Bay Island on Siesta Key
By Jaime Carrion, Sarasota Real Estate
(Michael Saunders & Co.)
Bay Island is one of the largest developments on Siesta Key, yet it only boasts 169 homes! This intimate community is all at once an entity unto itself and tied into the local community. Considered part of Siesta Key, Bay Island is actually a complete island on its own. Being 100% surrounded by water, Bay Island boasts easy access to the sparkling aquamarine waters of the Gulf of Mexico in the west, the expansive Sarasota Bay to the northeast of the island, and the smaller Roberts Bay to the southeast of the island. Nearly every resident owns a piece of the Florida shoreline. Residents on the southeast side enjoy expansive views of Roberts Bay dotted with small growths of trees and backed by lovely southern Sarasota shoreline real estate. On the northeast side residents have ...