May Deal $3500/mth Gulf Beach Front&View. 2 Htd Pools Spa, 8 HarTruTennis Crts
MAY DEAL $3500/mth. + standard terms - 1 month minimum.
Enjoy: Top floor gulf side beach front & view, secure & private end unit condo at exclusively beachfront Club Longboat. More intelligently designed, sited, sized and better in aspect & function than the row upon rows of high rise, high population 'boxes' plopped onto the beach. Take our wooden walkway & swim in warm gentle azure waters. Walk softly past sea turtle nests & shell on our private beach. Watch dolphins & shore birds from our sun lounges or tables & chairs under sun umbrellas. Picnic at tables under Australian pines. Play tennis on 8 breezy gulfside Har-Tru courts with ice water or read in the shaded gazebo. Relax in heated pools, family or adult - with jacuzzi & heated outdoor shower. Enjoy our oceanfront clubhouse with sauna, gym, locker rooms, showers, library to loan you books for the beach, and twice weekly social/cocktail hour in season. Entertain new friends on 2 furnished balconies, screened lanai or in your handsomely appointed air conditioned condo. Study converts to 3rd private bedroom. Floor to ceiling windows, sliding glass doors invite the outdoors inside. Please come in -
Beauty Privacy Peace: Elder & family friendly, private quiet & secure, end unit top floor condo, serviced by elevators & stairs, is a bit above and beyond the tennis courts, play & players. Bordering mature woods that are home to egret, heron, osprey who share our beaches & balconies. The first balcony, off the living room, is sometimes shared by an errant heron. Master suite has king bed, his&hers dressers, recliner, closet lined dressing corridor, private bath. Open the slider, moonlight shines onto your bed. Drift off to the sound of the surf. Sleep in delicious gulf night air secure on the top floor. A song bird pecks at his reflection in the morning. 2nd bedroom has twin beds that convert to king. Second full bath across the front corridor. Hotel quality linens, towels, bathrobes. Washer dryer, iron and board, cleaning appliances are in the service closet. The study with large custom built desk opens onto a screened furnished gulf and court view lanai, also converts to a 3rd completely private guest bedroom with an accordion folding wall and comfy sofa/sleeper queen. Mourning coffee on the balcony, lanai or on the beach?
Activity, Entertaining, Fun: The separate entry has closet and beach credenza with beach towels, coolers, picnic basket, tennis and beach supplies. The entry opens into the large kitchen with glass top stove, microwave, refrigerator with ice maker, double sink & disposal, dishwasher, trash compactor, and all entertaining and cooking, appliances, service, and beach plastic ware & acrylic wine goblets for the Jacuzzi -of course! Light and airy. Decorated in beach colors with gulf accents. Handsomely appointed. Separate formal dining area with wine rack seats six. Living room with leather full sofa and love seat, couch for two and ottoman, lighted entertainment unit with digital cable TV, DVR, VTR, Bose Acoustimass sound system, CD/FM/ Stereo with i-pod jack, CD, video and book library.
Location Location Location: Come to our tranquil, elegant, sub-tropical white sand barrier island - on Florida’s west coast, nestled between the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico and serene Sarasota Bay. Connected by bascule bridges to near by downtown Sarasota, St. Armand's Key and Anna Maria Island, it's just 1/2 hour's drive from the Sarasota Airport. 2 hours to Orlando, Universal Studios/Disney World or springs to swim with manatees. 1 hour south of Tampa Bay & Busch Gardens & Water Park. 1 1/2 north of Fort Meyers. Fly into any-Low airfares to all! Three main shopping centers are located on the island. Drive five minutes to supermarkets or Anna Maria Island. Ten to island golf courses, boats, scuba. Twelve to St. Armand's Circle. Fifteen to downtown, museums & nightlife. Ride the Trolley - stops right in front of our building, runs to downtown Sarasota, & connects to Airport, Anna Maria Trolley, County Bus Systems. Our 85 unit community is on the low rise & density north-island. Come to the USA!
It's nice! Testimonials:
Outstanding Beach Paradise, September 10, 2009, By D. Rubinger (Orlando, FL & Chatham, NJ USA) This condo is wonderful! Spacious, beautifully decorated, light and airy. The amenities are great. Everything you need is there. This place accommodated everyone from my 78 year old mother to my 5 year old niece. The owners are delightful to deal with and the staff was very accommodating. Of course the beach is spectacular! Definitely would rent this unit again.
Wonderful stay at a perfect situated place, 09/13/2009, By: Brenner family (Buerstadt, Germany) Our family of 4 (2 adults / 2 teen aged girls) had a wonderful stay at Club Longboat Beach & Tennis #131. The home had everything we needed even sheets and beach towels. The kitchen was fully equipped w/pots pans & appliances. Televisions in every bedroom and internet access. The location, just steps to the beach, was perfect. Home is tastefully decorated with all the amenities needed. The pool area is a fun gathering place. There are several restaurants from which to choose. It was a pleasure to deal with the very helpful owner. We would definitely recommend Longboat Beach & Tennis as a place to rent when vacationing in Florida.
Club Longboat Beach & Tennis Condo, July 9, 2009, By G. Simon (Tampa, FL.) This is a great condo. It's on the Gulf of Mexico side (which is where you want to be on Longboat Key). It's spacious and nicely furnished. It has 2 nice bedrooms and a study, which could easily be used for a 3rd bedroom. It has 2 patios for sunning, plus a screened lanai for outdoor dining. Great tennis facilities, lovely pool, and of course The Beach. The owners are great, and very attentive, as are the staff who run the condo facility. We look forward to renting this condo again in the future.
Pack your suitcase & smile. The rest is here. Amenities enjoyed without charge include: Tennis (court shoes and clothes required), and a court side gazebo for watching; Take a swim or go shelling in the gulf from our private beach. Lounges and umbrellas are set up on the beach- watch sea birds & dolphins. Picnic tables, outdoor showers; Adult and family heated pools, jacuzzi spa and sauna; Fitness room with cardio and resistance equip; Men's & women's locker rooms with shower; Play court; Lawn furniture groups; Pavered walkways; Mature lushly landscaped grounds. Assigned covered parking with equipped beach closet: chairs, coolers, grill, boogie boards, sand toys, life preservers, floats, boccie ball and, of course, Frisbee! FREE Wireless high speed cable internet and local telephone service. The infamous social/cocktail hour "Club Longboat Bottle Club" in the Clubhouse, where else? Meet-up with Club Longboatians, at your own risk! Held twice weekly In season.
Available at additional charge: On site pro tennis lessons; Clubhouse with bar and kitchen, just great to hold your own private party, Maid service.
Walk: Down the beach excellent shelling and green flash at sunset. Five minutes to the Hilton for wave runner and Hobie Cat rentals, sunset cocktails and entertainment. Up the street side pathway to any of 5 great restaurants. Euphemia-Haye, Harry's and Pattigeorge's restaurants are within .7 mile.
Bicycle: Rental down the street. Path and bike lanes run the island.
Trolleys: Stops in front of our building. Longboat Key & Anna Maria Island Trolleys connect to 2 County Bus systems. 5 minute ride to super markets, shopping, restaurants, Anna Maria Island. 20 minutes to St. Armands Circle, Bradenton. 30 to downtown Sarasota - transfers to/from airport 1 hr total.
Drive: Longboat Key AND Anna Maria Island... Two minutes to The Center Shops, 5 excellent restaurants, or Cannon's Marina; Four minutes to Publix Supermarket, Moore's Stone Crab Restaurant or Anna Maria Island; Ten minutes to boat, sail, para sail, fish, scuba & snorkel on the gulf or bay. Twelve minutes to the Charthouse, Lido Key, and St. Armand's Circle; Fifteen minutes to golf courses where you are welcome to play.
Explore: Sarasota... Twenty minutes to Downtown and nightlife. Don't miss Ceviche rooftop and tapas bar, in Sarasota! The marina with beach bar, boat rides, sailboat rental, Marina Jacks. Jungle Gardens! The YMCA water park. The Sunshine Coast... Busch Gardens in Tampa, Homosassa Springs to swim with the manatee, A trip to Fort Meyers and the Edison and Ford homes.
Visit: Cannon's Marina, Mote Marine Aquarium, Baywalk Sanctuary, Longboat Key Center of the Arts, St. Armand's Circle, Burns Court Cinema, Sarasota Opera, G.WIZ - Gulfcoast Wonder & Imagination Zone, Sarasota Orchestra, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Asolo Theatre for the Performing Arts, The Players Theatre, Jazz Club of Sarasota, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Ringling Circus Museum, John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Ca d'Zan Mansion, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, The Crowley Museum Nature Center, Historic Spanish Point, Oscar Shearer and Myakka River State Parks, Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures, Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, South Florida Museum/Bishop Planetarium, Mixon's Fruit Farms Inc., Sarasota Outlet Mall, Prime Outlets At Ellenton, Whole Foods Market Centre - Sarasota
Disney World/Universal Studios... Two hours drive to Orlando
| Indoor Amenities |
- Central Air
- DVD Player
- High Speed Internet
| Near Attractions |
| Outdoor Amenities |
- Heated Pool
- Heated Spa
- Hot tub
- Patio Furniture
- 8 Har-Tru Tennis Courts
| Near To |
- City centre
| Possible Activities |
- Deep sea fishing
- Dolphin tours
- Horseback Riding
- Roller blading
- Scuba Diving
- Water skiing
- Wind Surfing
- Swim with Manatee
| Restrictions |