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Lutz FL
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131 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Old Florida is alive and well and beautiful. No condo on top of condo. Instead it's cottages and a small apt building with 1 bedroom and efficiencies as well as clean single and duplex cottages hidd3n under gorgeous trees, including Australian pines right near the water for shade. Sparkling clean. Remodeled with all kitchen stuff you need in the bedroom... More 

Thank TravelTampaHgl
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We have been coming here to Sun n Sea for 9 years from Md. to spend a week with other family members. This is a real treasure of a place. Private, beautiful beach. Clear to the bottom aquamarine water. Sea and bird creatures up close. It's simply paradise.

Thank Sandy B
Winter Park, Florida
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I reserved #16 apartment for a beach stay with my daughter. We had a great time! It's like home, shady, quiet, relaxed, beach chairs provided, and a beautiful location on Longboat Key! There's an outdoor shower at the beach and apartment building to rinse off. The apartment was well maintained, has central A/C, ceiling fans, plenty of towels, and had... More 

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Carmel, Indiana, United States
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

We spent the week here from Christmas day to New Years Day and had such a wonderful time! The cottages are perfect the place itself is very small and quiet but has everything you need! Even beach chairs and shareable beach toys in water floaties. It was very well ran and we very much appreciated them accommodating our needs! Definitely... More 

Thank Meghan S
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I spent five days here and absolutely loved it. Not a place if you are looking for action (or the rest of Longboat Key this time of the year). However, great place to come and chill. Great location right on the beach, shaded by giant pines. The staff is super friendly and the cottages very clean. Great... More 

Thank fromchicago123
Palm Bay, Florida
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284 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We have been going to the Sun 'n Sea for 10 years now. It is like going home to family. There were new managers this year, Lisa & Mark. They are very nice people & very welcoming & helpful. We make our reservations from year to year & can't wait to go back next year again. Everything we need is... More 

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Oxford, CT
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We drove up from Marco Island to visit friends staying here. I was able to book a one bedroom apartment to fit my family. I was pleasantly surprised by the cost and accommodations. Our unit was very clean and fit our family of 5 just fine. I loved the fact that my friends were right across the driveway. The whole... More 

Thank KristenG
Orlando, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Just visited Sun 'n Sea for a long weekend. I read a lot of the reviews on TripAdvisor before calling to see if they had something available for the weekend, so I'll try to focus on things that stood out to me as a new guest. 1. Trees - there are trees all around the duplexes and cottages. As you... More 

3 Thank Uncl3_D
Leesburg, Florida
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110 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015

This is a wonderful facility. It has been in Longboat Key for years. We used to stay there regularly and then moved far away. We are now only 3 hours from Longboat Key, so plan to take advantage of this quiet property. It has been renovated and redecorated since we were there 20 years ago. We were pleasantly surprised. There... More 

4 Thank Barbara Ann D
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19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We were introduced to this place 3 years ago by friends who have been traveling there for years and are hooked. We usually book our next stay before we check out. This resort is right on the beach, you walk out from your cottage or apartment and within a few steps, you are on a perfect white sand, quiet beach... More 

3 Thank AGuerin02

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  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sun 'n Sea

Address: 4651 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Region: United States > Florida > Longboat Key
Price Range: $115 - $297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Sun `n Sea Hotel Longboat Key
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“variety of units to choose with twin, double, or king beds, click on the unit # to view under accommodations at the website”
  • Sunset at Sun 'n Sea, Longboat Key, FL
 of 5 bubbles 500sunnydays, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book early otherwise you will be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles MommamurphyFlorida, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We prefer the cottages over the apartments.”
 of 5 bubbles mollys308, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Everything is close to beach, we stayed in a 1 bedroom cottage which was perfect for the two of us and our 2 kids would've fit comfortably as well.”
 of 5 bubbles ArroyoFam, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
“They are all good locations within the compound”
 of 5 bubbles SusanThomasJ, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
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