Sarasota County, Fla., to get a new Hyatt Place

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The Hyatt Place Lakewood Ranch in Sarasota County, Fla., began construction.

The five-floor, 122-room hotel is being developed to alleviate a room shortage in the Sarasota-Bradenton area, and will be located near Nathan Benderson Park, the Sarasota Polo Club and a variety of corporate hubs.

The hotel will have a restaurant and bar, as well as an outdoor pool area with cabanas and fire pits.

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