Live, work and vacation at Longboat Key, a pristine community that is placed within both Manatee and Sarasota Counties and surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay. Accessed by the New Pass Bridge and Longboat Pass Bridge connecting you to either Anna Maria or Lido Key. This respected area is home to approximately 8,000 residents yet becomes the second home to almost 16,000 additional residents once season is in full peak. Longboat Key offers ideal beaches and bay areas that are home to dolphins, manatees, pelicans and many exotic birds. Sail away with Catherine’s Florida Charters while you sip on a glass of Pinot Noir and embrace the unmatched views of the waters. Longboat Key offers many pet friendly parks to embrace nature at its finest. Dry Dock Waterfront Grill is a Bayfront restaurant that offers fresh seafood and a casual atmosphere. For a more high-end dining experience, head over to the Chart House where you will find a touch of class as you enjoy their featured steak and seafood entrees. This prestigious community is made complete with its own Longboat Key Club & Resort featuring elaborate dining, golf, spa, and tennis.