Looking for a second home or retirement home where most of your days will be sunny and your winters mild? Your dream location could be Sun City Center in Sun City Center, Florida. At this 55+ community, you can shake off winter forever and replace it with a mild 3-season climate where there are 300 sunshiny days per year.
This self-contained village has everything you will need including grocery and retail stores, worship centers, hospital and a wide array of amenities. The community is run solely by resident volunteers. A membership association comprised of resident volunteers oversees all community amenities. The three activity center facilities are owned and managed by a volunteer Community Association Board of Directors elected by the residents.
Sun City Center is a debt-free community and operates on a pay as you go basis. All the facilities are paid for and the community does not rely on special assessments to meet budget needs. The low annual dues are less than what other communities charge per month.
At Sun City, you’ll find a wide range of housing styles including single-family, duplexes and condos with size and price ranges available to meet most everyone’s needs. Sun City is a golf cart community which means that streets have been approved for golf cart use. Many residents sell their 2nd car and just use the golf cart as the second means of transportation.
And speaking of golf, the community is home to the acclaimed Ben Sutton Golf School. The Greater Sun City Center Florida has six golf courses including championship and executive courses. You’ll find one of these outstanding courses at Club Renaissance, a par-72 design which stretches from 4,651 to 6,701 yards. Members and visitors can choose from six sets of tee decks to make the game truly enjoyable without taking any of the challenges out of it. ClubLink has dramatically improved the look and toughened up the course by revamping all the fairway and greenside bunkers. Club Renaissance is complemented by a magnificent Mediterranean-style clubhouse. The full-service facility includes an expansive golf shop, swimming pool, spa, fitness center, and an outstanding restaurant.
In addition to golf, there are numerous sports activities and Fitness Clubs. There’s a state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, a softball facility,10 tennis courts, four pickleball courts, three immaculate lawn bowl greens, shaded horseshoe pits, volleyball courts, walking and biking trails and many well-equipped rooms for a variety of arts and crafts.
The Atrium Building is located at the center of the Central Campus and is the focal point for many activities. The Atrium contains all the indoor pools, the spa, the exercise gym (fitness center), the Florida Room (a multi-function room) and several other rooms used for card playing and other activities. A personal computer lab is available for use on-site with classes offered for beginners and advanced users.
The Atrium includes a large open area containing exhibits of the work of the various arts and crafts clubs. The open area also includes a walkway for indoor walking. The Community Hall is located on the South Campus. This facility includes a large auditorium with a stage for shows.
For man’s best friend, there is a Dog Park-an off-leash facility where members’ dogs can exercise and socialize with other dogs in a safe controlled environment.
Sun City Center is located between Tampa and Sarasota and only 5 minutes away from Interstate 75 and 40 minutes away from airports. You have year-round fishing and boating; there’s a multitude of area attractions nearby such as Walt Disney World, performing arts centers, zoos, beaches, amusement parks, museums, and the Tamp Bay Rays.
Sun City Center in Florida offers a wide selection of home choices and amenities all within a debt-free community. Although Sun City is self-contained, it’s location allows you to extend your interest well-beyond the community. What more could you ask for? This community is one you will want to take a close look at. http://www.suncitycenter.org/