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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the beach castle resort unit 3. It was beautifully decorated and very lovely. It was on the ground floor which was great. We loved that we could walk right out to the beach. We would definitely go back! It's was great that there were chairs already on the beach for us and umbrellas also.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

I was looking for a close getaway vacation and found out about beach castle resort. Even though the units are older, they are very well equipped, clean, and taken care off. The customer service is outstanding... I'll go back a little longer the next time.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Poor communication from the RVA property manager! We were never informed that landscapers would be trimming brush along the property line and would take FOUR days! Their huge cherry picker truck and cut branches literally blocked the entire drive way with no access to our room. Even walking along the back of the property we had to step over rakes... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

So disappointed in this resorts customer service!!! A group of 11 beach-getaway needing moms are here for the weekend. The reservations department and the Home owners association do not communicate well. There is a very fixable parking issue during an off season time that this resort is not upholding their word on after we are here instead of being hospitable!... More 

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RVAFlorida, Manager at Beach Castle Resort, responded to this review

We were disappointed to hear of this guests' recent experience at our Beach Castle Resort on Longboat Key. RVA and it's affiliated properties have always advertised a limit on the number of parking spaces available per rental unit. Our records indicate that since this group reserved two separate units, they were given four parking passes; a generous amount for the... More 

Inverness, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We stayed in unit 5 which is a two bedroom oceanside with a screened in patio with a peak of the ocean. The building is right on the ocean. Just walk through a short path through mangroves and you are on the beach. Plenty of beach chairs. The unit is spacious, nicely decorated and appointed. It was very clean. No... More 

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Eagan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My hubby, daughter and daughter's friend all had a great stay at the Beach Castle over Spring Break! Great unit, wonderful air conditioning, ample kitchen, fun screened in room, superb locaton and fabulous beach. What a great way to explore Longboat Key, St. Armand's Circle, Siesta Key and Casey Key. Ran into people who have been coming here for 15... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My wife and I have stayed at the Beach Castle at least 15 times over the past three decades. When our children were younger we had a number of family vacations and in recent years thet have spent some time with us at our units or in other units. The location is beautiful and the access to the superb beach... More 

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RVAFlorida, Manager at Beach Castle Resort, responded to this review

Thank you to this guest for their recent feedback of Beach Castle Resort. Our records do indicate the guest contacted a member of our Management Team in regards to the timing of the grounds provider maintaining the property. We agreed that this was completely unacceptable, offered an appropriate apology to the guest, and have since spoken with the company that... More 

Elkhart, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This was our 1st time staying at Beach Castle. We found the condo spotless, the grounds getting constant attention. The staff was attentive, courteous, polite and helpful. We had a plane issue that caused us to arrive late...one phone call and the keys were waiting for us.The amenities were very nice and to us above board. The laundry facilities allowed... More 

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Derry, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our first trip to Longboat Key and Beach Castle Resort. Definitely not our last! If you want a relaxing low key vacation, this could be it. We stayed in a second floor condo. Spacious, clean, full kitchen, bath, living room and bedroom. A large lovely screened in lanai! Pool was immaculate and a great whirlpool as well. We stayed across... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

This was our first time going to Beach Castle and we would go back for sure. We stayed on the Gulf side. Our unit was very clean. The beds were comfortable and we had plenty of sheets and towels. The perks that we really enjoyed were the beach chairs, beach towels and umbrellas that are provided. The gas grill is... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Between the azure blue of the Southwest Florida skies, and the turquoise Gulf of Mexico waters sits Beach Castle Resort on Longboat Key. A true beach-to-bay community, Beach Castle rests on one of the narrowest points of this prestigious island allowing the community to extend from the Gulf side to the bay side – a quality few have the privilege to carry. With various locations to choose from, including Gulf front, bay front, pool and garden views – this charming resort caters to even the most discerning traveler. Equipped with spacious one-, two-, and three-bedroom options, this 21-unit condominium resort offers a laid-back appeal. Beach Castle Resort is a classic choice with amenities that cater to an array of travelers providing the perfect vacation experience. Holding a reputation on the island as one of the top accommodation options, Beach Castle Resort exudes charm and perfection that wins the hearts of all who stay here. Many of our guests return year-after-year. Economically priced, combined with exceptional furnishings and unique amenities including private beach access and a bay front fishing or boating dock, Beach Castle offers vacationers a glimpse into reminiscent days of Old Florida charm and private getaways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beach Castle Resort

Address: 5310 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2010
Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: $211 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Beach Castle Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Beach Castle Hotel Longboat Key
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