RVA welcomes you to Villas of Avignon - where you can enjoy a secluded beach, heated community pool, private balconies, community hot tub and secure access. This eight unit complex is a deluxe vacation getaway located on exclusive Longboat Key. Just minutes from shopping, dining, and entertainment of St. Armand's Circle and downtown Sarasota. This three-bedroom, two-bath unit features a heated swimming pool, private beach access, private balcony and all the amenities of home. Features include a beautiful Gulf front view, wireless Internet access, light and bright decorations, 42" Plasma TV, VCR, stereo, and a full-sized kitchen.<BR><BR>Accommodations: Three-bedroom, two-bath<BR><BR>Amenities: Private Lanai, Elevator, On the Beach, Community Pool & Hot Tub, Full-size Kitchen, Wi-Fi Internet, Washer/Dryer<BR><BR>Location: 5611 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key<BR><BR>Bedding: 1 King, 1 Queens, 2 Twins<BR><BR>View: Gulf Front View<BR><BR>Minimum Night Requirements: 14 Nights<BR><BR>Association Requirements: $50 Fee & Application<BR><BR>Dining: Longboat Key’s restaurants boast cuisine and ambience befitting heads of state. However, visitors seeking flip-flop friendly eateries will take comfort in the key’s cafes, diners and ethnic restaurants. Longboat Key restaurants include: Harry’s Continental Kitchen (.04 miles), Euphemia Haye Restaurant (.1 miles), Blue Dolphin Café (.3 miles), Pattigeorge’s Restaurant (2.2 miles), MarVista Backside Restaurant and Pub (2.5 miles) or The Dry Dock Waterfront Grill (7 miles). <BR><BR>Local attractions: Although Longboat Key is a locale that prizes its tranquil nights and lazy beach days, it also offers lively vacationers plenty of chances to stir things up with attractions and activities for all age groups. Some of our attractions include: Mote Aquarium (7.7 miles), St. Armand’s Circle (8.7 miles), Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (11.9 miles), Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall (12 miles) or John and Mable Ringling Museum Complex (14.6 miles).