Downsizing at The Cascades of Boynton Beach, Florida

The grand entry at The Cascades in Boynton Beach, FL boasts lush landscaping and luxurious fountains.
The grand entry at The Cascades in Boynton Beach, FL boasts lush landscaping and luxurious fountains.

Set in Boynton Beach, in the heart of Palm Beach County, The Cascades certainly emphasizes the “active” in active adult community. This beautiful age-restricted community is comfortably-sized with 928 single-family homes, yet it boasts amenities and activities to rival even larger resort-style developments.

The luxurious lifestyle offered at The Cascades is apparent as soon as you enter the guard-gated community. The lush landscaping, towering palm trees, artistic fountains, and beautiful architecture                                                                       welcome residents and their visitors.

Residences at The Cascades 

The Cascades’ 928 single-family homes were built between 1997 and 2000 by Northstar Homes. They were built in a variety of styles with sizes ranging from 1,563 to 2,417 square feet. Many prime lots feature views of scenic lakes and the golf course which neighbors the community. Active adults who are looking for a home in the Boynton Beach area will not want to miss a visit to The Cascades. Potential homebuyers are sure to be impressed by the attention to detail and harmonious architectural themes which give the development a sense of style and community.


At the heart of The Cascades, the beautifully-appointed, 24,000 square-foot clubhouse provides plenty of options for recreational and social activities. Those who want to stay in shape will love the state-of-the-art fitness center which offers a range of cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, as well as saunas to relax after a good workout. The two heated, outdoor swimming pools are also a great place to get fit. Residents can swim laps, sign up for an aqua stretch and tone class, or just splash around with friends while soaking up some Florida sunshine.

Recreational and Social Activities 

Beyond traditional fitness, residents can stay in shape with many active recreations. Tennis is a popular community sport and The Cascades features 10 Har-Tru tennis courts. There is also a well-stocked tennis pro shop to keep players equipped or help new players get started, and a Tennis Club which is a great way for new residents to meet fellow tennis players.

The Cascades offers two outdoor swimming pools as well as tennis courts, a fitness center, art & craft rooms, billiard tables, a library and cafe.

Other active pastimes at The Cascades include fun activities like table tennis, billiards, and line dancing. The many social clubs also help residents meet up to enjoy activities outside of the community gates. There is a community Bowling League and a Fishing Club, as well as a Men’s and Women’s Golf Club. There are social groups which support a wide range of interests and activities. These groups and clubs make it very easy to find friends and become involved with the community.

The Cascades development includes many areas for socializing, both inside and outdoors. The clubhouse features a lovely social lounge, a cozy library, a billiards room, a card room, an arts and crafts room, and a spacious ballroom which is perfect for a variety of events. Christopher’s Place, the community restaurant, offers casually elegant dining and residents can also pick up food and sundry items at the Market Place. Outdoors, the community gazebo is a picturesque spot to visit, and there is plenty of space to socialize on the sundeck of the resort-style swimming pool.

Its prime location, exciting amenities, numerous social clubs, and lovely resale homes make The Cascades a popular destination for many relocating retirees. For more information on this community click here:  The Cascades – Boynton Beach, FL

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