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St. Armands Circle

300 Madison Dr, Suite 201, Sarasota, FL 34236-1300
+1 941-388-1554
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Relaxed shopping

Nice area for shopping & eating. Love the relaxed feel of this area. Lots of different shops to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Erie, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Cool Shops, Many are Unique.

This is a fun place to shop. Many unique shops and items. Good for foodies, Parking is not... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Davenport, Iowa
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Shop. Dine. Relax. The St. Armands Circle Association represents the over 130 merchants of St Armands Circle in Sarasota Florida. Nestled between the sparkling waters of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St. Armands is truly unique in concept, history and ambience. It’s easy to relax, unwind, and let your cares fade away.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“window shopping” (158 reviews)
“great shopping” (141 reviews)
“lido beach” (329 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
300 Madison Dr, Suite 201, Sarasota, FL 34236-1300
+1 941-388-1554
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice area for shopping & eating. Love the relaxed feel of this area. Lots of different shops to stop in & restaurants.

Thank kkgkimmers
Reviewed yesterday

This is a fun place to shop. Many unique shops and items. Good for foodies, Parking is not convenient, but you may luck out and find a spot close to where you want to go. I happen to llike the spice and olive oil stores.

Thank dcraig612
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

St Araminds is a beautiful spot with many nice shops and restaurants. Just bring your checkbook and arrive early for parking

Thank LWTWisconsin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved shopping, dining & people watching!! A fun way to spend an afternoon!! Lots of interesting shops to browse!!

1  Thank sally z
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Touristy attraction but also a hip place to hang. Good for all ages And families. Ice cream parlours, restaurants, bar, boutiques are all here. 10 minutes stroll to the beach. The challenge is parking so be prepared to look around. There’s parking lots for free...More

Thank Rose A
Reviewed 4 days ago

There is so much to see here. Awesome little shops and plenty of places to get a drink or a bite to eat. The view on the water is sweet! Everything is in easy walking distance.

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the heart of the Sarasota area. Great dining and shopping. Lots of options for both. There’s also candy shops and ice cream parlors. In one beautiful area, who could ask for more!

Thank CherDesi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Touristy stores, busy restaurants, a lot of traffic. That's what I remember most about St. Armand's Circle. Nice to see it once but no reason to return once you've gotten the gist.More

Thank KarCam07
St Armands C, Public Relations Manager at St. Armands Circle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi KarCam07! Thank you for your feedback on St. Armands Circle. We always enjoy receiving ideas on how to create a better experience for visitors who travel to the Circle. Currently, we offer over 120 retailers, but are always looking to expand our vast selection....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was my first time visiting St. Armand’s Circle. Fantastic! Unbelievable shopping. Just happened to buy a few things. Interesting food choices....just happened to try a few bites. Excellent people watching. Overall, a fun and fabulous little circle. Will definitely return on our trip to...More

Thank SparkieInPinehurst
Reviewed 6 days ago

We always make a stop at St.Armand's Circle when we are in Sarasota. We like to take a stroll and get some ice cream with the kids. Really nice atmosphere...

Thank TejadaFamily
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Response from Rallykatt | Reviewed this property |
We had dinner at Cha cha Coconut a few nights ago. People brought their dogs to the outdoor part of the restaurant and bowls of water was served to them. Plenty of dogs were passing during our meal so I would say you can... More
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Response from Annette L | Reviewed this property |
Uber is your best bet. There is a trolley but it runs only around the circle. Have fun and apply sunscreen! 😎