Unparalleled bay views! This well-appointed, 5th-floor waterfront condo, located in Marina Bay in the heart of Bay Isles, offers the best water views around. Exquisitely positioned amidst acres of tropical landscaping and bayfront walking paths, this three bedroom, two and a half bath residence boasts over 3,000-square-feet of indoor living space and is adjacent to the Moorings Marina for the interested boat owner. A semi-private elevator shared with only one other unit connects directly to a lovey foyer. Open the front door and you are greeted by a large, open living area with floor-to-ceiling windows and with 180-degree views of both the bay and the ocean in the distance. The open feel continues as you walk onto a spacious, screened-in terrace complete with tile floors and captivating views of both the bay and Marina. Relax on the terrace at night as you watch the sparkling lights of the Marina and the city of Sarasota in the distance. Enjoy the expansive eat-in kitchen with a dining space, breakfast bar, storage, wood cabinets, and lots of counter space. Full-size laundry room off the kitchen includes a utility sink, abundant cabinetry, and counter space. In your Master Suite, you will enjoy spectacular bay views and direct entrance onto the terrace. The master suite features include plantation shutters, three large closets of which two are walk-in, a double vanity, a large soaking tub, walk-in shower, and a private WC. At the other end of the unit, two guest rooms share an open front terrace and guest bath. The den/bedroom has beautiful built-in shelving, and plantation shutters and has ample room to use as a flex space. The split floorplan of the common area offers private spaces for both you and your guest to enjoy. This impressive condo offers more overall storage space throughout the unit than most homes. Gated entry provides secure access to the garage. A charming community comprised of only 60 residences within the confines of Bay Isles, Marina Bay includes appealing amenities: 24-hour manned guard gate, contained lobbies, on-site management, fitness center, tennis, pickle ball, gazebos, and stationary gas grills, plus EV charging stations. The heated swimming pool and hot tub are located in a beautifully groomed enclosed area with verdant bushes and trees. Want to go to the beach as well? Your unit includes membership in a private beach club as well with ample changing facilities. Your home is only minutes to St. Armand’s Circle, the Longboat Key Club and downtown Sarasota. Vacation or stay a lifetime – It’s all here waiting for you!