Active adults looking for a well-established community in Central Florida may find their ideal retirement destination at Sandpiper Golf & Country Club. Located in Lakeland, this mid-sized community offers affordable homes that were designed for active adults aged 55 and older. It also features resort-style amenities, including recreation centers and an 18-hole golf course.
As a mid-sized community, Sandpiper Golf & County Club contains 1,153 homes, including both single-family and attached designs. These homes were built between 1985 and 1998, and are now available on a resale basis. Of course, active adults are also drawn to the community for its fabulous indoor and outdoor amenities.
The main clubhouse at Sandpiper Golf & County Club brings residents together with a wide range of social and recreational activities. This inviting facility features many social areas, including a card room, a billiards room, a well-stocked library, and a fitness center. The clubhouse also includes both a catering kitchen and a multi-purpose ballroom, which create an ideal setting for many different parties and events.
Sandpiper Golf & Country Club also makes it easy for residents to enjoy the beautiful Florida weather. A spacious patio includes an outdoor kitchen and a covered picnic area, while the pool and spa area features a large sundeck with both covered patio seating and lounge chairs to soak up some sun. Additional clubhouse amenities include two tennis courts, two bocce courts, eight shuffleboard courts, and three horseshoe pits, as well as walking and biking trails.
Resident golfers will love Sandpiper Golf & Country Club's 18-hole golf course, a public course designed for golfers of any skill level, while everyone can enjoy dining at the Sandpiper Golf Club & Bistro. And if all that isn't enough, the community also has a second recreation center which includes a multi-purpose room, a catering kitchen, an outdoor swimming pool, and two tennis courts.
Beyond these appealing amenities, homebuyers love the community's affordable homes. Those who value low-maintenance living may choose to purchase an available attached home. The comfortable designs typically include two bedrooms and either one or two full bathrooms. Some attached homes include a one-and-a-half- or two-car garage, while others offer lot parking.
Sandpiper Golf & County Club's single-family homes are a bit larger, offering more space for those who like to entertain or have overnight guests. Depending on the model, they may include two or three bedrooms, one-and-a-half to two-and-a-half bathrooms and an attached one- or two-car garage. Single-family homes are designed for main-level living, with open floor plans that feel light and spacious. Most single-family homes also have back patios with covered lanais for outdoor living.
Affordable homes, an inviting clubhouse, and a lovely Florida location come together to make Sandpiper Golf & County Club a fabulous active adult retirement retreat.