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The Diplomat Condominium Beach Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Amherst
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 was very clean, the kitchen seemed newly remolded with granite countertops. It had everything we...

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West Bend, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 a nice change. We stayed in 237 which was close to the end so you...

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Thank italian71
San Francisco
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The condo unit we staying in, 254, is a large studio that is amazing! It's right on the beach, literally the front to back unit has an ocean front door that directly opens onto the pool and the beach! The bathroom has been thoroughly renovated and it looks great. New furnishings and décor, full kitchen, clean, with no-hassle parking. Very...

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3Thank kristofers
Wappingers Falls, New York
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We stayed in room 254 and the bathroom was renovated recently and is nice and modern, loved the vanity light fixtures. This room is on the second floor with beautiful views of the Gulf and beach--spectacular sunset viewing. Nice beach like decor, fully equipped kitchen, cable TV. Very comfortable. All the units are front to back and have Gulf views...

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1Thank nglochrie
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Get ready for some relaxation and gorgeous sunsets! My wife and I stayed in suite 214, which is located on the first floor on the south side of the condominium. Our backdoor opened right onto the beach. The newly updated suite was very clean and comfortable. The Diplomat’s staff was very friendly and helpful. Pool was great! Cute little sandwich...

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1Thank Jeff B
Greencastle, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We have stayed at the Diplomat Resort in the past and it has always been a very relaxing place to be. We look forward to spending time here because it is right on the beach and we get to watch a lot of beautiful sunsets. The staff have been so friendly and accommodating. We stayed in a studio efficiency that...

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1Thank HAROLD S
Reviewed 16 February 2017

if you don't mind the 60+ crowd.....then go for it. we are 52 and we where the youngest at our resort..but it was cool i can fit in anywhere my wife and i enjoyed our stay its our second time there and would definitely go back

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2Thank Terry C
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The Diplomat is individual condo units, studios or 1 bedroom. Clean, every room with a full kitchen, a west facing beach view and easy beach access. Great pool. Plenty of parking. You can choose the exact room you want from photos on the website, and that's a good idea. Excellent staff, always helpful. Amazing location on Longboat Key.

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1Thank PolarBear1759
Harmony, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Can't be beat! We just stayed for a 2nd time in #260 (2nd floor) at the Diplomat. This is a very relaxing, well-appointed, clean room with a view that can't be beat. It has lovely beachy décor and even has a dishwasher! It is updated with granite counters and a lovely kitchen. Every time we come we don't want to...

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1Thank Melody R
Medford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Do not judge a book by it's cover. This place was without a doubt amazing! Customer service, the rooms, etc. With a view to the beach right in the back of the resort and completely breathtaking sunset! We had reservations at another hotel in Orlando, however there was no way I was going to leave this place to go elsewhere....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Longboat Key, we are set only feet from the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico where you can see dolphins, manatees, the occasional stingray, and various wildlife. The Diplomat Beach Resort is centrally located within minutes of such attractions as Mote Marine Aquarium, Ringling Museum of Art, St. Armands Circle, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota Ballet, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, various theatres, famous restaurants, numerous beaches, kayaking, tours, & cruises, etc.Our 50 units are all individually owned and offer our guests that unique personal touch of home-away-from-home that you just can't receive from other cookie-cutter resorts. You'll find many amenities such as a heated pool, multiple tiki huts, and pool side/ beach side sundecks to name a few. All units have full kitchens, full baths, living rooms, and dining rooms in a studio, 1 bedroom, or 2 bedroom floor plan. Unique to our resort is that every unit opens directly to the Gulf Coast beach. No need for elevators, driving, or long walking paths, the beach is right out your back door. We offer Military discounts as well as monthly and weekly rate specials. Come begin the vacation you deserve. We look forward to seeing you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Diplomat Condominium Beach Resort

Address: 3155 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: $190 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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“Try to get one of the end units as you have less traffic in front of your room”
italian71, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Unit 254 -- we've stayed twice here”
kristofers, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on second floor unit, better views, probably less foot traffic past room”
nglochrie, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“#214 Southend of property beach level”
jeffbD7364LB, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are good with a great view of the ocean”
terrycD8839TQ, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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