Longboat Key Beachcomber Blog


Hurricane Irma 9/13/17 10:00 am

Hurricane Irma storm damage!  Not bad, right?...Read more

Hurricane Irma 9/11/17 3:00 pm

We were allowed back on the island on Monday to assess the damage – we were incredibly lucky!...Read more

Hurricane Irma 9/11/17 6:00 a.m.

Thank you for all of your concern, and mostly for your prayers.  They worked…God is good! Irma weakened considerably before she visited Sarasota.  We have been without power since yesterday afternoon, but we are so grateful to have a generator.  As far as we can tell right now, we have no damage to our house […]...Read more

Hurricane Irma 09/10/17 11:00 pm

Irma likely to pass through the Sarasota / Bradenton area as a Category 1 hurricane after weakening significantly. Peak storm expected to begin at midnight and last 5 hours. Incredibly good news. Update in a.m....Read more

Hurricane Irma 9/10/2017 6:30 pm

Hurricane Irma is over Ft. Myers now, expected to stay over land now and weaken. Cat 2....Read more

Hurricane Irma 9/10/2017 5:00 p.m.

This is very near our home. Two stranded manatee near Whitfield area/SRQ airport. The ocean has been sucked up by the hurricane as far as the eye can see ! This area is usually completely submerged! Update ** Both Manatees have been moved to deeper water. Thank you everyone for sharing and making your voice […]...Read more

Hurricane Irma 9/10/2017

We drove over to Longboat Key to check on things at The Beachcomber this morning.  We have never seen 41 so quiet!  The police had a road block at the entry to John Ringling Bridge, they let us cross since we had our “manager” id’s with us.  We are having some rain, some wind.  We […]...Read more

Hurricane Irma update 9/8/17

We are currently under mandatory evacuation.  The building has been secured, we are in Sarasota.  I will post updates here unless we lose all power and internet access.  Thank you for all of your prayers and good wishes!!...Read more

Looking for a short break? 2017

Looking for a short break? Unit 506 has 5 nights open from April 17 – 22, 2017 and you can pay for 4 nights, stay for 5.  And 6 nights between April 29 and May 5, stay for 6 nights, pay for 5. Call today 941-383-1083 Published February 15, 2017  ...Read more

February 25, 2017 cancellation

February 25 cancellation: 2 bedroom, 2 bath, Gulf facing unit.  7 nights for the price of 6…with all taxes and fees, your total cost is $2,021.60.  Call us today if you can take advantage of this great deal! 941.383-1083. Published February 14, 2017...Read more


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