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    Rolling Waves Cottages

    6351 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1512
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed July 12, 2015

          My husband and I spent a week at Rolling Waves this past May. It was our second stay there. We love the peace and quiet. It is a great place to getaway from it all! The cabins have a wonderful old Florida feel...a great alternative...More

          3  Thank KRIS L
          Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

          This a a fantastic spot on the beach in LBK. Shelly is the caretaker and she is AMAZING. Great relaxing spot away from the party spots yet close enough when you want to indulge. We will return! Thanks for everything Shelly, awesome time.

          1  Thank HonuSea
          Reviewed May 14, 2015

          These wonderful cottages were built in the 1940s and have been grandfathered into the all-residential area. There are no condos or high rises on this portion of the key. As a result the beach doesn't have a lot of people on it. The cottages have...More

          1  Thank Helen A
          Reviewed May 11, 2015

          We spent a week at Rolling Waves Cottages the last week of April, 2015. My wife grew up in Tampa, FLA and had spent time at Rolling Waves back in the late 60's with her family; and they loved it for its charm and access...More

          2  Thank teleAK
          Reviewed February 28, 2015

          We found this place via this website and booked two weeks Oct 2014. We really enjoyed ourselves the hostess and daughter along with a very dilligent housekeeping person run a very clean, old timey, fantastic piece of old Florida. The quant cottages are immaculate, renovated...More

          3  Thank Ted N
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          Chefmax72
          Planning a trip down in mid-April....what are the fishing conditions like from the beach in front of the cabins? I am a surfcaster from the NE. I plan on bringing my gear with me...is it worth it?
          February 24, 2016|
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          Response from Liminlady | Reviewed this property |
          I can only say that when I was there in September there were many rods set up on the beach at sunset
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          Dan S
          Do you have a pool or wi-fy??
          August 14, 2015|
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          Response from Beachcottages | Property representative |
          As Rolling Waves Beach Cottages were built in 1948, we are trying to stay true to the Old Florida style of cottaging. There are 11 miles of pristine beach with very few people on it... Glorious. So, No, we do not have a... More
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          "All cottages not far from the beach."
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          "There are 7 cottages and they all appear to be equally accommodating."
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          "One beachfront cottage has fire pit in front that is open to all, which could bother you if you are early to..."
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          "All of the cottages are great."
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