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Theo and Elise

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english, french, german, dutch

Luxury gulf front condo, 2 bed/bathrooms, heated pool, tennis court, Free WiFi.

10 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 14 - 30 nights

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Overview

Longboat Key Condo Rental Photos and Description

Luxury Gulf front condo on Longboat Key 2 bed/bathrooms with amazing view!

The view is amazing! The condo overlooks the pristine white sand beach and has a beautiful Gulf view. This second floor gulf front condo has a heated pool and a tennis court. This recent remodeled condo is furnished to an exceptional contemporary standard, with travertine flooring throughout, new beds, furniture and appliances (sounddock system for your iPod, Nespresso coffee machine, Blu-Ray player (CD, DVD,Blu-Ray), flat screens TV's in every room (32' and 47') and free WiFi. The Master bedroom has a Californian King and the Guest bedroom a Queen and XL Twin. Two bathrooms and a well furnished kitchen, washer/dryer. You may sun, relax or walk for miles...shelling is outstanding. Several golf courses are nearby. Longboat Key, a barrier isle, is nestled between Sarasota bay and the Gulf of Mexico, recently voted #2 in the Condé Nast Traveler 2010 Readers' Choice Awards for Top Islands in North America. Whitney Beach is located on the north end of the island.

All rooms have new flatscreens TV's. In the bedrooms 32'' and in the living room 47' (Vizio HDTV). In the living room there is also a Blu-ray player (CD, DVD, Blu-Ray) with wireless internet app, so you can experience the functionality or features of Netflix, Pandora, and Vudu. You can enjoy online movies, tv shows, music & more. All from the internet. Bose Sounddock system for your iPod4 or Bose Soundlink Bluetooth Mobile Speaker. You can enjoy your music wirelessly from your smarthphone, tablet, laptop or other bluetooth enabled device. Nespresso coffee machine in the kitchen.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Theo and Elise (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch

About Theo and Elise

We live and work in Amsterdam and have a young daughter. In our sparetime we love to go walking, invite friends for a nice diner or visit one of the many Museums in Amsterdam. Amsterdam packs tons of variety into a fairly small space so there is always a lot to do. Amsterdam’s Canal Ring, the bridges, barges and bicycles set a typical Amsterdam scène. We love to work and live here but Longboat Key is our favorite place for a relaxing vacation.

Theo and Elise purchased this condo in 2010

Why Theo and Elise chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Theo visited Longboat Key 25 years ago and he thought at that time, this is the most beautiful beach I have ever seen and here is where I want to buy a condo when it is possible. His dream came truth in 2009. We updated this Gulffront condo to an European modern style and are very happy with it.

What makes this condo unique

First class accommodation that is ideally located for a very relaxing vacation. Private beach, wheather, friendly people, first class restaurants and nature of Longboat Key. This kind of nature and beaches you do not find in Europa and that makes this an unique place.

Reviews

5
based on 10 traveler reviews

Luxury gulf front condo, 2 bed/bathrooms, heated pool, tennis court, Free WiFi.
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Mr Michael Barnett

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in this ideally situated home, we already knew the area very well it was our 5 th visit at this time of the year, the position on the beachgave us wonderful views and great walks, we found the apartment well furnished and clean, the only thing that could have improved our experience would have been a small welcome pack such as bread milk etc. As we were arriving very late.

We would definitely return

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. For your information. Our housekeeping is managed by a company and they offer all kinds of other services. Taxi service, laundry, cleaning your condo during your stay and they can also do some shopping in order you have some food and drinks in case you arrive very late. You can just email or phone them and they will arrange it for you.
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5

Condo stay for 2 months

  • 5 of 5

The listing description is completely accurate. The property is modern, immaculately clean and in a very quiet condominium complex. There are 180 degree beach views and a walk out to a private sandy Gulf beach.

The environment is safe and it was wonderful to sleep to the sound of the surf.

Longboat Key has convenient shopping and good restaurants. There are fresh seafood stores. Tennis court on premises and nearby Municipal Golf. Occasional traffic congestion. easy ride to Sarasota airport. The best recommendation I can make is that we are going back next year

Customer service was a moot point as nothing was wrong.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
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5

Great home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

The description of the apartment given is absolutely correct and we can recommend renting the apartment.

It has everything you need and want at a vacation home directly on the beach. It is spacious and clean and all appliances are in best order. There are beach accessories also at hand.

The owners are very friendly and provide more than enough information in binders on the apartment itself and on the area. The information provided helps you find your way around very easily, if you are new to the area. In case you need help with something or you have questions there is a person you can contact that provides immediate help.

We can definitly recommend this apartment and if we are back in the area, we would try and rent is again, if available.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Reston, Va
5

Comfort, elegance, quality, views

  • 5 of 5

This is a one of a kind condo. If you agree that less is more, North Longboat Key, Whitney Beach and this specific condo cannot be beat. The owners of this unit have thought through every detail. The unit is uncluttered, spacious, attractive and very comfortable -- from the seating to the beds to the linens. The kitchen is well stocked and very easy to work in. The owners are a pleasure to work with. We hated to leave and plan to return.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
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very good- on the beach.

  • 5 of 5

A very clean and tidy flat on the beach, we had a wonderful relexing stay, my husband had been very ill and this was just the place for him to rest. I would go back anytime.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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5

Best decision for a relaxing and inspiring holiday

  • 5 of 5

What you see is truly what you get. A clean, modern, luxurious and very functional apartment with nothing left to wish for!

We were 2 people but even a family of 4 can comfortably stay in this wonderful flat as space and storage is really not an issue.

The flat is easy to manage and the complex is well kept and taken care of on a daily basis. There is a community pool with sun chairs available for use, sun chairs are also disposable on the beach for those who prefer open water.

Beach access is right in front of the flat and the beach is wide and lovely to spend time at with mind boggling sunsets.

The living room is spacious and the entertainment system (TV) very modern. What we liked was the iPod docking station, a small but nice detail. The windows are screened so you can enjoy the fresh sea breeze and hear the waves rolling onto the beach.

The kitchen is very modern and well equipped, if you are a Nespresso lover there is a machine but it might be a good idea to bring your own capsules as we could not find a store in LBK or Sarasota which sold them.

The master bedroom has its own TV and small walk-in closet as well as bathroom. The twin bedroom is very spacious with wide beds and closet space all along the wall. The "office corner" and washing machine tower is discreetly located in the twin bedroom, as well as another bathroom and toilet.

There is extra storage space for beach equipment and toys if needed just outside the flat which we found convenient due to the sand that we did not want to keep sweeping from the floor.

We did not use the tennis court or BBQ area as we were quite active throughout our stay and enjoyed the beach and pool more but both seemed well maintained. The BBQ area is not covered, there is a hut with a table where you can eat but the pit itself stands freely and is a charcoal BBQ.

We will definitely try and stay here again if we come back and the flat is available and can truly recommend this property to anyone who enjoys a modern beach experience with an unforgettable view and especially sunset.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
on the other side of the road
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Car: recommended

Nearest airport: at 15 miles. International Airport Tampa at 60 miles. Car: recommended Longboat Key is a barrier island off the coast of Sarasota and Bradenton, approximately 60 miles south of Tampa, and easily accessible by car and from the Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport. Interstate 75 and US 41 are the major routes into the area. Coming from the north you can reach Longboat Key through Bradenton by way of exit #41 off Interstate 75. When travelling from the south use Exit #39 west to US 41. Stretching eleven miles between the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay, Longboat Key provides an ideal beach and bay front setting. Far from traffic, noise and everyday hustle, Longboat Key offers a relaxed, quiet, secluded atmosphere. You won't find mini-malls, towering billboards or glaring neon signs. Instead you are welcomed to a land of tasteful luxury and tempting quiet pleasures.

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Rates & Availability

Longboat Key Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season 2016
May 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
14 night minimum stay
$1,700
$3,850
 
 
Pre Season Oct/Nov 2016
Oct 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
30 night minimum stay
$4,250
 
 
Season Dec 2016 /Jan 2017
Dec 1 2016 - Jan 31 2017
30 night minimum stay
$4,575
 
 
Peak Feb/Mar 2017
Feb 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
28 night minimum stay
$8,000
 
 
Season April 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
29 night minimum stay
$5,400
 
 
Low May-Sept 2017
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
21 night minimum stay
$1,500
$3,875
 
 
Pre Season Oct/Nov 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
30 night minimum stay
$4,335
 
 
Season Dec 2017 Jan 2018
Dec 1 2017 - Jan 31 2018
30 night minimum stay
$5,460
 
 
My Standard Rate
14 night minimum stay
$1,400
$3,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Application fee Whitney Beach $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.5%

Rates mentioned are inclusive taxes 11,5%. In order to confirm an reservation, we require a 35% advance deposit and a signed rental agreement. We also require that you complete the Whitney Beach application. Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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Amenities

Longboat Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo (detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1441 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • There are 2 bathrooms in total for your convenience. The guest bathroom has a shower, toilet, sink and several mirrors. The master bedroom contains a bath with shower, toilet, sink and several mirrors. Both bathrooms can be accessed from de bedroom. Hair dryer is provided and there are plenty of good quality towels and beach towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Californian king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Queen and Twin XL
  • The master bedroom is well equipped with a Californian King sized bed (with an excellent new Simmons quality mattress), bedside tables, lamps, flatcreen TV (32'), a walk in closed and a bathroom. When you wake up you can enjoy views of the Gulf of Mexico from this master bedroom. New linen and toweling is provided. The guest bedroom has a Queen and Twin (Extra Large) bed and have also new top grade mattrasses, bedside tables, lamps, a flatscreen TV 32' and wardrobe space. The second bathroom is situated next to this bedroom. Each of the bedrooms are decorated in a contemporary style and are light and airy. The guest bedroom has a separate space with desk for a computer and there is a printer for your convenience. Playard for a baby is also available. Air-conditioning / heating is provided in each of the bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
In the living room is a flatcreen TV 47'' (Vizio HDTV). There is also a Blu-ray player (CD, DVD, Blu-Ray) with wireless internet app, and you can have access to your accounts at Netflix, Pandora, and Vudu. You can enjoy online movies, tv shows, music & more. All from the internet. Enjoy your own music from your own iPod on the Bose Sounddock system or from the Bose Soundlink Bluetooth Mobile speaker. There is a nespressomachine at your disposal. There is also an american coffee machine.

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