Trilogy at Rio Vista Overview
Trilogy at Rio Vista by Shea Homes is an active adult community with a nationally recognized 18-hole championship golf course and two beautiful clubhouses. This gated, 55 and better community has a quiet, rural feel but is quite substantial in size. Since Trilogy at Rio Vista is located in the greater San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California, it is a perfect place for those who enjoy outdoor activities like sailing, fishing, boating, windsurfing, hiking, and water skiing.
Wide-open scenery, golden rolling hills, and impressive peaks make the perfect backdrop. Residents at Trilogy at Rio Vista enjoy a quaint downtown atmosphere with small shops and restaurants in Rio Vista. Trilogy also has its own restaurant on site called "Nines" which offers American casual cuisine. Major shopping and entertainment facilities are only 30 minutes away.
Construction of the community began in 1996 with the original builder, Braddock and Logan and Blackhawk. It was originally named Summerset at Rio Vista. In 1999, Shea Homes acquired the development and renamed the community Trilogy at Rio Vista.
Trilogy at Rio Vista Amenities
The original 7,000 square-foot clubhouse, the Delta Club, is located next to the golf clubhouse. It includes game rooms, fitness areas, and an outdoor pool. The Vista clubhouse, which was added at a later date, contains 27,000 square feet of additional amenities at Trilogy Rio Vista. A fitness center with cutting edge equipment and personal trainer provide up-to-date, fun ways to stay healthy. A heated, Olympic-size indoor pool is part of the package.
For more leisurely times at Trilogy Rio Vista, residents can enjoy a game of billiards, play some cards, or simply sit and read the paper in front of the fire place or at any of the cozy sitting areas with wide open views. Residents can also meet over coffee and discuss the day's happenings at the Cyber Cafe.
Outdoor amenities at Trilogy in Rio Vista include two professional tennis facilities, an outdoor pool, and of course the 18-hole championship golf course which was designed by veteran and respected architect Ted Robinson Sr. The Trilogy golf course has numerous water features and is challenging enough for the advanced player, yet fair enough where beginning players can improve their skills. Its imaginative layout takes advantage of the gorgeous scenery of Rio Vista and players are sure to enjoy every swing.
Trilogy at Rio Vista Homes & Real Estate
At completion, around 3,000 single-family homes will make up this 55 and better community. Residences are available as new construction or on a resale basis. There are 35 different single-family floor plan models available in Trilogy at Rio Vista, including 10 models by the original builder and 25 models offered by Shea Homes.
Shea Homes currently offers eight model collections. The Monterey Collection ranges in sizes from 1,153 to 1,558 square feet. It features two bedrooms and two baths, or two bedrooms, two baths, and a den that can be converted into a third bedroom. The Peninsula Collection ranges in sizes from 1,552 to 2,054 square feet. Buyers have their choice of two bedrooms, two baths, and den or two bedrooms, two baths, den that can be a third bedroom, and formal dining room. The Wine Country Collection ranges in sizes from 1,875 to 2,507 square feet. These homes feature two to three bedrooms, a choice of two to three-and-a-half baths, den, and formal dining room. Larger homes also come with three-car garages, and some homes are available on oversized lots with golf course views.
Shea Homes recently introduced three new collections to Trilogy at Rio Vista. These options are called the Shea 3D, Sola, and Venticello Collections. They range in size from 1,212 to 2,146 square feet and come standard with two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two or three-car garage. Some models feature a den for extra hobby space or as a home office.
The original models built by Braddock and Logan and Blackhawk include 10 single-family floor plans ranging from 976 to 2,357 square feet. These models were constructed between 1996 and 2000 and are now available as resale homes. These homes feature two to three bedroom, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two or two-and-a-half-car garage.
Trilogy at Rio Vista Lifestyle
Trilogy at Rio Vista is a large active adult community offering an exciting lifestyle. Not only do many people volunteer in the community, there is a website where all residents can exchange relevant information. In addition, the Vista Clubhouse offers events not found at other communities. Weekly barbecues with live music and cocktails, ballroom events, and clubs catering to many interests are just the beginning. The Vista Club also offers a Center for Higher Learning, where invited experts talk about everything from healthy living to local ecology to world culture.
There are also several clubs and groups at Trilogy at Rio Vista. These range from pottery to motorcycles to billiards. Those looking for new exercise routine can try their hand at ballroom dancing or tennis. Get into a new hobby with the ceramics group, the jazz band, or the writer's club. Meeting new neighbors is a breeze with several holiday parties, open mic nights, and hiking groups to take part in. Wherever your interests are, Trilogy at Rio Vista will keep you entertained.
The full-time activities director also schedules Club Med trips to Mexico and the Caribbean. At Trilogy at Rio Vista, residents never have to worry about leaving their homes for extended vacations and such. Organized block watches are only part of the extended safety of this gated community. Centralized mail service, lawn care services, and pet sitting are all easily arranged and make for peace of mind during extended absences.
Trilogy at Rio Vista is located in Rio Vista, California in the Bay area. This region is especially renowned for its exciting recreational opportunities. Residents don't have far to go to enjoy additional entertainment. San Francisco and Sacramento are accessible by car. Both offer world-class shopping and dining facilities, among a myriad of tourist attractions and a variety of water related sports and activities. Most importantly, both cities offer international airports for traveling to see grandchildren or going on longer trips. For a more serene option, the quiet beauty of Napa Valley is only thirty miles away. Active adults in the Bay area will love all that Trilogy at Rio Vista has to offer.