WELCOME TO ST. ARMANDS/LIDO KEY
Lido Key is a barrier island located just over the Ringling Bridge right next to Sarasota. This beautiful area is a vibrant community with a range of homes, from mid-century beauties to luxurious contemporary estates. With a Ritz Beach Residences and soon a Rosewood Residential condominium on the beach, Lido Key is a luxury destination. Residents love the easy lifestyle with access to both St Armand’s Circle and Lido Beach. With its unique location and activities, Lido Key is the perfect community for an upscale lifestyle.
Nestled in with Lido Key is St. Armands, bustling with energy. The neighborhood is best known for St. Armands Circle, a premier shopping and dining destination with upscale boutiques and restaurants. The circle of luxury shops, galleries, and restaurants is just off the beach, making it a great place to take in the beauty of a Florida sunset while strolling from storefront to storefront.
WHAT TO LOVE
- Upscale shopping, dining, and entertainment
- Walkable town centers with tropical landscapes
- Luxury homes with private amenities
- Close to downtown Sarasota
Lido Key and St. Armands’s lifestyle is relaxed, luxurious, and comfortable. Residents enjoy the beaches and outdoor activities, from walking along the shoreline to exploring the many nearby parks and nature trails.
With its proximity to downtown Sarasota, residents can easily access the city’s attractions, cultural venues, and entertainment. With its world-class shopping, dining, and leisure options, St. Armands and Lido Key provide the perfect balance of natural beauty and urban amenities.
DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING
Lido Key and St. Armands are beautiful communities with excellent shopping and dining options. The tropical setting and waterfront location make for a relaxing experience.
- Traditional Spanish restaurant, a branch of a long-standing local chain dating back to 1905.
Crab and Fin
- Airy, upscale-casual spot with patio & bar serving a variety of seafood & an extensive wine list.
The Met Fashion House, Day Spa & Salon
- A unique experience with a luxury clothing boutique, salon, and day spa. The upscale store sells men’
s and women’
s fashion from designers like Elisa Cavaletti, Alberta Ferretti, and Armani. The salon and day spa offer premier services and luxury packages for the ultimate rejuvenation experience.
Drift Kitchen & Bar
- The dining room features elevated decor and soaring 180-degree floor-ceiling views of the Gulf of Mexico. Taking inspiration from the view, cuisine features local ingredients with an emphasis on fresh seafood and contemporary American fare.
THINGS TO DO
is popular for its stunning sand, and fe
atures amenity rentals, an observation deck, a heated pool, a covered pavilion, and outdoor showers.
South Lido County Park
(aka Ted Sperling Park) spans 100 acres and has access to four bodies of water, including the Gulf, the bay, Brushy Bayou, and Big Pass. The park is a beautiful natural space with walking trails, bird watching, a kayak launch, and a playground.
St. Armands Circle
, known as The Circle by locals, is an iconic shopping and dining destination that offers everything from high-end boutiques and designer stores to upscale restaurants. It is a popular spot for locals and tourists, and its sprawling outdoor courtyard, lined with palm trees, is the perfect place to spend an afternoon or evening. The area also features public art installations and a variety of events throughout the year, such as music performances and seasonal festivals. Exotic Cars on The Circle is an annual event with hundreds of custom and exotic cars, live music, and local cuisines.
Districted public schools:
- Southside Elementary
- Booker Middle
- Booker High School