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

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,441 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 26 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

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.

More Details

Owner
Theo and Elise
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

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 Longboat Key

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.

Amenities

Longboat Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo (detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1441 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • The use of beach chairs are for your convenience. After use return them to the designated areas. Turtle season requires due diligence to this rule.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • 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 6
  • 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
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • 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.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Luxury gulf front condo, 2 bed/bathrooms, heated pool, tennis court, Free WiFi.
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 17 reviews
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo, beautiful view on the beach and Longboat Key and Anne-Maria Island are beautiful places for a long stay. We are coming back!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orlando, Florida, United States
5

Beach Living At It's Best

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five stayed at this property during the entire month of July 2017. We had an amazing experience. We've been renting properties on HomeAway.com for over 8 years and this condo is now on our "Top 3 Favorite" rentals. The property is all about location, view, floor plan and amenities. If your looking for a non-touristy and private retreat on the beach in the Sarasota area, Whitney Beach in Longboat Key is a perfect location. The second floor beach and ocean view is priceless. The condo is very comfortable and with all the amenities any home renter will need during your stay. We really liked that the condo community is small with just few buildings on the ocean front side offering a lot of privacy. The condo's layout is great due to the open concept of the living room, dinning room and kitchen which makes the unit feel larger and spacious. It's stylish modern contemporary decor is simple yet sophisticated. Everything you need from shopping, dinning and entertainment are just a few minutes drive away. We'd like to also mention that the condo owners were wonderful to work with, booking the property directly with them was effortless. They were very professional, efficient and helpful during our entire booking process and rental experience. We are definitely returning for another stay. If you are considering this property, look no further.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Condo - Stunning View!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed the month of April 2017. We had an absolutely wonderful stay here.

Loved the way the condo was set up for maximizing the view. The pool is wonderful and we spent lots of afternoons there. The location was wonderful for us to visit all the places and restaurants we enjoy.

Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toronto, Canada
5

A wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We've just ended our month long stay at this lovely condominium. This property is beautifully decorated and very well equipped with comfortable beds, ample bedding and towels, all the kitchen necessities plus up to date appliances. The beach is beautiful! The sunsets take your breath away! We have been extremely pleased with the ease of communication with the owners who have been most attentive.

If we had one comment to recommend for this property it would be to bring your own beach chairs . The complex has lots available for you to use, however the nightly storage location for the chairs is at the farthest end of the complex and it was a difficult trek each night to return them.

All in all we would definitely recommend renting this condo!!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Relaxing Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This condo on Whitney Beach is exactly as pictured on the website. The beautiful beach is right outside your door for long walks and shelling. From the 2nd floor there are great views of the beach and sunsets. The location, on the north end of the Key, was very convenient to restaurants on Anna Maria Island, as well as, the fresh fish market in nearby Cortez. Having the washer and dryer in the unit is a huge plus. The pool is very nice although there is no shade in the pool area. The owners responded very quickly to any emails.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Our best stay on Longboat Key

  • 5 of 5

312 Whitney Beach was at least as advertised, arguably even better. The furnishings are appropriate and modern, the rooms spacious, the view of the sunset without equal. The owners responded to our queries immediately and helpfully.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
on the other side of the road
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

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Application fee Whitney Beach $100
Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates mentioned are inclusive taxes 12%. In order to confirm an reservation, we require a signed rental agreement. We also require that you complete the Whitney Beach application. Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund