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Gulf Tides of Longboat Key

3005 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
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Gulf Tides of Longboat Key
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been staying at Gulf Tides for over 10 years and this place keeps getting better! The majority of our stays have been in the two bedroom units across the street from the beach, although one time we were fortunate enough to stay in the penthouse. The rooms are spacious and clean with views to the east and west.... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer K, We're glad to hear you continue to vacation with us at Gulf Tides year after year. The pent house is truly a treat! Thank you for taking time to write us a review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to your next stay with us! More

Minneapolis
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start with when we leave.....most every time I shed a few tears because we're leaving! We have been coming to Gulf Tides for almost 20 yrs! We've seen the great updating and improvements over the years and the continued new additions like the wonderful kitchen and new household items. We love having a beach that's private with none of... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi James R, Love your photo! Thank you for taking time to write us a review on TripAdvisor. We're glad to hear you enjoyed another fantastic stay with us at Gulf Tides. 20 years is a long time and we're so happy we've continued to satisfy you and your family for all these years. Looking forward to your next stay... More

Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This was our first stay here..we were here for our 20th anniversary. We stayed in 301, the gulf side penthouse and could not be more happy with our choice. It was very clean, roomy, and quiet. We loved sitting on the balcony, fishing off the beach and watching the sunset every evening. If you want a quiet, relaxing place to... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi Janet C, Thank you for writing us a review and congratulations on 20 years! We're thrilled you chose Gulf Tides in Longboat Key for your anniversary getaway. Hope you visit us again soon! More

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We have been comming to gulftides for two years now i love it. i love the location i love the staff and i love the unit. Everytime we come we never want to leave. we feel right at home. Nice beach right outside my door. Nice pool across the street and nice neighboors all around. Our favorite thing todo is... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi Daniel D, Beach bike rides are one of our favorites as well! It's always so peaceful-- just you, the Gulf, and your wheels. We're happy to hear you've enjoyed your stay with us again and again and look forward to seeing you in the future. Thank you for taking time to share your comments with us. More

Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We went to Gulf Tides for our children's Spring break. The resort is well kept and very clean. We stayed at a unit across the street from the beach. There is a very short walk to the private beach. They provide plenty of beach chairs, towels etc... The pool is small but very clean. The staff at the resort is... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi Fisherbabe91, We're sorry to hear about your disgruntled neighbor and hope you enjoyed your vacation with us regardless! We primarily operate as a timeshare, so the majority of our guests are owners however we frequently have renters, especially this time of year. Thanks for taking time to write us a review and we hope to see you and your... More

Arlington Heights
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We have stayed at Gulftides before and were so happy to be able to stay here again. We stayed in a 2 bedroom both times and find them perfect for four of us! King bed in master is quite comfortable and private updated bath for the master is very nice. Updated kitchen is terrific for cooking and grilling by the... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi JBSWANSON, Thanks for taking time to write us a review! It sounds like you had another fantastic stay with us at Gulf Tides. Glad you enjoyed your vacation and we hope to see you again soon! More

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

What a wonderful little gem in paradise! We have always gone to bigger resorts, but there is no comparison to the comfortable feeling at Gulf Tides. The staff is excellent and extremely friendly. The units are impeccably clean and up to date. The pool, tennis court and grounds were immaculate. Loved the idea that if you needed something extra like... More

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Gulf Tides of Longboat Key, responded to this review

Hi Susan B! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Gulf Tides! And even more so that you're considering purchasing a timeshare with us! We pride ourselves on our family-like work environment, and always do our best to make our guests as comfortable as possible. Thank you for taking time to write us a review, we... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Absolutely love to visit Gulf Tides and Longboat Key each spring. Wonderful time had by all with fabulous shopping, food and entertainment. Not overly hot or humid. Terrific staff and views! Love our time spent here.

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Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at this resort. The units were very comfortable and the facilities were nice. I loved the beach. So pretty. The staff was very accommodating and super nice. We would definitely stay there again.

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Hamden, Connecticut
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This was our first trip to Long Boat Key and we are so happy we chose Gulf Tides. We had a unit on the Gulf side which was a perfect spot to enjoy amazing sunsets, and long walks on the beach. The beach area was clean and beautiful and had more than enough chairs for all guests. We were also... More

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Address: 3005 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Gulf Tides Of Longboat Key Hotel Longboat Key

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Contemporary, luxurious studios, one bedroom and two bedroom condominiums border the Gulf of Mexico. Each condo has a fully equipped kitchen, cable television, linens, central heat and air, private phones and free laundry facilities either in your condo or in your building. Tennis court, pool, bicycles. ... more   less 
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