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Islandside Golf Club

301 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4034
+1 888-237-5545
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Impressive playing conditions at the Links on Longboat!

We played the Links on Longboat Course for a charity event this weekend and the course conditions... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Sarasota, Florida
Classic Florida golf at its finest

Islandside acts as a great foil to Harbourside with expansive views and some of the best... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Designed by Bill Mitchell, this 6,792-yard "watery challenge" borders along the scenic Gulf of Mexico, and is a challenge for golfers of all skill levels.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
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“longboat” (3 reviews)
“harbourside” (3 reviews)
“playable” (2 reviews)
301 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4034
+1 888-237-5545
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We played the Links on Longboat Course for a charity event this weekend and the course conditions were fantastic! Exceptional views, courteous staff and first class experience. Greens condition and speed were impressive. I look forward to playing again soon and highly recommend making a...More

Thank CTS95
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Islandside acts as a great foil to Harbourside with expansive views and some of the best birdwatching you'll find on any golf course. The course was in terrific shape and is challenging with shoreline winds and water everywhere. Its close proximity to the beach leads...More

Thank catamaran3
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Fun and very well maintained resort course. Classic old school Florida course that is extremely playable for all levels of golfers. Vast array of seaside birds around the waterways. I saw an eagle, ospreys, rosette spoon bills, and skimmers to name a few. Really close...More

Thank turfmonkey
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Islandside is a demanding course and not particularly long but features lots of water and some tricky par threes. Ocean Properties (who bought the resort from the Loeb Group 3 years ago) spent a fortune in totally redoing both of its golf venues on Longboat...More

1  Thank curmudgeon7430
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Now referred to as The Links on Longboat, the course is very playable and in excellent condition. A good test of golf for all levels of golfers. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank David G
Reviewed 14 May 2015

The Islandside and Harbourside golf courses at the Resort at the Longboat Key Club have just recently been renovated. Challenging, yet forgiving for beginners, you will love the views of the Bay along the bayside holes and peeks of the Gulf on islandside.

2  Thank charlotte04050
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Both Island Side and Harborside (all 45 holes) are manicured and challenging. We played more than 10 rounds this year and had a great experience each day. The grounds surrounding all property is extremely well kept, without any intrusion from sounds of mowers, weed cutters...More

1  Thank Marla L
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Islandside has been completely renovated and is now an outstanding golf course. New greens are amazing. Like putting on a pool table.

1  Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Food was very good, & the service was great. The view was wonderful because it overlooked the golf course.

Thank Kristi316
Reviewed 18 November 2013

This is a difficult *water on all 18 holes) course whose conditioning has improved somewhat in l;ast 2 years, but the price at $100 is way to high for the quality and condition particularly when compared to courses within a 30 minute drive in Sarasota...More

1  Thank Orrin B
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