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110 Condos for rent in Longboat Key, FL

Finding condos for rent in Longboat Key is almost no different than renting an apartment in a big complex. The real difference is the ownership. Condos are owned by individu... Read Guide >
2295 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
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4 Bedrooms
$24,000
2470 sqft
GULF OF MEXICO DR...LONGBOAT KEY. Breathtaking views from this 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom condo on the 8th floor in THE ISLANDER CLUB on South Longboat Key. This fully furnished, turnkey property has all the comforts of home. This is elegance at it's finest with it's gourmet kitchen that is fully equipped, every room is tastefully decorated, 9' floor to ceiling windows and sliding glass doors giving you a spectacular view of the morning sunrise with your coffee and outstanding sunsets in the evening with your favorite beverage. The Islander Club offers an array of amenities with a new community center, fitness center, library, conference room, beachfront pool, 2 har-tru tennis courts. There is an on-site manager, gated entry with secure building access and impeccable grounds. Islander Club is conveniently located in the middle of Longboat Key for easy access to Publix shopping center, St. Armand's Circle with great boutiques and spectacular dining as well as a short drive to Downtown Sarasota and our renowned Theatre district. This property is available for an ANNUAL RENTAL at $10,000 a month, SEASONAL RENTAL (DEC-APR) 3 month minimum at $24,000 a month + tax and for the OFF SEASON (MAY-NOV) 5 months minimum at $15,000 a month + tax, 6 months at $12,500 a month + tax. SORRY NO PETS. LUXURY, GULF OF MEXICO, LONGBOAT KEY, SARASOTA.
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540 NEPTUNE AVENUE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,500
1032 sqft
Beautiful Beachy condo on Longboat Key! Laid back luxury in a quiet and intimate complex of just 10 residences. This end unit condo has been completely updated with Kohler fixtures throughout, Stainless Steel kitchenaide appliances, Italian porcelain floors and recessed lighting. Kitchen is open to the main living area with granite counter tops and breakfast bar. A screened lanai opens to amazing backyard with custom multi level decking and privacy fence ideal for relaxing, entertaining and grilling. Condo is close to the gulf of Mexico and its beautiful beaches!
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100 SANDS POINT ROAD Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$10,000
1941 sqft
This gorgeous waterfront condo is the perfect place to call home! Located on Longboat Key with private beach access just steps away from your door! Offering this 2 bedroom 2 bathroom resort style condo furnished or unfurnished. Featuring full Gulf views from both bedrooms and living room, stone countertops, stainless steel appliances, crown molding, and an oversized walk-in closet in the master. With an open floor plan and almost 2,000 sq. ft this light and bright unit is island living at it's finest! Community amenities include a heated pool & spa, a grill, and other recreational facilities. Situated just 2.2 miles from the lovely St. Armand's Circle with tons of options for restaurants and shops. Also just 5 minutes from Mote Marine and 15 minutes from Anna Maria Island. Don't miss out on this opportunity to be on the water with beach access, call now to schedule your showing!
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3010 GRAND BAY BOULEVARD Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$9,750
2143 sqft
Welcome to Grand Bay on Longboat Key! Your private elevator will take you directly to your unique double-door entry. Once you are inside you are greeted with panoramic water views from all angles of your exclusive wrap-around balcony. This luxury condo is turnkey furnished with tasteful updates throughout. There are two spacious bedrooms and a third that was converted into a den with a pull-out sofa. The master bedroom has a large en-suite bathroom with an oversized master closet. The guest bedroom also has its own on-suite bath and two twin beds. You will find the kitchen has been fully equipped and is perfect for entertaining. Grand Bay is located behind three gates to offer the highest level of security. There are amenities galore which include a private garage parking off the lobby, lap pool, gym, hot tub, large clubhouse, newly remodeled lobby, and private beach access. You will live close to fine dining and entertainment on St. Armand’s Circle, Ana Maria Island, and Downtown Sarasota. Enjoy boating on the beautiful waters, fantastic golf courses, and award-winning beaches all within a few miles of your new home. 30-day minimum application process. --
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3806 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,000
1062 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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AVAILABLE NOW OCEAN VIEWS in Living Room and Master bedroom * Annual Rental is $3000.* or In Season Rate is $4500 +taxes and fees, per month January thru April. 90 minimum required *Welcome to Beach Harbor Club 2 bedroom/ 2bath condo offers the perfect location. Located between the bay and the beach you are going to have lots of fun. The community of Beach Club Harbor offers resort style living at its finest. There is a large community pool, a clubhouse with a bar, and a fitness center. The living room has two large plush couches and is the perfect spot to relax after the beach. The kitchen has gorgeous countertops, new appliances and has recently been updated. Master bedroom is spacious, with walk in closet and ensuite bath along with updated vanity. There is a partial view of the Gulf of Mexico from the living room, and the master bedroom. Beach Harbor Club requires 30 days for approval. *NO PETS* Partially furnished! Take a dip in the newly resurfaced pool or launch a kayak into the bay. Fish from the community pier or play a game of shuffleboard. There are several grills, poolside, bayside, and also on the beach. Live on the beach this year!
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4311 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$5,500
1239 sqft
Breathtaking full Gulf views from every room! Corner top floor 2/2 condo with lots of light; tastefully furnished & appointed. Large balcony overlooks pristine powdery sand & the sparkling turquoise water of the Gulf. You’ll delight in watching dolphins, manatees & rays frolicking right in front of you! This small, well maintained complex offers a heated pool, social room, beachfront grill, elevators & plenty of parking. Quiet & relaxing, yet just minutes away from fine dining, excellent shopping, golf, nightlife, etc. Call now to secure your vacation in Paradise! Please note: condo is rented July, 2022, January-April, 2023.
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4540 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$6,000
1312 sqft
Rarely available tranquil 2 bed/2 bath corner unit condo with full bay views at desirable Windward Bay! This light and bright condo is the perfect place to spend your season in the sun in a quiet community directly across the street from the sparkling Gulf of Mexico waters and white sandy beaches of Longboat Key. Walk or bike along the winding estuary trails along the bay! Bring your kayak and launch from the community dock! Windward Bay is perfect for those seeking an active lifestyle. Amenities include two marinas, kayak storage, walking and bike trails, two tennis courts, fitness center, two heated pools, saunas, and direct Bay access. Centrally located to the beach access, restaurants, shops of St. Armand’s Circle and downtown Sarasota. Just a short ride over the bridge in the other direction to explore Anna Maria Island. Your small dog is welcome!
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455 LONGBOAT CLUB ROAD Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
$25,000
2780 sqft
This EXQUISITE 3 bedroom - 3 ½ bath Penthouse has everything you will ever want in a Luxury Beachfront Condo; an open floor plan with plenty of space for living, dining and entertaining and custom appointments throughout. Natural light fills the condo from the moment you enter the foyer and a large skylight is overhead. Floor to ceiling windows frame the 14’ ceiling’s perimeter creating a dramatic living space. The entire condo has been renovated incorporating the latest in design, trends and materials. A few of the highlights are: custom “barn doors”, custom kitchen cabinetry with floor to ceiling pantry space, state of the art appliances and a quartz countertop, a wine fridge and custom bar space, new recessed lighting and spectacular light fixtures, master suite complete with custom closets, king size bed and a breathtaking bathroom, a guest bedroom with an en suite bath. All of this with outstanding, breathtaking views of the Gulf, Bay and Golf Course. You won’t find another unit like this on LONGBOAT KEY. Schedule an appointment to visit today. LUXURY, GULF OF MEXICO, SARASOTA RENTALS, LONGBOAT KEY.
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2425 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$8,000
1470 sqft
LONGBOAT KEY, this 2 bed, 2 bath luxury condo with sweeping views of the GULF OF MEXICO, from every room, will truly capture you. Enjoy exquisite sunsets from any room or either private terrace. Interior design by award- winning international artist, with paintings & sculptures from the artist's private collection for your enjoyment. Granite counters & granite inlaid floor tiles in kitchen. A five minute walk to shopping & pharmacy. Short drive to St. Armand's or downtown Sarasota, for restaurants , theaters and boutique shopping. SARASOTA FL.BEACHFRONT,GULF OF MEXICO,RENTAL,SEASONAL,LUXURY
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435 L AMBIANCE DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$13,000
2385 sqft
LUXURY LIVING...behind the gates of LONGBOAT KEY CLUB. Spacious two bedroom, 3 bath condo with a FABULOUS VIEW OF THE GULF OF MEXICO and the SARASOTA BAY FRONT. A huge wrap around balcony to enjoy your morning coffee and beautiful sunsets every night. Conveniently located, a short distance from restaurants and shopping on St. Armand's Circle. A few minutes drive to downtown Sarasota with our expansive theatre district, casual and fine dining rows of shopping. King bed in the master and a queen bed in the guest room. If it's comfort and luxury your seeking for your vacation...you've just found it! GULF OF MEXICO, SARASOTA VACATION PROPERTY, SARASOTA BAYFRONT, LUXURY.
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1945 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$5,000
1076 sqft
GREAT LONGBOAT KEY LOCATION...This two bedroom, two bath condo has everything you'll need to feel right at home. A southern exposure offers a partial view of the Gulf of Mexico from the screened balcony. HD flat screen TV's, wireless internet. Seaplace offers 2 swimming pools, Har-Tru tennis courts and a fitness center. A very short distance to St. Armand's Circle and downtown Sarasota, for shopping, great restaurants and the theatre. Available for a seasonal rental or short term on the off season. Sorry...NO PETS! LUXURY, GULF OF MEXICO, SARASOTA VACATION RENTAL.
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2109 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$8,000
1273 sqft
LONGBOAT KEY...SUNSET BEACH CLUB II. Nicely appointed 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo, turnkey furnished. Entertainment center in the living room with a flat screen TV. King bed in the master and twin beds in the guest room. Lovely view of the Gulf of Mexico and the pool. Capture beautiful sunsets every night from the balcony. This unit is equipped with everything you will need so you can vacation with ease. Enjoy shopping on St. Armands Circle, downtown Sarasota or on the key. South end of Longboat Key makes for easy access anywhere you want to go. Plenty of restaurants to choose from, from the key to downtown Sarasota. VACATION, LUXURY, GULF OF MEXICO, SARASOTA FL. RENTALS.
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1925 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
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3 Bedrooms
$6,500
1604 sqft
Beautiful Beachfront at SEAPLACE Condominium on LONGBOAT KEY. THREE bedroom turnkey FURNISHED READY FOR YOUR THRE MONTH OR LONGER STAY. Master Bedroom has two full beds, queen in second bedroom, and two twins in the third bedroom. Spacious lanai with beautiful beach views. The Seaplace amenities include two large beachfront pools, fitness center, clubhouse, tennis courts and a great expansive white sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico.
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2045 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$6,500
928 sqft
Seaplace is a wonderful, friendly communtiy with lots of activities. This two bedroom, two bath condo is very nicely appointed and is equipped with everything you will need during your stay. There are two pools right on the ocean front, a large, relaxing clubhouse with WIFI. Stroll the beautiful sand on the beach for sunrise and enjoy the evening sunsets. A full open view of the Gulf of Mexico. Great restaurants abound as well as proximity to St Armands Cr for shopping and, numerous craft and art fairs! Short drive to downtown Sarasota and our renowned theatre district. Longboat Key for a delightful vacation. GULF OF MEXICO, LONGBOAT KEY, LUXURY, VACATION RENTAL, SARASOTA.
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1445 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$6,500
1957 sqft
Seasonal Rental Only. 3 Month Minimum. Prices fluctuate. Not available January - March 2023 and 2024. Luxury Living meets Modern Coastal at Gulf Front Haven, a beautifully updated, modern, ocean view floorplan that sits right on the beach at Longboat Key, one of the Gulf Coasts Premier Living Areas!  This home is located right in the heart of the Players Club, one of Longboat Keys most luxurious communities with all the amenities to make your stay great!! The condo is located on the 3rd Floor with breathtaking views of the Gulf Coast Ocean!  Experience a 2 Bedroom, 3 Bath Combo home with all the open floor plan that you and your family could need.  The beautifully designed, modern kitchen, is equipped with all the appliances you will need to make your trip a success, including barstool seating for four, all new stainless steel appliance's, and induction burner top oven. The Master Bedroom is equipped with a luxurious King Sized Bed, Flat Screen TV, and sliding glass doors that open directly to a private lanai overlooking the ocean.  The Master Bathroom is also equipped with a His/Her Sink, giving you the space you need to get ready to enjoy your day.   The second bedroom is equipped with two, very comfortable, full sized beds, giving both young children and adults a comfortable space to have plenty of room for rest and relaxation.  Your guests enjoy their own bathroom as well, fully equipped with all the amenities and their own private shower. There is an all enclosed, private sitting room and office space that overlooks the beautiful courtyard of the Players Club.  The sofa pulls out into a full sized mattress. The Players Club Complex is a luxury living community in Longboat Key.  They give you as a renter access to all the amenities of the community, up to and including:  Private Beach Access included with Beach Chairs and Umbrellas, private pool and spa area, fitness center, clubhouse, library, and others!   This property can only accept renters for periods of 90 days or more.  Application must be filled out prior to arrival to register with the community itself.  If interested in long term, please inquire directly with the property management company for pricing.
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3240 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$6,500
1505 sqft
MONTHLY/SEASONAL RENTAL! Welcome to Paradise. This very comfortable and spacious 3rd floor, 1500 sqft 2 bed/2 bath turnkey furnished condo and has 3 different water views. Master bedroom has King size bed & second bedroom has twin beds. The casual beach condo sleeps 6, and features a fold out sectional sofa, washer/dryer, granite counters, and 2 enclosed lanais. Amenities including all utilities are, basic cable, WiFi, heated pool, canoe/kayak launch, fishing pier, tennis/pickleball court, outdoor grills, updated club room with kitchen. Portobello is a friendly condo complex, close to everything, with access to the bay and its own private beach. This is a place you will love to return to every year. ***Condo is booked for season 2023. Sorry No Pets.
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3235 GULF OF MEXICO DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$4,600
1260 sqft
Stunning Portobello Vacation 2/2 Condo on Longboat Key. NOT AVAILABLE JAN-APR 2022 AND 2023 (ALREADY LEASED). AVAILABLE MAY-DEC. This beautiful condo provides easy and relaxed living with gorgeous direct gulf views. Full length screened lanai to enjoy the view. This totally renovated condo features luxurious and relaxed beach style décor, new windows and sliding glass doors, new laminate flooring and carpet, new kitchen appliances, three flat screen TVs with HD boxes and HD Extreme channel lineup, king size Master bed and guest bedroom provides two double beds, in unit washer and dryer for convenience. One assigned parking space and guest parking available for second car. WiFi and cable package are provided. Heated swimming pool, tennis court and boat dock located conveniently across the street on the bayside of the complex. Only 1/2 mile to Publix shopping and dining center and approximately 5 miles from fabulous St. Armand's Circle. Minimum one-month rental required. Sorry no pets permitted (no exceptions). Property has been rented Jan-Apr 2022 and 2023 and is not available. No smoking permitted. Off Season ($4600). 12% sales and tourism taxes apply for any rental less than 6 months.
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720 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$5,200
1260 sqft
Bright and Spacious! This lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom furnished condominium is nestled comfortably in a lush tropical setting with a spacious eat-in kitchen that is open to the living area. Elegantly furnished in a natural color pallet. The master suite is tastefully decorated, with a built in vanity, double sinks and his and her closets. It also features a small alcove with a desk with access to a private screened in patio with gulf view. Additionally there is a large private deck for sunbathing, relaxing or enjoying an outdoor BBQ! Bayport Beach and Tennis Club is directly across from the sandy beach of the Gulf of Mexico with 1200 feet of private beach. Amenities include (4) Har-tru tennis courts, one of the largest swimming pools on the island and a clubhouse with kitchen facilities for private parties and social functions, fitness center, a fishing pier on the bay, a kayak launch and nature paths all on 27 lushly landscaped acres. NOW AVAILABLE - DECEMBER 2022 & JUNE - DECEMBER 2023
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723 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$4,200
1486 sqft
GORGEOUS VIEWS! Annual rental at Bayport Beach and Tennis Club on Longboat Key. This spacious and bright Bayside turnkey furnished condo is a short walk to beach and bay! Open floor plan in kitchen, living and dining looking out onto the lanai and exterior tropical garden patio with a view of the Gulf. This split plan condo features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large Living/Dining room combo and is equipped with flat screen TV's, cable and Wi-Fi. Bayport sits on 27 lushly landscaped acres and has 1200 feet of private beach. Complimentary beach chairs and umbrellas are provided for guests. Enjoy an active lifestyle at Bayport. Community features include a junior sized heated Olympic swimming pool, 4 Har-Tru tennis courts for the Tennis enthusiasts, a fitness center, fishing pier, kayak storage, nature trails and a clubhouse perfect for gathering. Just minutes to St. Armand's Circle which is well known for its world class shopping and dining. Cross over the Ringling Bridge to Downtown Sarasota where you will find additional dining, theater, opera, ballet, symphony, art galleries, the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Selby Gardens and of course the Ringling Museum. NOW AVAILABLE
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511 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$8,500
1601 sqft
SPECTACULAR VIEWS! This beautifully remodeled two bedroom, two bathroom condo has an open concept floor plan which features an expansive Living/Dining/Kitchen combo. In addition, it boasts a generous sized master bedroom with en suite bathroom, an alcove that accommodates a small desk and a private lanai leading off the bedroom. At the end of each day relax and enjoy natures' most beautiful canvas sunsets from your enclosed lanai from either the family room or the master suite. An additional outdoor deck can be enjoyed from the front of the condo as well. This gulf to bay community is full of lush, mature landscaping and offers private beach access across the street. The amenities feature a junior Olympic-sized heated pool, four Har-tru tennis courts, fitness center, fishing pier, kayak storage, clubhouse with active social calendar, and more. Just minutes away from shopping, dining, and entertainment in world famous St. Armand's Circle and downtown Sarasota. NOW AVAILABLE AUGUST - NOVEMBER 2023.
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833 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$4,200
1456 sqft
WELCOMING and tastefully decorated, this fully furnished 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit offers a relaxing atmosphere. The open concept floor plan with split bedrooms is spacious and inviting and this unit features two interior patios with serene canopy garden views. This amenity-rich community at sea’s edge is situated in the middle of Longboat Key and features 27 picturesque acres of well maintained gardens. Bayport is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the west with 1200 feet of private Gulf beach with deeded access, and Sarasota Bay to the east. Enjoy an active island lifestyle with 4 HarTru tennis courts (best on the Key), a Jr Olympic sized pool, private fishing pier, kayak facilities, Bocce court and amazing nature trails. The clubhouse, with fitness center and full kitchen, hosts a number of social activities. A 2-minute walk to the Gulf of Mexico for morning beachcombing, surf casting or memorable sunsets. NOW AVAILABLE JUNE - DECEMBER 2022. PLEASE INQUIRE.
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517 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$7,500
1260 sqft
Gorgeous Inside! Furnished Rental at the exceptional Bayport Beach and Tennis Club. Single story end unit with private entrance. Very Private screened lanai and patio area. Amenities abound at this beautifully landscaped Beach and Tennis Club. Four professional quality Hart-Tru Clay Courts with ball machine, Junior Olympic (heated) swimming pool, ping pong table, bocce ball court, fitness center and fishing pier on the bay. The grounds of this community resemble the botanical gardens. Just walk across the street to the Gulf of Mexico pristine Longboat Key Beach. NOW AVAILABLE MAY - DECEMBER 2023. PLEASE INQUIRE.
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706 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$7,000
1601 sqft
This beautiful 2 bedroom/2 bath split and open floor plan condo is spacious and bright. The kitchen featuring a built-in desk and granite counters has been opened to the dining/living room area with views of the pond, fountain and lush tropical landscaping. A stackable washer/dryer in closet for your convenience. Lanai enclosed with tropical views. Bayport Beach and Tennis Club is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the West with 1200 feet of private beach and Sarasota Bay to the East. This resort community is situated in the heart of Longboat Key. A popular residential enclave of 136 quality-constructed homes on 27 picturesque acres. Residents enjoy a heated, Jr Olympic sized pool. fishing pier, steps to a private Gulf beach, kayak launch and storage, 4 Har-Tru tennis courts, golf practice net, bocce court, social room with full kitchen, library, piano, fitness center, shelled nature walking paths, tropical gardens and a number of social activities. Shopping, Restaurants and the Arts are located within minutes including St Armand’s Circle, Downtown Sarasota & Anna Maria to name a few. Golf, Marina and Restaurants at the Longboat Key Club. A “PET” friendly community and on-site management team.
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522 BAYPORT WAY Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$7,500
1260 sqft
GORGEOUS SHORT TERM RENTAL!! Bayport Beach & Tennis CLub is an amenity-rich community at sea's edge and is situated in the middle of Longboat Key. This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom fully furnished rental is beautifully appointed. This residence offers a wonderful retreat as a Seasonal rental or shorter monthly respite. Bayporters' enjoy an active island lifestyle with 4 Har Tru tennis courts, a Jr. Olympic sized (heated) pool, private fishing pier, kayak facilities, Bocce court and amazing nature trails. The spacious clubhouse, with fitness and full kitchen, hosts a number of social activities. Simply walk across the street to the private beach on the Gulf of Mexico for a morning of beachcombing, surf casting or memorable sunsets. NOW AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER- DECEMBER 2023. PLEASE INQUIRE.
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City Guide for Longboat Key, FL

Some notable past residents of Longboat Key, Florida, include tennis legend Maria Sharapova, artist Ed Miracle, famed tennis coach Nick Bollettieri, Governor of American Samoa Frank Mockler and Lee Scott, former CEO of Wal-Mart. What a place to call home!

Imagine a luxurious beach community with quiet suburban living, warm weather and great neighbors. If you've imagined that, you've just imagined Longboat Key. Longboat Key is technically a suburb of Sarasota, in the Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice metropolitan area. Longboat Key is a city of condominiums. Literally. Instead of a government, the town is governed by a Federation of Longboat Key Condominiums, and in addition to some local infrastructure, the Federation helps manage visitors and residents of the city alike. The condos in Longboat Key draw many snowbirds; residents who live here only in the winter to escape the cold of wherever their main home is. However, some residents live here year-round. There are many reasons to come to Longboat Key. Many are drawn to the beaches, which are made of beautiful, pristine white sand. Others like the warm weather -- you'll never have to buy a down coat. Still others enjoy local culture and history. No matter what it is that brings people to Longboat Key, it's a good place to find an apartment to rent. The city is filled with rental properties, and you'll have your choice of places to enjoy great Florida living. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for condos in Longboat Key, FL

Finding condos for rent in Longboat Key is almost no different than renting an apartment in a big complex. The real difference is the ownership. Condos are owned by individuals within the same building. However, apartments in a large complex are owned by a single landlord or property management group.

Sometimes the price of condos in Longboat Key may prove cheaper. The owners are often moving onto a new home or leaving the city and just need someone to cover the costs. Apartment complexes are designed to deal with tenant issues, make repairs, and care for the property. Condo owners will still deal with repairs and upkeep but may need more time to address a problem, especially if they don’t live nearby. However, condo owners have a more vested interest in the property and keeping their tenants happy to reduce turnover.

Choose the best condos for rent in Longboat Key that meet your wishlist for budget, amenities, and layout. You probably won’t notice the difference between the condos and apartments you tour.