Longboat Key Journals

Rolling Waves Cottages is HORRIBLE, Bait and Switc

An April 2007 trip to Longboat Key by scs00

Quote: Bait and switch situation from two very unfriendly owners when we were told we were going to have to stay in a different cabin (on a busy road) than the one previously promised to us multiple times (near the beach).
Our prospective stay here in mid-April nearly turned into a catastrophe. Twice before we arrived, I called to confirm our reservation and which cabin we were going to be in. Repeatedly, I was told cabin #6, which is the second closest to the Gulf. This was going to be fine with us, as what we wanted during our trip was a nice, quiet atmosphere with a short walk to the beach.However, when we arrived the morning of our check-in, we were told that we were going to have to have cabin #2, because the people in #6 “decided to stay an extra night”. The owners were very rude and told us this was our problem, not theirs. Cabin #2 was definitely not OK with us as it is located right on Gulf Drive...Read More

Member Rating 1 out of 5 on May 3, 2007

Rolling Waves Cottages
6351 Gulf of Mexico Dr.
Longboat Key, Florida 34228
(941) 383-1323