Highland Lakes is a 55+ country club community located in Palm Harbor, Florida. This community boasts great country club style amenities along with a low-maintenance lifestyle. Built between 1977 and 1989 Highland Lakes consists of 2,454 attached villas and single-family homes. Located just northwest of Tampa, Florida the surrounding area offers great opportunities for recreation and entertainment.
Highland Lakes on Lake Tarpon Amenities
Highland Lakes offers its residents great amenities to stay socially and physically active. Inside the main clubhouse residents can work out in the fitness room, grab a book from the library or enjoy a game of billiards with a friend. Outside the clubhouse residents enjoy laying poolside or enjoy a dip in the hot summer heat. Those looking for a little friendly competition will enjoy the tennis, shuffleboard, and bocce ball courts in the community. At the center of Highland Lakes is the 18-hole golf course. This course provides free play to all residents of all skill levels.
Next to the clubhouse is the arts and crafts building. Here, residents can express their creative side inside of the ceramics studio with three kilns, the woodworking shop, or the multi-purpose room with a photography dark room and stained-glass equipment. The last amenity center in Highland Lakes is the Lake Tarpon Lodge. The lodge is mainly used for club meetings and other community gatherings. Inside the lodge there is a multi-purpose room as well as a ballroom with catering kitchen. Outside the lodge residents will find an outdoor pool and boat access to Lake Tarpon. It is also available for residents to rent out for personal use.
Highland Lakes on Lake Tarpon Homes & Real Estate
Built between 1977 and 1989 Highland Lakes consists of 2,454 attached villas and single-family homes available on a resale basis. The attached villas offer one to two bedrooms with one-and-a-half to two bathrooms and an attached one to two-car garage. These homes are great for those looking to downsize without giving up functionality.
Single-family homes in the community offer between one to three bedrooms, one-and-a-half to two-and-a-half bathrooms and an attached one to two-car garage. These homes offer great low-maintenance exteriors and great single-floor living great for active adults. Most homes offer screened-in patios and some even have private pools.
Highland Lakes on Lake Tarpon Lifestyle
Residents of Highland Lakes enjoy a great low-maintenance lifestyle. An annual homeowners' association (HOA) fee covers general maintenance of the community grounds as well as all community amenities. Exterior lawn care and trash removal from all homes in the community are also taken care of under the HOA fee. This great lifestyle allows residents to step back from those tedious tasks and enjoy friends and family as well as their hobbies.
With so much extra free time, residents in Highland Lakes enjoy a long list of clubs and activities. Those looking to stay physically active will love the tennis club, or water aerobics. Others who are looking for more of a social connection will appreciate the book club, card clubs and billiards club. The numerous community parties and functions are also a big hit with residents.
Located in Palm Harbor, Florida, Highland Lakes is surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Central Gulf Coast area. Residents never have to travel too far for daily conveniences as there are great options for shopping, dining, and medical services just outside the community. Just a few miles from the Gulf of Mexico residents often plan day trips to any one of the white sand beaches up and down the coastline. The area of Palm Harbor offers a quiet oasis close to the urban city of Tampa. Sports fans will enjoy the professional sports teams such as the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team and the Tampa Bay Lighting football team. Countless opportunities for entertainment and recreation in such a scenic location draws active adults from across the country to Highland Lakes.
- Fitness Center
- Hobby & Game Room
- Outdoor Pool
- 18-Hole Golf Course
- 4 Tennis Courts
- 8 Shuffleboard Courts
- 2 Bocce Ball Courts
- Practice Putting Green
- Walking & Biking Trails
- Woodworking Shop
- Arts & Crafts Studio
- Ceramics Room with Kilns
- Lapidary Studio
- Stained Glass Studio
- Computer Room
- Outdoor Pool
- Multi-Purpose Room
- Catering Kitchen
- Outdoor Patio
- Horseshoe Pits
- Boat Launch
- R.V. & Boat Parking
There are plenty of activities available in Highland Lakes Golf Club. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.
- Book Club
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