The pristine waters of Sarasota, with its many alcoves, estuaries and sandbars, play host to boaters with a special appreciation for all things nautical. As a result, you may be inclined to ask: "where is a good place to find a boat or other types of recreational watercraft?!"

The answer is easy, and you can go with confidence to Nautical Ventures Marine Center at 8050 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243. They are the recipients of Boating Industry’s Top 100 Dealer Award 4-years in a row. You'll be greeted by knowledgeable staff and an impressive selection of boats, kayaks, engines, yacht toys, and more.

Boats for Sale Sarasota

We're conveniently located in the heart of Sarasota, Florida and we know what boaters want when it comes to being a watercraft enthusiast in this special part of the state. There's something for everyone here at Nautical Ventures, and our staff has the product knowledge to help you pick something just right. We’re authorized dealers for some of the best brands in the business, and we stand behind our products 100%.

You can find all of the following, (and much more) from our Sarasota location:

Axopar Boats for Sale

Elegant design meets premium performance. This Finnish brand has won awards for its work, and it's easy to see why! Your friends will think you got your Axopar boat from the future.

De Antonio Yachts for Sale

De Antonio’s line of hidden outboard powered boats are tailored to fit your boating lifestyle, unlike anything else on the water today. Maximizing both interior space and space on deck, paramount importance is placed on your enjoyment and design represents the most vanguard look of today. Voted Europe’s 2019 Powerboat of the Year, De Antonio Yachts not only gives a great esthetic value, but also provides a functional and comfortable design.


Sailfish Boats for Sale

Sailfish Boats offer intelligent ergonomics that are both family-friendly and fishing-focused. Today’s Sailfish is the result of over three decades of design and engineering experience. We combine the best time-tested boat building techniques with the latest in marine technology to deliver a simply superior product. The entire Sailfish line of center console, dual console, walk arounds and bay boats lets you maximize your experience on the water.

Starcraft Boats for Sale

Starcraft is leading the industry in quality and innovation with fun, versatile boats that are well within reach. There's a sense of pride at Starcraft that you won't find anywhere else. Pride in our boats and pride in backing them up. While our designs have changed and evolved over the years, what has remained constant is the painstaking care and meticulous attention to detail that goes into crafting every single one of our Starcraft boats.


Tidewater Boats for Sale

What happens when you combine a Carolina Flare bow, with spray relief points, a dry chine system, and a corrugated grid stringer vertebra? Your get a Tidewater Boat that’s built to American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) standards and delivers a fishing vessel that is anything but standard. Tidewater puts its lineage of high-quality craftsmanship into a purpose-driven lineup of boats that everyone can afford.

Shearwater Boats for Sale

Shearwater Boats are the top performing bay boats in their class, with construction of high-strength, closed-cell foam injected between outer and inner fiberglass hulls, for a better cushioned and quieter ride in rough conditions. They are the go-anywhere inshore and nearshore vessel, built strong for fishing hard in adverse conditions, but also built to accommodate easy-going family trips inshore.


Sterling Boats for Sale

Sterling flats boats sets the high bar for features, performance and construction. The 100% all composite outer hull is hand laminated utilizing fine finish exterior fiberglass matt, high strength structural biaxial fiberglass fabric, composite core material and a layer of Dupont Kevlar over the entire bottom for extreme strength and puncture resistance. When it comes to Sterling flats boats, safety and fishability go hand-in-hand with no room for compromise.

Blackwood Boats for Sale

Blackwood boats ride on a performance based, modified-V running surface designed for high speed and has ride characteristics meant to deal with the slop of nearshore waters. With plenty of features built-in for many fishing situations, as well as general cruising and family trips, the lower freeboard is designed to fish and run to the grounds quickly and comfortably. The boat gives a solid feel from its high-pressure injection, or HPI, system of construction.


Boat Dealership Near Me

To find the best boats near Sarasota, head to your local Nautical Ventures location. We're conveniently located just west of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport. Just take the Tamiami Trail, or North US 41, to 8050 N. Tamiami Trail. You'll find yourself browsing the best variety of boats for sale at our marine dealership. Visit us in person, or contact us if you have any questions.

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