[Longboat Key, FL – May 30, 2014] The Resort at Longboat Key Club is proud to announce it has been named one of the top ten tennis resorts in the world by Tennis Resorts Online in its highly competitive annual listing released this May. With only 75 tennis resorts and 25 tennis camps included in this exclusive roster, the resort is very pleased to have attained the #8 spot. The listing is compiled from surveys that are submitted by tennis players and enthusiasts and reflects the quality of lodging, services, amenities, dining options and programs that are offered at the resorts. The tennis camps category also includes ratings for the junior tennis programs that are offered.
“The Tennis Gardens at the Resort at Longboat Key Club is one of the most comprehensive and beautiful tennis facilities in the world and we are honored to be included in such an impressive group of resorts. With the outstanding professionals we have on our staff and our exceptional location on Longboat Key, Florida, we can offer tennis playing guests an experience unlike any other,” said Jeff Mayers, General Manager of The Resort at Longboat Key Club. “Our unparalleled resort amenities offer everything you could possibly want at one location. You can play tennis all morning, enjoy the beach, The Spa, the Fitness Center, eight restaurants and lounges and even experience a sunset cruise from our Marina. This recognition is a testament to our continued commitment to excellence and exceptional guest service.”
The Resort at Longboat Key Club has been the recipient of numerous awards recently including being named to Travel+ Leisure’s Top 500 Hotels and Resorts, Worldwide and Top 100 Resort Spas, U.S., Condé Nast’s Top 40 Florida Resorts, Successful Meeting’s Pinnacle Award and Trip Advisors Certificate of Excellence.
About The Resort at Longboat Key Club
The Resort at Longboat Key Club is Sarasota’s award-winning, luxury beachfront resort and private club renowned for its distinctive guest service and unparalleled amenities. Named a Travel + Leisure 500 “World’s Best Hotel”, a Travel + Leisure Top 100 Resort Spa, U.S, a Condé Nast Top 40 Florida Resort, and a AAA Four-Diamond lodging for over 30 years, the resort is easily accessible from two international airports. On-site amenities include 45 holes of championship golf, 25 Har-Tru tennis courts, Fitness Center, The Spa, eight distinctive restaurants and lounges, a 291 slip, deep-water marina and a pristine white sand beach. Located at 220 Sands Pointe Road, Longboat Key, Florida, reservations can be made by calling (800) 237-8821 or by contacting us online, www.longboatkeyclub.com.