What to Do in St. Armand’s Circle

If you are interested in viewing some remarkable and impressively priced luxury waterfront homes for sale near Sarasota, Lido Key is well worth a quick trip.

There you’ll find numerous luxury waterfront homes in all sizes with generous amenities, a truly convenient location near St. Armand’s shopping and downtown Sarasota, magnificent ocean scenery, a greater level of privacy compared to nearby islands and many other exclusive benefits.

The Lido Key real estate market has seen a rising demand in recent years, as it remains one of the top outdoor recreation areas in Sarasota and offers a vast choice of homes that range from cozy 1 to 2 bedroom condos up to sprawling multi-bedroom waterfront estates.

Lido Key real estate is surrounded by outdoor attractions, nature preserves and parks, a friendly and warm community, and plenty of things to do at St. Armand’s Circle, while still being located in private, quiet and pristine neighborhoods.

St. Armand’s Circle offers world class shopping opportunities

St. Armand’s Circle is home to the region’s best upscale shopping interspersed with several outstanding restaurants and a unique mix of chain stores as well as local boutiques. Shoppers travel to St. Armand’s Circle from all over the world to experience its vast selection of over 120 points of interest surrounded by sparkling ocean views.

You can spend many days exploring and enjoying the relaxing scenery, top tier restaurants, dessert shops and intriguing stores of St. Armand’s Circle which is always lively and bustling with activity. With the homes in the Lido Key area being so close to St. Armand’s Circle, it’s easily accessible by foot which can be a major benefit during the busier seasons when parking is minimal.

An ideal combination of quietness and proximity to entertainment

Just a few of the other must-see places to visit and things to do around Lido Key/St. Armand’s Circle include:

  • Lido Beach – One of Florida’s quietest and most scenic beaches with beautiful white sand and multiple facilities including showers, restrooms, lifeguards, and concessions. There are additional beaches on the island at North Lido Beach which is more secluded and does not have lifeguards, South Lido Park and other locations on the island.
  • Mote Marine Aquarium – Located in the City Island area of Lido Key on over 10 acres, this incredible aquarium showcases a thrilling rotating of marine life exhibits featuring sea turtles, dolphins, sharks, and other local ocean fauna and frequent events.
  • Downtown Sarasota – Lido Key is the closest barrier island to downtown Sarasota, which takes just under 15 minutes to drive to. Sarasota offers many attractions such as top rated restaurants, additional shopping opportunities, cultural events, nightlife, art galleries, botanical gardens, golf courses, historic museums and plenty of other natural and manmade wonders.

Several favorably priced homes around St. Armand’s Circle

The real estate in the St. Armand’s Circle/Lido Key area includes a mix of recently built amazing modern homes as well as a select group of historic mid-century homes that were among the first built there. Homes and condos in this area offer a generous amount of square footage for the price.

Lido Key is also known as a more private community compared to nearby Siesta Key and other islands, which is a major draw for many potential homebuyers. Many of the homes and condos for sale on Lido Key offer breathtaking views of the ocean, with prices that are frequently lower than other comparable Sarasota homes for sale.

There’s nothing like living in the Lido Key area, where you can visit Lido Beach and St. Armand’s Circle both with just a quick stroll from your home. Whether you’re looking for an excellent deal on modern waterfront condo or are seeking something more spacious and luxurious, you can find exactly what you want there.

We can help you narrow down the available options in the current Lido Key real estate market and find your next dream home based on your requirements.

Please call us at (941) 308-6497 if you have any questions at all about the homes for sale on Lido Key/St. Armand’s Circle or if you would like to schedule a showing for any of them.