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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
"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
"We enjoyed our stay at The Little House by The Sea. The home is comfortable (loved the bed) cozy, and charming. We celebrated our grand daughters beach wedding, and enjoyed the pool and beach island life that came with the package. Longboat Key is quiet and lush. This home is a gem for its price."
Guest: cheechDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 24, 2015
"The cottage was perfect for our needs-me and my two 'kids' (20's). My son said it was the 'quintessential beach house.' It was great to have a fenced yard for my service dog. Close enough to the beach to walk for stargazing and sunsets. Friendly neighborhood and very dog-friendly as well..."
Guest: Tracy M.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 28, 2015
"We just returned from an 11 night stay and were so impressed with the cleanliness, comfort and solitude of this condominium, as well as with Longboat Key itself. After seeing how busy some of the other adjacent beach towns were we were very happy to return to its quiet, private beach and tranquil setting. Longboat Key has wonderful restaurants and shopping, and is very close to other attractions but is a world away from the loud and crazy beach scene. If you want to enjoy the sounds of the ocean and seabirds then this is the place for you. The condominium is comfortable, beautifully decorated and appointed with all that you need, even a beach umbrella. We were thrilled to have several manatee sightings through out our stay! There are miles of walking or biking opportunities available on the beach or on a nicely shared paved path.The Joan M. Durante Community Park is just down the road from the condominium and is a wonderful nature preserve with a botanical garden and scenic views of Sarasota Bay. All of the local and seasonal residents we met were extremely friendly and helpful. We had such a pleasant stay."
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 28, 2015