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“Riding to the SeaHorse Resort” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of SeaHorse Beach Resort

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SeaHorse Beach Resort
Wimauma, Florida
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69 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Riding to the SeaHorse Resort”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2012

Easter was coming and family was gathering in Florida for a Spring Break visit. With a previous stay here to base a decision for our get-a-way, reservations were made at the SeaHorse (DO make reservations!) and our plans were set. What a great decision! Mother Nature gave us nice weather and the SeaHorse gave us a wonderful place for our family gathering. Our three rooms were clean, neat, well funished (each unit is seaparately owned/furnished) and very convenient to beach (like about 10 steps), a nice pool, shopping and dining. We used the on-site grill to make S'mores, were treated to two gorgeous sunsets, and left (reluctantly) with lots of great pictures and oodles of happy memories. We WILL stay here again and would highly recommend it. Do take your water shoes as the beach does have some shells - that's the only minus I can think of!

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Lombard, Illinois
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2012

One bedroom unit was great!! Perfect for my family of 4: 2 adults and 2 kids (6 & 8). Everything you need supplied - kitchenware, bath & kitchen soaps, fresh towels daily. We had a dud toaster in our unit but it was replaced immediately after a call to the office. Loved the beach view from our unit! Pool was nice, clean and warm. They even had a few pool toys for the kids. Several "wash down" areas for sandy feet. Laundry facilities located on each floor. No problems with cell phone service and they were updating their WiFi during our stay and we didn't have a problem with either system. Our only complaint (if it even is one) is that the beach doesn't seem to be the sugary white sand you find on AMI or Lido Key. It seems more coarse and grey. Overall, we LOVED our trip to the SeaHorse and would definitely recommend it!!

  • Stayed February 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank randybay13
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Orlando
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2012

Room 249 has a wonderful view and a great value for lbk. You can't go wrong with this choice

  • Stayed January 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank CunninghamsOrlando
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Chicago, Illinois
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130 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2012

I met my college roommate here for a 4 day girls' getaway. We opted for a deluxe unit where both the bedroom and living room face the gulf. The views were wonderful. We left the sliding doors open every night to have the lullaby of the surf! We had a huge balcony with lots of seating. The room was clean, the furnishings could have been updated, but certainly met our needs. It was comfortable and clean. The kitchen had everything needed for cooking a major meal or just serving what you carried in. We appreciated the many many glasses and cups...no need to run the dishwasher very often! Garbage was emptied and towels were changed every day. We were concerned about noise since we were right over the pool. Folks over 60 doing laps in the pool do not make noise! We never heard a sound! And the pool was nice and warm. I loved the place and return, but would not go for the deluxe unit. I would go for a typical one bedroom. The deluxe unit had the bathroom in the back of the bedroom. In the regular unit it is in the hall so you don't have to interrupt someone who is sleeping. Minor point, but important to some. The other negative is that the staff is only there from 9 until 5. We did not find out that our TV did not work until 8 p.m. on our third night (ok, we don't watch TV much). I think it worked, but there were no instructions for the remotes. We suggested they include instructions. They seemed to be surprised that we hadn't checked it earlier. Why would we? We did have a problem with our kitchen faucet. They were there within 10 minutes to repair it! One of the beds was not particularly comfortable, but that may have been personal taste. As you can see, our negatives are very minimal....almost picky! I would definitely return if I were to return to Longboat Key!

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  • Stayed January 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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3 Thank EthelSue
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
79 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2011

This is a relatively small resort comprising about 35 units on two floors ranging from one room Studios to one and two bedroom condo’s. There are a few deluxe condo’s. This is a self catering resort.

The Kitchen in our condo was very well appointed, the fridge was very large, the oven was really gee wizz and the condo also had a good dishwasher. The condo was supplied with fresh towels and linen when needed ,and dishwasher powder and washing up liquid were replenished.

All of the units which make up the resort are individually owned and the standard of furnishings varies from unit to unit.

There is a reasonable size pool for guests which is straight off the sandy beach. The beach is very clean allows safe shallow swimming.

Public areas are well maintained. There is safe off road free car parking.
A guest laundry available although we did not use it.

Wi fi is available and free to use throughout the resort.

Mobile phone coverage is pathetic if very nearly none existent. Check with the resort whether the service has improved if a mobile phone is important to you.

A well stocked supermarket is about a mile away which we found excellent but note that the supermarket site is to be redeveloped and may be temporarily not available depending on your holiday dates.

We found this resort very quite in September but appreciate that September is out of season.

Although we liked the quietness of the resort, it lacked a Bar for guests to congregate and exchange holiday tales.

All in all a well presented condo resort which I would be happy to recommend to others and return to myself.

There is an abundance of wild life to be found on the beach, and pelicans outnumber people, dolphins can be seen swimming quite close to shore. When we have visited the coastline further down on Sanibel Island flies and mosquitoes were a problem but on Longboat key this didn’t seem to be the case.

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Property: SeaHorse Beach Resort
Address: 3453 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Location: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
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Ranked #6 of 20 Specialty Lodging in Longboat Key
Number of rooms: 36

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