This charming locale has transformed into a cluster of delightful retirement neighborhoods, each exuding its own unique charm. Positioned at the heart of Central Florida, it enjoys close proximity to Orlando International Airport, cruise line ports, and popular theme parks. The neighborhoods predominantly comprise single-story, single-family homes, with some featuring Villas or Courtyard Villas. More than just a residential area, The Villages epitomizes a lifestyle, granting residents easy access to a multitude of amenities via a leisurely golf cart ride. This distinctive blend of convenience and character truly sets The Villages apart.
Nestled in an idyllic setting, The Villages stands out for its exceptional amenities, redefining the concept of modern living. With a staggering 97 recreation centers, 104 pools, 143 billiard tables, 198 shuffleboard courts, 211 bocce ball courts, 224 pickleball courts, 76 tennis courts, 15 softball fields, and an impressive 54 golf courses, this community is a haven for active lifestyles that is growing everyday. An additional 3 golf instructional facilities and a pitch and putt facility at March Bend add even more variety to the mix. But that's not all, over 24 miles of scenic walking trails weave through the community, ensuring residents always have opportunities to stay active.
The Neighborhood Recreation Centers offer both practical services like ATMs and post office boxes, and engaging activities such as horseshoes, bocce, shuffleboard, and swimming. Meanwhile, the Village Recreation Centers provide a diverse range of indoor pastimes, from billiards rooms and arts and crafts to music, reading centers, meeting rooms, and well-equipped kitchens. The outdoor scene is equally enticing, featuring family pools, horseshoe pits, tennis courts, pickleball courts, and options for competitive sports. With fresh additions like Aviary Village Recreation Center, Trillium, and Water Lily Recreation Center regularly enriching the experience, making friends and embracing the vibrant lifestyle is effortless.
Calling all golf enthusiasts! The Villages offers an astonishing 700+ golf holes to conquer. Whether you're aiming for the top at the 14 Championship Golf Country Clubs, enjoying a quick game at the 40 executive golf courses, or seeking a unique experience at the 2 specialty golf courses and 3 instructional facilities, there's a course for every level. And now, with the addition of a pitch and putt facility, the possibilities are even more exciting.
Step into a world of charm and diversity at The Villages' town squares. Spanish Springs Town Square, Lake Sumter Landing Market Square, and Brownwood Paddock Square offer an array of shopping and dining options that cater to various tastes. The community's ever-expanding facilities, including Magnolia Shopping Plaza, The Villages Grown, Ednas’ on The Green, and The Market at Sawgrass Grove by Southern Oaks, ensure there's always something new to explore.
The Villages isn't just a place to reside, it's a flourishing community that thrives on offering an unparalleled lifestyle. With a treasure trove of amenities designed to cater to diverse interests and passions, residents enjoy a truly distinctive living experience.