Sand Key is primarily residential area of Clearwater Beach located on a barrier island, bordered by the beautiful Gulf of Mexico on the West and the Intracoastal Waterway on the East. A bridge over the Clearwater Pass at the North end of Sand Key leads to the tourist attractions of Clearwater Beach, and to the South lies Belleair Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, and additional Tampa Bay beach communities along the barrier islands.
Less than a mile wide, the Western side of Gulf Blvd has sandy white beaches and a row of high rise condominiums. The Eastern side of Sand Key fronts on the Intracoastal Waterway. Condo's, townhouses, and single family homes line the East side of Gulf Blvd. most with boat docking facilities. Many condominiums and some houses & townhouses provide annual rentals in this primarily residential portion of Clearwater Beach.
Commercial activity is focused on the North end of Sand Key. Two resort hotels and the Shoppes on Sand Key provide a variety of restaurants, shopping, and resident and tourist services.
At the North end of Sand Key is the Sand Key Pinellas County Park offering picnic facilities, fishing, beach concessions, and a nature trail. The Clearwater Community Sailing Center is located on Sand Key and offers memberships to residents. A US Coast Guard station is located on Sand Key. Tennis courts and children's gym toys are available at the city Bayside Park.
Only a 20 minute drive to Tampa & with easy access to Clearwater, Largo and St. Petersburg, Sand Key residents find it simple to commute for work or play, as well as enjoying the recreational activities available right in their community.Find Your Perfect Rental Today