Luxury, Gated, Beach Living

Bird Key

Nestled between Downtown Sarasota and St. Armand’s Circle, Bird Key stands as a prestigious gated community boasting 510 luxury single-family homes. Renowned as one of Florida’s most esteemed areas along the West Coast, Bird Key beckons homebuyers seeking premier properties within a vibrant community.


Bird Key Real Estate Stats

Average Price $3.8M
Lowest Price $2M
Highest Price $7.3M
Total Listings 9
Avg. Days On Market 111
Avg. Price/SQFT $1.3K

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Bird Key Real Estate Info

The allure of Bird Key's real estate market lies in its exclusivity, luxury, and an array of unparalleled offerings.

Comprising over 500 meticulously crafted single-family properties, with more than 300 graced by breathtaking waterfront views, Bird Key offers an enviable living experience. For those embracing a waterfront lifestyle, the recently renovated private Bird Key Yacht Club stands as a testament to the community's commitment to luxury living. Additionally, residents are within easy reach of the newly refurbished Sarasota Yacht Club, ensuring an abundance of coastal experiences for every discerning homeowner.

Nestled just southwest of downtown Sarasota and seamlessly connected by the iconic Ringling Bridge, Bird Key paints a portrait of serenity with its tranquil streets, meticulously tended lawns, and panoramic vistas. This unique community, adorned with affluent residents, boasts a private marina granting direct access to both the bay and gulf waters, delivering an unparalleled living experience. Nestled perfectly between St Armands Circle and Sarasota’s downtown, Bird Key revels in an enviable location that blends serenity with urban convenience.

Properties in Bird Key are coveted treasures, often swiftly acquired due to their rarity and desirability. Owning a residence here signifies not only securing an exceptional home but also investing in an exclusive lifestyle.

The residences, primarily presenting four to five bedrooms, stand as opulent estates with expansive footprints often surpassing 5000 square feet. Custom-designed homes pay homage to Italian Renaissance architecture, boasting opulent features like grand marble staircases, alluring Juliet balconies, bay-front pool terraces, and an array of luxurious amenities. These meticulously curated contemporary properties present the pinnacle of luxury living, unveiling one-of-a-kind estates characterized by stunning Caribbean-inspired exteriors and infinity-edge pools.

Nestled amidst Bird Key's captivating setting, these homes capture the essence of elevated living, providing not just residences but iconic statements of luxurious living nestled within a serene, exclusive community.

Interested in learning more about Bird Key Real Estate? Contact us online or call 941-586-4790 for more information about buying and selling a home in Bird Key and other communities in the Sarasota area.

Bird Key, FL Community & Area

Bird Key is located just east of Lido Key, Longboat Key, and Saint Armands Circle. To live in Bird Key is to also have quick access to these other fantastic beach communities situated on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico.

To the east of Bird Key, also very close by, is Downtown Sarasota. To get here is quite simple, as it’s only about 3 miles away. Within a few minutes drive over the John Ringling Causeway Bridge brings you to the city life of Downtown Sarasota.

The world class shopping and restaurants of St. Armands Circle and the beaches of Lido Key are just as close by in the other direction. It’s a resort, private, and quiet vibe here in Bird Key, with so much excitement and experiences surrounding it.

Bird Key has become known as a boaters paradise because of the many homes that are located either directly on the bay waters or in deep water canals. There are places to launch here, but many of the waterfront homes here have their own private docks as well. Having a motor boat at the ready is normal here, and so is spending the day on a kayak, paddle board, or some other form of aquatic adventure.

Please explore our list of all current real estate for sale in Bird Key.  View all homes for sale, updated daily with descriptions, photos and virtual tours from the Sarasota MLS system.  If you have any questions about finding a Bird Key Home please do not hesitate to either call Sara at (941) 586-4790 or

Bird Key, Sarasota FAQs

What makes Bird Key an attractive residential area in Sarasota?

Bird Key is revered for its waterfront homes, scenic views, exclusive lifestyle, and proximity to downtown Sarasota, making it an ideal choice for those seeking luxury waterfront living.

Are there specific architectural styles predominant on Bird Key?

Bird Key showcases an array of architectural styles, including Mediterranean, modern, contemporary, and Floridian designs, offering diverse options for homebuyers.

What amenities and recreational facilities are available on Bird Key?

Residents on Bird Key have access to a private yacht club, tennis courts, a park, and a variety of water-based activities, fostering a vibrant and active lifestyle.

How does living on Bird Key provide access to Sarasota's key attractions?

Bird Key's strategic location allows easy access to Sarasota's cultural venues, gourmet dining, shopping centers, and pristine beaches, providing a rich and fulfilling living experience.

Is there a homeowner's association (HOA) on Bird Key, and what does it entail for residents?

Yes, Bird Key has an active homeowner's association managing the community's affairs, including maintenance, security, and upholding architectural guidelines to maintain the neighborhood's quality standards.


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