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The Beach on Longboat Key

3465 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Unit #103 and Unit #225, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2827
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good26%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
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    “murphy bed” (21 reviews)
    “first floor” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Beachfront
    3 Star Hotel
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    All reviews murphy bed gulf of mexico first floor studio room daily housekeeping service beach chairs are free small studio key area end unit watch tv cleaned every day nice kitchen fresh towels sliding glass perfect vacation the ground floor pull out sofa little things two nights ocean view
    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    I rented B101 because it was larger and had two bathrooms. Even though it was only my husband and myself we liked the thought of having more space. What a disappointment . It started with the fact that the entrance was in the bedroom -...More

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    Reviewed 22 November 2015

    I made reservations for this condo complex using a third party site. I was visiting the Sarasota area for a conference I wanted to have a beach getaway as well. I notified the complex days prior to my arrival to notify them of my late...More

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    Response from RVAFlorida, Manager at The Beach on Longboat Key

    Our sincere apologies continue to be offered to this recent guest of The Beach on Longboat Key. Their title of "unfortunate experience" accurately describes what happened; and for that we are regretful. RVA is a small, locally-based company and for that reason we rely on...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    Wha a lovely beach experience. Amazing facility with the most attentive staff who clearly understand top notch service. Karl Jamenson was the person who brought our chairs and found us the perfect ocean edge spot. He knew the difference between intrusive service and friendly helpful...More

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    Reviewed 16 October 2015

    Stayed in a single room suite with a murphy bed. Very new and modern. Just as shown in the pictures. Very easy access to the pool and beach, (like 5 steps) This is a very small complex, don't expect big resort frills! The room was...More

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    Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

    We recently stayed for 3 days at The Beach with our 2 kids. The place is really peaceful, with a small pool, few rooms, and a private entrance to the beach. The view from our room was gorgeous! They offer free umbrellas and beach chairs...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (17)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Indy_Rocks_1
    Do the rooms have safes?
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry! Our rooms do not offer safes.
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    Houserjlt
    Is smoking permitted on the balcony?
    5 January 2015|
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    Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
    As long as the sliding door and windows are closed, we do allow smoking on the balcony.
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    Room Tips
    "There are no elevators and there are steps to get to the beach. If you have mobility issues definitely stay..."
    jonescry, 26 days agoRead review
    "Don't stay here"
    Molly S, 27 days agoRead review
    "Ground floor does not have view."
    Gardener77, 1 month agoRead review
    "Enjoy the beach"
    c3a3m3, 1 month agoRead review
    "All rooms have incredible views, the first level just doesn't require using stairs to get to the beach."
    Kathleen M, 1 month agoRead review
    "The water views are the nicest but the small efficiency room (220, above the office) is nice, also."
    Angie S, 6 months agoRead review
    "Use your upgrade"
    387indy, 10 months agoRead review
    "None really. But if you do not care about the comfort of a room, then stay on the second floor."
    Fran A, over a year agoRead review
    "If you stay here try to get a second floor condo so you have a view of the gulf which is gorgeous."
    cobra487, over a year agoRead review
    "Never stay in B101"
    QUEEEBEEE, over a year agoRead review
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