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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Loved private beach, access to chairs, nice clean pool, & nice gas grills w/outside tables.. Loved the quiet area. Try the oysters at local Restraunt "dry dock" we also grilled king crab from grocery "publix" Disappointed that when we called about late check in that we were told we were upgraded rooms.. What they really meant was we gave away... More 

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2 Thank JWiggs
gulfofmexicotc, Front Desk Associate at Turtle Crawl Inn Resort, responded to this review

Hello, I am glad that you enjoyed our resort and the local restaurants.I just want to clarify that you were upgraded. You rented a studio, also known as an efficiency, that has a garden view. You would have had the same view in the studio as you did in the 1 bedroom condo that we did upgrade you to. We... More 

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Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Our group rented 3 separate rooms for the 4th of July weekend. Their rooms were nice, modern, clean, with working kitchen equipment, ours on the other hand was the opposite... We stayed in room 302, pretty dirty when we got there, kitchen in dire need of renovation. Oven did not work. Don't waste your time on the "dishwasher" we shut... More 

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3 Thank Alyssa B
Bradenton, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is totally the best location for a restful vacation. Beautiful views of the Gulf and the most gorgeous sunsets ever. My husband and I went several times, our last time was last June, just a few months before he passed and we have some great pictures of our vacation. Thank you all for making this a special time for... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

My wife and I recently stayed here, over the holiday weekend, May 2015. The sunsets are unbelievable. Our room was an efficiency, not the greatest but was the only one available. The beach is lovely and lounge chairs are provided. A nice grill area with tables, chairs and new gas grills made it easy to cook without being too far... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

First, I want to say that I will return to Turtle Crawl as it's a lovely inn and the size and locale are perfect for me and my wife. Even if your condo isn't beachfront, you are steps from a serene and tranquil beach. My wife and I stayed at this inn before; however we were in a different room... More 

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Reviewed 27 April 2015

I recently spent a couple of nights at one of the suites units (81) at the Turtle Crawl Inn. It was perfect for me, my son and daughter-in-law and two grandchildren, ages 10 and 12. This unit had two bedrooms: one with a king sized bed and another with two twin beds. In the living area is a pull out... More 

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Williamsville, New York
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Reviewed 28 December 2014

We arrived very late and had to drive to a further location at Engles and Volkers Vacations further down the road since we rented from them. Upon opening the door we were hit with a wave of musty / dirty mop smell. After more than 14 hours of travel we were too exhausted to do anything. The dishes were dirty... More 

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Stratford, Canada
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Reviewed 26 November 2014

Having stayed in various resorts every year on Longboat and Siesta key for the past 6 years, I would have to say Turtle Crawl Inn is one of my favourites. I generally stay in unit 102. Which I absolutely love. This particular time I stayed in 104, end unit. The short walk out to the beach and view is spectacular.... More 

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4 Thank Rachellelee25
Creighton, Nebraska
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Reviewed 18 November 2014

I stayed in Unit 204 at the Turtle Crawl Inn, Longboat. The rooms are recently updated and all appliances are new. The view of the Gulf, particularly at sunset made the vacation. I spent one week and enjoyed the private beach & pool as well as the shops and restaurants nearby on St. Armands. I've already booked a return visit.

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Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

The place is cute easy parking in front just located on the gulf you go there to be on the water generally I try to get the unit on the ground floor A little bit moldy but we are on the water Welcome to Florida The people working there are pretty Helpful and publix is pretty close

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Turtle Crawl Inn Resort is the place to enjoy the sound of rolling waves and some of the most spectacular sunsets on Longboat Key.With a wide variety of unit styles and floor plans to choose from, no longer does direct Gulf front mean sacrificing your entire vacation budget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turtle Crawl Inn Resort

Address: 4235 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2501
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: ₹ 11,858 - ₹ 23,168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Turtle Crawl Inn Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Choose one on the 4th or 5th floor for the best view”
 of 5 bubbles jdw102050, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They're all good. Might want to ask for one further from the pool, but honestly, I've never heard any horseplay from that area.”
 of 5 bubbles 73lt, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor and higher for best views”
 of 5 bubbles 14dakota, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Best bet to get the top floor to avoid noise sharing between the apartments.”
 of 5 bubbles shiban2015, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The high floors have great views over the gulf.”
 of 5 bubbles jamescunningham, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
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