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What to Pack for Your Vacation at The Diplomat Resort / What we Provide

If you’re looking for a unique and relaxing Florida vacation rental experience, look no further than the Diplomat Resort on Longboat Key. Our quaint condo resort offers guests a diverse range of options, from fully equipped studio units to two-bedroom […]

The Four Best Parts of Longboat Key

If you’re looking for a unique and unforgettable Florida vacation, look no further than Longboat Key. This beautiful barrier island is located just south of Sarasota and is home to some of the best beaches in the state. The Diplomat […]

Amenities at The Diplomat Resort

When you’re planning a vacation, you want to go somewhere that’s beautiful and has plenty to do. You also want to stay in a place that offers the amenities you need, such as the ability to cook your own meals […]

Kid-Friendly Vacation Activities in Longboat Key

Longboat Key is a small barrier island located off the coast of Florida that is known for its beaches and resorts, and Diplomat Beach Resort is one of the most popular places to stay! From families with children to newlyweds, […]

Golf Guide Near The Diplomat Resort

There are several things to consider when looking for the perfect vacation rental in Longboat Key, such as local wildlife, trendy restaurants, and, yes, golf courses! Golf is a favorite pastime, providing players with not only relaxation but the opportunity […]
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Restaurants to Try While On Vacation In Longboat Key, Florida

Between your adventures on the beaches, Mote Marine, and St. Armands Circle, you need to take time to refuel and explore the local cuisine. The Diplomat Resort is located just minutes from dozens of notable attractions, and not to be […]

Making The Diplomat Better!

The Diplomat Beach Resort will be closed to guests July 29th to August 29th, 2019 due to a few construction projects to make your next stay even more enjoyable. There will be limited staff on site and office hours will […]

BOGO 2019

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Give us a call at 941-383-3791, we may be able to help! Remember ALL of our units face the Gulf. See you under the Tiki Hut!

Restaurants

Longboat Key, Sarasota, and Anna Maria Island have an eclectic and diverse array of cuisines, atmospheres, and locations that are sure to please. No matter what the attire, mood, or budget, these are just a few of the best places […]