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Silver Sands Gulf Beach Resort

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Let your senses be your guide at Silver Sands Gulf Beach Resort on Longboat Key. From the moment you arrive at this Gulf front condominium complex, you will be in sensory overload. The aroma of tropical flora and warm salty air surround you on Longboat Key - this bouquet of scents will have you returning to this beautiful destination again and again. Are you in need of some relaxation? Why not take a walk along our private beach and take a dip in the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. We have the most beautiful sunsets to offer here on Florida's Southwest coast - we invite you to relax in a complimentary lounge chair at the beach as the sun sets in her many array of colors.Our on-site amenities are plentiful and include a heated, Gulf front swimming pool, putting green and shuffleboard courts, private beach access, BBQ area, and on-site office. Choose from our various unit styles that include: hotel rooms, one- and two-bedroom units with an assortment of views to choose from including garden, pool/Gulf front and Gulf front views. All units come equipped with a full-size kitchen or kitchenette, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access and daily maid service. We invite you to book your Silver Sands vacation and create memories that will last a lifetime.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Upon driving into the facility, we first said, ok lets keep an open mind. We checked in, staff was very friendly and knowledgeable regarding the area. This resort apparently had two locations across from each other,1 located on the Gulf, (Beach Side) and one on the River side.
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We had a great stay! My husband had work meetings and I stayed to enjoy the beach and the pool. We even cooked out on the grill by the pool twice. The rooms are small but provide everything you need. And the staff was very friendly. I would stay again.
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People were friendly and great! Place was clean and comfortable. No complaints here ! Nice pool and walk right out to the private beach ! Was so much nicer then the crowded public beaches of nearby areas .
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This was the second time we have stayed at the Silver Sands Resort on Longboat Key. We also stayed here for a week in June of 2017. We wanted to be in a property that is right on the beach and we really like this resort a lot. It is a very nice sized property...a little on
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While the actual rooms we had were fine, I have never experienced in 50+ years of travel a more inept, combative and arrogant office staff as the one at Silver Sands Gulf Beach Resort in Longboat Key, Florida. We just had our family reunion there, and from the moment we arrived
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Family Room in Unit #252 at Silver Sands Resort
Kitchen & Dining Room in Unit #252 at Silver Sands Resort
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Beachside view at sunrise
Our sincerest apology to this guest on any misunderstanding or miscommunication - it was not our intent. A member of our Management Team is looking into the issue and will addresses with onsite staff. We thank the guest for bringing these concerns to our attention.
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Can you see the beach from rooms? Is it only in view from Poolside or traditional or vice-versa?
Thank you for your question! A handful of our units are directly on the beach, and another large portion include both pool and beach views (since the pool is beachfront). Please contact us directly if you're looking to rent a specific unit to ensure your request.
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Does the 2 bedroom suite have 1 or 2 bathrooms?
Our two-bedroom suites have two-bathrooms. If you have any unit-specific questions please feel free to contact our resort front desk directly. Thank you!
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The largest nearby airport is Tampa International which offers a variety of flight options. The Sarasota-Bradenton Airport is also a good option, they are a smaller airport that offers slightly less flights but with a shorter drive to the resort. Our resort is about a 10 minute drive from St. Armand's Circle; and about 15 minutes from downtown Sarasota. We do offer complimentary onsite parking for guests throughout the duration of their stay. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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Thank you for your inquiry. At this time we do not provide safes in the room; but we do provide complimentary beach towels. We're looking forward to welcoming you!
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"You decide beach side or river side. River side units were more like villas. Restaurants close by."
"We liked being on the 2nd (top) floor looking directly out at the pool and the beach."
"Try to get a second floor unit (there are 2 floors) with an ocean view."
"All,of the apartment that we have had over 17 years of visits have been great."
"If you want a view, pick a room with lanai or balcony facing pool or beach."
US$189 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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