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    Silver Sands Gulf Beach Resort

    5841 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1701
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    • Excellent31%
    • Very good40%
    • Average17%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    “apply makeup” (2 reviews)
    “heated pool” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    My husband and I booked a spur-of-the-moment getaway from the relentless gray skies and sub-freezing temperatures of upstate NY. After a lengthy search online we chose Silver Sands on Longboat Key for a 5-day adventure in late January. The website had plenty of pictures and...More

    2  Thank Nancy P
    Response from RVAFlorida, Manager at Silver Sands Gulf Beach ResortResponded 23 February 2017

    We thank this guest for their honest review of a recent stay at Silver Sands on Longboat Key. Our records do not show the guest reporting any of the mentioned issues to the front office; had they we might have been able to remedy the...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at the Silversands Gulf Beach resort in early January. We picked the Silversands because it was highly recommended to us from some close friends who had stayed there many times. This is a small quiet resort with about 18 Units...More

    1  Thank stlmark
    Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

    We chose this resort without alot of research. The staff are very nice, grounds nicely landscaped. Our unit was ground floor facing the ocean, very nice view. It is an older facility, kind of run down. There was a baggie of extremely moldy cheese left...More

    1  Thank Gwen T
    Response from RVAFlorida, Manager at Silver Sands Gulf Beach ResortResponded 13 January 2017

    We thank this guest for their honest review. As mentioned, our staff and location are the cornerstones to a Silver Sands experience. Researching the island of Longboat Key will show that we are priced competitively for the age of the buildings. We hope this guest...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    I booked a room for my elderly parents for two nights over the Christmas break. We knew we would arrive after the office closed (5 pm), so the office left an envelope with keys in a box. I grabbed the envelope, took out the key...More

    1  Thank peonyinlondon
    Response from RVAFlorida, Manager at Silver Sands Gulf Beach ResortResponded 13 January 2017

    We were disappointed to hear of this guests recent stay at Silver Sands on Longboat Key. While every effort is made to accommodate room requests, unless a booking is made with us directly we cannot guarantee room placement. As always, we recommend guests with specific...More

    Reviewed 18 December 2016

    I first stayed at Silver Sands in the mid 90s, just happened to stumble across the place somehow, and have gone back whenever I can since...This place is all about location. The beach is beautiful and if you time it right when youre there, its...More

    2  Thank kriskayg2016
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Longboat Key
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    rosslake
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
    Our sincerest apology to this guest on any misunderstanding or miscommunication - it was not our intent. A member of our Management Team is looking into the issue and will addresses with onsite staff. We thank the guest for... More
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    18 September 2016|
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    Response from RVAFlorida | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question! A handful of our units are directly on the beach, and another large portion include both pool and beach views (since the pool is beachfront). Please contact us directly if you're looking to rent... More
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    brinaron
    7 June 2016|
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    Our two-bedroom suites have two-bathrooms. If you have any unit-specific questions please feel free to contact our resort front desk directly. Thank you!
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    "All,of the apartment that we have had over 17 years of visits have been great."
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    "If you want a view, pick a room with lanai or balcony facing pool or beach."
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    "on the beach"
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    "Second floor room with balcony that overlooks the pool with the gulf view behind it is the best!"
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