Sunset over Lake Lewisville near Dallas, TX

Living near Lake Lewisville makes a retirement on the boat easy.

Lake Lewisville is one of the largest lakes in North Texas, spanning 29,000 acres with more than 200 miles of shoreline. Conveniently situated between Dallas and Fort Worth, this popular lake offers a world of recreation opportunities, from fishing and boating to skiing, swimming, and stand-up paddle-boarding.

Lake Lewisville also offers many prime spots for camping, whether active adults want to spend a relaxing weekend at a shelter campsite or tent campsite, or bring their RV. Several campgrounds offer discounted rates for veterans and those age 65 and older.

With fun around every bend and spectacular natural beauty, it’s no wonder why active adults are drawn to Lake Lewisville. Active adult homebuyers searching for homes for sale in Texas will be pleased to find many 55+ communities that give them easy access to Lake Lewisville. Here’s a look at a few communities on or near the lake.

Frisco Lakes – Frisco

Mid $200s - High $600s

Living the lake lifestyle is a breeze at Frisco Lakes. This picturesque 55+ community wraps around Lake Lewisville, giving residents spectacular waterfront views and access to Hidden Cove Marina. Located just one mile away from Frisco Lakes, Hidden Cove Marina gives active adults access to boat storage, boat rentals, and laid-back picnics.

Started in 2006 by Del Webb, this age-restricted community will contain nearly 3,000 homes upon completion. Active adult homebuyers can explore several single-family floor plans that offer scenic views of Lake Lewisville, green belts, or the community’s stunning 18-hole golf course.

Designed by Gary Stephenson Golf Design, the course winds through the community and features a few holes tucked along the sparkling shores of Lake Lewisville. Homeowners can also take advantage of Frisco Lakes’ majestic 28,000 square-foot Village Center and Sports Complex.  

Waterford Pointe at The Tribute – The Colony

Mid $300s - High $500s

Active adults who dream of living in a lakefront residence will delight at Waterford Pointe at The Tribute. This new active lifestyle community in The Colony offers exclusive access to Lake Lewisville through lakefront homesites and two acres of shoreline just outside the clubhouse.

Natural beauty shines in this community, which contains nearly seven miles of walking and biking trails, more than 200 acres of natural spaces, and boat slips into Lake Lewisville.

Active adult homebuyers can find the perfect home to suit their budget and style preferences. Upon completion, this resort-style community will contain 417 single-family homes in four separate collections, providing 17 different floor plans.

Homeowners can enjoy the best of lakeside living and also take part in the neighborhood’s many activities and amenities. From the beachfront clubhouse to canoe and kayak launches, there’s something for every interest in this welcoming, lakefront community.

Villas at Rockbrook – Lewisville

High $300s - Mid $400s

With Lake Lewisville just a short 15-minute drive away, residents of Villas at Rockbrook are never far from the beauty and recreation opportunities on the water. This gated, 55+ community in Lewisville offers homeowners low-maintenance living in a relaxed setting.

A homeowners’ association fee takes care of lawn care as well as exterior maintenance, giving residents more time to enjoy the activities they love. A clubhouse with a multi-purpose room serves as the community’s hub for social and recreational activities.

Active adults can stick to their exercise regimen at the neighborhood fitness center, tap into their creative side in the craft room, or relax by the outdoor pool or scenic pond. Homeowners with dogs appreciate the neighborhood’s onsite dog park, which gives them a chance to socialize with neighbors while their furry friends get some exercise.

With only 66 single-family homes built by Stonebrook Builders, Villas at Rockbrook is perfect for active adult homebuyers who want to live in an intimate community near Lake Lewisville. Homes range in size from 1,447 to 2,129 square feet and feature first-floor master suites, open floor plans, and covered patios.

Orchard Flower – Flower Mound

Low $400s - High $400s

Situated in the highly desirable community of Flower Mound, Orchard Flower gives homeowners convenient access to Lake Lewisville while offering a low-maintenance lifestyle.

With just 98 residences, homeowners can get to know each other in this friendly 55+ community. Grenadier Homes started construction on Orchard Flower in 2015, offering homes that feature spacious back patios and low-maintenance exteriors.

A homeowners’ association fee covers trimming, edging, and weeding of yards, making it easy for residents to spend more time at Lake Lewisville or enjoy all their neighborhood has to offer.

Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the community’s outdoor pool and patio along with walking and biking trails that wind through the neighborhood. Residents can stay in shape at the well-equipped fitness center and meet up with friends for various events and activities at the community’s multi-purpose room.