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Longboat Key Condos & Vacation Rentals

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Longboat Key Travel Guide

For a tropical island getaway without venturing too far out from Florida mainland, Longboat Key is the perfect place to visit. With deserted white sandy beaches, translucent turquoise waters and swimming and snorkeling opportunities at every turn, its appeal is undisputed.

Things to Do in Longboat Key

The best things to do in Longboat Key are to enjoy the beaches. Not only are these beautiful places to relax, they often have no-one else around! Coquina Beach and the beaches over at Beer Can Island are among the best in the area. The Joan M Durante Community Park offers interesting trails through wetlands for when you get bored of laying on the beaches.

Best Time to Visit Longboat Key

The spring and fall months are the best times to visit Longboat Key. At this time, temperatures are still hot but not quite as humid as the summer.

A Local's Guide to Longboat Key

Longboat Key in Florida is the perfect waterfront location for a relaxing stay away. With beachfront condos, revered white sand beaches, fine dining and a luxury golf club, it is hardly surprising that Longboat Key is such a popular destination for travelers all over the globe. Its stunning beaches extend for 12 miles, and this, coupled with a number of cultural activities, makes it a hotspot for a number of vacation rentals in Longboat.

A holiday in Longboat Key is perfect for those looking for a tropical island adventure, without straying too far from Florida mainland. The most popular activity is making use of the sandy beaches and surrounding barrier islands, however just a short drive away there are many other towns that are well worth exploring too. St Armands Circle is nestled between the turquoise waters of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico and is renowned for being a continental market place that makes shopping a calming and enjoyable experience. St Armands is a charming synthesis of past and present and is within easy reach of a number of Longboat Key vacation rentals.

Longboat Key offers a mix of luxury and budget condo rentals, making it a popular destination for a range of travelers. Located north of St Armands Key and Lido Key, many shopping and dining experiences are within easy reach of the town’s main residential area, where the island starts to widen, and this is where much of the Longboat Key accommodation is located. In addition to standard apartments, BnBs, hotels and villas, the area is also host to some more unique properties, many of which are pet friendly. By using rentals in Longboat Key, visitors are also in easy reach of Downtown Sarasota, known as Florida’s cultural coast, home to a symphony of ballet, opera and art galleries. Additionally, Siesta Key is also just a short drive away, and enjoys its reputation of being home to one of America’s best beaches.

If you are looking for a relaxing beachfront holiday with access to great shopping and dining facilities, then look no further than rentals in Longboat Key, where you are likely to find your perfect vacation home.

Condos in Longboat Key

There is no shortage of vacation rentals and beachfront condos in Longboat Key, all of which make the perfect home away from home during a vacation here. The town is divided between Sarasota and Manatees counties, and borders the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Its 12 miles of white sand beaches have helped to make this town a desirable play to stay. People come from miles around to enjoy the warm climate, the excellent golfing facilities, and the tennis club. Just a short drive away, visitors can go shopping at Downtown Sarasota or learn more about art and circus history in the unique Ringling Museum. For some family fun, the Sarasota Jungle Gardens allow people to get up-close to a range of majestic animals.

With so much to see and do, Longboat Key condo rentals are in high demand, but with a range of rental options to suit your preferences and budget, finding the perfect spot isn't a huge task.

Price and Availability in Longboat Key

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Longboat Key is in February, while the cheapest month is in May. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Longboat Key is in the high season in March. Longboat Key has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Longboat Key tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Longboat Key tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Longboat Key

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Longboat Key. The hottest month in Longboat Key is May, when temperatures peak at 95 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 30 ˚F. The wettest month in Longboat Key is December with 8.1 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.44 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Longboat Key

At AllTheRooms.com we have vacation rentals from all of your favorite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. Longboat Key has 1,743 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, luxury travelers and everything in between. When traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Longboat Key is available at $25 per night. In general, a place to stay in Longboat Key will cost you $663 per night.

Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Longboat Key can pick from 791 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 8 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Choose from 135 places to stay that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Longboat Key? Then choose one of the 758 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 305 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with your best friend, then make sure to choose one of the 94 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Longboat Key AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 8 providers, including 330 places to stay from Airbnb, 212 accommodations from Homeaway and 212 places to stay from VRBO.

636 of the accommodations in Longboat Key have been rated by previous guests. They rated 37% as excellent or good. 607 accommodations allow instant booking.

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