Sarasota, Florida isn’t known just for warm weather, sunshine, white sandy beaches and culture. For decades vacationers and snowbirds have been flocking to the area to enjoy the barrier island beaches of Siesta Key, Casey Key, Bird Key, Lido Key and Longboat Key. The world-famous outdoor shopping area of St. Armands Circle draws international visitors as well as Sarasota’s opera, ballet, symphony and many art galleries. With its own international airport, as well as those in Tampa and Fort Myers, Sarasota is easily accessible from anywhere in the world. In addition, there are over 80 golf courses in Sarasota and Manatee counties which put the area on the map as a “hot” golf destination too.
Sarasota Golfing Communities
Whether you are looking for a luxury gated community with professional designed courses to just a small affordable club for your weekend golf outings, Sarasota has an array of golf courses. Many community club houses offer swimming, fitness centers, pro shops and excellent dining for their members. Country clubs like Prestancia, the Oaks, University Park and Lakewood Ranch cater to family and social life as well as golf. Most of Sarasota’s golf course properties are within a short drive of the beaches, shopping, dining and cultural attractions. Choose your golf course community and enjoy a Florida resort lifestyle.