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    The Diplomat Beach Resort

    3155 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2912
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    1 - 5 of 164 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My wife and Granddaughter spent a couple nights in room #246. The hotel is older but very well kept. Room #246 had everything you need for a great vacation. The place is super clean and comfortable. The office staff is helpful and a pleasure to...More

    Thank Timothy P
    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    We loved The Diplomat. We stayed in a first floor unit (227) that walked straight out to the beach. The unit was cleaned everything. It was well stocked with beach chairs, umbrellas, and pool noodles. We loved everything about our studio suite. It was quiet...More

    Thank Nicole P
    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    longboat key is a fabulous little town. the traffic is minimal. the beaches are pristine and quiet. the sand is soft and white. great place for a weekend getaway. the diplomat is a small two story condo complex. office staff was pleasant. grounds are kept...More

    Thank bgk4
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    We love staying at places like The Diplomat. You cannot beat waking up every morning with the ocean just in steps away. We were in unit 262. The view from our deck was amazing as it overlooked both the pool and the beach/ocean. Our unit...More

    Thank Laura Z
    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    This is the fourth time we have stayed and it is just so nice. We were on the first floor this time which was fine, the views are still good but the convenience of just walking out and being on the grass or beach was...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 142 - USD 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Longboat Key
    • Also Known As
    • The Diplomat Condominium Beach Hotel Longboat Key
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    IANHOL
    21 January 2015|
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    Response from Joan36806 | Reviewed this property |
    I cannot give you the specific unit number for a couple weeks. Choose the 2nd floor north end ( Bradenton ) corner unit for more windows. We were the 3rd from the end, I believe.
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    CampHillGal
    9 January 2015|
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    Response from DiplomatResort | Property representative |
    That is correct. I also want to say that there is service that one can rent beach chairs and umbrellas and the service will drop off and pick up the equipment at The Diplomat Beach Resort.
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    "Try to get one of the end units as you have less traffic in front of your room"
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    "Unit 254 -- we've stayed twice here"
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    "We stayed on second floor unit, better views, probably less foot traffic past room"
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    "#214 Southend of property beach level"
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