Waterfront Communities in Sarasota

Part of the allure of living in Sarasota is, of course, being close to the white sand and turquoise water of the Gulf of Mexico. Whether you are new to this paradisiacal city or you have called Sarasota home for years, living on the water may sound like a dream come true. With so many waterfront communities available, there is something for nearly any price range. Consider some of these neighborhoods in your search for a beautiful waterfront community in Sarasota.

Siesta Key

Life on Siesta Key gives you the best of what Sarasota has to offer. This gorgeous barrier island is home to the #1 beach in the nation, according to Dr. Beach. You’ll enjoy being a stone’s throw from the white quartz sand of Siesta Public Beach and the eclectic shops and restaurants of Siesta Key Village, but you’ll also relish your privacy when living in any of the communities on the island. Some communities worth looking at are:

  • Bay Island
  • Hamilton Club
  • Hidden Harbour
  • Polynesian Gardens
  • Sandy Hook
  • Siesta Isles

 Longboat Key

Do you like to golf? Would you like to be in close proximity to the water without having to deal with a lot of tourist traffic? If so, a Longboat Key waterfront condo or home might be right up your alley! From high-rises to single-family homes, this island has something for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life. A few of the communities include:

  • Grand Bay
  • Harbour Villa Club
  • Longboat Beach House
  • Windward Bay
  • Promenade
  • Beach Place
  • Beach Harbor Club

 Downtown Sarasota

 If an active nightlife and being close to the action in the heart of the city is more your style, then you can’t go wrong choosing one of the Downtown Sarasota waterfront neighborhoods. Here, you’ll be situated on the Sarasota Bay, within easy reach of the barrier islands and also very close to restaurants, shopping venues, medical facilities and the other amenities that make Sarasota a bustling small city. There are many options to choose from if you’re looking for a home on the Bay. Here are a few of them:

 Harbor House

  • Gulf Stream Towers
  • Bays Bluff
  • Renaissance
  • Ritz-Carlton Residences
  • Sarasota Bay Club
  • Marina Tower

 West of Trail

 If you’re looking for a home that is teeming with history and charm, look no further than one of Sarasota’s West of Trail neighborhoods. These homes are older and represent Old Sarasota. Don’t worry, though; most are updated and filled with the modern touches that you’re looking for. Some of the communities worth looking at are:

 Cherokee Park

  • Harbor Acres
  • Coral Cove
  • Fisherman’s Bay
  • Paradise Shores
  • The Landings

 No matter where in Sarasota you are hoping to find your perfect piece of real estate, I can help! Give me a call to discuss your desires and needs, and I can recommend a waterfront community in Sarasota that will make all of your dreams come true.