Best Longboat Key Hotels And Resorts

Here are the best Longboat Key hotels and resorts that are family friendly and offer great beachside locations. If you are searching for luxury and a truly resort style experience in the Sarasota area, then the Resort at Longboat Key Club is perfect. Families searching for condominium style accommodations with plenty of space as well as full kitchens should look at the Turtle Crawl Inn Resort, the Outrigger Beach Resort or the Sand Cay Beach Resort. If you are looking for something secluded and intimate then try the Sandpiper Inn which boasts a great stretch of white sand beach. All of your choices offer beachfront accommodations or direct beach access and you can find plenty of activities within driving distance and numerous places to dine within walking distance.

  • Resort at Longboat Key Club

    Resort at Longboat Key Club in Longboat Key

    Book Now

    Address: Sands Point Road Longboat Key FL

    When you are seeking a luxury Longboat Key hotel that is loaded with onsite amenities and is ideal for couples as well as families then you need to stay at the Resort at Longboat Key Club. Located at 220 Sands Point Road along the southwestern shoreline of Longboat Key which is part of the greater Sarasota area, the Resort at Longboat Key Club is situated on 410-acres of lush tropical landscape with a white sand beach as well as boasting stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. The Resort at Longboat Key Club has a modern architectural style that features 223 rooms and suites which sport a luxurious contemporary decor. All rooms and suites have a private balcony with views of the golf course, lagoon or Gulf of Mexico. Rooms are sized at 415 square feet with a choice of bedding and a view of the golf course or gulf. Junior king suites have 650 square of living space with an integrated living with sofa sleeper as well as a kitchen and are available with all three views. One-bedroom king suites boast 850 square feet of space with a separate living room equipped with sofa sleeper as well as a full kitchen and are available with a golf or gulf view. Two-bedroom suites are sized at 1,260 square feet with a separate living room, 2-bathrooms as well as a full kitchen are available with a lagoon or gulf view. Deluxe two-bedroom suites are sized at 1,750 square feet with a separate living room, dining area, 2-bathrooms as well as a full kitchen and are available with a golf or gulf view. The Resort at Longboat Key Club has a great stretch of white sand for you to lounge with beachside service from the Barefoot Bar and Grill as well as excellent swimming opportunities. You have access to kayaks and standup paddleboards at the beach and you can arrange your favorite watersport activity directly at the beach or through the marina. If you arrive by boat you can dock in the onsite marina that has 291 slips and a full service of boating amenities. Golfers will be thrilled with 45-holes of championship style golf on two separate golf courses and there is club house service at Spike ‘n Tees. The Resort at Longboat Key Club has a dedicated entertainment staff which hosts daily activities and there is an organized kids club that offers age appropriate events. The property contains one freshwater swimming pool with a gorgeous sundeck, a fitness center, two golf courses, kids club, shopping boutiques, marina, tennis courts and a full service spa. Dining onsite features six restaurants including Sands Pointe which prepares all three meals; Spike ‘n Tees, Court 21 as well as Barefoot’s Bar and Grill serve breakfast and lunch; Portofino as well as the Tavern and Whiskey Bar have dinner service. Nightlife includes live music at Portofino Lounge as well as Barefoot’s Bar and Grill.



    Turtle Crawl Inn Resort

    Turtle Crawl Inn Resort in Longboat Key

    Book Now

    Address:4235 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL

    When you are seeking a mid-range Longboat Key hotel that boasts good accommodations for couples and families with direct beach access then the Turtle Crawl Inn Resort is ideal for you. Located at 4235 Gulf of Mexico Drive along the central-western shoreline of Longboat Key which is part of the greater Sarasota area, the Turtle Crawl Inn Resort is situated within a nice manicured garden and boasts a white sand beach just steps from your door as well as beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico. The Turtle Crawl Inn Resort is a complex that includes a modern five story building, a stand-alone home as well as villas which contain one and two-bedroom condominium style accommodations that feature a recently refurbished modern decor. One-bedroom condominiums have 750 square feet of living area with a choice of bedding, a separate living room with sofa sleeper, a full kitchen and a private patio or balcony which boast views of the garden area or Gulf of Mexico. These units can be adjoined to create two-bedroom condominiums to accommodate larger families and groups. Villas range from one to two-bedrooms with ample living space and include a choice of bedding, a separate living room, full kitchen and private patio or balcony with views of the garden area. The Zilli Villa is sized at 2,000 square feet with two-bedrooms, 2-bathrooms, full kitchen and additional outdoor living space in a covered patio which feature views of the gardens. The Turtle Crawl Inn Resort has a superb beachfront with white sands and there are great swimming opportunities but you must travel offsite to arrange your favorite watersport adventure. The Turtle Crawl Inn Resort is within a short drive to Joan M. Durante Community Park for nature walks, the Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium as well as the Ringling Museum of Art. The Turtle Crawl Inn Resort has a freshwater swimming pool with a sundeck that boasts a barbeque grill area. Dining at the Turtle Crawl Inn Resort starts with a self-prepared meal within your condominium and offsite dining options within a short driving distance includes the Dry Dock Waterfront Restaurant for seafood, Maison Blanche serves international cuisine and Amore Restaurant prepares Italian specialties. Nightlife includes a quiet walk on the beach at sunset as well as a short drive to the Florida Studio Theatre or the Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe for live performances.

    Outrigger Resort

    Outrigger Resort in Longboat Key

    Book Now

    Address:5155 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL

    If you are looking for a mid-range Longboat Key hotel that boasts direct beach access which is perfect for couples and families then the Outrigger Resort is an ideal selection for you. Located at 5155 Gulf of Mexico Drive along the north-western shoreline of Longboat Key which is part of the greater Sarasota area, the Outrigger Resort is situated on lush manicured grounds which overlook the Gulf of Mexico. The Outrigger Resort has a modern two story architectural design with 12 one and two-bedroom condominiums that feature a contemporary decor. One-bedroom units feature a choice of bedding, a separate living room with sofa sleeper, a full kitchen and a private balcony or patio with views of the garden, partial-gulf or full Gulf of Mexico. Two-bedroom units offer additional living space with a choice of bedding configurations, a separate living room, full kitchen, 2-bathrooms and a patio with Gulf of Mexico views. The Outrigger Resort has a superb white sand beachfront which is just steps from your condo with plenty of area to relax and soak up the sun as well as excellent swimming opportunities. You must travel 1.5-miles offsite to Cannons Marina to arrange your favorite watersport adventure. Other exciting attractions which are just a short drive away from the Outrigger Resort include Palma Sola Botanical Garden, the Florida Maritime Museum, Save Our Seabirds and there is plenty of shopping at St. Armands Circle. Nature walks can be found at Coquina Baywalk as well as the Robinson Nature Preserve. The Outrigger Resort has a freshwater swimming pool with a sundeck that features a barbeque area. There is restaurant onsite and you can prepare your favorite meals within your own condominium when you please. Offsite dining options within an easy walk include the Lazy Lobster of Longboat, Harry’s Continental Kitchen and Ciao Italia Casual Italian Restaurant. Nightlife can include a nice sunset walk on the beach and you can find a lively atmosphere at the Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub just a short drive away.

    Sand Cay Beach Resort

    Sand Cay Beach Resort in Longboat Key

    Book Now

    Address:4725 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL

    If you are seeking a family friendly mid-range Longboat Key hotel which is beachfront and sports condominium style units with additional amenities then the Sand Cay Beach Resort is a superb selection for you. Located at 4725 Gulf Of Mexico Drive along the north-central coastline of Longboat Key which is part of the greater Sarasota area, the Sand Cay Beach Resort is situated within a manicured landscape which is beachfront and overlooks the Gulf of Mexico. The Sand Cay Beach Resort has a modern three story architectural style with 60 two-bedroom condominiums which sport a relaxing contemporary decor. Two-bedroom condominiums are furnished with a separate living room, full kitchen, various bedding choices and a private balcony or patio that boasts views of the gardens, pool or the Gulf of Mexico. Sand Cay Beach Resort has a perfect spot along a gorgeous white sand beach with a barbeque area which is just steps from your condo. Here you will find plenty of space to lounge as well as play in the warn waters of the Gulf of Mexico and you are only 2-miles from Cannon Marina where you can find additional watersport activities. The Sand Cay Beach Resort is within an easy 7-mile drive to many of Sarasota’s great attractions such as the Sarasota Classic Car Museum, the Marietta Museum-Art and Whimsy and the Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium. Nature walks can be found at the Joan M. Durante Community Park which is only 1-mile from the property. The Sand Cay Beach Resort boasts a nice freshwater swimming pool which is surrounding by a nice sundeck that includes shuffleboard courts and the resort features a tennis court. Dining includes wonderful home cooked meals at your leisure and offsite dining selections within an 1-mile include The Blue Dolphin Cafe, Ciao Italia Casual Italian Restaurant as well as Euphemia Haye Restaurant prepares international cuisine. Nightlife includes a stunning sunset on the beach or you can drive to the Dry Dock Waterfront Grill for a lively atmosphere as well as Beach House Restaurant.

    Sandpiper Inn

    Sandpiper Inn in Longboat Key

    Book Now

    Address: Gulf of Mexico Drive Longboat Key FL

    When you are searching for a value mid-range Longboat Key hotel that has an intimate feeling with direct access to a white sand beach, then the Sandpiper Inn is a perfect choice for you and your family. Located at 5451 Gulf of Mexico Drive along the west-central shoreline of Longboat Key which is part of the greater Sarasota area, the Sandpiper Inn is situated in a quiet residential neighborhood within a tropical landscape that sports direct access to a private white sand beach which overlooks the Gulf of Mexico. The Sandpiper Inn has a one story modern architectural design with 11 one and two-bedroom apartment style accommodations which feature a beach decor. There is one efficiency studio that has 265 square feet of space with a small kitchenette, an integrated living area and a private patio with garden views. One-bedroom apartments have 450 square feet with a separate living room, full kitchen and a private patio which feature views of the gardens or Gulf of Mexico. Two-bedroom units are larger with more living space and feature a full kitchen, a separate living room as well as a patio with garden views. The Sandpiper Inn boasts direct beach access which is only steps from the property. Here you will find perfect white sand with plenty of space to lounge as well as swim and there is a covered barbeque/picnic area at the beach. You can arrange for your favorite watersport adventures at Cannons Marina or take a nature walk at the Joan M. Durante Community Park which are both less than a mile away. The Sandpiper Inn offers a superb spot for exploring Longboat Key and the Sarasota area which includes stellar attractions such as the Ringling Museum of Art, the Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium as well as the Sarasota Jungle Gardens which are just a short drive away from the property. The Sandpiper Inn has a small freshwater swimming pool with a sundeck but no fitness center and you are within an easy walk to Longboat Spa. Dining at the Sandpiper Inn includes home cooked meals in your kitchen as well as several offsite options such as the Lazy Lobster of Longboat for seafood, the Blue Dolphin Cafe prepares cafe style dishes and Harry’s Continental Kitchens serves American cuisine. Nightlife includes a cold libation at sunset on the beach or you can take a short drive to Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub for entertainment.



Have a question or a comment?