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A Little Information About Longboat Key
Longboat Key is an island off the coast of Sarasota that stretches 11 miles long. The communities of Longboat Key are made up of multi-million-dollar beachfront mansions, rustic bungalows, high-rise and low-rise condominiums, and quaint canal homes. For the visitors of Longboat Key, there are many vacation rentals and resorts to choose from as well.
In addition to the residential properties of Longboat Key, there are also a wealth of places to shop, restaurants to dine at, museums and galleries to visit, parks to walk through, nature to admire, and enough activities to keep you busy for days.
There are many neighborhood communities throughout Longboat Key. Some of the neighborhoods are made up of mainly single-family homes. Some are a mix of single-family homes and small villas and bungalows. You’ll even find neighborhoods with sprawling mansions with beachfront views or high-rise condominiums with views of the breathtaking scenery as far as the eye can see.
No matter which neighborhood you end up in, you won’t have far to go for a little fun in the sun on the pure white sandy beaches. The backdrop of the crystal-clear blue waters and the bright blue sky against the white of the sandy beaches is a sight you won’t see in many other places. It is exquisite to look at and even more exciting to be a part of that incredible scenery.
Longboat Key residential properties are an eclectic mix of various types of architecture and landscapes. Many of the properties are located within gated communities which gives you a bit more privacy and seclusion from the busyness of the rest of the island.
Things to Do
Vacationers and locals alike will enjoy the many activities Longboat Key has to offer. Obviously, the most favorite activity on everyone’s lists is to lounge on the beaches and swim in the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. There are, however, a variety of watersports that are popular among the people on Longboat Key such as waterskiing, boating, parasailing, surfing, and diving. For more calming activities, you have hiking or biking on the various trails, fishing, tennis, golf, bird watching, or just sunbathing on the beach or right out in your own backyard next to your pool.
You will also find eating establishments where you can have romantic dinners or have a late brunch with your friends and family. The island also offers a variety of places to shop, places to view an array of arts, and lots of culture to experience.
There is so much to see and do on and around Longboat Key that you must go there and experience it all first-hand. It’s one thing to read about and to see pictures, but you will get an entirely different perspective if you are standing right amid it all. The beauty that the Florida Keys holds is undeniably amazing. It’s one of those things that you won’t believe until you see it.
SARASOTA DOWNTOWN OFFICE
2000 Webber St.
Sarasota, FL 34239
LONGBOAT KEY OFFICE
Longboat Key Conference Center
595 Bay Isles Road. Mediterranean Plaze
Longboat Key, FL 34228-3149