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Sands Point Condos for Sale – Longboat Key, Florida 34228

Sands Point

A full palette of a luxurious island lifestyle in Sands Point brings this property to the forefront of condos for sale at Longboat Key. Located beachfront at the southern tip of the island, this condominium was developed not only with an outstanding array of amenities of its own. It is also within the loop of an upscale resort and just minutes away from various points of interest of the Florida Suncoast.

Sands Point condos for sale were built around the mid-1960s, nestled inside the gates of the Islandside resort of Longboat Key Club which was likewise auspiciously developed in that decade. The entrance to this luxury resort and to Sand Point is at Gulf of Mexico Drive, the highway running the entire 12-mile stretch of Longboat Key.

Impressive build and architecture

Sands Point

The condominium was designed as a three-story, townhouse building reminiscent of a mini stadium from a bird’s-eye view. Its architects, Carl Vollmer and Earl Draeger, likewise came up with the design for another popular condo, Fisherman’s Cove, at Turtle Beach in Siesta Key. Sands Point was constructed fortress-like to withstand hurricanes, with its precast, solid concrete support columns and floors.

A total of 76 residential units comprise Sands Point which was originally just for rentals prior to its condo conversion in the 1970s. These condos range in size from about 1,500 square feet up to approximately 3,000 square feet, with the larger units having three bedrooms. The closets of tge masters’ bedrooms in most units are spacious enough to be convertible to another bedroom or study. Charming patios and direct beach access are typical of the come-ons for Longboat Key condos for sale in this complex.

Sands Point condos for sale which had extensive upgrades and in prime sections of the property would typically be priced around the $1 million level. For smaller, standard units, the price points ease to the $500s and the $600s.

Million-dollar amenities and water views

Sands Point

Sands Point has been meticulously designed such that all of the residences face outward to allow spectacular water views provided by the Gulf, the New Pass toward Sarasota Bay or the property’s marina sheltered in an inlet north of the condominium. This boat facility, in addition to kayak storage, has 21 slips which can hold sea vessels of up to 40 feet in length.

Laid out in the interior of the oval-shaped complex are covered parking slots, maintenance facilities and the Sands Point clubhouse. Remodeled in midcentury architectural design, this community center for all sorts of social gatherings has a full modern kitchen and furnished with designer furniture. Other condo amenities include a swimming pool with a Jacuzzi fronting the pass and four beachfront tiki huts.

Additional life and leisure facilities are accessible for condo residents opting for a membership at nearby Longboat Key Club Islandside resort. This club features a well-maintained golf course, tennis courts, a fitness center and a restaurant, all within walking distance from Sands Point.

As convenient, the famed shops and restaurants at St. Armands Circle are likewise just minutes south of Sands Point. Similarly, a short drive onward across the Ringling Bridge allows access to the arts and culture hubs of downtown Sarasota that lend more color and delight to the condominium’s eclectic island lifestyle.


Sands Point Condos for Sale

Below are all of the current real estate listings available for sale at Sands Point.

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MLS# A4165105 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 100 SANDS POINT RD #201
  • Price: $439,000
  • Zip Code: 34228
  • 1492 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SANDS POINT
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • MOTIVATED SELLER!!! Bright corner unit located on the 2nd floor with views of Marina. This 2BD/2BA unit has new windows, kitchen has been updated with granite counters and stainless steel appliances. There are also built in cabinets along the bottom ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: Michael Saunders & Company

MLS# A4195223 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 100 SANDS POINT RD #302
  • Price: $409,000
  • Zip Code: 34228
  • 1492 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SANDS POINT
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Sands Point is an exquisite beachfront community of 78 properties directly on the Gulf of Mexico located on the Southernmost point of Longboat Key. This property has a marina with boats slips available immediately for 22 feet and under. There is a w ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Res R E