Bird Key is a very exclusive communiy located West of Sarasota over the John Ringling Bridge, located between downtown Sarasota and St. Armand's Circle. This highly desirable neighborhood is made up of single family homes and fine estates. Bird Key consists of 511 home sites, 291 of these are directly on the water, a deep water canal or bay front.There are no condominiums or hi-rises on Bird Key. Architecture on Bird Key is a mix of new estate homes to modest and classically updated and always charming "Old Florida" style homes. Bird Key Yacht Club is one of Sarasota's oldest and most exclusive private Yacht Clubs in the area. Nestled within Bird Key is this popular Yacht Club offering gorgous view of Sarasota Bay and the Sarasota skyline. Bird Key Yacht Club has an array of social activities, supurb dining, tennis, boating, golf reciprocals to Laurel Oak Country Club and much more. Because if its proximity to downtown Saraosta. Lido, Key, and St. Armand's Circle, the gated up scale neighborhood, Bird Key real estate is always in demand.