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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"We could have stayed at the house for a month and still not have done everything we planned. To the north, restaurants offer great seafood, fun little shops. The Beach House restaurant was perfect for a sunset dinner. We traveled south to St. Armands for lunch at the Columbia and of course fudge from Kilwins. Lots of shopping. So many stores, so little time. We plan to stay here again."
Guest: JoAnn S.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 29, 2015
"My husband and I have enjoyed the last two winter seasons (2014 & 2015) at this wonderful property. The owner is such a pleasure to work with and does make you feel very at home. The house if full of delightful artwork...very unusual for a rental...and we were always seeing something new that we hadn't noticed before. The kitchen is up to date and fully equipped including the owners' pantry which they generously share. The bathrooms are large and lovely. When family visited, they spent a good deal of time in the pool. It was so nice to step out the back door and go for a swim and there is plenty of seating around the lanai. There is also a private beach club only 5 min. by car or 10 min. on a bike with restrooms and showers, picnic tables, grills, etc. We loved taking a glass of wine to the beach to watch the incredible sunsets over the gulf. Publix and CVS are "right around the corner". The whole area has lots of good restaurants to choose from and it is fun shopping on St. Armand's Circle as well as downtown Sarasota which has a marvelous performing arts center, opera house and live theater. Longboat Key is beautiful and this property is in a perfect location to enjoy all the area has to offer(golf, tennis, boating, culture) or to simply relax and read a good book. We highly recommend it and certainly hope to return."
Guest: MaryDate of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: June 26, 2015
"My wife and I have been to the Beachcomber and the same apartment for the month of May over the last 3 years
The apartment is well furnished and comfortable and being right on the beach you wake up on occasions to Dolphins swimming in the ocean. The complex is well run with all facilities and helpful staff to help with any queries raised. There are a variety of good quality restaurants a short drive away plus the theatre in Sarasota,so after a hard day on the beach there is plenty to do. The kitchen is well designed and with Publix over the road plenty of "Cook in" ideas for an evening to relax and take in the magnificent sunsets etc."
Guest: Richard & JeaneDate of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: August 4, 2015
"Great home for our extended family get together. Roomy, clean with a great kitchen and comfortable bedrooms and lots of beachgear.
I used to have a vacation rental that was half the size of this home. Renters have no idea how difficult it is to keep up a rental when things develop wear and tear much quicker than in your own home
My rental was 1/2 the size of this home and we were constantly repairing things so this place for the size we found to be in very good condition.
I never met the owner and have no interaction other than from e-mails but based on my own experience as a rental owner this home has been well attended to and I appreciated getting back our damage deposit after just a few days.
Last but not least the pool has an.adjacent tiki bar and grill which was a great place to kick back and relax. We could not walk to the beach but it was a minute drive and they had a beach stroller to carry belongings which made it convenient.
For the size of the place and being on Longboat Key the home is a very good deal."
Guest: NicoDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 9, 2015