A recent price adjustment makes this home a must-see! Relaxing comes naturally in this cozy condo that is nestled within the highly desired 55+ waterfront community of Gasparilla Condominiums, located along the shores of Gottfried Creek. This easily accessible first-floor unit is one of 59 units in the complex, and it presents endless opportunities to entertain friends and family while enjoying the quintessential laid-back Florida lifestyle. Upon entry, guests will appreciate a soothing color palette, abundant natural light, and plenty of room for entertainment. The heart of the home is the attractive updated kitchen, complete with stainless steel appliances and on-trend cottage-style cabinetry tastefully accentuated with a decorative tile backsplash, Quartz countertops, and a nostalgic cast-iron farmhouse sink. For your convenience, a washer and dryer are located in the unit. The kitchen flows effortlessly into the living room with its spacious cathedral ceilings and a dining area. Sliding doors open to the lanai, gracefully integrating the indoor and outdoor living areas. An additional storage closet on the home's exterior is found just around the corner and is the perfect place for your beach toys. Nearby, the primary suite is a welcome respite after a fun-filled day at the beach, with a walk-in closet and a door leading to the lanai. An ensuite bath offers a walk-in shower with a tile surround. The guest bedroom has a nearby bath with a tub/shower combination and a tile surround with a linen closet in the hallway. For added convenience, this unit has two assigned parking spaces and is within a short walk to the community pool and boat docks. Comfort is key in this home, with rooms designed for relaxed Florida living, with seating configurations that allow guests to engage in conversation while encouraging them to stretch out their days, eat late, play board games, or enjoy a 5:00 cheeseboard on the lanai. This quiet enclave is within a short drive of pristine Gulf beaches on Manasota Key. Another short drive will lead you to the lively and historic Dearborn Street to explore eclectic shopping venues, savor the local dining options, and enjoy productions held at the new outdoor amphitheater. Residents and their visitors regularly delight in the fresh produce and unique offerings that can be found while visiting the expansive Englewood Farmer's Market. From one of several community boat docks, you can launch your boat on Gottfried Creek and, within minutes, enjoy cruising the Intracoastal waterway, or you might choose to drop anchor and spend the day frolicking in the waters of Gasparilla Sound--perhaps ending your day with a tasty dinner at Rum Bay, a local favorite on the water--the choice is yours! If that's not enough, you will find the community amenities just a few short steps from the front door, including a heated pool, a clubhouse, shuffleboard courts, kayak storage, and boat docks. This is a cozy, peaceful gathering place for family and friends and is the perfect opportunity for you to create picture-perfect memories. If this sounds intriguing, call today to schedule a private showing, and prepare to be captivated by this charming community. Your truly sensational Florida lifestyle awaits!