Featured Neighborhood – Bayway Isles
Bayway Isles is a prestigious, 24 hour guarded, deed restricted island community of over 200 families. Consisting of two main islands, Bayway extends southward from the Pinellas Bayway into the aqua colored warm waters of Boca Ciega Bay. Most of the homes have a waterfront view across Boca Ciega Bay while others enjoy the views across the water toward Eckerd College. These single family homes are valued from the mid $300,000 to $500,000 price ranges to the multi million-dollar range.
Unlike other nearby island communities, the Bayway Isles neighborhood is located within the City of St. Petersburg affording its residents all the amenities of a growing and prosperous city including excellent fire and police protection, libraries and a wide range of cultural and sports events.
This elegant community began in the early 1960s. During 1986, new home construction began on the final phase of development on the island of Bayway II. Architectural design throughout the community is appealing and styles range from modern to Spanish and European. Extraordinary lush landscaping, combined with architecturally designed homes sets the Bayway Isles neighborhood apart as a truly unique island community. The Bayway Isles neighborhood also benefits from the use of reclaimed water for lawn and gardening purposes.
The residents of Bayway Isles enjoy a quiet island lifestyle and agree that their community has been a well-kept secret for many years. Homeowners range from small families to retirees. The neighborhood is located adjacent to the famous St. Pete Beach and close to public schools, Eckerd College, grocery and boutique shops, hospitals, banks and restaurants.