Gracious wraparound porches highlight the elegant clubhouse at Colonial Heritage in Williamsburg, Virginia. 

Designed to offer premium resort-style living, Colonial Heritage is an active adult community situated near historic Williamsburg, Virginia. Its 18-hole championship golf course, spacious clubhouse and other fine amenities support a healthy, active lifestyle for residents aged 55+. Its affordable homes feature thoughtfully-designed layouts and quality touches which appeal to a variety of homebuyers.

Social and recreational amenities at Colonial Heritage are centered around its 25,000 square-foot clubhouse. This beautifully-appointed facility supports a variety of hobbies, games and special interests. Multipurpose meeting rooms and a spacious ballroom are great for club meetings and community events. Residents can also enjoy a library with computers, a card room, and a woodworking shop.

When it’s time to stay in shape, residents can make use of the fitness center’s state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, take classes in the aerobics and dance studio, or swim in the indoor lap pool. Colonial Heritage’s lushly landscaped grounds also feature recreational amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool (open seasonally) and sports courts for tennis and bocce ball.

Golf at Colonial Heritage

In addition to the other outdoor activities, resident golfers can enjoy a challenging game at the Colonial Heritage Golf Club. This Arthur Hills designed par 72 course spans 6,889 yards from its longest tees, offering 18 holes of challenging championship play. The clubhouse also includes a pro shop to keep golfers fully equipped and ready to play. Even those who don’t play golf can enjoy the scenic beauty the course adds to the community.

Active adults who live in Colonial Heritage don’t have to leave the community to share a great meal either. The clubhouse’s Magnolia Dining Room prides itself on offering exceptional cuisine along with the regional charm and hospitality of historic Williamsburg. Meanwhile, The Grill offers casual dining which is perfect for a post-golf lunch or a dinner with friends.

Colonial Heritage Homes & Real Estate

The affordable residences in Colonial Heritage are designed by Lennar Homes to be particularly appealing to active adult homebuyers. The community’s first homes were built in 2004 and construction continues today with plans for a total of 1,800 attached duplexes and detached single-family homes.

The various layouts each include a minimum of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage. Homes in the community also highlight many desirable features, such as luxurious master bathrooms and gourmet kitchens with Corian countertops and high-end appliances. Additional interior touches encompass nine-foot ceilings and home network packages, while exterior elements include vinyl low-E windows, 30-year roof shingles and designer lampposts.

The area surrounding the community features many retail centers, healthcare facilities, outdoor recreations, and even an International airport. It is less than an hour to Richmond, the capital of Virginia, and just a bit farther to the shores of Virginia Beach. With the charm of historic shopping districts and the convenience of modern-day attractions, Colonial Heritage certainly offers active adults a unique retirement destination.