Waterside Lakewood Ranch

It is no mystery where Waterside got its name! With more than 1,000 acres of lakes, you have waterside views at every turn here. The Waterside community is the first community of Lakewood Ranch to be built in Sarasota County. It is a unique neighborhood that fully embraces the natural Florida habitat and encourages outdoor living. A nature center, walking trails and an eight acre park are all prominent features in the neighborhood.

Do you have a taste for the finer things in life? With a focus on culture and the arts, the Waterside community has its own play house for the performing arts. The community center also hosts many cultural events or can be used for private parties. The neighborhood also features many boutique shops and dining venues to enhance the lifestyle of the residents.

Builders Featured In Waterside:

  • Arthur Rutenberg Homes
  • Homes by Towne
  • Lee Wetherington
  • Pulte Homes

** These are all custom homes ranging in size from 2,500 sq.ft. to 10,000 sq.ft. Priced High $400’s to over $1 million

Available Properties:  https://www.hindsonrealty.com/waterside-properties/

Amenities in Waterside:

  • 1,000 Acres of Lakes
  • Boating, Kayaking and Canoeing
  • 8 Acre Community Park
  • Nature Center and Trails
  • Performing Arts Center
  • Community Center


  • Tatum Ridge Elementary School – Pre K – 5th
  • Mcintosh Middle School – 6th – 8th
  • Booker High School – 9th – 12th

About Waterside Homes:

All of the homes at Waterside are premium estate homes that have been custom built. There are four prominent builders in this neighborhood, each offering unique styles and sizes of homes to appeal to a wide variety of tastes.

This is one of the newest of all of the Lakewood Ranch villages and construction is still taking place. The builders will limit the amount of homes in the area to ensure superior quality of living and ample privacy and space for each homeowner.

What’s Nearby:

  • Entertainment Venues
  • Cultural and Art Experiences
  • Gulf Coast Beaches
  • Golf Courses
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Dining
  • Shopping