Noted as much for its tranquility and convenience as it is for its friendliness and comfort, Gulf Gate is one of Sarasota's most popular and established neighborhoods. Attractive to everyone—including active retirees, young professionals and growing families—Gulf Gate is close to shopping, schools, restaurants and world-famous Siesta Key Beach. The neighborhood also offers Gulf Gate Golf Club for those who enjoy one of Sarasota's favorite pastimes. ... more.Classic Florida homes—single-story ranches with immaculately landscapes, are the featured design in Gulf Gate. The broad, winding streets of the neighborhood include spacious homes with plenty of room for a swimming pool on sites that don’’t already include one.