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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful small resort with old Florida charm. Located very close to the beach, the sounds of the gentle waves at night will lull you quickly to sleep! Also has a beautiful heated swimming pool for relaxation and fun. I have satayed here many times over the years, and will continue to do so in the coming years.

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Thank Willard S
Betty J, Owner at Outrigger Resort, responded to this review

Hi Willard Thank you so much for your wonderful review. You have no idea how much it helps. Many of our guests tell us that it was because of a review that made them decide to stay here at The Outrigger Resort. We look forward to seeing you and your family here with us again soon. More 

Glastonbury, Connecticut
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in unit 4 and it was excellent. Keep in mind you are not at the Ritz. This is a seaside low-rise building which was probably constructed in the 1960s or 70s. It looks and feels like it is from days gone by but if you embrace the laid back style you'll love it! Our unit was on the... More 

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5 Thank McDanny
allieann87
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed May 17, 2015

This resort was built before any of the others so is the closest you can get to the beach. Ask for Apartment 10 for a 1 bedroom or apartment 3 if you need a 3 bedroom. Both condos are spacious, have been remodeled, and have everything including the kitchen sink. Beach and pool are beautiful and not crowded. There is... More 

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Lake Placid, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed February 12, 2015

My sis and I stayed at #9. I had engaged a beachhouse, but upon arriving, I could not locate it,and when we did, it was not what we thought it would be. So, I pulled into the Outrigger, with no notice., Explained our dilemma, and within minutes, we were in Unit 9.. awesome, Gulf views, just great for me &... More 

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North Dakota
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed February 2, 2014

If you are looking for quiet, close to the beach and casual...this is the place for you. We stayed in # 6. First the "bad". The seal on the front door was inefficient and twice we had gecko visitors, no big deal for us, but it may be worrisome to more squeamish people. We love to leave the patio door... More 

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Sebring, Florida, United States
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75 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed December 30, 2013

If you are looking for a place out of the hustle and bustle this is it. Was a little apprehensive at first because it is an older condo but was very pleased with the cleanliness and updated condo #6. The bed was very comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped. We spent a lot of time on the lanai listening... More 

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Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

I just so happened to stumble upon this resort on a vacation rental site and I'm so glad I did! We are a large group of 8 w/ an elderly couple and this 4/3.5 w/ a master bedroom on the 1st floor was perfect for us. If you've done any searching for a condo on/near the beach in this area... More 

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4 Thank Ariana A
Philadelphia
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Reviewed December 4, 2012

We stayed at the Outrigger in unit #1, and #4 over Thanksgiving 2012. We had a wonderful time, The apartments are well equipped and extremely clean! We will re-booking this summer The other guests at the Outrigger were very friendly and knowledgeable. The pool was the pefect temperature, though there was no management on property, Bill seemed to help us... More 

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1 Thank D W
Maryland
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299 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed March 31, 2012

This is a small complex in the middle of LBK. Great location Property is well kept. Laundry room is close and reasonable. There is a shed by the laundry room with beach stuff, toys. The beach is beautiful ! and right there. Unit 5 was clean, nicely decoated with a few quirky things that were no big deal. Just remember... More 

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Fishers, Indiana
1 review
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Reviewed April 16, 2011

We have stayed at the Outrigger Resort in 2008, 2009, and again in 2011. I have two kids 6 & 11. Each year we have stayed in Unit 3 which is VERY spacious. First, this is not the type of resort where you are walking long distances. It is Florida charm at it's best. It's not a high rise or... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Outrigger Resort

Address: 5155 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: $222 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Outrigger Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Second floor gives spectacular beach views!”
 of 5 bubbles 610willards, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“NICE but not plush, clean and comfortable. .steps to the beach.. I loved the bottom bedroom, like my own suite, a little off-ey, but just fine for me! had to have someone reboot the A/C, but quick service!”
 of 5 bubbles suzanne889, Feb 12, 2015 | Read review
“There appeared to be only 4 units with direct Gulf views, be sure you clarify before booking if the view is a "must".”
 of 5 bubbles stu2000a, Feb 2, 2014 | Read review
“Larger families...go for apartment 3, smaller, 10.”
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 of 5 bubbles willsdad, Apr 16, 2011 | Read review
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