Find your zen at Zota with new resort accommodations overlooking the Gulf of Mexico
Our stylish accommodations invite you to get away from it all. Light-filled guest rooms and suites are designed with the Gulf Coast’s laidback elegance in mind. With spacious balconies and pristine views of the Gulf of Mexico, it’s a welcoming space to enjoy a romantic getaway, gathering, or family escape.
Celebrating Our Partnership With Mote
Holidays & Resort Activities
From January 1 through December 31, there is always a reason to celebrate with Zota Beach Resort. New Year’s, Mother’s Day, Thanksgiving, and everything in between, you will find an array of festive menus, sprawling brunches and buffets, and a host of activities to keep all generations entertained.
With Easter and Mother’s Day fast approaching, it’s time to get your holiday plans locked in. Browse our holiday offerings for the upcoming holidays, and catch a sneak peek of what else we have in store.
Contemporary waterfront guest rooms and suites across two iconic buildings
Zota Beach Resort is luxurious getaway on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. Newly reimagined as an elegant oasis, this Sarasota jewel features luxury accommodations, chic dining experiences, and beachside tranquility. Located just minutes away from the upscale shopping, entertainment, and culinary offerings of St. Armands Circle, your own quiet slice of sugary sand and soft waves is never far from the action.
Find your paradise at our Gulf front oasis with special vacation deals
Sarasota/Longboat Key Beach Vacation Deal: Toes in the Sand Special Offer
Opal Collection’s three stunning beach resorts in Sarasota/Longboat Key are offering a Toes in the Sand special which includes a daily resort credit and a daily beach umbrella rental.
Savor Another Sunset: 4th Night Free
Enjoy a fourth night free at Zota Beach Resort with our online-only “Savor Another Sunset” special.
Soak up Sarasota’s iconic Ringling MuseumExperiences
Savor “Floribbean” fare at Viento Kitchen + BarRestaurant
Unwind in a private poolside loungeLounge
Explore Sarasota’s elevated shopping and dining offeringsShopping
Walk along Sarasota’s world-famous white sand beachBeach
Discover the local’s guide to the the best of Sarasota
Your Guide to Sarasota, Florida
Beyond the white-sand beaches of this Gulf Coast gem is a sophisticated city sparkling with fine dining, fascinating art and science museums, and even the Big Cat Habitat. Here are the Opal-curated picks for experiencing Sarasota.
8 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About St. Armands Circle
More than just a paradise for gourmets and shopaholics, St. Armands Key – and its respective popular tourist spot of St. Armands Circle – is home to some interesting history.
Day On, Day Off: Sarasota & Zota Beach Resort
Here, we map out two full days in Sarasota, Florida – one spent exclusively on-property at Zota Beach Resort; the next, a full day in town.
Inside Sarasota’s Wood Street Studio
Across the country, more and more woodworkers are jumping on the urban lumber bandwagon by breathing new life into old wood destined for the dump. But only in Sarasota will you find an abundance of rare tree species and a man, named Dale Reike, who transforms it into stunning pieces that tell a unique story about this southwestern spot on the gulf.
Host your next event or meeting at Zota Beach Resort
Unforgettable events begin at Zota Beach Resort. With over 2,700 square feet of Gulf-front event space, Zota is your go-to setting for intimate meetings, family gatherings, and idyllic coastal weddings. Our expert catering team will customize every step of the process for an event as unique as you are.