Sun City Apple Valley – A Southern California Hidden Retirement Haven

Sun City Apple Valley is a friendly active adult community in Southern California\'s Inland Empire area.
Sun City Apple Valley is a friendly active adult community in Southern California’s Inland Empire area.

Sun City Apple Valley welcomes active adults to Southern California’s beautiful Inland Empire. With plans for just 1,700 homes, this community is smaller than many Del Webb developments, yet its two spacious clubhouses have plenty of amenities to support an active adult lifestyle. Its picturesque location also provides a mix of small-town charm and panoramic views of the San Gorgonio Mountains.


The first homes in Sun City Apple Valley were built by Del Webb in 2004 and development plans allow for 1,700 single-family homes. Today’s homebuyers can choose from available resale and new construction homes. Highlights include main-level living, spacious master bedroom suites, covered patios, and optional courtyards.

Single-family designs throughout the community include models ranging from 1,099 to over 2,300 square feet. Homes have two or three bedrooms, two to three bathrooms and two-car garages. Several floor plans also include a separate den and some have larger, two-and-a-half-car garages.


Amenities at Sun City Apple Valley are spread across two spectacular clubhouses: the 22,000 square-foot Aspen Clubhouse and the 8,000 square-foot Mariposa Lodge. The Aspen Clubhouse is reserved for Sun City Apple Valley residents, although its 27-hole Ashwood Golf Course is open to the public.

Access to the Mariposa Lodge is included as part of Sun City’s association fees, but residents of the neighboring Jess Ranch and Wyndham Rose communities can also use the facility for a fee. As the community’s main amenity center, the Aspen Clubhouse is the central hub for social and recreational activities.

The clubhouse offers inviting social areas including a fireside lounge, a cozy library and a grand ballroom. The state-of-the-art fitness center makes it easy to stay in shape with cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, an aerobics and dance studio, and an indoor lap pool. Hobby and game rooms let residents enjoy pastimes like cards, billiards, computers, and crafts.

The 27-hole Ashwood Golf Course beautifully winds throughout the community offering stunning views.

The Aspen Clubhouse’s outdoor recreations continue with a resort-style swimming pool and spa, two lighted tennis courts and bocce ball courts. Residents can relax on the outdoor patio, complete with a fireplace, and explore the community with winding walking trails.

The 27-hole Ashwood Golf Course is also a favorite recreation for resident golfers. The Mariposa Lodge features additional amenities, including a state-of-the-art fitness center, an arts and crafts studio, a library and a billiards room. The grounds of the Mariposa Lodge also feature an outdoor swimming pool and spa, tennis and bocce ball courts, and an outdoor amphitheater.

Sun City Apple Valley enjoys a scenic location and Southern California’s sunny climate, as well as convenient access to local shopping centers, restaurants and daily services. It is an ideal location for active adults who want an amenity-rich community away from the congestion of larger city areas. For more information on this community click here: Sun City Apple Valley – Apple Valley, CA

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