Bird Key Real Estate 

Bird Key is an artificial island created in the late 1950s between St. Armands and Lido Key on the Gulf side and Sarasota on the mainland. Bird Key is purely residential, with many luxurious homes. There is also the Bird Key Yacht Club, and many properties enjoy deep water docks, making this a perfect boating community. 

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Bird Key Community Information

Bird Key is accessible off the Ringling Causeway between St. Armands and Sarasota. This causeway extends across Sarasota Bay and includes a few parks and another island further south that's home to the Sarasota Yacht Club.  

Residents of Bird Key can make it to downtown Sarasota in roughly 5 minutes, and the pristine shores of Lido Key in about the same time. 

Other nearby attractions include the world-class shopping and dining at St. Armands, the historic architecture of Lido Shores, the Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, and Longboat Key to the north. Longboat Key has an excellent selection of reports, beaches, and golf courses. 

Most of the homes for sale on Bird Key are either sprawling ranchers, or Spanish-revival villas. Almost all have large pools, carriage drives, and lush grounds, as well as the aforementioned docks. Lanais are another popular feature of these desireable and prestigious properties.