Heather Gardens features many amenities to keep its residents happy, healthy and busy.

Heather Gardens features many amenities to keep its residents happy, healthy, and busy.

Located in Aurora, Colorado, just 14 miles from downtown Denver, Heather Gardens is a well-established community which offers homes in a wide range of sizes and styles. The grounds feature a 198-acre park-like setting as well as outdoor amenities including a 9-hole golf course. Its prime location also puts residents within easy reach of shopping, dining and recreational attractions.

Heather Gardens was developed between 1973 and 1986, by EDI. The community welcomes active adults aged 55 or better and supports an active lifestyle with an exciting line-up of indoor and outdoor amenities.


When it comes to homes, Heather Gardens offers affordable condos, duplexes and townhomes. Condos, arranged in mid-rise buildings with elevators, make up the majority of the community's homes. These diverse homes range in size from 780 to 2,364 square feet. Units include one to three bedrooms and one to three bathrooms. Some also have separate dens, while every model has at least one patio or balcony.

Most buildings feature underground garage parking as well. Duplex homes, known as County Place Patio Homes, range in size from 926 to 1,663 square feet. They typically feature two or three bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, private patios, and attached two-car garages.

Most also have full basements. The community also includes a small number of townhomes. These 1,658 square-foot homes offer two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and two-car garages. They may also feature finished basements which add an extra bedroom and full bathroom.


At the heart of the community, residents can gather in the 50,000 square-foot clubhouse. This facility brings residents together with a number of social areas including an inviting fireside lounge, a library and a computer center. Hobby and game rooms let residents enjoy activities such as cards, billiards and table tennis. Residents can also explore their creativity with an arts and crafts studio, a ceramics studio and a woodworking shop. When it comes to staying in shape, the clubhouse fitness center offers cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, as well as locker rooms,  an indoor swimming pool, and spa area. 

The clubhouse also features the Blossoms Restaurant and Bar for on-site dining. Outdoors, the amenities continue with a resort-style swimming pool. Resident golfers can enjoy a game on the 9-hole golf course or practice their skills on the putting green. The grounds also include two tennis courts, horseshoe pits, walking and biking trails, a picnic area, gardening areas, and a lot for R.V. parking.

The clubhouse also features the Blossoms Restaurant and Bar for on-site dining

The clubhouse also features the Blossoms Restaurant and Bar for convenient on-site dining.

Beyond its indoor and outdoor amenities, Heather Gardens features a social calendar full of classes, clubs and activities. Special-interest groups and clubs cover many different topics including social games, politics, gardening, investing, writing, and book discussion. There are also support groups for several different health conditions. 

For active adults in the Denver area, Heather Gardens provides affordable homes, exciting amenities and a prime location. For more information on this community click here: Heather Gardens - Aurora, CO