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Rolling Waves Cottages

3.0 of 5 6351 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

My husband took me to rolling waves for my birthday. We stayed overnight in cottage number 6. It was built in the 1940's- and there are only 5 or 6 cottages on this property. It is quaint, quiet, a great location. The beach was spectacular. The cottage was clean and had everything we could need-- including beach chairs and umbrella.... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

We loved staying here! It has a quaint feel of a bungalow seaside retreat. I love that you can park right beside your cottage, no lugging bags up stairs! Laundry facility and chairs available very convenient! Love that the ocean is close to the cottages too!

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

My boyfriend and I booked a week vacation at Rolling Waves Cottage and we could not have been happier. We stayed in cottage #8 beach front. Our cottage was clean,bright and airy with a great view. We enjoyed the fully equipped kitchenette and the outdoor grill. The beach was very clean and at times we felt like it was our... More 

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Winter Garden, Florida
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

My husband and I have been coming to longboat key for at least 5 yrs for our anniversary and have always seen the Rolling Waves cottages and finally decided to try staying for our 16th anniversary. Since I'm self employed we always stay in very economical places miles from the beach and spend most of our time away from the... More 

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West Palm Beach, FL
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

What a treasure! This cluster of beachfront cottages exudes Old Florida and Charm. The cottages are adorable, have everything you would need, and feel spacious even for a group. From my first conversation with Shelley on the phone, to her warm welcome upon our arrival, to sitting and chatting with her at the firepit, she really made this girls' getaway... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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21 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

We were in Bradenton Beach in a Hotel we didn't like and were therefore phisically looking for something else nearby. Shelley welcomed us in a most friendly way, even late at night. So we moved to her place the next day and it was definitely worth it!! A wonderful spot, nice cottages, friendly people, calm area, close to the ocean,... More 

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South Portland, Maine
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I found this gem last year when looking for a self catering cottage on the beach near Sarasota. I had no idea I would fall in love with these quaint, perfectly located beach cottages! We just returned from our second year at Rolling Waves- we were there the first week of April; this time we brought our best friends with... More 

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South Portland, Maine
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

In my other reviews, I've been as objective as possible. I make no claim to objectivity in this review at all. This was our second trip to RW, and it just got better. We plan to make it our annual winter trip for as long as it lasts. More on that later. We enjoyed our 2012 trip so much, we... More 

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

My husband and I loved our stay at Rolling Waves! We stayed in Cottage 5, and it by far exceeded all of our needs. We loved how we were right on the beach. We spent most of our afternoons either on the beach or laying in the Hammock. We were also grateful that the heat worked in the cottage as... More 

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Hobe Sound, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Just got back from staying at Rolling Waves and loved it! Can't wait to go back with my family in the fall. Shelly was so friendly, even though she was sick, and couldn't have made our stay any better. The cottage we were in, #3, was so nice and quaint! It fit us perfectly, my mom and sister in the... More 

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Address: 6351 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228
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Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rolling Waves Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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