Sleepy Lagoon Homes For Sale
Find the newest Sleepy Lagoon homes & real estate for sale in Longboat Key, Florida below! Sleepy Lagoon is a quiet, peaceful neighborhood tucked away at the north end of Longboat Key in Manatee County. Sleepy Lagoon has maintained a safe, friendly "small town" feel for its residents, which include both families and retirees. Sleepy Lagoon's waterfront homes are located along the bay or along Longboat Key's many inland canals. Residents enjoy scenic beach vistas, boating, and plentiful fishing including red snapper, grouper and trout.
Small Florida ranch houses sit alongside prized waterfront mansions, and homes in Sleepy Lagoon can be had for as little as half a million dollars, while large mansions can sell for as much as five million. Sleepy Lagoon HOA fees are very reasonable at only $25 per year. For information about Sleepy Lagoon neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Longboat Key FL DWELL real estate experts today!
Sleepy Lagoon homes have large lots, many with their own swimming pools. Residents have access to a private beach on the bay, one of the few granted to a home owner's association. They can also enjoy the lush nature preserve bordering Bishops Bayou on Lyons Lane.
Sleepy Lagoon is located near Longboat Key Center for the Arts, an extension of the Ringling College of Art and Design. In addition to its classes, the center offers exhibitions, lectures and an outdoor concert series.
Many residents of Sleepy Lagoon visit Cedars Tennis Club, which offers well-maintained HarTru Courts, tennis lessons from 25-year tennis professional Dave Sherwood, and full fitness facilities including cardiovascular equipment such as treadmills and rowing machines as well as weight trainers, free weights and cable crossover machines.
Cannons Marina, located near Sleepy Lagoon, offers both sales and rentals of high-quality boats and yachts from brands like Scout, SouthWind and Grady-White.
Restaurants on Longboat Key include Bayou Tavern, which serves pizza and Italian specialties, Moore's Stone Crab, a seafood restaurant specializing in stone crab, and Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub, a dockside restaurant in an early-1900s beach house, the Rufus P. Jordan House, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Longboat Key residents can also take a short drive along State Road 789 to St. Armand's Key, which boasts over 130 stores and restaurants at St. Armand's Circle, including many selling their famous home-made ice cream, chocolate and fudge.
Sleepy Lagoon is an ideal location for families and retirees who enjoy a peaceful, quiet life in the idyllic Florida Keys.