St. Armand’s, FL
Nestled between sparkling Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St. Armands is a shopping and dining destination for tourists and locals alike. There are more than 150 shops, and restaurants ranging from beach attire and casual dining to designer boutiques and five star restaurants. Throughout the year, St. Armands Circle plays host to a variety of special events, including art festivals, car shows, holidays parties and more. St. Armands is also a residential community of 225 homes. Architectural styles are eclectic, ranging from Old-Florida to Mediterranean to contemporary. Many of the smaller or older homes are currently being renovated or replaced with miniature mansions and elaborate estates. Lido Key includes some of the area’s most distinctive properties, many created by some of Sarasota’s most talented architects. Residential choices include bay front, canal front and beachfront homes and condominiums.