This coveted and rarely available 3 bedroom condo is perfectly sited on the Northwest corner and the 11th floor of 988 Blvd of the Arts, in the premier direct waterfront Condo on the Bay with sweeping and expansive protected views of Sarasota Bay and beyond! Location, location, in the heart of Sarasota and next to The Bay, an exciting new park that has transformed the area into a blue and green oasis with incredible amenities. The 17th stack is the one that is sought-after due to the best views from the wall-to-wall windows in living room, dining room, kitchen and owner's suite! This beautifully renovated unit boasts a sprawling split floor plan, ideal for both entertaining and everyday living, offering an open layout, 3 bedrooms, 2 and 1/2 bathrooms and 2 waterside terraces. Beautifully scaled rooms with sweeping Bay views abound, highlighted by high ceilings, crown molding, and light and bright surroundings. The renovated kitchen has been opened to capture glistening Bay views and features Campbell Cabinetry white shaker cabinets with soft close drawers and pull-out shelves, SubZero refrigerator with 2 convenient freezer drawers, Wolf induction cooktop, microwave and wall oven, and a water treatment system. Under cabinet, and tray ceiling lighting were added to complete the beautiful and efficient kitchen workspace. Enjoy the glorious azure water views from your spacious owner's suite featuring an expansive walk-in closet, 2 additional storage/linen closets and the chic ensuite bath with double sinks, ample cabinetry, granite countertops, deep soaking bathtub and large glass and tile surround walk-in shower. A private guest wing which boasts 1 and 1/2 baths and in-unit laundry room, is tucked away on the opposite side of the condo. Both large guest bedrooms feature walk-in closets while the third bedroom has sliding doors out to a water/city view terrace. Either space could easily be utilized as a home office. Exotic African Sapele wood floors are featured throughout the main living areas with porcelain tile in both kitchen and all baths. Sliding glass doors are hurricane/impact rated. The condo has a designated storage unit and covered parking. Condo on the Bay is located in downtown Sarasota on its own 24-hour guard gated 9-acre peninsula. This amenity rich property offers luxurious living in a well-appointed building and recently renovated lobby, with amenities including resort style pool, 2 lighted tennis/pickleball courts, fitness room with sauna, showers, free weights, circuit and cardio machines, concierge, convenient porte cochere, boat docks and kayak racks and lifts if available. Condo on the Bay is a pet friendly community with informal, organized social activities including happy hours, trivia nights, mahjong, walking and biking groups. Enjoy the conveniences of Downtown living, steps to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center and the new 50+ acre Bay/Bayfront Park which will feature walking trails, playground, snack shop, fine dining and retail. All within close proximity to St. Armands and #1 rated beaches. Do not miss out on this exceptional residence in an outstanding location!