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Sunnyside, New York
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242 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great location, great price, great unit, great staff. I found this place when I saw dolphins video. Woohoo! Dolphins promoted this place, they got me! Very nice communications with the staff prior to our stay and during our stay. I spoke with Cindy on the phone and was told about everything I needed to know up front. Donna and Cindy... More 

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Thank NoraFrydman
Pottstown, PA
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We love the Beachcomber. We are going back for our fourth stay this October. Even though there are only two of us we've been booking a two bedroom for the beachfront gulf view. Everything you need to enjoy a beach vacation is there or close by. Longboat key is so relaxing and laid back or you can plunge in to... More 

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Thank Bigskipa
Atlanta
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

PROS: The Beachcomber has a wonderful location, right on the beach, so you have great views (on one side of the bldg, get a 2BR!) and a great "commute" to the beach. The building is well maintained and you can tell management is on top of things. Our unit #302 was very, very clean, as was the entire building. The... More 

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Thank Boys2Travel
Independence, Missouri
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Ive spent most of my life on this beach on Longboat Key. My parents owned a condo next to the Beachcomber. So when they sold it, much to the families dismay, the only logical choice was to stay right next door. This is the 3rd time I've stayed at tbe Beachcomber. It's great for the fact that you really are... More 

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Thank jaxmom2014
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome vacation in a quiet setting...beautiful, almost private beach ...stunning view , quiet, relaxing ...right down the street , plenty of shops and restaurants in St. Armand's Circle...if you want to relax , check out the Beachcomber!!

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Thank ubustoff
Kingsport, Tennessee
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My family and I stay here every year during Christmas break. You CANNOT beat the view from the Gulf front condos. The interior is well appointed, and exceptionally clean. The location is a block away from Publx and CVS, making it very convenient. There are plenty of chairs to be had at the pool as well as the beach.

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Thank I_heart_flipflops
Bowling Green, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Beautiful property. We were in a 1 bedroom/ 1 bath which are on the parking lot/street side of the building. The pool was crystal clear and warm. The staff couldn't have been any nicer or more helpful. The owners we met were lovely with wonderful tips about the area. And despite the ongoing construction during the day (which were warned... More 

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Thank Brenda J
Cincinnati
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We rented a two bedroom/2 bath condo in September 2015. Unit 608. The guest bathroom kept getting backed up. Management sent their maintenance person but the toilet still was backed up. They would not call a plumber. After our trip, I wrote to complain and they did not acknowledge at all. Would not stay here again.

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Cheshire
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128 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Stayed here as a couple in a 2 bed/2 bath beachfront apartment. The apartment was even nicer than the pictures online. Spotlessly clean and extremely well equipped. Right on the beach with amazing views. Extremely well managed property, can't recommend it highly enough

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Thank RODNEYANDPAT
Plainville, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We spent a week in a two bedroom unit facing the ocean. The balcony was heaven and we ate breakfast out there every morning. We stayed in unit #402, the unit was clean and had vey nice, stylish furniture. The mattresses were not very comfortable, but the bedding was clean. The kitchen was a perfect size and had almost everything... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Beachcomber

Address: 2721 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
The Beachcomber Hotel Longboat Key
The Beachcomber Longboat Key, Florida
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“Both sides facing ocean and street are very good. Quiet area with private beach. Check-out time is 10 AM.”
 of 5 bubbles NoraFrydman, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All even numbered units are Gulf front, with no obstruction.”
 of 5 bubbles I_heart_flipflops, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“2 bedroom units are on the ocean side”
 of 5 bubbles 808brendaj, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The room itself was fine. It was management who sucked.”
 of 5 bubbles diannay2013, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Beachfront 2 beds are worth it, even if only a couple, for the views. Higher floors have better views.”
 of 5 bubbles RODNEYANDPAT, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
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