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Taft, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

After doing a lot if research - checking with TRIPADVISOR to see what other people had to say about the area & looking for the perfect place to stay - where there would be nice golf courses close by & a place for my husband to fish. In all of the comments - no one mentioned that all 3 of... More 

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CPMCFlorida, Public Relations Manager at Little Gull Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Nanski, Thanks for taking time to write us a review. We're sorry you were unable to go golfing during your stay with us. While the courses are private, our guests receive special treatment and are allowed to utilize them during their stay with us. To set up a tee time at any one of the courses, guests are advised... More 

Indiana
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41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2014

My husband and I exchanged our timeshare for a two bedroom unit at Little Gull. We flew in to Tampa and the resort was an easy drive from the airport. The unit was very nicely decorated and each couple had bed and bath. The resort is small and the office workers were very accommodating. We were across the main road... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Reviewed 29 January 2014

We were lucky to get an exchange through Interval International. We arrived early (check in is at 4). Scott was fantastic and told us to feel free to walk around the resort while they made sure the rooms were ready. We went out on the fishing dock and watched the fish swim by (even saw a 3 foot snook cruising... More 

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Cannes
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Reviewed 25 January 2014 via mobile

We stayed a week here and it was most relaxing and very well kept. Beautiful beach area with seclusion and bbq grills. Very nice on the bay as well. And very very quiet. One of the best values and properties on the key. Highly recommend this place. Staff is excellent and most accommodating.

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Jamestown
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We own at Little Gull and most often use our week in October. Its great to meet people who come and rent available units, they come back again and again. The beach is quiet private and clean. Longboat Key is not commercial, very quiet, with beautiful views, great places to eat and a great way to get away from the... More 

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4 Thank Narda G
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Reviewed 6 September 2013

The resort is a great place to rest, relax and have some time on the beach. The facilities are above average but dated. Wifi is available but very slow. We enjoyed our stay and would like to come back.

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Reviewed 31 August 2013

This was a very quiet and private cottage. The beach was within walking distance and it was private too. The room was very clean and equipped with everything you need just like home. The kids loved it too.

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 22 July 2013

We spent a week at Little Gull over Memorial Day weekend, and even though the cottages were full it still felt very private and homey. Staying on the gulf side was great. We would go down to the beach in the morning. Head back to our cottage during the heat of the day. Then go back down in the evening... More 

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Scotland
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Reviewed 27 June 2013

This was our 1st visit to Little Gull although we have stayed at a sister property farther down Longboat Key on a previous holiday. We arrived after the office was closed but located our key as we'd been advised. We stayed in cottage 12 overlooking the pool on the bay side. It was large and airy with 2 bedrooms and... More 

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Reviewed 6 June 2013 via mobile

This place is so cute!!! A lot of the people who stay here are timeshare owners of this place and they come back the same week every year... So it is kind of a community of people who know each other already. While there are some rooms/cabins across the street, the walk to the beach is nothing and the beach... More 

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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 High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cape Cod style cottages elegantly border a red brick road that runs from the blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico to Sarasota Bay. Little Gull offers fully furnished, luxury one, two, three and four bedroom cottages with four poster beds and wood burning fireplaces. Each cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, two cable televisions, linens, central heat and air, private phones, with laundry facilities either in your cottage or free on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Little Gull Cottages

Address: 5330 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2010
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: $134 - $537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Little Gull Cottages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Little Gull Cottages Hotel Longboat Key
Little Gull Cottages Longboat Key, Florida
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“all rooms are good, but some people might perhaps not wish to stay in the units closest to the Gulf of Mexico Drive, despite their charm”
 of 5 bubbles hebridesferryman, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Unit 16 is very big for larger families”
 of 5 bubbles SMOKEY74, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Be aware that some rooms/cottages are on the gulf side while others are on the bay side.”
 of 5 bubbles 652jenniferk, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Units one and two have two bedrooms each and are right on beach. The closest 1 bedroom units are units three and four.”
 of 5 bubbles Sondraw49, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the gulf side”
  • The beach as seen from our porch
 of 5 bubbles Hannah99Usa, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
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