Whether you're searching in Sarasota, Longboat Key or Holmes Beach, there are some spectacular Florida canal homes for sale in and around Manatee County that are just waiting to be uncovered.
The gulf and Intracoastal are right at your fingertips with exclusive, private access to the shimmering blue waterways. Watch the sun come up from your tranquil dock, and spot the birds and wildlife taking flight over the lapping waves. Buyers can find an array of home styles, designs and special features to suit any family size.
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A stunning ode to the majesty of Renaissance Venice, Serenissima “The Most Serene” is one of the finest homes ever built in Florida. Incomparable in architecture, irreplaceable in artistic beauty and situated on the southern end of the coveted Longboat Key, this palatial masterwork embraces a luminous panorama of sea, sand and sky. Engaging all of the senses, a marble-clad hall soars to a glass sky dome, while before your eyes the azure Gulf of
Pre-Construction. To be built. Pre-construction-to be built. Picture yourself on a private, sprawling, 2-acre Gulf-front estate enjoying the best of all worlds. This proposed luxury residence will boast breathtaking, panoramic views of azure waters and blazing sunsets with 240 feet on the Gulf of Mexico, 10,000 sq. ft., 5 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, plus a host of amenities one would expect for full enjoyment of a luxury tropical, island lifestyle.
Pre Construction - to be built. Discover the extraordinary opportunity to own an iconic, Gulf-Front estate on 2.4 acres with 264FT on a private beach. Western exposure creates spectacular sunset views, for an unforgettable backdrop to your island lifestyle experience. The conceptual modern masterpiece design by Derek Pirozzi Design Workshop LLC boasts spectacular views from every room, 9,000 sq.ft. of living space. 7 bed- 8.5 bath, an office,
Inspired island living. Located on the north end of world-famous Siesta Key, this impressive estate is brilliantly designed to deliver the perfect balance between architecture, design and home décor while taking full advantage of its incredible peninsular setting with over 700 waterfront feet. Designed for entertaining and a relaxed island lifestyle, this home features multiple entertaining spaces both inside and out that flow seamlessly
Celebrate gracious Florida living in this 12,000-square-foot beachfront estate. Nestled on nearly 200 feet of pristine sandy beach on Longboat Key, this exquisite masterpiece offers stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. No detail has been overlooked in this sheltering space of scrupulous craftsmanship and design integrity. Exposed-beam ceilings and walls of lustrous cedar create a vivid contrast to the gleaming, ash wood floors. Opening onto the
If you want the best life has to offer, you have come to the right place. This architecturally distinctive masterpiece combines old world charm and substance with new world luxury and style. This gated and breathtaking 18,000 square foot under air, Italianate estate creates a commanding presence on three-and-a-half lushly landscaped acres at The Concession, a prominent country club community with championship golf and a zest for the good things
Villa Sena - Sarasota's premier direct beach front private estate with 150 feet of pristine sugar sand on the Gulf of Mexico. Completed in 2007 and meeting current hurricane codes. Over 10,000 square feet of elegant Neoclassical living space, featuring the finest materials and remarkable craftmanship. This Mediterranean masterpiece has 7,000 square feet of air-conditioned play area and storage, and gorgeous ocean views. Perfect for entertaining
Just steps from the white sand beaches of Sarasota, The White House at Lighthouse Point is an exquisite waterfront home on 1.2 acres in a very exclusive neighborhood inside the gates of the Longboat Key Club. Highly secure with a 24/7 guarded community entrance, neighborhood gate and property gate, here is a prime location with untouched shoreline and mature trees providing privacy. 9,180 square feet include 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, gym, home
Pre-Construction. To be built. Pre-construction to be built. Picture yourself on a private, .87 acre Gulf-front estate enjoying the best of all worlds. This proposed luxury residence will boast breathtaking, panoramic views of azure waters and blazing sunsets with 100 feet on the Gulf of Mexico, 8,239 square feet, five bedrooms, five baths, two half-baths, plus a host of amenities one would expect for full enjoyment of a luxury tropical, island
Gracefully sited on one-acre in a private enclave on world-famous Siesta Key, this one-of-a-kind Bayfront estate boasts a casual elegance reminiscent of a home in The Hamptons yet refined for today’s modern Florida lifestyle. The sprawling residence features a vast open outdoor living space including a stunning infinity edge pool, spa, covered state-of-the-art outdoor kitchen and lounge area, multiple terraces and a dock with boat lift. Rich
Under Construction. Bonaire is exquisite in every detail! Gulf front gated community and custom estate on very desirable Longboat Key mirrors the best of beachfront living. This exceptional 6 bedroom/6 bath with 2 powder room floor plan includes an inviting living area, kitchen, dining with magnificent hardwood floors, big bright windows, striking millwork applications, high ceilings, granite countertops, elevator and top of the line appliances.
Under Construction. Relax amidst nature’s beauty and allow the unparalleled scenery of the Bonaire Community carry you away to bliss. This 4 bedroom/4 bath, 2 car garage plus carport West Indies style home is masterfully designed with luxurious quality, and casual elegance. Everything inside this home has been meticulously handpicked such as: Impact Sierra windows, hydraulic elevator w/self-closing doors to all levels, Sub-zero refrigerator,
Pre-Construction. To be built. OWNER FINANCING AVAILABLE!!!
Pre-Construction to be built. Two options - 1. The Mindera model of John Cannon Homes with nearly 4500 square feet of living area (6658 sf under roof) has 4 bedrooms, den, bonus room, 3-car garage, outdoor kitchen all overlooking the Big Pass with some of the most outstanding views of the azure waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Option 2 - has elevator! Buyers will customize their own home
Gulf front, almost new home built in 2013-Infinite Bliss! Private & gated estate on Lido Beach. 5 bed/4.5 bath SMART HOME presented on 135 ft of beach. Attention to detail is evident once through the gates. Beach side of home has floor-ceiling walls of glass to Gulf emerald waters. On 1st living level: volume ceilings throughout great room, 3 BR & kitchen. Kitchen w/stainless steel appliances, gas range & large island w/seating
On Sarasota’s shoreline and most desired address within Harbor Acres, discover unequivocal excellence – whether building new or enjoying the current and impeccably updated residence. Surrounded by undeniably the area’s most luxurious homes and as close as you can be to downtown while still enjoying the champagne-hued city lights and cinematic views of Bird Key, this breathtaking 160’ of waterfront setting offers a cornucopia of lush foliage and
Pre-Construction. To be built. Pre-construction to be built. Picture yourself on a private, 1.16-acres Gulf-front estate enjoying the best of all worlds. This proposed luxury residence will boast breathtaking, panoramic views of azure waters and blazing sunsets with 140 feet on the Gulf of Mexico, 5,100 square feet, four bedrooms, four baths, one half-bath, plus a host of amenities one would expect for full enjoyment of a luxury tropical, island
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More About Our Canal Front Homes
Custom waterfront home sites, private peninsula canal homes, classic Venetian style estates, and Mediterranean mansions in gated communities, with secluded bay access, are all on hand for those seeking canal front homes for sale in Florida. Interiors of these residences are just as exceptional; from wrought iron detailing, chef kitchens, elevators and six car garages to custom cabinets, chandeliers, circular driveways and cathedral ceilings.
Canal Homes & Waterway Lifestyles
You can explore homes for sale along the canals near St Armands Circle and Lido Beach in Sarasota, or be steps away from the Longboat Key beach and marina. Find canal homes in Florida with your own private boat docks and lifts for convenient access for a day out on the water. From Holmes Beach, buyers can discover residences on the water with easy proximity to the dazzling bay, marina and golf course of Anna Maria Island, where the white sugar sand beaches are renowned by locals and visitors alike.
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Listing information last updated on August 25th, 2019 at 2:45pm CDT.