This is Sarasota's only AAA four-diamond beachfront resort. Seek the tranquility and rejuvenation you need when you escape to the white sand beaches, world-class amenities and a luxury destination. Secluded along the southern end of Longboat Key, this Sarasota Florida Beach Resort is meant to cater to every desire from arrival to departure - leaving you refreshed and reinvigorated. Enjoy the privacy and exclusivity of the resort as you take in the warmth of Sarasota while relaxing poolside and sipping custom cocktails delivered right to your chair. Longboat Key Club has been recognized as the "Number One Tennis Resort on the Gulf Coast of Florida" and one of the "Top Ten Tennis Resorts in America" by Tennis Magazine. The president of the WTA Tour has called the complex "truly one of the best tennis centres in the world."
Tennis at Longboat Key Club
With an emphasis on privacy, exclusivity, and personalized service, the Longboat Key Club and Resort is a true luxury vacation destination for the tennis enthusiast. Guests play for free at that resorts tennis hub 3 miles away at the Tennis Gardens (see photos), along Sarasota Bay in Harbourside. The tennis facility has 20 Har-Tru courts with a stadium that seats 500 spectators. It includes a clubhouse, restaurant and lounge. Programs are a mix of cardio tennis, singles and doubles play, and drills. There is also a facility on Islandside that has 8 courts.
Longboat Key Club and Resort is a 410-acre beachfront resort and private country club located on the barrier island of Longboat Key, just off the coast of Sarasota, Florida. In 2009, the resorts tennis facility called "The Tennis Gardens" won the United States Tennis Association’s "Outstanding Facility Award". Each room at the luxury resort includes a spacious private balcony with views of the Gulf of Mexico, lagoon, or golf course. Rest your weary limbs on Sealy Presidential beds with Egyptian cotton linens and towels.
Beach and watersports
Feel the warm Gulf waters tickle your toes as you search for sand dollars along the shore of The Resort at Longboat Key Club's pristine white sand beach. With a secluded setting on a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico which offer a full-service beachfront ideal for soaking up the sun, swimming and water sports.
Walt Disney World
Walt Disney World is a must see attraction on the itinerary of any traveler planning to visit Florida. Don’t be amused if you are lost to the wonderful imagination with which it has been conceived. It is possibly the best venture for a family adventure in the whole world.
The Everglades National Park is one such public park which is bound to awe you with its imagery. Encompassed in its environs are 1.5 million acres of swamps, saw grass prairies and sub-tropical jungles. The park is located on the southern tip of Florida and is home to 14 rare and endangered species which include the Florida Panther, the American Crocodile and the West Indian Manatee. It is an eventful place with opportunities for camping, canoeing and long tranquil walks.
Ringling Museum Complex
Sarasota is a name synonymous with offering the best circus performances in the world. This property which is a legacy of John and Mable Ringling is home to a Museum of Art, Bayfront Gardens, the historic Ca' d'Zan Mansion, the Circus Museums, an Art Library and the Historic Asolo Theater
With a fresh new look from a recent transformation, the spa is an oceanside sanctuary dedicated to the pleasures of personal wellbeing. The spa boasts 10 tranquil treatment rooms and two relaxation rooms along with over 50 handcrafted treatments designed to soothe and nourish your body.
Tee off on the Resorts Award-Winning Golf Courses. Consistently rated among the country's finest golf courses, The Resort at Longboat Key Club has earned Golf Digest's prestigious "Best Places to Play" award and continues to serve as Florida's premier golf resort.
Overlooking the turquoise waters of the Gulf, The Resort at Longboat Key Club's beautiful Gulf-side pool is pure paradise. Enjoy a refreshing swim year-round in the pool's heated waters or simply lounge under an umbrella while enjoying casual poolside dining and tropical cocktails from Barefoot's Bar and Grille.
Fitness Centre and Classes
Maintain your regular fitness routine with personal training, professional body composition and group exercise classes at the resort fitness center in Sarasota. While it's easy to spend your Sarasota vacation relaxing on the white sand beach or sipping cocktails by the pool, The Resort at Longboat Key Club offers a fully-equipped private Fitness Center in Sarasota along with personalized programs that allow you to maintain your regular exercise routine or create a new foundation for your wellness journey.
Additional options including personal training, one-on-one stretch sessions, professional body composition analysis, and private Pilates. Yoga or tai chi and group exercise classes are also available.
If you are looking for new ways to reinvigorate your workout sessions, The Resort at Longboat Key Club offers a variety of group fitness classes that cater to all interests and skill levels. Held both outdoors and in the Mind & Motion Studio, daily options range from Water Fitness classes in the outdoor pool and Yoga sessions on the beach to Spinning, Boot Camps, Zumba and more. The luxury resort also showcases a variety of fitness center programs and events.
The Resort at Longboat Key invites you to dock your boat at the largest marina on the west coast of Florida. Longboat Key Club Moorings is a full-service, deep-water marina with 291 storm-protected slips that can accommodate to 150-foot vessels
(Usually) beautiful beach location. We visited during red tide - which has been devastating, but the hotel did its best during a very difficult time. Shout out to Jane at the pool who is super...
We had a wonderful time at this hotel. Great service and lots to do in the premises. Attentive and helpful staff. Clean gorgeous beaches with a respect for wildlife. Very close from touristic...
Ive been here several times. Ive tried other resorts in the area, but this is by far my favorite. Feels like home! Beautiful beach, wonderful accommodations, great bar. There are several great...
"I had a great time! The location is amazing and the resort is spectacular. I really want to go back next year with a group of friends and do a tennis camp. I plan to make the Forte Village tennis holiday a part of an annual traditional. Thank you again for all your help!"
Clare, California USA