on the BeachBeach Olympics and Team BuildingFitness CenterLounging by the pool and JacuzziEnjoying our private cabanasPool side bar Viento's Kitchen and Wine Bar Restaurant  FAVORITE OFF SITE ACTIVITIES:Lebarge Sunset Cruise Ringling Estate / Museum Kayak the Mangroves Deep Sea Fishing Charter JM Snooky Charters Myakka State Park Tour Dining/ Scavenger Hunt / Shopping on St. Armand's Circle Team Building with “American Outback Adventures & Events.” Mote Marine Aquarium Selby Botanical GardensIMG Academy Golf Club

Property Description

With a coveted beachfront setting overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and 187 modern rooms and suites, the Zota Beach Resort is a charming boutique resort that defines barefoot elegance. Our premier location and the attentiveness of our dedicated staff make the Zota a cherished sanctuary on Longboat Key. The relaxed ambiance of Florida's southwest coast can be felt around every corner of our Gulf-side retreat from the relaxed sophistication of our spacious suites to the signature cocktails served in our poolside bar.Just fifteen miles from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and only sixty-six miles South of Tampa International (TIA), the Zota is easily accessible to major airports with a variety of options for local transportation and transfers.Often described as the Rodeo Drive of Sarasota, St. Armand's Circle is located only minutes from the Resort and offers world-class shopping and dining with over 115 shops and restaurants in a park-like setting. Visit the charming shops of Anna Maria Island or take in a local farmers market. The Zota is within a six mile radius of the destination's most popular attractions, including Golf, Spa, Deep-Sea Fishing, Museums, and much more! But why leave? Right here on property your guests will enjoy our outdoor heated pool, on site dining options, a variety of non-motorized water sports, fitness center, and a pristine private beach.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:30pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 6
Rooms: 187
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 187
Handicap Rooms: 5
Suites: 24
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2920 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 150 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 7.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 15.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Pool Info:
Our Infinity Edge Pool is open daily from 7:00 AM until 10:00 PM. This magnificent pool and our 16-person Jacuzzi both overlook the Gulf of Mexico.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Reservations may be canceled up to 72 hour prior to arrival without penalty. Groups may cancel outside of thirty days prior to arrival, depending on number of rooms and time of year.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: $1,000.00
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $20.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
City Tax: 7.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 7.00%
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 22.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 125.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 125.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 30.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 30.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 40.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 55.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 65.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 12.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 12.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 50.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 5.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 5.50 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar: 19.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 48.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Up to 75 lbs. $75.00 pet fee per stay.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Taxi to/from SRQ @ $40 one-way is available 24/7.TRANSPORTATION:If you require Ground Transportation or airport transfers, please contact our friends at Gulf Coast Destination Management Company. Joe and CJ Bader are a husband and wife team who work with many of our groups providing everything from limos and town cars to open air trolleys and motor coach buses.  

Local Shuttle Info: TRANSPORTATION:If you require Ground Transportation or airport transfers, please contact our friends at Gulf Coast Destination Management Company. Joe and CJ Bader are a husband and wife team who work with many of our groups providing everything from limos and town cars to open air trolleys and motor coach buses.  Uber, Lyft and taxi service also available.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is served daily, indoors and outdoors, at Vientos Kitchen. In-Room dining is also available.

Parking Info

The Resort offers Complimentary valet parking.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi in all guestrooms, meeting rooms and public areas.

Previously known as:
Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Zota Beach Resort

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Zota Beach Resort.

Feel free to use the Zota Beach Resort meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Longboat Key event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Cayman 60 x 26 x 10 1560--/100--10050603015/--175175156
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Cayman

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1560 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Antigua 40 x 34 x 30 1360--/100--7540302510/--125125136
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Antigua

The Antigua Room is located on the second floor and features a wrap-around balcony as well as floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1360 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 34 x 30 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
7
Columns:
4
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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