Longboat Key Club Homes & Condos For Sale
The residential property options at the Longboat Key Club estate is arguably the most premium choice in Sarasota’s real estate developments. Lying just a few minutes away from the exclusive St. Armands Circle, Florida’s most pristine beaches, and Sarasota city’s hub of attractions, the Longboat Key Club offers a truly relaxing and entertaining lifestyle, in Sarasota fashion. Read more about Longboat Key Club real estate.
Homes & Condos in Longboat Key Club
Longboat Key Club homes are located along a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico. Residential options include maintenance-free villas, spacious and elegant single family homes, and worry-free condominium units. Longboat Key Club condominium units range from modest-sized options at 1,400 square feet to mid-sized options at 1,600 square feet of living space. There are ultra high-end condominium residences that boast of a floor plan stretching more than 3,100 square feet of space. Elite home buyers desiring more spacious living may find heaven inside beautiful single family residences inside the gated Longboat Key Club community. The floor space of these single family homes extends to approximately 12,000 square feet.
Behind the gates resides the Longboat Key Club Resort, which is easily accessible from Sarasota city via the John Ringling Causeway that is linked to US 41. The club occupies 41- acres of space and is a privately-owned business establishment. World class facilities of the club include golf courses and Har-Tru tennis courts. To date, the Longboat Key Club Resort is the only resort on Sarasota’s barrier islands with a golf course. In addition to golf and tennis facilities, the club offers its members other five-star amenities such as six restaurant options from casual to fine dining, beach access, physical fitness centers, and aquatic facilities. All of these may be enjoyed in full panoramic view of the Gulf of Mexico. The Longboat Key Club Resort also has a private beach that with cabanas, umbrellas, and towels for its distinguished members. The Fitness Center inside the club are equipped with state-of-the-art exercise machines and professional trainers. The Island House Spa is a relaxation and therapeutic haven with 12 treatment rooms occupying a total of 9,000 square feet.
The Longboat Key Club Resort has two well-maintained golf courses, providing the golf enthusiast a total of 45 holes of play. The first one is named Harbourside, a golf course originally designed by famous golf course architect William Byrd, which underwent a $2 million renovation in 2005 by another reputable architect, Ron Garl. The renovated Harbourside comprises of three layouts consisting of more than 3,300 yards of play per layout. The second golf course is named Islandside with its fairways on the border of the Gulf of Mexico, affording the professional golfer water hazards throughout his pleasurable 18 holes of play. The Island side golf course of the Longboat Key Club Resort is revered as one of Florida’s most spectacular courses.
Aside from golf, the Longboat Key Club Resort’s 20 Har-Tru tennis courts within the Tennis Gardens was awarded as Outstanding Facility in 2009 by the US Tennis Association. Within the Tennis Gardens is a clubhouse, a pro shop, an activity room, and locker rooms.
Membership options in the Longboat Key Club Resort range from full membership to social membership. Unlimited access to the club’s golf courses, tennis facilities, fitness center, spa, and other amenities are included in a Full Club Membership. On the other hand, a Tennis Membership affords each individual unlimited access to the Tennis Gardens as well as the fitness center, spa, restaurants, and other social facilities. Social Membership privileges include only fitness, spa, dining, and social amenities.
Islandside Condos (on the beach)
Many desire the beach front condos located behind the gates of the Longboat Key. These condos reside on the pristine beaches of Longboat Key, offer easy access to the world-class golf and tennis facilities, and a south island location providing convenient access to St. Armands Circle and Sarasota. Condos here include Inn on the Beach, L' Ambiance, Beaches, Longboat Key Towers, Pierre, Regent Place, Sands Point and Sanctuary.
Harbourside (east side of the island)
If you go a little farther north on the island you will find the Harbourside section of the Longboat Key Club. This is behind the Avenue of the Flowers shopping center. This section offering a marina for those who enjoy the boating lifestyle as well as 27 holes of golf and tennis facilities. Neighborhoods offering single family home options include Bay Isles, Weston Pointe, and Sabal Cove. Condo options include Grand Bay, Corey's Landing, Fairway Bay, Winding Oaks, Harbour Oaks and Marina Bay.