CAN'T GET CLOSER TO THE BEACH WITHOUT GETTING YOUR FEET WET!

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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CAN'T GET CLOSER TO THE BEACH WITHOUT GETTING YOUR FEET WET!

Longboat Key Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Beautiful Gulf views from this Longboat Key Condo, only 10 steps to the beach with unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico. Two bedroom, 2 bath condo with access to the Gulf of Mexico, Tennis Court, and pool. Newly remodeled and has everything for a wonderful vacation. 46 inch flat screen HDTV. Large enclosed patio to watch the spectacular sunsets from.

As long and picturesque as its name suggests, Longboat Key's manicured lawns, sugar white beaches, dazzling sunsets and year-round warm, crystal turquoise waters are visions of understated pleasure.

Enjoy breathtaking views of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Island living at its finest. World famous powdery white sand beaches are just 50 feet from your patio door.

The area is appreciated by wildlife as well, so these waters are home to manatee, dolphins, and fish, while pelicans, osprey, and a variety of shorebirds find sanctuary here. Tennis and golf enthusiasts will find first-class facilities here, and there are several parks on the Keys to visit for a relaxing afternoon.

Whether you like to spend your time shelling, biking, shopping, fishing, golfing, or dining, opportunities for these activities are boundless on Longboat Key.

Disney World and all its attractions are a mere 90 miles away, making a day trip to the Magic Kingdom possible.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
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Speaks english

My parents bought this condo before it was built in 1975. I have spent every vacation since on this wonderful island. Its very peaceful and my way of escaping the grind of everyday life.

The Owner purchased this condo in 1975

Near private beaches. LBK is all vacation

homes, so not many people on the

beach on any given day.

Seafood caught that day. See locations of Cortez Seafood and Star Fish

Seafood. About a 15 minute drive from the condo.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.6
based on 16 traveler reviews

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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
average rating of 4.625 based on 16 reviews
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Florence
5

PARADISE

  • 5 of 5
The condo was very nice. Although there were a few minor issues and I feel certain will be corrected, the facilities and location were perfect for me. So many restaurants and activities within a 15 to 30 minute drive. I definitely plan to return. Thank you Mark!
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Donna,

Thanks for your nice words. We figured out the battery was loose on the lock and the light bulb in the bathroom was burned out. Both have been fixed.

Thanks,

Mark
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

WE LOVED OUR STAY AT COVERT III!

  • 5 of 5
Four adults had two awesome weeks at this location, and we loved it! Perfect size for 4 adults! We loved the quick and easy access to the beach, and being able to enjoy the sunsets from the porch room if it was a bit too chilly on the beach. The location on LBK is perfect, with such easy access to so many places like Bradenton, Sarasota, St. Armonds Circle, and plenty of places to get great seafood. The kitchen was well stocked with pretty much everything we needed for eating in . The owner provided us with lots of info about where to find things locally and how everything works in the condo.
There were a couple of glitches (like the coffee maker died) but the owner was great about reimbursing us for buying a new one. The owner responded very promptly about any questions or concerns we had. He took a personal interest in us having a good time while at his place. We would definitely return.
  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
4

COVERT 3

  • 4 of 5
Great view. Kitchen utensils could be upgraded. Living room furniture could be upgraded.
  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

A VERY PLEASANT STAY

  • 5 of 5
Nice location. Ground floor close to beach. Not far from Sarasota and other shopping.
Well maintained and excellent communication with the owner.
  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
Owner's Response: I'm always happy to hear someone enjoyed my home as much as my wife and I do. Hope to hear from you next year!
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
St. Paul, Minnesota
5

GREAT VACATION GET-A-WAY PLACE

  • 5 of 5
Excellent condo with all the amenities. Quick, easy walk to the beach and within walking distance for shopping and dining. The condo was very clean and attractive and the owner was responsive to any questions we had. We would definitely stay there again.
  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words. I always enjoy hearing people have a great stay.
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Can't Get Closer to the Beach Without Getting Your Feet Wet!
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Longboat Key Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

BEACH VACATION

  • 5 of 5
The condo had everything we needed for our stay. The owner provided complete directions on how everything worked. It was clean and very nice. The beautiful beach was literally only steps away. The pool was quite nice also. Many shops and restaurants within only a few miles. Great place for a relaxing vacation.
  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Sarasota, Fl; Tampa, Florida 60 miles
Car: recommended
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Availability & Rates

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Longboat Key Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$3,500
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2014 - Nov 15 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
$3,200
 
 
Holidays
Nov 16 2014 - Dec 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Longboat Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Elevator
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Long Distance
  • Broadband Access
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size bed in Master bedroom, two Twin or Single Beds in second bedroom, Sleeper Sofa in living room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
  • Gazebo
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • antiquing
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • golf
  • sailing
  • parasailing
  • tennis
  • snorkeling/diving
  • hot air ballooning
  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • racquetball
  • kayaking
Notes:
Big screen HDTV, great enclosed patio facing the beach for watching sunsets, ground floor, handicap friendly
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