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Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Unit 812E at the Cedars, so our experience is SOLELY based upon that unit. Always first, the good: -- kitchen appliances were new -- lovely view from lanai and master suite of Sarasota Bay -- grounds meticulously kept. Beautiful boardwalks. -- big junior-Olympic sized pool (that we did not use) -- excellent in-unit Wi-Fi. No passwords or...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Cedars East is a group of three separate sections of RESIDENTIAL DUPLEX TOWN HOMES. Cedars EAST IS NOT a TENNIS RESORT. The "TENNIS CLUB" located @ Cedars East is a separate COMMERCIAL ENTITY having nothing to do with the residential properties. The TENNIS CLUB Consists of a lovely pool, a tiki bar, a small dinner type restaurant with some pretty...

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3Thank ljdcom
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 3 March 2015

My wife and I rented unit 818 from 12/25/14 - 2/28/15. We paid $4800 for Jan. and $5800 for February plus hundreds more in taxes, resort fees, etc. For that price, we expected good quality. Instead we got a unit in which the construction, fixtures and furniture were cheap to begin with (decades ago) and have been neglected ever since....

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7Thank Ken J
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Last year we stayed a week and found it wasn't enough. Two weeks this year and very happy! This is a nice tennis focused community. Tennis pro (Dave) hosts weekday morning tennis clinics that are extremely well attended. Accommodations are spacious, clean and well stocked. Resort includes large pool, tiki bar, small gym and restaurant. Bonus: balloon tire bikes are...

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3Thank Robert L
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 13 April 2014

532 What a Disaster First let me say that this is not the first time we have stayed at this resort. We have stayed there for multiple months but not at this particular condo. This particular condo, in my opinion should not be allowed in the rental pool. When we first checked in to this 2 bed 2 1/2 bath...

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11Thank WmECamp
RVAFlorida, Manager at Cedars Tennis Resort, responded to this review

Our apologies to this repeat guest on what appears to be a lack of service by our team on several levels. Our Management Team is conducting a full investigation of this unit, and has reached out to this guest with an appropriate apology. Our hope is that our past performance will allow us another chance to service their Longboat Key...

Southern Ohio
Reviewed 23 June 2013

We rented unit 804 for one week in June, finding it available on short notice. The unit itself was clean, updated in the past few years, with cold A/C. Could use some new TVs, but it was really a fine place for the week. Only other comment was that the master bed was very soft, and could use replacing with...

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3Thank getawayfunforus
Philadelphia
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Just back from our tenth consecutive stay at the Cedars. This is the place to stay if you love physical activity. In fact, there is so much to do on-site that you never have to leave. There are 10 gorgeous har-true tennis courts, a huge (junior olympic size) pool, a fitness facility (with over a dozen machines, weights, benches, etc.)...

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11Thank wrpcons
Reviewed 1 November 2012

my husband and I stayed at Cedars for two weeks and never had problems booking a court. we also loved the complimentary bikes, the fitness center and the sparkling jr Olympic pool. we liked the location of our unit - near the pool, pro shop and tennis courts. (unit 651) we really lucked out with the condo. the owners had...

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5Thank Lolah1
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2012

Mixed feelings about this place. Cedars is a beautiful and quiet resort. The pool is clean and often we were the only ones using it. The jetty behind the resort is great for fishing and the beach, which is only 5 mins walk away, is in our opinion better than Siesta beach. It is so clean and quiet and covered...

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6Thank David L
Channel Islands, GB
Reviewed 13 January 2011

Excellent stay in a fantastic townhouse on the Cedars tennis resort. The resort is close to beach access and some great restaurants (recommend the Blue Dolphin for breakfast) and is a short drive to St Armands Circle and Sarasota. Unit 618 is a comfortable town house with all your holiday needs including a wide screen TV, internet, views of the...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cedars Tennis Resort, a luxury vacation rental on Longboat Key, offers world-class facilities, magnificent beaches and tropical sunsets that are picture-perfect. Guests enjoy an unforgettable Florida vacation in our spacious townhomes that are perfect for families or couples. There is something to suit every mood at Cedars Tennis Resort – a junior Olympic swimming pool with Tiki bar, a fitness center, fishing pier and bicycle availability are just some of the amenities you’ll enjoy while staying at this resort. For a casual dining experience, the newly renovated clubhouse features a restaurant with full bar, Cedars Café & Tiki Bar – the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat after a long day exploring Longboat Key. The HarTru tennis courts at Cedars Tennis Resort attract players from all over the world. Professionals and novices alike will enjoy USTA tournaments and tennis camps for children, as well as our well-equipped pro-shop. For those who like to venture out without a motor, bicycle and kayak rentals are available on-site. We invite you to explore our gorgeous landscaped grounds and beach pathways or paddle through Sarasota Bay and engage in the wildlife that passes by. Our fishing pier offers anglers the opportunity to drop a line in Sarasota Bay or simply relax on one of the benches and take in the sights and sounds that engulf your senses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cedars Tennis Resort

Address: 645 Cedars Ct Ste A, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1847
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: €156 - €194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cedars Tennis Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 94
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Cedars Tennis Hotel Longboat Key
Cedars Tennis Resort Longboat Key, Florida
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“ask for current pictures and reviews from the owners or rental agencies”
 of 5 bubbles ljdcom, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in units 664 and 651, happy with both.”
 of 5 bubbles RobbieCanuck, 21 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Townhouses at the Cedars can be rented thru the resort (Lighthouse Mgmt.?), by owner (VRBO) or thru RVA resort vacations (RVAFL.com). The Townhouse units really do vary so be sure to ask questions.”
 of 5 bubbles wrpcons, 23 Feb 2013 | Read review
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