We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Longboat Key hotels

Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   4711 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort to your Saves list
Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
70%
Ranked #5 of 6 Hotels in Longboat Key
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
LizzyG34 Longboat Key, FL
Write a Review

650 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    206
    236
    95
    63
    50
See reviews for
210
290
12
29
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (101)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Longboat Key, FL
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hilton was a great hotel, but is was sold and is presently being remodeled. I am not sure when it will be open again but I would guess close to a year. I hope it will be bigger and better than ever. I cannot believe I have to keep writing. Seven words to go

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you when the hotel reopens. More

Clearwater, Florida
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hilton on Longboat Key Florida is a lovely tropical property set right on the beach. the rooms are lovely and you just have to walk out the door and take a few steps and you are on the lovely white sands of the beach. The restaurant serves excellent food and drinks and you can eat inside or outside. If... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you when the hotel reopens. More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Our third stay as a family at the longboat and the cracks are beginning to show. Cannot fault the location on the beach which is still about my favourite beach in the world but the decor is now showing its age at the Hotel and it's long planned renovation long over due. Staff were attentive and the breakfasts superb blueberry... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you when the hotel reopens. More

Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed here September 2013 and was looking forward to returning this October, will it be open by then & if so, how do we reserve ? Will be very sad and disappointed if we can't, we loved this hotel ! Can you recommend another similar hotel if you are not opening by October?

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you when the hotel reopens. More

Treasure Island, Florida
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful location and friendly staff. Nice views from the restaurant and good breakfast and lunch. The small conference room worked well for our small business meetings. It was always so refreshing to walk out of the conference room during a meeting for a breath of fresh salt sea air!

Was this review helpful? Yes
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you when the hotel reopens. More

Tampa
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
21 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We were not staying in the hotel but we came here twice in the same day to enjoy drinks and appetizers on the deck with a wonderful view of the Gulf of Mexico - wow what a sunset!! Staff was top drawer all around, servers, bartenders and beachers. Hotel is closed for the next 18 months for renovations to "meet... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to your visit when the hotel reopens More

Tampa, Florida
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Despite the faded décor, this resort is in a primo location right on Longboat Key, a lovely quiet beach on the Gulf Coast. It will be closed, torn down, and rebuilt starting this Summer. Our stay was a good one. Staff was very accommodating and the beds were comfortable, although price was a bit high for the quality received. Here's... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you your 4 Star Review and for mentioning the great service provided by the staff, we look forward to serving you after our renovations are complete. More

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great location. More than adequate rooms. Nice view from outdoor eating area. Okay food. Great rates considering the primo location. When we were there they were contemplating a major renovation. It will be interesting to see how that plays out.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your critique of the Longboat Key Hilton, look forward to your return visit when our renovations are completed. More

Reno, Nevada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

beautiful beach but restaurant and accommodations leave a lot to be desired. I would have liked to know the hotel was being torn down in a month. I would have reconsidered my stay. But I will gladly go back when the hotel re opens!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed the beach and look forward to your return visit. More

Miami, Florida
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Dated musty smelling room. Pool closed very early, and property was just "ok." If you want to be on a secluded beach and dont care about the room quality, it might be ok for you. Wasn't enjoyable for me.

Review collected in partnership with Hilton Hotels & Resorts

Was this review helpful? Yes
LBKGM, General Manager at Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to Longboat Key, but would welcome another opportunity to serve you once the hotel has been fully renovated. More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort

Address: 4711 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Tingo, Despegar.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com and Otel so you can book your Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hilton Longboat Key Beachfront Hotel Longboat Key

168 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (153)
Viewed
View from room (15)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (41)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (26)
Viewed
Room/suite (24)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
0:31
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (38)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Longboat Key with
any amenities