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Longboat Key is a vacation Eden 60 miles south of Tampa
and just off-shore from Bradenton/Sarasota. Home to some of the states finest five-star restaurants and twelve miles of
gleaming white beaches, Longboat has an unmistakable air of exclusivity.
Yes, most beaches and shoreline are privately enjoyed by the residents and vacationers staying in the manicured upscale
condominiums, homes and resorts.
Year after year, Longboat Key is ranked among the top vacation destinations in Conde Nastís "Readerís Choice Awards".
Bridged from the north at Anna Maria Island and south to Lido Key, vacationers are welcomed to a land of tasteful luxury
and tempting quiet pleasures.
With an average year round temp of 75-degrees this lushly manicured isle is conducive for just about everything. Golf and
Tennis enthusiasts will find first-class facilities while joggers, cyclists and rollerblades can tour Longboatís 10 mile
paved pathway along Gulf of Mexico Drive.
The islandís bayside and Intra-coastal Waterway offers plenty of opportunity for wind & kite-surfing, kayaking and
paddle-boarding. Fishermen can explore the many bays and backwaters while boaters can take to the Gulf for deep sea
fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling.
This isle has some of the finest beaches in the world for shelling, birding or simply a romantic moonlit stroll.
We invite you... to our little isleís recreational opportunities, superb shopping, stunning beaches and award winning r
estaurants on your next vacation holiday.
Attn. Intl. Visitors
(listed north to south)
Anna Maria Island