WELCOME to our NEWLY RENOVATED and UPDATED condo we purchased for our family in Summer 2023.

We're thrilled to extend a warm and sun-soaked welcome to you at our family's condo we call HOME BY THE SEA at Longboat Key. Nestled along the beautiful shores of this charming Florida paradise, our abode offers an extraordinary opportunity for you to experience the beauty of the coast and unwind in style.

After a couple months of updating and designing the space from a blank canvas we welcome you to our coastal abode. All new furniture, bedding, linens & towels, kitchen goodies plus new countertop and stove, new ceiling in living room plus new fans and more

As you step into the condo, you'll be greeted by breathtaking views that stretch out to the horizon, where intercostal views meets the sky in a mesmerizing display. The sunrise at the sun room table are nothing short of spectacular, painting the sky with hues of gold, pink, and orange as the new day breaks. A haven of comfort and relaxation, thoughtfully adorned with coastal aesthetics and modern amenities. Our 2 bedrooms are designed for restful slumber, and the open floor plan with kitchen, living room and sun room is large and comfortable.

The sandy beaches of Longboat Key invites you to take leisurely strolls, collect seashells, or simply lounge under the sun with a good book. You might even catch a glimpse of dolphins or manatees in the waves. Beyond the shoreline, Longboat Key has its own unique allure. Explore charming local shops, savor delicious seafood at waterfront restaurants, and embrace the laid-back atmosphere that defines Florida's Gulf Coast.

Our home is more than just a place to stay; it's a destination where memories are made, where the worries of everyday life fade away, and where you can reconnect with what truly matters. We hope you'll make yourself at home here, soaking in the serenity, reveling in the beauty, and creating cherished moments that will forever linger in your heart.

So, welcome to our family's Longboat Key retreat! May your time here be filled with laughter, relaxation, and the joy that comes from embracing the sea's soothing embrace.

Have a boat? Our slip can be seen from the sun room so you can keep an eye on your boat in the dock! Reach out for dock information and dock fee during your stay.

With sunny smiles and sandy wishes,

Location: Longboat Key is a barrier island located on the Gulf Coast of Florida, situated between the cities of Sarasota and Bradenton.

Size: The island spans approximately 11 miles in length and is only half a mile wide at its widest point.

Population: As of the 2020 census, Longboat Key had a population of around 7,300 residents. However, this number increases significantly during the winter months due to seasonal residents and tourists.

History: Longboat Key has a rich history dating back to the early 20th century when it was primarily used for fishing and agriculture. Over the years, it has evolved into a popular tourist destination known for its luxurious resorts and pristine beaches.

Barrier Island Ecology: Longboat Key is home to diverse ecosystems, including mangrove forests, saltwater marshes, and sandy beaches. These habitats support a wide variety of plant and animal species, making the island a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.