Quick Facts

Price Range
High $200s - High $700s
Home Types
Single-Family
Number of Homes
1,162
New/Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
None
Gated
Yes
Construction Dates
1988 - 2003
Builder
Arvida/JMB Partners

River Hills Overview

River Hills is a gated active lifestyle community in Valrico, Florida. This master-planned community consists of 1,162 spacious single-family homes located just 30 minutes from Downtown Tampa and just over an hour from the Gulf of Mexico. Residents enjoy a country club lifestyle with access to resort-style amenities and social activities at the River Hills Country Club, which boasts an 18-hole championship golf course, several restaurants, and a heated outdoor pool.

Homebuyers looking for single-family homes for sale near Tampa, FL might find everything they are looking for at River Hills.

River Hills Amenities & Lifestyle

Residents of River Hills have access to the River Hills Country Club, which features a spacious clubhouse with a 24-hour fitness center, locker rooms, restaurant, bar, indoor and outdoor dining areas, golf pro shop, and multipurpose gathering spaces that host activities and social events. The community's amenities continue outdoors as residents can enjoy the Joe Lee Signature 18-hole championship golf course and practice facilities.

The outdoor amenities also include a heated 25-meter swimming pool, patio, and shaded deck where residents can take advantage of poolside beverage services. There are also eight lighted tennis courts. Members of the community can also enjoy the variety of activities offered close to home, such as golf tournaments, personal training, tennis programs, fitness classes, and social events.

River Hills Homes & Real Estate

Developer Arvida/JMB Partners built River Hills between 1988 and 2003 for a total of 1,162 single-family homes across several villages. The homes range from approximately 1,330 to 5,200 square feet with three to seven bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and attached two- to four-car garages.

Features in many of the one- and two-story homes include spacious open concept floor plans, great rooms with wood-burning fireplaces, gourmet kitchens with central islands, first-floor master suites with walk-in closets and en-suite bathrooms, and decks and patios. Additional features include spacious laundry rooms, office spaces, dens, vaulted ceilings, and guest suites. Luxury features in some homes include private pools and spas, golf cart garages, summer kitchens, and scenic views of the golf course, conservation lands, and lush tropical landscaping.

Surrounding Area

River Hills is located in Valrico, Florida, about 30 minutes from Downtown Tampa and the shores of Tampa Bay, putting residents in easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities. 

Residents of River Hills find themselves close to any daily conveniences they need, including Publix, The Fresh Market, Walmart, Winn-Dixie, and Sam’s Club. Pharmacy needs can be met at Walgreens, Publix Pharmacy, and CVS.

River Hills is also close to multiple health care providers, including Brandon Regional Hospital, Palm River Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital South, Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Millennium Physician Group, and Kingsway Medical Center.

When homeowners are looking for entertainment in the area, they can travel along Lithia Pinecrest Road, which is home to several restaurants, bars, and shops. There are also a variety of attractions in the area, including Cracker Country, Tampa Museum of Art, Florida Air Museum, Raymond James Stadium, Sunken Gardens, Busch Gardens, and the Florida Aquarium. 

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 Lithia Springs Park, Alafia River State Park, Stearns Parks, Buckhorn Park, Aldermans Ford Preserve, and Apollo Beach. Access to beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, such as Clearwater Beach, Fort De Soto, and Archibald Beach, is only a little over an hour away. 

Golfers will also find multiple courses to tee off at including Bloomingdale Golfers Club, Buckhorn Springs Golf and Country Club, Diamond Hill Golf Club, Summerfield Crossings Golf Club, and Terrace Hill Golf Club. 

Residents who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. River Hills is a 30-minute drive to Tampa, providing easy access to everything the city has to offer. For longer trips, Tampa International Airport is only 40 minutes away and Lakeland Linder International Airport is only 36 minutes away. 

River Hills Amenities

River Hills Country Club Amenities

Residents of River Hills may purchase access to the following River Hills Country Club amenities:

  • Clubhouse
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Fitness Center
  • Sawgrass Grille
  • The Oaks Dining Room
  • Wingspan Terrace
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • The Deck
  • Tennis Courts
  • Golf Course

River Hills Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

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

  • Fitness Camps
  • Fitness Classes
  • Golf
  • Golf Instruction
  • Golf Tournaments
  • Nutritional Guidance
  • Personal Training
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Programs

Single-Family Homes

Price Range: High $200s - High $700s

The single-family homes of River Hills range from 1,330 to 5,200 square feet. These homes offer three to seven bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and attached two- to four-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Model1330 - 52003 - 72 - 52 - 4

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