IslandWalk at the West Villages in Venice, Florida is a lifestyle community that caters to families, retirees, snowbirds and those wanting a second home. Miles of boardwalks and walkways will lead to the IslandWalk Town Center that will be completed in 2011. The community is only minutes from quaint downtown Venice and beautiful Gulf coast beaches.
Built within the larger West Villages community, IslandWalk is an 830-acre gated neighborhood. The community is open to residents of all ages but active adults have found IslandWalk particularly appealing for its low-maintenance homes, exciting lifestyle and proposed world-class amenities. All the action for community amenities and social activities will occur around the Town Center. West Villages already features miles of scenic walking paths perfect for exercising, meeting neighbors or just to get outside and enjoy the Florida sunshine. Tropical landscaping surround the area for a lush, natural environment that is rich in culture.
IslandWalk at West Villages Amenities
The IslandWalk Town Center broke ground in 2010. Upon completion in 2011 this magnificent facility will host indoor amenities such as a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center with cardiovascular and strength equipment.
Craft rooms for arts and crafts related classes, and meeting and community rooms for social functions and events will also be available. Residents at IslandWalk can also join existing clubs, or start new ones. A full-time activities director will assist with groups and planned events.
Residents who enjoy the outdoors at IslandWalk will find friendly competition on the basketball court, enjoy lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, or get together for some bocce ball. A heated lagoon pool will offer relaxation periods or a heated outdoor lap pool will serve as a great way to stay fit by swimming laps or participating in a water aerobics class. IslandWalk at West Villages will eventually have its own beauty salon, deli, gas station, playground, and post office - all conveniently located within walking or biking distance at the Town Center.
IslandWalk at West Villages Homes & Real Estate
IslandWalk at the West Villages is a luxury community offering single-family homes and attached villas. Construction started in 2005, and at completion, 1,869 homes will make up this community. Residences are available as both new construction or as pre-owned resale homes. There are eleven home models to choose from including the original three models offered by Divosta as well as eight new models that were introduced in 2010. The three original models consist of the duplex Carrington or the single-family Oakmont and Carlyle models. The new floor plans include popular models offered at other Del Webb and DiVosta communities. These new single-family floor plans consist of open layouts and range from 1,392 to 2,611 square feet.
The attached Carrington model offers 1,542 square feet of living space and has three bedrooms and two baths, two-car attached garage, and screened lanai. The Oakmont has 2,003 square feet of living space and also has three bedrooms, two baths, and two-car attached garage. It also features a great room and den. The Carlyle offers 2,506 square feet of living space and has four bedrooms, three baths, a formal dining room, and two-car attached garage.
DiVosta's floor plans at IslandWalk are designed for low-maintenance living. Homebuyers in IslandWalk can rest assured they are purchasing well built homes. DiVosta is one of the most highly-acclaimed builders in Florida who takes pride in the quality, craftsmanship, and service.
Venice Florida offers interesting wildlife and nature observation along the Myakka River. It manages to offer impressive amenities while maintaining a small-town atmosphere. Golf is popular in Venice with different courses to choose from, such as: Oak Ford Golf Club, The Meadows, Heron Creek Golf and Country Club, and Venetian Golf and River Club. There are also three beautiful beaches - Siesta Beach, Venice Beach, and Nokomis Beach.
IslandWalk at the West Villages is about a 30-minute drive from dining, shopping, two hospitals and an International airport in Sarasota. Entertainment in Sarasota includes popular cultural attractions like the Art Center, Asolo Theater, Florida West Coast Symphony, Mote Marine Aquarium, Ringling Museum of Art, Selby Botanical Gardens, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, and the Players Theater.
- Town Center Clubhouse
- State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
- Outdoor Resort-style Pool & Spa
- Outdoor Heated Lap Pool
- Movement Studio
- Arts & Crafts Studio
- Meeting Rooms
- Activities Room
- Demonstration Kitchen
- 8 Lighted Har-tru Tennis Courts
- 2 Bocce Ball Courts
- 1/2 Basketball Court
- Playground for Grandkids
- Walking & Biking Trails
- Beauty Salon
- Gas Station
- Post Office
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There are plenty of activities available in IslandWalk at West Villages. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.
- Water Aerobics
- Mexican Train
- Muscle Sculpt
- Mah Jongg
- Basic Step Class
- Round Robin
- Bird Watch Walk
- MidWest States Gathering
- Tennis Clinic
- New England States Gathering
- Book Club
- Progressive Dinner Club
The facility is first rate. Beautiful pool (pools), 8 great tennis courts, biking and restful views from the lanai. What's not to like!
Once we get settled we believe this community will be just what we are looking for . . . an active lifestyle . . . or just a place to relax with friends.
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