Siesta Key offers a getaway like you've never experienced. Famous for its white sand beaches, clear, warm waters and tropical nature preserves, the area is a haven for vacationers the world over.
Siesta Key is located along Florida's Gulf Coast, about an hour south of Tampa. The area is part of Florida's prestigious Sarasota County, which is known for its clean and hospitable environment and is considered the cultural epicenter of Florida.
About 24,000 people call Siesta Key home. Some residents are permanent, but many flock to the area for its seasonable winter.
Don't forget the beaches. Publications the world over have sung the praises of Siesta Key's powdery, white sand beaches and breathtaking scenery. The picturesque view of a Siesta Key sunset must be seen to be believed.
Siesta Key Guide has been designed to help you find accommodations and plan your vacation itinerary. For those who have experienced Siesta Key and are looking to relocate, we've included real estate listings to help you find your dream home.
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Siesta Key, FL
Siesta Key is located on an eight mile long barrier
island known for it's powdery white sands. The moment you step onto
just one of the many beaches, Siesta Key will captivate you. From
sunrise to sunset, Siesta Key's world-famous beach displays its
unsurpassed beauty to residents and tourists every year.
Siesta Key Florida Named Top 3 Travel Hot Spot
TripAdvisor's TravelCast Top 10 Hot US Destinations for 2007 listed Siesta Key as the 3rd most popular destination. Nearly 4,000 travelers surveryed at TripAdvisor.
"Best Sand Beach in America" -The Travel Channel
"the whitest, finest beach sand in the world" -The Woods
Hole Oceanographic Institution
"among America's very best beaches"
-Conde Nast Traveler
-National Geographic Traveler