Sun City Summerlin near Las Vegas, Nevada is a 55+ active adult community with 7,779 single-family and attached homes constructed by builder Del Webb. Sun City Summerlin, part of the Summerlin master-planned community on the western edge of Las Vegas, is the largest active adult community in Nevada.
With its location in the Spring Mountain Range at an elevation of 3,000 feet, the community enjoys cooler temperatures and cleaner air than the lower elevations of the Las Vegas valley. The pleasant climate, world-class amenities, and desirable Las Vegas location all make Sun City Summerlin an inviting choice for many active adult homebuyers.
Sun City Summerlin offers so many amenities that it needs four clubhouses to contain them all.
The Desert Vista Community Center boasts 44,000 square feet of space for a grand ballroom with a dance floor and stage. It also has a fitness center with the latest exercise equipment and an aerobics room.
The Mountain Shadows Clubhouse includes an indoor spa, exercise room, racquetball court, and ping pong tables.
The Pinnacle Clubhouse has a 312-seat theater used to present live performances, movies, and speakers.
The Sun Shadows Clubhouse houses an Olympic-size indoor pool and a spa. It also includes several multi-purpose rooms, card rooms, and an aerobics studio.
All of the clubhouses have several meeting rooms and hobby and craft studios, as well as a total of three restaurants.
Outdoors, Sun City Summerlin features three pools, 13 tennis courts, two pickleball courts, bocce ball courts, a softball field, shuffleboard court, horseshoe pits, an outdoor walking track, a miniature golf course, two championship 18-hole courses, and one executive 18-hole course.
Ray Glasser, a professional real estate agent who serves buyers in four Las Vegas 55+ communities, says, "One of the great benefits that draws people to want to live at Sun City Summerlin is the fantastic amenities. It has 3 beautiful golf courses, indoor and outdoor pools, 4 clubhouses, and over 80 clubs and interest groups. In fact, Sun City Summerlin offers more amenities than any other active adult community in Las Vegas."
Sun City Summerlin has a variety of restaurants and shops nearby in the larger Summerlin community. A short drive to Las Vegas provides homeowners with world-class entertainment venues. Nearly every casino on the Las Vegas Strip offers stage shows, multiple fine restaurants, and extensive shopping. The Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas is a one-of-a-kind light and sound show.
The city of Las Vegas offers several sports arenas and many shopping centers. The residents of Sun City Summerlin have ready access to the western rim of the Grand Canyon and the boating, fishing, and water sports of Lake Mead and the Colorado River.