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Reviewed 13 September 2013

We usually stay in Anna Maria for our long weekends and summer vacations, but for this trip we needed to be a little closer to Sarasota. Found Sandpiper Inn, and based on the great ratings, decided to give it a try. This is a wonderful...More

2  Thank AngelaC0501
Response from LongboatSandpiper, Owner at Sandpiper InnResponded 15 September 2013

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at the the Sandpiper Inn Longboat Key, Florida and that you were happy with our vast improvements to this "Old Forgotten Florida Gem", directly on the Gulf of Mexico! Yes, as we state on our website &...More

Reviewed 4 September 2013

This place is perfect! It is only one floor, 11 rooms, and steps from the Gulf! We practically had an entire stretch of the beach to ourselves! I went with my husband and 2 small children. It was easy to go back and forth from...More

2  Thank MargieChristo4
Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

SandPiperInn: Pretty good place to stay, a lot better than a hotel room & It has wifi , a tv, & it has a living room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom so I give it a five star. ~~~~~~Review by JudgeFoody101~~~~~

1  Thank JudgeFoody101
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We stayed at The Sandpiper Inn again in April/May 2013. Wow! It's been transformed. The Mitsubishi Central Air was impressive; all appliances, furniture and beds were new, the grounds well maintained etc. We've been staying regularly at this location since 1973 and have missed about...More

2  Thank Martinii
Reviewed 3 August 2013

My husband found this hotel on Trip Advisor while looking for a weekend place on the beach. We were so happy that not only was it like the pictures on this site, it totally surpassed everything we expected. Check in was quick and simple. We...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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Response from FlossEm77 | Reviewed this property |
The pool is tiny - - more the size of a hot tub - - and I never saw anyone in it. The beach is fabulous but I think you will need your own floats etc. It's a perfect place to enjoy everything a beach has to offer and there... More
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Hi, Yes we do allow children. Sunny Regards Christine Gorman Cullison Owner/Innkeeper Sandpiper Inn
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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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"All rooms are good"
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"Only one floor. Some rooms overlook the gardens, some overlook the sea."
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"The higher the room number, the closer to the beach"
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"Room 200 and 201 have Gulf views."
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