Manatee County is an absolute haven for nature and outdoor enthusiasts as well as those who enjoy the beach. Residents here are able to take full advantage of carefree and easy-going atmosphere of the local area. At the same time, you will find that Manatee County offers tremendous amenities and options for those who are looking to make their home here or purchase a vacation getaway. Prospective buyers who are searching for a property where they can enjoy a luxurious lifestyle will find plenty of options in the many luxury communities sprinkled throughout Manatee County.

Lakewood Ranch is a master-planned community situated in East Manatee County that is comprised of single-family residences, condos and luxury executive homes. Prices here begin in the 200’s and range up to the multi-million mark. There are three championship golf courses as well as a private club, miles of walking trails, world class fitness center, nature parks and much more.

Tidewater Preserve offers discerning buyers with carriage homes, condos and single-family homes. Prices begin in the 200’s and reach up to $4 million plus. This luxury community is situated on the Manatee River and features all of the upscale amenities you would expect, including a gated entrance, nature trails, scenic water views, tennis courts, marina, private boat slips and much more.

Panther Ridge is the perfect choice for buyers who are looking for an equestrian community with a touch of luxury. Comprise of five neighborhoods, home sites here range from one acre parcels to more than ten acres. Featuring 15 miles of nature trails, Panther Ridge is home to a wonderful selection of expansive estate homes.

Waterlefe Golf and River Club is home to condos and homes that range from the 200’s to the multi-millions and features Gulf access and championship golf as well as a community pool, two club houses, a gym and docks.

Ballentine Manor Estates-One of the best kept secrets in Sarasota, this charming community is situated west of the trail. Here, you will find a number of luxurious waterfront homes that overlook beautiful Sarasota Bay.

Aztec Cove-This Bradenton subdivision is situated on the Manatee River within a cove that is naturally protected by the mouth of Tampa Bay. Residents are afforded with direct Gulf of Mexico and ICW access.

Concession-Buyers searching for a luxury home in an exclusive golf course community setting will find everything they desire at The Concession. Designed to include only 236 custom and golf estate homes, this exclusive neighborhood assures stately and private living.

Country Club Village-This gated neighborhood is situated within Lakewood Ranch and offers luxury homes nestled around the Legacy Golf Course and Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club.

Longboat Key-This tranquil island is located just west of Sarasota and hugs the Gulf of Mexico. Buyers will find a wide array of luxury homes here, including gulf front estates.

Hawk Island-Situated along the Manatee River, Hawk Island is one of the premier communities in the Bradenton area. The estate size homes here are located on lots of approximately ½ an acre and feature private boat docks.

Hawks Harbor-This private, gated community spans 30 acres and offers residents the ability to enjoy a private enclave nestled along the waterfront. The hallmark of this community is the exclusive collection of 54 multi-million dollar estates.

Holmes Beach-Located on Anna Maria Island, this community provides residents with privacy and tranquility. Real estate options include opulent waterfront condos and homes.

Anna Maria Island-Situated just off the coast, Anna Maria Island has remained largely unspoiled and offers buyers the opportunity to live in tranquility amidst an Old Florida atmosphere. 

Mangrove Point-This quiet cul-de-sac location is situated within the sought after community of Coral Shores East.

River Club-The centerpiece of this community is the Ron Garl designed 18-hole championship golf course. Discerning buyers looking for opulent homes will find this community just east of I-75.

River Wilderness-This upscale, gated community affords residents the ability to live in complete privacy amidst a pristine landscape. Both a boating and a golfing community, River Wilderness is part of the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary System.

Riviera Dunes-Riviera Dunes is one of the most unique and innovative communities in the area. Featuring just over 200 luxurious maintenance free waterfront estates and club homes, this gated and exclusive community provides three private community marinas.

University Park-This exquisite community offers a number of individual, distinctive neighborhoods. Buyers can choose from award-winning homes designed by some of the most sought after builders in the state.