Sawgrass is recognized throughout Southwest Florida as the Gulf Coast area's premiere residential address. Our manageable size (just over 500 homes) and convenient location, just 3.9 miles from downtown Venice's cultural offerings, shopping and dining, offer an ideal combination of privacy and accessibility. Our scenic property is home to natural preserves, wildlife, and gorgeous birds including Bald Eagles. Our commitment to the environment is evident in the way we maintain our properties, natural resources, common areas and utilities. We support the market values of our homes and insure that our community is 100% compliant with all permitting requirements of SWFWMD and Sarasota County. We invite you to explore our beautiful setting and outstanding amenities including Tennis, Pickle Ball, Clubhouse with exercise, card and meeting rooms, an active social calendar, beautifully landscaped resort-style pool, and access to the Waterford/Sawgrass Golf Course, designed by Ted McAntis. Sawgrass is a welcoming, friendly, safe and secure gated community. Come and see why we have been voted the Number One Residential Community in Venice. Click on Public Info for a Map, overview of our Activities, our brochure, Covenants, By-Laws and Community Wide Standards.
Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. Venice consists of a large section of mainland, as well Venice Island, which is surrounded by the man-made intercoastal waterway. The city is located south of Nokomis and north of Englewood. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 20,748. It is noted for its large snowbird population and was voted as a top 10 Happiest Seaside Towns by Coastal Living. Venice is a principal city of the Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.