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The Beach on Longboat Key

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Beachfront
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

The Beach is a small hotel with great views. It is well maintained, the rooms are small and need renovation. They have a kitchen and a pool, no restaurant. The island is situated south of Tampa and just west of Sarasota. Its population 7,143. The...More

1  Thank 387indy
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We went there last weekend. Clean very small studio with a little kitchen, beautiful view, small cute pool, no restaurant around - pretty quiet, very pretty beach - feels like private beach, clean water. Only one negative - beds! Uhhh super uncomfortable. I guess I'm...More

1  Thank Momm2015
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is an older property that is in need of updates. We stayed in Unit 101 and it was a little small for six people. Some suggestions would include cutting down some of the shrubs between the pool area and the beach / it was...More

Thank Trishprc
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Now is much less. We have been coming (from Tampa) to The Beach for several years (about 10) several times a year. We loved it here - with the secluded beach, great view from the rooms, Spartan but comfortable rooms, friendly management, etc. That is...More

1  Thank Thomas S
Response from RVAFlorida, Manager at The Beach on Longboat KeyResponded 4 May 2016

We want to thank this guest for their constructive comments. Units at The Beach on Longboat Key are privately owned - they always have been so there has been no change in ownership status. Both the items mentioned, the dishwasher and bathroom outlet, have since...More

Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Great location, right on the beach. We stayed in 223. Room is small, bathroom needs updated, no counter space and water pressure was low in kitchen sink only. Great service, I would come back though. Pool is heated and warm, parking easy. Great for couples.

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Refrigerator in room
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US$ 201 - US$ 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 201 - US$ 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Indy_Rocks_1
11 March 2017|
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Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! Our rooms do not offer safes.
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Houserjlt
5 January 2015|
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Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
As long as the sliding door and windows are closed, we do allow smoking on the balcony.
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"Great views from seecond floor."
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"Make sure you don't stay in room 103"
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"227 has a separate bedroom and is on the corner (adjacent room only on 1 side)"
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"There are no elevators and there are steps to get to the beach. If you have mobility issues definitely stay..."
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