The Privateer is a pair of condominium towers sitting directly gulf-front, rising across west of the northernmost end of the Links golf course in Longboat Key Club. These high-rises were developed in the early 1970s. Significantly boosting the luxury choices of Longboat Key condos for sale during that decade, the Privateer’s construction led off a string of other residential developments within its upscale resort club neighborhood.
Stylish and impressive in their identical architectural design, the two condominium buildings are both 10 stories tall. One is differentiated from the other through their respective addresses: 1000 Longboat Club Road for Privateer South and 1050 Longboat Club Road for Privateer North.
Epitome of Island Living
All in all, the Privateer towers house a total of 116 spacious condos with all the trappings of an island lifestyle. Those at the upper floors are the most coveted, as these residences offers awe-inspiring views of the Gulf of Mexico and equally striking vistas of Sarasota Bay to the east.
Privateer condos for sale are bundled with an exciting collection of amenities. These perks of living in this condominium include an Olympic-size swimming pool with a hot tub. Located just steps away from the beach, the poolside has an extensive deck, that is well-furnished and provides forever views of the Gulf.
Scenic and pavered pathways amidst lush landscaping connect both north and south towers of the Privateer to the pool and the beach. Loungers and beach umbrellas are available for residents’ use at the condominium’s beachfront stretching for some 500 feet.
The Privateer, in addition, has two tennis courts and a shuffleboard court. Bike paths are accessible too within and around its perimeter. Indoor activities for residents can be enjoyed in the clubhouse and in the fitness center and sauna of the condominium complex.
Optional Resort Club Membership
More life and leisure venues are conveniently available for residents opting for a membership at the Resort at Longboat Key Club. Besides golfing privileges, a resort club member can avail of the club’s social and dining facilities plus other amenities not only in the resort’s Islandside section.
The resort’s Harbourside a short distance north of the Privateer also offers myriads of life and leisure amenities including a topnotch marina facilities. It is significant to note too that a $100-million revitalization project has been set for the Privateer’s neighboring Islandside resort of Longboat Key Club.
Prized Finds Sub the $500s
Privateer condos for sale typically come with two bedrooms and two baths within floor plans measuring from 1,290 up to 1,409 feet. The prized choices in this condominium are those residences which have had recent updates and offered at just under the $500s.
Although located within the secure gates of the Resort at Longboat Key Club, the Privateer condos offer convenient access to all the lifestyle hubs within the island. Its site is only about 100 meters from the resort’s gate at Gulf of Mexico Drive, a corridor leading to the town’s various activity centers.
A short drive northward this main road leads to the Shoppes of Bay Isles and to Longboat’s newly renovated Bayfront Park. Southward, the life and leisure choices available extend to the popular commercial hub of St. Armands Circle.
Outings onwards east graduate to the kaleidoscopic mainland delights of downtown Sarasota which too are very much a part of the lifestyle that the Privateer offers. The Privateer offers kaleidoscope views of the delights of the mainland and of downtown Sarasota, which are very much a part of the lifestyle home seekers are searching for.