Siesta Key is an 8 mile barrier island located West of Sarasota, Florida. This beautiful island is world renowned for its spectacular beaches and has won many honors. Siesta Beach has been voted one of the top 10 beaches in the world. This island is true paradise, offering a very casual lifestyle. Tourist visit from all over the world to enjoy these gorgeous beaches and stunning aqua blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Siesta Key offers an abundance of water sports including snorkeling, fishing boating, parasailing, and the Village has eclectic array of shops, boutiques and resturants, Something for everyone. It is just minutes to Sarasota where one can enjoy cultural activites, fine shopping and dining, and more. Within Siesta Key there are over 50 miles of waterways and canals. This key is surronded by the Gulf of Mexcio, Sarasota Bay, Roberts Bay, and the Interoastal Waterway. Real Estate on Siesta Key varies from modest condominiums to waterfront hi-rise condominiums, old Florida style single family homes to stately waterfront mansions and vacant lots, some of which are waterfront.