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RELAXING SMALL RESORT ON THE BEACH - CONDO ON LONGBOAT KEY

Pierre Couture

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Pierre Couture

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2014
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RELAXING SMALL RESORT ON THE BEACH - CONDO ON LONGBOAT KEY

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

Longboat Key Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

Our unit 307 at Sand Cay is located on the third (and last) floor with cathedral ceilings. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, a large dining room and living room, as well as a den we use as an office (with high speed Internet). It has an open design kitchen connected to the living room and dining room. The deck is large, and offers a view of the pool, the garden, and a partial view of the Gulf of Mexico.

We renovated the condo this past year, with new flooring in the living room, dining room, kitchen and bathrooms. We also completely renovated the kitchen, and have repainted all the walls. We also completely renovated the two bathrooms. It looks great and is very clean.

The resort is on the beach, with BBQ pits overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Beach chairs are provided, as are beach towels, and there is a shower at the beach entrance. It has a heated swimming pool. There are bike paths all along the island. Longboat Key is considered one of the safest areas of Florida.

Keywords: Beach Condominium

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pierre Couture (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2014

About Pierre Couture

My wife and I enjoyed so much our vacation at Sand Cay that we decided to buy a unit and spend relaxing time at the beach. Sand Cay is directly on the beach. It is a relaxing and safe environment. We walk miles and miles on the beach, simply listening to the waves. One of the best moments is to watch the sunset with a good glass of wine! Other than that, we do roller blade and bicycle on the paved paths. We even shop for groceries with our bicycles sometimes! It is another pace that we love.

Pierre Couture purchased this condo in 2007

Why Pierre Couture chose Longboat Key

We lived for 5 years on the west coast of Florida but we now live in Virginia. We wanted to go back often and we were looking for a nice small resort on Longboat Key or Siesta Key. We found this kind of secluded 'completely renovated' resort directly on the beach. We fell in love with the place. We love the long walks on the beach, as well as some sailing on the Gulf of Mexico; so, that was it for us. When we saw the unit we knew it was the right place and the right size, with a casual and relaxing atmosphere.

What makes this condo unique

Relaxing, walking, sipping a glass of wine on the beach and watching the sunset is by all mean what we love to do! No matter what the weather is... we enjoy reading a book during a rainy afternoon on our balcony... we like to just relax sitting on the beach and listening to the waves... we like to cook evening meals on the BBQ pits overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. The resort is not crowded with only 60 units, allowing us to enjoy the pool or the beach... this is life!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.8
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
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Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p242620vb
Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
pennsylvania
5

Great stay with my family

  • 5 of 5
We like your unit. This is 3 or 4 time we return to this unit. Always very clean and my family enjoy the place at lot. See you again next year.
  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice comments. We continue to improve the unit with new walk-in shower this year. We are planning on a new ceiling fan in master bedroom and ceramic tiles in guest bedroom for the coming year. We look forward to having you again!
business
Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p242620vb
Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

Pleasant and Perfect!

  • 5 of 5
We have nothing but great things to say about our stay on Longboat Key. The condo was exactly as described. We found it to be spacious, CLEAN and comfortable, including the beds and other furnishings. The kitchen was furnished with everything we needed. The beach is beautiful and not over crowded. There was plenty of room to claim your own space and to play beach games. Publix and CVS were also conveniently located for groceries and other needs. The ONLY thing we wished would have been available was a beach umbrella. Other guests indicated there was an umbrella available in their rental. But we knew be our stay that one was not available and we are able to purchase one at CVS. We had a great stay and didn't want to leave. We would definitely return to this rental if our travel plans brought us back to Longboat Key. Thank you for sharing your beautiful property with us!
  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased to know that our customers had a great vacation at our condo at our small beach resort. It is also pleasant to read that our unit was corresponding to your expectations and clean. We had renovated the Master suite completely and we will continue to make other upgrades. As for the beach umbrella, we had one in the unit when we were there. Sometime the wind blows them away on the beach. We appreciate your suggestion and we will put another one.
We will always take care of good recommendation. We travel a lot and also rent units in different place in USA and Europe. Be welcome again to enjoy and relax.
business
Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p242620vb
Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Gainesville, FL
4

Had a great stay at Sand Cay!

  • 4 of 5
Condo complex is great and really caters to families and making you feel right at home. Free DVD's, candy, popcorn and snacks in the office. Paddle board available for rent. Pool clean and plenty of equipment for shuffle board and tennis. Condo was nice, clean and recently updated. View OK, but you can see the beach if you look around some trees. We loved having a kitchen and plently of room to spread out with our family. Would recommend upgrading the master bedroom matress. We love Longboat and have been vacationing here for years. Not touristy at all and plenty of room on the beach to relax. Definately will be back to Sand Cay Resort.
  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Sand Cay.
We love the secluded island as you do and the beach is the best we have seen in all our travels.
We appreciate your recommendations. We will change the mattress, this fall as well as the living room set and the chairs in the dining room. We will continue to upgrade our place and hope to provide a clean and open air condo. Also the view. Although we don't want to mislead our guest, we know that there is a nice view fromthe dining room and the balcony. Let me know whenever you want to come back I will take care of your reservation.
Have a nice day.
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Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p242620vb
Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
coopersburg pa lehigh
5

good review

  • 5 of 5
great vacationd with my family
  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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Relaxing Small Resort on the Beach - Condo on Longboat Key
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p242620vb
Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Maine, New York
5

Very relaxing condo on the beach

  • 5 of 5
We loved every minute of our Longboat Key vacation. The condo was clean, bright and fresh. The views were amazing. The staff very kind and helpful. The location supreme but you do need a car. We will absolutely be back and we would recommend this condo to anyone.
  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2010
  • Stayed: Feb 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

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On The BEACH! White Sandy and clear water on the Gulf of Mexico for unique Sunset every night.

Longboat Key is a quiet island with all services-grocery, pharmacy, golf, bicycle, roller blades and more. Greatest security in Florida because we are in between two draw bridges!!! Near the Mote Marine Aquarium, boat rental and more. But mainly THE BEACH. Family fun

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Rates & Availability

From $159 Per night

Longboat Key Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter season popular
Feb 1 2015 - Apr 13 2015
7 night minimum stay
$259
$6,475
 
 
Spring
Apr 14 2015 - May 21 2015
5 night minimum stay
$179
 
 
Late Spring
May 22 2015 - May 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$219
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 2015 - Aug 15 2015
5 night minimum stay
$219
 
 
Summer end
Aug 16 2015 - Sep 7 2015
5 night minimum stay
$179
 
 
Fall
Sep 8 2015 - Dec 17 2015
5 night minimum stay
$159
 
 
Holiday Christmast
Dec 18 2015 - Dec 24 2015
7 night minimum stay
$219
 
 
Holiday New Year
Dec 25 2015 - Jan 4 2016
7 night minimum stay
$259
 
 
Winter low season
Jan 5 2016 - Jan 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$179
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$219
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes The standard rate doesn't prevail during the holiday seasons and the popular winter season.
Rates are subject to changes until the reservation is fully paid. 30% deposit is due at the time of your booking which is based on the total rental fee. There is a $100 cancellation fee due when canceling your reservation We require a 30 day written notice prior to arrival if less than 30 day written notice is received you will be charged for the reservation in full.
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Amenities

Longboat Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 walk in Shower - Renovated spring 2014 all ceramic
    Bathroom 2 Guests - It is 4 steps away from guests'bedroom
  • Both bathroom have been refurbished and we kept a bath tub in the guest's bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 Master - 1 king , 2 double , New mattress 2014 (baby crib available at the front desk)
    Bedroom 2 Guests - 2 twin/ single , close to the guest bathroom
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
It is a very small secluded resort right on the withe and sandy Beach. We provide chairs on the beach and at the pool. It is family oriented relaxing resort ideal for many families (reunion)

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