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Enjoy a swim in our heated pool while looking out into the waters of Cranes Bay. Looking for something more active? Enjoy a challenging game of tennis on our lighted court. Bikes are available to all guests who want to explore our beautiful island.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Tennis Court
Self-Serve Laundry
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Bay View
Great View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport5 mi
St. Petersburg Intl Airport38 mi
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All reviews short walk across the street anna maria island boat slips manatees swimming beach chairs sq feet the sleep number bed large kitchen closet space updated kitchen tennis rackets high end appliances master bedroom relaxing week great resort nice bedroom timeshare week
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at the Longboat Bay Club and had a great week. Good location. Nice Accommodations. King Sleep number bed in master. Not crowded . Quiet. Beach chairs and umbrellas for the beach across the street. Pool is nice.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This resort is small in a great location. Quiet time of year. Has pool, hot tub, tennis courts and bikes.Will definitely go back in the future. Across the bay from Sarasota. The Mote aquarium was a wonderful experience for adults and children.More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank halfmarathon131
Response from CPMCFlorida, Guest Relations Manager at Longboat Bay ClubResponded 3 weeks ago

The Mote aquarium is a wonderful local spot with lots to do. The bird sanctuary is always a treat as well! Early November is a great time to visit before the true season starts back up! We are thrilled that you enjoy the Longboat Bay...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Beautiful setting with lots of complimentary amenities such as bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, tennis courts and rackets. Also has boat slips and a nice playground area.Easy access to Sarasota and Anna Maria Island. Publix nearby is very convenient.More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Roam49505437742
Response from CPMCFlorida, Guest Relations Manager at Longboat Bay ClubResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you, Roam for your review of the Longboat Bay Club! The resort and staff work hard to provide and maintain everything necessary to enjoy your vacation! It's wonderfully located just across the street from the beach and of course right off the bay! It's...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018

Smaller Resort, Well Maintained and Comfortable. Loved the location in the middle of Longboat Key. Easy to get to both ends of the island as well as Sarasota and Bradenton. Unit was very comfortable. Not ocean front but can see ocean across the street and...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank G134ESlindan
Response from CPMCFlorida, Guest Relations Manager at Longboat Bay ClubResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you, G134ESlindan! Longboat Bay Club is a wonderful, boutique style resort that has so much to offer guests! There are plenty of restaurants nearby in St. Armands Circle or a Publix just down the street for those who enjoy a home cooked meal. We...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Worse vacation ever!!!! We arrived on Saturday and even though we had paid for a full week, we left on Monday morning. The RED TIDE is Awful. Everyone said the RED TIDE was so much better you could hardly tell, Well that is a lie!...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
Thank joykent
Response from CPMCFlorida, Guest Relations Manager at Longboat Bay ClubResponded October 5, 2018

Hi Joy! Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to tell us about your stay! We truly wish we could eliminate the red tide from our area! We have been seeing signs of the red tide going away. The conditions vary by...More

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Robyn H
March 22, 2018|
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Response from JohnB15672 | Reviewed this property |
Some interesting dining options at the local Publix maybe half a mile South of the LBC. Soups and Asian Entrees available at their hot table. Pay according to weight. Also has a salad bar that I've never tried. Eat inside or... More
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28uteb
January 9, 2018|
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Response from LightPacker719314 |
All units have a balcony that faces the back bay. There are common area walkway's that are on the gulf side. Can see gulf from these, to side of the condo across the street.
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Seaside50810
November 10, 2016|
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Response from maryfrancesc2014 | Reviewed this property |
No. these condors are across the street from the gulf and view is blocked by others condors.
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Room Tips
"Sleep Number bed was not great, but worked out OK. Maybe I don't know what I am doing so that could be..."
548missyc
Apr 29, 2018
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"all rooms are very nice,bay view. upper floors have an ocean view as well"
donaldbI6422NA
Jan 17, 2018
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"Very spacious - so much closet space you could live there year round!"
Plunkence57
Dec 17, 2017
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"Buy better pillows"
K1817NGmikem
Aug 12, 2017
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