Gran Paradiso - Wellen Park, FL

Quick Facts
Price Range
Low $200s - High $200s
Home Types
Single-Family, Attached
Number of Homes
766
New / Resale
New And Resale Homes
Age Restrictions
None
Gated
Yes
Construction Dates
2002 - Present
Builder
Lennar Homes, Lennar, Dr Horton, Sam Rodgers
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Gran Paradiso Overview

Gran Paradiso is a gated active lifestyle community in Wellen Park, Florida. This established community has a total of 766 attached and single-family homes available as new construction or resale. Gran Paradiso also offers residents well-appointed amenities and activities that promote an active and social lifestyle. The community features a lush tropical landscape as well as proximity to popular Gulf Coast beaches, golf courses, parks, restaurants, and retail shops. 

Homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Wellen Park, FL will enjoy what Gran Paradiso has to offer.  

Gran Paradiso Amenities 

Residents at Gran Paradiso have access to a wide selection of resort-style amenities. The community’s clubhouse includes a fitness center, sauna, billiards, library, multipurpose room, and card room. 

Outside, residents have access to a resort-style pool and spa as well as a spacious patio and cabanas with plenty of seating. Homeowners can also enjoy the tennis and pickleball courts. Gran Paradiso’s lush tropical landscape also provides scenic lakes and ponds that meander throughout the community’s sidewalks, perfect for walks and bike rides. 

Homeowners of Gran Paradiso can also enjoy the amenities offered throughout the Wellen Park community. These features include a townhall, on-site retail options, a food truck park, a canoe house and kayak rentals, as well as an 80-acre lake. 

Gran Paradiso Homes & Real Estate

Lennar Homes began construction of Gran Paradiso in 2002 and upon completion, the community will host a total of 766 attached and single-family homes. Homebuyers can choose from a variety of floor plans that come as twin villas, coach homes, townhomes, executive homes, estate homes, and manor homes. All homes include private outdoor spaces.

The twin villas, coach homes, and townhomes are attached models that range from 1,416 to 2,110 square feet. Attached homes offer two or three bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached one- or two-car garage. Features in some homes include spacious living and dining rooms, master suites with walk-in closets, gourmet kitchens, and lanais.

Executive homes, estate homes, and manor homes offer single-family floor plans that range from 1,850 to 3,563 square feet. They have two to six bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two- or three-car garages. Features in some homes include granite counters, spacious master suites with walk-in closets, open floor plans, covered lanais, and private patios. Some homes have stainless steel appliances, updated kitchens, formal foyers, dens, and private outdoor pools.

Gran Paradiso Lifestyle

Residents enjoy a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to a homeowners’ association that takes care of landscaping, common area maintenance, water, sewer, trash pickup, cable, and gated security. With more free time, homeowners at Gran Paradiso can enjoy spending time with family or pursuing new hobbies. A full-time lifestyle director is on staff to help residents plan events and organize clubs and activities. Members of the community can enjoy activities, such as pickleball, tennis, game nights, and special events.

Surrounding Area 

Gran Paradiso is located in Wellen Park, FL, which is just a short drive from Sarasota. This location puts residents in easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities. 

Residents of Gran Paradiso are also close to any daily conveniences they need, including groceries like Publix, Winn-Dixie, and Save A Lot. Pharmacy needs can be met at Walgreens and CVS. 

Gran Paradiso is also close to multiple health care providers, including Wellen Park Regional Bayfront Health, Englewood Community Hospital, and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center.  

When homeowners are looking for entertainment or dining options in the area they can drive down Tamiami Trail, which is home to restaurants, bars, and shops. There are also a variety of attractions in the area, including St. Armand’s Circle, the historic Wellen Park Fishing Pier, Wellen Park Museum, Englewood Museum, and the Sarasota Art Museum.

Members of the community who want to get outside can find plenty of options to explore in the area. There are multiple greenspaces and parks to choose from, including Caspersen Beach, Legacy Park, and Maxine Barritt Park. Golfers can also find multiple courses to play nearby, including Waterford Golf Club, Capri Isles Golf Club, and Pelican Pointe. 

Those who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. Gran Paradiso is a 30-minute drive to Sarasota, providing easy access to everything the city has to offer. For longer trips, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is only 30 minutes away. 

Available Models & Floor Plans

Twin Villas

Price RangeMid $200s - High $200s

Twin villas are attached homes that range from 1,416 to 1,568 square feet. They have two or three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Twin Villas Model1416 - 15682 - 322

Coach Homes

Price RangeHigh $200s

Coach homes offer 1,741 to 2,110 square feet and have three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Amelia1741322
Brandywine2110322

Townhomes

Price RangeLow $200s - Mid $200s

Townhomes offer 1,871 to 1,879 square feet. They have three bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached one-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Ava187132.51
Berkly187932.51

Executive Homes

Price RangeHigh $200s - Low $400s

Executive homes are single-family homes ranging from 1,850 to 2,032 square feet. They have three or four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Executive Homes Model1850 - 20323 - 432

Estate Homes

Price RangeHigh $300s - Mid $500s

Estate homes are single-family homes ranging from 2,130 to 3,563 square feet. They have three to six bedrooms, two-and-a-half or three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Estates Homes Model2130 - 35633 - 62.5 - 32

Manor Homes

Price RangeHigh $200s - Mid $500s

Manor homes are single-family homes ranging from 2,204 to 2,444 square feet. They have two to four bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and an attached two- or three-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Manor Homes Model2204 - 24442 - 42 - 32 - 3

Gran Paradiso Amenities

Amenities at Gran Paradiso include:

  • Clubhouse
  • Fitness Center
  • Sauna
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Billiards
  • Card Room
  • Library
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Spa
  • Cabana
  • Pickleball Courts
  • Tennis Courts
  • Scenic Lakes & Ponds

Wellen Park Amenities

Residents of Gran Paradiso will enjoy access to the following proposed Wellen Park amenities:

  • Townhall
  • Canoe House
  • Brewpub Building
  • Food Truck Park
  • On-site Retail
  • The Great Lawn
  • Outfitter - Kayak & Paddle Board Rentals
  • Playground for Grandkids
  • Splash Pad for Grandkids
  • 80-Acre Lake

Gran Paradiso Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Gran Paradiso. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Pickleball
  • Tennis

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