Longboat Key Homes Overview
Longboat Key is located south of Anna Maria Island between Sarasota Bay & Gulf of Mexico
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Longboat Key Real Estate in Sarasota, FL.
A gorgeous barrier island known for it’s more private atmosphere is where buyers actively seek out Longboat Key homes for sale. The island stretches 11 miles from Lido Key (on the south end) all the way up into Coquina Beach in Manatee County. This popular island features a wide array of condos and single family home neighborhoods. Buyers looking for a social environment in a more peaceful area may prefer Longboat Key homes to the other islands such as Siesta Key homes or Lido Key homes. The atmosphere has a more “exclusive” vibe, featuring mostly private beaches and gated communities. Yet, private membership is available to the Longboat Key Club, which offers award-winning tennis, golf, and an abundance of social events too. Read more
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Longboat Key real estate ranges from grand luxury single family homes to small beachfront residences, plus many other residential Gulf front and bay front Longboat Key condos. This area even features several waterfront manufactured home neighborhoods at economical price points too. Single family homes range from $300,000 + to multi-million dollar large estate homes. The waterfront residences with panoramic views of either the Sarasota Bay or blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico are sure to impress the most selective buyers. Longboat Key attracts boat lovers as well, as it is common to find homes with boat docks. Longboat’s overall surrounding is picturesque and peaceful, however it’s an active community with over 8000+ residents too. Therefore, Longboat Key earns the distinction of being one of Sarasota’s premier private barrier islands.
The Popularity of Longboat Key
Visitors always understand the allure of Longboat Key once they are able to experience it for the first time. The barrier island is a perfect backdrop for anyone seeking an active lifestyle. It is hard to travel this gorgeous stretch of island without seeing groups of bicyclists, joggers, and walkers enjoying the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico views. The picturesque surroundings are simply gorgeous and provide a lovely backdrop for any leisure activity you can imagine.
The Longboat Key Club is the most prominent attraction on the barrier island, which attracts thousands of people annually as a vacation destination. This private club features three 9-hole courses, plus one 18 hole championship course which is ranked as one of the best places to play according to Golf Digest in 2008. Longboat Key Club amenities include private beaches, a luxury spa, tennis, a boat marina, fitness center, 5 fine dining restaurants, and much more. Inn on the Beach resort is a very popular resort and also part of the Longboat Key Club. It’s the perfect spot for a buyer seeking a second home resort get-away for investors and vacationers alike.
Longboat Key FL. Neighborhoods
|Community Name||Address||Year Built||# of Homes||Minimum Lease||Leases / Year||Views||Pet Allowed|
|Bay Isles||Bayou Sound, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1980's-2000's||100's||Varies by neighborhood.||Varies by neighborhood.||Many homes with bay views.||Yes|
|Bayou Hammock||Bayou Hammock Road, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1950's-present||N/A||1 Month||12||Bayou Views||Yes|
|Bayview Estates||Bayview Drive, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1960-1970||28||1 Month||12||Bay||Yes|
|Conrad Beach||Firehouse Road, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1999-2003||27||No Minimum||12||Partial Gulf of Mexico views for some homes.||Yes|
|Corey's Landing||Byron Lane, Fair Oaks Lane, Mistletoe Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228||1989-1992||60||1 Month||2||Bay||Yes|
|Country Club Shores||Spinnaker Lane, Hornblower Lane, Gunwale Lane, Outrigger Lane, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1960's-present||745||No Minimum||No Minimum||Great canal front homes with Sarasota Bay views.||Yes|
|Dream Island||Dream Island Road, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1940's-present||41||No Minimum||No Minimum||Canal front homes and Sarasota Bay views.||Yes|
|Emerald Harbor||Emerald Harbor Drive, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1950's-2000's||103||1 Month||12||Canal front homes and Bayou and Bay Views.||Yes|
|Emerald Pointe||Harbour Links Dr. & Harbour Links Circle, Longboat Key, FL 34228||1999-2002||26||1 Month||2||Deeded Beach Access||Yes|
|Gulfshore of Longboat Key||3710 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228||Varies||100+||None Permitted||None Permitted||Some Harbor Views||No|
|Harbour Court||Harbour Court Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228||Varies||18||3 Months||4||Bay||Yes|
|Hideaway Bay||Hideaway Bay Lane, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1992-2005||20||No Minimum||No Minimum||Bay Views||Yes|
|Lands End||Lands End Dr. Longboat Key, Fl. 34228||1979-1982||12||3 Months||1||Bay||Yes|
|Lighthouse Point||Lighthouse Point Dr. Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1995-2005||17||3 Months||2||Views of Sarasota Bay and Gulf Of Mexico||Yes|
|Long Beach||Longboat Drive S, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1950's-present||271||1 Month||12||Gulf & Bay Views||Yes|
|Longboat Key Estates||Royal Rd, Roundtree Rd, Kingfisher Ln. – Longboat Key, Fl. 34228||Varies||45||1 Month||12||Bay||Yes|
|Longboat Shores||Buttonwood Dr. & Longview Dr. – Longboat Key, Fl. 34228||Varies||52||No Minimum||No Minimum||Bayou||Yes|
|Queens Harbour||Fair Oaks Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228||1990's||103||1 Month||2||Buttonwood Harbor & Bay Views.||Yes|
|Reclinata||Reclinata Dr. – Longboat Key, Fl. 34228||2010-2017||9||No Minimum||No Minimum||Bayou||Yes|
|Sabal Cove||Sabal Cove Lane, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1990's||39||6 Months||1||Bayou Views||Yes|
|Sleepy Lagoon||Laguna Dr. Longboat Key, FL. 34228||1968-present||195||1 Month||12||Nice Bay Views||Yes|
|Twin Shores||Twin Shores Blvd, Longboat Key, FL. 34228||Varies||102||2 Months||3||Bay Views||No|
|Weston Pointe||Weston Pointe Ct. – Longboat Key, Fl. 34228||1993||15||3 Months||1||No Water||Yes|