Sarasota is located south of Tampa on Florida’s Gulf Coast. It is probably best known for its natural beauty and recreational options like white-sand beaches.
But Sarasota also boasts beautiful communities, enriching arts and culture, diverse dining and entertainment, and numerous shopping districts.
Gulf Gate Estates
Gulf Gate Estates is located in Sarasota County. Its total area is a little under three square miles, of which almost four percent is water!
The public school system that serves Gulf Gate Estates, FL is highly rated, and it is close to some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, including Siesta Key.
Gulf Gate is also home to several craft beer breweries, and a variety of shopping areas and restaurants.
Miles of Beaches
Sarasota’s extensive coastline includes six islands, and each has its unique personality, natural beauty, and recreational opportunities. When you’re ready to soak up some sun, there are miles of shallow-water beaches such as Lido Beach and Siesta Key beach.
Parks and Nature
In Sarasota, FL there are plenty of ways to get out and enjoy nature!
Ken Thomson Park on Sarasota Bay is a beautiful spot for a walk or a picnic lunch. Go camping, explore forests and wetlands, enjoy river kayaking, and view wildlife at nearby Myakka River State Park.
Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium in Sarasota features an outdoor shark tank and interactive touch pools. When you're ready to escape the sun, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is a tropical urban oasis that sits on Sarasota Bay and features unparalleled horticultural displays.
Arts & Culture
At one time, Sarasota was the winter home of the Ringling Brothers Circus. Today you can visit the Ringling Museum of Art, which showcases modern art as well as old masters.
Enjoy the Sarasota Opera, Florida Studio Theater, and visit Bishop Museum of Science and Nature, Florida’s largest natural and cultural history museum.
Shopping and Dining
Discover great shopping and restaurants when you stroll St. Armand’s Circle, and enjoy upscale shops and restaurants at Sarasota’s Mall at University Town Center.
Our Sarasota Dental Practice
If you’re looking for a dentist, Deborah Simpkins, DMD has been serving patients in Sarasota and Gulf Gate Estates since 2003. With her diverse experience, Dr. Simpkins is able to provide all your family members with the highest quality dental care.
We would love to help you achieve your oral health goals. Please call our dental office to arrange your next appointment.