Quick Facts

Price Range
High $300s - Low $600s
Home Types
Single-Family
Number of Homes
758
New/Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
None
Gated
Yes

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Overview

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch is a gated active lifestyle community without age restrictions in Sarasota, Florida. It’s part of the greater Palmer Ranch master-planned community, giving residents access to a variety of amenities and an ideal location. Spacious single-family homes are available and buyers may also be interested in the maintenance-free villas that are included in this neighborhood. 

The community's location in Sarasota offers residents the opportunity to explore more than 20 lakes and preserves. Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch offers scenic and serene living for anyone who enjoys their privacy but also appreciates a dynamic neighborhood with amenities like a pool and tennis courts.

Active adult homebuyers looking for low-maintenance homes for sale in Sarasota will want to consider the resale homes available at Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch. 

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Amenities 

Residents at Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch have access to several neighborhood amenities, including a clubhouse with private rooms that are used for community events, parties, and socials hosted by residents. There are two hard-surface tennis courts in a recreational area right outside, as well as a basketball court. There is also a pool with a spacious patio that includes shaded space. More than 17 preserves, lakes, and ponds can be found throughout the master-planned development, which are easily viewed from the walking paths and trails that are also good for biking and jogging. Canoe access is also provided at some of the waterfront areas. 

Residents can access the Legacy Trail from their neighborhood, which is a 10-mile trail that runs from Sarasota to Venice. For residents with families or visiting grandchildren, a playground is also available. 

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Homes & Real Estate

Construction began at Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch in the 1990s. It’s part of the Palmer Ranch master-planned development and consists of 758 single-family resale homes and maintenance-free villas. Most homes have between approximately 1,768 and 3,976 square feet and feature three and six bedrooms and three and five bathrooms.

Homes are either one or two stories, many with additional space that can be used for offices, dens, or media rooms. Large foyers and kitchen islands are standard, and some homes have granite counters, stainless steel appliances, pantries, and built-in dining tables. There is also outdoor space with every property and large master suites with walk-in closets. Buyers can choose homes with vaulted ceilings, screened lanais, private pools, or breakfast bars.

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Lifestyle 

Residents enjoy a maintenance-lifestyle when they choose to live in one of the attached villas in the Savannah or Somerset neighborhoods, which have everything included. All residents at Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch enjoy an association that takes care of landscaping and managing the two staffed guard gates at either entrance. 

Surrounding Area 

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch is located in Sarasota, Florida, near the Gulf of Mexico, putting residents in easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities. 

Residents of Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch don’t have to go far to find the daily conveniences they need, including grocery stores like Publix and Whole Foods. The Westfield Sarasota Square shopping mall is just a few miles away, and the community is also close to pharmacies like Walgreens and CVS and banks such as Wells Fargo and Bank of America. Dining out is also easy, restaurants such as Ginza and KaCey’s Seafood are nearby. For something different, Yoder’s Restaurant and Amish Village is a short drive. Entertainment is easy to find in downtown Sarasota, where there are shops and theaters and museums like the Sarasota Art Museum and The Ringling.  

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch residents who want to get outside will find plenty of options close by, starting with the beach. The white sands of Siesta Key are 15 minutes away, and there are also multiple golf courses to play nearby. Golfers can elect to tee off at local courses including Bobby Jones Golf Club, The Highlands Golf Course, and Tatum Ridge Golf Links. The parks residents can enjoy include Culverhouse Nature Park, which is close, as well as Celery Fields and Potter Park. 

Multiple hospitals and health care facilities are also close to Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch, such as Doctors Hospital, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Center, and Sarasota Memorial Hospital. 

Residents who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch is right off Interstate 75, making it easy to get to other parts of Florida. Tampa and St. Petersburg are only an hour away and Naples is about two hours south. For trips that involve checked luggage, the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is less than half an hour away.  

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Amenities

Amenities at Turtle Rock at Palmer Ranch include:

  • Clubhouse
  • Multi-Purpose/Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Playground for Grandkids
  • Walking & Biking Trails

Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Basketball
  • Tennis

Single-Family Homes

Price Range: High $300s - Low $600s

The single-family homes of Turtle Rock on Palmer Ranch are between approximately 1,768 and 3,976 square feet, though some homes may be outside this range. Most homes feature three and six bedrooms and three and five bathrooms.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Model1700 - 39003 - 63 - 50

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