Quick Facts

Price Range
High $100s - Mid $300s
Home Types
Single-Family
New/Resale
New And Resale Homes
Age Restrictions
55+
Gated
Yes
Construction Dates
1987 - 2000

Park Forest Overview

Park Forest is a 55+ community located in Englewood, Florida which offers single-family homes to prospective residents. The amenities at Park Forest include features such as clubhouse, an outdoor pool, and a picnic area. This community also offers several events and clubs to residents such as holiday parties and potluck suppers.

Homeowners that are actively searching for property in Englewood, FL will enjoy all that Park Forest has to offer. 

Park Forest Amenities & Lifestyle 

Residents of Park Forest can enjoy the community clubhouse that is home to a meeting room. Outside the clubhouse, homeowners have access to a pool, spa, and patio. Those who wish to stay active can take advantage of the community's tennis, pickleball, and shuffleboard court. There is also a picnic area for homeowners to utilize. Park Forest is also home to several scenic ponds that create a picturesque setting. 

Homeowners at Park Forest enjoy living a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to the Park Forest Homeowners' Association which takes care of common area maintenance. Park Forest offers several clubs and events to its residents such as water aerobics, holiday parties, monthly ladies’ luncheons, and potluck suppers. With more available free time, residents are able to enjoy pursuing new hobbies or spending time with family.

Park Forest Homes & Real Estate 

Park Forest was constructed between 1987 and 2000 and consists of a variety of single-family homes. The single-family homes range from 1,304 to 2,313 square feet, although some homes may be outside this range. Most of the homes have two to three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Features in some homes include views of the community ponds and screened lanais. 

Surrounding Area 

Park Forest is located in Englewood, near Sarasota. This location puts residents in easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities. 

Residents of Park Forest are also close to any daily conveniences they may need, including Publix, Winn-Dixie, and Walmart. Pharmacy needs can be met at CVS and Walgreens.

Park Forest is also close to multiple health care providers, including Englewood Community Hospital, the Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. 

When homeowners are looking for entertainment or dining options in the area they can travel along Indiana Avenue which is home to several restaurants, bars, cafes, and shops. There are also a variety of attractions in the area, including the Englewood Museum and the Venice Museum and Archives.

Homeowners who want to get outside will find plenty of options to explore in the area. There are multiple greenspaces and parks to choose from, including Ann and Chuck Dever Regional Park, Challenger Park, and Lemon Bay Park and Environmental Center. Golfers will also find multiple courses to play nearby, including Myakka Pines Golf Club, Boca Royale Golf and Country Club, and Oyster Creek Golf Country Club.

Residents who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. Park Forest is a 50-minute drive to Downtown Sarasota, providing easy access to everything the city has to offer. For longer trips, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is just under an hour away. 

Park Forest Amenities

Amenities at Park Forest include:

  • Clubhouse
  • Meeting Room
  • Spa
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Tennis Courts
  • Pickleball Courts
  • Shuffleboard Courts
  • Picnic Area
  • Scenic Lakes & Ponds

Park Forest Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

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

  • Committees
  • Holiday Parties
  • Pickleball
  • Ping Pong
  • Potluck Suppers
  • Recreational Events
  • Social Events
  • Water Aerobics

Single-Family Homes

Price Range: High $100s - Mid $300s

The single-family homes of Park Forest range from 1,304 to 2,313 square feet, although some homes may be outside this range. Most of the homes have two to three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Model1304 - 23132 - 320

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