Laurel Park, Sarasota, Florida
Historic Laurel Park is a popular enclave of artists, business people, and residents lucky enough to live here! It offers hundreds of lifestyle choices, from single family homes, to old charming duplexes and lovely apartment buildings dating back to the early 1920's. The historic fabric of the buildings and the variety of architectural styles make the neighborhood a very special and unique place. Those who live here have an appreciation for the experience of the old and the new blended together in a lovely tree lined community, in the heart of downtown Sarasota!
The neighborhood's exceptional urban location makes it a truly walkable community and allows one to live without need for a car! The Sarasota bus system is convenient for easily traveling beyond the downtown. Young professionals, artists and musicians, families, singles, retirees - they all call Laurel Park home. Its historic flavor and artsy influence is irresistible to those who crave a downtown experience along shady streets.
Laurel Park is located just a couple blocks from Main Street. Residents can also enjoy the farmers market on Saturday, indie movies at the Burns Court Cinema, and a day of antique shopping at Pineapple Square, followed by dinner at an out of the way but friendly neighborhood bistro. Also within walking distance is Sarasota Bayfront, Towles Court Artist colony and the gorgeous Selby Botanical Gardens. Where else can you enjoy the amenities of urban living lose enough to rife your bike to the beach! Hidden but unique, Laurel Park is certainly a great place to call your home.