Build your dream home at The Islands on the Manatee River on a harbor view lot approved for a dock. The Islands is a private, gated community situated on a 225-acre secluded island. The community features estate-sized home sites with breathtaking views of nature preserves, picturesque harbors and the tranquil waters of the Manatee River. The community is located on the Manatee River and has direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. Onsite RV/boat storage is available and a private boat ramp is also onsite. Many golfing and social opportunities are close by including Waterlefe Golf & River Club (under 5 min by boat) Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club (under 20 min). Amenities within the community include The River Lodge, a new neighborhood gathering place on the Manatee and The River Wilderness Golf & Country Club, one of the finest golf course communities on Florida's west coast featuring a championship golf course, lighted tennis complex, fitness & spa center, fine dining restaurant and lounge. The new Ft. Hamer Bridge will conveniently place The Islands to the many amenities and attractions to our South including Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota and The Mall at University Town Center. Must build with a preferred builder.