One Watergate FAQs
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I love golf. Are there good places to play close by?
Avid golfers can apply for membership at the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, designed by Tom Fazio and a certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary; The Concession, a Jack Nicklaus-designed, Tony Jacklin-associated golf club and host of the 2015 NCAA Men's and Women's Championship; or the legendary Donald Ross-designed Sara Bay Country Club.
Very much into Health. Tell me about One Watergate's connection with that.
Named one of NASDAQ's Top Places to Retire, Sarasota, Florida is also ranked the #3 Health & Wellness City in the United States per the new 2014-2015 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index®*.
Healthy living at One Watergate starts with a state-of-the-art fitness center overlooking our fifth-level amenity deck where you can work out, practice yoga and enjoy a refreshing swim in the resort-style pool without ever leaving home.
Sarasota is also a pedestrian-friendly and bicycle-friendly city with pathways along the downtown waterfront and over the Ringling Bridge to the beaches. Rowing, kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding on the Bay are also popular area pursuits.
The Saturday Downtown Farmers Market and Whole Foods Market provide fresh produce and healthy dietary options within a block from home. Sarasota's world-class medical facilities provide peace of mind with six area hospitals including the nationally ranked Sarasota Memorial Hospital.
How close are the beaches from the One Watergate property?
Two blocks from One Watergate you can tie up your boat at Marina Jack or travel just over the John Ringling Causeway to the private Sarasota Yacht Club. The area plays host to numerous prestigious international sailing regattas and events throughout the year. A new Olympic-class rowing competition and training facility draws teams and fans from around the world.
The renowned key islands of Sarasota lie between Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, offering endless opportunities for water-inspired activities. Boating, kayaking and fishing are enjoyed year-round. Waterfront eateries and beach bars beckon from nearly every shore. You can even wiggle your toes in the powder soft sands of Siesta Key, named the #1 Beach in the United States in 2015 by Dr. Beach.
Whether you're taking in a sunset on Casey Key or casting to tarpon in Midnight Pass, the beaches and waterways of Sarasota provide year-round inspiration and adventure.