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Longboat Key, Florida, USA

Longboat Key is the ideal beach and bay front settings for the ultimate Florida vacation. Stretching between the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico and serene Sarasota Bay, this key attracts many visitors who come to enjoy the average year-round temperature of 73 degrees ( ˚ F). The area is appreciated by wildlife as well, so these waters are home to manatee, dolphins, and fish, while pelicans, osprey and a variety of shorebirds find sanctuary here. Tennis and golf enthusiasts will find first-class facilities here, and there are several parks to visit for a relaxing afternoon. Whether you like to spend your time shelling, biking, shopping, fishing, golfing, or dining, opportunities for these activities are boundless on Longboat Key.

Well known as private island paradise, there are accommodations here to suit everyone, from deluxe suites in plush resorts and condominiums to beachfront cottages and modest hotel rooms 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.

Written by Richard Heilman, Owner of Property 84986 in Longboat Key, Florida

    Excellent! 4.7/5
    (10 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 4 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 10
    House #3537338
    10
    Viewed 751 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.7/5
      (34 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      Condo #3510391
      34
      Viewed 101 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (43 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 2 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Condo #193467vb
        43
        Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.6/5
          (13 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Condo #616161vb
          13
          Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
            avg/night
            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            Condo #901524vb
            1
            Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (18 reviews)
              avg/night
              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              House #3510257
              18
              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Cottage #906895vb
                3
                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                  (39 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  House #3013714
                  39
                  Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (17 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 4 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 8
                    House #632908vb
                    17
                    Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (25 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      House #3995242
                      25
                      Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (28 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Condo #328805vb
                        28
                        Viewed 116 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (23 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 4 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 10
                          House #488150vb
                          23
                          Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                            Exceptional! 5/5
                            (21 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 3 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 10
                            House #375240vb
                            21
                            Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (15 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Condo #450275vb
                              15
                              Viewed 91 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (8 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 3 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Bungalow #4061442
                                8
                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (19 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Apartment #43584
                                  19
                                  Viewed 118 times in the last 48 hours
                                    avg/night
                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Condo #784678vb
                                    3
                                    Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (111 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Condo #240486
                                      111
                                      Viewed 120 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Condo #781932vb
                                        1
                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                          (5 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Townhome #793729vb
                                          5
                                          Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (8 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Cottage #895205vb
                                            8
                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Condo #919724vb
                                              1
                                              Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                avg/night
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Condo #3922817
                                                2
                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                  (8 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  House #271096vb
                                                  8
                                                  Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                    (6 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    Villa #414334vb
                                                    6
                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      avg/night
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                      Condo #911972vb
                                                      3
                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                        (53 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        House #110144vb
                                                        53
                                                        Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Condo #763430vb
                                                          4
                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            avg/night
                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Condo #4035926
                                                            3
                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Condo #712060vb
                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Condo #4082889
                                                                1
                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Condo #4424708
                                                                  2
                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (5 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Studio #920123vb
                                                                    5
                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (15 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Condo #487577
                                                                      15
                                                                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                        (15 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                                        House #3025347
                                                                        15
                                                                        Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                          (22 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                          Condo #478253vb
                                                                          22
                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (13 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Condo #320426vb
                                                                            13
                                                                            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Condo #940294vb
                                                                              2
                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                House #930815vb
                                                                                3
                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                  (21 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Condo #314469vb
                                                                                  21
                                                                                  Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (13 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    House #3176261
                                                                                    13
                                                                                    Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                      (20 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Townhome #715244vb
                                                                                      20
                                                                                      Viewed 84 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                        (37 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        House #57059vb
                                                                                        37
                                                                                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (35 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 3
                                                                                          Cottage #395073vb
                                                                                          35
                                                                                          Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #716567vb
                                                                                            12
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Condo #990435
                                                                                              4
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                House #3190659
                                                                                                1
                                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Condo #918567vb
                                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                    (36 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                    House #447571vb
                                                                                                    36
                                                                                                    Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                                      (16 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Condo #791655vb
                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                      Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours