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Reviewed 6 February 2012

We have been to Longboat Key several times over the years and have always stayed a the The Beachcomber. For a simple, quiet and laid back atmosphere, The Beachcomber can't be beat. The ocean views and sunsets are phenomenal and the beach area is quiet and comfortable. The Beachcomber is an older property and as such will have some quirkiness,...

Thank Tikigod2011
Macon, Georgia
Reviewed 7 December 2011

We spend the thanksgiving week at appartment 608. It was wondeful! Great vacation!

Thank AGeorgia
Russell, KY
Reviewed 6 December 2011

We have been to the Beachcomber for several years now. We continue to be very pleased, i.e., offers great value and is conventiently located to the ocean (just out the door), shopping, restaurants, and recreation. If there is anything you need, management is on site to assist. This facility offers you a comfortable stay without the highrise environment. Don and...

Thank MitConvertible
Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 21 November 2011

We enjoyed a fantastic week in this beautifully appointed condo right on the beach. The decorating was done keeping the beach home feel in mind. All the ammenities met our requirements as far as furnishings, kitchen, bedroom, and bath accessories. Obviously a well thoughtout plan for potential renters to be able to enjoy all the comforts of a home away...

1Thank Zitaca
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2011

When I booked the beachcomber at short notice, I explained that my wife was terminally ill, and that we needed a peaceful apartment with a sea view as this would be her last holiday. We had read some of the reviews and had selected the beachcomber because it said it would be peaceful. When we arrived we were very pleased...

6Thank Danny C
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 10 October 2011

This was our first stay at The Beachcomber and I would highly recommend it for anyone looking for a peaceful stay on the beach. Clean and comfortable stay in unit #504 facing the ocean. Only 2 of us so there was plenty of space but could hav easily had 4-6 comfortably. Nice new kicthen counters and appliances were perfect for...

1Thank ccox78
South Charleston, West Virginia
Reviewed 3 October 2011

This is our second stay and certainly will not be out last. The condo units have been great. They are clean and equipped with all the necessities. The beach, the pool, the condos--it is all great! Thanks again. Bill and Shari C.

Thank Shari C
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 2 October 2011

my wife and i stayed in unit #508 with another couple,our very good friends and our time was great the room was very updated and clean ..........it had everything you needed,the view was beautiful and the staff was the best..................we definitely will go back !

Thank 16Henry1234_
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 15 September 2011

Two years ago we stayed in unit #505 and were so pleased that we booked the same apartment again this September. From the fifth floor one has a view inland with the bay in the distance. The supermarket Publix is a five-minute stroll away across the main road. The unit was clean and tidy with more than enough living space...

Thank David G
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 22 August 2011

We stayed in unit 406. It was gorgeous, very comfortable (great beds) and well supplied. However, the condo was disappointing to say the least. The pool was dirty and we do not believe it was vacuumed once during our stay. A new sprinkler system was being installed and in addition to the daily continuous banging noises, the water was shut...

3Thank Jenny B

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