401 South Palm Ave. #1101, Sarasota, FL 34236

The Savoy on Palm is a chic and sophisticated residential address, walking distance from the heart of downtown Sarasota. With only 24 residences it is perfect for those who wish exclusivity and privacy.

The offering is Sarasota’s ultimate penthouse with over 5,700 square feet.  The private elevator opens to a grand entry foyer and rotunda with onyx floor detail and sky dome above. Visitors are immediately met with a captivating view through the spacious grand salon and out a true floor-to-ceiling wall glass to Sarasota Bay and the Gulf beyond.  The large salon includes a full bar, gas fireplace with marble hearth, and ample spots to exhibit art and collectibles. And vast terraces wrap the condominium providing a variety of seating and dining areas from which to enjoy both water and city scenes.

The residence has four bedroom suites and five full bathroom. A chef’s kitchen with large center island featuring a Viking gas range with Miele hood, also has Dacor ovens, Bosch dishwasher and Poggen Pohn cabinetry. Best of all are the incomparable views from the kitchen and breakfast room, as well as the adjacent family room with built-in cabinetry and 70’ television. A butler’s pantry serves the large dining room with wrap-around glass and stunning ceiling coffer detail. An outdoor kitchen with Dacor gas grill is easily accessed from the kitchen.

The master suite is an exquisite retreat for the residents. From the bed owners will view kaleidoscope sunsets through the wall of glass, his and hers closets are large and well equipped including dressing tables in each, a spacious double rain shower behind glass and glass block, double walk-in whirlpool oversplash tub and his and hers water closets are additional features.

Grand halls throughout the penthouse with handsome finishes, niches and lighting create gallery like settings ideal for displaying sculpture and paintings. Guest suites are large and all feature private baths and terraces with views of the morning sun and the city. One guest suite comes with its own private elevator access, large private terrace, full morning kitchen, double shower and Kohler whirlpool.

All of the living spaces are ample for grand entertaining, while at the same time perfect for intimate conversation. Marble floors and designer light fixtures, electronic window treatments, sophisticated lighting and sound system, deep terraces, a private hot tub, 10 foot ceilings, solid core doors, water filtration system and hot water circulating pump, three air conditioning zones are just some of the special features the residence offers.

A 1,200 bottle wine cellar and three car garage are ideally located in the building just next to the elevator. The exceptional Savoy amenities include concierge services, social lounge and catering kitchen, fitness center, library w/ fireplace and wine bar, massage room, heated 60 foot pool and spa with summer kitchen, rooftop sunset terrace and a two-room guest suite.

The Savoy is a pet friendly building with fenced dog walk.  It also has fully funded reserves. Enjoy all that downtown Sarasota living has to offer: the spectacular waterfront, theaters, galleries, fine dining, Selby Gardens, Farmer’s Market, entertainment and more at your doorstep.

845 Longboat Club Road, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Serenissima

A stunning ode to the majesty of Renaissance Venice, Serenissima “The Most Serene” is one of the finest homes ever built in Florida. The Beachfront Estate is incomparable in architecture, irreplaceable in artistic beauty and and situated on the southern end of the Longboat Key, this palatial masterwork embraces a luminous panorama of sea, sand and sky. The serene yet powerful exterior dazzles with its white Italianate façade, while the interior presents unprecedented design and luxury.

Serenissima engages all of the senses, starting with the breathtaking atrium-style marble-clad entry hall, where a brass trimmed and glass birdcage elevator awaits passengers, peering upwards you are met with stunning colonnades on the living floors above and the handcrafted majestic glass dome opening to the skies, and before your eyes the azure Gulf of Mexico melts into the horizon.

Indulgent details such as gold-leaf domed ceilings, gold and crystal faucets, intricate trompe l’oeil features throughout the home, beautiful wall sconces and sparkling chandeliers, a 10-seat home theatre with stage and 100 foot screen, graceful silk drapes with distinctive detailing, even elegant decorative finial hinges and custom door handles, subtle rope lighting in recessed ceilings, and electric shades on nearly all windows, help to make this home the epitome of style and sophistication.

Designed with a reverence for craftsmanship; lyrical Venetian murals, beautiful locally designed and fabricated stained glass windows and doors, custom balustrades along wide colonnades on each floor, extraordinary millwork and carefully curated stone, marble and granite throughout are just a glimpse of the details across three living levels.

Serenissima truly does blend spectacular entertaining with warm living spaces. Even the grand salon, which could easily fit 100 guests, has intimate seating areas perfect for a family crossword puzzle night or for gathering to watch a major sporting event with a few friends. The kitchen is master-chef quality, yet also a perfect setting for family holidays and celebrations, with ample areas to either participate in the feast’s preparations on simply to keep the cook company, it is fantastic for congregation and conversation.

Three levels of palatial terraces encased in glass rails present striking views over the sprawling pool with infinity edge to the captivating backdrop of the Gulf just beyond.

Supreme in scale, Serenissima balances voluminous spaces for entertaining with intimate leisure rooms, all of which inspire memorable moments with family. These include a magnificent grand salon, which could easily accommodate 100 guests, a master chef’s kitchen ideal for congregation and conversation, 10-seat theatre and Sun Room adjacent to the pool.

The second living level of the home is for intimate family living.  A central sitting room with full kitchenette separates double master suites and offices, all of which offer a unique security system making this area especially fortified should an owner choose to engage it.  This level also offers an en-suite guest suite, two full laundry rooms and access with both the Bird Cage elevator and a service elevator, as well as the grand staircase.

A third living level is home to the 10-seat theatre, which is wood encased with structural elements to enhance the sound, houses a 100 foot screen and even has a stage for performances.  The theatre’s foyer is harlequin themed with faux painted walls with brass brad detailing, stained glass doors and a bathroom with an elegant Phantom of the Opera motif.  In addition, this level includes three en-suite bedrooms, family room with kitchenette and laundry facility complete with hairwash sink.

At Serenissima, active days of sand castle building, shell seeking, sailing, golfing or theatre-going are capped by spectacular sunsets enjoyed from expansive terraces with incredible views spanning the infinity pool, beach and Gulf.

On the ground level is a 10-car gallery with ample room to allow drive through when fully occupied, vast storage areas, wine room and even a gardener’s potting room and large crafting room.

The beachfront estate is set behind the exclusive gates of The Longboat Key Club, amenities include golf courses, tennis courts, restaurants, a spa, fitness center and marina. St. Armand’s Circle is less than 5 minutes away and downtown with its renowned visual and performing arts venues, shopping and award-winning dining awaits just across the iconic Ringling Bridge.

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3311 Sabal Cove Dr., Longboat Key, FL 34228

This custom designed south Longboat Key residence was built for the current owners by John Cannon Homes. It is in the exclusive neighborhood of Sabal Cove behind the secure gates of Bay Isles.

The home has more than 3,400 square feet all on one level.  The main living spaces overlook an expansive caged and heated salt chlorinated pool and large pool deck with a built-in gas grill, a gas fire pit and mature lush landscaping outside the cage for privacy, creating the ideal indoor-outdoor living environment.

The floor plan includes formal living room, dining room, family room with gas fireplace, office with many built-ins, casual dining, four bedrooms, three full bathrooms and a half bath. The gourmet kitchen includes a gas range and plenty of cabinet space. Other features of this residence are Twin impact glass windows, cherry wood floors, solid core interior doors, detailed tray ceilings, custom woodworking throughout and a monitored security system.

The home also has an oversize three-car garage. Both a/c systems were replaced in the past year.

Sabal Cove is a 38 custom single family home neighborhood at the southern end on Longboat Key. Bay Isles offers residents the finest of amenities including private gulf front beach club, and by joining the adjacent Longboat Key Club 45 holes of golf and large tennis club.

The exclusive Sabal Cove neighborhood is close to the Longboat Key Town Center with shopping and dining, a short drive to famed St. Armand’s Circle and downtown Sarasota is just minutes more, where many exceptional cultural activities, award-winning restaurants and stores can be found.

5362 Sandhamn Place, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Welcome to Casa del Delfino.

Spectacular Sarasota Bay views welcome you to this gorgeous Longboat Key Waterfront home in one of Longboat Key’s most exclusive neighborhoods.

Built to the owner’s specifications and with exceptional construction quality, the residence boasts polished travertine flooring, expansive floor-to-ceiling windows framing the captivating views, tray ceilings and crown molding and custom cherry wood built-ins as just some of the elegant structural highlights.

As you enter the stunning home the spacious living area with high ceilings opens to the expansive outdoor living space and glistening bay beyond. A chef’s kitchen with breakfast area is handsomely appointed with bird’s-eye maple cabinetry, granite counters and premium appliances with spectacular views from the open and adjacent family room with wrap-around windows.

The custom built Oak Chevet staircase leads to the magnificent master suite with hand crafted furniture, large walk in closets, Italian marble and Hunter Douglas electric blackout shades are just some of the bespoke features found in the owner’s suite; two additional en-suite bedrooms and second master suite ensure the comfort of family and guests.

Gaze to the majestic Ringling Ca’d’Zan Mansion, shimmering city lights and the expansive Sarasota Bay from the spectacular outdoor living area, with patio constructed of imported Italian Stone, sparkling pool, jacuzzi and private boat dock. The outdoor kitchen and wide terraces are perfect for sunset dining and entertaining.

Casa del Delfino is a rich oasis dotted with Royal Palms ad tropical fruit trees, the private gated neighborhood of Sandhamn offers exceptionally private setting for the enchanting home.

5823 Riegels Harbor Rd., Sarasota, FL 34242

Gated Siesta Key Waterfront Paradise located mid-island in coveted Riegels Landing is now available.

With more than 4,800 square feet of living space and stunning gardens boasting views of the deep-water protected harbor with direct access to the Intracoastal Waterway, this fully remodeled home offers a private oasis just a short walk to award-winning Siesta Key Beach.

Beautiful glass entry doors lead to a grand entry foyer and striking vaulted ceiling living room with floor-to-ceiling walls of glass overlooking lovely gardens, the expansive screened pool area and quiet harbor beyond.

A remodeled kitchen has gorgeous European style high gloss cabinetry by Village Woodworking including generous storage, rare Van Gogh granite countertops, Wolf gas cooktop and oven, Subzero refrigerator, refrigerator and freezer drawers, and Meile dishwasher and dumb waiter to bring groceries and packages from the garage. A large dining room and eat-in kitchen area allow for both casual and more formal dining.

The spacious master suite is located on the main living level and has vaulted ceiling, large master bath with walk-in glass-walled shower, soaking tub with garden views, walk-in closets and adjoining den with gentlemen’s half-bath. The home also has two additional en-suite bedrooms as well as an additional first-level space easily converted to a fourth bedroom, mother-in-law suite or entertainment/game room.

A wide covered loggia and terrace surrounding the pool plus spacious second floor deck makes outdoor entertaining and activities a delight. Lush and mature landscaping frame the large screened outdoor living space with lovely grassed areas and walkway to the large dock with space enough for two boats, and with deep water in the harbor, the perfect spot to keep your sailboat.

The Siesta Key Waterfront residence has laundry chute, multiple air conditioned storage rooms and all rooms are wired for cable and audio. The home has a built-in sprinkler system and full house generator, Anderson windows and hurricane shutters.

1800 Ben Franklin Dr. #305, Sarasota, FL 34236

The Sarasota waterfront community of L’Elegance is located on beautiful Lido Key. Condominiums in this highly-sought development are rarely for sale because of its stunning beachfront setting, exceptional amenities, beautiful finishes and its proximity to famed St. Armand’s Circle with its many boutiques and restaurants.  The award-winning cultural activities, fine dining and shopping in downtown Sarasota is minutes away. Just blocks from L’Elegance are beautiful nature trails through some of Sarasota Bay’s mangroves where myriad of tropical flora, birds and playful dolphins and manatees can be seen.

Lido Beach is recognized for its powdery white sand and it is just outside the door of this wonderful property. The condo offers a split bedroom plan with almost all rooms facing the gulf, and also boasts a renovated kitchen. The spectacular Gulf sunsets await from the wide western facing terrace. The spacious master suite has a walk-in closet, garden tub, shower, dual sinks and vanity area.

Wood flooring in the main living areas and tile flooring in the bedrooms add to the beauty of this residence. Some of the reasons L’ Elegance is considered one of the premier condominium communities on Lido Beach are its resort-like features including well-equipped fitness center, card/billiard room, an 85’ heated lap pool overlooking the gulf, two Har-tru tennis courts, guard gate, secured building entry, on-site management, under the building assigned parking.

L’Elegance is one of the few buildings on Lido Key that is pet friendly allowing two pets with no weight restriction. The building also permits rentals should an owner wish to make it available seasonally when not in residence. This is a well-run complex that fully funds their reserves.

599 Dream Island Rd. #23B, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Grand Mariner is a Mid-Longboat Key luxury residential yachting community of only 14 residences. Situated on a naturally protected deep-water harbor on the edge of Sarasota bay with 22 private boat slips, and a beach access to Longboat Key’s powdery white sands just across the street, Grand Mariner is truly a place of special distinction.

The residence is a single floor spacious invitingly fluid condominium with a great-room floor plan, three en-suite bedrooms, gourmet center island kitchen, large terrace with a built-in gas grill and a private secure elevator. The master suite has spectacular views and direct access to the terrace. It also offers his and her walk-in closets plus a large master bathroom with a whirlpool tub and two water closets.

This Grand Mariner residence has two deeded boat slips that each can accommodate a vessel up to 70’ in length with a wide beam, one with a new 20,000 lb. lift, and each slip has electricity, cable, and water. The Grand Mariner community offers a fully equipped fitness center, heated community pool and spa overlooking the bay and a community social room with large outdoor terrace for additional entertaining. The residence also includes an enclosed, private two car garage under the building with an abundance of built-in storage cabinets. The home is offered furnished and has a Kenetico water purification system installed.

With lush tropical landscaping and securely gated grounds, this is a peerless boater’s paradise perfectly located on Longboat Key less than 10 miles from the charming shops and restaurants of famed St. Armand’s Circle and just 3 miles north to Anna Maria Island.  Sarasota’s award-winning cultural amenities, fine dining and recreational activities are a short drive away.

 

1100 Ben Franklin Dr. #301, Sarasota, FL 34236

Lido Surf and Sand outlinesmThis splendid Lido Beach gulf front corner condominium unit located with unobstructed views, has been completely remodeled with an open floor plan and other improvements. Its large wrap around enclosed terrace overlooking beautiful Lido Beach offers spectacular sunsets and indoor outdoor living.

At just over 1,400 square feet, this two bedroom-two bath lower floor northwest facing condominium boasts an expansive living area and comfortable bedrooms. In addition to the interior improvements, the exterior sliding glass terrace doors have been replaced with state-of-the-art and code compliant impact glass doors.

Lido Surf and Sand is a wonderful community with an active social calendar, lovely mature landscaping, direct beach access to the white sandy Lido Beach, a recently renovated and well equipped fitness center, an expansive pool, spa and terrace area renovated just a couple of years ago, club room with WiFi, a lovely center courtyard, and comfortable lobby accessing the building elevators, make this building even more desirable.  The secured entry community has on-site management. The association has completed many major capital improvement projects in recent years, all without special assessments.

The secure under building parking garage is attached to the building and the parking space is only a few steps to the elevator. The air conditioned storage room is close by the condo on the same floor. One month rentals are allowed and the building is pet friendly. Lido Surf & Sand is strolling distance to the trendy shops and fine dining on St. Armand’s Circle, as well as the pristine Nature Park with one of Sarasota’s most popular kayak/canoe paddling areas. The park boasts both peaceful walking trails as well as water access through the natural mangrove tunnels perfect for viewing exotic birds, manatees, fish and more. Downtown Sarasota with its myriad arts and entertainment, and award-winning restaurants is just a short drive away.

1281 Gulf of Mexico Dr. #101, Longboat Key, FL 34228

This direct Longboat Key Gulf front condominium offers the most outstanding view in highly sought The Water Club development. Located on the first living level of this elegant complex gives this condominium the added bonus of extra terraces for true indoor-outdoor waterfront living, and easy access to the gorgeous powdery sands of the 10-mile long Longboat Key beach.

The attractively furnished Arlington floor plan is a beautifully finished three bedroom four bath plus powder room residence. The luxurious master suite with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Gulf has his and her bathrooms and a spacious walk-in closet with built-ins.

The living room,which is more than 700 square feet, is a showcase for the panoramic Gulf views featuring tall ceilings and walls of glass leading to expansive terraces. The large kitchen includes an island and breakfast area. Unique to this residence is a private terrace of nearly 800 square foot off the living room with a private gate leading to the complexes’ pool deck.

A split bedroom floor plan gives extra privacy with two en-suite guest rooms and direct access to a Gulf front terrace from each. This residence comes with a private enclosed two-car garage with considerable storage space.

The Water Club amenity package is superior to any other condo on the key. Owning here gives exclusive use of a beautifully designed Clubhouse with club room and billiard table, library with fireplace, ballroom and private dining room, providing residents with additional living and recreational spaces. Amenities also include 4 Har-Tru tennis courts, a spa and fitness center, Olympic sized Gulf-side heated pool, 24 hour security, concierge service and magnificent grounds.

Located at the south end of Longboat Key, the residence is just minutes from exclusive St. Armand’s Circle, the exciting waterfront of downtown Sarasota, the many attractions, theater and other cultural amenities of the city, and only 20 minutes from the Sarasota Airport.

3060 Grand Bay Blvd. #PH1101, Longboat Key, FL 34228

This spectacular Grand Bay penthouse residence on Longboat Key boasts wraparound terraces with sweeping sunrise to sunset views of the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota Bay, the lights of the downtown Sarasota skyline and the golf course.

With 4,400 square feet of interior living area, 11-foot ceilings and an impressive 5,300 square feet of terrace with its own spa, garden gazebo and retractable awnings, this penthouse offers gracious spaces for living and entertaining. Floor to ceiling glass walls throughout allow for stunning vistas from nearly every room.

The residence features a private elevator lobby, complete chef’s gourmet kitchen with beautiful granite countertops and custom cabinetry, large breakfast room, dining room, and a living room of almost 800 square feet with endless views from every corner. The spacious master suite has his and hers marble baths and walk-in closets with large windows opening to the terrace and views beyond. The residence also has three large en-suite guest bedrooms.

Included with the residence are additional storage and two parking spaces. Grand Bay is pet friendly with two pets permitted with no weight limit. Grand Bay is truly the jewel of Sarasota Bayside condominium living on Longboat Key. The Grand Bay community includes 24-hour manned guard gate, four Har-Tru tennis courts, fitness center, spacious clubhouse, library, social room, heated swimming pools and spas. It also has unsurpassed building and grounds maintenance, strong financial reserves and excellent social activities.