Stayed here for a family reunion - we stayed in a two bedroom which was plenty big for 3 adults and one child. The view was spectacular - we were thrilled to see dolphins swim by. The sand is like sugar - and the uncrowded beach had virtually no seaweed - or rocks. Gentle waves and warm water.
Martha in the office was wonderful! Always offering us more towels or anything to make our stay more pleasurable.
Our issues were few: The Publix Supermarket was closed for renovation so the nearest supermarket was 20 minutes away(versus one mile away). We arrived at night around 8:30 and did not feel like running out for the few basic necessities. Having read other reviews about this property, I would have to agree about hearing everything your neighbor says in the adjoining room. We also found a few bugs - and one lizard in the condo. Not a huge deal for me, but the females I was staying with did not appreciate the unwelcome guests. I mean - it is Florida!
Overall - we LOVED The Beach. If you are looking for location, beach, warm water, great views and great service - stay here!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Blend the vibrant shades of pink and purple sunsets, with the calm turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico and you get a vacation experience of a lifetime. The Beach on Longboat Key sits Gulf front and includes all the amenities of a large resort, but without all the crowds and noise. Most of the units at this 15-unit condominium complex feature a view of the Gulf of Mexico, which perfectly compliments the modern, yet beachy décor. Located mid-island, The Beach on Longboat Key is close to Southwest Florida’s ‘Cultural Capital,’ Sarasota, and the eclectic island of Anna Maria Island. For those vacationers that like a more subdued getaway – this 12-mile stretch of beach has everything at its fingertips – from 5-star dining to paddleboard lessons, there is something for everyone.Our on-site amenities are bountiful and include a heated, Gulf front swimming pool, private beach access, BBQ area and on-site office. Choose from our various unit styles that include: studio units, hotel rooms, one- and two-bedroom units and one-bedroom plus den option. All units come equipped with a full-size kitchen or kitchenette, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access and daily maid service.Whether traveling as a family, honeymooner, on business or just want a resort with the best accommodations (and views!) Longboat Key has to offer, this is the resort for you. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- The Beach On Longboat Key Hotel Longboat Key