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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“old florida”(19 reviews)
“private beach”(15 reviews)
“small pool”(11 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsold floridaprivate beachsmall poolanna mariafree parking for guestsowners chrislovely tropical gardensshort or long stayloungers and umbrellasminute strollfully stocked kitchenflat screen tvsbradenton beachkitchen areagas grilllounge chairsfacing the ocean
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved The Sandpiper Inn. Quiet unassuming, immaculate and absolutely perfect for a relaxing vacation. The innkeeper, Ben, is personable and helpful.The accommodations include everything you need. The kitchen is well stocked and beach towels are available. The beach front has lounge chairs and umbrellas. This...More

1  Thank Sarahjay192
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are Floridians and have stayed here twice. We prefer Longboat Key to Anna Maria or Bradenton Beach because it’s not as crowded and there is much less traffic. The place is a small boutique hotel run by a couple. It’s clean...More

Thank Tourist66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were intrigued with Sandpiper. An older property, it exudes charm and evokes a step back in time. Just a short walk past the sea oats for beach access. Each of the 10 rooms has its own patio area, umbrella and lounge chair. 2 rooms...More

1  Thank Bruce W
Response from Sandpiper_Inn, Owner at Sandpiper InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words, Harold and I have worked diligently in the last 13 years to preserve the “Old Florida Charm” while bringing modern amenities. I absolutely love our sunsets on my backyard, the best beach in North America. We have tons of...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

From the time we checked in to the time we checked out we had an awesome experience. This place is a hidden gem. We were there to celebrate my birthday and just wanted to get away and relax. From the fully stocked kitchen, where breakfast...More

Thank koala1605
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This hotel can hardly been seen from the road and comprises of 10 individual ground floor self units. With a bed, kitchen, dining area and all utensils within each unit, you step out of your door and onto the sand. There is a outside grill...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$140 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$140 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mooksg
May 3, 2018|
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Response from FlossEm77 | Reviewed this property |
The pool is tiny - - more the size of a hot tub - - and I never saw anyone in it. The beach is fabulous but I think you will need your own floats etc. It's a perfect place to enjoy everything a beach has to offer and there... More
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christine s
January 25, 2017|
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Response from Christine C | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do allow children. Sunny Regards Christine Gorman Cullison Owner/Innkeeper Sandpiper Inn
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January 11, 2015|
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Response from Harold C |
All rooms have refrigerators. google sandpiper inn longboat key for pictures etc. make sure our name is in website address Harold
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"All rooms are good"
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"Only one floor. Some rooms overlook the gardens, some overlook the sea."
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"The higher the room number, the closer to the beach"
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"Room 200 and 201 have Gulf views."
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