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Condo Faces Beach

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Last updated: 09/22/2014

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Diplomat condo description

Welcome to our beautiful beachfront condo. We purchased unit #245 because of its WOW factor. I'm sure you will feel the same way. The Diplomat consists of twin two story buildings with a total of 50 units. We're located on the second floor in the middle of the complex. Location, location! Your backdoor opens up to stairs that lead directly to the heated pool, and beach. The view from the balcony enables you to indulge your senses, while gazing at the 500 ft. beachfront, grassy area, Tiki huts, and the pool. Sit and relax with your morning coffee and watch the stone crab fisherman pull up their traps, while the pelicans feed nearby. Experience the excitement, as you watch a pod of dolphins swim by. Enjoy the beach/pool or rent a bike and explore the island on the 12 miles of bike paths. In the evening you'll want to sit on the balcony, or under one of the Tiki huts with your favorite beverage. Grab your camera, there's a picture perfect sunset on your horizon, marking the end of a perfect day.

Unit #245 has a spacious fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and above the stove microwave oven. You may choose to prepare your own meals or drive(a free trolley service is also available) to St. Armands circle and try one of the many restaurants located there. After dinner we have a small selection of movies to watch on our new 47 inch TV and Samsung sound system. Video rentals are available in the Publix/CVS retail center, one mile south of the Diplomat, or there's always your favorite show on TV. ENJOY!

Keywords: Beautiful 1/1 overlooking the Gulf of Mexico


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Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • 47 inch flat screen TV, with surround sound, beautifully decorated, Maid service, located near golf/tennis and many fine restaurants, amazing sunsets....moreless


              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • VCR
              • Video Library


              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

              • Beach View
              • Beachfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet


              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator


              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Gazebo
              • Lanai / Gazebo

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool


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                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Dec 22 - Jan 31, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  Feb 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  May 1 - Dec 21, 2015
                  1 night min stay

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                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Tax Rate 12%

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                  Disney, Universal, and Sea world in Orlando, are only 2 hours away. Bush gardens in Tampa is 1 hour away.


                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About: We owned a vacation home in Key Largo, Fl. for 14 years, and sold it in 2005. Since then we have traveled to all the European countries and North Africa. It was time for us to stay in place for awhile so we decided to purchase another vacation home. Longboat Key came up in conversations with friends and relatives who live nearby or had visited the island. We contacted a realtor and drove up the coast. After two days of looking at apartments we discovered #245 at the Diplomat. Our first impression of the unit was, WOW!! After spending the night, and experiencing the sunset and sunrise we made an offer to purchase.

                  Why Diplomat:
                  Vacationing on this peaceful island is truly a pleasure. If your looking for a quiet place, with a quaint small town feel, this is the spot for you! Your beautiful decorated condo is only steps from the beach. The day is yours. Relax! Take a leisurely walk along the shoreline, or gather sea shells to add to your collection. The possibilities are endless.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                  The condo comes fully equipped with a 47 inch TV, stereo system, all the cooking utensils and appliances you'll need to prepare meals, and daily maid service. The friendly staff is available 7 days a week with an emergency number for after hours. To the North of the Diplomat is Ana Maria island/Bradenton beach, and Cortez, a small fishing village with great seafood restaurants. To the South is St. Armands circle with upscale boutiques and excellent restaurants( try the Columbia for Cuban/Spanish cuisine). Over the causeway is Sarasota with its large Amish community(great restaurants) and its many cultural activities including opera, ballet, live theater, and museums.

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                  Speaks: english

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

                  $186 - $245 per night (USD)

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

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                  Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 09/22/2014
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