An 18-hole golf course is located next door and offers stunning views.

An 18-hole golf course is located next door and offers stunning views.

Sun Crest is an age-restricted neighborhood that's part of the master-planned development of Highland Vistas. Located in Mesquite, Nevada, this gated community features an intimate atmosphere with convenient access to an impressive array of amenities, both indoors and outdoors. It's within easy reach of recreational activities and local attractions, offering 55+ active adults plenty of ways to pursue a socially active and healthy lifestyle.

RFMS, Inc. began construction in 2007, and building is ongoing with plans for 46 single-family homes. Ranging in size from around 1,500 square feet to just over 2,100 square feet, floor plans typically include two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and a two- or three-car garage. Homes are currently available on a new and resale basis. Additional features include covered patios and gourmet kitchens, and the neighborhood is surrounded by amazing mountain vistas. Although Sun Crest doesn't have on-site recreational opportunities, residents regularly meet for club activities — golf, aerobics, soccer and table tennis — and group events.

The amenities in nearby Mesquite offer residents plenty of ways to stay in shape. The Mesquite Recreation Center is only a short drive away and features two gyms, an aerobics and dance studio, an indoor pool, and two racquetball courts. There's a second pool outdoors, along with a soccer field. Residents will also find the Falcon Ridge Golf Course located right next door to the neighborhood.

The beautifully landscaped, 18-hole course welcomes all levels of play and is surrounded by scenic views. Golfers can get practice strokes in at a driving range and putting green, or relax and unwind at Scotty's Bar and Grill after a day on the links. Another plus for Sun Crest is its proximity to the award-winning Mesa View Regional Hospital in Mesquite. Residents are also minutes away from Interstate 15 and within driving distance of the McCarran International Airport. They can also take day trips across the border into Arizona and Utah.

Outdoor enthusiasts are often drawn to the area for its proximity to some of the nation's best recreational parks and preserves, including Bryce Canyon, Cathedral Gorge and Cedar Breaks National Monument. The Hoover Dam is within easy reach, along with Lake Mead National Recreation Area and its year-round outdoor recreation. Mesquite itself is also home to spas, great golf clubs, museums, casinos and restaurants.

With beautiful and newer homes, nearby amenities and amazing scenery, Sun Crest is an age-restricted community that offers a quiet retreat for 55+ active adults.