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    Sandpiper Inn

    5451 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1901
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          Overview
          • Excellent74%
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          • Average5%
          • Poor3%
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          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 181 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This isn't a fancy place, and one could certainly find more upscale accommodations on Longboat Key (though much of the area is filled with generic-looking condo complexes.) But there's something very special about this place; it's clearly put together with love. The rooms are relatively...More

          1  Thank Bequia1
          Reviewed 13 May 2017

          Visited Sandpiper for a week in late April after extensive research to find accommodation directly on the beach.We negotiated to have one of the 2 Gulfside units as they are extremely popular due to their location directly facing the ocean.Sandpiper was , as previously stated...More

          1  Thank katrinamac12
          Response from Christine C, Owner at Sandpiper InnResponded 15 May 2017

          We are very glad you had a relaxing stay at our beautiful "old Florida" paradise. You are correct our Gulf front units are very popular and are full most of the time. Fortunately, we had an opportunity to replace the old blinds this week with...More

          Reviewed 17 March 2017

          My wife and I spent a long weekend at The Sandpiper Inn. The owners, the grounds, the room, and the other guests were all awesome! We went down for a Pittsburgh Pirates spring training baseball game in Bradenton. We could not have been more pleased...More

          2  Thank Brandon P
          Reviewed 13 February 2017

          have delayed writing this review about our 2nd visit to the Sandpiper as I want to keep it as our 'special place' but equally I want them to be a successful business so we can return in 2 yrs time. We really love it here...More

          2  Thank mitsy58
          Reviewed 4 February 2017

          We discovered this place last year and booked again for 2017. The place is immaculate with excellent services. This is not a hotel but a laid back, well run establishment. Located right on the beach with patios, beach chairs and an area to barbecue. There...More

          1  Thank redramPhiladelphia
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$172 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Longboat Key
          • Also Known As
          • Sandpiper Hotel Longboat Key ,
          • Sandpiper Motel Longboat Key
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          christine s
          Hi there, Place sounds wonderful. I have a 2 year old and a 5 year old and am wondering if this place allows children? Thanks! Christine
          26 January 2017|
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          Response from Christine C | Property representative |
          Hi, Yes we do allow children. Sunny Regards Christine Gorman Cullison Owner/Innkeeper Sandpiper Inn
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          If the rooms are equipped with a refrigerator and if not are they available to rent?
          11 January 2015|
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          Response from Harold C |
          All rooms have refrigerators. google sandpiper inn longboat key for pictures etc. make sure our name is in website address Harold
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          Von34583
          Please advise as to the charge to bring our mid size Australian Shephard
          11 December 2014|
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          Response from Harold C |
          Sandpiper Inn accepts small dogs under 25 pounds google sandpiper inn longboat key and make sure you are at our website
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          Room Tips
          "Most rooms face the gardens, which are very pretty"
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          "2 gulf front units more privacy and direct views of the ocean"
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          "all suites are perfect, with 2 larger suites at the end actually facing the beach"
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          "Best views - rooms 200 and 201"
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