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Other Facilities

Council Headquarters

4780 Cattlemen Rd., Sarasota, FL 34233
941-921-5358  800-232-4475

Business Office Hours
Tuesday-Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Gulfcoast Event and Conference Center

Located at 4740 Cattlemen Road in Sarasota, the Gulfcoast Event and Conference Center is easily accessible from I-75, just north of Proctor Road. It is situated on a 12-acre wooded parcel with 6.5 acres of natural wetlands, complete with a boardwalk providing a tranquil setting for functions.

This 4,500 square-foot facility features a main auditorium and three break-out rooms, with a total capacity of 250. For rental information and rates, please contact or call 941-921-5358, or 800-232-4475.


Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for its two facilities on the Searcy G. Koen Regional Girl Scout Campus in Sarasota.

The LEED certification supports the council's overall goal to teach girls how to become stewards of the land. Girls are encouraged to participate in a variety of educational and environmental opportunities, which provide them with a better understanding of the need to care for the environment.

Girl Scout Houses

Sebring Girl Scout House - Capacity: 25
Amenities: Air-conditioning, one large room, two handicap-accessible restrooms, stove, refrigerator, and a large covered outside pavilion.

Bradenton GSH

Bradenton Girl Scout House - Capacity: 60
Amenities: Air-conditioning, one large room, one small room, stove, refrigerator, restroom facilities, and a handicap restroom.

Venice GSH

Venice Girl Scout House - Capacity: 25
Amenities: Air-conditioning, one large carpeted room, one small room, two screened-in attached areas, refrigerator, microwave, restroom facilities, handicapped restroom, and one bathroom with a shower. Large grounds area with one covered area and an all-purpose blacktop court.

Arcadia GSH

Arcadia Girl Scout House - Capacity: 30
Amenities: Air-conditioning, restroom facilities, stove, and refrigerator.

Collier GSH

Collier Girl Scout House - Capacity: 45
Amenities: Air-conditioning, one large room, restroom facilities, refrigerator, coffee pot, and microwave (no stove). Located near park facilities and an outdoor recreation area.