Transportation - Sun Ride Pedicab and Historic Tours, Siesta Key, Fl

Transportation on Siesta Key FL — Sunshine, the beautiful Gulf Coast, and white sand beaches – Siesta Key, Florida is a tropical dream! If you glance up in the palm trees swaying in the tropical breeze, you may spot some of Siesta Key’s famous wild parrots, while manatees and dolphins frolic in the water. The white sand beaches were rated as the worlds “Finest, Whitest Sand”, and Crescent Beach was voted as America’s Best Sand Beach. With 8 miles of nature, beaches, and shops to explore, who wants to worry about driving and parking? Siesta Key Beach offers several fun and affordable transportation options so you can relax and enjoy paradise.Continue Reading 5 Fun Transportation Alternatives While on Siesta Key, Fl

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Indulge in Healthy Eating . . . Sarasota Style!

Many of us travel to Siesta Key to relax and allow the tranquil gulf waters to restore our bodies to a healthy, energized state of mind. Siesta Key is a top destination spot in the US and many claim there is a wonderful healing process they experience while walking the miles and miles of crystal quartz sand that can only be found in Sarasota, Florida.

What we eat on vacation is often just as important as where we go. Eating organic, healthy, interesting, and new food is also a part of what helps us truly feel alive and restored. Thankfully eating healthy doesn’t mean depriving ourselves or our appetites. Making healthy choices is exciting and fun when dining at VEG, a vegetarian and seafood restaurant located on Gulf Gate Drive in Sarasota, Florida, only a few minutes from Siesta Key.

What is VEG?

Healthy Eating, Sarasota Style

VEG is a locals’ favorite. This intimate, unpretentious vegetarian and seafood restaurant offers organic, wild-­caught, low salt, unique dishes with wonderful spices from all over the world. Included are separate vegan and gluten-­free menus along with, beer and wine. Lunch and dinners are served. (Breakfast starting in November 2015).

Healthy Eating, Siesta Key FLAtmosphere and Pricing?

VEG is located in a strip plaza right on Gulf Gate Drive. The dining experience is casual with a genuinely friendly local vibe. Lunch prices range from $8.99 to ­$10.99 and dinners are $15.99­ to $25.99 .
“Veg is one of my favorite restaurants in Sarasota for a casual delicious meal. I love knowing that I am eating clean, organic, healthy food that is good for me. I really care about the quality of the food I am eating and my body thanks me when I visit VEG. How do I know? I feel great and sleep well. There is no substitute for delicious healthy food. Food is, and has always been, the best medicine and VEG really knows what they are doing,” says, Dawn Bear, General Manager of Tropical Beach Resorts.
20150922_193956Secret: Sometimes I can’t resist the chocolate mint coconut milk ice cream! It’s so creamy and delicious!

Tip: Call for reservations. This is a small local favorite, and the restaurant fills up quickly.

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Make sure to ask us about more healthy options while visiting Tropical Beach Resorts the next time you visit Siesta Key.


Sarasota has a plethora of amazing restaurants offering all style of epicurean delights! Let our knowledgeable staff help with finding your perfect spot for a delicious meal!

Call for reservations and special rates today! Our helpful staff is available to answer any questions you may have at 800-235-3493 or email us at  See you soon!


Budget Friendly Florida VacationGoing on vacation gives you time to rest, to recharge, and to reconnect with your family. Siesta Key has many free or inexpensive ways to spend the day, and with a little bit of planning you can have a fantastic budget-friendly family vacation in Florida.Continue Reading How to Plan A Budget Friendly Florida Vacation

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The circus has long attracted people of all ages and nationalities, awed by feats of human daring and skill, animal exhibits, and sights not seen in everyday life. For true circus lovers, there can be no greater vacation destination than Sarasota, FL. Home to the famous Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus and the longest running youth circus in America, Sarasota brings all the thrills of the circus, combined with beautiful weather and pristine white sand beaches.Continue Reading Love the Circus? Sarasota Should be Your Next Destination!

Tropical Beach Resorts on Siesta Key in Sarasota is the perfect location for a getaway. The beach resort offers boating, fishing, beach walks and sunset cruises on the Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Beach Resorts is only minutes away from several elegant spas offering soothing body and facial treatments along with exercise classes.

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Become a Sarasota BayWant your kids to learn more about the ocean than they can by just visiting the beach? Interactive marine science boat trips and safaris are cruising through Sarasota Bay and Lido Park that are sure to get the whole family excited about marine life in Sarasota. There are 3 different eco tours available for you and your family to experience, that are in conjunction with Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium.

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Tropical Beach Resorts along with Sarasota county has seen another year of growth in our total number of visitors this year.

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SiestaKey, Sarasota hotels, Trip Advisor award, sarasota, siestabeach, Tropical Beach Resort receives 2013 Certificate of Excellence- 2013 award

CONTACT: Dawn Bear, GM
Tropical Beach Resorts
6717 Sara Sea Circle
Siesta Key, Sarasota FL 34242

Continue Reading Tropical Beach Resorts on Siesta Key wins 2013 Trip Advisor Excellence Award